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Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 08:14 PM PDT

Hundreds of California Recycling Centers Shut Down

Hundreds of California Recycling Centers Shut Down

More than a fifth of California's recycling redemption centers have closed in the last year, stripping consumers of easy access to recycling and limiting their ability to collect the deposits they made...

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 09:30 PM PDT

Brush Fire Scorches 15 Acres in Hollywood Hills

Brush Fire Scorches 15 Acres in Hollywood Hills

Firefighters battled a brush fire in the Hollywood Hills from the air and the ground on Tuesday as summer temperatures climbed above 90 degrees.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 03:03 PM PDT

Covered CA's Monthly Premiums to Increase by 13 Percent

Covered CA's Monthly Premiums to Increase by 13 Percent

Monthly premiums in California's health insurance exchange will increase by more than 13 percent on average next year after two major insurers requested large rate increases, officials said Tuesday.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 12:59 PM PDT

GOP Convention Planners Come Down With Norovirus

GOP Convention Planners Come Down With Norovirus

Eleven members of the planning team for the California delegation to the Republican convention were recovering Tuesday from a bout of norovirus.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 10:10 AM PDT

Emergency Call For NorCal Blood Donations

Emergency Call For NorCal Blood Donations

The American Red Cross issued an emergency call for blood and platelets this week, urging all eligible donors to give now to replenish an extremely low summer blood supply.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 07:36 PM PDT

Mystery Powerball Winners Claim $528M Prize

Mystery Powerball Winners Claim $528M Prize

The wait was worth more than $500 million for the owners of a winning Powerball ticket purchased at a Southern California convenience store.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 07:01 AM PDT

First Study of LA Urban Coyotes Yields Surprising Finds

First Study of LA Urban Coyotes Yields Surprising Finds

A year in, National Park Service scientists have made surprising finds in the first study of urban coyotes in Los Angeles.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2016 at 07:43 PM PDT

Downtown LA Sewage Spill Closes Beaches

Downtown LA Sewage Spill Closes Beaches

The ocean at all coastal beaches in Long Beach was off limits to swimmers and surfers Monday due to runoff from a ruptured sewage pipe near downtown Los Angeles.

Monday, Jul 18, 2016 at 11:54 PM PDT

Airbnb Will Collect and Pay Hotel Taxes in LA

Airbnb Will Collect and Pay Hotel Taxes in LA

Short-term rental company Airbnb has agreed to collect and pay hotel taxes on behalf of its Los Angeles hosts under a three-year agreement announced by city officials Monday.

Monday, Jul 18, 2016 at 11:52 PM PDT

Teen Pilot From Compton Breaks Flight Record

Teen Pilot From Compton Breaks Flight Record

A 16-year-old pilot from Compton has become the youngest African American to fly around the continental U.S. Michael Brownlee reports for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on Monday, July 18, 2016.

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