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 2022-06-03 15:37 

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Former Kat Von D employee at WeHo tattoo parlor opposes arbitration of her workplace claims...

The former manager of Kat Von D's former High Voltage Tattoo store in West Hollywood -- who alleges she was wrongfully fired in 2020 for expressing concerns about her boss' alleged disregard for coronavirus mandates and health concerns -- is fight...

 2022-05-22 19:09 

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Beverly Hills mayor tests positive for COVID-19...

The Beverly Hills City Council will hold its meetings Tuesday on a virtual basis after two of its members tested positive for the coronavirus, including Mayor Lili Bosse....

 2022-05-06 20:14 

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Bill allowing preteen vaccines without parental OK advances...

A California measure that would allow children age 12 and up to be vaccinated without their parents' consent, including against the coronavirus, cleared its first legislative hurdle Thursday....

 2022-05-05 12:38 

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Nearly 15M deaths associated with COVID-19, World Health Organization says...

Scientists estimate there were between 13.3 million and 16.6 million deaths that were either caused directly by the coronavirus or were somehow attributed to the pandemic's impact on health systems....

 2022-04-21 13:58 

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California set to keep workplace pandemic rules through 2022...

California workplace regulators are poised to extend mandatory pay for workers affected by the coronavirus through the end of 2022....

 2022-04-13 17:18 

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Hilary Duff settles suit over diaper, feminine care promotions with Irvine-based company...

Hilary Duff reached a settlement of her lawsuit against Irvine-based Naturalena Brands in which she alleged company officials used the coronavirus pandemic as an excuse to claim a deal signed in 2019 for the actress to promote environmentally friendly dia...

 2022-04-05 20:33 

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Smart & Final to pay $175K for egg price gouging in pandemic...

Grocery chain Smart & Final has agreed to pay $175,000 in penalties to resolve allegations that the grocer engaged in price gouging of certain organic and cage-free eggs at the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, state authorities said Tuesday....

 2022-04-05 17:52 

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Coachella 2022 food and drink lineup revealed...

Coachella, the annual two-weekend music and arts festival, is back in-person for the first time since its two-year hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic....

 2022-03-22 18:53 

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New COVID-19 variant popping up in Europe, Asia worries scientists of uptick in US...

Scientists worry that a contagious coronavirus variant may soon push cases up in the United States just as it has in Europe and Asia....

 2022-03-17 19:14 

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Pfizer COVID antiviral: Dozens of companies to start making pill...

Nearly three dozen companies in Asia, the Caribbean, the Middle East and Eastern Europe will soon start making either generic versions of Pfizer's coronavirus pill or the raw ingredients. This deal will make the antiviral nirmatrelvir, or Paxlovoid, a...

 2022-03-16 13:34 

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Yankees slugger Aaron Judge won't say if he's vaccinated...

Yankees star Aaron Judge refused to directly answer a question about his vaccine status Tuesday amid a requirement in New York City that every private sector employee be inoculated against the coronavirus....

 2022-03-14 19:14 

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Costco to end COVID hours for seniors, healthcare workers, first responders...

After more than two years amid the coronavirus pandemic, Costco will soon end its special hours for seniors as well as health care workers and first responders....

 2022-03-08 18:31 

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WHO says COVID-19 boosters are needed, reversing previous guidance...

An expert group convened by the World Health Organization said it "strongly supports urgent and broad access" to coronavirus vaccines, including booster doses....

 2022-03-06 18:36 

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The Batman opens with $128.5 million, second-biggest pandemic debut...

The Batman soared to a $128.5 million opening weekend for the second-biggest debut of any film released since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, according to industry estimates released Sunday....

 2022-02-25 20:57 

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CDC: Many healthy Americans can take a break from masks...

The new system greatly changes the look of the CDC's risk map and puts more than 70% of the U.S. population in counties where the coronavirus is posing a low or medium threat to hospitals. Those are the people who can stop wearing masks....

 2022-02-24 03:00 

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Tarzana couple convicted in $18M coronavirus fraud captured after 6 months on the run...

Richard Ayvazyan, 43, and his wife Marietta Terabelian, 37, have been fugitives since Aug. 29 after being convicted of stealing more than $18 million in COVID-19 relief loans. The pair, along with family member and co-defendant Tamara Dadyan, 42, have bee...

 2022-02-18 16:45 

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Influential model finds 73% of US now immune to omicron...

This winter's omicron wave in the U.S. also bolstered our defenses, leaving enough protection against the coronavirus that future spikes will likely require much less disruption to society....

 2022-02-17 17:19 

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LA County's COVID deaths pass 30,000...

On the day it lifted its outdoor mask mandate, LA County surpassed 30,000 deaths from coronavirus,...

 2022-02-10 21:19 

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Nevada, Vegas casinos rescind mask mandates effective immediately...

Nevada and its casinos have rescinded requirements for people to wear masks in public, joining most other U.S. states lifting restrictions that were imposed to limit the spread of the coronavirus....

 2022-02-10 20:02 

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COVID-19 leads to stillbirths in infected women, destroys placenta, study finds...

New research suggests the coronavirus can invade and destroy the placenta and lead to stillbirths in infected women....

 2022-02-10 19:50 

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California to soon begin 'endemic' approach to pandemic...

California health officials next week will outline a new approach to dealing with the coronavirus that assumes it's here to stay, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday....

 2022-02-05 17:03 

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California tops 80,000 COVID deaths as virus cases tumble...

