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Coronavirus is now leading cause of death in L.A. County

LOS ANGELES — Nearly 70 more deaths from the coronavirus were reported in Los Angeles County April 23, and at an average of 44 daily fatalities over the past 12 days, it has become the county’s leading cause of death, dwarfing the flu and heart disease. Barbara Ferrer, head of the county Department of Public Read More…

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Coronavirus cases are doubling every four days, officials say

LOS ANGELES — The reported number of coronavirus cases is increasing so rapidly in Los Angeles County that Mayor Eric Garcetti said, “They are now doubling every four days.”   On April 1, there were 513 new cases reported in one day, bringing the total to 3,518 coronavirus cases in Los Angeles County. There were Read More…

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LAUSD schools to remain closed until May 1

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Unified School District campuses will remain closed until at least May 1, Superintendent Austin Beutner told parents March 23, while also announcing a partnership with the San Diego school system to call for a “coordinated state response” to help districts affected by the coronavirus crisis. Beutner also announced a $100 Read More…