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Online Learning Is Getting More Popular Among Students

Online courses, provided by some of the best schools in the country, are very popular among professionals. The fact that they can go back to school while maintaining a fulltime career is one of the things that make online courses suitable for professionals. Even entrepreneurs are returning to school and pursuing degrees in specific fields.…
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MBSAFE: Homeless Connect Training and Information

Speaking on this evening will be Rita Crabtree-Kampe, who will provide training and information on ways to connect with the homeless we encounter.Rita an MB SAFE Board member chairs the Homeless Connect committee and will be discussing:• Outreach to the homeless in our community and the “Real Change Not Spare Change” program and philosophy.• How…

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Record Summer Vacation Spending? Pay It Forward to Your Next Trip

Americans are expected to spend a record amount on their summer vacations in 2019 — an average of $2,037. According to the Allianz Global Assistance’s Vacation Confidence Index, it’s the first time Americans’ average spending is forecast to top $2,000 since the travel insurance company first started conducting this survey in 2009. You can thank...…
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LA’s Most Inspiring Stories

Every neighborhood in LA has its own vibe, style, culture and history, but what consistently amazes us is not what differentiates the various neighborhoods but rather what they all have in common.  From East LA to the South Bay (and everywhere in between) we’ve been blown away by how many creative and talented people call…
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Top 10 Medical Websites for Patients

A guide for understanding the top medical online resources. There is an immense amount of data on the internet and this can make it hard to differentiate between facts and fiction sometimes. However, this can be crucial when it comes to medical data. It is especially so since almost everyone now searches for his or…
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Pita Pal Recalls 87 Hummus Products Over Listeria Concerns

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Nearly 90 hummus products sold by Pita Pal Food have been recalled due to possible listeria concerns, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced. Pita Pal Food issued a voluntary recall on 87 different hummus products sold under ten different brands after an FDA inspection found listeria monocytogenes at its manufacturing…
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Social Media Personality Arrested In San Diego On Charges Of Sexual Assault

SAN DIEGO (CBSLA) — Los Angeles police confirmed Friday that a 33-year-old social media personality has been arrested on charges of sexual assault. Ray Diaz, known for his role in Hulu’s “East Los High,” was taken into custody around 5 a.m. in San Diego. In a recent interview, a 17-year-old girl said she had been…
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Arroyo Grande Dentist Reports On The Affects of Opioid Abuse On Oral Health

In 2017 the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) declared opioid abuse is a public health emergency, leading to long-term health problems, even death, for thousands of people. Oral health can be seriously affected by opioid abuse or any other drug abuse and Arroyo Grande dentist, Dr. Perry Patel, has released a…
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Sugars Come in Many Guises

Pie, ice cream, sodas, and cake are some of the foods that come to mind when we think about the sugar we get in our diet. But many foods we may not think of as sweet also contain sugars, often hidden behind unclear and complicated labeling. Unfortunately, no matter under what name they hide, these…
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Supreme Court: Pentagon Funds Can Be Used To Strengthen Sections Of Border Wall

Washington, DC (CBSLA) — The U.S. Supreme Court has cleared the way for the Trump administration to tap billions of dollars in Pentagon funds to strenghten parts of a border wall with Mexico. President Trump hailed the decision, calling it a “big victory.” Wow! Big VICTORY on the Wall. The United States Supreme Court overturns…
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Welcome Home Oak Harbor

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How to Raise Awareness for Alzheimer’s on the Longest Day

Last Updated: June 4, 2019 June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month. Take the opportunity to show your support for Alzheimer’s disease this summer on the Longest Day, where thousands will come together to raise awareness for the disease.> Learn more about how you can participate on June 21, 2019. How to Raise Awareness for Alzheimer’s…
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Baseball Report: Twins, Yankees Likely Buyers At Trade Deadline

(CBS Minnesota/CBS Local) — As summer heats up, so too does the MLB trade market. The official trade deadline is July 31. And in the next couple weeks, contenders will look to sure up rosters, while laggards try to offload expiring contracts and add assets. The goal, in either situation, is playoff contention, either this…
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The Trailblazers: Rewriting the Narrative

The editorial team has a special attachment to our new series, The Trailblazers: Rewriting the Narrative, because so many of us feel that media portrayals of women have been too one dimensional. Today, women are doing incredible things in all fields – from science and technology to finance, law, business, athletics and more.  With the…
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NerdWallet’s Guide to Your First Credit Card

Credit cards aren’t difficult to understand — but they can certainly seem so if you’ve never had one before. Our guide to your first credit card will help you get started. We’ll explain the basics of credit cards, including how you qualify and help you determine whether you’re ready for the responsibility of a credit card. We’ll show you how to sort through your...…
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Nancy O’Dell Steps Down As ‘Entertainment Tonight’ Co-Host

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA)  — Here is some entertainment news. And it’s an exclusive for “Entertainment Tonight.” But likely one they didn’t want to report. After a nearly nine-year run, Nancy O’Dell — the show’s ebullient, ever-smiling co-host — announced she is leaving the program. O’Dell said she was leaving the program to spend more time…

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Dentists Using VR to Calm Patients

Dental anxiety may be the butt of jokes and the punchline in comedy classics like “Little Shop of Horrors” and “The Carol Burnett Show,” but for tens of millions of Americans, the fear of the dentist is all too real. In the past, traditional workarounds like drugs and less traditional techniques like meditation, acupuncture, and even…

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Manhattan Beach Man Scammed $14M From Investors For Fake Netflix Movie

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A 41-year-old Manhattan Beach man was arrested Tuesday on allegations that he conned investors into giving him $14 million to fund a bogus movie for Netflix. Adam Joiner surrendered to federal authorities on charges of wire fraud, money laundering and aggravated identity theft. According to the Department of Justice, beginning in…
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Pet Insurance Options

Few companions are as loyal or as lovable as dogs and cats. Unfortunately, while welcoming a pet into your home can bring endless delight, it also can prove costly — especially if your four-legged friend becomes ill or injured. Now, imagine the devastation of struggling to pay for much-needed veterinary treatment. The good news? Several…
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First, Pugliese dominant in Ocean Prone final

  by Kevin  Cody Three-time Catalina Classic Paddleboard champion Max First, of Manhattan Beach, reasserted his local dominance by winning Sunday’s 12-mile Ocean Prone race in 2:02:36, nine minutes ahead of second place finisher Mauricio León de la Barra, of Marina Del Rey. Finishing third was Alex Merrill, winner of the previous weekend’s 22-mile Rock…
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17-Year-Old From Redondo Beach Found Dead In Lake Havasu 2 Days...

REDONDO BEACH (CBSLA) — A 17-year-old Redondo Beach teen who had been missing after a boat crash on Lake Havasu was found dead Friday, Aug. 23, officials confirmed. The Mojave County Sheriff’s Office said divers located Adam Gomez just south of Thompson Bay in approximately 23 feet of water after going missing Wednesday, Aug. 21.…