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Los Angeles

Amid Los Angeles fracking ban, new attention on city’s oil investments – Los Angeles Daily News

Amid Los Angeles fracking ban, new attention on city’s oil investmentsLos Angeles Daily NewsThis Sept. 6, 2013 file photo shows the Inglewood Oi Field, which sits below the Windsor Hills neighborhood. The Los Angeles City Council will consider a moratorium on fracking and other controversial oil extraction methods at a hearing on Friday, Feb. and […]

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‘NiHao China’ tourism effort hopes to increase Chinese visitors to Los Angeles – Los Angeles Daily News

‘NiHao China’ tourism effort hopes to increase Chinese visitors to Los AngelesLos Angeles Daily NewsLike a special food item on the breakfast menu. Or a pair of slippers in a hotel guest room. The Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board is set to roll out a multi-pronged marketing strategy on Wednesday called “NiHao China” that […]

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles City Hall panel hears from out-of-work film, TV workers – Los Angeles Daily News

Los Angeles City Hall panel hears from out-of-work film, TV workersLos Angeles Daily NewsDozens of Los Angeles film and television workers gathered at Los Angeles City Hall on Monday night to share somber stories of layoffs and diminishing job opportunities in the entertainment industry. More than 75 people — from prop-house owners to … and […]

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles mulling proposal to ban electronic cigarettes in public places – CBS News

CBS NewsThe committee approved a proposal that would ban electronic cigarettes from being used at farmers markets, parks, recreational areas, beaches, bars, nightclubs and outdoor dining areas, CBS Los Angeles reported. It would also restrict the sale and use …The City Crackdown on E-Cigarettes Continues in Los AngelesBusinessweek (blog)LA council panel backs limits on e-cigarettesLos […]

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Los Angeles

Hollywood’s feature film production in Los Angeles area has fallen 50 percent … – Los Angeles Daily News

Hollywood’s feature film production in Los Angeles area has fallen 50 percent …Los Angeles Daily NewsA. Inc., a not-for-profit film office serving the greater Los Angeles area, released a study in January that details the industry’s decline in Southern California. Consider this: Feature film production in the region has fallen 50 percent below its … […]

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Los Angeles

Darren Sharper cops not guilty plea in Los Angeles, ex-NFL safety also … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsA Los Angeles prosecutor labeled Darren Sharper a “danger to women in our community” and argued for a $10 million bail during the former NFL safety’s arraignment Thursday in L.A. Superior Court, where the 38-year-old pleaded not guilty through his …Darren Sharper pleads not guilty in Los Angeles to charges of drugging […]

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Sports

USA’s Matt Antoine claims bronze in men’s skeleton – USA TODAY

USA TODAYKRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia — For three heats in men’s skeleton, good friends Matt Antoine and John Daly of the USA alternated between third and fourth place, each knowing a medal was within reach. Teammate vs. teammate and friend vs. friend for …UPDATE 3-Olympics-Skeleton-Russian Tretiakov rockets to goldReutersRussian Tretiakov rockets to goldChicago TribuneA slip on […]

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Sports

Sunday Q&A: The deal with Steinberg Sports and Entertainment’s Leigh … – Los Angeles Daily News

Sunday Q&A: The deal with Steinberg Sports and Entertainment’s Leigh …Los Angeles Daily NewsLeigh Steinberg hasn’t lost sight of his ability to be an agent of change. Despite a personal spiral and gradual recovery that had his name in the news for all the wrong reasons — other than making one of his athlete/clients one […]

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Entertainment

Woody Allen denies Dylan Farrow’s sexual assault allegation – CNN

CNN(CNN) — Film director Woody Allen released a statement Sunday denying adopted daughter Dylan Farrow’s allegation that he sexually assaulted her when she was 7 years old. In an open letter posted online Saturday by The New York Times, Farrow …Woody Allen responds to Dylan Farrow’s abuse claimsEntertainment WeeklyEthical Concerns Hit Oscar RacesNew York TimesConn. […]

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Entertainment

Ozzy Osbourne off the wagon at the Grammys? – Fox News

Fox NewsJanuary 26, 2014: Ozzy Osbourne arrives at the 56th annual Grammy Awards at Staples Center in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP). ADVERTISEMENT. Oh, Ozzy. Has the famed Black Sabbath singer fallen off the wagon yet again?Grammys 2014: Ozzy Osbourne tries to explain incoherent Ringo Starr introductionSan Jose Mercury News‘I Completely F****d It Up!’: […]

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Los Angeles

Cat Art Show Los Angeles boasts 70 artists celebrating felines and art – Los Angeles Daily News

Cat Art Show Los Angeles boasts 70 artists celebrating felines and artLos Angeles Daily NewsSusan Michals has tapped into this love affair and will present Cat Art Show Los Angeles at 101/exhibit in Los Angeles over the next two weekends. Seventy artists have created work specifically for the exhibit, all of which will be available […]

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Entertainment

Secrets of ‘Downton’ – Philly.com

Philly.comMaggie Smith as the Dowager Countess (left) and Michelle Dockery as Lady Mary in a scene from Downton Abbey. (Nick Briggs/Carnival Films). Maggie Smith as the Dowager Countess (left) and Michelle Dockery as Lady Mary in Gallery: Secrets of ‘Downton …Downton Abbey Exec Producer Gareth Neame Previews a Season of ChangeSeattle Post IntelligencerWhat to expect […]

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News

Iran developing new centrifuges for uranium enrichment – Los Angeles Daily News

Los Angeles Daily NewsA nuclear power plant is shown in Bushehr, Iran, in 2010. (Majid Asgaripour, File, AP Photo/Mehr News Agency). By The Associated Press. Posted: 12/27/13, 9:46 AM PST |. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, adjusts his glasses as he speaks …World powers and Iran to resume expert nuclear talks on Dec. 30Jerusalem […]

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles man rescued from burning car on 405 Freeway arrested – Whittier Daily News

Whittier Daily NewsA California Highway Patrol officer said a 72-year-old man pulled from a burning car Wednesday by an off-duty police officer on the 405 Freeway in Sherman Oaks has been arrested but retracted an earlier statement that it was for driving under the …Watch: Officer, Good Samaritans Help Rescue Man From Flaming Car on […]

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Sports

Dodgers, Uribe agree on two-year, $15 million deal – Los Angeles Daily News

Los Angeles Daily NewsLos Angeles Dodgers’, Juan Uribe, center, high-fives teammates as they celebrate in the dugout after Uribe’s three-run home run in the ninth inning of a baseball game with the Philadelphia Phillies, Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, in Philadelphia. The Dodgers won …Juan Uribe re-signs with Dodgers for two years, $15 millionLos Angeles TimesJuan […]

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tech

Dell Chromebook 11 Gives Students and Teachers Affordable, Easy Access to … – Broadway World

Broadway WorldDell Chromebook 11 Gives Students and Teachers Affordable, Easy Access to Technology at School and Dell today announced the expansion of its robust portfolio of next generation learning solutions with the Dell Chromebook 11, an affordable and …Dell to add Chromebook 11, looks beyond Windows and AndroidInfoWorldDell’s new Chromebook 11 only costs £190Stuff.tvDell To […]