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45 arrested in Riverside County anti-gang operation

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| California Attorney General Xavier Becerra joined Riverside County District Attorney Mike Hestrin and local police to announce 45 arrests as part of Operation Eastbound and Down. The raids were part of an effort to combat gang violence.

LA County sexual misconduct cases top $36M in payouts

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Sexual misconduct allegations against Los Angeles County employees sometimes took months and even years to resolve, a KPCC/LAist investigation found.

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Hundreds in Venice discuss proposed Bridge shelter with LA mayor, city councilman, LAPD

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Hundreds in Venice packed into Westminster Elementary’s auditorium, while others watched from a designated overflow area, for a town hall on a proposed temporary homeless shelter - part of Mayor Eric Garcetti's "A Bridge Home" initiative.

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Trump tax plan looms in north LA congressional race

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Voters in the 25th Congressional District are passionate about several issues, but analysts say that one in particular could hit residents in the wallet.

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'Not in my backyard': One battle over homeless housing

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It’s not just about this one battle — it’s a snapshot of NIMBY showdowns all over SoCal.

LA City Councilmember Mitch Englander will step down

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The Los Angeles City Council's only Republican is taking an executive job with Oak View Group, a sports and entertainment company.

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Cheater breaches most prestigious wine tasting test

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Only a few hundred people have passed the Master Sommelier Diploma Exam. And 23 that passed this year have to take it over again after one master breached test info.

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Here's a break down of the Prop 10 rent control measure

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One side says it will help keep housing affordable. The other side says it will make the state’s housing problems worse, and more expensive. It’s more than a little confusing.

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Newsom, Cox In spirited gubernatorial debate

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It’s hard to imagine anyone who is still undecided after Monday’s radio debate between the two candidates for the California governorship.

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