Homeless

Homeless Children Los Angeles (GETTY)
Homeless Children Los Angeles (GETTY)
CNS News
August 24, 2020 - 8:22 am
Authorities today announced a new pilot program to assist homeless families with school-aged children living in three motels along the Sepulveda Boulevard corridor in Van Nuys and North Hills.
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Rebekah Sager
July 16, 2020 - 12:14 pm
The COVID-19 pandemic hit while 28-year-old Caleb Harris was serving in the U.S. Forces, working at a job at a furniture store and going to college. But when his classes moved to online-only, he lost his GI Bill loan for school. Then he and his wife learned they were pregnant.
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Rebekah Sager
July 16, 2020 - 12:14 pm
Harris’ wife went into labor halfway through her eighth month. Her water broke, the placenta was out – all while the couple was living in their car in a Sun Valley homeless encampment.
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Ameera Butt
June 18, 2020 - 1:54 pm
In a joint legal agreement between the city of Los Angeles and Los Angeles County, nearly 7,000 homeless people living in encampments near freeways, as well as homeless seniors and those vulnerable to COVID-19, will be brought inside over 18 months, both LA and LA County announced today.
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AP News
June 12, 2020 - 8:44 am
A California man has been charged with poisoning eight homeless people with an incredibly spicy resin derived from chili peppers so he could videotape their reactions, authorities said.
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Los Angeles Homeless (AP)
AP News
June 12, 2020 - 6:18 am
The number of homeless people counted across Los Angeles County jumped 12.7% over the past year to more than 66,400 and authorities fear that figure will spike again once the full impact of the coronavirus pandemic is felt.
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(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
CNS News
May 22, 2020 - 10:40 am
Attorneys for the city and county of Los Angeles asked Thursday that a federal judge vacate or delay an order set to take effect Friday to relocate thousands of homeless people living beneath and around the area's freeways.
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AP News
May 18, 2020 - 11:08 am
Anxiety mounted every time someone at the homeless shelter sneezed or residents got too close. For Matthew Padilla, a 34-year-old with a pacemaker and asthma, catching the novel coronavirus would likely mean death.
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Johnny Lopez
May 09, 2020 - 3:23 pm
Los Angeles County plans to temporary house 127 homeless individuals at a motel in Rosemead has city officials expressing concern.
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CNS News
April 20, 2020 - 11:24 am
An Orange County Superior Court judge has rejected Laguna Hills' request for a temporary restraining order blocking the county from using a state and federal program to house transients infected with COVID-19.
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