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"… . After graduating in 1991 with a degree in anthropology, she interned for Los Angeles City Councilmember Mark Ridley-Thomas in the aftermath of the Rodney King …"

"… k Ridley-Thomas in the aftermath of the Rodney King trial in South Central Los Angeles, which was hit hard by subsequent rioting, she said. Shropshire said she …"

"… nt rioting, she said. Shropshire said she found herself speaking to south Los Angeles residents and the Los Angeles Police Department about police brutality, ec …"

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"… ning of coal in boilers. As early as the 1950s, regulators in places like Los Angeles were using emission factors to try to pinpoint the origins of dangerous sm …"

"… tensive surveys of individual sources,” according to a 1960 paper by the Los Angeles County Air Pollution Control District. In 1965, the U.S. Public Health Se …"

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"… home health-care nurse supervising are for 55 clients, and Dina Paredes, a Los Angeles luxury hotel employee who told the Center: “We are not a burden. We pay …"

"… ly, but are concentrated in the Washington, D.C. metro area, as well as in Los Angeles and other parts of California, Texas, New York and Florida. The Homeland …"

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"… n Porterville set up by the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights based in Los Angeles. Peñaloza has organized pro-DACA rallies not only outside McCarthy’s o …"

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"… dangerous, or slipping into the shadows in cities like Washington, Miami, Los Angeles, New York and Houston and trying to evade deportation. And they’ll have …"

"… D.C., Dina Paredes, a union housekeeper at a luxury hotel who has lived in Los Angeles for 20 years, 16 of them under TPS, wept as she described the anxiety she …"

"… systems are weak. Good-paying jobs are scarce. And gangs that were born in Los Angeles — and exported back to Central America — engage in forced recruitment …"

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"… six miles of the hospital lie five oil refineries, the sprawling ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach and the truck-clogged 710 and 110 freeways. Los Angeles’ …"

"… of Los Angeles and Long Beach and the truck-clogged 710 and 110 freeways. Los Angeles’ Wilmington neighborhood, a nine-square-mile enclave of Latino immigrant …"

"… ton, working-class and heavily minority – fare no better. Now, amid the Los Angeles area’s worst smog season in at least 13 years, come new aggravations and …"

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"… ing into your children’s water,” Rumpler said.  For example, the Los Angeles Unified School District installed brass fixtures to replace old lead ones …"

"… ren can drink the water at school. A battery plant explosion in Maywood, a Los Angeles neighborhood, just over a year ago released high amounts of lead and magne …"

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"… of the state’s 58 counties to create an air pollution control district. Los Angeles County, routinely enveloped in a brown cloud by that point, was the first …"

"… on geological and meteorological characteristics. Starting with one in the Los Angeles basin in 1976, 35 regional air pollution control districts were created to …"

"… ment. In contrast, the South Coast Air Quality Management District, in the Los Angeles area, has found a way to “address all standards simultaneously.”  …"

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"… its Medicare Advantage plans. In a 79-page lawsuit filed late Tuesday in Los Angeles, the Justice Department alleged that the insurer made patients appear sick …"

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"… on pipeline.”  In 2012,  her stories probed school policing in Los Angeles, where the nation’s biggest school police force was issuing thousands of …"

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"… ought by whistleblower James Swoben in 2009, on Friday in federal court in Los Angeles. On Monday, they sought a court order to combine Swoben’s case with that …"

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"… crawling or outright stopped each day on the 10 lanes cutting through this Los Angeles suburb. Yards away sits an elementary school, where students and teachers …"

"… laces you’re most likely to find a school near a busy road. New York and Los Angeles, unsurprisingly, top the list. But thousands of these schools are located …"

"… each City College in California who studied the history of freeways in the Los Angeles area, said Mexican-American communities took the brunt of that constructio …"

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"… rade, have been installed in dozens of Southern California schools. In the Los Angeles Unified School District alone, more than 40 schools have high-grade filter …"

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"… cross the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley, about two hours north of Los Angeles. The spouts at Well 20 that day were the result of an increasingly popular …"

