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Deadline looms to find shelter for OC homeless in motels

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| Orange County officials are running up against a deadline to find alternative shelter for nearly 700 homeless people staying in motels. Can they do it?

Pomona standoff finally ends as man arrested; 1 officer dead

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The standoff finally ended just after 2 p.m. — approximately 17 hours after it began. It started Friday night when a man led police on a car chase.

No Santa Barbara evacuations for weekend storm

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A storm is bringing subtropical moisture from the equator. It likely won't be enough rain to cause mudslides — but officials want people to stay vigilant.

2 months later, Montecito slowly rebuilds from mudslide

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Rebuilding the town is proving to be slow work. After the mudslide, officials found 246 structures that were unsafe to enter. Now, 210 of these remain red-tagged.

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Daylight Saving Time: How to conquer the time change

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You're going to lose an hour of sleep this weekend. Here are some tips to help you adjust.

But is it squirrel-proof? LAX mulls plan to build new $120M power plant

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Officials are looking to avoid the 100 or so power disruptions that have occurred at the airport since 2013. A new power station with underground lines would exclusively serve LAX.

You can soon glide like a swan at Echo Park and Balboa lakes

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You can cruise some L.A. lagoons in feathery fashion — though not everyone's onboard with the faux birds in their waters.

Solving homelessness takes neighbors, not just money, LA leaders say

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L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti, L.A. County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and United Way's Elise Buik say fighting homelessness takes communities opening up their hearts to those near them.

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Is Orange County turning the corner on homelessness?

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A flurry of activity aimed at housing the chronically homeless in Orange County has advocates and local leaders optimistic about the future.