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Orange County still awaiting new homeless shelter sites

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| Despite a series of failed attempts to set up new homeless shelters in Orange County, local leaders and advocates for the homeless say there's no turning back.

Vintage safe sex ads might hold clues to solving today's STI uptick

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A retrospective of jarring, creative and groundbreaking safer sex campaigns is now on display in the exhibition "Lost and Found" at the ONE Gallery in West Hollywood.

California now has almost 40 million people

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According to the annual estimate, residents of the state grew by 309,000 last year. That's actually down from an average of 333,000 new residents a year since 2010.

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Electric vehicle drivers' free rides in LA toll lanes are ending. Here's why

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Trying to reduce congestion with tolls and encouraging electric vehicles in the same lanes has slowed down traffic. The issue highlights a policy clash.

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Highway 1 could reopen in Big Sur this September

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The opening date will be continuously evaluated and the next update will be in July, according to Caltrans.

Historic downtown LA hotel will become homeless housing for chronically ill

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The AIDS Healthcare Foundation has bought the King Edward Hotel, located on the edge of Skid Row.

Fiery LA freeway big rig crash injures 3

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Authorities say a truck loaded with concrete and gravel hit a car shortly before 3 p.m. Monday on northbound Interstate 405 in the busy Sepulveda Pass area.

Surfing Padre, known for blessing waves, dies

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Reverend Christian Mondor, who wore a wetsuit under his clerical robe and presided over an annual Blessing of the Waves, died this week.

It's all fun and board games during International Tabletop Day

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The Game Haus board game cafe has more than 1,700 games to choose from. Customers pay for a seat and often play for hours.

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