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Variety
'Star Wars,' 'Revenant' Rain on 'Mad Max' Parade at Visual Effects Society Awards“Star Wars” picked up four awards, while “The Revenant” claimed three. “Mad Max
'Star Wars,' 'Revenant' Rain on 'Mad Max' Parade at Visual Effects Society Awards
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
“Star Wars” picked up four awards, while “The Revenant” claimed three. “Mad Max: Fury Road” did manage to beat “The Force Awakens” for honors in effects simulations, for its “toxic storm” sequence. In feature animation, the VES zigged where most of... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Rabbi leads fight to end homelessness | Los AngelesThere are so many numbers that count in the fight against homelessness. For the
Rabbi leads fight to end homelessness | Los Angeles
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 2 days ago
There are so many numbers that count in the fight against homelessness. For the 7,500 volunteers who hit the streets during the last week of January, the focus was on getting an accurate count on the number living without homes in Los Angeles... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
L.A. County to examine first-of-its-kind oversight for Probation DepartmentLos Angeles County will explore forming an oversight commission for its Probati
L.A. County to examine first-of-its-kind oversight for Probation Department
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
Los Angeles County will explore forming an oversight commission for its Probation Department, which would be the first of its kind in the state, officials said. The Board of Supervisors Tuesday unanimously approved a motion by Supervisors Sheila... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Tunnel-boring machine for new Crenshaw light-rail named after Harriet TubmanMayor Eric Garcetti conducts an interview in front of a section of a tunnel bor
Tunnel-boring machine for new Crenshaw light-rail named after Harriet Tubman
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
Mayor Eric Garcetti conducts an interview in front of a section of a tunnel boring machine (TBM) at the intersection of Crenshaw Blvd and Rodeo Road in Los Angeles, CA on Monday, February 01, 2016. Metro officials held an event to ceremonially name... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Coliseum meeting centers on hosting possibly two NFL teamsUSC, which manages the stadium, has requested that the commission allow two tea
Coliseum meeting centers on hosting possibly two NFL teams
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
USC, which manages the stadium, has requested that the commission allow two teams to play at the stadium. Under a 2013 lease agreement, USC is prohibited from having more than one NFL team play there. This became an issue when the NFL allowed the... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Los Angeles’ transportation system wants connections for Inglewood football stadiumThe Metro board voted Thursday to begin working with the city of Inglewood and
Los Angeles’ transportation system wants connections for Inglewood football stadium
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 9 days ago
The Metro board voted Thursday to begin working with the city of Inglewood and the owners of the Rams and Chargers football teams to find ways to connect fans with mass transit. Coinciding with the proposed $2.6 billion football stadium in 2019 will... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Coliseum Commission takes steps to prepare for 2 NFL teams in LAOn the heels of the Rams’ return to Los Angeles and the possibility that anothe
Coliseum Commission takes steps to prepare for 2 NFL teams in LA
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
On the heels of the Rams’ return to Los Angeles and the possibility that another National Football League team may join them, the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission Thursday took action to prepare for the potential arrival of two teams. The... Read more
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Orange County Register
Coliseum Commission makes incremental move toward accepting second NFL teamLOS ANGELES – It remains unknown whether the Chargers will relocate to Los Ange
Coliseum Commission makes incremental move toward accepting second NFL team
Orange County Register / Posted 9 days ago
LOS ANGELES – It remains unknown whether the Chargers will relocate to Los Angeles for the 2016 season, but the Coliseum Commission on Thursday took a first, tentative step toward welcoming them. In a closed-session meeting, committee members... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
LA Coliseum begins talks to add NFL teamsLOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission will begin consider
LA Coliseum begins talks to add NFL teams
KGTV San Diego / Posted 9 days ago
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Commission will begin considering an amended lease with USC Thursday that would allow two National Football League teams to play at the Coliseum, which is also the home field of the USC... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Proposed amended Coliseum lease could pave way for two NFL teams sharing facility with USCWith the Los Angeles Rams officially in place and back at the Coliseum until co
Proposed amended Coliseum lease could pave way for two NFL teams sharing facility with USC
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
With the Los Angeles Rams officially in place and back at the Coliseum until construction of their new stadium in Inglewood is finished in 2019, the question of where a potential second team will play temporarily has been nagging ever since the... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Proposed amended Coliseum lease could pave way for two NFL teams sharing facility with USCWith the Los Angeles Rams officially in place and back at the Coliseum until co
Proposed amended Coliseum lease could pave way for two NFL teams sharing facility with USC
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
With the Los Angeles Rams officially in place and back at the Coliseum until construction of their new stadium in Inglewood is finished in 2019, the question of where a potential second team will play temporarily has been nagging ever since the... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Proposed amended Coliseum lease could pave way for two NFL teams sharing facility with USCWith the Los Angeles Rams officially in place and back at the Coliseum until co
Proposed amended Coliseum lease could pave way for two NFL teams sharing facility with USC
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
