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Students Fall Ill At Another LAUSD Elementary School

Eight students at an L.A. Unified elementary school fell ill Monday with symptoms similar to those reported by 20 students at a different school last week.


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20 Students Vomit, Get Chills At Elementary School In Watts

Paramedics responded to an elementary school in Watts Friday after reports of several students becoming ill, authorities said.


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Police Hunt For Shooter Who Fired Into Watts Apartment, Injuring Teen And Girl, 9

Police are searching for a shooter who fired multiple shots into an apartment, injuring a 9-year-old girl and her 18-year-old aunt.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/11/2013

KNX On Your Corner

KNX On Your Corner: Watts Bears

A lot of Southland football fans want an NFL team.


Watts Towers Arts Center (credit:  www.culturela.org)

KNX On Your Corner: Watts Towers

South Los Angeles boasts a one-of-a-kind wonder – the Watts Towers.


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Man Shot, Killed In Front Of Recreation Center In Watts

A man was shot and killed Monday night in front of a recreation center in Watts.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/23/2013

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LA Approves $1B Watts Revitalization Project

The City Council voted unanimously Wednesday to approve a series of land use and planning laws that have taken four years to draft.


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LA County Park Worker Arrested For Committing Lewd Acts On Children

Sixty-two-year-old Donald Johnson was taken into custody Wednesday after a fellow park employee found a SIM card from a cell phone at the Ted Watkins Memorial Park near Watts, where Johnson has worked for four decades.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/06/2013

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Man Killed, Wife Wounded In Watts Shooting

Authorities Monday said a man was killed and his wife wounded after a shooting at their South Los Angeles home.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/01/2013

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3 Young Children Reportedly Witness Father Kill Their Mother, Fatally Shoot Himself

Authorities say three young children watched their father fatally shoot their mother and then take his own life at a home in Watts Friday night.


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3 Children Rescued From Watts Home Following Triple Shooting

Two men and a woman are dead after a shooting and barricade situation at a home in Watts.

CBS Los Angeles–03/08/2013

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1 Wounded In Officer-Involved Shooting In Watts

Authorities on Sunday continued to investigate the circumstances surrounding an officer-involved shooting in Watts.


Miguel Mendez was killed by a hit-and-run driver Saturday evening in Watts. (credit: Rolando Polanco)

Police Hunt For Hit-And-Run Driver Who Killed Disabled Teen

Police are searching for a hit-and-run driver who fatally struck an 18-year-old special needs student in Watts Saturday evening.


Susan Washington saved her son and his friend by pushing them out of the way of a hit-and-run driver. (credit: CBS)

Heroic Mom Struck By Car, Saves Boys From Hit-And-Run Driver

A mother was struck by a hit-and-run driver while her son and his friend were trick-or-treating Wednesday night.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/02/2012

Los Angeles Community High School

2 USC Students Fundraise To Keep High School Afloat

Two students at the University of Southern California have stepped up to try and rescue a nearby high school so that it can reopen for the 2012-2013 school year.