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15 Aug 2018

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    The last first day of school for LAUSD senior who's now 'ready for everything'

    L.A. Unified School District students returned for another year of classes on Tuesday. It's the last "first day of school" in Carla Muñoz's K-12 career. Now, the high school senior at the Roybal Learning Complex, is "ready to work and pay my college tuition — I’m ready for everything.”

  • Posted on 15 Aug 2018

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    This doctor treats LAUSD’s new immigrant arrivals. She was once one of them

    This summer's headlines were dominated by news of children separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border. The separation is likely to cause lasting trauma for these young immigrants.

  • Posted on 14 Aug 2018

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    Blinded by the light: How blue light from phone screens may be accelerating blindness and what you can do about it

    If you’ve ever woken up in the middle of the night, checked your phone and then found it hard to fall back asleep, you’ve experienced the way that blue light from a smartphone screen can impact your brain and sleep patterns.

  • Posted on 14 Aug 2018

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    When is an interest rate for a consumer loan ‘conscionable’? State high court decision prompts question

    California Supreme Court has ruled Monday that there should be a limit to interest rates on consumer loans.

  • Posted on 14 Aug 2018

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    Sacramento PD creates new foot pursuit policy, post-Stephon Clark. How should an officer decide when to chase?

    Sacramento police department has instituted a new foot pursuit policy.

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