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Hollywood Burbank Airport will ask FAA to change flight paths in order to reduce noise
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Hollywood Burbank Airport will ask FAA to change flight paths in order to reduce noise

The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority is asking the Federal Aviation Administration to use different flight paths for aircraft departures...

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The California lottery, public schools and the mystery of the ‘missing’ money
News 22 hours ago
The California lottery, public schools and the mystery of the ‘missing’ money

It never fails. Write about school funding shortages in California, and the emails start pouring in from people who insist the lottery was supposed...

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West Hollywood’s original marijuana dispensaries fear city will leave them behind
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West Hollywood’s original marijuana dispensaries fear city will leave them behind

First invited to open Alternative Herbal Health Services by then-West Hollywood Mayor John Duran in 2004, Beck proudly claims to own California's ...

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Parcel tax for L.A. schools is latest ask of taxpayers
News 2 weeks ago
Parcel tax for L.A. schools is latest ask of taxpayers

On Tuesday, voters living within the boundaries of the Los Angeles Unified School District will decide whether to pass Measure EE, a property tax...

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102-year-old woman faces eviction — here’s what people are saying
News 3 weeks ago
102-year-old woman faces eviction — here’s what people are saying

The story of Thelma Smith, a 102-year-old woman facing eviction, has garnered widespread attention, most notably from former Gov. Arnold...

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A 102-year-old woman is being evicted so the landlords’ daughter can move in. It’s completely legal
News 3 weeks ago
A 102-year-old woman is being evicted so the landlords’ daughter can move in. It’s completely legal

A 102-year-old woman is being evicted from her longtime residence in unincorporated Ladera Heights so the landlord's daughter can move in instead,...

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Nipsey Hussle’s plan to rebuild South L.A. and fight gentrification lives on at U.S. Capitol
News 3 weeks ago
Nipsey Hussle’s plan to rebuild South L.A. and fight gentrification lives on at U.S. Capitol

Inside the U. S. Capitol, in a historic room where Abraham Lincoln forged friendships with colleagues from both parties, members of the...

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I.M. Pei, acclaimed Chinese American architect, dies at 102
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I.M. Pei, acclaimed Chinese American architect, dies at 102

I. M. Pei, the Chinese-born American architect whose controversial pyramid at the entrance to Paris' Louvre museum sealed his reputation as one of...

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A constellation of South Asian culture on Venice Boulevard
News 1 month ago
A constellation of South Asian culture on Venice Boulevard

If you've ever been to Venice Boulevard in June or July, you might notice mangos stacked conspicuously in boxes outside the South Asian grocery...

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South L.A. was promised a Target. Millions of dollars later, it has a vacant lot
News 1 month ago
South L.A. was promised a Target. Millions of dollars later, it has a vacant lot

The plan was to deliver middle-class amenities - Target, a Ralphs supermarket, sit-down restaurants like Chili's - to a section of Los Angeles that...

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Nipsey Hussle had a plan to beat gentrification — in South L.A. and across the U.S.
News 1 month ago
Nipsey Hussle had a plan to beat gentrification — in South L.A. and across the U.S.

Nipsey Hussle's stretch of Slauson Avenue has largely been overlooked by the gentrification boom that has transformed so many neighborhoods of Los...

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A look behind the Hollister Ranch gates. Will the public ever access these exclusive beaches?
News 2 months ago
A look behind the Hollister Ranch gates. Will the public ever access these exclusive beaches?

Tucked off a turn on Highway 101, down an unmarked fork in the road, the elusive gates of Hollister Ranch swung open to a 14,500-acre oasis -...

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Obama’s tribute to Nipsey Hussle: ‘A legacy worthy of celebration’
News 2 months ago
Obama’s tribute to Nipsey Hussle: ‘A legacy worthy of celebration’

Here is the letter written by former President Obama about the death of Nipsey Hussle. The letter was read at the rapper's memorial on Thursday: I...

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Killing off rent-stabilized apartments to make way for tourist hotels? The struggle for the soul of Venice Beach rages on
News 2 months ago
Killing off rent-stabilized apartments to make way for tourist hotels? The struggle for the soul of Venice Beach rages on

On Monday morning, I walked from my house near the Venice Pier north along Ocean Front Walk. I wanted to check on something I heard last week at a...

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Excluded by banks, minorities in California became their own lenders
News 3 months ago
Excluded by banks, minorities in California became their own lenders

If you've ever been to a Cambodian-owned doughnut shop, fried chicken restaurant or jewelry store, there's a good chance it was financed by a...

