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Brown signs air pollution bill amid protests

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With local politicians and chanting protestors looking on, Gov. Jerry Brown takes another step to address California’s chronic air pollution.

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Overnight lane closures coming to 405 freeway near LAX

I-405 S Fwy near Mulholland Dr. Exit
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It's not quite as epic as Carmageddon but the closures on one of the country's busiest freeways are sure to inconvenience some drivers.

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What's next in the health care debate?

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Republican lawmakers are hashing out potential health care plans, though a repeal-only and a repeal-and-replace option have failed in the last two days.

Senators have narrowed their options and are likely moving forward on a "skinny repeal" that takes away some key provisions in the Affordable Care Act, leaving the rest intact.

Crime & Justice More

No charges in Santa Ana police shooting of unarmed teen

The Orange County district attorney's office says there's insufficient evidence to show Santa Ana Detective David Prewett committed a crime when he shot Steve Salgado in January.

Arts & Entertainment More

Mary-Louise Parker & Denis Arndt on their 'intimate experience' in 'Heisenberg'

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The spare production of the play 'Heisenberg' at the Mark Taper Forum allows Mary-Louise Parker and Denis Arndt's characters to play off each other and play with the written word.

Health More

SoCal hospitals in an 'arms race' against hackers

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As hospitals get better at protecting patient data, hackers get more sophisticated. "We are probably more vulnerable today," says one expert.

Business & Economy More

To keep drivers from leaving, Uber tries to treat them better

For the business to survive, Uber has to repair its relationship with drivers, which leaders at the company say is "broken."
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Uber is changing its harsh termination policies and launching a hotline for drivers in distress. Leaders at the tech company are trying to repair the relationship they say is "broken."

Education More

New trustee wants Inglewood schools back under local control in 4 years

Inglewood Unified School District
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The new state trustee brings the widest range of educational experience of any trustee since the school district was taken over in 2012.

US & World More

House and Senate reach deal on sanctions for Russia, Iran and North Korea

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy says the sanctions will show those who work against America's interests that their "actions have consequences."

The sanctions would punish three countries; the bill also aims to prevent President Trump from relaxing sanctions without lawmakers' consent. A House vote is expected on Tuesday.