Connie Llano

Staff Writer, Los Angeles Daily News

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The United Teachers of Los Angeles planned a  one-day work stoppage  this coming Friday to protest layoffs and class size reductions.

Restraining Order Issued against Teachers' Union Strike

The United Teachers of Los Angeles planned a one-day work stoppage this coming Friday to protest layoffs and class size reductions.

from Which Way, L.A.?

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A cartoon on the cover of the Economist says it all: leaders of the world’s two foremost democracies are scrambling to hold on. President Trump is faced with the possibility of impeachment. In the interests of Brexit, Boris Johnson is accused of lying to the Queen and defying Parliament. In both countries, voters are losing trust not just in their elected leaders but in their governments. The UK and the US aren’t alone, as the ideals of western democracy are being challenged by demagogues in other parts of the world.

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Two of the most urgent crises facing Americans---mental health and homelessness---are inextricably linked. The failure to see this has only made things worse.

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If you're living at home with your parents, we want to hear from you. What are your top reasons for doing it? How do your parents feel about it?

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Google says its translation service can't replace human translators, but U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services tell officers it's the most efficient tool to vet refugees.

from KCRW Features

A new analysis in the Annals of Internal Medicine says red meat and processed meat might not be so bad for you, so no need to cut back.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The Dodgers will face off against the Washington Nationals tonight and they must win so they can advance toward the World Series.

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Homeless people around LA are saying that they’re experiencing more hostility from homeowners and renters.

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Gov. Gavin Newsom has approved more than 800 bills.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

There’s a lot of tension around immigration and the border, but could something as simple as a taco be a unifier, especially on this National Taco Day?