Los Angeles County Unemployment Rate Up Slightly in June – NBC Los Angeles

Los Angeles County’s seasonally adjusted jobless rate rose slightly to 5.3% in June, from a revised 5.2% in May, according to the latest figures released by the state Employment Development Department. The 5.3% rate was well below the 9.7% rate in June 2021. In Orange County, where seasonally adjusted figures were not available, the June […]

COVID-19 Cases Rise in Los Angeles County with the BA.2 Variant – NBC Los Angeles

Los Angeles County recorded 4,690 new cases of COVID-19 in the past three days, along with 16 new deaths. Health officials highlighted on Monday that the increases in the average number of daily cases are attributed to the infectious subvariant BA.2 of the virus. According to the county Public Health Department, the county averaged 1,553 […]

Dozens of People Arrested in Connection to Freight Train Robberies in Southern California

Union Pacific train merchandise was stolen as it left Union Station. Foto: PATRICK T. FALLON / AFP / Getty Images Dozens of people were arrested by police officers. the California Highway Patrol (CHP) in relation to robberies committed to freight trains in southern California. The multi-agency coordinated operation was carried out due to the increase […]

COVID rules cut at theme parks in Los Angeles County – Telemundo 52

In response to theme park industry concerns, Los Angeles County has slightly eased its upcoming COVID-19 vaccination / testing requirement for visitors to large venues like Six Flags Magic Mountain and Universal Studios Hollywood, but the General mandate will remain. Under a recently enacted County Health Officer Order, all attendees and employees at outdoor mega-events […]