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L.A. Goes Bonkers Over Breathtaking 'UFO' Lighting Up The Sky

L.A. Goes Bonkers Over Breathtaking 'UFO' Lighting Up The Skyunexpected #spacexlaunch sighting A post shared by stephanie clary (@sclary) on Dec 22, 2017 at 5:43pm PST Angelenos thought the end was finally here when they looked up Friday evening to see something that appeared to be an iridescent alien ship exploding across the sky.



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SUVs are main attraction at L.A. Auto Show

SUVs are main attraction at L.A. Auto ShowLOS ANGELES (AP) — The floor at this year's Los Angeles Auto Show will look a lot like America's roads: full of SUVs.



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Man Wrongly Convicted of Murder Will Get $15 Million From L.A. County

Man Wrongly Convicted of Murder Will Get $  15 Million From L.A. CountyFranklin O'Connell has maintained his innocence for the last 32 years.



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L.A. man accused of smuggling king cobras in potato chip cans

L.A. man accused of smuggling king cobras in potato chip cansA Los Angeles man was arrested on Tuesday after federal prosecutors said he arranged to smuggle into the United States three live, highly venomous king cobra snakes hidden in potato chip canisters. Rodrigo Franco, 34, was charged with illegally importing merchandise into the country in connection with a parcel from Hong Kong that was intercepted by U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents on March 2 containing the 2-foot (0.61 meter)-long snakes concealed inside the canisters. Three albino Chinese soft-shelled turtles were also found in the package, prosecutors said, adding that Franco on that same day mailed a box to Hong Kong with six protected turtles inside.



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As L.A. anticipates being chosen to host Olympics, Trump prepares to take credit

As L.A. anticipates being chosen to host Olympics, Trump prepares to take creditThe president appeared poised to take credit on Tuesday for what is expected to be a winning bid by the city of Los Angeles to host the Summer Games. The California mega-city has been working on a plan to host the Olympics since 2015.



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L.A. Shooting Rampage Suspects Arrested After Day-Long Manhunt

L.A. Shooting Rampage Suspects Arrested After Day-Long ManhuntA man and woman were arrested Sunday in connection with a motel shooting that police believe was part of a cross-city rampage throughout the Los Angeles suburbs — killing one person and wounding at least three others.



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1992 ‘Rodney King riots' – A look back at L.A. in flames

1992 ‘Rodney King riots' – A look back at L.A. in flamesThe 1992 Los Angeles riots began on April 29, 1992, after the acquittal of four LAPD police officers on trial for the beating of motorist Rodney King. Video of his treatment after a March 3, 1991, traffic stop drew international attention. Civil unrest, which included violence and looting, broke out on the streets of Los Angeles.



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‘Our Dishonest President’: L.A. Times editorial eviscerates Trump

‘Our Dishonest President’: L.A. Times editorial eviscerates TrumpSince Donald Trump began his stunning ascent from real estate mogul and reality television star to wall-building, Muslim-ban-promising Republican candidate to GOP nominee to president, there have been plenty of piercing editorials about him and his policies. But perhaps none have been as scathing as the one published Sunday by the Los Angeles Times.



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‘Not My President’s Day’ protests pop up in NYC, D.C. and L.A.

‘Not My President’s Day’ protests pop up in NYC, D.C. and L.A.Thousands of people in cities around the country turned out in protest of President Trump on Monday — a federal holiday that organizers have dubbed “Not My President’s Day.” Yahoo News dispatched reporters to cover the major demonstrations planned in New York City, Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles. For a recap of the day’s events, scroll through our coverage in the blog below.



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L.A. porn film sets shuttered after actress infected with HIV

By Sharon Bernstein (Reuters) – Adult film sets throughout the Los Angeles area have shut down indefinitely after a porn actress tested positive for HIV, the trade association for the industry said on Thursday. The actress, who works under the name Cameron Bay, has contracted the virus that causes AIDS, the Free Speech Coalition said in a press release. The trade group said film producers called a moratorium on production late on Wednesday and that filming would not resume until all of Bay’s partners are notified and tested. …
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