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  • KTLA
    (This excludes the five deaths and 302 cases reported by Long Beach and Pasadena, which run their own health agencies.) Dozens of residents have been evacuated from a Riverside nursing home with nearly 40 reported novel coronavirus cases after employees at the facility failed to show up to care for patients on two consecutive days, health ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    Rickie Chhoeun, an AT&T service technician from Long Beach, understands this all too well. An agent from Immigration and Customs Enforcement first nabbed him in October 2017 when he showed up for a regular meeting at an ICE office. Chhoeun was required to check in there annually because of his 1999 conviction for assault and carrying a firearm.
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  • Orange County Register
    Long Beach, Seal Beach and Laguna Beach. Some areas, including Huntington City Beach, Newport Beach, areas of Dana Point and San Clemente remain open but with parking lots shut down to discourage visitors. State Park beaches in Orange County such as Doheny State Beach and Huntington State Beach also remain open to the public. As other beaches ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    The county said it is planning this week to open sites at Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science, East Los Angeles and Santa Clarita. The city of Long Beach on Tuesday announced the opening of an appointment-only drive-through COVID-19 testing center. The site is next to its new rapid assessment clinic at Long Beach City College ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    The Catalina Express, which normally runs boats to the island’s Avalon and Two Harbors landings from Long Beach, San Pedro and Dana Point, has cut its service back to two round-trips a day between Long Beach and Avalon. At the Catalina Flyer, which normally offers one departure daily from Newport Beach to Avalon, a phone recording warned that ...
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  • KTLA
    Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti was expected to give his daily briefing on the city’s coronavirus response at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday. The mayor’s address comes after public health officials on Tuesday confirmed 3,130 cases in the city of L.A., with 6,910 cases and 169 deaths countywide. County officials also for the first time on Tuesday ...
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  • KTLA
    On Tuesday, officials released partial data on the racial breakdown of the COVID-19 outbreak in the region: The race or ethnicity is so far known in 57% of deaths and 43% of confirmed cases. (This excludes the five deaths and 302 cases reported by Long Beach and Pasadena, which run their own health agencies.)
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  • Orange County Register
    Fire Capt. David Rosa was a model firefighter, one the city of Long Beach was blessed to call its own, says fellow firefighter Rex Pritchard. Rosa, 45, was fatally struck by gunfire on June 25, 2018, while responding to an explosion at a highrise senior-living complex. His death shook the region and his memorial service drew thousands.
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  • KTLA
    Detectives were investigating the fatal stabbing of a 60-year-old man in Long Beach Tuesday, according to police. Officers dispatched to the 400 block of Zona Court at 5:09 p.m. Monday found the body of a man suffering from multiple stab wounds to the chest, according to the Long Beach Police Department.
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  • KTLA
    They believe robots and AI offer solutions that can help them bring down costs and improve store operations. Detectives were investigating the fatal stabbing of a 60-year-old man in Long Beach Tuesday, according to police. Officers dispatched to the 400 block of Zona Court at 5:09 p.m. Monday found the body of a man suffering from multiple stab ...
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  • KTLA
    Detectives were investigating the fatal stabbing of a 60-year-old man in Long Beach Tuesday, according to police. Officers dispatched to the 400 block of Zona Court at 5:09 p.m. Monday found the body of a man suffering from multiple stab wounds to the chest, according to the Long Beach Police Department.
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  • KTLA
    Detectives were investigating the fatal stabbing of a 60-year-old man in Long Beach Tuesday, according to police. Officers dispatched to the 400 block of Zona Court at 5:09 p.m. Monday found the body of a man suffering from multiple stab wounds to the chest, according to the Long Beach Police Department. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
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  • Orange County Register
    64 in Long Beach, Hawthorne, Torrance and at LAX; and 65 in Glendale, Whittier and downtown LA. Orange County highs on Tuesday include 41 on Santiago Peak; 51 on Ortega Highway at 2,600 feet; 56 at Fremont Canyon; 57 at Trabuco Canyon; 59 in Laguna Beach; 60 in San Clemente, Yorba Linda and Mission Viejo; 61 in Newport Beach; and 63 in ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    Four members of the command staff of the LAPD tested positive for the virus and all are said to be in the recovering stage. Fire departments in San Jose and Long Beach have been hit by outbreaks. Across Southern California, two law enforcement officers have died of COVID-19 related medical issues. Riverside County Sheriff’s Deputies David ...
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  • KTLA
    Detectives were investigating the fatal stabbing of a 60-year-old man in Long Beach Tuesday, according to police. Officers dispatched to the 400 block of Zona Court at 5:09 p.m. Monday found the body of a man suffering from multiple stab wounds to the chest, according to the Long Beach Police Department. In case you were planning to go against ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    Massive freighters regularly drift at anchor off the coast of Southern California waiting to unload cargo at the ports of Los Angeles or Long Beach. Tankers and container vessels are a common sight for local residents from San Pedro south to Huntington Beach. During the past few weeks, however, some huge new silhouettes have joined the bulky ...
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  • Los Angeles Times
    The total number of cases is now 946, including 25 deaths — up from 19. Out of the 230 reported cases of COVID-19 in the City of Long Beach, 70 people have recovered, Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia said Monday. The death toll there remains at three. Sacramento County reported two more deaths Monday morning, bringing the total there to 18.
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  • Orange County Register
    Later that morning in Long Beach, firefighters began their hours-long efforts to rescue a man who was stuck in a storm drain with water in it. Though there was less traffic on roads due to coronavirus-related stay-at-home orders, there were still several minor and non-injury crash reported on freeways as the rain fell, according to the ...
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  • Orange County Register
    Long Beach, Hawthorne and Torrance; and 64 in downtown LA and at LAX. Showers are forecast Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, followed by cloudy days. Rain prompts evacuation warning in burn scar area near Corona; snow expected in region’s mountains Storm expected to bring unseasonable rain, cold to Southern California Rain, snow coming to ...
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  • Orange County Register
    Maria Juarez cried when she heard the news. Her family of five — in the rural, western Guatemalan village of Aldea Miramar — would receive a month’s supply of rice, beans, cornmeal, pasta, soup, cooking oil and soap from Xela AID, a nonprofit based in Long Beach, known stateside as Local Hope. “It’s a blessing from God,” Juarez told ...
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