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The LA Report is your daily update on the top news stories in the L.A. region, brought to you by the reporters and editors of LAist and KPCC, LA's top NPR station.

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The LA Report is produced Monday through Friday. New episodes drop at 6:00am and 4:00pm PT. If you have any suggestions or feedback, or know something we should cover, email us.

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    BLM organizers suing City of L.A., claiming civil rights violations by LAPD. Plus: LAPD shootings increase, a university bomb threat, and more – The Morning Edition
    Here's your morning news: BLM organizers suing City of L.A. claiming civil right violations by LAPD; Shootings by LAPD officers are on the rise; Mayor Garcetti says slain LAPD officer is a 'hero'; Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science campus closes due to bomb threat; O.C. COVID hospitalizations top 1,000; Pete Buttigieg tours L.A. ports to discuss supply chain crisis; Senate Foreign Relations Committee set to consider Mayor Garcetti's nomination for ambassador to India; L.A. County Democratic Party declines to enforce sheriff candidate. This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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    LAPD seeks three suspects who gunned down off-duty officer. Plus: Omicron's healthcare strain, and LAUSD COVID testing – The P.M. Edition
    What's happening today: LAPD seeks public's help tracking down three people involved in fatal shooting of off-duty officer; Omicron putting strain on hospitals and healthcare workers, primarily by unvaccinated patients; LAUSD reopens with COVID testing requirements. This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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    Pete Buttigieg to discuss supply chain issues at Port of Long Beach. Plus: Newsom unveils budget, universal healthcare, and the COVID positivity rate – The Morning Edition
    Here's your morning news: Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg to visit Port of Long Beach to discuss supply chain issues; Gov. Newsom unveils state budget for next fiscal year; Universal pre-K to be rolled out by 2026; Classes at LAUSD resume today; Cal Poly Pomona will start the new semester remotely; Calls for justice at funeral of teen killed by stray LAPD bullet; Universal healthcare faces stiff opposition; COVID positivity rate near 1 in 5; This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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    Funeral held for teen girl killed by stray LAPD bullet; multiple investigations announced. Plus: At-home COVID test accuracy – The P.M. Edition
    What's happening today: Funeral held for teen girl killed by stray police bullet, and multiple investigations have been announced; How accurate are at-home COVID tests? This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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    Omicron surge continues with 45,000 new cases reported. Plus: LAUSD postponing athletics, Metro bus fares, and PG&E wildfire damage – The Morning Edition
    Here's your morning news: Omicron surge continues with over 45,000 new cases reported in L.A. County; LAUSD postponing athletic competitions scheduled for this week; L.A. Metro buses are no longer free; Nighttime road work continues on I-10; Funeral held for teen girl killed by police bullet; PG&E to tap into state emergency fund to pay for wildfire damage; This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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    Jan. 6 In L.A.: One Year Later And Memories Of An Extremist Attack Spark Nightmares – The Sunday Edition
    In this Sunday edition: The assault of Berlinda Nibo in L.A. last Jan. 6 went viral. An expert says far-right extremists have expanded their activities to political battles over vaccines, gender and race. Reported by Frank Stoltze. This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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    How Lack Of Insight — A Common Symptom Of Serious Mental Illness — Torments Its Sufferers – The Weekend Edition
    In this weekend edition: What if your loved one was very sick, but their illness made them think they weren’t and therefore they refused help? That’s the excruciatingly frustrating plight of countless families who fight a common symptom of mental illness known as anosognosia, or, lack of insight. This week Robert Garrova reported on how anosognosia has challenged one family for decades, why mental health experts say it’s a major barrier to lifesaving treatment and some already available solutions. This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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    Remembering Oscar-winning actor Sidney Poitier. Plus: record breaking infections, LAUSD test kits, and post-COVID boosters – The P.M. Edition
    What's happening today: Oscar-winning actor Sidney Poitier has died at 94; Over 43,000 new COVID infections in L.A. County; LAUSD offering free home test kits; When you should get boosted if you've had COVID. This program is made possible in part by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a private corporation funded by the American people.
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