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4 to Watch: Bewildering Sights in the California Desert

Every other year, the desert becomes a backdrop for Desert X art installations

Desert X is here again, turning the Southern California desert into a hot spot for art installations that boggle the mind.  

It's one of the four stories we're featuring Monday on

Desert X is Back and Ready to Dazzle

Every other year, the art installations of Desert X offer something to ponder in the Southern California desert. Here's what you'll see this year and how to find it. 

Desert X, Dazzling and Surreal, Opens

Katelyn Ohashi Did It Again

The UCLA senior's flawless perfect 10 floor routine in January went viral. The encore came in front of her hometown crowd in Seattle and on the same night a Bruin teammate also achieved perfection.

The Unfinished Story of LA County's Library Director

As director of Los Angeles County's 87-library system, Skye Patrick spends a lot of time around books. But she has her own story, and it's an interesting work in progress.


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One Woman Dead and One Man Injured After Barricade Situation in Ontario

Council Committee Backs End Date for LA's COVID-19 Eviction Moratorium

LA County's library director Skye Patrick paved her own path and has transformed how libraries work for their communities. Michael Brownlee reports for NBC4 News at 11 p.m. on Feb. 10, 2019.

For the Lovelorn, a Breakup Bar is Open for Business

Yes, Valentine's Day is just days away. But what if you're just over it? There's a pop-up break-up bar for that.

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