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The Suspect Wears Prada? Police Hunt For Alleged Sunglasses-Wearing Bank Robber

NEWPORT BEACH (CBSLA.com) — Police sought the public’s help Tuesday in locating a Newport Beach bank robbery suspect who has an apparent flair for designer shades. 218 more words


Too Darn Hot? Here's How To Make Your Own Air Conditioner

WARREN (WWJ) – Don’t have air conditioning on this hot day? Here’s how you can make your own.

“It’s just a fan on top of a bucket blowing on some frozen bottles,” explained Daniel Fabrizio of Warren, who made his own mini air conditioner as a matter of necessity.  236 more words


'Breathe Free' Campaign Underway To Prep Manhattan Beach For Smoking Ban

MANHATTAN BEACH (CBSLA.com) — Cigarette smokers will soon no longer be welcome in Manhattan Beach.

KNX 1070′s Bob Brill reports starting in August, the city will begin enforcing a smoking ban in all public places, including the beach, parks, and restaurants. 256 more words


Listeria Contamination Triggers Recall Of Peaches, Plums At Costco, Trader Joe's

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com/AP) — Customers of Costco, Trader Joe’s and other major retailers are being warned of a nationwide recall of specific lots of its fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots over concerns of possible listeria contamination. 274 more words


LA County Officials Move To Echo State Water Conservation Effort

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Officials in Los Angeles County Tuesday moved to put residents in step with California regulators regarding water wastage.

A motion introduced by Supervisor Don Knabe proposed adoption of new state emergency water conservation measures in an effort to persuade the largest and most populous county in California to cutback on water use as 80 percent of the state struggles with drought conditions. 293 more words


Venice Hydrant Geyser Spews 180,000 Gallons Of Water For Hours

VENICE (CBSLA.com) — Crews worked early Monday to seal a broken water hydrant in Venice, but not before an estimated 180,000 gallons flooded nearby streets, officials said. 258 more words


Funeral Arrangements Underway For IDF Soldier From Woodland Hills

ENCINO (CBSLA.com) — The parents of a 24-year-old Woodland Hills native who died while fighting with the Israeli Defense Forces departed for Israel Monday to make arrangements for their son’s funeral. 270 more words