Los Angeles

Margaret Carrero
June 20, 2019 - 3:43 pm
LOS ANGELES - Amid growing calls for a halt to horse racing in California due to a spate of horse deaths at Santa Anita racetrack, workers at the Arcadia track today professed their love for the animals and said shutting down the industry would lead to thousands of job losses. The backstretch...
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AP
June 19, 2019 - 5:22 pm
LOS ANGELES — A man fatally shot in a Southern California Costco store was mentally ill and off his medication when he pushed or slapped an off-duty police officer who opened fire and killed the man and critically wounded the man's parents, the lawyer for the man's family said Tuesday. Attorney...
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June 19, 2019 - 5:05 pm
LOS ANGELES - On the day he was targeted with a recall drive sparked largely by the city's homeless crisis, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced today an expansion of the city's street-cleanup efforts, enforcement of illegal dumping and hygiene services for people living on the streets. "There is no one-...
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Rebekah Sager
June 19, 2019 - 4:20 pm
Ringo Starr is giving Beverly Hills a little "peace and love" in the form of an 800-pound polished steel monument of the rock star's hand making a peace sign. But, as they say, no good deed goes unpunished, and initially, in 2017, the city gave a hard pass to the Beattle's gift, saying it didn't...
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AP
June 19, 2019 - 1:33 pm
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Wednesday completed one of its biggest rollbacks of environmental rules, replacing a landmark Obama-era effort that sought to wean the nation's electrical grid off coal-fired power plants and their climate-damaging pollution. Environmental Protection Agency...
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AP
June 19, 2019 - 12:34 pm
NEW YORK — The former leader of a purported self-help group was convicted Wednesday of federal charges that centered on lurid details of what prosecutors called a secret society of "sex slaves" within a community of followers in upstate New York. A jury in federal court in Brooklyn took less than...
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June 19, 2019 - 11:35 am
A dangerous flesh-eating bacteria may be on the rise at some popular East Coast beaches due to warming water temperatures. In the past two years, five cases of Vibrio vulnificus, a flesh-eating bacterial infection that is spread by handling or eating contaminated seafood, have been linked to...
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AP
June 19, 2019 - 11:12 am
As President Trump officially kicked off his 2020 campaign in Orlando Tuesday night, he made sweeping promises to tackle two of mankind's most dreaded diseases. In front of the crowd at a packed Amway Center, Mr. Trump said his administration would work to cure cancer and again vowed to eradicate...
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June 19, 2019 - 10:49 am
A group of fishermen may need a bigger boat after a close encounter with a great white shark about 30 miles off the New Jersey coast, CBS station WCBS-TV reports . The boat's captain likened the experience to the movie "Jaws." "I think it could have easily, if it wanted to, slid into the boat,"...
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Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
Ameera Butt
June 18, 2019 - 9:07 am
The Children's Hospital in Los Angeles is named in the top 10 best children's hospitals in the country, according to a new list from the US News and World Report. The hospital sits at the No. 5 spot while Boston's Children's hospital took the No. 1 spot. They also remain the top pediatric hospital...
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