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Evelyn Taft's Weather Forecast (Aug. 12)Evelyn Taft takes a look at tonight's weather.
Uber Threatens To Halt California Service Over Judge’s Ruling On AB 5The head of ride-sharing giant Uber Wednesday said the company could temporarily halt service in California in response to the gig worker law which took effect in January and was upheld by a judge earlier this week.
Claremont, Compton Latest To Crack Down On Those Not Wearing MasksFollowing in the footsteps of several other Southland communities, the cities of Claremont and Compton have implemented fines for those who do not wear face coverings in public.
Lake Hughes Fire Burns 10,000 Acres, Prompts Mandatory EvacuationsA brush fire quickly scorched thousands of acres on Wednesday afternoon in the Angeles National Forest, prompting evacuation orders and road closures in the Lake Hughes area. Lesley Marin reports.
Family Holds Vigil For Pregnant Woman Struck, Killed By Drunk Driver In AnaheimHer baby is stable but still in critical condition.
Only On 9: Military Medical Professionals Join County/USC Staff To Treat Surge Of COVID-19 PatientsDuring the surge in cases over the past couple of months, County/USC at one point was almost overrun with coronavirus patients. There were so many new admissions that the county requested military assistance, and the Department of Defense stepped in, sending in U.S. Air Force medical staff to help the hospital.
Joe Biden, Kamala Harris Make First Joint AppearanceThe presumptive Democratic nominee and his VP pick made their first public appearance since Biden announced his choice on Tuesday.
2 Adults, 5 Children Injured In Crash On 110 Freeway In Downtown Los AngelesSeven people were taken to the hospital Wednesday night following a crash on the southbound lanes of the 110 Freeway near the 10 Freeway in downtown Los Angeles.
Coronavirus Cases Continue To Rise In Southland, Hospitalizations StablizingThe number of coronavirus cases in Southern California continued to grow Wednesday, even as the number of patients hospitalized with the illness continued to stabilize — or even fall — in area counties.
Investigators Looking Into 'Pattern Of Criminal Activity' At Auto Body Shop Where Andres Guardado Was Shot By DeputiesDuring a media briefing Wednesday, LASD Cmdr. Chris Marks said investigators recovered a .40-caliber handgun loaded with an illegal 14-round magazine at the scene next to Guardado.
Some Ask If City Is Doing Enough To Keep Angelenos Experiencing Homelessness Safe In Wake Of PandemicIn response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, city and state officials have announced increased efforts to safely house people, but encampments remain across the region, prompting many to ask: how effective are those efforts?
Fast-Growing Lake Hughes Brush Fire Spreads To 6,000-Plus AcresThe blaze, which has been dubbed the Lake Fire, was reported at about 3:30 p.m. near North Lake Hughes Road and Pine Canyon Road, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
Garden Grove Woman Booked For Murder In Crash That Killed Pregnant Woman In AnaheimMichele Gile reports.
Pink’s Hot Dogs Reopens For First Time Since MarchThe Fairfax District’s iconic Pink’s Hot Dogs stand reopened Wednesday for the first time in nearly five months.
Amber Lee's Weather Forecast (Aug. 12)Temperatures into the 100s expected for some parts of SoCal going into the weekend.
LA, Orange, San Bernardino, and Riverside Counties Report New Coronavirus CasesThe relatively low case count in Orange County could be due to a glitch in the state's reporting system, officials said.
UC Irvine Debuts County Comparison SiteResearchers have put together a new COVID-19 trends website that compares cases across several counties.
Reps. Karen Bass, Katie Porter Floated As Potential Replacements for Sen. Kamala HarrisNow that California Sen. Kamala Harris has been named presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden's running mate for the 2020 election, the question many are now asking is who would fill her senate seat if they win.
Garden Grove Woman Charged With Murder In Anaheim Crash That Killed Pregnant WomanCourtney Pandolfi, 40, is suspected of DUI and driving on a suspended license in the crash that killed 23-year-old Yesenia Aguilar, who was 35 weeks pregnant. Tina Patel reports.
‘Art For Justice’ Virtual Gallery Created To Help Kids In Lockdown Process Racial StrifeA virtual art gallery created by three recent college graduates is helping kids who are stuck at home process the racial unrest that followed the death of George Floyd. Katie Johnston reports.
COVID-19 Testing Site Opened At Mexican Consulate In MacArthur Park AreaLos Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis and the Mexican Consulate of Los Angeles Wednesday opened a COVID-19 testing site in the MacArthur Park area. Katie Johnston reports.
Kaiser Facility In Pasadena Participating In COVID-19 Vaccine TrialA Kaiser Permanente research center in Pasadena began participating in a clinical trial for a potential vaccine against the coronavirus Wednesday. Katie Johnston reports.
Uber Threatens To Halt Calif. Service Over Judge’s Ruling On AB 5The head of ride-sharing giant Uber Wednesday said the company could temporarily halt service in California in response to the gig worker law which took effect in January and was upheld by a judge earlier this week.
Pink’s Hot Dogs Reopens For First Time Since MarchThe Fairfax District’s iconic Pink’s Hot Dogs stand will reopen Wednesday for the first time in nearly five months.