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NBC Los Angeles
Tommy Lasorda Honored by LA City CouncilThe Los Angeles City Council on Friday honored former Los Angeles Dodgers manag
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
The Los Angeles City Council on Friday honored former Los Angeles Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda, who turned 90 last month. "He hasn't just been a champion for the Dodgers in L.A., but he's been baseball's ambassador to the rest of the country and to... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Los Angeles honors Tommy Lasorda as Dodgers enter NLCSNLCS AP News | 10/13/17 11:10 AM LOS ANGELES (AP) -- As the Dodgers head into
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 3 days ago
NLCS AP News | 10/13/17 11:10 AM LOS ANGELES (AP) -- As the Dodgers head into Game 1 of the NL Championship Series, the Los Angeles City Council has honored former manager Tommy Lasorda with a celebration of his recent 90th birthday. Council... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Oil industry and ex-legislators find a new way to peddle influenceoil companies enlisted three former Democratic legislators who had quit in the
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
oil companies enlisted three former Democratic legislators who had quit in the middle of their terms in the Legislature and Los Angeles City Council to become corporate advocates, as detailed by reporter Laurel Rosenhall for CalMatters, the... Read more
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BlackNews.com
27th Annual NAACP Theatre Awards Announces NominationsTheatre Awards is presented by the Beverly Hills/Hollywood NAACP Branch in part
BlackNews.com / Posted 5 days ago
Theatre Awards is presented by the Beverly Hills/Hollywood NAACP Branch in partnership with the City of Los Angeles and Los Angeles City Council President/District 10 Councilman, Herb Wesson Jr. The event is co-chaired by Councilman Herb Wesson,... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
LA to Pay $1.9M in Allegedly Suicidal Man's Police ShootingThe Los Angeles City Council agreed Wednesday to pay $1.9 million to the family
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
The Los Angeles City Council agreed Wednesday to pay $1.9 million to the family of a man who was shot to death by police officers after he had stabbed himself in the abdomen during an apparent suicide attempt. Police said Luis Molina Martinez, 35,... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
City Council Agrees to $1.9 Million Settlement After Wheelchair-Bound Man Fatally Shot by LAPDCasillas is flanked by the wife and other family members of Martinez. (Credit:
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
Casillas is flanked by the wife and other family members of Martinez. (Credit: James Queally / Los Angeles Times) The Los Angeles City Council agreed Wednesday to pay $1.9 million to the family of a man in a wheelchair who was fatally shot by... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
LA Could Decriminalize Street Vending at ParksTwo Los Angeles City Council members introduced a motion Tuesday that would dec
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 6 days ago
Two Los Angeles City Council members introduced a motion Tuesday that would decriminalize street vending in the city's parks in an effort to protect undocumented immigrants from receiving criminal charges that could lead to deportation. The City... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Developers May Pay for Affordable Home ConstructionA Los Angeles City Council committee is set to revisit one of Mayor Eric Garcet
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 6 days ago
A Los Angeles City Council committee is set to revisit one of Mayor Eric Garcetti's top priorities today -- requiring real estate developers to help fund the construction of affordable housing through a "linkage fee." The Planning and Land Use... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Guns, pokies and real estate: Inside the mind of Las Vegas killer Stephen Paddockthe geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a for
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
the geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who went on to serve on the Los Angeles City Council. The other thing that set Paddock apart was his "irreverence toward authority," Mr Alarcon... Read more
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TribLIVE
A casino regular, quiet but prickly, unleashes a rampagewas a brainy kid with an “irreverence toward authority,” said Richard Alarcon,
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
was a brainy kid with an “irreverence toward authority,” said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who later served on the Los Angeles City Council. For a school contest, Paddock and other students were assigned to design bridges without using... Read more
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Philly.com
A casino regular, quiet but prickly, unleashes a rampagethe geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a for
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
the geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who went on to serve on the Los Angeles City Council. The other thing that set Paddock apart was his "irreverence toward authority," Alarcon said. For a... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
A casino regular quiet but prickly unleashes a rampagewas a brainy kid with an "irreverence toward authority," said Richard Alarcon,
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 10 days ago
was a brainy kid with an "irreverence toward authority," said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who later served on the Los Angeles City Council. For a school contest, Paddock and other students were assigned to design bridges without using... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
A casino regular, quiet but prickly, unleashes a rampagethe geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a for
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
the geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who went on to serve on the Los Angeles City Council. The other thing that set Paddock apart was his "irreverence toward authority," Alarcon said. For a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
A casino regular, quiet but prickly, unleashes a rampagethe geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a for
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
the geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who went on to serve on the Los Angeles City Council. The other thing that set Paddock apart was his "irreverence toward authority," Alarcon said. For a... Read more
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The Register Citizen
A casino regular, quiet but prickly, unleashes a rampagethe geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a for
The Register Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
the geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who went on to serve on the Los Angeles City Council. The other thing that set Paddock apart was his "irreverence toward authority," Alarcon said. For a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
A casino regular, quiet but prickly, unleashes a rampagethe geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a for
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
the geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who went on to serve on the Los Angeles City Council. The other thing that set Paddock apart was his "irreverence toward authority," Alarcon said. For a... Read more
