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Water Main Break Floods South LA Streets, Forces Evacuations

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| 40 people had to flee their homes and 75 are without water while LADWP fixes the break. The pipe was nearly 100 years old, as are most of them in the area.

Vatican accepts resignation of LA bishop

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Bishop Alexander Salazar was accused of misconduct with a minor while he served as a priest at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church in Pasadena in the 1990s.

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The Rose Parade is in Two Weeks. Here's What you Should Know

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The Rose Parade is less than two weeks away. So officials held a press conference to talk about the latest in public safety tips.

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Anaheim Opens 200 Bed Homeless Shelter In Time For The Holidays

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It’s been almost a year since the Santa Ana riverbed homeless encampments in Orange County were cleared out. There’s been a lot of legal wrangling since then. But on Thursday, Anaheim is opening a temporary 200 bed homeless shelter near Angel’s stadium to get people indoors before the holidays - and the bad weather.

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Students Are Outraged Over A Racist Test Question At Cal State Long Beach

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A test question on a final at Cal State Long Beach outraged students this week. Students were asked to pick the racial group of gangs least likely to do graffiti. 

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City Council approves $100 million dollar tax break for LA Convention Center expansion

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You may have heard about the plan to expand the aging LA convention center. The LA City Council voted Wednesday to give the developers a massive $100 million dollar tax break. 

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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.

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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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