Los Angeles band Day Above Ground is under fire for a new song about Asians that some are calling racist and offensive. Suraya Fadel reports from the House of Blues in West Hollywood.
Friday marked a painful anniversary for those who knew and loved a woman found dead near a freeway on-ramp 18 months ago. Bree’Anna Guzman, a Lincoln Heights native, disappeared while walking from her home along the 73000 block of Humboldt Street in Dec. 2011. The 22-year-old’s body was found a month later near the Glendale (2) Freeway on-ramp in Echo Park. Suraya Fadel reporting.
The family of an Orange County teen who was struck by a vehicle outside a house party Friday say he is trying to stay positive despite sustaining extensive serious injuries. Suraya Fadel Reporting
A police officer used unreasonable force when she allegedly kicked a woman in the groin area while the woman was restrained and partially inside the backseat of a cruiser, the Los Angeles Police Commission said in a report released Thursday. CBS2’s Suraya Fadel reports.
The mother of a 26-year-old man charged in the stabbing death of a woman on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame says she’s not surprised her son would commit such an act. Suraya has new information about Dustin James Kinnear, the main suspect in the stabbing death of Christina Calderon in Hollywood on Tuesday. Suraya Fadel Reporting.
A junior girls softball game at Lanark Park that ended in a brawl Saturday shocked spectators and brought police to the scene. Cell phone video shows girls between the ages of 13 and 15 shouting, shoving and even throwing punches. Suraya Fadel Reporting
Evacuation orders were lifted for more than 3,000 residents Monday night as authorities reported 60 percent containment of the Powerhouse Fire. The fire, which has burned more than 32,000 acres and 46 square miles between Santa Clarita and the Antelope Valley, has damaged nine homes and destroyed six, according to authorities. Suraya Fadel reports from the Angeles National Forest.
A fast-growing brush fire, fueled by heat and wind, has burned at least one structure, threatened several homes and damaged power lines in the Angeles National Forest Thursday, according to U.S. Forest Service officials. Suraya Fadel reporting from the Angeles National Forest.
The successful return of Home Flipping in California is indicative of the housing market’s recovery. Experts are saying that recent home flipping is coming back due to low interest rates and the recent strength of the housing market. According to real estate data firm, Property Radar, the number of homes sold over recent months that have been flipped, or bought and re-sold within six months, has reached it’s highest level since 2005. Suraya interviews a home flipper and shows a home that was just purchased to flip as well as a newly completed flipped home. Suraya Fadel Reporting
Cases of passengers breaking into other people’s carry-on bags during flights are on the rise at Los Angeles International Airport. Suraya interviews a passenger that had jewelry, a camera and her iPad stolen by someone else on the plane while in-flight.