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Graduation Numbers Rise to ‘Record High’

For the seventh straight year, California is making gains on the number of students who graduate from high school, State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom... Read more »

Civil Rights Advocates Condemn Board of Supervisors

The Board of Supervisors delayed a vote Tuesday on $1 million in legal support for residents facing deportation after advocates protested a provision excluding individuals... Read more »

Metro Signs Deal to Buy Subway Trains from China Railway

Los Angeles County transportation officials sealed the deal on a $178 million, 64 rail car purchase from China Railway Rolling Stock Corporation Ltd. during a signing... Read more »

Labor Leader Enters Race For State Senate Seat

Labor leader Maria Elena Durazo has announced her candidacy for the state Senate seat held by President Pro Tem Kevin De Leon, who cannot run for re-election in... Read more »

Reward Posted for Suspect in Postal Robberies

A reward of up to $10,000 is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a man suspected of stealing mail from postal trucks and residential... Read more »

Brain Changes Make Some Older Adults More Vulnerable to Scams

ITHACA, N.Y. – Older adults who have been scammed by friends, relatives or strangers seem to behave just like elders who have avoided rip-offs. They are able to... Read more »

Community Calendar: April 13, 2017 – April 19, 2017

Friday, April 14 8:30am-5pm–Opening Two-Day Conference on Works of Acclaimed Mexican Writer Alfonso Reyes at Cal State L.A. Event celebrates 2017: Year of Mexico... Read more »

Springing Forward – to Allergy Season

California experienced record rainfall this year, and may have even made headway against the state’s historic drought. Now that lush landscapes abound and spring... Read more »

Vietnam Memorial Wall On View in Montebello

While most walls are meant to keep people out, The Mobile Vietnam Memorial Wall aspires to bring people together. A half-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial... Read more »

Trump’s Security Tab: A Good Case for Separation of Church and State

Palm Beach County, Florida Commissioner Dave Kerner wants to tax a resort. Nothing unusual about that — politicians love to mug tourists in the name of “economic... Read more »

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