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Slate
Meet the Woman Tasked With Repairing the NYPD’s Broken Relationship With Black New YorkersMurder, theft, and other wickedness. When New York Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio
Meet the Woman Tasked With Repairing the NYPD’s Broken Relationship With Black New Yorkers
Slate / Posted 47 minutes ago
Murder, theft, and other wickedness. When New York Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio named Bill Bratton as his police commissioner, in December 2013, critics picked up where they’d left off when Bratton last ran the NYPD, in the 1990s. In the interim,... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Four Officers Injured After Two Police Cars CrashFour officers were injured after two police cars crashed early Thursday morning
Four Officers Injured After Two Police Cars Crash
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 2 hours ago
Four officers were injured after two police cars crashed early Thursday morning in downtown Los Angeles, police said. The accident was reported around 12:20 a.m., according to the LAPD. The injured officers were transported to a hospital. The... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Straight Outta Compton's rocky road to the big screenThe hit movie Straight Outta Compton takes us back to the days of provocative i
Straight Outta Compton's rocky road to the big screen
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
The hit movie Straight Outta Compton takes us back to the days of provocative influential gangster rappers N.W.A and the mean streets of South Central LA. Here, cast and creators talk about their involvement in the film. Clock wise from top left:... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
L.A. Homicides, After Big Jump in August, Are Up 7 Percent for 2015After remaining relatively flat for much of the year, the number of people kill
L.A. Homicides, After Big Jump in August, Are Up 7 Percent for 2015
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 12 hours ago
After remaining relatively flat for much of the year, the number of people killed in Los Angeles surged in August, leaving police scrambling to rein in the violence. Through Saturday, the city recorded a nearly 7% increase in homicides -- which... Read more
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/Film
Watch: Three American Horror Story Hotel TeasersThe setting, story, cast, and characters change from year to year, but there’s
Watch: Three American Horror Story Hotel Teasers
/Film / Posted 16 hours ago
The setting, story, cast, and characters change from year to year, but there’s one thing about American Horror Story that always remains the same: The run-up to each season begins with a series of creepy, mood-setting teasers. And so, with the... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Man Charged in Theft of O.J. Simpson Heisman TrophyA man was charged Wednesday in connection with the theft of a duplicate of the
Man Charged in Theft of O.J. Simpson Heisman Trophy
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 17 hours ago
A man was charged Wednesday in connection with the theft of a duplicate of the 1968 Heisman Trophy won by O.J. Simpson that was stolen more than 20 years ago from a display at the University of Southern California. Lewis Eugene Starks Jr., 56, was... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
South LA Shooting Leaves Man in Critical ConditionA man was in critical condition after he was shot in South Los Angeles early We
South LA Shooting Leaves Man in Critical Condition
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 21 hours ago
A man was in critical condition after he was shot in South Los Angeles early Wednesday morning, police said. The incident began around 4:30 .m. near 41st Street and Vermont Avenue when a group of five to seven men were reportedly assaulting the... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Man Wanted in Sex Crimes Case in UK Kills Self in LA: FedsA violin teacher wanted in a sex abuse case in the United Kingdom fatally shot
Man Wanted in Sex Crimes Case in UK Kills Self in LA: Feds
NBC Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
A violin teacher wanted in a sex abuse case in the United Kingdom fatally shot himself as federal agents served an arrest warrant at his Sherman Oaks home Tuesday, according to the U.S. Marshals Service. Deputies were entering the home on Dixie... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Old mark of slavery is being used on sex trafficking victims(CNN) -- When Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dres
Old mark of slavery is being used on sex trafficking victims
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
(CNN) -- When Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dress and pearls could not even come close to her electric persona. "Before we begin. I want to know -- what do you want from me?" Adriana asked before our interview. We... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Old mark of slavery is being used on sex trafficking victims(CNN) -- When Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dres
Old mark of slavery is being used on sex trafficking victims
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
(CNN) -- When Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dress and pearls could not even come close to her electric persona. "Before we begin. I want to know -- what do you want from me?" Adriana asked before our interview. We... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
