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CBSNLA: The Rundown (Aug. 2 PM Edition)Here are the latest headline in local news and weather. Updated twice daily.
Pediatricians Concerned About Rising COVID Infections Among Children In Orange CountyDoctors in Orange County are concerned after seeing an increase in COVID infections in children. Pediatricians said they have seen a noticeable spike in COVID cases in kids over the past month.
Mental Health Monday: Musicians' Mental HealthFor live performers, last month's loosening of COVID restrictions was supposed to be the start of a new beginning. But now, as levels rise again, so has tension and uncertainty.
More Restaurants In LA Requiring Proof Of VaccinationBeginning Monday, Osteria La Buca restaurants are requiring diners to provide proof that they are vaccinated against COVID-19.
Spirit Airlines Flight CancellationsStemming from a problem that began over the weekend, hundreds of Spirit Airlines flights were canceled nationwide Monday, leading to issues with dozens of arrivals at Los Angeles International Airport.
'People On This Block Are Hurting': More Accusations Pinned On LAPD In Aftermath Of South LA Fireworks ExplosionThe aftermath of a blast that rocked a South Los Angeles neighborhood in June continues to be felt as the families of two people who recently died say the explosion was the cause. Hermela Aregawi reports.
Firefighters Warn Of Fire Danger In Southern CaliforniaFirefighters are urging people to use caution as dangerous fire weather comes into Southern California.
Harvard-Westlake To Require Students, Staff To Be Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19Harvard-Westlake School will require all students and staff to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 when they return to campus. Katie Johnston reports.
Boy, 6, Killed In South LA CrashA 6-year-old boy was struck and killed in a crash in South Los Angeles Monday morning.
Team Of High Schoolers Build Wheelchair Stroller So Impaired Dad Can Walk His Newborn SonA father with impaired mobility can safely take his newborn son for a stroll thanks to some innovative high school students in Maryland. Katie Johnston reports.
Thousands Of Students In San Bernardino City Unified Return To In-Person ClassesAbout 47,000 students in the San Bernardino Unified School District returned to in-person learning on campuses for the first time since March of 2020. Kara Finnstrom reports.
Man Struck, Killed By Hit-Run Driver In Santa MonicaAuthorities are searching for a driver who struck and killed a man in Santa Monica early Monday morning.
Triple-Digit Temps, Strong Winds Brings Elevated Wildfire Risk To LA RegionGusty winds coupled with high temperatures will bring about dangerous wildfire conditions across the Southland Monday through Thursday. Joy Benedict reports.
Simone Biles Plans To Compete In Balance Beam Final In TokyoSimone Biles plans to take part in the balance beam final at the Tokyo Olympics Tuesday, USA Gymnastics said. She pulled out of the other individual finals she qualified for, citing mental health issues.
Wild Pursuit Comes To An End With Arrest In Baldwin ParkA suspect was taken into custody after a high-speed pursuit that began in South Los Angeles and ended in the San Gabriel Valley Monday morning.
After COVID Success, BioNTech Plans To Develop First mRNA-Based Malaria VaccineFollowing the remarkable success of the COVID-19 vaccines, BioNTech wants to develop the first vaccine for malaria based on messenger RNA (mRNA) technology and aims to start clinical testing by the end on 2022. Katie Johnston reports.
Amber Lee's Weather Forecast (Aug. 2)A high of 79 for the beaches and 106 for the valleys Monday.
Report: Clippers Star Kawhi Leonard Opts Out Of Contract To Become Free AgentLos Angeles Clippers superstar Kawhi Leonard has declined his player option for next season and is officially becoming a free agent. Katie Johnston reports.
Pursuit Comes To An End In San Gabriel ValleyA chase came to an end in the San Gabriel Valley Monday morning.
Kathy Griffin Announces She Has Lung CancerComedian and actress Kathy Griffin announced Monday that she is being treated for lung cancer. Katie Johnston reports.
CBSNLA: The Rundown (Aug. 2 AM Edition)Here are the latest headline in local news and weather. Updated twice daily.
Scorching Heat, Strong Winds Brings Elevated Wildfire Risk To LA RegionGusty winds coupled with high temperatures will bring about dangerous wildfire conditions across the Southland Monday through Thursday.
Rehabilitated Mountain Lion Released In Santa Ana MountainsA juvenile mountain lion was released back into the Santa Ana Mountains in Orange County Thursday by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. Katie Johnston reports.
Coyote Spotted In Hollywood HillsA coyote was spotted in the Hollywood Hills early Monday morning.