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Iraqi men take part in a demonstration to show their support for the call to arms by Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani, in the central Shiite Muslim shrine city of Najaf on June 13, 2014. (Photo credit:  HAIDER HAMDANI/AFP/Getty Images)

Analyst: Fall Of Baghdad Would Make Current Gas Prices ‘Look Like A Bargain’

Oil industry analysts are warning a brewing civil war between Islamic militants in Iraq could potentially send gas prices soaring here in the Southland.

06/13/2014

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Bill Aims To Prevent College Sexual Violence

The state Senate on Thursday approved legislation requiring California colleges and universities to adopt anti-sexual assault policies that include a written standard for personal consent.

05/29/2014

Two people were shot and one person was stabbed (reportedly inside a bar) in Carson Sunday evening. (credit: CBS)

2 Shot, 1 Stabbed Inside Carson Bar

Sgt. Armando Hernandez of the Carson station said it was unclear what led to the violence.

05/05/2014

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck was among those on hand for the 15th annual Denim Day. (Photo credit: Peace Over Violence)

Mayor, LAPD Chief Don Blue Jeans To Raise Awareness Of Sexual Violence

Los Angeles’ mayor and chief of police both put on their blue jeans Wednesday to help raise awareness and change public attitudes about sexual violence.

04/23/2014

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Officials Want To Quash Violence, Crime In Huntington Beach

Huntington Beach leaders are ready to quash recent violence and crime in the city.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/09/2014

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Residents Asked To Help Curb Crime, Violence In Troubled Area Of San Bernardino

Community members are being asked to help with an initiative to curb crime and violence in a troubled area of San Bernardino.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/03/2014

Two men were stabbed Saturday in Burbank. (credit: CBS)

2 Men Stabbed In Burbank

The suspect is at large, according to police.

03/15/2014

Running back Ray Rice #27 of the Baltimore Ravens (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Keidel: Ray Rice Another Crack In NFL Shield

Even by the pro athlete’s subterranean standards, the Ray Rice video was shocking. He made no effort to heal or cradle or care for his unconscious fiancee.

02/21/2014

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Report: Inmate Violence Spikes At LA County Jails

Violence among inmates at jails in Los Angeles County and across California has soared since the start of a statewide prison alignment plan, according to a new report.

11/29/2013

Family and friends are mourning this murder victim in Orange Saturday evening. (credit: CBS)

Man, 31, Killed In Overnight Shooting Outside Well-Known Bar In Orange

Authorities say a man has been killed in an overnight shooting in the city of Orange.

11/23/2013

Hundreds gathered in Pomona Sunday to pray for peace and an end to gun violence. (credit: CBS)

Hundreds Pray For End Of Gun Violence In Pomona

More than 200 people gathered in Pomona Sunday for a day of prayer that is hoping to stem gun violence in that community.

11/10/2013

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Pomona Police Seek Leads In Deadly Carport Shooting

Authorities Sunday were searching for leads in a deadly shooting inside of a carport.

11/03/2013

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (credit: John Li/Getty Images)

Homeless Man In His Mid-40s Fatally Stabbed In Downtown LA

Authorities Sunday said a homeless man in his mid-40s was stabbed to death on a downtown street and a suspect was in custody.

08/18/2013

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2nd Fatal Shooting Reported On Western Ave In Less Than A Week

A second fatal shooting in more than a week has been reported along Western Avenue in the unincorporated area of Westmont.

08/04/2013

George Zimmerman was found not guilty by a jury. (credit: Joe Burbank/Getty Images News/Pool)

11 Arrested When Zimmerman Protest Turns Violent In San Bernardino

Police said a march protesting the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the killing of Trayvon Martin turned violent in San Bernardino Thursday night.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/19/2013

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