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California toughens stance, says employers must protect workers from wildfire smoke

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| Last week KPCC reported on an earlier advisory that said employers need only "consider" taking steps to protect farmworkers exposed to smoke from the Thomas fire.

Another gas leak reported at Aliso Canyon facility

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The Southern California Gas Company says a gas leak occurred at the Aliso Canyon Natural Gas Storage Facility in Porter Ranch just before 5 p.m. Monday night.

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An original Rosie the Riveter takes flight

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After a half-century career building airplanes, 98 year old Elinor Otto was honored with a special military flight out of March Air Reserve Base in Riverside.

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Court gives detained Cambodians temporary reprieve from deportation

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A federal judge in L.A. temporarily blocks the deportation of Cambodian immigrants recently detained by immigration. They are under deportation orders for past crimes.

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Calmer winds 'critical' in fight against Thomas Fire

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The hot, gusty winds that caused a huge flare-up and forced more evacuations over the weekend are expected to come back Wednesday.

App helps art lovers find OC muralist Emigdio Vásquez's work

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As part of The Getty's Pacific Standard Time LA/LA, an app lets art and history lovers tour murals painted by Chicano artist Emidgio Vásquez in Orange County.

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How to make sure your holiday package arrives in time

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Deadlines for last-minute shipping are fast approaching. We've gathered info from the postal service, UPS and Fed Ex to help you plan.

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No Place Like LA: Cynthia found her voice and community in Los Angeles

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No Place Like L.A. is our series that asks L.A. transplants and immigrants: "When was the moment you felt that Los Angeles was truly home?"

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Funeral procession for firefighter killed in Thomas Fire

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A five-county funeral procession carried the body of Cal Fire engineer Cory Iverson, who was killed while battling the Thomas Fire, home to San Diego.