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Counties across California experience uptick in COVID-19 cases

By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer Several counties across California are seeing an uptick in COVID-19 cases. Health officials say data collected over the next few...

LA County sees highest number of daily COVID-19 cases since August

By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer Yesterday, LA County reported the highest number of new daily COVID-19 cases since August: 1,645. While the county’s coronavirus data...

CDC confirms airborne transmission of COVID-19

By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer California colleges are struggling to prevent COVID -19 outbreaks, even with limited on-campus housing and bans on in-person gatherings. — L.A....

Trump leaves hospital, calls off COVID-19 stimulus talks

By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer President Donald Trump was discharged from the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center yesterday, saying via Tweet, “Don’t be afraid of...

More White House staffers test positive for COVID-19

By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer Dozens of White House staffers, Trump campaigners, Republican lawmakers and others are testing positive for the coronavirus. The president, who...

President Trump to be admitted at Walter Reed Hospital for COVID-19

By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer President Donald Trump is being flown to the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, where he will stay for...

Five LA grocery stores cited for breaking COVID-19 safety rules

By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer Four L.A. area Ralphs and one Food 4 Less grocery store — located in Studio City, Sherman Oaks, West Hollywood...

Indoor nail salons, shopping malls to reopen

By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer Cal State Long Beach is facing a small COVID-19 outbreak among 22 undergrads caused by off-campus gatherings. — L.A. Times Indoor nail...

LA K-12 schools to remain closed until at least November

By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer Counties in Southern California are struggling to meet the state’s criteria for progressing to a less-restrictive reopening tier. On Tuesday,...

LA County avoids COVID-19 surge following Labor Day weekend

By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer Coronavirus-related hospitalizations are decreasing in L.A. County. While there appears to be no surge caused by Labor Day weekend, health officials...

70 LA businesses cited for COVID-19 violations

By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer The next few weeks will be critical for Los Angeles in avoiding another surge and bringing the transmission rate — currently...

LA County qualifies to transition to less restrictive state reopening tier

By Emily Jo Wharry Contributing Writer L.A. County has met the data thresholds required to move from the state’s purple reopening tier to the red...

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Two City Council seats at stake in Culver City

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Residents line up to receive flu shots outside library

By Cynthia Gibson Contributing Writer CULVER CITY — The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health administered a record number of flu vaccines during a free...

County reveals new look for Rosa Parks transit center

By Sue Favor Contributing Writer WILLOWBROOK — The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority debuted the new Rosa Parks Customer Center and Transit Court in Oct....

Blacks aren’t about to save Trump at the polls

By Jesse Jackson Sr. Guest Columnist If a lie is repeated often enough, the truth may never catch up. Donald Trump understands this better than anyone,...