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September 03, 2019 - 8:10 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - High temperatures -- including the high 90s and low 100s -- were forecast in the Southland today, along with the possibility of thunderstorms, heavy rain and flash flooding in areas previously denuded by wildfire. Los Angeles County health officials, meanwhile, have issued a...
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August 14, 2019 - 8:52 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Another day of high heat is in store for Southern California today, prompting forecasters to warn of a risk of heat-related illnesses, particularly threatening the homeless, infants, the elderly and people who work outdoors. A heat advisory, denoting an expectation of hot...
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June 12, 2019 - 2:00 pm
A teenager accused of abandoning her newborn baby in a building's dumpster in Northern California in scorching heat was cited for child abuse and will be released to her parents after she leaves the hospital, police said Wednesday. Two people found the boy wrapped in a blanket inside a plastic bag...
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June 11, 2019 - 7:26 am
High heat will afflict the San Fernando, San Gabriel and Santa Clarita Valley today, the National Weather Service warned. A heat advisory, which warns of hot temperatures able to cause heat- related illnesses, will be in effect in the three valleys from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. today, when temperatures...
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April 25, 2019 - 9:33 am
Ecologists in Southern California's are addressing the concern for some blooming wildflowers in the Santa Monica mountains that could end becoming fuel for the next wildfire season. The yellow flowers, known as black mustard, have spread heavily over the hillsides due to the winter rains. They can...
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August 22, 2018 - 8:43 am
(KNX 1070) - Los Angeles County is confirming that recent scorching weather has seen a big increase in ants invading homes. The hot temperatures dry up the food sources for the ants and drive them indoors. An LA County bug expert tells KNX that a common way of dealing with ants is misguided: He...
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August 01, 2018 - 8:40 am
(KNX 1070) - LA County Supervisors are calling for extra help for homeless people who are having to endure the record heat this summer. Supervisor Kathryn Barger says the soaring temperatures make it really dangerous: The LA County Coroner is already investigating a number of deaths of homeless...
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July 09, 2018 - 8:59 am
(KNX 1070) - Record-breaking heat led to tens of thousands of DWP customers losing power. Many are asking why. Marty Adams is the DWP's chief operating officer, he says the outages were largely the result of over-loaded power stations and aging equipment that couldn't keep up with demand. Ratepayer...
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July 06, 2018 - 12:22 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Doctors and public health officials are warning people to avoid the extreme heat. But some exercise buffs might feel they still need to fit a workout in. Dr. Brian Schulz, a sports medicine specialist from Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute tells KNX even if you're in great shape the...
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July 05, 2018 - 7:26 am
(KNX 1070) - We're used to summer heat in Southern California but today is something different. The details from Geoff Marr at the Weather Channel: The high heat increases the risks of wildfire and it’s downright dangerous for some -- especially the elderly. Here it comes: A big heat waves is about...
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