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Truck Seen Plowing Through Crowd of L.A. Protesters on Thursday Night

LAPD officers are reportedly trying to determine whether the driver, who appears to have struck at least one person, is actually the victim in the incident
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Pilots Reported Seeing a Man Wearing a Jetpack Soaring Over LAX—Is That Even Possible?

The FBI and FAA are investigating an usual sight at 3,000 feet

How Is SoCal’s COVID-19 Battle Going? Keep an Eye on These Seven Stats

The daily tallies of deaths and new cases aren't only the COVID-19 stats to follow
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Can Jose Huizar’s Elected Successor Convince His Constituents to Trust City Hall?

In a candid interview, incoming District 14 councilman Kevin de León talks about the challenges and opportunities ahead

How a Chronically Extroverted WME Agent and His Daughter Raised Millions During Quarantine

Weekly Zoom sessions called Quarantunes have become a pandemic pastime for big-name musicians and their generous friends
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What Are the Alternatives to Calling the Cops?

Some situations may be more effectively addressed without the involvement of law enforcement. Here’s how to do it
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Best Places to Watch the Perseid Meteor Shower Around L.A.

Catch some shooting stars at these viewing spots

COVID-19 Shut Down the County Fair, but the Fairplex Has Served a More Important Role

While we were all bemoaning yet another canceled tradition, the Pomona campus has been playing host to a quartet of overlooked COVID-response efforts
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A Local Couple Allege L.A. Sheriff’s Deputies Killed Their Mentally Ill Son When They Called the Police for Help

Juan and Blanca Briceno have filed a claim in the death of their son Eric, who died of cardiopulmonary arrest due to "neck compression and restraint with a Taser"
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Artists and Activists Are Calling for a Billionaire Businessman’s Ouster from LACMA’s Board

Two activist groups and more than 100 important figures from the art world have called for Tom Gores to step down based on his connections to the prison telecom industry