Hope everyone is safe!!! See that haze above downtown Los Angeles? — Two intrepid spacecraft — the first human-made objects to leave our solar system — are finally revealing the mysterious dark vacuum of interstellar space. Rev. Users are obliged to speak respectfully to the other participants in the discussion, readers and individuals referenced in the posts. — A large fire broke out in Beirut’s port, barely a month after a massive blast at the site killed nearly 200 people. The Apple Fire started in Riverside, 88 kilometres east of Los Angeles, and has currently scorched over 1,600 hectares. The Times reported at the time that the first day of integration had gone “without incident” and that white people “calmly” accepted the change. A raging wildfire which turned the Los Angeles sky into a sea of smoke has doubled in size in a day, destroying 22,000 acres of land. Locals celebrate a Christian Republican from their Indiana hometown as presidential material. “What’s notable is that it’s everywhere,” said Anthony Wexler, director of the Air Quality Research Center at UC Davis. — For the first time, California correctional officers will be required to use body cameras while interacting with inmates inside a state prison, a federal judge ordered Tuesday. This photo appeared in the Sep. 11, 1970, Los Angeles Times. — The average cost of building one unit of housing for the homeless in Los Angeles is $531,000, according to an audit from the city controller. Backlog in reporting of test results swells coronavirus case count in L.A. County. Smoke from wildfires contains extremely fine particles that can lodge in the lungs, potentially causing serious health problems. The SCAQMD said that the air quality may be unhealthy for sensitive groups due to wind bringing smoke and ash from the Lake Fire into portions of the Santa Clarita Valley, and from the Ranch Fire in Azusa into the San Gabriel and Pomona-Walnut valleys. . Subscribe to the Los Angeles Times. That's not the famed air pollution. A little bit of video from today. You can restore your account within 30 days by following the link sent to the e-mail address you entered during registration. Plastic recycling in South Korea was already in crisis. — The L.A. City Council voted to allocate tens of millions in federal funds for a “rapid rehousing” program that includes rent assistance for homeless people — but handing all of it over is contingent on progress in housing people with the funds. The Apple Fire started in Riverside, 88 kilometres east of Los Angeles, and has currently scorched over 1,600 hectares. AP Photo / Ringo H.W. The U.S. coronavirus caseload has reached record heights with more than 83,000 infections reported in a single day. The GOP cites fraud, but voting rights advocates see an old foe: voter suppression. Evacuation orders have been issued for north of Wilson St, east of Sunset Ave and west of Hathaway St., north of Cherry Valley, Potato Canyon and San Bernardino, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) . Since then, brush fires have also broken out in Azusa and Corona. Structure Fire; INC#1067; 06:43PM; 4124 S Grand View Bl; https://bit.ly/3jfbqwz; Mar Vista; Two-story apartment building with smoke showing from one unit. But for someone who has a history of asthma, COPD, heart disease, they should just pay very close attention to their symptoms.”, By viewing our video content, you are accepting the terms of our. The 5 and 14 freeways were closed by the Saddleridge fire in Newhall on Friday. — The Oscars’ new diversity standards for best-picture nominees won’t go into effect until 2024, but the reaction to them has already been swift and intense. District by district, school desegregation efforts would take decades. By late morning Friday, the Saddleridge fire in the San Fernando Valley had exploded to 4,700 acres and burned 25 homes. Joe Kelly won’t be on the mound this weekend to torment the Houston Astros. The smoky air has prompted the Los Angeles Unified School District to put schools in areas like Reseda and Woodland Hills on minimum day schedules, even if they are not within the communities directly affected by the Saddle Ridge Fire. It has the decor and aura of a different age and has grown steadily with the growth of the movie industry and through word of mouth in the Burbank community. Places like Pasadena, Monrovia, and even Downtown Los Angeles, are being choked by smoke because of the Bobcat Fire burning nearby. Those revelations — which came from recorded interviews with Bob Woodward for a book set to publish next week — sent shock waves through a presidential campaign entering the homestretch, just as the confirmed U.S. death toll from COVID-19 exceeded 190,000. The fact of registration and authorization of users on Sputnik websites via users’ account or accounts on social networks indicates acceptance of these rules. LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — The South Coast Air Quality Management District has issued a smoke advisory due to the fires burning in Azusa and Castaic. Are you sure you want to delete your Sputniknews.com account? caring for children, including teenagers, because their respiratory systems are still developing, they breathe more air (and air pollution) per pound of body weight than adults, they’re more likely to be active outdoors, and they’re more likely to have asthma. Information on wildfire smoke in California. AQMD said winds were expected to shift this evening, blowing the smoke away from the region. You can smell it in the air! He credits a “culture of candor” with bringing it back to life. If the fire continues to generate smoke Friday night into Saturday morning, smoke could further impact the San Fernando Valley, Calabasas, and Malibu, where city officials are handing out free respiratory masks at City Hall and Bluffs Park. Greg Lewis, who leads Milwaukee’s Souls to the Polls operation, is alarmed by what he sees as a growing threat that many Black voters could be disenfranchised in Wisconsin, a battleground state that could decide the presidential race. It has scorched more than 6 square miles and is still 0% contained.Follow live updates here: https://t.co/cMN86lvqhx pic.twitter.com/lXGU1oJFt9, Extremely intense fire behavior on #AppleFire pic.twitter.com/3KYVO2y8H9, View from the north of the #AppleFire - watch the smoke https://t.co/2gFtVkhYQR pic.twitter.com/NhSik5bgCu, — DEVELOPING: At least 375 firefighters are battling the Apple-Fire, a wildfire in Southern California that quickly spread across 4,125 acres on Saturday, destroying at least one home and two structures and forcing evacuations in several neighborhoodspic.twitter.com/uaCcQtkwQq, Smoke from the #AppleFire here in Yucca Valley/29 Palms area. “Outnumbered” co-host Melissa Francis, who recently filed a pay discrimination complaint against Fox News, is off the air and her status is in doubt. Despite the challenges, they have kept up a full slate of programming, helping their volunteers MacGyver in-home studios. — Exploiting white fear and resentment is the great American political trick. — This summer’s raging wildfires to soaring temperatures tell us the climate hellscape that scientists warned us about is here, writes The Times’ editorial board. NFL players can show the way by voting, columnist LZ Granderson writes. County officials have made it easier for elementary schools to reopen for their youngest students under waivers, dropping a requirement to show union support. Please try again in a minute. Coronavirus bears down on a small Montana town. The pandemic is pushing it to the brink. They are facing off again. Email us at headlines@latimes.com. Gavin Newsom signed a package of COVID-19 tax cuts intended to bolster struggling small businesses in California and encourage their owners to hire more workers. With their local knowledge — from where exactly back roads are located to quick access to the fire chief — these broadcasters are crucial authorities in the worst moments, when power is out, danger is high and a radio wavelength is a lifeline. Evacuation warnings have recently come for areas including land north of Morongo Rd, east of Millard Canyon Rd, and west of Whitewater Canyon Rd. Anyone who sees or smells smoke should limit outdoor exposure by staying indoors with windows and doors closed and avoid vigorous physical activity. — Gov. It contains details about the types of data we collect, how we use it, and your data protection rights. And it’s so much more complex, thoughtful and intelligent than internet moralists assumed, writes critic Justin Chang. Los Angeles: Land of Smog and Fire Smoke My sister just sent these pics pic.twitter.com/GKTvsqOb67. To improve the performance of our website, show the most relevant news products and targeted advertising, we collect technical impersonal information about you, including through the tools of our partners. Monitor air quality reports during a fire if you are: High concentrations of smoke can trigger a range of symptoms.