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Lieu calls for hearings on ‘superbug’ outbreak

LOS ANGELES — Rep. Ted Lieu, D-Torrance, has called for a congressional hearing on the potentially deadly “superbug” outbreaks that have been linked to contaminated medical scopes and caused at least seven infections, and two deaths, at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. At UCLA, health officials have notified 179 patients who underwent endoscopic procedures using […]

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Officials say Southland malls not targeted by terrorists

LOS ANGELES — Despite a terrorist group video calling for attacks on shopping malls in Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States, there is no credible threat to malls in the Southland, officials said Feb. 23, but residents were encouraged as always to remain vigilant and be aware of their surroundings. “We have to […]