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For all of us, please don't crank up the AC during a heat wave

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| This week's hot weather can really stress the local power grid.

Interfaith leaders gather in wake of SCOTUS travel ban ruling

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Following the Supreme Court ruling upholding the Trump administration travel ban, local interfaith and civic leaders met to show their support for Muslims.

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Metro rail approved for the San Fernando Valley

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The Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority plans to build a 14-stop rail between Van Nuys and San Fernando. The nine-mile line is set to open by 2027.

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Irvine says it's pulling out of regional fire service

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The city has long complained about paying more than its fair share for fire and emergency services. The OC Fire Authority says it hopes to convince them to stay.

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At one Korean church in LA, drug addicts find a home

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In the Korean-American community, where stigma attaches to substance abuse, a Westlake church ministers to those fighting addiction.

Information sharing raises red flag for immigrant advocates

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The federal Office of Refugee Resettlement will provide immigration officials with information on sponsors who could take in children separated from their parents at the border.

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Court orders government to reunite families by deadlines

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A federal judge in San Diego on Tuesday directed the Trump administration to reunite migrant families who have been separated at the border within 30 days.

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Is USC driving up rents in Boyle Heights?

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Residents of Boyle Heights say expansion plans at the adjacent USC Health Sciences Campus are driving up rents and fueling gentrification.

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Detained mothers file lawsuit seeking reunion with children

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One of the mothers filing the suit is being held at an immigration facility in Irvine. She and her 16-year-old daughter were separated after crossing the border.

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