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From helicopters and cruisers, police try to keep public off beaches, trails amid coronavirusFrom helicopters and cruisers, police try to keep public off beaches, trails amid coronavirus

From helicopters and cruisers, police try to keep public off beaches, trails amid coronavirus

Coronavirus: Police used choppers and cruiser to keep people off beaches, trails

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She survived wars in El Salvador, became a U.S. citizen and is now battling coronavirusShe survived wars in El Salvador, became a U.S. citizen and is now battling coronavirus

She survived wars in El Salvador, became a U.S. citizen and is now battling coronavirus

Nora Escalante, 58, is originally from Cabañas, El Salvador. In the mid-1980s, while machine guns and rifles thundered, she immigrated…

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Column: “Is anybody around here sick?” Street doctor races to get ahead of coronavirusColumn: “Is anybody around here sick?” Street doctor races to get ahead of coronavirus

Column: “Is anybody around here sick?” Street doctor races to get ahead of coronavirus

Coronavirus: "Is anybody around here sick?" Street doctor races to get ahead of outbreak

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Coronavirus patients in California’s ICU beds double overnightCoronavirus patients in California’s ICU beds double overnight

Coronavirus patients in California’s ICU beds double overnight

The state is also working to fix 170 ventilators that arrived "not working" from the federal government, Gov. Newsom said.

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Gov. Newsom commutes sentence of Swedish rapper in 2008 road rage killingGov. Newsom commutes sentence of Swedish rapper in 2008 road rage killing

Gov. Newsom commutes sentence of Swedish rapper in 2008 road rage killing

Reality show star Kim Kardashian West, who has embraced prison reform as a pet cause, praised Newsom's action on twitter.

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Orange County coronavirus cases jump past 400 with 4 deathsOrange County coronavirus cases jump past 400 with 4 deaths

Orange County coronavirus cases jump past 400 with 4 deaths

Coronavirus: Orange County cases jump to 403 with 4 deaths

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LAPD preparing scenarios in which many officers are out sick from coronavirusLAPD preparing scenarios in which many officers are out sick from coronavirus

LAPD preparing scenarios in which many officers are out sick from coronavirus

So far, 22 people who work for the Los Angeles Police Department have tested positive for the coronavirus.

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At a nursing home for L.A.’s wealthy, coronavirus diagnoses stir anger and questionsAt a nursing home for L.A.’s wealthy, coronavirus diagnoses stir anger and questions

At a nursing home for L.A.’s wealthy, coronavirus diagnoses stir anger and questions

A new resident at Silverado Beverly Place was hospitalized with coronavirus. Within 24 hours, another resident and an employee tested…

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He thought he had coronavirus and had nowhere to go. He spent five days alone in his carHe thought he had coronavirus and had nowhere to go. He spent five days alone in his car

He thought he had coronavirus and had nowhere to go. He spent five days alone in his car

Reggie Dominguez spent days self-isolating in a hospital parking lot, homeless and worried he had coronavirus. There are many more…

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How do you help a couple celebrate their 70th anniversary during coronavirus crisis? Happily and carefullyHow do you help a couple celebrate their 70th anniversary during coronavirus crisis? Happily and carefully

How do you help a couple celebrate their 70th anniversary during coronavirus crisis? Happily and carefully

Harry Polakow was surprised when he heard a knock on his front door.

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How bad will the next few weeks be for California as coronavirus cases surge?How bad will the next few weeks be for California as coronavirus cases surge?

How bad will the next few weeks be for California as coronavirus cases surge?

Two months after California's first confirmed case of the deadly COVID-19, the state is preparing to confront what public health…

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California chief justice uses new powers to revise courtroom rules during pandemicCalifornia chief justice uses new powers to revise courtroom rules during pandemic

California chief justice uses new powers to revise courtroom rules during pandemic

With state's courts largely shut down, 1st Amendment groups worry the public won't have access to documents and proceedings conducted…

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Introducing L.A.’s coronavirus testing czar. Can he fix a ‘grossly inadequate’ system?Introducing L.A.’s coronavirus testing czar. Can he fix a ‘grossly inadequate’ system?

Introducing L.A.’s coronavirus testing czar. Can he fix a ‘grossly inadequate’ system?

L.A.'s new coronavirus testing czar. Can he fix a "grossly inadequate" system?

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Coronavirus deaths in California top 100 as officials struggle to slow spreadCoronavirus deaths in California top 100 as officials struggle to slow spread

Coronavirus deaths in California top 100 as officials struggle to slow spread

The death toll from the coronavirus surpasses 100 in California as officials struggle to slow the spread through ever-increasing restrictions.

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These L.A. County communities have coronavirus cases, and these don’tThese L.A. County communities have coronavirus cases, and these don’t

These L.A. County communities have coronavirus cases, and these don’t

L.A. County has reported 26 coronavirus-related deaths, the most in the state. Here is the number of cases by community,…

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