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Nurses at three Southern California hospitals threaten strike this week

A nurses’ strike is looming in the Southland this holiday week.

Some 1,600 registered nurses plan to strike starting Thursday. They work at three Southland facilities all owned by the big hospital company HCA Inc.

West Hills Hospital and Medical Center in the San Fernando Valley, Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center in Thousand Oaks and Riverside Community Hospital in Riverside are all involved.