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City Council Passes $8.6B Budget Plan To Boost Public Safety

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The Los Angeles City Council has approved an $8.6 billion budget for the coming fiscal year that boosts funding for public safety and other services, according to reports Thursday. 418 more words


DJ, Music Producer Steve Aoki Celebrates Downtown LA With Tribute Concert

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com)  —  Grammy-nominated producer and deejay Steve Aoki shut down Broadway in downtown Los Angeles Saturday and hosted a concert celebrating that area’s revitalization. 257 more words


Officials Say Tickets To LAoki Concert In Downtown LA Now Sold Out

STUDIO CITY (CBSLA.com) — DJ Steve Aoki stopped by KCAL9 Friday to talk about his free concert being held in downtown Los Angeles over the weekend. 111 more words

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Officials Collect Hundreds Of Firearms In LA Gun Buyback Program

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Officials Monday announced that 746 firearms were taken off the street in a Gun Buyback program.

A total of 374 handguns, 200 rifles, 143 shotguns, and 29 assault weapons were collected at two participating locations, according to Mayor Eric Garcetti and LAPD Chief Charlie Beck. 140 more words


Vice President in L.A.

Vice President Joe Biden and Mayor Eric Garcetti conducted a panel discussion with business leaders at the L.A. Baking Company in Lincoln Heights early Tuesday. While the scent of scones and croissants wafted through the crowd, it didn’t distract from the importance of what they were discussing: increasing the minimum wage. 310 more words

Hundreds Take Part In LA's Latest Gun Buyback Program

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com)  —  Hundreds of people took part in LA’s latest gun buyback program Saturday – but they didn’t leave empty handed.

CBS2’s Joy Benedict reported from the West LA location. 338 more words


LA To Launch 2015 Gun Buyback Program On Saturday

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The city of Los Angeles will look to buy back illegal and unwanted guns over the weekend.

The program, which has taken over 13,000 weapons off the streets in its six years of existence, is set to begin again Saturday, when the LAPD and City Hall will team up once more as part of the city’s Gang-Reduction and Youth Development program. 239 more words