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LA council looks at ways to improve homeless agency

“When we look around our city, I don’t have to tell you this, it is clear that what we’re doing is simply not working, and we have to ask ourselves if we’re truly committed to solving this crisis with the utmost urgency,” Council President Nury Martinez said.

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LA council looks at ways to improve homeless agency

“When we look around our city, I don’t have to tell you this, it is clear that what we’re doing is simply not working, and we have to ask ourselves if we’re truly committed to solving this crisis with the utmost urgency,” Council President Nury Martinez said.

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Here’s how to use California’s new COVID vaccine verification system

The new tool is a way for residents to show they’ve been vaccinated against the coronavirus without having to carry their paper card around.

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Here’s how to use California’s new COVID vaccine verification system

The new tool is a way for residents to show they’ve been vaccinated against the coronavirus without having to carry their paper card around.

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These communities remain at high risk for dangerous Covid-19 variants rapidly increasing in US, expert warns

The Delta variant, a form of Covid-19 first identified in India, has increased to approximately 10% of coronavirus cases in the United States.

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These communities remain at high risk for dangerous Covid-19 variants rapidly increasing in US, expert warns

The Delta variant, a form of Covid-19 first identified in India, has increased to approximately 10% of coronavirus cases in the United States.

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Unemployed Californians will have to resume job search

Faced with an unprecedented 22.5 million unemployment claims, the state in March 2020 temporarily waived the work search requirement to expedite payment of benefits and to recognize that there were potential health risks involved in returning to jobs while the pandemic was raging.

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UCLA finds link between poor air quality, COVID vulnerability

The researchers found that the use of preventative measures — like stay-at-home orders and masking — reduced the risk of COVID-19 by 8% and 15%, respectively, but did not reduce the increase of incidence in counties with historically poor air quality.

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Judge gives Grace Community Church, LA County a chance to settle COVID case

Church attorneys cite two recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions in their motion to lift the preliminary injunction in its entirety and end the county’s effort contempt effort.

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US COVID-19 deaths hit 600,000, equal to yearly cancer toll

The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 topped 600,000 on Tuesday, even as the vaccination drive has drastically brought down daily cases and fatalities and allowed the country to emerge from the gloom and look forward to summer.