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FBI to file charges in Southeast LA corruption probe, source says – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesThe FBI on Friday will announce charges in its corruption investigation into Southeast Los Angeles politics that has centered on the family of state Sen. Ronald S. Calderon, according to a Times source. The FBI has scheduled a noon news conference that …Los Angeles airport worker dies on airfieldPorterville RecorderRon, Tom Calderon indicted […]

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Occidental Petroleum to move HQ to Houston, spin off California assets – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesOccidental Petroleum, the longtime Los Angeles-based energy giant, announced Friday that it would move its headquarters to Houston and spin off its California assets into a separate company. The latest move is part of the company’s strategic overhaul …Occidental Petroleum splintering and moving its headquarters to HoustonL.A. BizUPDATE 4-Occidental to spin off California […]

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Los Angeles-area fire wanes; dangerous conditions remain – Fox News

Fox NewsGLENDORA, Calif. – Fire officials continue their steady progress in surrounding a wildfire near Los Angeles that has destroyed several homes. The Los Angeles County Fire Department said Sunday that it had contained 78 percent of the blaze, up from 61 …Wildfire Near Los Angeles Wanes; Dangerous Conditions RemainWunderground.com (blog)Colby fire continues to burn […]

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Los Angeles, Orange counties top US metro construction employment, according … – Long Beach Press-Telegram

Los Angeles, Orange counties top US metro construction employment, according …Long Beach Press-TelegramAn estimated 17,300 jobs were added in the construction sector in the Los Angeles and Santa Ana areas, according to an analysis of federal jobs data undertaken by the trade group. The Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale area got 9,100 of those full-time … and […]

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Miley Cyrus Turned Me On To Pheed, MySpace-Like Social Network

That’s what happened. Famed actress and singer Miley Cyrus was tweeting about Pheed (a new Los Angeles-based social network started by China-based internet entrepreneur O.D. Kobo) she joined, so this blogger followed the link from one of her tweets. This one… I just opened my Pheed channel, check it out pheed.com/MileyCyrus1 — Miley Ray Cyrus […]