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9 killed in Oakland warehouse fire, dozens more feared dead

Authorities fear the toll could rise as high as 40 in a fire that broke out during a rave featuring musician Golden Donna of the L.A. electronic label 100% Silk.

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Did Mike Pence advocate for conversion therapy?

Democratic National Convention: Day Three

California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom joined in the chorus of attacks on Donald Trump’s running mate during a speech at the Democratic National Convention. Here's a fact check.

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AIDS quilt comes to LA

Volunteers lay out the AIDS Quilt on the

"I think it shows not only what people went through and what was lost because we weren't listened to, but I think it shows our resilience."

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Despite evacuation orders, pipeline protesters hunker down for winter

Jacob Brooks makes adjustments to one of the camp's many "tarpees," a winterized teepee made of tarp with a built-in chimney, designed by Paul Cheokoten Wagner. There are roughly 60 tarpees around various camps now, and Wagner has fundraised enough for another 20 more.

Authorities have ordered the protesters of the Dakota Access Pipeline to clear out — but those who have gathered to support the Standing Rock Sioux tribe are preparing for a long stay.

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How a psychedelic drug helps cancer patients overcome anxiety

Psychedelic drugs could provide relief for anxiety and depression among advanced cancer patients.

Many cancer patients who took the psychedelic drug psilocybin under supervision said the experience erased their anxiety and depression over illness and death.

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LA Supervisor Sheila Kuehl appears headed to air quality board

Report Places Los Angeles At Top Of List For City With Worst Traffic And Smog
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The liberal supervisor would replace conservative Supervisor Michael Antonovich on the AQMD board, potentially tilting the agency away from business-friendly regulations.

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California state-worker union calls off Monday strike

The SEIU Local 1000 says in an announcement Friday that negotiators from the union and the state "both feel we have found a pathway forward."