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Pro-choice backers rally against Alabama ban

WEST HOLLYWOOD — Women and right-to-choose activists rallied in West Hollywood and other cities across the Southland and nation May 21 in opposition to a recently approved abortion ban in Alabama and other legislative efforts seen as challenges to Roe v. Wade. Outside West Hollywood City Hall, activists rallied in conjunction with protests held across…

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12th annual HomeWalk to raise funds for homeless

LOS ANGELES — The 12th annual HomeWalk 5K Family Run/Walk, sponsored by the United Way of Greater Los Angeles, takes place May 18 at Grand Park in downtown Los Angeles. It has become the largest public event to end homelessness in the nation. This year, the United Way is teaming with the Los Angeles Rams…

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County to spend $460 million to fight homelessness

LOS ANGELES — The five elected officials who govern Los Angeles County May 14 approved $460 million in Measure H spending on homelessness, increasing their commitment to the problem in the face of a widely anticipated rise in the numbers of people without a permanent home. Prior to the vote, the county Board of Supervisors…

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