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Anaheim school considers replacing, rebranding Rebel mascot

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| Savanna High School's Confederacy-inspired Rebel mascot could be scrapped by the school board after students voiced concerns about its potentially racist symbolism.

Anti-Trump protest remains calm in downtown LA

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Approximately 200 people turned out for the rally — and police officers nearly outnumbered the demonstrators.

Fort Tejon baby found after Amber Alert

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Detectives safely located baby Jefferson Gomes and his father, Jeffrey Gomes, one day after the child went missing.

Homebuilding is up but affordable housing is far off

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L.A. mayor Eric Garcetti says he is two-thirds of the way to his goal to build 100,000 housing units — but not everything is sunshine and roses.

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GOP tax plan could make California's housing crisis worse

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The Republican tax plan would have a "devastating" impact on the state's efforts to address affordable housing and homelessness, experts say.

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#SoCalSoCurious: Get your California pot questions answered

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As KPCC prepares for a multiplatform series looking at the future of legalized recreational marijuana in California, we want to know your questions.

LAist shuts down, and a former writer reflects

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"It was a curator and creator of local news and local content," says KPCC digital producer Lisa Brenner, who wrote for LAist at one point in her career. "It felt like a community. It spoke to the community."

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Storms to bring rain, snow to Northern California

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Up to 2 feet of snow are forecast to fall in elevations above 8,000 feet, and at least a foot of snow is expected in Donner and Tioga passes and other areas above 6,000 feet and up.

L.A. bans glass bottles, pepper spray and more at protests

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"It really is an effort to make sure people's freedoms and liberties are protected, but also their well-being," says LA City Councilman Mitch Englander

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