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Flash flooding traps drivers in California

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ACTON, Calif. — Several drivers were trapped and rescued after heavy rain flooded a Southern California neighborhood Thursday afternoon. The worst of the flooding happened between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. in Acton, CBS Los Angeles reports.  Helicopter views showed streams of muddy brown water gushing around ranches, homes and …

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Videos capture summer hailstorm blanketing Boston area

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Boston saw a deluge of hailstorms on Tuesday which caught the attention of numerous people who took out cellphones to document the extreme weather conditions. Videos show hail blanket yards and roads — so much in one neighborhood it was rushing down the street. A view of the hailstorm that …

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Video shows wrong-way driver barrel down freeway

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Last Updated Jun 13, 2017 8:10 PM EDT CHINO HILLS, Calif. — A driver on a California freeway almost collided with a wrong-way driver in Chino Hills on Monday and it was caught on dashcam video, CBS Los Angeles reports. Robin Sun says he always uses a dashcam in his …

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Rat infestation spreads at Calif. elementary school

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VILLA PARK, Calif. — A rat infestation continues to fester at an elementary school in Southern California, CBS Los Angeles reports. More children have become covered in mite bites from rats and roaches that invaded a room at Villa Park Elementary School. The problem was supposed to have been taken care of, but …

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High school prevents Marine from graduating in uniform

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CROWN POINT, Ind. — A Marine was turned away from his high school graduation ceremony in Indiana this week when he showed up in his dress blues instead of the standard cap and gown.  The Northwest Indiana Times reports Jacob Stanley graduated from Crown Point High School in December and …

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Mom, son find cocaine inside vending-machine toy

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BELL GARDENS, Calif. — A mother and her young son made a disturbing discovery when a toy they purchased from a Southern California restaurant’s vending machine turned out to contain cocaine, CBS Los Angeles reports. A squishy ball similar to a stress ball was purchased in a plastic container about …

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Man accused of stealing more than 100 phones at Coachella

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INDIO, Calif. — A suspected pickpocket faced charges Monday for allegedly stealing more than 100 cell phones at this weekend’s Coachella music festival. Police say Reinaldo De Jesus Henao was arrested Friday at the Empire Polo Club on suspicion of grand theft and possession of stolen property, CBS Los Angeles …

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Ex-LA county sheriff convicted in jail corruption case

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LOS ANGELES — Former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca was convicted Wednesday of obstructing an FBI investigation into corrupt and violent guards who took bribes to smuggle contraband into the jails he ran and savagely beat inmates.  The trial, the second Baca faced after a jury last year deadlocked …

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