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California warehouse fire leached chemicals into a nearby channel, releasing a 'rotten egg' smell that some residents say is making them sick

Carson City Council Member Jawane Hilton, Mayor Lula Davis-Holmes, and California State Sen. Steven Bradford discuss the foul odor at a press conference on October 25, 2021.Jay L. Clendenin/Los Angeles Times/Getty Images Carson, California, smelled like rotten eggs for two months due to elevated hydrogen sulfide levels. The stench likely originated with a September fire that leached chemicals into a nearby waterway. Local residents attribute headaches, nausea, and trouble breathing to the nox...
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L.A. County announces a second Omicron case

Health officials reported Los Angeles County's second confirmed case of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus Monday, a college student who had recently returned from the East Coast. #collegestudent #healthofficials #lacounty #losangelescounty #eastcoast
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Vanessa Bryant lawsuit a 'no-win' situation for LA County trying to put up defense

Sympathy for Kobe Bryant's widow Vanessa leads Los Angeles County to walk a fine line as it defends itself from her lawsuit over crash photos.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Kobe Bryant, Usa Today, Los Angeles County, Vanessa, LA County, Vanessa Bryant


Covid news: 75 more cases of Omicron variant found in England; Ireland announces new restrictions – as it happened

More than 100 cases of new variant have now been found in England; Strict social distancing will be required in Ireland’s bars and restaurants with mandatory table service and a maximum of six people per tableAct now against Omicron to stop new Covid wave, UK warnedGermany’s Covid wave could reach ‘sad peak’ at ChristmasGPs in England get green light to provide less care and join jab driveHow probable is it that Omicron will take hold in UK?Italian man tries to dodge Covid vaccine wearing fake a...
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Covid live: 75 more cases of Omicron variant found in England; Ireland announces new restrictions

More than 100 cases of new variant have now been found in England; Strict social distancing will be required in Ireland’s bars and restaurants with mandatory table service and a maximum of six people per tableAct now against Omicron to stop new Covid wave, UK warnedGermany’s Covid wave could reach ‘sad peak’ at ChristmasGPs in England get green light to provide less care and join jab driveHow probable is it that Omicron will take hold in UK?Italian man tries to dodge Covid vaccine wearing fake a...
Tags: Europe, UK, England, New York, Germany, World news, US news, Ireland, South Africa, Infectious Diseases, Vaccines and immunisation, Los Angeles County, Omicron, Coronavirus, COVID


Covid live: UK’s PM says Christmas should be ‘normal’; Ireland announces new restrictions

Boris Johnson urges people not to cancel parties or nativities; Strict social distancing will be required in Ireland’s bars and restaurants with mandatory table service and a maximum of six people per tableAct now against Omicron to stop new Covid wave, UK warnedGermany’s Covid wave could reach ‘sad peak’ at ChristmasGPs in England get green light to provide less care and join jab driveHow probable is it that Omicron will take hold in UK?Italian man tries to dodge Covid vaccine wearing fake armC...
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Covid live: Ireland announces new restrictions for bars and restaurants after warning risks are ‘just too high’

Strict social distancing will be required in Ireland’s bars and restaurants with mandatory table service and a maximum of six people per tableAct now against Omicron to stop new Covid wave, UK warnedGermany’s Covid wave could reach ‘sad peak’ at ChristmasGPs in England get green light to provide less care and join jab driveHow probable is it that Omicron will take hold in UK?Italian man tries to dodge Covid vaccine wearing fake armCalifornia is reporting its second confirmed case of the Omicron ...
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Covid live: Omicron variant could cause ‘large wave of infections’, UK scientists warn; Switzerland tightens restrictions

UK government advisers say Omicron variant could lead to wave requiring ‘stringent response measures’; Swiss government reinforces mask rulesGermany’s Covid wave could reach ‘sad peak’ at ChristmasGPs in England get green light to provide less care and join jab driveHow probable is it that Omicron will take hold in UK?Italian man tries to dodge Covid vaccine wearing fake armDoes Omicron mean Covid is going to become more transmissible?California is reporting its second confirmed case of the Omic...
Tags: Europe, UK, England, New York, Germany, World news, US news, South Africa, Infectious Diseases, Switzerland, Vaccines and immunisation, Los Angeles County, Omicron, Coronavirus


Covid live: Switzerland tightens restrictions amid surge in cases; nearly 1m Germans currently infected