How police turn American drivers into moving targetsTommy Maness had no choice but to shoot, they said. Called to tackle a suppose
How police turn American drivers into moving targets
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
Tommy Maness had no choice but to shoot, they said. Called to tackle a supposed late-night fight at a roadside diner in Alexander City, Alabama, the 34-year-old police corporal saw Emerson Crayton Jr, a young black man, hurry into his Ford SUV in... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Old Mark of Slavery is Being Used on Sex Trafficking VictimsWhen Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dress and pea
Old Mark of Slavery is Being Used on Sex Trafficking Victims
KULR-8 Billings / Posted yesterday
When Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dress and pearls could not even come close to her electric persona. "Before we begin. I want to know -- what do you want from me?" Adriana asked before our interview. We explained we... Read more
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International Business Times
California: LAPD issues officers with body cameras for first time Commanders with the Los Angeles Police Department handed out body cameras to of
California: LAPD issues officers with body cameras for first time
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Commanders with the Los Angeles Police Department handed out body cameras to officers at one suburban station on 31 August, as the department took a first step in the nation's largest roll out of the technology. "We are instituting wearing body... Read more
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International Business Times
US man investigated for flying DJI drone near LAPD helicopter and derailing suspect search A US man is currently being investigated after flying a consumer drone near a p
US man investigated for flying DJI drone near LAPD helicopter and derailing suspect search
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
A US man is currently being investigated after flying a consumer drone near a police helicopter hot on the chase of a suspect in Los Angeles, thus derailing the investigation as well as posing a risk to the pilots and people on the ground. Near... Read more
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Officer.com
LAPD Officers Begin Wearing Body CamerasAfter nearly two years of fundraising, testing and crafting policy, the first L
LAPD Officers Begin Wearing Body Cameras
Officer.com / Posted yesterday
After nearly two years of fundraising, testing and crafting policy, the first Los Angeles police officers hit city streets Monday morning wearing chest-mounted body cameras. The rollout marked a significant moment for the department, pushing Los... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Skid Row neighbors keep alive the memory of their friend ‘Africa’ who was killed by policeRobert Pasillas, 54-years-old, sets up a tent on San Pedro Street. Six months a
Skid Row neighbors keep alive the memory of their friend ‘Africa’ who was killed by police
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
Robert Pasillas, 54-years-old, sets up a tent on San Pedro Street. Six months after the man known as Africa was killed by LAPD on San Pedro Street just south of 5th Street, the spot where he died is now occupied by a tent. (Photo by Hans... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Armed Man Holds Up Chicken Restaurant in Brazen Daylight Robbery: LAPDPolice released video Monday of a man armed with a handgun robbing a Church`s C
Armed Man Holds Up Chicken Restaurant in Brazen Daylight Robbery: LAPD
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 2 days ago
Police released video Monday of a man armed with a handgun robbing a Church`s Chicken restaurant on Sunday morning in South Los Angeles. The robbery took place around 10:20 a.m. at the restaurant on Jefferson Boulevard and Western Avenue.At one... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Men accused of burglarizing woman's vehicle arrested after chaseTwo men are in custody after allegedly following a woman from a bank, burglariz
Men accused of burglarizing woman's vehicle arrested after chase
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 2 days ago
Two men are in custody after allegedly following a woman from a bank, burglarizing her vehicle and leading Houston police officers on a chase. Johnathan Charles, 22, and Anthony Venwright, 22, are each charged with engaging in organized criminal... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Federal appeals court weighs acting on California’s death penalty constitutionality caseIn his case before the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Pasadena, convicted
Federal appeals court weighs acting on California’s death penalty constitutionality case
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
In his case before the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Pasadena, convicted Los Angeles murder Ernest Dewayne Jones, seen in a California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation photo, claims that decades of delays in carrying out his death... Read more
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Officer.com
Police Worry About Own Safety After KillingsHOUSTON -- During his 21 years in law enforcement, Cpl. Wayne Curry hasn't worr
Police Worry About Own Safety After Killings
Officer.com / Posted 2 days ago
