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Mayor Eric Garcetti talks to KFWB

We want to catch you up on the state of the city of Los Angeles a little more than 9 months into the new mayor’s term in office. Penny and Phil spoke with Los Angeles […]

04/03/2014

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LAFD recruiting halted by Mayor Eric Garcetti

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Mayor Eric Garcetti ordered an immediate stop today to the recruitment of firefighters, saying he has enlisted Santa Monica-based think tank RAND Corp. to overhaul a hiring process that he called […]

03/21/2014

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Earthquake hits Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – An earthquake with an epicenter near Westwood struck Los Angeles about 6:25 a.m. today, authorities said. Initial reports by the U.S. Geological Survey said the temblor — located about 6 miles […]

03/17/2014

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LA City Fire audit seeks changes to management style

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Management of the Los Angeles Fire Department needs to be streamlined, with the agency divided into four geographic bureaus, the “cumbersome” disciplinary process overhauled and the fire chief given a five- […]

03/04/2014

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Historic LA church lost in flames

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A historic church went up in flames in South Los Angeles today and two firefighters battling the blaze were temporarily trapped in the building and had to be rescued by their […]

10/08/2013

Train and bus collide in L.A.

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A Metro Blue Line train and a Metro bus collided today south of downtown Los Angeles, resulting in 32 injuries, most of them minor. The crash at San Pedro Street and […]

08/27/2012