Swiss government reinforces mask rules and message to work from home; Germany’s Jens Spahn says more than 1% of population have CovidGermany’s Covid wave could reach ‘sad peak’ at ChristmasItalian man tries to dodge Covid vaccine wearing fake armOmicron driving record rate of Covid infection in South African provinceQ+A: do Covid vaccine mandates work?UK Covid – latest updatesCalifornia is reporting its second confirmed case of the Omicron variant in as many days.The Los Angeles County public he...
Tags: Europe, New York, Germany, World news, US news, South Africa, Infectious Diseases, Switzerland, Vaccines and immunisation, Los Angeles County, Jens Spahn, Coronavirus, ChristmasItalian


Covid live: Slovakia sets new daily case record; nearly 1m Germans currently infected, says health minister

Low level of vaccine take-up thought to be factor in Slovakia; Germany’s Jens Spahn says more than 1% of population have CovidSouth Africa’s new cases have risen over 300% in a weekCovid booster shots significantly strengthen immunity, trial findsBlack and south Asian Brits urged to get jabs to cut higher death ratesNew York health officials report at least five cases of Omicron variantAuckland celebrates end of lockdown with brunch and traffic gridlockCalifornia is reporting its second confirme...
Tags: Europe, New York, Germany, World news, US news, South Africa, Infectious Diseases, Vaccines and immunisation, Slovakia, Los Angeles County, Jens Spahn, Coronavirus, CovidSouth Africa


Covid live: Slovakia sets new daily case record; India says expects severity of Omicron to be ‘low’

Low level of vaccine take-up thought to be factor in Slovakia; India’s health ministry says ‘fast pace of vaccination’ and Delta exposure will limit Omicron impactSouth Africa’s new cases have risen over 300% in a weekCovid booster shots significantly strengthen immunity, trial findsBlack and south Asian Brits urged to get jabs to cut higher death ratesNew York health officials report at least five cases of Omicron variantAuckland celebrates end of lockdown with brunch and traffic gridlockCalifo...
Tags: Europe, New York, Germany, India, Africa, World news, US news, South Africa, Infectious Diseases, Delta, Vaccines and immunisation, Slovakia, Los Angeles County, Coronavirus


Covid live: South Africa in ‘fourth wave’ with Omicron; Black and south Asian people in UK ‘at risk without jabs’

South Africa’s health minister says new cases have risen by over 300% in a week; doctors in UK urge Black and south Asian people to get vaccinatedBlack and south Asian Brits urged to get jabs to cut higher death ratesThe Omicron variant is now in five US states, including New YorkBiden announces plan to get booster shots to 100m AmericansEU must consider mandatory Covid jabs, says Von der LeyenGermany closer to mandatory Covid jabs, unvaccinated face lockdownCalifornia is reporting its second co...
Tags: Europe, UK, New York, Germany, US, World news, US news, South Africa, Infectious Diseases, Vaccines and immunisation, Los Angeles County, Coronavirus, New YorkBiden


Covid news live: South Africa officials fear ‘widespread resurgence’ after Omicron fuels 35% rise in daily cases to 11,535

Cases of Covid-19 in South Africa have “risen dramatically”, health officials say after the Omicron variant was first detected in the nation last week The Omicron variant is now in five US states, including New YorkBiden announces plan to get booster shots to 100m AmericansEU must consider mandatory Covid jabs, says Von der LeyenGermany closer to mandatory Covid jabs, unvaccinated face lockdownFollow all our coronavirus coverageCalifornia is reporting its second confirmed case of the Omicron var...
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First Case of Omicron COVID Variant Is Detected in Los Angeles. Here's What We Know So Far

The first case of the omicron variant of COVID-19 has been detected in Los Angeles County, health officials said Thursday. #losangelescounty #omicroncovidvariant #healthofficials
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Los Angeles County Ceremony Buries 1,780 Unclaimed Dead

Local officials and representatives of various faiths have honored the lives of 1,780 people who died in Los Angeles County in 2018 but whose remains were never claimed.
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New Policy Now Limits Medical Parole For California Prisoners On Ventilators

SACRAMENTO (AP) — A new California policy could send dozens of quadriplegic, paraplegic or otherwise permanently incapacitated inmates from nursing homes back to state prisons. Prison officials say a change in federal rules led them to limit medical parole to inmates so ill they are hooked to ventilators to breathe, meaning their movement is so limited they are not a public danger. The state previously included a much broader range of permanent incapacities allowing inmates to be cared for in nu...
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Coroner Releases Names of Slain California Kids, Grandmother