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Boston Globe
A casino regular, quiet but prickly, unleashes a rampagethe geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a for
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
the geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who went on to serve on the Los Angeles City Council. The other thing that set Paddock apart was his ‘‘irreverence toward authority,’’ Alarcon said. For... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A casino regular, quiet but prickly, unleashes a rampagethe geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a for
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
the geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who went on to serve on the Los Angeles City Council. The other thing that set Paddock apart was his "irreverence toward authority," Alarcon said. For a... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
A casino regular, quiet but prickly, unleashes a rampagethe geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a for
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 10 days ago
the geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who went on to serve on the Los Angeles City Council. The other thing that set Paddock apart was his "irreverence toward authority," Alarcon said. For a... Read more
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The New Canaan News
A casino regular, quiet but prickly, unleashes a rampagethe geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a for
The New Canaan News / Posted 10 days ago
the geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who went on to serve on the Los Angeles City Council. The other thing that set Paddock apart was his "irreverence toward authority," Alarcon said. For a... Read more
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Connecticut Post
A casino regular, quiet but prickly, unleashes a rampagethe geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a for
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 days ago
the geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who went on to serve on the Los Angeles City Council. The other thing that set Paddock apart was his "irreverence toward authority," Alarcon said. For a... Read more
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Island Packet
A casino regular, quiet but prickly, unleashes a rampagethe geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a for
Island Packet / Posted 10 days ago
the geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who went on to serve on the Los Angeles City Council. The other thing that set Paddock apart was his "irreverence toward authority," Alarcon said. For a... Read more
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CTV News
A casino regular, quiet but prickly, unleashes a rampagethe geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a for
CTV News / Posted 10 days ago
the geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who went on to serve on the Los Angeles City Council. The other thing that set Paddock apart was his "irreverence toward authority," Alarcon said. For a... Read more
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The Middletown Press
A casino regular, quiet but prickly, unleashes a rampagethe geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a for
The Middletown Press / Posted 10 days ago
the geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who went on to serve on the Los Angeles City Council. The other thing that set Paddock apart was his "irreverence toward authority," Alarcon said. For a... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
A casino regular quiet but prickly unleashes a rampagethe geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a for
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 10 days ago
the geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who went on to serve on the Los Angeles City Council. The other thing that set Paddock apart was his "irreverence toward authority," Alarcon said. For a... Read more
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Darien News-Review
A casino regular, quiet but prickly, unleashes a rampagethe geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a for
Darien News-Review / Posted 10 days ago
the geek stereotype by dressing more like a hippie, said Richard Alarcon, a former classmate who went on to serve on the Los Angeles City Council. The other thing that set Paddock apart was his "irreverence toward authority," Alarcon said. For a... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Cooper: Goodbye, Columbusgrounds — like ol' Chris — are "oppressive and inconsistent with the values of
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
grounds — like ol' Chris — are "oppressive and inconsistent with the values of New York City" and might be removed. The Los Angeles City Council beat the mayor's commission to the punch. In August, it erased the explorer's name and renamed the... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Petition Demands Columbus Day Be Cancelled in Atlantarelease. As of Wednesday morning, there were more than 19,000 supporters for t
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 12 days ago
release. As of Wednesday morning, there were more than 19,000 supporters for the Care2 petition. According to NBC News, Los Angeles City Council voted in August to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples' Day, joining other cities like San... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Petition demands Columbus Day be cancelled in Atlantarelease. As of Wednesday morning, there were more than 19,000 supporters for t
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 12 days ago
release. As of Wednesday morning, there were more than 19,000 supporters for the Care2 petition. According to NBC News, Los Angeles City Council voted in August to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples' Day, joining other cities like San... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Are You Ready to Rock? LA Announces 'The Scorpions Day'The Scorpions will be honored by the Los Angeles City Council on Friday, a day
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 13 days ago
The Scorpions will be honored by the Los Angeles City Council on Friday, a day ahead of the heavy metal band's concert at The Forum. The group plans to be on hand to accept the honor at the council meeting to be held at Van Nuys City... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Panel OKs Guidelines for LAPD Drone Programare limited, they could be changed later on to allow surveillance, invasions of
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 13 days ago
are limited, they could be changed later on to allow surveillance, invasions of privacy or end up being weaponized. The Los Angeles City Council cleared the way in June for the city's fire department to begin using drones. A Los Angeles Fire... Read more
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New York Post
Most Americans are in favor of celebrating Columbus DayColumbus’ critics condemn him for the slaughter and enslavement on native peopl
New York Post / Posted 13 days ago
Columbus’ critics condemn him for the slaughter and enslavement on native peoples in the Caribbean islands. The Los Angeles City Council in August voted to eliminate Columbus Day and rename the holiday to honor “indigenous, aboriginal... Read more
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San Fernando Valley Business Journal
Slow Job Growth in Regionin Los Angeles slowed last year, according to a report from Beacon Economics.
