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  1. Unrest at state psychiatric hospital after crackdown on electronics: Patients were viewing child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | Los Angeles Times

    Patients use one of the outdoor courtyards during a lunch break at Coalinga State Hospital. A crackdown on electronics at a state psychiatric hospital that houses people with histories of sexual violence has triggered "disruptive behavior" at the facility, with patients breaking windows, clogging toilets and throwing food, officials said.

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  2. Hidden Hills' top home sales of 2017 were a yearlong celebrity affairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | Los Angeles Times

    The $18.2-million sale of a modern equestrian estate led the way in the Hidden Hills area in 2017. The $18.2-million sale of a modern equestrian estate led the way in the Hidden Hills area in 2017.

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  3. Before & After: A massive front lawn is transformed into an inviting, low-water landscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | Los Angeles Times

    Amber Denker thinks like an artist when it comes to gardening, spending countless hours in her Toluca Lake backyard planting exotics and tropical plants. "It makes me feel like I'm painting my environment," she explains.

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  4. With Steve Bannon officially ex-communicated, can moderates drag Trump into the political mainstream?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Los Angeles Times

    Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon, shown stepping off Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., stepped down Tuesday from Breitbart News Network. Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon, shown stepping off Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., stepped down Tuesday from Breitbart News Network.

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  5. State Department officials still can't explain who or what sickened U.S. diplomats in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Los Angeles Times

    State Department officials Dr. Charles Rosenfarb, Todd Brown and Francisco Palmieri testify to a Senate subcommittee Tuesday on attacks that harmed U.S. diplomats in Cuba. State Department officials Dr. Charles Rosenfarb, Todd Brown and Francisco Palmieri testify to a Senate subcommittee Tuesday on attacks that harmed U.S. diplomats in Cuba.

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  6. James Damore sues Google, alleging discrimination against whites and menRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | Los Angeles Times

    The engineer who was fired by Google after he criticized its diversity policies is suing the internet giant, alleging that he and others at Google were harassed over their conservative political views. James Damore filed a class-action complaint Monday after setting off a firestorm in August with a 10-page memo blasting what he called Google's "left bias" for creating a "politically correct monoculture."

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  7. Essential California: A very different kind of Golden Globe AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 8 | Los Angeles Times

    Oprah Winfrey's impassioned speech at the Golden Globes sparked speculation that she'll run for president in 2020. Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter .

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  8. These were the five most expensive homes sold in Glendale last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 7 | Los Angeles Times

    Glendale had 15 single-family home sales of $2 million or more in 2017. Among them was this Italian Revival-style mansion, which sold in September for $3.78 million.

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  9. Gov. Jerry Brown plants the seeds of his next chapter on a ranch in rural Northern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 7 | Los Angeles Times

    California Gov. Jerry Brown and his corgi, Colusa, ride in an all-terrain vehicle on his Northern California ranch in Colusa County. The thought lingered with Jerry Brown, perhaps sustained through the years by an old black-and-white photograph in his state Capitol office.

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  10. Bestselling book on chaos of Trump's first year is itself the product of that dysfunctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | Los Angeles Times

    Donald Trump has this much in common with Barack Obama: Both presidents' first years spawned books that chronicled crises. Obama's crisis, however, was inherited.

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  11. Mexico named most popular cruise destination in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 5 | Los Angeles Times

    Mexico, and its archaeological sites such as Tulum, a pre-Columbian Mayan walled city south of Cancun, are hot destinations for cruise passengers. Mexico, and its archaeological sites such as Tulum, a pre-Columbian Mayan walled city south of Cancun, are hot destinations for cruise passengers.

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  12. Pakistan responds angrily to Trump tweet, summons U.S. ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 1 | Los Angeles Times

    Pakistani Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif speaks during a press conference in Beijing on Dec. 26. Pakistan lashed out Monday after President Trump accused its leaders of "lies & deceit" and suggested the United States would withdraw financial assistance to the nuclear-armed nation it once saw as a key ally against terrorism. U.S. Ambassador David Hale was summoned to the Foreign Ministry to discuss the president's statement, U.S. Embassy spokesman Richard Snelsire said.

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  13. Two killed in three days of stunning protests in Iran: What our correspondent saw thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 31 | Los Angeles Times

    Iranians chant slogans as they march in support of the government near the Imam Khomeini grand mosque in the capital Tehran on Saturday. Iranians chant slogans as they march in support of the government near the Imam Khomeini grand mosque in the capital Tehran on Saturday.

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  14. Jay-Z and Beyonce headline L.A.'s most expensive home sales of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 30 | Los Angeles Times

    It hasn't been quite the chart-topping year as was 2016 - when prices were sent into the stratosphere by two $100-million sales - but the upper crust of L.A.'s housing market continued to move at a healthy clip in 2017. Beverly Hills and Santa Monica registered median sales prices that rank among the highest in the country, and coastal communities such as Malibu and Manhattan Beach saw price records reach new marks.

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  15. Complaint accuses luxury Terranea Resort of human trafficking violations, exploiting foreign internsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 27 | Los Angeles Times

    Foreign exchange interns Falak Rashid and her fianc Wahid Rahman couldn't wait to start their year in Southern California. Terranea Resort billed itself as a 102-acre Palos Verdes luxury retreat, mere minutes from the bustle of Los Angeles.

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  16. Could the Big Bend in Texas be the border's weakest link? Smuggling...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 26 | Los Angeles Times

    Border Patrol agents in Texas' Big Bend region have seen an increase in smuggling, attacks on agents and migrant deaths in recent years. Border Patrol agents in Texas' Big Bend region have seen an increase in smuggling, attacks on agents and migrant deaths in recent years.

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  17. Are California's public schools failing their students on literacy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 26 | Los Angeles Times

    First grade students are ready to head to the classroom on the first day of school at the Telesis Academy in West Covina, Calif. on August 15, 2016.

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  18. Violence in Baja continues as six bodies are found on highway overpassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    Mexican soldiers in August patrol Palmilla Beach, where three men were killed by a group with automatic weapons in San Jose del Cabo, Baja California Sur. Mexican soldiers in August patrol Palmilla Beach, where three men were killed by a group with automatic weapons in San Jose del Cabo, Baja California Sur.

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  19. Bruce Brown, who turned surfing into a cultural phenomenon with 'The Endless Summer,' dies at 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    Bruce Brown, a pioneering filmmaker who helped introduce America to surfing with a story of two friends chasing after the perfect wave in "The Endless Summer," has died. Brown, who long ago had retreated to a ranch near Santa Barbara to spend his days surfing, riding motorcycles and racing sprint cars, was 80. His death was reported on his company website, Bruce Brown Films.

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  20. Sex. Lies. Abuse. How these L.A. deputies landed on a secret 2014 list of problem officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department keeps a secret list of about 300 deputies with histories of dishonesty and similar misconduct that could undermine their credibility when testifying in court. Even prosecutors and many high-ranking sheriff's officials can't see this so-called Brady list.

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