HOUSTON -- During his 21 years in law enforcement, Cpl. Wayne Curry hasn't worried much about the approach of strangers. The Texas officer, like anyone who wears a badge, said he has had his share of run-ins with those who harbor a dislike of the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Los Angeles police hand out body cameras to first patrol divisionThe Los Angeles police department (LAPD) handed out body cameras to its first p
Los Angeles police hand out body cameras to first patrol division
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
The Los Angeles police department (LAPD) handed out body cameras to its first patrol division on Monday, putting hundreds of the devices on the streets of the nation’s second-largest city in a rollout of technology seen by proponents as key to... Read more
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Norwalk Reflector
‘It’s a different world’ for law enforcement officers after killingsDuring his 21 years in law enforcement, Cpl. Wayne Curry hasn’t worried much ab
‘It’s a different world’ for law enforcement officers after killings
Norwalk Reflector / Posted 2 days ago
During his 21 years in law enforcement, Cpl. Wayne Curry hasn’t worried much about the approach of strangers. The Texas officer, like anyone who wears a badge, said he has had his share of run-ins with those who harbor a dislike of the police. But... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Old mark of slavery is being used on sex trafficking victimsWhen Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dress and pea
Old mark of slavery is being used on sex trafficking victims
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 2 days ago
When Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dress and pearls could not even come close to her electric persona. “Before we begin. I want to know — what do you want from me?” Adriana asked before our interview. We explained we... Read more
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CNN
Mark of slavery used on trafficking victims(CNN)When Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dress an
Mark of slavery used on trafficking victims
CNN / Posted 2 days ago
(CNN)When Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dress and pearls could not even come close to her electric persona. "Before we begin. I want to know -- what do you want from me?" Adriana asked before our interview. We... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Old mark of slavery is being used on sex trafficking victimsWhen Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dress and pea
Old mark of slavery is being used on sex trafficking victims
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
When Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dress and pearls could not even come close to her electric persona. “Before we begin. I want to know — what do you want from me?” Adriana asked before our interview. We explained we... Read more
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The Signal
Los Angeles police begin to patrol wearing body camerasLOS ANGELES (AP) — Some Los Angeles police officers are now equipped with body
Los Angeles police begin to patrol wearing body cameras
The Signal / Posted 2 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Some Los Angeles police officers are now equipped with body cameras while on patrol. Police Commission President Steve Soboroff says Monday the first wave of 860 cameras has been rolled out to more than 100 Mission Division... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Old mark of slavery is being used on sex trafficking victimsWhen Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dress and pea
Old mark of slavery is being used on sex trafficking victims
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 2 days ago
When Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dress and pearls could not even come close to her electric persona. “Before we begin. I want to know — what do you want from me?” Adriana asked before our interview. We explained we... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
Los Angeles police begin to patrol wearing body cameras By Associated PressPublished: Aug 31, 2015 at 12:13 PM PDTLast Updated: Aug 3
Los Angeles police begin to patrol wearing body cameras
Bakersfield Now / Posted 2 days ago
By Associated PressPublished: Aug 31, 2015 at 12:13 PM PDTLast Updated: Aug 31, 2015 at 12:13 PM PDTFILE- In this Jan. 15, 2014 file photo, a Los Angeles Police officer wears an on-body camera... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
Los Angeles police begin to patrol wearing body cameras LOS ANGELES (AP) — Some Los Angeles police officers are now equipped with bod
Los Angeles police begin to patrol wearing body cameras
Bakersfield Now / Posted 2 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Some Los Angeles police officers are now equipped with body cameras while on patrol. Police Commission President Steve Soboroff says Monday the first wave of 860 cameras has... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Old mark of slavery is being used on sex trafficking victimsWhen Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dress and pea
Old mark of slavery is being used on sex trafficking victims
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 2 days ago
When Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dress and pearls could not even come close to her electric persona. “Before we begin. I want to know — what do you want from me?” Adriana asked before our interview. We explained we... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Old mark of slavery is being used on sex trafficking victims(CNN) -- When Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dres
