Tag: Union Station

Magnolia Bakery comes to DC’s Union Station

WASHINGTON — New York’s Magnolia Bakery, often credited with starting the cupcake craze, will open a D.C. outpost at Union Station Sept. 10. Magnolia Bakery opened its first location in Manhattan’s West Village in 1996. The company was bought in 2007 by its current owners, Steve and Tyra Abrams, who have expanded the bakery to […]

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Pursuit Crash Ends With Pedestrian Injured Outside Union Station

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA)   — A pursuit of a stolen car suspect led to a crash with a pedestrian being injured, authorities said. The chase began in South LA and took place on freeways and surface streets. The pursuit went south when a passenger got out of the vehicle and fled. That suspect remains at large, […]

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Gondolas From Union Station To Dodger Stadium One Step Closer To Becoming A Reality

CHAVEZ RAVINE (CBSLA) — It’s not quite a mission to Mars, but people seem just as excited at the news the plan to send people to Dodger Stadium through the air might be one step closer to becoming a reality. Los Angeles Metro on Tuesday sent a formal request for information on the proposed aerial tram […]

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Union Station expansion could end up delayed and over budget

WASHINGTON — A major overhaul of Union Station meant to triple use of the station faces significant risks of coming in over budget and behind schedule, a new inspector general’s report warns. Amtrak is in the relatively early stages of a two-decades-long plan to create more and safer spaces for passengers and staff; to upgrade […]

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Mother Of Boy Found Alone At Union Station Charged With Felony

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — The mother of the little boy allegedly abandoned at Union Station in Downtown Los Angeles this past Fourth of July has pleaded not guilty to a felony charge. Dava Denise Webster, 31, of Walnut Creek has been charged with one count of felony child endangerment, the L.A. County District Attorney said Monday. […]

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LAPD Finds Family Of Boy Abandoned At Union Station

DOWNTOWN L.A. (CBSLA) — An LAPD captain tweeted Thursday that investigators had located family members of a young boy found wandering Union Station on Wednesday night. The power of social media. Thanks to the retweets and media coverage, we were able to locate members of this young boys family. @LAPDCentralArea detectives are still investigating his abandonment. […]

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