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Southern Californians seek relief from soaring temperatures
Southern Californians seek relief from soaring temperatures

As soaring temperatures blistered Southern California for another day, tens of thousands of people headed to the beaches and pools for relief and schools planned special precautions to prevent students from overheating. A high pressure system pushed temperatures Sunday to triple digits throughout much of the Southland's valley and inland areas, with a Los Angeles County high of 108 in Pomona. The heat tied or broke records for the date in Santa Barbara, Camarillo and Woodland Hills, while temperatures reached 98 in downtown Los Angeles — the third highest for a Sept. 14 in more than a century, according to the National Weather Service. No relief is expected until Wednesday,...

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