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Influenza patient recounts monthslong hospitalization, urges others to get flu shot

Flu patient Lynette Delgadillo is speaking out about how her life was changed, all because she missed her flu shot.

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Consumer watchdog slams Newsom, CA lawmakers over COVID hypocrisy

“It is spitting in the face of physicians who want the public to stay home,” the consumer watchdog Jamie Court said of Gov. Newsom and California lawmakers.

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UCLA study identifies LA County neighborhoods most vulnerable to COVID-19 for vaccine priority

A UCLA report identifies which L.A. County neighborhoods are most vulnerable to COVID-19 and should get priority in getting a vaccine.

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‘We are long overdue’ say Latino leaders seeking to sway governor’s pick for US Senate

A campaign is underway to persuade Gov. Newsom to name a Latino to fill the Senate seat Kamala Harris is vacating as she becomes vice president.

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5 books temporarily removed from reading list for Burbank schools amid outcry from parents

The iconic novel “To Kill A Mockingbird” is among five books on race that have been temporarily removed from the required reading list in the Burbank Unified School District after complaints from parents.

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COVID pandemic generating dramatic spike in plastic waste in US

“These plastics are going to break down in micro-plastics, which are then consumed by everything on this planet, including us.” The impact of the pandemic can be measured in tonnage at landfills and the amount of PPE being washed to the ocean.

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Family files suit against LASD deputy over off-duty fatal crash in Torrance

The family of a woman who died in a Torrance crash in July have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy they say was driving drunk and speeding.

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1 year after Saugus school shooting, victim’s photo inspires campaign to help troubled teens

A startling photo of 15-year old Gracie Muelhberger has inspired a campaign to help troubled teens before they resort to the type of violence that claimed her life.

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Beverly Hills police investigating attack at local restaurant as hate crime

Beverly Hills police are investigating a suspected hate crime after a group allegedly made pro-Armenia comments while ransacking a restaurant and attacking employees Wednesday night.

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Woman investigated for voter intimidation after allegedly collecting ballots from South LA senior home

A criminal investigation into potential voter intimidation is underway as authorities search for a woman who may have swiped ballots from senior citizens living in South L.A.