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Workplaces are major source of COVID-19 cases, officials say

LOS ANGELES — For the second time in three days, Los Angeles County set a daily record July 16 for new coronavirus cases and announced more than 50 additional deaths, while the county’s top health officer warned that workplaces have become a major source of virus transmission. The county Department of Public Health announced 4,592 Read More…

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City to start fining people not wearing masks in public

LOS ANGELES — With coronavirus cases on the rise, local municipalities are beginning to crack down on residents who flout the statewide requirement that they wear masks while in public. In West Hollywood, sheriff’s Capt. Edward Ramirez issued a statement saying deputies have been working to educate violators about the requirement, but people who refuse Read More…

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Mandatory mask order sparks new fashion craze

LOS ANGELES — The coronavirus has unexpectedly prompted a new fashion craze that has taken over the streets of the city. The new must-have item in everyone’s wardrobe is a face mask and that could be here to stay for awhile. A mandated precaution, the once-standard, disposable light blue surgical mask face coverings have given Read More…