Old mark of slavery is being used on sex trafficking victims
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
(CNN) -- When Adriana walks into a room, people take notice. Her neon pink dress and pearls could not even come close to her electric persona. "Before we begin. I want to know -- what do you want from me?" Adriana asked before our interview. We... Read more
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Toronto Star
LAPD hit streets with body camerasThe LAPD policy — approved by a 3-1 Police Commission vote in April — allows of
LAPD hit streets with body cameras
Toronto Star / Posted 2 days ago
The LAPD policy — approved by a 3-1 Police Commission vote in April — allows officers to review images from the cameras before writing reports or giving statements to internal investigators. But the LAPD has said it does not plan on publicly... Read more
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KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley
Los Angeles police begin to patrol wearing body camerasLOS ANGELES (AP) - Some Los Angeles police officers are now equipped with body
Los Angeles police begin to patrol wearing body cameras
KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley / Posted 2 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Some Los Angeles police officers are now equipped with body cameras while on patrol. Police Commission President Steve Soboroff says Monday the first wave of 860 cameras has been rolled out to more than 100 Mission Division... Read more
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Orange County Register
Los Angeles police begin to patrol wearing body camerasLOS ANGELES – Some Los Angeles police officers are now equipped with body camer
Los Angeles police begin to patrol wearing body cameras
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
LOS ANGELES – Some Los Angeles police officers are now equipped with body cameras while on patrol. Police Commission President Steve Soboroff says Monday the first wave of 860 cameras has been rolled out to more than 100 Mission Division officers... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Los Angeles police begin to patrol wearing body camerasLOS ANGELES (AP) - Some Los Angeles police officers are now equipped with body
Los Angeles police begin to patrol wearing body cameras
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Some Los Angeles police officers are now equipped with body cameras while on patrol. Police Commission President Steve Soboroff says Monday the first wave of 860 cameras has been rolled out to more than 100 Mission Division... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'Fear the Walking Dead' recap: Families torn apart as chaos grips L.A.When mob violence erupts as the zombie apocalypse strikes Los Angeles, Madison
'Fear the Walking Dead' recap: Families torn apart as chaos grips L.A.
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
When mob violence erupts as the zombie apocalypse strikes Los Angeles, Madison Clark (Kim Dickens) gets separated from boyfriend Travis Manawa (Cliff Curtis) on “So Close, Yet So Far,” Episode 102 of AMC’s “Fear the Walking Dead.” “We need to get... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
UPDATE: Owner Of Local Hotel Arrested For Venice Shooting The owner of a Venice hotel was in custody today in lieu of $5 million bail i
UPDATE: Owner Of Local Hotel Arrested For Venice Shooting
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
The owner of a Venice hotel was in custody today in lieu of $5 million bail in connection with the shooting death of a man in Venice Beach. The suspect was arrested at 8:10 a.m. Sunday and... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
LAPD Begins Body Camera RolloutPatrol officers at the Mission Division in the San Fernando Valley will begin r
LAPD Begins Body Camera Rollout
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 days ago
Patrol officers at the Mission Division in the San Fernando Valley will begin receiving body cameras Monday as part of a rollout of 860 such cameras at three Los Angeles Police Department divisions over the next month. Mission Division police... Read more
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Officer.com
Police Worry About Own Safety Following KillingsHOUSTON -- During his 21 years in law enforcement, Cpl. Wayne Curry hasn't worr
Police Worry About Own Safety Following Killings
Officer.com / Posted 2 days ago
HOUSTON -- During his 21 years in law enforcement, Cpl. Wayne Curry hasn't worried much about the approach of strangers. The Texas officer, like anyone who wears a badge, said he has had his share of run-ins with those who harbor a dislike of the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'Fear the Walking Dead' recap: communication breaks downThis week's installment of "I Don't Know: The Clark Family Saga" opens with a f
'Fear the Walking Dead' recap: communication breaks down
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
This week's installment of "I Don't Know: The Clark Family Saga" opens with a few long, lingering shots foreshadowing the world to come. Artie (Scott Lawrence), the principal Madison works with, walks the empty halls of his school, and Alicia... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
LAPD Begins Body Camera RolloutPatrol officers at the Mission Division in the San Fernando Valley will begin r
LAPD Begins Body Camera Rollout
