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The city of LA has locked basketball hoops in Venice Beach. Some locals are trying to get the locks removed with #FreeTheHoops.

Venice Beach basketball hoops are locked. Angelenos get creative to make games happen

The city of LA has locked basketball hoops in Venice Beach. Some locals are trying to get the locks removed with #FreeTheHoops.

from Greater LA

Californians reacted quickly to the news that former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty on all three counts related to the death of George Floyd.

Justice served today but more change needed: Californians react to Chauvin guilty verdict

Californians reacted quickly to the news that former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty on all three counts related to the death of George Floyd.

from KCRW Features

Six Flags Magic Mountain welcomed visitors again this past weekend as theme parks got the green light to reopen due to reduced COVID-19 case numbers.

Six Flags reopens: Long lines, rides disinfected between guests, mix of excitement and safety concerns

Six Flags Magic Mountain welcomed visitors again this past weekend as theme parks got the green light to reopen due to reduced COVID-19 case numbers.

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