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Town Hall to address gun violence draws hundreds

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| In the aftermath of the Borderline shooting, Congressman Adam Schiff and State Senator Anthony Portantino hosted a town hall on Monday evening in Burbank to address gun violence. 

Los Angeles finally adopts plan to legalize street vending

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After years of debate, the Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved a plan to legalize street vending, allowing vendors to get permits to operate.

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LAFD pilots rescue three people and two dogs from burning hilltop

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Pilots Joel Smith and David Nordquist were running low on fuel and didn’t have the manpower to hoist the people below to safety. So they made a risky choice and landed their helicopter through the thick smoke on to a narrow strip of burning ridgeline.

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Los Angeles groups make plans to aid asylum seekers

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In the Los Angeles area, groups serving Central American immigrants are working with legal advocates to plan how to help any asylum seekers.

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Local retired firefighter dons old gear for Woolsey Fire

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Rick Canter hasn't worked for the Glendale Fire Department for four years. But when his community's on fire, he pulls out his old equipment to help how he can.

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With Rain Forecast, Residents In Woolsey Fire Burn Zone Prep For Possible Mudslides

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With fire containment levels at more than 90 percent, many evacuees are finally headed home.

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Thousands come out for annual E.J Jackson Turkey Dinner Giveaway in South L.A.

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The 36th annual turkey dinner giveaway felt like a street party, with hundreds of people dancing in line as volunteers handed out boxes full of frozen turkey and fixings. 

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County Supervisors vote to expand housing for at-risk youth

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The unanimous vote asks programs to see if it's financially possible to expand housing options for people coming out of foster care and the juvenile justice system.

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SoCal Edison replaces 1000 power poles after Woolsey Fire

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Southern California Edison is still finding new damage to its grid in Malibu after the Woolsey Fire, but it's started restoring the problems it's found so far.

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