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David Hernandez, 62, crawls into his bed made with cardboard boxes in Los Angeles last week. Los Angeles Mayor Karen Bass has declared a state of emergency to grapple with the city's homeless crisis. Jae C. Hong/AP hide caption

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'It is the obvious thing.' The White House tries a new tack to combat homelessness

The Biden administration says to end the homelessness crisis, more must be done to keep people from losing housing in the first place. But identifying and reaching those most at risk is a challenge.

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Abortion stories on TV get closer to reality, says new report

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'It is the obvious thing.' The White House tries a new tack to combat homelessness

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Rapper Ab-Soul is back with 'Herbert,' a memoir in album form

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