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Newsom To Announce New Orders As Coronavirus Cases Mount In LA

An outbreak of 150 infections forced the closure of an LA business as health officials seek ways to crack down on noncomplying businesses.

Orange County's Coronavirus Hotspots On Notice As July 4 Looms

Read your by-city case-counts. Supervisors for OC's hardest-hit cities are ramping up campaigns to assist residents in the direst of need.

Woman Defends Trader Joe's Fit Over Mask Requirement

Video of a woman's fit on the opening day of the North Hollywood Trader Joe's has been viewed nearly 15 million times.

FBI, Santa Monica Police Offer $10K To Identify Arson Suspect

The FBI and Santa Monica Police are asking the public's help to identify an arson suspect.

John Wayne Airport Renaming Question Remains

John Wayne's son speaks out after OC Democrats called for a name change of JWA, due to bigoted and racist comments the actor made in 1971.

Californians Ordered To Quarantine If Traveling To New York Area

New York on Tuesday became the first state to require quarantine on travelers from California, where the coronavirus is surging.

No Fireworks Flying July 4 In Laguna Beach 2020

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Laguna Beach has canceled their fireworks plans.

HBO Renews 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' For 11th Season

Larry David's Emmy and Golden Globe-winning unscripted comedy will be back for another "upsetting" season.

Petition Filed To Protect Endangered Butterfly In San Diego

Quino checkerspot butterflies are now found only in southern San Diego County and southwestern Riverside County in the U.S.

LA Man Guilty Of Obstructing Trump Inaugural Fund Investigation

A venture capitalist admitted to secretly working for a foreign entity while donating $900,000 to Trump's inaugural fund and covering it up.

Palos Verdes Schools Reopening: Join A Virtual Town Hall

The Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District Board of Education invites the community to join a virtual town hall Wednesday.

Grand Jury Releases Scathing OC Tollways Report

An Orange County grand jury asks why the Toll Road agency has not yet paid off its debt.

Sentencing Delayed, Again, For Ex-Rep. Duncan Hunter's Wife

Margaret Hunter, who pleaded guilty along with her husband to conspiracy charges, had her sentencing delayed for two more months.

Beaches To Close; Santa Monica Extends Local Emergency To July 31

Beaches will close for the July 4 holiday as the number of COVID-19 cases rise, Santa Monica city officials announced.

Brush Fire Scorches One Acre In Elysian Park

It took firefighters nearly an hour to contain the blaze that burned about an acre in medium brush Monday night.

Chinese Man Sentenced In Orange County Birth Tourism Scheme

Edwin Chin will serve 3+ years in prison for his part in bringing pregnant mothers to the US to obtain US Citizenship for their new babies.

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