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  1. LA Archdiocese, funeral home operator settle lawsuit over lease of cemeteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Breeze

    The Archdiocese of Los Angeles and a funeral home company have settled dueling litigation concerning the lease of land at six Catholic cemeteries for the operation of mortuaries, including one in Long Beach. Lawyers for S.E. Funeral Homes of California Inc. filed paperwork Aug. 18 in Los Angeles Superior Court stating that the resolution includes the sale and transfer of the mortuaries to a subsidiary of the archdiocese in a deal scheduled to close Nov. 30. No additional specifics were given.

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  2. Doctors allegedly sold prescriptions to gang members profiting for cash from burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Breeze

    Two doctors have been charged with selling prescriptions for powerful drugs to gang members who allegedly bought them with profits from thousands of residential burglaries committed in the South Bay and across Southern California, prosecutors said Monday. Drs. Sonny Oparah, 75, of Long Beach and Edward Ridgill, 64, of Ventura surrendered Friday to federal authorities hours after Torrance police led some 400 police officers on raids in South Los Angeles that resulted in the arrests of 13 gang members allegedly involved in the burglary scheme.

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  3. Gov. Jerry Brown calls on California ports to cut coal exportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 27 | The Daily Breeze

    California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation banning state transportation funding for new coal-export terminals and called on Long Beach and Stockton to reduce exporting coal at their ports. The bill came in response to a failed proposal to build a $250 million terminal in Oakland to export coal.

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  4. Tesoro refinery explosion, fire prompt order to shelter in place in WilmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | The Daily Breeze

    Alameda Street, a busy truck corridor, was closed after an explosion and fire at the Tesoro refinery. Friday, August 26, 2016.

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  5. Zika cases continue to climb in California as FDA recommends more testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | The Daily Breeze

    Zika continues to affect Californians as another 19 people have tested positive for the virus, though none of them contracted it locally, state health officials announced Friday. The tally has reached 189 cases of travel related Zika this week, including one person from the City of Long Beach.

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  6. Want real-time beach pollution data? Therea s an app for thatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2016 | The Daily Breeze

    The beach at the Redondo Beach pier is a likely candidate for a future “nowcast,” a website and app from environmental group Heal the Bay that will provide surf-zone pollution information in real time. Currently, only five California beaches - the closest in Long Beach - are part of the program.

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  7. Even when ita s gone, Ports Oa Call will live on in San Pedroa s collective psycheRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | The Daily Breeze

    The Southern Pacific railroad wharf in 1908, on the site which later became Ports O' Call in San Pedro. Kathy Creighton was 16 when she landed what was her first summer job - squeezing oranges and working the cash register at the Orange Julius in San Pedro's bustling Ports O' Call Village.

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  8. Chinaa s fear of Zika has U.S. exporters, shippers scramblingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2016 | The Daily Breeze

    Fears of the Zika virus aren't just unnerving tourists in Miami or scaring off some athletes from competing in Rio. They're giving Southern California farmers, manufacturers and others exporting goods to China a major headache.

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  9. Long Beach sky-dining experience still stuck on the runwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Daily Breeze

    A daring meal experience dubbed Dinner in the Sky that couldn't get off the ground in Los Angeles or Long Beach has left customers disappointed, with some out thousands of dollars. A daring dining experience called Dinner in the Sky is yet to get off the ground in Los Angeles and Long Beach, leaving dozens of disappointed ticket buyers scrambling for refunds.

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  10. How the 2015 waterfront labor dispute triggered more pollution at the Port of Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | The Daily Breeze

    A labor feud at West Coast ports not only interrupted the economy last year, it stalled the Port of Los Angeles' progress in making the air easier to breathe. Emissions of smog-forming nitrogen oxide linked to respiratory problems increased 1 percent last year as trucks idled for 3.2 million hours at the docks.

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  11. New penguin chicks make debut at Aquarium of the PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | The Daily Breeze

    One of the two 3-month-old Magellanic Penguin chicks gets some sun as he makes his debut at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach CA. Thursday, August 18, 2016.

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  12. Half of Cajon Pass rail tracks reopen after Blue Cut fire hobbles cargo shippingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | The Daily Breeze

    As the Blue Cut wildfire settled down overnight and fire lines shifted, major routes for commercial trains along the Cajon Pass were open Thursday, helping to ease a bottleneck of cargo containers at Southern California's ports and along rail lines. Two train routes in the Cajon Pass came back on line late Wednesday as the fire receded.

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  13. Rio Olympics: U.S. womena s 4x100 relay team granted re-run after dropped batonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | The Daily Breeze

    There was high drama on the track for the USA women's 4x100 relay team on Thursday morning at the Rio Olympics. The Americans, running in the second of three heats, failed to advance after dropping the baton on the second exchange, between Allyson Felix and English Gardner.

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  14. The Blue Cut fire could cost Southern Californiaa s shipping industry $1 million a dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | The Daily Breeze

    Wildfire-spurred highway and rail-line closures hobbled Southern California's shipping industry Wednesday. The smoke-choked slowdown is expected to cost millions of dollars a day.

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  15. Will key schools bills survive as Legislaturea s final days tick away?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | The Daily Breeze

    The Legislature has less than three weeks to act on important remaining education bills. Many of the major education bills that were introduced at the start of the year, such as teacher evaluation reforms, either have died or, like more money for college preparatory courses, been incorporated into next year's state budget.

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  16. Fatal shootings, a hot prowl sexual predatora prompt LA County rewardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | The Daily Breeze

    The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a trio of rewards Tuesday for unsolved crimes, including the fatal shootings of a young mother and her daughter in Long Beach and a sexual predator in Los Angeles. The board also doubled a reward to encourage the public to come forward with information on the suspicious disappearance of an Antelope Valley woman.

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  17. 12th Annual Art Deco Festival returning to Long BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 14 | The Daily Breeze

    When the Queen Mary was launched in 1936, it was the very definition of Art Deco with its inlaid woods and etched glass. This weekend, it will be decked out in all the era's splendor for the 12th Annual Art Deco Festival.

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  18. Moms nurse a all night longa in parody videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | The Daily Breeze

    Maggie Grove breastfeeds her son Jesse with her daughter Luna by her side in Long Beach on Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016. Grove is part of a group of L.A. County moms that created a video for World Breastfeeding Week earlier this month that was featured on the “Today” show's website.

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  19. West Coast longshore workers agree to consider starting contract talks earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | The Daily Breeze

    The International Longshore and Warehouse Union announced Thursday that delegates representing West Coast dock workers voted to go ahead and talk to representatives of the Pacific Maritime Association about the possibility of extending the contract between the parties, a move that could strengthen shippers' confidence in the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach. PMA president James C. McKenna broached the prospect of a contract extension in March during an industry event that the trade publication Journal of Commerce hosted in Long Beach.

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  20. St. Mary Medical Center workers demand pay increasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | The Daily Breeze

    A group of hospital workers picket outside St. Mary Medical Center Long Beach on Thursday. St. Mary Medical Center workers picketed outside the downtown Long Beach hospital on Thursday to protest what a bargaining team member said is management's refusal to offer pay increases during ongoing contract negotiations.

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