• Family Says Belongings Of Man Who Died From COVID At Santa Monica Hospital Stolen

    Family Says Belongings Of Man Who Died From COVID At Santa Monica Hospital Stolen
    SANTA MONICA (CBSLA) — In 84 years, Abraham Yomtob gave The Most Interesting Man in the World a run for his money.
    Abraham Yomtob, 84, died Jan. 15 from COVID-19. (Family photo)
    “He loved music, dancing, exercise,” Lila Yomtoob, his daughter, said.
    That was until he contracted COVID-19 and spent the final weeks of his life in an intensive care unit, isolated and in pain.
    “I thought, ‘Gosh, no one’s touched him for so long,'” Yomtoob said. “We&rsquo
  • LAUSD Opens COVID Vaccine Site At SoFI Stadium Monday For Education Staff Only

    LAUSD Opens COVID Vaccine Site At SoFI Stadium Monday For Education Staff Only
    INGLEWOOD (CBSLA) – The Los Angeles Unified School District Monday will open a large-scale coronavirus vaccination site at SoFi Stadium specifically for all L.A. County education employees, this on the same day that all teachers countywide became eligible to receive the vaccine.
    An LAUSD substitute teacher receives her COVID-19 at the Roybal Learning Center, the first LAUSD school-based vaccination center. Feb. 17, 2021. (Al Seib/Los Angeles Times/ Getty Images).
    The site at Hollywood Park
  • One Person Stabbed To Death In Mid-Wilshire, Suspect At Large

    One Person Stabbed To Death In Mid-Wilshire, Suspect At Large
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Authorities are trying to track down a suspect who stabbed and killed a person in Mid-Wilshire early Monday morning.
    March 1, 2021. (CBSLA)
    The stabbing was reported at 4:48 a.m. in the area of Olympic Boulevard and Muirfield Avenue, according to Los Angeles police.
    The victim was rushed to a hospital and declared dead, police said. The person was not immediately identified.
    The circumstances of the stabbing were unclear.
    The suspect was described as a man between 30
  • Calif. To Receive An Initial 380K Doses Of Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine

    Calif. To Receive An Initial 380K Doses Of Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – After it received emergency authorization from the Food and Drug Administration Saturday, tens of thousands of doses of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine are expected to be shipped to California beginning this week.
    A person in a vehicle arrives to receive a dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at a mass vaccination site at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif., on Feb. 26, 2021. (Getty Images)
    Gov. Gavin Newsom reported on Twitter that about 380,000 doses of the vaccine ar
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  • Driver Killed After Car Flies Off Railroad Bridge In Baldwin Hills

    Driver Killed After Car Flies Off Railroad Bridge In Baldwin Hills
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A driver died after a car tumbled off a railroad bridge and into a riverbed in Baldwin Hills early Monday morning.
    The crash occurred at about 1:50 p.m. at National and Jefferson boulevards.
    The car was traveling west on Jefferson Boulevard when the driver and sole occupant missed a corner, lost control and the car went onto an old railroad bridge and then plummeted into the Ballona Creek river bed below.
    The male driver died at the scene. He was not identified.
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  • Teachers, Food Workers Now Eligible To Get Vaccinated In LA County

    Teachers, Food Workers Now Eligible To Get Vaccinated In LA County
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Teachers and food and agriculture workers will be among an estimated 1.2 million Los Angeles County residents newly-eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine beginning Monday.
    Vehicles wind their way through the parking lots at Dodger Stadium for COVID-19 vaccinations on Feb. 25, 2021. (Al Seib/Los Angeles Times/Getty Images).
    Also newly-eligible to get vaccinated are childcare workers, law enforcement personnel and emergency services workers. They will join healthcare
  • Iconic Pink’s Hot Dogs To Reopen Monday After Two-Month Closure

    Iconic Pink’s Hot Dogs To Reopen Monday After Two-Month Closure
    HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA) – Los Angeles landmark, Pink’s Hot Dogs will reopen Monday after being closed for nearly two months due to the increase in coronavirus cases in the region.
    “One more sleep! Pink’s will be re-re-opening tomorrow morning at 9:30 am! We can’t wait to be back. Stop by and say HELLO!” Pink’s announced via Twitter Sunday night.
    The stand on La Brea Avenue near Melrose Avenue closed at the conclusion of business Jan. 3 “in order to keep
  • Fear Grows About Spike In Violent Crime Around Melrose Avenue

