Here are the latest headlines in local news and weather. Updated twice daily.
CHiPs For KIDS: An Old Friend Joins Pat HarveyFormer CBS2/KCAL9 reporter Dave Lopez reconnects with Pat Harvey to help with the toy drive.
Old Friends And Teammates, Eli Scott And Cam Shelton Hope To Lead LMU Lions To The TournamentEli Scott and Cam Shelton won a state championship with Chino Hills High School in 2016 alongside the Ball brothers.
CHiPs For KIDS: Father And Daughter Donate DollA father and daughter get in the giving spirit even after a tough year.
CHiPs For KIDS: CWS Delivers A Care Package Of 3,000 Toys!California Water Service district manager Jim Crawford continues the CWS tradition of donating thousands of toys.
CHiPs For KIDS: Family Spreads The Holiday Spirit With Toys And GamesA family spreads the holiday spirit by donating toys and games to those in need.
LA City Council Approves Games Agreement Ahead Of 2028 OlympicsThe Los Angeles City Council Friday approved a Games Agreement with the Los Angeles Organizing Committee for the 2028 Olympic and Paralympic Games -- providing a framework for an array of details, including insurance for disasters and ticket loss and the city's financial liability in the event of a deficit.
CHiPs For KIDS: CHP Officer Jose Barrios Discusses His Favorite Parts Of CHiPs For KIDSOfficer Jose Barrios, a 16-veteran of the California Highway Patrol, talks about his favorite memories of doing the annual toy drive and why he believes its important.
Local Christmas Tree Lots May Sell Out Early This Year Due To Nationwide ShortageIf you haven't bought your Christmas tree already, now is the time to do it. Local tree lot operators are saying they may sell out very early this year.
CHiPs For KIDS: CHP Officer Amber Davis Celebrates Her First In Person CHiPs For KIDSCalifornia Highway Patrol Officer Amber Davis joins Pat Harvey for her first CHiPs for KIDS in the field.
New COVID Testing Site At LAX Opened Due To Omicron Variant ConcernConcerns over the new COVID-19 variant, Omicron, and an increase in travel for the holidays prompted the Los Angeles County Public Health Department to open a new COVID test site at the Los Angeles International Airport Friday.
Armed Suspects Posing As Police Follow Residents Home In Violent RobberyA group of suspects disguised as police followed home three victims and robbed them in a Hancock Park neighborhood.
CHiPs For KIDS: CHP Volunteer Steve HorvitzCalifornia Highway Patrol volunteer Steve Horvitz joins Pat Harvey at the CHiPs For Kids Toy Drive kick-off event at Citadel Outlets.
50 Arrested In LAPD Investigation Into Drug Dealers Preying On Skid Row ResidentsAt least 50 people have been arrested in connection with a two-year investigation into drug dealing on Skid Row, authorities reported Friday. Katie Johnston reports.
Memorial Will Honor Victims Of San Bernardino Terror AttackThursday was the sixth anniversary of the Dec. 2, 2015 attack that killed 14 people at the Inland Regional Center. Suzanne Marques reports.
CHiPs For KIDS: CHP Explorer Joshua Vazquez Says He Received Gifts From The Toy Drive When He Was YoungerWhen Joshua Vazquez was younger he received a toy from CHiPS for Kids and it made an incredible impact. Now, at 19-years-old, he is an Explorer with the California Highway Patrol and says he wants to give back. He joined Pat Harvey live from our #CHiPsForKids Toy Drive kick-off event at Citadel Outlets.
Proposed Plan Would Convert Caltrans Properties Along 710 Freeway Into Affordable HousingLA City Councilman Kevin De Leon has a plan for the 77 vacant properties owned by Caltrans in El Sereno. Rachel Kim reports.
'Gentle And Generous Soul': Bruno, LA Zoo's 42-Year-Old Orangutan, Dies SuddenlyThe LA Zoo’s beloved 42-year-old orangutan, Bruce, died suddenly this week, zoo officials announced Friday. Katie Johnston reports.
Massive Warehouse Fire Likely Caused Foul Odor In Carson, Authorities SayOfficials say a massive September fire at a warehouse which contained wellness and beauty products is likely to blame for the foul odor which has engulfed the city of Carson over the past few months. Katie Johnston reports.
Travel Advisory In Place As Omicron Variant Spreads In USA travel advisory is in place as the Omicron variant begins to spread in the U.S.
A Greater Need Than Ever As CHiPs For Kids Toy Drive Kicks OffThe annual CHiPS for Kids Toy Drive kicked off Friday at the Citadel Outlet in Commerce with CBS2's Pat Harvey. Mary Hartley from Waste Management stopped by to talk about the importance of the event. You can donate right now by texting TOYS to 76278, or go to CBSLA.com/CHiPsForKids.
CHiPs For KIDS Toy Drive Kicks Off At Citadel Outlets FridayThe #CHiPsForKids Toy Drive kick-off event got underway Friday at Citadel Outlets with CBS2's Pat Harvey broadcasting live. The CHP will be collecting new, unwrapped toys for children and teens in need! You can also donate right now by texting TOYS to 76278, or go to CBSLA.com/CHiPsForKids.
Alex Biston's Weather Forecast (Dec. 3)A high of 62 for the beaches and 71 for the valleys Friday.
Suspects In Del Rey Car-To-Car Shooting Caught On VideoIt's not clear if any of the 4 vehicles involved in at least two shootings were hit, but a stray bullet did end up in an occupied apartment. Suzie Suh and Jeff Vaughn report.
Deal Reached In Tejon Ranch Development ProjectThe settlement between the development company and an environmental group calls for the building of 19,000 zero-emissions homes. Rachel Kim reports.