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2 On Your Side: Wheelchair Delivered Without Necessary PartA San Fernando Valley man waited more than a year for a new wheelchair, but once it was delivered, he realized he couldn't use it. Kristine Lazar reports for 2 On Your Side.
2 On Your Side: Wheelchair FightJudy Proctor was ready to retire from nursing, but she just had one more thing to accomplish: a new wheelchair for one of her favorite patients.
Residents Urge City To Maintain Tree-Lined Streets After Branches Fall DownL.A. residents are urging the city to more regularly maintain tree-lined streets after large branches continue to plummet down, but city councilmembers say there is not enough funding. Kristine Lazar reports.
2 On Your Side: Virtual Kidnapping ScamSpam calls can be annoying - and even terrifying. Thieves are targeting families and their loved ones with a new twist on an old scam. Kristine Lazar has more.
2 On Your Side: Trash Truck TroubleA Van Nuys man says his car was totaled by a city sanitation truck. Kristine Lazar has more.
2 On Your Side: Happy Ending To Contractor Nightmare StoryIt started out as a construction nightmare when a couple lost $16,000 to a contractor. After Kristine Lazar reported for 2 On Your Side, Yvonne Williams and her pastor husband, E.L. Williams, who had had a stroke, had viewers and a new contractor come to the rescue.
2 On Your Side: HOA Fines Widow For Upgrade Made 18 Years AgoA Ventura County senior says her HOA is going after her for something than was done nearly two decades ago. CBS2's Kristine Lazar reports.
2 On Your Side: RobocallsLast month, Americans received more than four billion robocalls, but new app Firewall is hoping to stop illegal robocalls from getting through. Kristine Lazar reports for 2 On Your Side.
2 On Your Side: Family Receives Wheelchair Accessible Home Renovations After Unlicensed Contractor Scams ThemYyonne Williams thought she had found a contractor who would do about $16,000 worth of work to make her home wheelchair accessible for her husband after he suffered from a stroke, but the contractor scammed the couple. After a lawyer saw her 2 On Your Side story, their luck changed. Kristine Lazar reports.
2 On Your Side: Sewage In The SinkOne renter says she's unable to wash her dishes because of sewage seeping into her sink.
2 On Your Side: Diploma TroublesGraduates of an Orange County-based trade college say they did the work - but don't have the diploma to show for it.
2 On Your Side: Life Savings Gone After Woman Pays Unlicensed Contractor To Make Home Wheelchair AccessibleYyonne Williams' husband will be coming home from the hospital -- but their home is not wheelchair accessible. Williams thought she had found a contractor who would do about $16,000 worth of work. Kristine Lazar reports for 2 On Your Side.
2 On Your Side: License Plate PenaltiesA Southland driver was stunned to learn what he thought was a fix-it ticket turned out to be a $1,100 fine. Kristine Lazar has more.
2 On Your Side: Beauty Product DangersAdd cosmetics to the list of household items parents need to lock up to keep their kids away. Kristine Lazar has more.
2 On Your Side: iBuyersYou can now selling your home to things you can do with the click of a mouse. Kristine Lazar has more.
2 On Your Side: Local Woman Finds She Was Overcharged At TargetArleen De Leon found out something wasn't adding up -- literally -- when she went home and checked her Target receipt. Kristine Lazar reports for 2 On Your Side. .
2 On Your Side: Woman Lost Her Home In Camp Fire; Now Scammed Out Of $400KColleen Kahle lost her home in the devastating Camp Fire last November. Now she's become the victim of a wire fraud scam that's taken her $400,000 life savings. 2 On Your Side's Kristine Lazar reports.
2 On Your Side: House Guest Refuses To LeaveWhen a house guest refused to leave, she became a prisoner in her own home - so, she called 2 On Your Side.
2 On Your Side: Hollywood Talent Agency Not Paying Its ActorsA group of actors are speaking out, claiming they haven’t been paid by the Hollywood talent agency which hired them. Kristine Lazar reports.
2 On Your Side: How The Nearly $3M Raised For Woolsey Fire Victims Is Helping Those Who Need ItKristine Lazar examines how the nearly $3 million raised for Woolsey Fire victims, with the help of CBS2 and the United Way, is going to those who need it most.
2 On Your Side: Clothing RentalsNo more buyer's remorse: now you can rent your clothes instead of buying them.
Potholes In Compton Remain Unfilled Despite The City's High TaxesCompton residents pay one of the highest sales taxes in the state, so why are the streets still crumbling with potholes? Kristine Lazar reports.
2 On Your Side: Sheriff's Deputy Seeks Help For Elderly Mom After Her Home Is Wrecked By TreeAfter paying premiums for 45 years without a claim, Nancy Green thought she was in good hands. The insurance company offered about one-fifth what it was estimated to cost to fix her home. Kristine Lazar reports for 2 On Your Side.
2 On Your Side: Potential Risks Of Cell Towers5G is coming to LA and the new cell towers that are needed to accommodate that are popping up all over the city. But what does that mean for the people who have to live right next to them? Kristine Lazar reports.
2 On Your Side: Couple Denied Refund After Cancer Diagnosis Halts Caribbean Cruise PlansA couple was planning on taking a Caribbean cruise when they were notified that the wife's cancer had spread and they could no longer go. They were then denied a refund on their tickets even after purchasing travelers insurance. Kristine Lazar reports.
2 On Your Side: E-Scooter InsuranceWhat happens when you're driving and you get into an accident with an electric scooter and it causes thousands of dollars in damages?
2 On Your Side: Who Pays In E-Scooter Accident?We share the road with pedestrians and bicyclists and now electric scooters. But what happens when a motorist gets into an accident with an electric scooter, causing thousands of dollars of damage to your car? Kristine Lazar reports.
CBS 2 News at 5:00 p.m.A bank scam targeting ATM users cost a family nearly $10,000. Kristine Lazar has more.
2 On Your Side: Puppy Mill LoophillKristine Lazar exposes several local stores which sell dogs from puppy mills