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Supervisors eliminate 3,200 positions from county budget

LOS ANGELES — The county Board of Supervisors, on a 4-0 vote June 29, approved a revised $34.9 billion budget for the coming fiscal year that envisions deep across-the-board cuts and the elimination of thousands of positions, including sharp reductions in the sheriff’s department. Supervisor Janice Hahn abstained from the vote because she said the Read More…

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Governor bans indoor dining as COVID-19 spreads

LOS ANGELES — Responding to continuing increases in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations, Gov. Gavin Newsom July 1 ordered a halt to indoor dining and barred other indoor activities at businesses such as wineries, museums and casinos in counties that have been on the state’s COVID-19 “watch list,” which includes Los Angeles. “The bottom line is, Read More…

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Rx REPORT: Doctor contracted COVID-19 in hospital

Rain or shine, when scientist and researcher Bilal Qizilbash is not conducting cancer research, he feeds the homeless in Jackson, Mississippi. His work was sidelined when he contracted COVID-19. Before COVID-19, the Jackson, Mississippi community was hungry. Known as the center of the U.S. food desert, one in five people in Jackson go hungry daily, Read More…