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Students Head Back to School

Many of them might have preferred to be visiting the beach Tuesday, but more than a half-million students instead headed back to class as the 2016-17 school year... Read more »

Parolee Sentenced to Federal Prison

MONTEBELLO –  A Montebello parolee with a lengthy rap sheet was sentenced Monday to more than 20 years in federal prison as a result of a traffic stop in which... Read more »

East L.A., El Sereno Added to West Nile Target Zone

East Los Angeles and El Sereno are among seven new areas in Los Angeles County where over the past week mosquitos have tested positive for West Nile virus. According... Read more »

‘Hispanic Paradox’: Latinos Live Longer Than Other Races, UCLA Says

Latinos age at a slower rate than other ethnic groups, despite having a higher susceptibility to some diseases, according to a UCLA study released Tuesday. The findings,... Read more »

Youth Respond to Officer-Involved Shootings

BOYLE HEIGHTS – An officer-involved shooting in Boyle Heights last week that claimed the life of a 14-year-old boy, sparking outrage by many in the eastside neighborhood,... Read more »

Pieces of Rock ‘Bridge’ Communities

Some of the rocks were big, others were small, but to the hundreds of people who lined up Saturday in downtown Los Angeles, the only thing that really mattered was... Read more »

County to Review Racial Bias in Law Enforcement Agencies

The Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to take a look at whether Los Angeles County’s law enforcement agencies can do more to mitigate implicit racial... Read more »

Woman Charged With Grandmother’s Murder

A 24-year-old woman charged with murder in the death of her grandmother in Bell remained jailed this week in lieu of $2 million bail. Sarah Montoya was arrested... Read more »

‘Black Lives Matter’ Petitions Demand LAPD Chief’s Ouster

Black Lives Matter activists who have been camped outside Los Angeles City Hall since early last month delivered a petition with more than 8,000 signatures to Mayor... Read more »

Mayor Pushes L.A.’s Olympic Bid in Rio

Mayor Eric Garcetti touted Los Angeles Tuesday as the safest bet for organizers of the 2024 Olympic Games to make in choosing a location, with many of the sports... Read more »

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