Republican Recall Candidate Larry Elder Under Fire For False Claims About Kids And COVID-19With just two weeks before California's recall election, the leading GOP contender in the bid to unseat Gov. Gavin Newsom is under fire for his comments on kids and the coronavirus.
LA County Businesses Largely Compliant With COVID-19 Health RulesBusinesses checked by Los Angeles County health inspectors largely continue to be in compliance with COVID-19 health requirements, although a handful of locations -- primarily gyms -- were cited for violations, health officials said Tuesday.
LAFD Investigating Captain For Blasting City's Vaccine Requirement In UniformA Los Angeles fire captain who called the city's vaccination requirement for city workers "tyranny" is being investigated by the department's Professional Standards Division for appearing to be on duty and speaking out against the city policy while wearing his uniform, department officials announced Monday.
Unvaccinated Adults 50+ Are 17x More Likely To Die Than Vaxxed CounterpartsLos Angeles County reported another 3,891 new COVID-19 cases Saturday, along with 32 more fatalities as unvaccinated Angelenos continue to suffer from the disease.
COVID Hospitalizations Up 366% Over Past Month In LA County As Virus SurgesWith the bulk of new COVID-19 infections occurring among the unvaccinated, the pace of Los Angeles County residents being hospitalized due to the virus has begun rising at an equivalent rate of new cases, while the rate of people dying is also creeping higher, according to figures released Thursday.
Orange County COVID-19 Hospitalizations On The Rise AgainOrange County saw 34 more people hospitalized for COVID-19 Wednesday and seven more patients in intensive care since Tuesday, officials said.
Health Officials Say Orange County COVID-19 Hospitalizations Are Leveling OffOrange County's COVID-19 overall hospitalizations appear to have leveled off since last week, but there are 13 more people in intensive care units since Friday, health officials said Monday.
Orange County's COVID-19 Hospitalizations Keep ClimbingOrange County medical centers admitted additional 45 COVID-19 patients Friday, with hospitalizations at levels not seen since late February.
Daily COVID Cases Top 3,700 In LA County; 12-Year-Old Child Among New DeathsLos Angeles County reported its highest daily number of new COVID-19 infections since early February Wednesday, while also announcing 16 more deaths due to the virus, including a child under age 12.
Sean Penn Refuses To Return To Set Unless Crew Fully VaccinatedPenn has purportedly offered to help facilitate the vaccinations through his nonprofit company CORE.
LA County Sees 20-Fold Increase Of COVID-19 Cases In A MonthThe Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed 2,551 new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday. This is a 20-fold increase in a month, with 124 new COVID-19 cases reported on June 21.
LA City To Phase Out Large-Scale COVID Vaccine Sites By Aug. 1The city of Los Angeles will phase out its large-scale COVID-19 vaccination sites over the next two months, transitioning to fully mobile vaccine clinics by Aug. 1, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced.
Garcetti: 88,000 Vaccines To Be Given Out During The Week At City SitesCalifornia's vaccination efforts are ramping up once again.
People Against COVID-19 Vaccine Protest At Dodger StadiumDozens of people not wearing masks protested the COVID-19 vaccine at the entrance to Dodger Stadium Saturday afternoon as people in cars steadily drove through to keep appointments.
LA Schools Reopening: What Does The Timeline Look Like?Rapid declines in new coronavirus cases and hospitalizations are making health officials in Los Angeles give the green light to opening schools again.