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Chef Akira Back To Open Yellowtail Sunset In Los Angeles – Hospitality-Industry.com (press release)

Chef Akira Back To Open Yellowtail Sunset In Los AngelesHospitality-Industry.com (press release)“I’ve always been a big fan of California local ingredients so opening a restaurant in Los Angeles has been a dream of mine for a while now,” says Chef Akira Back. Using the highest quality seasonal fish and ingredients to create his delicious culinary […]

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Pablo Picasso painting conceals mysterious portrait beneath – Los Angeles Times

Pablo Picasso painting conceals mysterious portrait beneathLos Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times photographers document the year in arts and culture. An analysis confirmed that the hidden portrait was likely painted just before “The Blue Room,” curators told the AP. “The Blue Room” joined the Phillips Collection in 1927 and … and more …read more Source: Los […]

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Garcetti drops an F-bomb at Kings celebration — and there’s fallout – Los Angeles Times

Garcetti drops an F-bomb at Kings celebration — and there’s falloutLos Angeles TimesLos Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, known for his disciplined campaign style and careful approach to governing, celebrated the Kings’ Stanley Cup victory Monday by letting an obscenity fly on live television. But Garcetti, unlike many politicians heard … …read more Source: Los Angeles […]

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California set for more exports, strong manufacturing, Beacon finds – Los Angeles Times

California set for more exports, strong manufacturing, Beacon findsLos Angeles TimesBut Los Angeles and Orange counties each created 12,200 new jobs in the first quarter, helping pull the statewide unemployment rate down 0.3 percentage point from the fourth quarter to 8.1%. And the Central Valley, often maligned as an economic dead … …read more Source: […]

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You Can Now Eat The Chocolate Fried Chicken of Your Dreams – TIME

You Can Now Eat The Chocolate Fried Chicken of Your DreamsTIMEAfter much anticipation, ChocoChicken — an eatery that specializes in, yes, chocolate-flavored fried chicken — has finally opened in Los Angeles. It’s the brainchild of Adam Fleischman, best known as the founder of Umami Burger. Behold the restaurant … and more …read more Source: Los […]

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Column LA’s mellow response to 2020 Commission’s crisis warning – Los Angeles Times

Column LA’s mellow response to 2020 Commission’s crisis warningLos Angeles TimesIn April, the Los Angeles 2020 Commission presented a stack of recommendations that its members unanimously agreed were essential to overcome the city’s “crisis in leadership and direction” and restore growth and stability. The group, convened in early … …read more Source: Los Angeles News […]

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Optimistic on economy, California lawmakers OK $156.4-billion budget – Los Angeles Times

Optimistic on economy, California lawmakers OK $156.4-billion budgetLos Angeles TimesBeginning next April, welfare payments for a family of three in such high-cost counties as Los Angeles would increase to $704 per month, up from $670. Over the next few years, preschool enrollment is expected to increase by 43,000 4-year-olds from … and more …read more […]

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Bills targeting sugary sodas, plastic bags, grease theft survive – Los Angeles Times

Bills targeting sugary sodas, plastic bags, grease theft surviveLos Angeles Times… outlawed in more than 77 localities in California. Above, the Calabasas landfill in 2008. Most plastic shopping bags have been outlawed in more than 77 localities in California. Above, the Calabasas landfill in 2008. (Gary Friedman / Los Angeles … …read more Source: Los […]

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Man shoots older brother in front of South Los Angeles home – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesA 40-year-old man accused of shooting his older brother remained in custody Sunday after police arrested him at the victim’s South Los Angeles home. The suspect allegedly shot his sibling around 9 p.m. Saturday in the 800 block of East 78th Street, …Police Suspect Man Fatally Shot Brother At Birthday PartyCBS LocalPolice: California […]

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Purported executions in Iraq recall mass sectarian killings – Los Angeles Times

Purported executions in Iraq recall mass sectarian killingsLos Angeles TimesAn image purporting to show Iraqi soldiers in civilian clothes taken captive by gunmen from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria was made available on an extremist group’s Twitter account Sunday. An image purporting to show Iraqi soldiers in civilian … and more …read more […]

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$40-billion missile defense system proves unreliable – Los Angeles Times

$40-billion missile defense system proves unreliableLos Angeles TimesBut a decade after it was declared operational, and after $40 billion in spending, the missile shield cannot be relied on, even in carefully scripted tests that are much less challenging than an actual attack would be, a Los Angeles Times investigation …US missile defense system unreliable in […]

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US lawmakers warn of danger from Iraq militants – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesThey need us to lead them, and we’re not leading right now as a nation,” said McCaul. Copyright © 2014, Los Angeles Times. Related Content. IraqIranIslamic State of Iraq and SyriaBarack ObamaNouri MalikiHassan RouhaniSeptember 11, 2001 Attacks.Analyst: Fall Of Baghdad Would Make Current Gas Prices ‘Look Like A Bargain’CBS Local all 10,263 news […]

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Closed-door, last-minute state budget decisions raise concerns – Los Angeles Times

Closed-door, last-minute state budget decisions raise concernsLos Angeles TimesJerry Brown added $5 million to help Los Angeles host the Special Olympics next year and $3 million for research into the emerging field of precision medicine. But it’s not just relatively minor spending items that are included at the last minute … …read more Source: Los […]

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After Kings’ win, NYC police commissioner honors pastrami bet – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times19s — its most popular sandwich — through Saturday. Customers wait outside Langer’s Deli in Los Angeles. The landmark restaurant at 7th and Alvarado streets near MacArthur Park is giving away free No. 19s — its most popular sandwich — through Saturday.NY Commissioner makes good on Los Angeles Kings bet with LAPD ChiefLos […]

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LAFF 2014: Jess Weixler, Jennifer Prediger make their ‘Trouble Dolls’ – Los Angeles Times

LAFF 2014: Jess Weixler, Jennifer Prediger make their ‘Trouble Dolls’Los Angeles TimesHaving its world premiere on Sunday as part of the Los Angeles Film Festival, the movie is a collaboration between actresses Jess Weixler and Jennifer Prediger, who not only appear as costars but also both make their debuts as writer-directors. A scene … and […]