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Woman Shot Dead, Two Others Wounded In South L.A. Drive-By

A woman in her 40s was shot dead and two other people — a man and a woman in their 60s — were wounded during a drive-by shooting in South Los Angeles, authorities said Saturday.

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Garcetti among 11 U.S. mayors commited to develop reparations pilot projects

Eleven U.S. mayors — from Los Angeles to tiny Tullahassee, Oklahoma — have pledged to pay reparations for slavery to a small group of Black residents in their cities, saying their aim is to set an example for the federal government on how a nationwide program could work. The mayors had no details on how […]

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LA County Supervisors Considers Ban On Feeding Wild Peacocks

In response to the growing peacock population, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is considering an ordinance to ban feeding these wild birds.

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Nipsey Hussle, Carrie Fisher To Receive Posthumous Stars On Hollywood Walk Of Fame

Crenshaw native and Grammy-winning rapper Nipsey Hussle and “Star Wars” actress Carrie Fisher will posthumously receive a stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame next year.

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Woman Steals LAFD Ambulance, Crashes It Into Pole In North Hills

Police say firefighters were responding to a 911 call at Parthenia Street and Columbus Avenue at about 3:25 a.m. when a woman jumped into an ambulance and took off.

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As temperatures rise, health experts warn that common gnats can cause eye infections

Health experts warn that insects like the common gnat, which can be found near areas like the LA river, can cause eye infections.

Chris Wolfe reports live for the KTLA 5 news on June 17, 2021.

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LA Public Library System To Reopen 20 Additional Library Branches On June 21

The Los Angeles Public Library will reopen 20 additional branches on Monday, June 21.

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NBA Star, Former Bruin Russell Westbrook Cuts Ribbon On Renovated Crenshaw YMCA

Kids got a chance to test out the new basketball court and sports facility at the Crenshaw Family YMCA, 3820 Santa Rosalia Dr. The new indoor court, with its colorful basketball murals, was designed with the help of YMCA’s kid members.

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Big Sur’s Pfeiffer Falls Trail Reopens Friday 13 Years After Being Destroyed By Wildfire

California State Parks officials say the Monterey County hiking trail will be open Friday for the first time since 2008, when it was destroyed by the Basin Complex Fire. The trail leads under coastal redwoods down through a gorge to the 60-foot Pfeiffer Falls waterfall.

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Scattered Showers Fall On Parts Of Sweltering Southern California

Monsoonal moisture moved into the area Thursday morning, starting in Orange County and moving into the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles County.