Downtown LA

Craig Fiegener
Ameera Butt
June 28, 2019 - 8:05 am
There was a 12-ton mountain of trash in downtown LA's Fashion District that was cleaned up after one phone call to Mayor Eric Garcetti. Business owners contacted NBC4 this week to show them a building on East Pico Boulevard that was a dumping ground for trash and included rats and flies. The news...
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Getty/David McNew
May 21, 2019 - 3:12 pm
(KNX 1070) - It's about garbage and health implications. Trash is an eyesore around downtown Los Angeles but the amount of trash everywhere is also a health concern for city business leaders Tuesday. Even for medical experts, it can be a problem with dangerous consequences. As trash piles up on...
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Getty
May 01, 2019 - 4:02 pm
Thousands of union members, immigrant-rights advocates and community activists are expected to march through downtown Los Angeles today in an annual May Day procession in support of worker rights and immigrant freedom. The march traditionally draws a sea of humanity moving through streets from...
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LAPD Central Area Twitter
February 06, 2019 - 6:58 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Investigators on Tuesday were working to identify a person who attacked and dragged a woman in downtown Los Angeles in an attempt to rob her. The woman was walking about 6:30 p.m. Jan. 28 in the area of Flower and 11th streets when a man attacked her from behind and dragged her...
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Pete Demetriou
December 14, 2018 - 2:25 pm
(KNX 1070) - A downtown shopping mall is trying out a new concept in security and customer relations. A robot will begin regular patrols at the BLOC at Seventh and Flower Streets in downtown Los Angeles. The robot is five feet tall, weighs 400 pounds and looks a little like R2D2, but the...
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USA Today
December 02, 2018 - 9:04 am
(KNX 1070) - It's time to hit the streets Sunday for CicLAvia in Boyle Heights - and with the event that invites pedestrians, bicyclists, skaters and runners, there are street closures. The free event lasts until 3 p.m. and goes through Chinatown, Boyle Heights, and downtown Los Angeles. Here is...
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Pete Demetriou
August 24, 2018 - 1:31 pm
(KNX 1070) - More affordable housing units are coming to an area of Los Angeles where homelessness is at its peak - Skid Row. The Baltimore Hotel, on South Los Angeles Street in downtown Los Angeles, is now a part of the list of rehabbed properties. The 204 unit hotel is being refurbished and while...
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August 08, 2018 - 10:28 am
(KNX 1070) - Federal authorities in Los Angeles say 22 people have been arrested on suspicion of smuggling large amounts of cocaine, heroin and meth into the U.S. from Mexico. Wednesday morning's announcement follows an investigation into drug-trafficking groups that authorities say were working on...
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