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UCLA Police Searching For Shower Peeper

UCLA police are looking for a man who peeped into the shower stalls of two students last week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/09/2014

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UCLA Tests New Device That May Save Patient’s Hair During Chemotherapy

For many cancer patients, losing hair during chemotherapy can be especially hard during an already tough time. A new cap is being tested on breast cancer patients at UCLA Medical Center and it may save their hair.

03/18/2014

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4.4-Magnitude Earthquake Hits In The Sepulveda Pass

A 4.4-magnitude earthquake and at least six aftershocks shook Southern California Monday morning.

03/17/2014

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Black Judge Files $10M Claim Against UCLA Police After Being Handcuffed For Seat Belt Violation

A family law judge has filed a $10 million claim against UCLA police after he says he was roughed up and handcuffed during a traffic stop for a seat belt violation.

02/03/2014

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Young Mom Who Hemorrhaged After Giving Birth Meets 7 Strangers Who Saved Her Life

A young mother who nearly died from massive bleeding after giving birth met the seven strangers who helped save her life.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/31/2014

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Homeless Artist Inspires ‘Mondays With William’ Documentary

Four years have passed since art designer Marcelle Danan first shared her story of her special friendship with William Laga, a homeless artist.

11/23/2013

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Woman Hospitalized In Serious Condition After High-Rise Kitchen Fire In Westwood

A kitchen fire on the 19th floor of a Westwood residential building Tuesday seriously injured an 83-year-old woman, who suffered smoke inhalation.

10/29/2013

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25 Arrested At UCLA Protest At Busy Intersection

Police said they arrested about 25 University of California health care workers who staged a sit-in that has closed an intersection, causing traffic backups during rush hour at the Los Angeles campus.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/26/2013

A new effort is underway to reframe the cultural resources in Westwood Village as  key to the neighborhood's rebirth as an arts-and-culture district. (courtesy UCLA CityLAB)

Westwood Village Eyes Comeback As Arts, Culture Destination

After languishing for nearly two decades, the once-vibrant Westwood Village is desperate to make a comeback.

06/18/2013

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Man Killed From Apparent Fall At UCLA

A man was found dead Tuesday after an apparent fall from a building at UCLA in Westwood.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/21/2013

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Hand Grenade Prompts Evacuation Of VA Emergency Room

A 66-year-old patient was being questioned Monday after he found a hand grenade in the emergency room of the Veteran’s Affairs Hospital in Westwood.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/29/2013

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UCLA Water Polo Player Accused Of Raping Female Student On Campus

A UCLA freshman water polo player has been accused of raping a female student at a campus residence hall last week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/08/2013

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Mylar Balloons Blamed For Power Outage In Westwood

Several people had to be rescued from stalled elevators Saturday following a power outage in Westwood.

02/16/2013

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UCLA Students Hold Rally After Alleged Hate Crimes Against Asians

Hundreds of UCLA students held a rally against hate Thursday morning following the discovery of racially and sexually offensive messages toward Asian women on campus.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/29/2012

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UCLA Police Investigate Alleged Hate Crime Against Asian Women

UCLA police are investigating a potential hate crime after a racially and sexually offensive message toward Asian women was discovered by students on campus Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/28/2012

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