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LAUSD campuses will remain closed when school resumes next month

LOS ANGELES — Amid spiking coronavirus cases, Los Angeles Unified School District campuses will remain closed when classes resume next month, Superintendent Austin Beutner said July 13, defying President Donald Trump’s demand that students return to in-person instruction. “While the new school year will begin in August, it will not start with students at school Read More…

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Governor orders new round of business restrictions as coronavirus cases rise

LOS ANGELES — On a day that saw the governor order a renewed round of business restrictions due to spiking coronavirus cases, Los Angeles County’s public health director said the pandemic is on an “alarming” path locally, but widespread adherence to infection-control measures can again slow the virus’ spread. “I know this step back in Read More…

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County supervisors propose closing Men’s Central Jail next year

LOS ANGELES — A proposal to close Men’s Central Jail within one year drew fire July 7 from residents worried about the public safety ramifications and cheers from advocates of diversion for people accused of low-level crimes or suffering from mental illness. The board voted unanimously in favor of a proposal co-authored by Supervisors Hilda Read More…