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Los Angeles Airport shooting: Phone system failed, investigation finds – Fox News

Fox NewsLOS ANGELES – A dispatcher at Los Angeles International Airport couldn’t immediately send police to a shooting last year because the emergency phone system didn’t provide a location, according to an investigation that also found broken panic buttons …AP: LAX Phone System Failed During Response To TSA ShootingCBS LocalAP Exclusive: Phone system failure in […]

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Man accused of ‘foot fetish’ crime against boy at Los Angeles skate rink – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Man accused of ‘foot fetish’ crime against boy at Los Angeles skate rinkMinneapolis Star TribuneLOS ANGELES — Police are trying to identify the victims of a 19-year-old Los Angeles roller rink employee who they say admitted indulging a self-described “foot fetish” with up to 200 young boys. Julian Christopher Flores is charged with one count […]

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Oscars pit gravitas of ‘Slave’ against pull of ‘Gravity’ – Reuters

ReutersLOS ANGELES (Reuters) – To historian Brenda Stevenson, a scholar on American slavery, “12 Years a Slave” is a masterful cinematic work that achieves more than any other film on slavery, so worthy that she plans to screen it in classes at her university, …Academy Awards 2014: Nominees before they were famousNew York Daily NewsTop […]

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Clips push past Rockets with fourth-quarter run – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comLOS ANGELES — The Clippers proved again that they can go nose-to-nose with the Houston Rockets and defend their 1-2 punch of Dwight Howard and James Harden. Blake Griffin had 23 points and 16 rebounds, and reserve Darren Collison scored seven …Clippers hang on to beat Rockets, but lose Jamal Crawford to injuryFOXSports.comClippers hold down […]

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Clippers hold down Harden, Rockets – Reuters

ReutersClippers hold down Harden, Rockets. LOS ANGELES — Darren Collison slowed James Harden, and that helped the Los Angeles Clippers ground the Houston Rockets again. Forward Blake Griffin scored 23 points and grabbed 16 rebounds, and the Clippers …Clippers hang on to beat Rockets, but lose Jamal Crawford to injuryFOXSports.comBlake Griffin’s 23 points, 16 boards […]

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Pedestrian Killed On NB 405 Freeway In Sepulveda Pass – CBS Local

CBS LocalLOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A pedestrian was fatally struck Wednesday morning on the northbound San Diego (405) Freeway in the Sepulveda Pass. LISTEN TO KNX 1070 FOR TRAFFIC UPDATES | INTERACTIVE TRAFFIC MAP. The person was hit …Pedestrian fatally struck on Los Angeles freewaySacramento BeeFatal accidents on 210, 405 freeways snarl early morning commuteLos […]

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Racial barriers still hold back Hollywood’s black talent – Reuters

ReutersLOS ANGELES Feb 25 (Reuters) – When Halle Berry and Denzel Washington won the best-acting Oscar categories and Sidney Poitier was honored with a lifetime achievement award in 2002, the night was a watershed for black actors in Hollywood.Oscars 2014 food: Celebrate Hollywood’s biggest night with dishes inspired by …The OregonianThe Oscar Envelopes Take How […]

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Collins Appreciates Milestone but Focuses on His Tasks – New York Times

New York TimesJason Collins, left, battled for a loose ball with Lakers guard MarShon Brooks on Sunday night. Collins’ twin brother, Jarron, and other relatives were at the game. Mark J. Terrill/Associated Press. LOS ANGELES — On the basketball court, Jason Collins has …Jason Collins focused on basketball in Nets debut, not historySportingNews.comFor Jason Collins, […]

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‘Lego Movie’ lead builds; No. 1 for third weekend – Seattle Post Intelligencer

Seattle Post IntelligencerLOS ANGELES (AP) — Action-packed new releases couldn’t stack up to 3-D hit “The Lego Movie,” which took the No. 1 slot in its third weekend at the box office. The Warner Bros. animated film bested Relativity Media’s “3 Days to Kill” and Sony’s “Pompeii” on …Box Office (Global): ‘Pompeii’ Struggles Internationally With […]

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Miley Cyrus twerking circus stops at LA’s Staples Center – Long Beach Press-Telegram

Long Beach Press-TelegramLOS ANGELES >> The spectacle that is pop culture sensation Miley Cyrus touched down for nearly two hours Saturday night at Staples Center and despite twerking, lots of tongue and kissing Katy Perry, the world did not end. The 21-year-old brought her …Miley Cyrus kisses Katy PerryAccess HollywoodKaty Perry Shuts Down Miley Cyrus’ […]

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Los Angeles

Kobe Bryant out 3 weeks or more – ESPN

ESPNLOS ANGELES — Lakers guard Kobe Bryant was examined by team physician Dr. Steve Lombardo on Friday, and it was determined the 18-year veteran will be sidelined another three weeks before being re-evaluated because of continued pain, swelling and …The Los Angeles Lakers Are Doing Un Laker-Like Things, but It’s Not All Their …Yahoo SportsLos […]

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LAX Worker Fatally Struck By Luggage-Moving Cart – CBS Local

CBS LocalLOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A Los Angeles International Airport employee was fatally struck Friday by a luggage-moving cart. The incident took place around 5 a.m. on the LAX mid-field service road, officials said. The man in his 50s was driving a ground …Los Angeles airport worker dies on airfieldabc7news.comLAX employee fatally struck by luggage-moving […]

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Man, 44, Charged With Strangling Retired Hollywood High Teacher – CBS Local

Man, 44, Charged With Strangling Retired Hollywood High TeacherCBS LocalLOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A 44-year-old man was charged Thursday with the strangulation murder of a retired Hollywood High School teacher. Scott Kratlian, who is also known as Scott Porter, was expected to be arraigned sometime Thursday … and more …read more Source: Los Angeles News […]

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Final Day of ‘Jamzilla’ Slows Holiday Travelers On 405 Freeway – CBS Local

CBS LocalLOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The final day of the 80-hour partial shutdown of the San Diego (405) Freeway dubbed “Jamzilla” began Monday morning. Ramp and lane closures began early Saturday morning from Getty Center Drive to Ventura Boulevard …‘Jamzilla’ shutdown begins on Los Angeles freewaySacramento Bee‘Jamzilla’: Two lanes reopen on 405; heavier traffic expected […]

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Entertainment

A romantic night awaits ‘House of Cards’ binge-watching couples – Reuters

ReutersWASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES Feb 14 (Reuters) – On this Valentine’s Day, some couples will enter a committed relationship, but it might end up lasting a mere 13 hours. That’s the time it would take to binge-watch the 13 episodes of the second season of …What ‘House of Cards’ means for the future of televisionAl Jazeera AmericaHouse […]