Tuesday Aug 19
Two reports warn Los Angeles County residents of how climate change can affect health
Aug. 19 --Respiratory illnesses, water quality, and mosquito- and rodent-related diseases will worsen across Los Angeles County in the next few decades because of climate change, according to two reports released Monday by public health officials.
NBC Los Angeles
Social Media Campaign Reminds Parents to Take Children Out of Hot Cars
A social media campaign has been launched in an effort to bring awareness about children left in hot cars.
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Child safety demonstration shows dangers of hot cars
Wielding thermometers, Los Angeles police officers Thursday gathered with representatives of Children's Hospital Los Angeles in the parking lot of the Valley Traffic Division, where they set up two cars - one with the windows closed and one with them cracked - to demonstrate just how quickly each interior heats to potentially fatal levels.
Police: Toddler dies after getting trapped in hot car
A 3-year-old boy in Southern California died Wednesday after he climbed into an unlocked car on a hot summer's day and was trapped, police said.
New York Daily News
Los Angeles toddler, 3, dead after becoming trapped in hot car
The child was found unresponsive around 3:30 p.m. in the Sylmar section of the city, police said.
LA: California High Speed Rail to Present L.A.-area Options
The California High Speed Rail Authority will hold a series of public meetings starting next week to discuss proposed alignments for two segments of the project: from Palmdale to Burbank and from Burbank to downtown Los Angeles.