"… author: WSPA’s chief lobbyist. The lawmaker’s chief of staff told the Los Angeles Times that the group, like any other special interest, “tend[s] to have …"

"… s orchard? The heart of California’s oil industry is a short drive from Los Angeles, on the other side of the Tehachapi Mountains and past a curtain of smog s …"

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"… d to be a part of their efforts going forward.” Yellin, 45, a native of Los Angeles and graduate of Harvard University, has had a distinguished career that ha …"

"… the New York Times, The Daily Beast, Details, Entertainment Weekly and The Los Angeles Times. Yellin is completing her first novel and is a fellow at the USC A …"

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"… e 9 that morning, pent-up gases at ExxonMobil's Torrance refinery south of Los Angeles had triggered an explosion so massive it registered as a magnitude-1.7 tre …"

"… orks across the street from the Chevron El Segundo refinery, just south of Los Angeles International Airport. The only one that gives her pause, she says, is Tor …"

"… ich operates a refinery eight miles away in the Wilmington neighborhood of Los Angeles and makes its modified HF recipe public. Valero’s worst-case scenario pr …"

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"… ed at transforming school culture in some of the toughest neighborhoods of Los Angeles and Oakland. “School should be fun,” said Cliff Hong, principal of Oa …"

"… American Civil Liberties Union in filing a complaint last year against the Los Angeles Unified School District, accusing the giant district of “undermining” …"

"… ese decisions support students. Once failing schools strive to connect In Los Angeles, in the gang-plagued neighborhood of Watts, teachers and principals are al …"

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"… the Comptroller of the Currency and $50 million to the City and County of Los Angeles. The CFPB brought complaints in 2014 against Corinthian Colleges, a for-p …"

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"… d States. Where they are clustered — east and south of Houston, south of Los Angeles, northeast of San Francisco — they are prodigious sources of air polluti …"

"… ed form of HF nearly escaped from the ExxonMobil (now PBF) refinery in the Los Angeles suburb of Torrance last year. At a public meeting there in January, Chemic …"

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"… -donations mandates, including The Dallas Morning News, Houston Chronicle, Los Angeles Times, National Public Radio, ProPublica, San Antonio Express-News, The Se …"

"… year, Karen Loberg, a photojournalist at the Ventura County Star north of Los Angeles, made a $1,000 contribution to the Clinton campaign in order to attend a p …"

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"… hool-to-prison pipeline.” In 2012, the Center probed school policing in Los Angeles, where the nation’s biggest school police force was issuing thousands of …"

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"… elissa Mark-Viverito, billionaire hedge fund manager Tom Steyer and former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa. Cesar Blanco, a Democratic member of the Texa …"

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"… Martorell, executive director of the Thai Community Development Center in Los Angeles, uses a similar tactic when calling voters to remind them of upcoming elec …"

"… can be a hugely intimidating process.” Martorell, of the Thai center in Los Angeles, explained that most Thai immigrants since the 1980s have come from the co …"

"… reform while only 49 percent of Vietnamese respondents did. David Ryu, a Los Angeles city councilman, said politicians didn’t pay much attention to Asian-Ame …"

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"… examined by the study’s authors – a dirty bomb targeting the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, which together constitute the third busiest in the world. …"

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"… by the University of Southern California. Hopkins will attend sessions in Los Angeles and receives a reporting grant for two environmental health stories. The …"

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"… recommended. ICIJ Director Gerard Ryle spoke to an intimate gathering in Los Angeles last week put together by LA-based board members of the Center for Public …"

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"… of the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization. Reinstein, who lives near Los Angeles and has been a fixture on Capitol Hill, lost her husband, Alan, in 2006 to …"

Dying depositions

By Jie Jenny Zou

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"… tani lying in a padded recliner at his home in Calabasas, California, near Los Angeles. Off camera, a defense lawyer asks him if it’s true his health is failin …"

"… suggestion, not a hard-and-fast rule. In 2014, the Superior Court in Los Angeles County defaulted to an older, 20-hour guideline after it was sued by …"

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"… rty Baron and Columbia Journalism School dean Steve Coll in Los Angeles this week. Josh is clearly deeply committed now to investigative reportin …"

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