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Mark Hamill Starts Viral Hashtag To Replace Trump's Walk Of Fame Star With Carrie Fisher
The actor tweeted #AStarForCarrie, leading fans to jump on the bandwagon and tweet about the late actress' life and legacy.
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Costco Shooter Who Killed Disabled Shopper Was An Off-Duty Cop Now Under Investigation
The unnamed LAPD officer fatally shot Kenneth French while he was shopping, claiming self-defense. A relative called French a "gentle giant."
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The Biggest LGBT Center In The World Just Got Bigger — And Better
With the addition of a new campus for youth and seniors, the Los Angeles LGBT Center is breaking new ground and serving the most vulnerable.
LeBron James Demands 'Swift Action' Against Warriors Part-Owner Who Shoved Kyle Lowry
“There’s absolutely no place in our BEAUTIFUL game for that AT ALL,” the NBA star and philanthropist wrote on Instagram.
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'The Office' Star Rainn Wilson Skewers Racists With 'Instantly Chilling' Photo
"Many folks are in denial about the extent to which racism exists in our country in 2019. Just ask a Black Person. They will tell you stories."
Homelessness Rises In Los Angeles Amid Statewide Swell
The number of homeless people in the California city increased 16 percent from last year, part of a spike in homelessness across the state in recent years.
How Bicultural Soccer Star Lee Nguyen Is Embraced Around The World
The Vietnamese American footballer has charted a winding path, but he's brought #Nguyensanity with him every step of the way.
Ashton Kutcher Testifies At Los Angeles Murder Trial On Behalf Of Slain Friend
By Andrew Dalton, AP
The actor said he had planned to hang out with 22-year-old Ashley Ellerin the night she was killed in 2001.
Watch A Kid Challenge LeBron James In A 3-Point-Shooting Contest
The Lakers superstar isn't best known for his long-range shot but he accepted the duel.
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Horse Death Toll At Santa Anita Race Track Rises To 26 In 5 Months
Racehorses have been inflicted with a number of mysterious fatal injuries at the Los Angeles-area park since late December.
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Man Indicted After Being Accused Of Killing Nipsey Hussle
A grand jury indicted 29-year-old Eric Ronald Holder Jr. on charges that include murder related to the rapper's death in Los Angeles. He pleaded not guilty on Tuesday.
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How An Elite Private School Is Dodging Blame For Sexual Assault Of A Student
When a teen accused a teacher of statutory rape, Brentwood School used mandatory arbitration to silence his civil lawsuit.
Edwin Jackson Sets MLB Record By Playing For 14th Team
The 35-year-old pitcher set the record on Wednesday when he took the mound for the Toronto Blue Jays
Teens Under Fire After Photo Of Racist Promposal Goes Viral
Two Los Angeles-area students could face disciplinary action for a prom invitation that spelled out a racial slur.
How America Struggles To Solve Homelessness In Rich Cities
America’s homeless population may be on the decline but in wealthy, growing cities the issue is increasing.
Marijuana Smuggling Arrests On The Rise At LAX Airport
Los Angeles International Airport has seen a major spike in pot smugglers traveling to different parts of the United States.
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People Have Been Smuggling A Lot More Weed Through LAX: Report
Passengers are toting the 50-pound carry-on limit to states where the pot price is higher, a The Los Angeles Times report says.
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Attorney Chris Darden To Stop Representing Nipsey Hussle's Accused Killer
"As for my reasons for withdrawing I don’t know whether I will disclose them later or not," the lawyer wrote on Facebook.
Massive Cache Of Guns Found Stashed In Los Angeles Mansion
More than a thousand guns and piles of ammunition were seized in a posh Los Angeles mansion.
More Than 1,000 Guns, Piles Of Ammunition Found Stashed In Los Angeles Mansion
A man was arrested after authorities found the massive cache of weapons at a home in an upscale neighborhood popular with celebrities.
Los Angeles Renames Street After Barack Obama
The city officially renamed Rodeo Road to Obama Boulevard on Saturday to honor the first black president of the United States.
'Avengers Endgame' Crosses $2 Billion At Global Box Office In Record Time
By Lindsey Bahr, AP
“Avatar” reached $2 billion in 47 days of release compared with 11 for “Endgame.”
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It's Not Just A Homelessness Crisis. It's An Eviction Crisis, Too.
As Los Angeles landlords renovate units to reap the benefits of a high-priced rental market, renters are being pushed out.
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Hayden Panettiere's Boyfriend Brian Hickerson Arrested On Domestic Violence Charge
Hickerson was apprehended in Los Angeles following an alleged physical fight.
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Los Angeles Launched Its Own Green New Deal
LA Mayor Eric Garcetti released a plan for the country's second-largest city to be carbon neutral by 2050.
Quarantine Orders Issued At 2 Los Angeles Universities Amid Measles Outbreak
Health officials declared a measles outbreak in Los Angeles County earlier this week.
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