    Fear Grows About Spike In Violent Crime Around Melrose Avenue
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Fear is growing in and around Melrose Avenue as a spike in violent crime is scaring neighbors.
    “I’ve been a resident here since 1965 and the neighborhood has drastically changed lately,” said Shelby Blecker, a concerned homeowner.
    At least seven armed robberies and three murders have happened in the area in the last few months.
    “That’s just so bizarre to think I could walk down to Melrose or walk down to Beverly or walk down to the G
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  • Two Men Shot In Palmdale, Shooter Remains At Large

    Two Men Shot In Palmdale, Shooter Remains At Large
    PALMDALE (CBSLA) — Two men were hospitalized after being shot Sunday in Palmdale.
    The shooting happened around 4 p.m. outside 38460 Third Street East, sheriff’s Sgt. Chris Martin said.
    Both men were transported to Antelope Valley Hospital in unknown condition.
    No suspect description was available at this time and no motive for the shooting was known.
    Anyone with information on these shootings was asked to call the Palmdale sheriff’s station at 661-272-2400. Tipsters can also ca
  • WATCH: First Look At Oprah’s Exclusive Interview With Prince Harry And Meghan Markle

    WATCH: First Look At Oprah’s Exclusive Interview With Prince Harry And Meghan Markle
    (CBS) – CBS premiered the first promos featuring footage of the highly anticipated Oprah With Meghan And Harry: A CBS Primetime Special during Sunday’s 60 Minutes. Oprah Winfrey sat down with Prince Harry and Meghan, The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, for a two-hour exclusive primetime special to air Sunday, March 7th from 8:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT only on CBS and streaming on Paramount+.
    In the two-hour special, Oprah speaks with Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex, in a wide-ranging intervi
  • See Who Won During The Golden Globe Awards

    See Who Won During The Golden Globe Awards
    HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA) – Here is a live-updated list of the winners for the 78th Golden Globe Awards, presented Sunday night from Beverly Hills and New York:
    The Golden Globe for best comedy/musical series has gone to “Schitt’s Creek.”
    The Golden Globe for best actor in a musical or comedy series has gone to Jason Sudeikis for “Ted Lasso.”
    The Golden Globe for best actress in a comedy/musical series has gone to Catherine O’Hara for “Schitt’s
  • 2 Riverside Co. Sheriff’s Deputies Recovering After Being Hit By Delivery Van; 2 Women Killed

    2 Riverside Co. Sheriff’s Deputies Recovering After Being Hit By Delivery Van; 2 Women Killed
    JURUPA VALLEY (CBSLA) — The California Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash after an Amazon Prime van hit two members of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, and two other pedestrians.
    The crash unfolded at Jurupa Valley at the intersection of Van Buren Boulevard and 56th Street on Saturday night.
    Two members of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department were outside their patrol car responding to another crash. Police say that is when a man driving an Amazon del
  • Video: Multiple Trees Fall On Homes, Leading To Injuries During Severe Winds

    Video: Multiple Trees Fall On Homes, Leading To Injuries During Severe Winds
    SANTA ANA (CBSLA) – Multiple trees fell around Los Angeles and Orange County Sunday, causing a person to be sent to the hospital during severe winds.
    The high winds caused a tree to fall through a house, injuring a person in Tarzana in the San Fernando Valley area who was sent to the hospital with minor injuries. The branches of the tree pierced through the roof of the home before the trunk landed in a bedroom.
    Video from a Ring doorbell surveillance camera captured a massive pine tre
  • SAG-AFTRA Calls On Golden Globes Group To Increase Diversity

    SAG-AFTRA Calls On Golden Globes Group To Increase Diversity
    HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA) – On the eve of the Golden Globe Awards, the union representing actors called on the Hollywood Foreign Press Association Sunday to increase the diversity of its membership.
    The statement from the Screen Actors Guild – American Federation of Television and Radio Artists comes one week after the Los Angels Times published a report detailing the fact that none of the 87 HFPA members who vote for the annual Golden Globe Awards is Black. The report further alleged that r
  • Man And Woman Shot To Death In Gardena Identified

    Man And Woman Shot To Death In Gardena Identified
    GARDENA (CBSLA) – A man and a woman were shot to death Saturday evening in unincorporated Gardena.
    The shooting was reported at 7:35 p.m. in the 14900 block of Chadron Avenue, said Deputy Tracy Koerner of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.
    Homicide detectives were called to the scene to determine the circumstances of the deaths, including whether it was a murder-suicide, Koerner said.
    They were later identified as Sabrina Roberts, 41, and Jason Wilson, 43, according to the Los Angeles
  • Search Underway For 3 Suspects In Glendale Robbery

