Scientists Develop Smart Shoe That Helps Blind People Avoid Obstacles And Escape ‘Nasty Bruises’Computer scientists have created a smart shoe that helps blind and visually impaired people avoid multiple obstacles. Katie Johnston reports.
Doug Thron On “Doug To The Rescue” & Using Drones To Rescue AnimalsThe drone pilot turned animal rescuer talks with CBS Local’s DJ Sixsmith about his new series and how he orchestrates rescue missions for animals all over the world using drones.
Long Beach To Unveil New Pride Lifeguard Tower To Replace One Destroyed In FireThe city of Long Beach Thursday will hold a dedication ceremony for a new Pride lifeguard tower that was built to replace one which was destroyed in an arson fire earlier this year.
LAUSD Launches Affordable Housing Effort For TeachersAs the cost of living continues to rise across the Southland, the Los Angeles Unified School District Wednesday announced a new initiative to provide affordable housing for its teachers.
Bladeless Wind Turbines Could Be The Future Of Green EnergyA new type of wind turbine could revolutionize how we power our homes while solving a lot of the issues of traditional windmills. Katie Johnston reports.
Universal CityWalk To Host Pop-Up COVID-19 Vaccination SiteUniversal CityWalk Hollywood is partnering with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health to host a pop-up COVID-19 vaccination site. Katie Johnston reports.
Ring Of Fire Solar Eclipse Seen Across The WorldEager skywatchers across the globe were gifted a spectacular annular solar eclipse Thursday morning.
Calif. Board Withdraws Controversial Workplace Ordinance Requiring Masks Unless Everyone Is Fully VaccinatedCalifornia’s workplace regulators have withdrawn a controversial pending mask regulation while they consider a rule that more closely aligns with Gov. Gavin Newsom’s promise that the state will fully reopen from the pandemic on Tuesday. Tina Patel reports.
‘It Feels Really Good’: Summer Camps Making A Comeback Across SouthlandIt’s not just day camps that are making a comeback. Overnight and residential camps, like Catalina Island Camps, are also reopening to campers.
Macio Harger Arrested For Violent Attack On Elderly Venice PerformerLAPD arrested 45-year-old Macio Harger, a homeless man living in a Venice encampment, for violently attacking an elderly boardwalk performer.
Olga Ospina’s Weather Forecast (June 9)Olga Ospina takes a look at tonight’s weather.
Glendale Police Officers On Administrative Leave After Video Shows Them Beating 17-Year-OldKandiss Crone reports from Glendale where an investigation into the beating of a 17-year-old suspected of petty theft by four police officers in a Dick’s Sporting Goods store was captured on video.
LA Councilman Joe Buscaino Seeks To Resume Ban On Sidewalk Encampments During DaytimeLos Angeles City Councilman Joe Buscaino Wednesday requested the city resume its ban on sidewalk encampments.
State Mask Guidelines To Ease On June 15Lesley Marin reports on state mask guidelines, which are set to change on June 15.
Mom Of 4, Spechelle Pope, And Soccer Coach Killed In Suspected Street Racing Crash Near Antelope Valley Mall In PalmdaleAuthorities are searching for a speeding driver who fled after causing a fiery hit-and-run wreck that killed two people near the Antelope Valley Mall in Palmdale in the early morning hours Wednesday.
Biden Administration Buys 500 Million Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Doses For Global UsePresident Biden is expected to announce the purchase Thursday in his remarks before the Group of Seven summit in Britain.
Mayor Garcetti Praises State Plan To Help HomelessnessMayor Garcetti praises a state plan that would help cities around California cope with the growing crisis of homelessness.
Asiel Norton Charged After Allegedly Attempting To Break Into Cockpit Of Delta Flight Out Of LAXFederal charges have been filed against a California man accused of trying to break into the cockpit of a flight from Los Angeles International Airport.
Investigators: Fire That Destroyed Pasadena Home, 6 Cars Started By FireworksThe Pasadena Fire Department Wednesday warned people on social media of the danger posed by illegal fireworks.
STEAM: Meet A Gene TherapistDr. Tristan Scott is a gene therapist at the Morris Lab at City of Hope. Of all the STEAM disciplines, his job as a gene therapist relies most on science — especially chemistry.
Garden Grove Police Officer Kevin Dinh Charged With Battering, Threatening Homeless People On DutyA Garden Grove police officer Wednesday was charged with threatening and battering homeless people while on duty, including hitting a man in the back of his head and pulling his hair while the man was handcuffed, the Orange County District Attorney’s Office said.
LA To Host MLS All-Star Game In August At Banc Of California StadiumMajor League Soccer confirmed Wednesday that the league’s all-star game will be held in August at Banc of California Stadium in Exposition Park.
Only On CBS2: Lyft Driver Attacked By Passenger Picked Up From Whittier HospitalA Lyft driver is crediting employees at a La Puente gas station for saving him from a passenger after a ride turned violent.
UTLA Considers Motion Calling For US To Cut Aid To IsraelAs Los Angeles schools prepare to start a new academic year this fall, teachers are poised for a contentious debate about the Middle East after United Teachers Los Angeles recently held area meetings to vote on motions to address the ongoing Israeli–Palestinian conflict.