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Not so 'Fluffy' Gabriel Iglesias talks new movie, weight loss and living in Long Beach
JUNE 26: Host Gabriel Iglesias performs on stage at 'Comedy Central's Stars Under the Stars' at Central Park SummerStage on June 26, 2013 in New York City.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
The Modesto Bee
California hearing set on tough oil refinery rules
The daylong hearing set for Wednesday will be held at a community center in Wilmington, a blue-collar section of Los Angeles that is dotted by more than 6,000 oil-pumping rigs and is home to three of California's major oil refineries.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Garcetti names his new fire chief
Mayor Eric Garcetti today unveiled LAFD assistant chief Ralph M. Terrazas as the new head of the department.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Santa Monica, Wilmington Host Free World Cup Viewing Parties
As soccer fans across the globe await the final game between Argentina and Germany, those in Southern California are invited to come together at free viewing parties in Santa Monica and Wilmington.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Man sentenced in crash that killed two construction workers
Yocio Gomez walked into a Torrance courtroom Friday to be sentenced in the 2012 deaths of two Caltrans workers in a DUI crash on the 405 Freeway.
Man Gets 34 Years for Drunken Crash on 405 that Killed 2 Construction Workers
A man who drunkenly crashed an SUV into another vehicle on the San Diego Freeway in Torrance, causing the other vehicle to fatally strike two construction workers, was sentenced today to 34 years to life in prison.
Holistic approach to sustainability
The architecture displays the sustainable technology as a teaching tool, here seen in a series of photovoltaic panels that generate electricity and provide shade to reduce the solar heat gain on the building and pedestrian pathways.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Daily Breeze
L.A. Councilman Paul Krekorian pushes sidewalk-repair plan
In a new effort to repair the city's crumbling and dangerous sidewalks, Councilman Paul Krekorian called Wednesday for a far-reaching program that revives the 50-50 shared-cost repair program and creates a low-interest fund allocated to fixes.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Man arrested in Delaware frozen chicken caper
Police in Delaware arrested a man they say was trying to retrieve 72 pounds of whole frozen chickens he stole from a delivery truck and stashed at a day care.
Is bullying also caused by varying levels of lead in the bloodstream?
Lead in kids' blood is linked with behavioral and emotional problems, reports new research, " Blood Lead Concentrations and Children's Behavioral and Emotional Problems: A Cohort Study " published online June 30, 2014 in the journal JAMA Pediatrics .