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Cleanup efforts begin after weekend of protests, vandalism

LOS ANGELES — Cleanup efforts were underway June 1 in the Fairfax District, Santa Monica, Long Beach and other areas following a dramatic weekend that saw brazen looting and vandalism amid multiple protests against police brutality. Law enforcement authorities braced for more demonstrations and cities issued curfews in hopes of quelling violence. Demonstrations have increased Read More…

Lead Story National & World

Protesters burn flags in D.C. in response to Minneapolis killing

WASHINGTON — Multiple arrests occurred as hundreds of activists marched throughout Washington, D.C. for George Floyd and his supporters May 29. “We are standing in solidarity with our people in Minneapolis,” said event organizer Joella Roberts. “I want to remind you that the system that George Floyd was heading to was just as deadly,” she Read More…

Local News Making a Difference West Edition

Compassion & Choices prepares people for the end

MAKING A DIFFERENCE An end-of-life conversation is never easy, but it’s always necessary. Amidst the scourge of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has taken the lives of more than 100,000 people throughout the country and prompted an urgent focus on end-of-life issues, it would seem the difficult conversations need to happen sooner than later. The arrival of COVID-19 Read More…