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Is Every Child Entitled To A Free Public Education Regardless Of Immigration Status?

Is Every Child Entitled To A Free Public Education Regardless Of Immigration Status?

John Deasy could have a career as an evangelical preacher. That’s my humble opinion after watching him up close advocating for children since he was appointed Superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District in April of 2011.

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Lifeguard Victim of Lightning Strike Improving; Vigil Set for Student Killed

Lifeguard Victim of Lightning Strike Improving; Vigil Set for Student Killed

A 56-year-old lifeguard hospitalized after lightning struck the water near the Venice pier Sunday, killing a 20-year-old man, was improving at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center today.

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Teen Killed, Brother Injured In Hit And Run Accident

A 17-year-old pedestrian killed in a hit-and-run accident in North Hollywood that police said may have occurred during a car race was identified today.

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California Approves Fines For Water-Wasters: $500 A Day During Drought

California Approves Fines For Water-Wasters: $500 A Day During Drought

California water regulators voted Tuesday to approve fines up to $500 a day for residents who waste water on lawns, landscaping and car washing, as a report showed that consumption throughout the state has actually risen amid the worst drought in nearly four decades.

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Huge Project With 345 Housing Units Planned Near Olvera Street

Huge Project With 345 Housing Units Planned Near Olvera Street

While the El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Monument is a popular stop for tourists, the attraction and the surrounding neighborhood has been largely ignored amid the Downtown development boom.

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Third Water Main Break This Week Adds To LA Water Woes

Third Water Main Break This Week Adds To LA Water Woes

A third water main break in about 24 hours briefly flooded a Highland Park street early today.The latest break occurred about 12:30 a.m. in an 80-year-old cast-iron main near North Avenue 54 and Monte Vista Street, said Gale Harris of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power.

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Injuries After Rare Drug Lab Bust In Van Nuys

Five police officers and a suspect are rushed to the hospital after a bust at a possible drug lab in Van Nuys.

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Earthquakes Increase In Southern California, What Does This Mean?

Earthquakes Increase In Southern California, What Does This Mean?

It is not your imagination…there have been more earthquakes here in Southern California in the last several months than we have seen in a while. Bob DeCastro is in Hollywood with details on what scientists say this could mean.

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Tracy Morgan critically injured in car accident

Tracy Morgan critically injured in car accident

Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan was critically injured in a six-vehicle accident Saturday morning that left at least one person dead, police said.Morgan, 45, was traveling in a limo bus with six other passengers on the New Jersey Turnpike in Cranbury around 1 a.m. after performing a standup routine when the vehicle overturned.

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No Surprise, Report Finds LA Has Worst Traffic In Nation

No Surprise, Report Finds LA Has Worst Traffic In Nation

A new report released today ranks Los Angeles as having the worst traffic in the nation. The Tom Tom North American Congestion Index shows that Angelenos spend an average of 90 hours a year on congested roads and freeways.

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