With the Los Angeles Rams officially in place and back at the Coliseum until construction of their new stadium in Inglewood is finished in 2019, the question of where a potential second team will play temporarily has been nagging ever since the... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Proposed amended Coliseum lease could pave way for two NFL teams sharing facility with USCWith the Los Angeles Rams officially in place and back at the Coliseum until co
Proposed amended Coliseum lease could pave way for two NFL teams sharing facility with USC
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 10 days ago
With the Los Angeles Rams officially in place and back at the Coliseum until construction of their new stadium in Inglewood is finished in 2019, the question of where a potential second team will play temporarily has been nagging ever since the... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Proposed amended Coliseum lease could pave way for two NFL teams sharing facility with USCWith the Los Angeles Rams officially in place and back at the Coliseum until co
Proposed amended Coliseum lease could pave way for two NFL teams sharing facility with USC
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 10 days ago
With the Los Angeles Rams officially in place and back at the Coliseum until construction of their new stadium in Inglewood is finished in 2019, the question of where a potential second team will play temporarily has been nagging ever since the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Coliseum Commission to consider temporarily housing two NFL teamsThe announcement from L.A. County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, the commission
Coliseum Commission to consider temporarily housing two NFL teams
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
The announcement from L.A. County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, the commission's president, is the latest sign that a second NFL team could soon join the Rams in L.A. USC’s current lease to operate the Coliseum allows only one NFL team to use the... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
L.A. County Board of Supervisors Honors New Dodgers Manager Dave Roberts(CNS) Posted: Tuesday, January 26, 2016 – 12:59 PM The Dodgers’ new manager wa
L.A. County Board of Supervisors Honors New Dodgers Manager Dave Roberts
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 11 days ago
(CNS) Posted: Tuesday, January 26, 2016 – 12:59 PM The Dodgers’ new manager was honored today by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas said Dave Roberts was “making history” as the first minority manager of the... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
LA Board of Supervisors Honors Inglewood Mayor And Return Of The RamsPosted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 – 2:40 PM (CNS) – The county Board of Superv
LA Board of Supervisors Honors Inglewood Mayor And Return Of The Rams
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 18 days ago
Posted: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 – 2:40 PM (CNS) – The county Board of Supervisors today honored Inglewood Mayor James Butts and welcomed the return of the Rams to Los Angeles. Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas called the NFL’s decision last week to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Race, ethnicity inject tension into California campaignsRiverside County lawyer Jodie Filkins Webber spent much of 2011 listening to hu
Race, ethnicity inject tension into California campaigns
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 days ago
Riverside County lawyer Jodie Filkins Webber spent much of 2011 listening to hundreds of hours of testimony about how she and other members of California’s redistricting commission should redraw the state’s political map. A theme of those hearings... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Metro to Azusa: All Gold Line stations will open March 5; rejects request for delayThe nearly completed APU/Citrus College Gold Line Station in Azusa on Thursday,
Metro to Azusa: All Gold Line stations will open March 5; rejects request for delay
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 23 days ago
The nearly completed APU/Citrus College Gold Line Station in Azusa on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016. Azusa, APU and Rosedale Land Partners have asked Metro not to open it on March 5 but rather delay it. WATCHARA PHOMICINDA — STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER In a... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Metro to Azusa: All Gold Line stations will open March 5; rejects request for delayIn a two-page response letter, Metro said it will further examine traffic patte
Metro to Azusa: All Gold Line stations will open March 5; rejects request for delay
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 23 days ago
In a two-page response letter, Metro said it will further examine traffic patterns at the station and offered to provide more law enforcement protection, but basically told the city, Azusa Pacific University and Rosedale Land Partners it was staying... Read more
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The Signal
Sheriff's Department Civilian Oversight Commission takes shapeThe Board of Supervisors moved a step closer to launching Los Angeles County’s
Sheriff's Department Civilian Oversight Commission takes shape
The Signal / Posted 24 days ago
The Board of Supervisors moved a step closer to launching Los Angeles County’s first-ever Civilian Oversight Commission, aimed at strengthening public trust in the Sheriff’s Department. The Board voted unanimously to adopt a motion by Supervisor... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Why Azusa, APU asked Metro for a four-month delay in opening last Gold Line stationThe city of Azusa, Rosedale Land Partners and Azusa Pacific University have ask
Why Azusa, APU asked Metro for a four-month delay in opening last Gold Line station
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 25 days ago
The city of Azusa, Rosedale Land Partners and Azusa Pacific University have asked Metro for a four-month delay in opening the Azusa Gold Line station. This October 2014 file photo shows the station under construction. FILE PHOTO The city of Azusa,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Democrats vs. Democrats: Assembly moderates face challengesIn a sign of growing tension among California Democrats, at least two Assembly
Democrats vs. Democrats: Assembly moderates face challenges
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 25 days ago
In a sign of growing tension among California Democrats, at least two Assembly incumbents face unusual intraparty election challenges this year, with one lawmaker complaining that “tone-deaf” environmental activists are seeking revenge for the... Read more

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