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A woman casts her vote at a polling place inside Winfield Elementary School's gym in Windsor Mill, Md., on Tuesday.

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California's millennial, Latino registered voters surge

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Vote results won't be certified until mid-December, but the state's newly registered voters show the growing influence of younger and Latino voters.

Want your package to arrive by Christmas? Here's when to send it

The Post Office released its holiday mail-by dates, so here's when to get your package postmarked in time for it to end up under the tree — and what items you can't send.

Hollywood Prepares For The Premiere Of Walt Disney Pictures And Lucasfilm's "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"

Drivers, what do you do when you see an emergency vehicle?

When drivers fail to heed those sirens, they can slow down police and fire department vehicles and even cause traffic accidents.

CA vows to block feds' access to data on deportable immigrants

State agencies hold personal data on hundreds of thousands of people in the U.S. illegally. Political leaders vow not to turn it over to the Trump administration.

Santa Monica pilot program plans to protect SoCal coastline

A Santa Monica beach restoration project plans to protect Southern California's coastline. Tom Ford from the Bay Foundation explains how.

Suspicious package scare briefly shuts Metro station, 210 Freeway in Pasadena

Updated: The Metro Gold Line station at Lake Avenue and all lanes of the 210 Freeway have reopened following a bomb squad investigation into a suspicious item.

Volunteers answer letters addressed to Santa Claus

Operation Santa, a holiday charity effort led by the US Postal Service, is celebrating its 104th year of delivering gifts to thousands in need.

Bibles go bye-bye in some hotels, because millennials

Maybe it's because millennials can use a Bible app on their iPad instead of reaching for a hard copy.

Star Wars 'Rogue one' premiere means a week of street closures

Major stretches of Hollywood Boulevard and Vine Street will be closed in anticipation of Saturday's premiere of "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story."

Pasadena aims to improve Rose Bowl area traffic

A grant from the Metropolitan Transportation Authority will allow upgrades at intersections that feed into the Rose Bowl area, which gets congested during events.

USC will play in 2017 Rose Bowl

The Trojans will try to once again crush the Nittany Lions in a rematch of the 2009 Rose Bowl, which USC won 38-24.

Will LA kick the circus out of town?

Lions and tigers and bears, oh no! That's the goal of a proposed city ordinance making it illegal to exhibit exotic animals purely for entertainment.

LA Jewish group organizes Breitbart protest

Critics say Breitbart News and its honcho Steve Bannon have spread white nationalist and anti-Semitic messages.

Another weekend closure for 710 Freeway

The northbound 710 Freeway between the Santa Ana and Pomona freeways will be closed from Friday night until Monday morning as a pavement replacement project continues.

Metro begins months of downtown LA intersection closures

The intersection of 2nd and Spring streets will be closed most of Saturday. And starting next week, it'll be closed all weekend for months.

Van Nuys rallies to replace stolen wheelchairs for kids

The chairs were worth $12,000. They had been specially fitted for the kids and were geared for rough terrain in places like Indonesia — and were intended for shipment that day.