The Los Angeles County coroner has identified the victims in the brutal slaying of a grandmother and her four grandchildren, including a boy not yet 2 years old, in the Southern California high desert.
Tags: Southern California, Los Angeles County


Reese Witherspoon Reveals Again Hollywood’s Gun Rights Hypocrisy

By Larry Keane Once again, Hollywood demonstrates its ignorance of the law and open disdain for the Second Amendment. IMG iStock-881108556 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Reese Witherspoon’s not a lawyer. But she’s played one on television. Witherspoon’s credits during her Tinseltown tenure include roles involving firearms and the legal profession. In real life, her gun control comments following the acquittal of Kyle Rittenhouse in Kenosha, Wis., show she knows little about either. She demonstrate...
Tags: Hollywood, Guns, Reese Witherspoon, California, America, Joe Biden, Kenosha, Los Angeles County, House Judiciary Committee, Tinseltown, KENOSHA Wis, NSSF, Rittenhouse, Witherspoon, George Gascon, Asian Pacific Islanders


Police Search Landfill North of Los Angeles in Disappearance of West LA Mother Heidi Planck

Detectives began at dawn Monday to search a landfill in northern Los Angeles County for evidence in the disappearance of Heidi Planck, a mother who lived in West LA and vanished after attending... #heidiplanckdetectives #detectives #disappearance #heidiplanck #footballgames #losangelescounty #westla #landfill
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Security Guard, Kevin Nishita, Shot On The Job In Oakland

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California Port, Naval Base Vie to Ease Shipping Congestion

Officials are using a California naval base to help alleviate congestion at Los Angeles County ports in time for holiday shopping.
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Question looms over Vanessa Bryant lawsuit against Los Angeles County: What does she want?

The widow of Kobe Bryant is no ordinary plaintiff and might not be interested in money to settle her lawsuit over crash-site photos.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Kobe Bryant, Usa Today, Los Angeles County, Vanessa Bryant


Officials seize nearly 4,000 bongs headed to Los Angeles County

US Customs and Border Protection officials seized a shipment of almost 4,000 bongs at Washington Dulles International Airport, the agency said.
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Non-Profit Pays Off Mortgage For Fallen Sacramento Deputy Adam Gibson

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Tags: News, California, Local, Syndicated Local, Sacramento, Los Angeles, Cal Expo, Sacramento County, Towers, Los Angeles County, Riley, Gibson, Adam Gibson, Rachel Gibson, Sacramento News, Tunnel to Towers


Vanessa Bryant lawsuit over Kobe Bryant crash photos should be dismissed, LA County lawyers say

The crash that killed NBA legend Kobe Bryant and eight others was an "horrific accident," but the county did not cause it and Vanessa Bryant's lawsuit claiming photos taken at the crash scene were leaked should be dismissed, lawyers for Los Angeles County said in a court filing Monday.
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Los Angeles County seeks summary judgment against widow of Kobe Bryant in lawsuit

If successful, the move by Los Angeles County could end a lawsuit filed by Kobe Bryant's widow over photos from a helicopter crash last year.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Kobe Bryant, Usa Today, Los Angeles County


LA Deputy Acquitted of Manslaughter for Shooting Unarmed Man

A Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed an unarmed driver in 2016 has been acquitted of voluntary manslaughter.
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LAPD to Los Angeles Citizens: ‘Just Be a Victim.’

By Larry Keane Los Angeles residents are living through a nightmare scenario. The local district attorney announced he’s releasing a 24-year-old convicted murderer after serving only six years of a 50-year sentence. IMG iStock-1061172526 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Los Angeles residents are living through a nightmare scenario. The local district attorney announced he’s releasing a 24-year-old convicted murderer after serving only six years of a 50-year sentence. Police are, at the same time, te...
Tags: Guns, California, America, Los Angeles, City Council, Lapd, Duncan, Los Angeles County, IMG, George Soros, Los Angeles Police Department, NICS, NSSF, George Gascon, Gascon, Gun Rights News


Judge: Kobe Bryant's Widow Must Turn Over Therapy Records

A judge has ruled that Kobe Bryant’s widow must turn over her therapy records to Los Angeles County in her lawsuit claiming she suffered emotional distress after first responders shared photos from the site of the helicopter crash that killed the basketball star and his teenage daughter.
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Judge rules Kobe Bryant's widow Vanessa must turn over private therapy records

The widow of Kobe Bryant must produce therapy records to Los Angeles County, according to ruling by federal magistrate judge.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Kobe Bryant, Usa Today, Los Angeles County, Vanessa