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An image of possible oil balls washed up on Manhattan Beach in Southern California.  (Source: CBS Los Angeles)

Popular SoCal Beach Closed Over Reports Of Oil Globs

A popular area of Manhattan Beach has been cordoned off Wednesday following a report that oil globs were washing ashore.

05/27/2015

Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveiled his plans for a "Hyperloop" transportation system on August 12, 2013. Musk claimed the system would whisk passengers between San Francisco and Los Angeles in 30 minutes. (CBS)

‘Hyperloop’ Closer To Reality: Futuristic Travel Looks To Fast Track SF To LA Trip In 30 Minutes

The “Hyperloop,” floated in 2014 by Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk, is a futuristic high-speed transit system in its nascent stages of development, but it’s closer to reality with plans for a test track in the Central Valley.

05/27/2015

A Southwest Airlines flight from San Jose to San Diego made an emergency landing at Los Angeles International Airport on May 26, 2015. (CBS)

Southwest Flight From San Jose Makes Emergency Landing At LAX

A Southwest airlines flight from San Jose to San Diego was forced to make an emergency landing at Los Angeles International Airport Tuesday night.

05/26/2015

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Lee’s Sandwiches Recalls 200K Pounds Of Meat Over USDA Inspections

More than 200,000-pounds of meat product from a Southern California-based sandwich store chain has been recalled after the U.S. department of agriculture found the manufacturer illegally marked the meat as inspected when it was not.

05/24/2015

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Bizarre, Low-Speed Police Pursuit In LA Ends After Bystander Blocks Car

A man driving a black convertible led police on a slow-speed pursuit in Los Angeles before a bystander blocked the car.

05/22/2015

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Magnitude 4.0 Earthquake Hits Southern California

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 4.0 earthquake has struck the Southern California area Wednesday evening.

05/20/2015

A rendering of a proposed stadium to be shared by the Oakland Raiders and San Diego Chargers in Los Angeles. (Source: Manica Architecture)

Land Deal Close For Proposed Raiders, Chargers Stadium Near Los Angeles

A complex land deal finalized Tuesday marks another step toward development of a shared stadium near Los Angeles for the San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders, officials said.

05/19/2015

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Santa Clara Co. Judge Says ‘Pilllowcase Rapist’ Not A Danger, Refuses To Send Him Back To Jail

A California judge refused Monday to revoke the release of a serial rapist amid fears by his neighbors that he would rape again.

05/12/2015

Smoke trails SkyWest Airlines Flight 5316, operating as United Express, as it lands without part of its landing gear at Los Angeles International Airport, May 11, 2015. (CBS)

VIDEO: SkyWest Plane With Stuck Landing Gear Lands At LAX

A small commercial airliner with 43 people aboard trailed smoke as it skidded along a runway at Los Angeles International Airport after its landing gear failed to fully drop down Monday morning.

05/11/2015

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Bryan Stow Attacker Pleads For Mercy In Separate Firearms Case

A man who smirked as he was sentenced in the savage beating of a San Francisco Giants fan outside Dodger Stadium wants a federal judge to spare him from another lengthy prison sentence for an unrelated gun crime.

05/07/2015

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