Saturday, October 21, 2017

San Diego is struggling with a huge hepatitis A outbreak. Is it coming to Los Angeles?

San Diego County is experiencing the second worst hepatitis A outbreak in the nation since a vaccine was introduced. L.A. officials fear the outbreak is headed north.

Read: San Diego is struggling with a huge hepatitis A outbreak. Is it coming to L.A.? – LA Times

 

L.A. Area Wildfire Spurs Hundreds Of Evacuations

Los Angeles County’s La Tuna Fire is one of 29 burning across the state, and “is the largest fire in the history of L.A. city,” Mayor Eric Garcetti said.

Source: L.A. Area Wildfire Spurs Hundreds Of Evacuations, Smoke Keeps Others Indoors : The Two-Way : NPR

 

Los Angeles Rejects ‘Genocidal’ Columbus Day, Chooses to Honor Indigenous People 

Los Angeles used to be a vibrant center of culture for the Tongva people until the imposition of the Spanish mission system.

Read More: Los Angeles Rejects ‘Genocidal’ Columbus Day, Chooses to Honor Indigenous People | News | teleSUR English