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  1. Moderate rainfall coming to Southern California, heavier rain off coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Whittier Daily News

    A storm that originated in the central Pacific headed toward Southern California Tuesday and will bring average to moderate rainfall with snow in the mountains, likely from Tuesday night until early Friday, according to National Weather Service meteorologists. The storm was off the coast of Northern California Tuesday morning and was on a track to drop southeastward, said NWS meteorologist Dave Bruno.

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  2. 4-day strike by thousands of L.A. County emergency room nurses averted after talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Whittier Daily News

    A threatened strike by Los Angeles County emergency room nurses and nurse practitioners was averted Tuesday after a marathon of month-long negotiations at the bargaining table and an early morning tentative settlement with county officials. The nurses planned a four-day Unfair Labor Practice strike poised to dramatically impact Los Angeles County's public healthcare delivery system by focusing attention on continued, unaddressed threats to patient safety at the county's flagship hospitals.

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  3. The 737-300 Coulson Fireliner T-137, during the Phos-Chek grid test drops at Fox FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    The 737-300 Coulson Fireliner T-137, during it's 3rd day of Phos-Chek grid test drops at Fox Field in Lancaster CA, on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018.

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  4. Former NASA contractor threatened women with internet publication of nude photos, government saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    A former NASA contractor threatened seven women by saying he would keep off the internet personal nude photos he had hacked from their computers - if they met his demand to email him new, explicit photos, a federal indictment claims. Richard Gregory Bauer, 28, of Los Angeles, had downloaded nude photos of six of the seven women he stalked and sent them attached to emails that threatened publication, authorities said.

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  5. How a 16-foot, box-serving tower wants to change your shopping experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    Walmart e-commerce manager Brandon Michaels points to the new in-store Pickup Tower at the Walmart store in Pico Rivera This is no recreation of the Monolith from the sci-fi film "2001." Nope, this brightly colored enclosure is the new Pickup Tower at the Walmart superstore in Pico Rivera.

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  6. L.A. County attorney accused of sexual assault of client; prosecutors decide against criminal chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    Dominga G. alleges that she was sexually assaulted by her then- L.A County public defender at the Antelope Valley courthouse in 2015 and then threatened if she did not keep quiet. Dominga wipes tears from her face as she details the encounter on Wednesday, July 18, 2018.

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  7. Mother and boyfriend both charged in Lancaster 10-year-old's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    Anthony Avalos, 10, died of serious head injuries on June 21, 2018, and reportedly had cigarette burns covering his body. The LA County Department of Children and Family Services did not remove him from his Lancaster home despite at least 16 separate reports of child abuse beginning in 2013.

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  8. Lancaster mother's boyfriend arrested on suspicion of murder in death of Anthony Avalos, 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department deputies arrested the boyfriend of the mother of 10-year-old Anthony Avalos on Wednesday on suspicion of murder after the boy was found dead in the family's Lancaster home last week . Kareem Leiva, 32, was taken into custody Wednesday afternoon at the Lancaster sheriff's station after investigators interviewing him there realized he was suffering from a self-inflicted stab wound to his upper chest.

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  9. Lancaster boy, 10, came out as gay before he died in abusive home, county official saidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    In recent weeks, Anthony Avalos came out as gay, and authorities are now investigating whether homophobia played a role in the death of the 10-year-old Lancaster boy, a county official said in remarks reported Tuesday. Anthony was found mortally wounded at his home Wednesday, June 20, with severe head injuries and cigarette burns covering his body.

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  10. Report: Child services returned 10-year-old to Lancaster home where he was being abusedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    Just as in the case of Gabriel Fernandez, the 8-year-old Palmdale boy who died after torture at the hands of his mother and her boyfriend, there were numerous indications of child abuse before 10-year-old Anthony Avalos of Lancaster died of serious head injuries last week, cigarette burns covering his body, but the L.A. County Department of Children and Family Services did not remove him from the home where he was being tormented, it was reported today. Law enforcement officers and child protective caseworkers documented years of severe abuse allegations in the Avalos case, sources familiar with the case history told the Los Angeles Times.

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  11. LA county to rollout $402 million spending plan for Measure H. Will it make a difference?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    One of the sleeping rooms at the new homeless shelter put up in Lancaster. The old Antelope Valley Medical Center at Avenue I and 60th street West has been turned into a 24 hour homeless shelter, one of the few that operates 24 hours.

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  12. L.A. County unlawfully terminated thousands of Medi-Cal recipients, court rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    Carol Northern, 67, said the decision was a "win in favor of the people out there who can't fight for themselves." Northern's Medi-Cal benefits were terminated in 2016, leaving her devastated and stressed about what to do.

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  13. A little rain, mountain snow heading to a cooler Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    But the rain in L.A. and Orange counties will be a "hit-or-miss affair," said NWS meteorologist Rich Thompson. Where rain does materialize, less than a 10th of an inch is expected, although that will go up to a half-inch wherever thunderstorms show up.

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  14. LA County launches plan to reduce high black infant mortalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    The number of infants dying in their first year of life has declined in Los Angeles County throughout the years, but black babies continue to die at higher rates than infants of other races. In 2016, there were 10.4 deaths among every 1,000 black infants that were born in Los Angeles County, according to a county report, A Pathway to Equity, released Thursday.

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  15. Pepper-spray use surges in L.A. County juvenile justice system, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    A few years after Los Angeles County exited a monitoring agreement with the Department of Justice, the county's probation department has seen a surge in the use of pepper spray in settling altercations and other misbehavior at juvenile-detention facilities. According to a presentation by the L.A. County Probation Department at last week's Probation Commission meeting, incidents involving pepper spray at the county's Central Juvenile Hall increased 338 percent from 2015 to 2017.

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  16. It's hot today in Southern California, but rain is on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    Southland temperatures will spike today, reaching the 80s - around 10 degrees above normal - because of high pressure, weak Santa Ana winds and plenty of sunshine, forecasters said. Highs will reach about 80 in both L.A. and Orange counties, they said, adding that temperatures will slip and be only about three degrees above normal on Wednesday.

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  17. Windy, cold winter lingers over Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    A frost advisory issued by the National Weather Service was scheduled to be in effect until 9 a.m. in the Santa Monica Mountains Recreational Area and the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys, indicating pets should be brought indoors and sensitive plants covered. Early morning temperatures will be in the lower to mid-30s, according to the National Weather Service.

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  18. Inside an LA County womena s jail a busting at the seamsa : rotted...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    An inmate paces in her cell as her roommate sits on her bunk at the Women's Jail in Lynwood on December 18, 2017. The county wants to move the jail to the now vacant Mira Loma Detention Center in Lancaster.

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  19. If you want to own a rooster in LA County, these forums might helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | Whittier Daily News

    LA sheriff's deputies on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, reportedly found more than 450 game fowl believed to be used in illegal "cock fighting" events on the 8800 block of Pillsbury Avenue in Lancaster. In an effort to limit rooster ownership, control noise and help law enforcement prevent cockfighting, Los Angeles County officials will hold several community forums beginning on Wednesday in the Antelope Valley.

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  20. After a huge cockfighting bust, L.A. County leaders look to crack down on owning roostersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | Whittier Daily News

    LA sheriff's deputies on Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017, reportedly found more than 450 game fowl believed to be used in illegal "cock fighting" events on the 8800 block of Pillsbury Avenue in Lancaster. With at least 8,000 cockfighting birds seized from homes in north Los Angeles County this year, the Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to look into suggestions on how to limit residents from keeping roosters.

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