If the election were held today, real estate developer Jeff Burum says, polling shows that 53% of respondents would vote for secession.
Doses of the JYNNEOS vaccine will still remain extremely limited overall.
The ordinance will be suspended while the city clerk's office determines if the petition, filed Wednesday, contains a sufficient number of valid signatures — at least 40,717. If sufficient, the issue would go before voters in 2024.
The number of coronavirus patients in L.A. County hospitals has inched downward in recent weeks -- falling below 1,100 on Thursday, according to the state's database
Health officials have been closely monitoring hospital numbers and admission rates, in hopes of moving out of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's "high" COVID activity category.
Arizona Republican gubernatorial nominee Kari Lake called the FBI raid at former President Donald Trump's home in Mar-a-Lago "one of the darkest days in American history."