San Fernando Valley Business Journal / Posted 14 days ago
in Los Angeles slowed last year, according to a report from Beacon Economics. The report, presented on Sept. 27 to the Los Angeles City Council as part of the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual City Hall advocacy day, showed Los... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Democrats finish paying $325K to settle election complaintcountry was founded or evolved.” Bridgeport isn’t the only place grappling wit
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 days ago
country was founded or evolved.” Bridgeport isn’t the only place grappling with what Columbus represents. In August, the Los Angeles city council voted overwhelmingly to cancel Columbus Day and replace it with Indigenous People’s Day. In Yonkers,... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Democrats finish paying $325K to settle election complaintcountry was founded or evolved.” Bridgeport isn’t the only place grappling wit
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 14 days ago
country was founded or evolved.” Bridgeport isn’t the only place grappling with what Columbus represents. In August, the Los Angeles city council voted overwhelmingly to cancel Columbus Day and replace it with Indigenous People’s Day. In Yonkers,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Democrats finish paying $325K to settle election complaintcountry was founded or evolved.” Bridgeport isn’t the only place grappling wit
Connecticut Post / Posted 14 days ago
country was founded or evolved.” Bridgeport isn’t the only place grappling with what Columbus represents. In August, the Los Angeles city council voted overwhelmingly to cancel Columbus Day and replace it with Indigenous People’s Day. In Yonkers,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Homeless housing plan wins $1.2 billion in Los Angeles but faces keen oppositionelse.” For homeless advocates who had been glowing after November, the unanimo
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
else.” For homeless advocates who had been glowing after November, the unanimous vote in August blocking the project by a Los Angeles City Council land use committee, headed by Huizar, was a discouraging setback. It was also a reminder that some... Read more
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The Mercury News
ICE targets SoCal ‘sanctuary’ cities, arrests hundreds of undocumented immigrantshas refused to hold inmates wanted by immigration officials beyond their schedu
The Mercury News / Posted 17 days ago
has refused to hold inmates wanted by immigration officials beyond their scheduled release dates without a warrant. The Los Angeles City Council members earlier this month introduced a resolution to make the city a sanctuary. In Orange County,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Padilla accepts Latino leadership award in Texasin government. “That’s when I jumped in with both feet,” Padilla said. He beca
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 days ago
in government. “That’s when I jumped in with both feet,” Padilla said. He became the youngest Latino ever elected to the Los Angeles City Council at age 26. The Latino Leaders Network luncheon will be held in San Antonio. Padilla called Texas... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Los Angeles City Approves New Draft Pot RegulationsA Los Angeles City Council committee approved a draft of new regulations for th
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 21 days ago
A Los Angeles City Council committee approved a draft of new regulations for the cannabis industry Monday amid concerns -- which Council President Herb Wesson pledged to address -- that the proposed rules could drive suppliers out of... Read more
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San Fernando Valley Business Journal
New Lease Facilitates Improvements at Van Nuys Airportin improvements could be shifted to one of two other leaseholds that Signature
San Fernando Valley Business Journal / Posted 25 days ago
in improvements could be shifted to one of two other leaseholds that Signature has at the airport. The aviation firm has until the end of 2021 to make those remaining improvements. The Los Angeles City Council must approve the lease... Read more
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New York Post
Another city does away with Columbus Daylast month became the largest city nationwide to remove Columbus Day as an offi
New York Post / Posted 27 days ago
last month became the largest city nationwide to remove Columbus Day as an official city holiday after a 14-1 vote by the Los Angeles City Council. The switch has also been made in states like Alaska and Vermont, as well as in cities like Seattle,... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Water Districts Face 'WaterFix' Sticker ShockWaterFix. At an August meeting, several board members expressed reservations ab
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 28 days ago
WaterFix. At an August meeting, several board members expressed reservations about the projected cost. Also Tuesday, a Los Angeles City Council Committee will consider the project's economics. WaterFix would tackle what has been a problem... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
California faces its past in cultural struggle over symbolsafter North America was discovered — or invaded — by European explorers in the
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 28 days ago
after North America was discovered — or invaded — by European explorers in the 15th and 16th centuries. Recently the Los Angeles City Council voted to strike Columbus Day, which honored Italian explorer Christopher Columbus, from the city’s... Read more

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