    Search Underway For 3 Suspects In Glendale Robbery
    GLENDALE (CBSLA) — The search is underway for three suspects who police say made off with $7,400 in stolen gardening equipment in a robbery in Glendale.
    Suspect Van (courtesy: Glendale PD)
    The incident unfolded February 23, before 9:15 a.m. in the 1500 block of El Miradero Avenue. It was there that authorities say the victim, a gardener who was working at a residence, noticed the suspects stealing his equipment.
    That’s when police say the victim grabbed the keys of the suspect’
  • LA Expands Eligibility At Vaccination Sites Starting Monday

    LA Expands Eligibility At Vaccination Sites Starting Monday
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — City vaccination sites starting Monday will expand their eligibility to align with the county’s public health guidance, the Los Angeles Mayor’s office announced.
    “Our vaccination program has weathered many challenges, but we have made it clear that nothing will interfere with our mission to deliver this life saving vaccine to Angelenos as quickly and as safely as possible,” said Mayor Garcetti. “Opening eligibility to more groups of essen
  • Man In His Mid 30s Fatally Shot In Carson

    Man In His Mid 30s Fatally Shot In Carson
    CARSON (CBSLA) — Authorities on Sunday continued to investigate the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of a man in Carson.
    The incident unfolded overnight at 2:30 a.m. on the 10th block of Fiesta Lane.
    It was there that deputies responded to a gunshot victim call. When they arrived, they located the victim who had been shot at least once.
    The man was pronounced dead. He was believed to be in his mid-30s.
    No further information was available.
    Anyone with information was asked to c
  • 2 Riverside Co. Sheriff’s Deputies Recovering After Being Hit By Delivery Van; 2 Pedestrians Killed

    2 Riverside Co. Sheriff’s Deputies Recovering After Being Hit By Delivery Van; 2 Pedestrians Killed
    JURUPA VALLEY (CBSLA) — The California Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash after an Amazon Prime van hit two members of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, and two other pedestrians.
    The crash unfolded at Jurupa Valley at the intersection of Van Buren Boulevard and 56th Street on Saturday night.
    Two members of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department were outside their patrol car responding to another crash. Police say that is when the Amazon delivery van sla
  • Due To Wind Concerns, Disneyland Vaccine Site To Be Closed Sunday

    Due To Wind Concerns, Disneyland Vaccine Site To Be Closed Sunday
    ANAHEIM (CBSLA) — The vaccine site located at Disneyland will be closed this weekend as a result of wind concerns.
    Appointments for Sunday at Disneyland will automatically be redirected to the nearby Anaheim Convention Center.
    The wind is expected to subside later in the day and possibly into Monday, according to forecasters.
  • High Winds Spark Brush Fire In Malibu, But Firefighters Stop Forward Spread

    High Winds Spark Brush Fire In Malibu, But Firefighters Stop Forward Spread
    MALIBU (CBSLA) — Firefighters have put a halt to a brush fire in Malibu that sparked early Sunday morning.
    The fire erupted in the area of Malibu Canyon and Malibu Knolls roads around 4:30 a.m. and quickly spread, prompting the response of more than 200 firefighters and three choppers. Firefighters were successful in stopping the forward spread of the fire, containing it to just under five acres.Henry Narvaez of the LA County Fire Department says the fire had been declared a second alarm,
  • ‘COVID Bandit’ Gives $200 Tip To Every Single Employee At Denver Steakhouse

    ‘COVID Bandit’ Gives $200 Tip To Every Single Employee At Denver Steakhouse
    DENVER (CBS4) — A man who identified himself only as “COVID Bandit” hit employees at a Denver restaurant with something unexpected — an extremely generous tip! The man dined at Guard and Grace on Saturday and gave each worker $200 — giving a total of $6,800!
    (credit: Facebook – Guard and Grace)
    “Who the heck is this COVID BANDIT??!!” owner Troy Guard wrote on Facebook of his restaurant at 1801 California Street. “Whoever this person is &helli
  • Man And Woman Shot To Death In Gardena

