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Environment & Science
Your Urban Drool (aka Polluted Runoff) Isn't Being Cleaned Up Quickly Enough, Says Heal The Bay
Angelenos are used to looking up Heal the Bay's annual beach water quality report card each May as we search out the cleanest places to swim and surf.
Los Angeles Childcare Programs Lack Financial Security
The report looked at the financials of 26 LA non-profit childcare centers. Half had less than one month of operating cash on hand.
Rare, Large-Scale Study Drills Down Into Asian American Health
Health studies show Asian Americans are healthier than other groups. But lumping them together masks differences among ethnicities. A rare, large-scale study from Kaiser Permanente provides insight into those disparities.
Business & Economy
Can CA Reduce Homelessness Through Better Prevention?
Some officials are looking to cities like Chicago for lessons on how to prevent people from becoming homeless in the first place.
How You Can Help L.A.'s Homeless This Holiday Season
As cold and rainy weather arrives in Southern California, tens of thousands of people will be living through it all outside.
US & World
Christine Blasey Ford Describes Her Testimony, And The Aftermath
It’s been more than a year since Christine Blasey Ford testified against Brett Kavanaugh during his bid for the Supreme Court.
LA's Kurdish Community Condemns Trump's Syria Troop Withdrawal
The Turkish military is preparing to invade Northern Syria, following President Trump’s announcement he would pull U.S. troops from the region. Critics say the policy change would mean the U.S. abandoning Kurdish allies who have been leading the fight against ISIS.
Crime & Justice
Large Settlement With MGM In 2017 Las Vegas Shooting
About 2,500 Californians are potentially eligible for claims in the settlement. A third party will decide how to distribute up to $800 million.
Arts & Entertainment
Henry Huntington: A Railroad Tycoon Who Transformed Southern California
One of the most prized treasures of LA County is 100 years old this year.