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First female LAFD African American captain promoted to battalion chief - LA Daily News

LA Daily News

First female LAFD African American captain promoted to battalion chief
LA Daily News
Kristine Larson became the first African American woman to be promoted to battalion chief within the Los Angeles Fire Department. She is pictured here at a promotion ceremony at the LAFD's Frank Hotchkin Memorial Training Center on Thursday, Feb.

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Posted on Fri, 17 Feb 2017 03:01:39 GMT



55-Year-Old Man Dies After Suffering Electrical Shock When Power ... - KTLA

KTLA

55-Year-Old Man Dies After Suffering Electrical Shock When Power ...
KTLA
A 55-year-old man man died Friday when a pine tree fell in Van Nuys, causing power lines to fall on top of a car, the Los Angeles Fire Department reported.
1 dead, tens of thousands without power as epic storm strikes LALA Daily News
Eight people people rescued from rain-swollen Sepulveda BasinLos Angeles Times

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Posted on Sat, 18 Feb 2017 02:10:27 GMT



Light rain set to continue through President's Day in Southern California - LA Daily News

LA Daily News

Light rain set to continue through President's Day in Southern California
LA Daily News
The Los Angeles Fire Department said there were as many as 150 reports of electrical wires being downed in the city. Both the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power and Southern California Edison reported tens of thousands of customers lost power ...

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Posted on Mon, 20 Feb 2017 13:57:03 GMT



Man Dies After Being Shocked by Downed Power Lines During Storm - NBC Southern California

CBS Local

Man Dies After Being Shocked by Downed Power Lines During Storm
NBC Southern California
... man died Friday after coming in contact with downed power lines in Sherman Oaks during a powerful storm, authorities said. The incident was reported about 12:43 p.m. in the 5300 block of north Sepulveda Boulevard, the Los Angeles Fire Department said.
Man killed after falling tree branch takes down power line in Sherman OaksLA Daily News

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Posted on Sat, 18 Feb 2017 00:52:00 GMT



Two cars swallowed by 20-foot sinkhole in Los Angeles - UPI.com

UPI.com

Two cars swallowed by 20-foot sinkhole in Los Angeles
UPI.com
"Firefighters arrived on-scene to find one car upside-down in a large dark sinkhole full of rushing water," Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Erik Scott said. "The single occupant was standing on the upside down car, approximately 10 feet below ...
Studio City sinkhole that swallowed 2 cars likely caused by heavy rainKABC-TV
Calif. sinkholes swallow cars, firetruckWLS-TV
Laurel Canyon Boulevard closed as Los Angeles shores up giant sinkholeLA Daily News
UPROXX -My Fox Boston -CBS Local -NBC Southern California
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Posted on Sun, 19 Feb 2017 09:29:50 GMT



Water Line Break Causes Mud to Slide into Backyard of Beverly ... - KTLA

FOX 11 Los Angeles

Water Line Break Causes Mud to Slide into Backyard of Beverly ...
KTLA
A water line break appears to have caused mud to slide into the backyard of a Beverly Crest home Monday afternoon, according to the Los Angeles Fire ...
Landslide in Beverly Crest unleashes mudflow into backyard, street ...KABC-TV

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Posted on Tue, 14 Feb 2017 02:27:49 GMT



Mudslide affects at least 3 homes in Hollywood Hills, taking down ... - Los Angeles Times

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Posted on Tue, 31 Jan 2017 04:00:14 GMT



Los Angeles: Storm leaves up to 20,000 without power - The Mercury News

The Mercury News

Los Angeles: Storm leaves up to 20,000 without power
The Mercury News
As many as 20,000 customers were still without power Sunday morning around Los Angeles after a fierce storm began pounding the region on Friday, according ...

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Posted on Sun, 19 Feb 2017 23:29:11 GMT



Dramatic video shows fire engine falling over the side of Interstate 15 - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Dramatic video shows fire engine falling over the side of Interstate 15
Los Angeles Times
The San Bernardino County Fire Department said all firefighters were able to get out of the engine before it tipped over. ... The fire engine at first was hanging over the side of the road before falling over the side. ... Strand Beach 5.20” Westlake ...

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Posted on Sat, 18 Feb 2017 07:00:47 GMT



Biggest storm in five years thrashes Southern California - Reuters

Los Angeles Times

Biggest storm in five years thrashes Southern California
Reuters
One man died on Friday after he was electrocuted by a downed wire, the Los Angeles Fire Department said. Another person was found dead in a submerged vehicle in Victorville, about 85 miles (137 km) northeast of Los Angeles, fire officials said. And the ...
The start of your commute home from downtown Los AngelesLos Angeles Times
Powerful Storm Pounds Southern California FridayCBS Local
Huge storm continues to roll through California after claiming two livesAOL Real Estate
BBC News -Fort Worth Star Telegram
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Posted on Sun, 19 Feb 2017 00:35:57 GMT



 

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