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 2 days ago
Patrol officers at the Mission Division in the San Fernando Valley will begin receiving body cameras Monday as part of a rollout of 860 such cameras at three Los Angeles Police Department divisions over the next month. Mission Division police... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Crime fiction character Jesse Stone lives on in reimagined franchiseOne of the most prolific writers of modern times was the “dean of American crim
Crime fiction character Jesse Stone lives on in reimagined franchise
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
One of the most prolific writers of modern times was the “dean of American crime fiction” Robert B. Parker, who died in 2011. Among his vast bibliography is a trio of uber-popular series: “Spenser,” “Jesse Stone” and “Virgil Cole and Everett... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
'Django Unchained' actress gets community service after judge calls her apology 'insincere'Daniele Watts says LAPD officers handcuffed her, but not her boyfriend, Cheffy
'Django Unchained' actress gets community service after judge calls her apology 'insincere'
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 3 days ago
Daniele Watts says LAPD officers handcuffed her, but not her boyfriend, Cheffy Be*Live. (Daniele Watts Facebook) LOS ANGELES — “Django Unchained” actress Daniele Watts has been ordered to perform community service after a judge refused to buy her... Read more
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Engadget
LAPD's body cameras roll out Monday, but footage won't be publicCome Monday the Los Angeles Police Department begins its deployment of body cam
LAPD's body cameras roll out Monday, but footage won't be public
Engadget / Posted 3 days ago
Come Monday the Los Angeles Police Department begins its deployment of body cameras for officers. The initial rollout is limited -- only 860 of the proposed 7,000 cameras will hit the streets at first -- and the SWAT team won't get them until... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Venice Beach Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 2 InjuredAn overnight shooting in Venice Beach left one person dead and two others injur
Venice Beach Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 2 Injured
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
An overnight shooting in Venice Beach left one person dead and two others injured, officials said. The shooting was reported just after 2 a.m. near the intersection of Rose Avenue and Ocean Front Walk in Venice Beach, LAPD officials said. One... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Cameras could have helped find a killerJose Aguayo wondered how different it all would’ve been if the cameras had been
Cameras could have helped find a killer
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
Jose Aguayo wondered how different it all would’ve been if the cameras had been up just a few weeks before. If the neighbor’s camera had worked that night. If a camera had been on the street somewhere. If. If. If. It’s a warm August evening in... Read more
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Salon.com
The solace of street knowledge: Violence, black vulnerability and reading the lessons of Ta-Nehisi Coates in “Straight Outta Compton”In its explosive first minutes, “Straight Outta Compton” drops the viewer abrup
The solace of street knowledge: Violence, black vulnerability and reading the lessons of Ta-Nehisi Coates in “Straight Outta Compton”
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
In its explosive first minutes, “Straight Outta Compton” drops the viewer abruptly, without condescension or pretense, into a world where violence is omnipresent. The film introduces us to Eric, aka, we’re told, Eazy-E, soon to be member of the... Read more
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AceShowbiz
'Django Unchained' Star Daniele Watts Is Given Community ServiceAugust 29, 2015 12:20:05 GMT The 29-year-old actress has been sentenced to 15
'Django Unchained' Star Daniele Watts Is Given Community Service
AceShowbiz / Posted 4 days ago
August 29, 2015 12:20:05 GMT The 29-year-old actress has been sentenced to 15 days of community labor and two years of probation after a judge called her apology to LAPD 'insincere.' Daniele Watts and her boyfriend Brian Lucas have been ordered to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Django Unchained star is sentenced to community serviceDjango Unchained star who accused LAPD of racism is sentenced to community serv
Django Unchained star is sentenced to community service
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Django Unchained star who accused LAPD of racism is sentenced to community service after judge rejects TWO apology notes for being 'insincere' Daniele Watts was arrested last year and accused cops of racial profiling Said police thought she was a... Read more
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ABC News
What Can Happen If You Fly Your Drone Near AircraftPolice detained a Los Angeles man this week after he allegedly flew his drone d
What Can Happen If You Fly Your Drone Near Aircraft
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
Police detained a Los Angeles man this week after he allegedly flew his drone dangerously close to an LAPD helicopter, which was on the hunt for a suspect. After taking evasive action to avoid the hovering drone, the chopper diverted, tracking the... Read more
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