Over 140 firefighters battled a massive blaze which engulfed a commercial building in the Central-Alameda area of South Los Angeles early Tuesday morning.
FEMA Accepting Applications For Funeral AssistanceThe applications require a death certificate that states the person died from COVID-19. Lesley Marin reports.
Robots Test Wastewater For COVID-19 To Help Schools Re-Open SafelyStudents at Vista Grande Elementary School in San Diego are back on campus and ready to learn, thanks in big part to a robot that monitors wastewater. Katie Johnston reports.
Border Crisis: Mexican Border Town Hotel Becomes Migrant Refuge60 Minutes correspondent Enrique Acevedo speaks to CBS2 News This Morning about how the Santa Rosa Hotel has become a migrant refuge at the U.S.-Mexico border.
City Of LA Opens Vaccinations To Age 16-Plus As Questions Swirl Over J&J VaccineAll vaccination sites run by the city of Los Angeles opened up COVID-19 vaccinations to anyone age 16 and older Tuesday, the same day that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Federal Drug Administration recommended a pause in the administration of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine in order to investigate a blood clot issue. Kara Finnstrom reports.
Michael Ray Armijo Convicted In 1993 Rape, Kidnapping Cold CaseAn Orange County man was sentenced to 24 years to life in prison in a cold-case kidnapping and sexual assault from 1993. Katie Johnston reports.
LAUSD Reopens Campuses Tuesday For First Time Since March 2020For the first time in more than a year, dozens of Los Angeles Unified School District will reopen their doors starting Tuesday.
Driver Killed In Two-Car Wreck In Azusa After Running Red LightA man was killed in a two-vehicle collision in Azusa early Tuesday morning in which two other people fled the scene.
Calls For Peaceful ProtestsAs people across the nation stand united to fight for accountability in the deaths of individuals who were killed by police officers, those officials are hoping to spread a message about peaceful protests. Laurie Perez reports.
Evelyn Taft's Weather Forecast (April 12)Evelyn Taft takes a look at tonight's weather.
'Sad To See It Go': ArcLight Cinemas, Pacific Theatres Closing Permanently Due To Pandemic LossesArcLight Cinemas and Pacific Theatres will not reopen due to losses suffered during the pandemic. The news comes just one week after Los Angeles County allowed movie theaters to increase capacity.
2 Men Hospitalized After Large Explosion At Valley Glen Home, Investigation OngoingNeighbors were slowing cleaning up their street Monday after Los Angeles Fire Department crews responded late Sunday to a Valley Glen home when a large explosion rocked an entire neighborhood.
Study Shows That Consumer Confidence In OC Is On The Rise As Residents Brace For Light At The End Of The TunnelA new study from Chapman University finds that consumer confidence in Orange County is soaring back to pre-pandemic levels as businesses begin to reopen and more people receive their coronavirus vaccinations. Stacey Butler reports.
Sister Of Woman Suspected In Children's Deaths Says Court System Failed ThemCourt documents obtained Monday by CBS Los Angeles show 30-year-old Liliana Carrillo, the woman suspected in the deaths of her three children, was involved in an ongoing custody battle with their father, Erik Denton.
Judge Overturns Attempted Murder Conviction For Ignacio Ixta, Jr.An Oxnard man will be home soon after a judge overturned his 2010 attempted murder conviction.
'It's Heartbreaking': ArcLight Cinemas, Pacific Theaters To Close Permanently Due To Pandemic LossesArcLight Cinemas and Pacific Theaters will not reopen due to losses suffered during the pandemic. The news comes just one week after Los Angeles County allowed movie theaters to increase capacity.
Local Teen Takes Part In Moderna Vaccine Trial For AdolescentsJack Elginer is a research volunteer in the adolescent trial of the Moderna vaccine, though he doesn't know for sure if he got the vaccine or a placebo.
Only On CBS 2: Lake Forest Man Accused Of Attacking Asian Woman, Believing She Was White, In Retaliation For Rise In Hate CrimesA Lake Forest man, Michael Rhee, faces a hate crime charge after allegedly kidnapping an Asian woman, believing she was white, with the intent to sexually assault her. Michele Gile reports.
LAUSD Begins Phased-In Reopening TuesdayThe Los Angeles Unified School District will reopen its doors at some schools for at least for a few hours starting Tuesday.
LA County Makes Changes To COVID Vaccine Sites Ahead Of Eligibility ExpansionAs Los Angeles County prepares to expand COVID vaccine eligibility, the county has made some changes to some of its vaccination sites.
Former LASD Deputy Gets 7 Years In Federal Prison For $2M Marijuana HeistA former Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department deputy has been sentenced to seven years in federal prison for orchestrating a $2 million heist at a marijuana warehouse in downtown Los Angeles.
Suspect In Custody After Reports Of Man With Rifle Prompted Lockdown Of Sylmar High SchoolAll staff and students were evacuated safely after reports of a man with a rifle prompted the lockdown of Sylmar High School Monday afternoon.
Group Gathers In South LA To Protest Deadly Minnesota Police Shooting Of Daunte WrightA small group gathered in South Los Angeles on Monday afternoon to protest the police shooting death of Daunte Wright. Chris Holmstrom reports.
Court Documents Show Woman Suspected In Deaths Of Children Was Involved In Custody BattleCourt documents obtained by CBS Los Angeles show 30-year-old Liliana Carrillo, the woman suspected in the deaths of her three children, was involved in an ongoing custody battle with the children's father, Erik Denton.
2 Men Hospitalized After Large Explosion At Valley Glen HomeLos Angeles Fire Department crews responded late Sunday to a Valley Glen home after a large explosion rocked an entire neighborhood. The cause of the explosion was still under investigation.