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Inglewood votes to limit rent hikes and halt evictions spurred by development
News 3 months ago
Inglewood votes to limit rent hikes and halt evictions spurred by development

Inglewood officials adopted an emergency ordinance Tuesday to limit rent increases and halt evictions temporarily while the city tries to find a...

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In Central Valley towns, California’s bullet train isn’t an idea: ‘It’s people’s lives’
News 3 months ago
In Central Valley towns, California’s bullet train isn’t an idea: ‘It’s people’s lives’

When Annie Williams heard that California's plan for high-speed rail had been scaled back to 119 miles through the Central Valley, her head jerked...

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Robert Winter, who explored and explained L.A.'s architecture, dies at 94
News 4 months ago
Robert Winter, who explored and explained L.A.'s architecture, dies at 94

Robert Winter, the architectural historian who spent much of his life examining and explaining Los Angeles' sprawling and complex cityscape to a...

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Marijuana production faces 'war' from Asian American communities in San Gabriel Valley
News 4 months ago
Marijuana production faces 'war' from Asian American communities in San Gabriel Valley

Nancy Fang, left, of San Gabriel, Zig Jiang, middle, of Hacienda Heights and Lily Chan, right, of Temple City prepare fliers to distribute against...

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San Diego launches bipartisan plan to welcome immigrants
News 4 months ago
San Diego launches bipartisan plan to welcome immigrants

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer, a Republican, will announce on Monday a new position in his office to carry out a five-year plan to make the city...

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As it develops rules of the road, L.A. County considers a voluntary ban on scooters
News 5 months ago
As it develops rules of the road, L.A. County considers a voluntary ban on scooters

Westside vandals are waging a guerrilla war against pay-per-mile scooters. Above, Bird electric scooters on the Venice Beach boardwalk. (Gabriel S....

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Big Bear Lake is home to a growing tourist economy and a small band of bald eagles. But for how long?
News 6 months ago
Big Bear Lake is home to a growing tourist economy and a small band of bald eagles. But for how long?

Tourists driving bumper-to-bumper up the mountain for a weekend in the snow. Bald eagles perching in scraggly pines and swooping down to feed on...

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From the Archives: 1940 deployment to Hawaii
News 6 months ago
From the Archives: 1940 deployment to Hawaii

In 1940, the United States expanded its military. Several units were deployed to expanded Pacific bases. The 251st Coast Artillery was made up of 1...

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Amazon agrees to stop selling foie gras in California
News 6 months ago
Amazon agrees to stop selling foie gras in California

California prosecutors say Amazon has agreed to stop selling foie gras in the state from birds that have been force fed after state lawmakers...

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In newly blue Orange County, an elementary school librarian thanks President Trump
News 6 months ago
In newly blue Orange County, an elementary school librarian thanks President Trump

Honour Del Crognale, a Tustin elementary school librarian, is a first-time Democratic activist who threw herself into Katie Porter's campaign...

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Authorities identify the remains of 3 more killed in Camp fire
News 6 months ago
Authorities identify the remains of 3 more killed in Camp fire

Over the last few weeks, some Paradise evacuees have made a Best Western hotel home. They didn’t know each other before the fire, though they lived...

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California fires live updates: Camp fire death toll at 85; 11 people still missing
News 6 months ago
California fires live updates: Camp fire death toll at 85; 11 people still missing

Over the last few weeks, some Paradise evacuees have made a Best Western hotel home. They didn’t know each other before the fire, though they lived...

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He's still a long way from a college degree, but not in a rush and having the time of his life — at age 63
News 6 months ago
He's still a long way from a college degree, but not in a rush and having the time of his life — at age 63

Jerry Valencia laughs during class at Cal State Los Angeles recently. Valencia is a 63-year-old junior at the school. (Steve Lopez / Los Angeles...

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Authorities identify remains of 10 more people who died in Camp fire
News 6 months ago
Authorities identify remains of 10 more people who died in Camp fire

Over the last few weeks, some Paradise evacuees have made a Best Western hotel home. They didn’t know each other before the fire, though they lived...

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California fires live updates: Camp fire death toll at 85; 11 people still missing
News 6 months ago
California fires live updates: Camp fire death toll at 85; 11 people still missing

Over the last few weeks, some Paradise evacuees have made a Best Western hotel home. They didn’t know each other before the fire, though they lived...

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