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During the past decade, a growing body of research has shown air pollution harms older adults’ brains, contributing to cognitive decline and dementia. What hasn’t been clear is whether improving air quality would benefit brain health. But two studies published this year by researchers at six universities and the National Institute on Aging provide the
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Youngsters compete in a potato sack race during the Pioneer Day event at Minnie Hill Palmer Homestead Acre at Chatsworth Park South October 2, 2022.(Photo by Andy Holzman, Contributing Photographer) Visitors tour the historic Minnie Hill-Palmer Cottage during the Pioneer Day event at Minnie Hill Palmer Homestead Acre at Chatsworth Park South October 2, 2022.
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A report released Thursday, Sept. 29, by the California State University Chancellor’s Office confirmed allegations that former Chancellor Joseph Castro failed to properly address sexual harassment complaints against a former Cal State Fresno administrator when Castro was president there. Castro resigned as CSU Chancellor in February amid the scandal, first reported in USA Today, alleging
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The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, Sept. 27 asked for a report on how to move more than 7,000 inmates with mental health conditions out of county jails and into secure facilities designed exclusively for treatment. Activists protest outside the Board of Supervisors first public meeting since the pandemic on Tuesday, September
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Crews held to less than nine acres a brush fire that burned Saturday in the hills above Calabasas. If you fly, we can’t! Please, do not fly drones near wildfires… #IfYouFlyWeCant #NoDronesInFireZones pic.twitter.com/THidOuGg2E — LACoFireAirOps (@LACoFireAirOps) September 24, 2022 Officials deployed air support to the 8.7-acre blaze, according to the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
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Here’s how California motorists compare to those in other states and where the most fatal crashes are. California, the nation’s most populous state, has about 396,540 miles of roads. There were about 10,498 fatal accidents on those roads from 2017 to 2019, according to the California Statewide Integrated Traffic Records System, and Transportation Injury Mapping
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