Coronavirus deaths in California have topped 80,000 and another 3,000 people are projected to die by month's end even as infections, hospitalizations and intensive care cases are falling....

 2022-02-04 13:27 

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China's pandemic Olympics begins, with lockdown and boycotts...

The country where the coronavirus outbreak emerged two years ago launched a locked-down Winter Olympics on Friday, proudly projecting its might on the most global of stages even as some Western governments mounted a diplomatic boycott....

 2022-01-31 21:23 

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Lunar New Year: Celebrations for the Year of the Tiger bring hope...

People across Asia prepared Monday for muted Lunar New Year celebrations amid concerns over the coronavirus and virulent omicron variant....

 2022-01-29 18:53 

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LA County's coronavirus hospitalizations back below 4,000...

The number of COVID-positive patients in Los Angeles County hospitals has dropped below 4,000, according the latest state figures released Saturday -- continuing a downward trend since the total exceeded 4,800 a week ago....

 2022-01-29 00:25 

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Omicron drives US deaths higher than in fall's delta wave...

Omicron, the highly contagious coronavirus variant sweeping across the country, is driving the daily American death toll higher than during last fall's delta wave, with deaths likely to keep rising for days or even weeks....

 2022-01-28 21:25 

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New COVID variant BA.2: What's known about 'stealth' omicron?...

The new coronavirus variant, which scientists call BA.2, is widely considered stealthier than the original version of omicron because particular genetic traits make it somewhat harder to detect....

 2022-01-27 14:17 

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US economy showed 5.7% growth last year, rebounding from 2020 recession...

The American economy bounced back last year with resilience from 2020s brief but devastating coronavirus recession....

 2022-01-26 22:54 

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Navy discharges 1st active-duty sailors for vaccine refusal...

The Navy said Tuesday that it has discharged 23 active-duty sailors for refusing the coronavirus vaccine, marking the first time it has thrown currently serving sailors out of the military over the mandatory shots....

 2022-01-24 17:06 

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COVID testing firm plans to sue Sheriff Alex Villanueva for defamation...

A coronavirus testing company is asking a judge to allow some discovery of Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva's cell phones and to take a limited deposition of the sheriff ahead of its plans to sue him for defamation....

 2022-01-20 18:45 

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Pfizer pills effective against omicron, vaccine-maker's studies show...

Pfizer Inc. said laboratory testing showed its COVID-19 pill Paxlovid appears to be effective against the omicron variant of the coronavirus....

 2022-01-18 22:09 

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Supreme Court rejects request to block federal air travel mask mandate...

The TSA coronavirus mask mandate is in place until at least March 18, 2022....

 2022-01-17 18:42 

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Omicron vs. delta: Study examines difference between two coronavirus variant symptoms...

The differences between omicron and delta variant symptoms were analyzed as part of a COVD-19 infection survey....

 2022-01-15 23:00 

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LA County reports 66 COVID deaths, highest daily toll since April...

Los Angeles County reported 66 deaths associated with the coronavirus Saturday -- the most COVID-related fatalities reported in one day since April 2 of last year....

 2022-01-15 19:22 

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Californians asked not to use strained ERs for virus testing...

With California bracing for an unprecedented number of hospitalizations amid a staggering surge in coronavirus infections, health officials pleaded with residents Friday to reserve emergency rooms for true emergencies and not run to them in a search for s...

 2022-01-15 18:36 

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San Mateo County's $7M in PPE left outside, damaged by rain...

About $7 million worth of surplus personal protective equipment and cleaning supplies, purchased by San Mateo County earlier in the coronavirus pandemic, was damaged in recent rainstorms after it was left outside for months, officials said Friday....

 2022-01-13 07:08 

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Cannabis compounds prevent coronavirus from entering human cells: Oregon State University study...

According to a study from researchers at OSU, cannabis compounds show the ability to prevent the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 from entering human cells....

 2022-01-12 19:07 

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LA County COVID hospitalizations push near 4,000...

There are more than 3,900 people with the coronavirus currently in LA County hospitals. More than 200 have been put in the ICU over the last eight days....

 2022-01-09 21:13 

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LA County again breaks single-day record for COVID cases with 45,584...

Los Angeles County set another daily record with 45,584 positive COVID-19 tests Sunday, continuing a winter surge in transmission driven by the Omicron variant of the coronavirus....

 2022-01-09 00:11 

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LA County reports another 34,448 cases of coronavirus...

Los Angeles County reported 34,448 new positive COVID-19 tests and 16 additional deaths associated with the virus Saturday, amid an accelerated surge in transmission driven by the Omicron variant....

 2022-01-08 20:13 

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COVID testing shortages and delays help fuel surge...

The difficulty finding coronavirus test kits in many parts of California and delays in getting results are causing increasing frustration and contributing to the surge of infections that in just two weeks more than doubled the number of people in hospital...

 2022-01-06 19:10 

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Billie Eilish, Ye to headline Coachella 2022: report...

After a two-year hiatus due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is set to go on scheduled this spring with new headliners. The music festival has a capacity of up to 125,000 people....

 2022-01-06 17:20 

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Cruise ship with small number of asymptomatic, positive patients docked in San Francisco...

Princess Cruises sent an email stating that they randomly tested 25% of the roughly 700 passengers and board and found that 12 were positive with coronavirus, and all had no or mild symptoms. The ship was filled to about one third of capacity....

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