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West Coast shark attacks rose in 2017

Courtesy: Cal State Long Beach Shark Lab
| There were nine unprovoked attacks in 2017 — eight in California and one in Washington. That's up from five the year before.

I-5 reopens in LA after crash spills cheese

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Caltrans crews had to clean up mounds of cheese packages and spilled diesel fuel before the freeway could be reopened.

Southern California to see Santa Ana winds, fire danger

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Some of California's mountains are sporting a fresh coat of snow but winter is about to take a hiatus in the southern half of the state as building high pressure spawns dry, gusty Santa Ana winds and sends temperatures into the 80s.

How to navigate LA Metro's Green Line as 5 stations close for months

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Westside commuters who use Metro's Green Line should prepare for a protracted headache. The transit agency will close the five westernmost stations for 71 days beginning at 9 p.m. Friday.

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Gubernatorial candidates appeal to Latino voters

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Six of the major candidates running to succeed California Gov. Jerry Brown made their case to a largely Democratic audience at a forum broadcast on Univision.

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Light earthquake shakes Trabuco Canyon; no injuries

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The USGS reports that the quake had a preliminary magnitude of 4.0 and occurred just after 2 a.m. Thursday in southeast Orange County.

7 things to do this weekend

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From a free street festival and and a slam poetry deathmatch to a museum free-for-all, your weekend is about to fall off its proverbial chain.

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Should the LAPD enforce Metro's conduct code?

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Video of a police officer on a Metro train forcibly removing a young woman — who was later arrested — has stirred controversy about the LAPD's role on public transit.

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Thomas Fire: Ventura looks to keep displaced fire victims in the city

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Proposed new rules could waive some development fees and open burned parcels for RV living while some 500 homes are rebuilt.