A bird in the hand: a team of determined rescuers play chicken with a baby duck

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What is it about ducks that evokes the “Ahhh” response that pigeons or grackles usually don't?
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IN PICTURES: Smokin’ Grooves Fest packs Queen Mary events park

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Photos from the festival show performers and attendees enjoying the Saturday event.
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Councilwoman avoids recall after campaign against her falls thousands of signatures short

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To remove her through the recall process, the group needed to collect 6,363 valid signatures of registered voters in the Second District, but the city clerk’s office said only 4,815 signatures out of the 9,050 submitted were found to...
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Long Beach to celebrate Make Music Day with dozens of live performances citywide

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There will be dozens of chances to catch a live performance in Long Beach Thursday when it joins with 750 other cities in 120 countries to celebrate Make Music Day.
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Despite executive order ending family separations at the border, local activists say deeper issues remain

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While the Trump Administration’s weeks-long policy to separate families crossing the U.S.-Mexico border has caused an uproar nationwide—resulting in an executive order announced Wednesday amending that decision—Long Beach leaders and activists are continuing their fight for immigrant rights.
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After ‘intense’ meeting, MemorialCare needs to do the right thing

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I don’t think anyone could be happy or satisfied with the fact that, when the subject of saving the hospital was discussed at Tuesday night’s City Council meeting, John Bishop, CEO of both Memorial and Community medical centers, didn’t...
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Authorities ID man killed by crash while sleeping in his parked car in Long Beach

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Francis O'Brien was killed on June 10 when a driver who fell asleep at the wheel rear-ended him, according to authorities.
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Suspected gunman arrested blocks from where homeless man was killed in Long Beach, police say

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Detectives have arrested the person they suspect gunned down a homeless man in an industrial area of Long Beach this week, police announced Wednesday morning.
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Your complete guide to POW! WOW! Long Beach 2018

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Here is your complete guide to the artists and events happening in just a few days as POW! WOW! Long Beach 2018 transforms the city.
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VIDEO: Car falls into sinkhole after smashing fire hydrant in West Long Beach

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A muddy sinkhole swallowed up the front half of a Prius in West Long Beach Wednesday morning after the car smashed into a fire hydrant around 6:15 a.m., according to authorities.
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