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In Terms of Wildfires, 2021 Is Already Shaping Up to Be a Worse Year than 2020

If stats from the first seven months of the year are any indication, California is in for a frightening fall
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A Judge’s Ruling May Force Sheriff Villanueva to Discuss Deputy ‘Cliques’

L.A. County's sheriff is trying hard to dodge an inspector general subpoena regarding 'deputy secret societies,' but he's nearly out of options
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LAPD Officer Accused of Circulating an Offensive George Floyd Meme Cleared by Panel

Floyd’s family and D.A. Gascón are among those who have responded to the allegation
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Caitlyn Jenner Wants to Keep Gov. Newsom From Being IDed as a Dem on the Recall Ballot

The Republican gubernatorial hopeful filed a motion today to join the fight to prevent a "D" from appearing next to Newsom's name in September
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More Than a Dozen People Were Killed During a Deadly July 4 Weekend in L.A.

Two car-to-car shootings were among a spate of crimes over the long holiday weekend
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As the Pandemic Turned Life in L.A. Upside Down, Local Nonprofits Had to Pivot on the Fly

Three local charities explain how they adjusted their missions to help vulnerable communities weather COVID-19—and why it will be key to California’s recovery
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Disgraced Lawyer Michael Avenatti Is Set to Face Fraud Charges in Orange County

Shortly after he's sentenced in an extortion scheme involving Nike, Stormy Daniels's former attorney will head to trial for allegedly conning clients out of settlement money
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Amid a Bump in COVID Cases, There’s Fear L.A. Could See a Summer Surge

While "breakthrough" cases among the vaccinate remain relatively rare, the number of unvaccinated people in the county is cause for concern
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California Sets a Date for Gov. Gavin Newsom’s Recall Election

On Sept. 14, voters will decide whether to keep or boot their Democrat governor
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Video Captures the Moment Illegal Fireworks Blew Up an LAPD Vehicle in South L.A.

A controlled detonation inside a bomb squad vehicle went awry on Wednesday evening, injuring 17 people