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Controller is critical of county homeless authority

LOS ANGELES — The county authority charged with spearheading outreach to the homeless and providing housing services and referrals to mental illness and substance abuse treatment is failing to meet the obligations outlined in its contract with the city, according to an audit released Aug. 28. The audit by Los Angeles City Controller Ron Galperin Read More…

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Kaiser supporters arrested at Labor Day rally

HOLLYWOOD — Police arrested 31 supporters of Kaiser Permanente workers for failure to disperse as they blocked an intersection near its Los Angeles Medical Center Sept. 2 in a Labor Day act of civil disobedience, authorities said. Sen. Kamala Harris and Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Los Angeles, attended a 10 a.m. rally at Los Angeles City Read More…

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Actress Kirsten Dunst receives star on Walk of Fame

HOLLYWOOD — A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame was unveiled Aug. 29 honoring Emmy- and Golden Globe-nominated actress Kirsten Dunst. The ceremony came four days after the premiere of the Showtime dark comedy “On Becoming a God in Central Florida,” in which Dunst stars as a minimum-wage water park employee who lies, schemes Read More…