"Accidental Climber" is a documentary set to be released August 11th, chronicling 68-year-old amateur mountaineer Jim Geiger and his quest to become the oldest American to summit Mount Everest in 2014. But when he finally arrived at base camp, nothing could prepare him for what happened next. CBS 2’s Jaime Maggio talked with Geiger about his journey and the film's inspirational message.
Evelyn Taft's Weather Forecast (June 16)Evelyn Taft takes a look at tonight's weather.
DMV Investigating Luxury Car Dealership In UplandThe showroom at CNC Motors in Upland used to be full of luxury cars, but on Wednesday it was boarded up and cleared out as the Department of Motor Vehicles investigates dozens of customers who claim they were scammed.
Homeless Couple Believed Responsible For Dangerous Fire Ignited In The Center Of Palisades Bowl Mobile Home ParkLesley Marin reports from the Palisades where a homeless couple is believed to have set a fire in the park's fire pit, growing the flames with chemicals, which created a dangerous situation for residents.
Cal ISO Issues Flex Alert For ThursdayAs temperatures across the southland continue to soar upward, Cal ISO issued a statewide flex alert for Thursday.
Fire Crews Stop Forward Progress On Brush Fire Near 73 Freeway In Laguna CanyonFire crews Wednesday stopped forward progress on a brush fire burning near the 73 Freeway in Laguna Canyon that caused an hours-long closure of the roadway.
Wolfgang Van Halen Talks About Father, Eddie Van Halen; New AlbumWolfgang Van Halen spoke with CBS Los Angeles about his new album, late father, Eddie Van Halen, and experience writing about grief and loss.
Details Emerge From Prosecutors on Killing Of 6-Year-Old, Aiden Leos, On Orange County Freeway Days after the man and woman charged with killing a 6-year-old boy in road-rage shooting on the Costa Mesa (55) Freeway, they got into another traffic altercation in which the alleged shooter waved a gun at another motorist, prosecutors said in court papers filed Wednesday.
Family Of Keion Dade, Man Who Went Overboard Catalina Express Near Long Beach, Continues SearchThe family of a man who last week went overboard the Catalina Express is asking for more resources to keep the search going.
OC District Attorney Releases Body Cam Footage Of Fatal Garden Grove Police ShootingThe Orange County District Attorney's Office Wednesday released body camera video of a confrontation between a Garden Grove police officer an a suspected car thief that ended with the alleged burglar dead.
LASD Releases Hiking Form To Help Keep People From Getting LostGoing hiking? Well, there's a form for that.
Over 30 Pelicans Found Mutilated On Orange County CoastlineMore than 30 brown pelicans have been viciously attacked and mutilated along a coastal stretch of Orange County, a wildlife care organization said Monday.
Southland Heat Wave Brings With It Ants, SpidersIf you've noticed more pests around your home lately, you're not alone.
Investigators Seek Information Regarding Newborn Abandoned In Trashcan At Lynwood ParkPolice are seeking information related to a newborn abandoned in a trashcan Friday at Yvonne Burke-John D. Ham Park in Lynwood, and are also looking for a person of interest, wanted for questioning.
Police Investigating Fatal Stabbing At Park La Brea ApartmentsAccording to authorities the stabbing happened at about 2:30 p.m. near the 300 block of Burnside Avenue. The victim, who has not been identified, died after being taken to a local hospital.
STEAM: Meet A Cotton Candy Master CraftsmanKim Bui and her husband, Tim Bui, own Polar Playground in Huntington Beach where Tim sculpts cotton candy into eye-catching pieces of edible art. Of all the STEAM disciplines, being a cotton candy sculptor relies most on art and science — especially chemistry.
California Drought: Experts Talk Climate Change, Water Saving Gardening TipsAs the first heat wave of the season continues in the Southland, KCAL 9 takes a look at the state's ongoing drought, speaking with Dr. Tapio Schneider, a Caltech professor and Jet Propulsion Laboratory Senior Research Scientist, and Nick Federoff, Things Green gardening expert.
Brush Fire Burning Along 73 Freeway In Laguna BeachThe Orange County Fire Authority said there were approximately 100 firefighters on the ground in addition to dozers, fixed wing and rotary wing aerial resources to battle the blaze.
Deadly Double South LA Shooting, 8-Year-Old Girl WoundedA deadly double shooting in South LA Tuesday night killed one man and left an 8-year-old girl, caught in the crossfire, wounded.
Fire Crews Battle Brush Fire Near 73 Freeway In Laguna BeachFire crews Wednesday worked to put out brush fire near the 73 Freeway in Laguna Beach that caused a temporary closure of the roadway.
People Flock To Malls, Bowling Alleys During LA Heat WaveBusinesses large and small are feeling the heat, in a good way, as customers head indoors during a heat wave.
Exposition Park Museums To Continue Requiring Face MasksAlthough most COVID-19 restrictions were lifted Tuesday across California, face masks will still be required for people visiting three museums in Exposition Park. Katie Johnston reports.
Fire Danger Level In Angeles National Forest Raised To 'Very High' A Month EarlyThe U.S. Forest Service raised the fire danger level in the Angeles National Forest to “very high” on Wednesday, a month earlier than usual. Katie Johnston reports.
Six Flags To Give Away 50K Free Tickets To Those Who Get COVID VaccineIn the continued effort to get more Californians vaccinated, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Wednesday that Six Flags will give away 50,000 free admission tickets to those who get vaccinated at certain select locations. Kara Finnstrom reports.
Torrey Pines Profile: Municipal Beauty Hosts The U.S. OpenPerched along the magnificent Pacific coast, Torrey Pines' South Course hosts the U.S. Open, challenging the PGA Tour's best in a serene setting. Katie Johnston reports.