    Man And Woman Shot To Death In Gardena
    GARDENA (CBSLA) – A man and a woman were shot to death Saturday evening in unincorporated Gardena.
    The shooting was reported at 7:35 p.m. in the 14900 block of Chadron Avenue, said Deputy Tracy Koerner of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.
    Homicide detectives were called to the scene to determine the circumstances of the deaths, including whether it was a murder-suicide, Koerner said.
    No further information was available.
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  • Local Doctors Flying Back From Super Bowl Save Woman’s Life On Plane

    Local Doctors Flying Back From Super Bowl Save Woman’s Life On Plane
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Three local doctors saved a woman’s life on an airplane as they were heading from Tampa Bay, Florida back to Los Angeles.
    Local healthcare workers received free tickets to the Super Bowl in Florida, courtesy of the L.A. Rams and the N.F.L. as a thank you to frontline medical workers during the pandemic.
    Dr. Nilesh Vora, an oncologist at Long Beach Memorial, was on the plane back home with his friends, Dr. Rahim Govani, an E.R. doctor at Kaiser Permanente in Down
  • Rally Held Outside LA Hall Of Justice To Recall District Attorney George Gascón

    Rally Held Outside LA Hall Of Justice To Recall District Attorney George Gascón
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Dozens of survivors of crime rallied outside the Hall of Justice in downtown L.A. Saturday seeking to recall newly-elected District Attorney George Gascón due to his policies on sentencing violent offenders.The demonstrators formally started the process to recall Gascón, which would need about 590,000 people to qualify for the ballot. Among other sweeping policy changes, Gascón has ended the use of sentencing enhancements for all but the
  • Officers Get In High-Speed Chase With Driver Wanted For Assault With Deadly Weapon On A Sheriff’s Deputy

    Officers Get In High-Speed Chase With Driver Wanted For Assault With Deadly Weapon On A Sheriff’s Deputy
    TEMPLE CITY (CBSLA) – The California Highway Patrol is in a high-speed pursuit that started in East Los Angeles Saturday night.
    The driver of the red Honda Accord was initially pulled over during a traffic stop and wanted for assault with a deadly weapon on a sheriff’s deputy. The driver then sped off. The driver was speeding along the shoulder of the 10 Freeway, opening doors while driving and clipping cars as it passed, police said.
    The driver was in Temple City heading eastbound o
  • See The Full Nomination List For The Golden Globe Awards

    See The Full Nomination List For The Golden Globe Awards
    HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA) – Here is a complete list of nominations for the 78th Golden Globe Awards, which will be presented Sunday night after 5 p.m. from Beverly Hills and New York:
    Motion Picture – Drama
    — “Mank”
    — “The Trial of the Chicago 7”
    — “The Father”
    — “Nomadland”
    — “Promising Young Woman”
    Motion Picture – Musical/Comedy
    — “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm”
    — “Ha
  • People Against COVID-19 Vaccine Protest At Dodger Stadium

    People Against COVID-19 Vaccine Protest At Dodger Stadium
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Dozens of people not wearing masks protested the COVID-19 vaccine at the entrance to Dodger Stadium Saturday afternoon as people in cars steadily drove through to keep appointments.
    Video of the demonstration taken by witnesses showed counter-demonstrators arguing with the anti-vaccine protesters about not wearing masks. One anti-vaccine protester on a megaphone countered “Masks mean nothing. A mask does not stop the transmission of a virus. Our grandparents wou
  • Meet The Giltinis: LA’s New Rugby Team to Open Play At Coliseum March 20

    Meet The Giltinis: LA’s New Rugby Team to Open Play At Coliseum March 20
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Los Angeles will welcome its newest professional sports franchise next month when the L.A. Giltinis rugby team begins to play at the Coliseum.
    The team’s first match will be held March 20 at the Coliseum vs. the New England Free Jacks.
    The Giltinis, named after a cocktail, is owned primarily by Loyals Rugby, a Rugby investment company founded in Australia.
    The Giltinis was announced as one of 13 Major League Rugby franchises in May 2020, but it wasn’t
  • High Winds Expected To Continue Through Sunday For Parts Of SoCal

    High Winds Expected To Continue Through Sunday For Parts Of SoCal
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Strong winds were felt Saturday morning and were expected to continue through Sunday.
    A high wind warning was expected to take effect at 10 p.m. Saturday and into Sunday afternoon for various communities in the Southland, including the Santa Clarita Valley, the mountains of Ventura, Los Angeles, Riverside, Santa Monica, the Inland Empire and inland Orange County. According to the warning, gusts of up to 65 mph are possible. The warning will expire Sunday afternoon.Sim

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