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Mask-Wearing Is Mandatory in L.A., but Anti-Maskers Are Continuing to Storm Essential Businesses

As City Council pushes for stronger enforcement, local law enforcement says it has preferred an 'education' approach
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California Selects Blue Shield as Vaccine Rollout Partner

The insurance company will partner with the state to oversee distribution, a move officials hope will speed and simplify the process
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Compton Mayor Aja Brown Will Not Seek Reelection

After leading the city for seven years, Mayor Brown says she will be looking for new ways to serve the community
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Inglewood Expected to Use Eminent Domain to Clear Way for Clippers Arena

The city will acquire 11 properties and transfer the land to private developers
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Disgraced Former Councilman Mitch Englander Is Going to Prison

The 14-month terms poses questions for others embroiled in the City Hall Corruption Scandal
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L.A. County Plans to Align with Purple Tier Status and Allow Outdoor Dining

Other activities that were restricted under the regional stay-at-home order will be allowed starting today
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Everyone’s Buzzing About Biohacking, but Will It Actually Help You Live Longer?

From Santa Monica to Silicon Valley, a growing band of new age techies is leading a health revolution. Is the path to immortality really paved with ozone enemas and cryotherapy sessions?

Santa Monica Has Made a Mess of Investigating Last Spring’s Public Safety Disaster

Thousands of dollars were spent on a report on what went wrong the day looters ransacked the city, but it never saw the light of day
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Trump’s Last-Minute Pardon of a College Scandal Dad Has ‘Supporters’ Scratching Their Heads

USC trustee Tom Barrack and billionaire businessman Sean Parker were named in Robert Zangrillo's pardon—but both say they weren't involved
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How Did the Vaccine Rollout Become Such a Wreck?

From federal failures to local blunders, a look at where things stand, what went wrong, and why change may be a ways off