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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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County sets goal of July 4 to reopen local economy

LOS ANGELES — On a day the county reported more than 70 coronavirus deaths, Los Angeles County officials announced a goal of achieving a “safe reopening” of the local economy as early as July 4. The date emerged during the second meeting of the county’s Economic Resiliency Task Force, a collection of elected officials and Read More…

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County to allow more retail businesses to reopen

LOS ANGELES — On a day when four dozen more COVID-19 deaths were announced, Los Angeles County issued a new, open-ended public health order allowing all retail businesses to reopen for curbside merchandise pickup only, except those located inside indoor shopping malls. Also authorized to reopen were manufacturers that supply goods to lower-risk businesses, along Read More…