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County Supervisors Approve More Urban Sprawl in Tejon Ranch

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| Developers just got the green light to build a city with nearly 20,000 homes on the L.A.-Kern County line. Some residents are less than thrilled.

Local toy stores fear online retail after Toys R Us close

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Toys R Us stores have closed down, and LA's independent toy store say business is better this year, but they're still no match against their biggest competitor.

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New OC shrine honors Vietnamese version of Virgin Mary

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The Orange County shrine and statue marks a milestone for the largest Vietnamese community outside of the homeland, including 100,000 Vietnamese Catholics.

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Cal State Northridge stays open after mass shooting threats

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Campus officials say the threats might not be credible and they are working with the Los Angeles Police Department to investigate.

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Fears stir in Vietnamese community over refugee deportations

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Community advocates say the Trump administration may be negotiating with Vietnam to take back thousands of refugees who came to the U.S. decades ago.

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Expect delays during Kaiser's 5-day strike

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It’ll be harder to get an appointment with a therapist or social worker at Kaiser Permanente next week. Four thousand Kaiser mental health clinicians start a five-day strike on Monday. 

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The rain is gone, but Malibu's not out of the woods yet

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Miles of Malibu roads and hiking trails are still closed. Even though the skies are blue now, there's still rocks and dirt coming loose and spilling into paths.

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L.A. Councilman proposes vegan food requirement

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L.A. City Councilman Paul Koretz wants to require entertainment venues and LAX airport to serve at least one vegan food option at restaurants and concessions.

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Commission rules First Baptist Church of Venice will not become a monument

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The vote by the Los Angeles Cultural Heritage Commission to reject the monument was disappointing to the small group of supporters in the audience.

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