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LA County Registrar: 'All Hands On Deck' To Address Voting Machine Issues Before NovemberThe Los Angeles County Registrar's Office is promising changes after a David Goldstein investigation last year criticized their new election machines.
Goldstein Investigates: EDD Phone Worker Says Agents Not Properly TrainedA phone worker for the California Employment Development Department who spoke with CBS Los Angeles on the condition of anonymity said the system was "not working right now."
LA Fire Chief Unsure Why Smoke Shop That Went Up In Flames Was Never InspectedThere are new questions about a building in downtown Los Angeles that burst into flames last weekend in a fire that injured a dozen firefighters.
Goldstein Investigates: Downtown Smoke Shop That Caught Fire, Injuring 12 Firefighters, Was Not LicensedAccording to the Los Angeles Department of Cannabis Regulation, there were no commercial license records associated with the location in the 300 block of East Boyd Street, and the Los Angeles Fire Department said it had no records of inspections.
Lawmaker Calls For Action At COVID-Plagued Terminal IslandSan Pedro Congresswoman Nannette Barragan got a firsthand look at the coronavirus-plagued Terminal Island federal prison Tuesday.
Man Blames Terminal Island For 70-Year-Old Dad's DeathThe son of an inmate who died of COVID-19 at Terminal Island Federal Prison blames the prison for his death.
Families Push For Inmates At Terminal Island To Be Released Due To COVID OutbreakSo far, 644 inmates have tested positive, the second-most of any federal prison in the country.
LA Mayor's 'Angeleno Card' Program Plagued By Name GlitchThe mayor's fund for the city of Los Angeles has raised millions in contributions. But where is the money going?
Goldstein Investigates: Terminal Island Inmate Families Protest Prison Conditions After 5 Die From CoronavirusSo far, five inmates have died from the virus, and over have the prison population has tested positive. Cases surged 900 percent in one week. On Friday, family members of inmates protested outside the prison.
Goldstein Investigates: 2 More Terminal Island Inmates Dead As Coronavirus Outbreak WorsensTwo more inmates have died at the federal prison on Terminal Island as the facility's COVID-19 outbreak continues to worsen.
Goldstein Investigates: Terminal Island Federal Prison Reports 900% Increase In Coronavirus CasesThe coronavirus outbreak at the federal prison on Terminal Island continues to get worse, with more than half of the population now testing positive for the illness.

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LA County Registrar: 'All Hands On Deck' To Address Voting Machine Issues Before NovemberThe Los Angeles County Registrar's Office is promising changes after a David Goldstein investigation last year criticized their new election machines.
Goldstein Investigates: EDD Worker Says Phone Agents Lack Training, SupportThe state said because of record unemployment and low staffing, the department has had to bring in almost 5,000 temporary employees to handle the increase in volume, likening the process to building a plane in midair.
2 On Your Side: Turbulence Over Flight RefundsWith thousands of cancelled flights, airlines are strapped for cash - and some passengers are having trouble getting refunds.
LA Fire Chief Unsure Why Smoke Shop That Went Up In Flames Was Never InspectedThere are new questions about a building in downtown Los Angeles that burst into flames last weekend in a fire that injured a dozen firefighters.
2 On Your Side: PPP Loans Slow To Reach Small BusinessesAn Inland Empire business wants to know where their Payroll Protection Program money is after they applied and were approved last month.
Goldstein Investigates: Downtown Smoke Shop That Caught Fire Was Not LicensedInvestigators say they believe the explosion at Smoke Tokes was likely caused by butane hash oil, though it was not immediately clear whether the business was producing the oil — which is illegal in the city — or selling it.
'They Were Screaming': Congresswoman Visits COVID-Plagued Terminal IslandSan Pedro Congresswoman Nannette Barragan got a firsthand look Tuesday at the coronavirus-plagued Terminal Island federal prison.
Families Push For Inmates At Terminal Island To Be Released Due To COVID OutbreakSo far, 644 inmates have tested positive, the second-most of any federal prison in the country.
LA Mayor's 'Angeleno Card' Program Glitch Frustrates ApplicantsThe mayor's fund for the city of Los Angeles has raised millions in contributions. But where is the money going?
2 On Your Side: Mortgage Forbearance Can Cause Higher Payments, Increased Interest RateBarcode Finance CEO Mark Miller said the best option for homeowners in forbearance would be to tack on missed payments to the end of the loan, but not all lenders offer that.
Goldstein Investigates: Coronavirus Cases At Terminal Island Federal Prison Increase 900% In A WeekThe coronavirus outbreak at the federal prison on Terminal Island continues to get worse, with more than half of the population now testing positive for the illness.
'Not Asking For Much': Terminal Island Inmate Families Concerned As Facility's Coronavirus Outbreak WorsensIn just seven days, that number has skyrocketed 700 percent.