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  1. Chase ends with burglary suspects taking selfies, chattingRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2016 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Authorities arrested two burglary suspects who led them on a long, bizarre chase Thursday in a top-down convertible through rainy Southern California that ended with the men stopping to exchange high-fives with onlookers and take selfies before being handcuffed. The afternoon escapade stretched from Cerritos onto freeways and through Hollywood and other parts of Los Angeles for more than an hour before winding up in a South LA neighborhood.

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  2. Chase ends with burglary suspects taking selfies, chattingRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2016 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Authorities arrested two burglary suspects who led them on a long, bizarre chase Thursday in a top-down convertible through rainy Southern California that ended with the men stopping to exchange high-fives with onlookers and take selfies before being handcuffed. The afternoon escapade stretched from Cerritos onto freeways and through Hollywood and other parts of Los Angeles for more than an hour before winding up in a South LA neighborhood.

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  3. Effort in 3 US cities to combat extremism off to slow startRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    FILE - In this March, 27, 2015 file photo, Haroon Manjlai, left, public affairs coordinator for the Council on American-Islamic Relations of Los Angeles, and Ali Jakvani, right, chairman of the Young Muslim Leader Adv... . FILE - In this March 31, 2015 file photo, Muslim, Christian, minority and government leaders fix their eyes on a laptop screen showing a video as part of a federal pilot program called Countering Violent Extremism, at Ro... BOSTON - A federally funded effort in Boston, Los Angeles and Minneapolis to combat extremist recruitment has been slow to start since it was announced a year and a half ago.

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  4. Drone comes within 200 feet of airliner near LA airportRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2016 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    A drone came within 200 feet of hitting a Lufthansa jet near Los Angeles International Airport on Friday - the latest run-in between aircraft and the increasingly popular unmanned flyers. The pilot of a Lufthansa A380 approaching the airport reported that a drone passed about overhead around 1:30 p.m., said Ian Gregor, spokesman for the Federal Aviation Administration.

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  5. Friends, family say final farewells to Nancy ReaganRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    The former first lady will be buried... . FILE - This June 1989 file photo shows former first lady Nancy Reagan speaking at the Library of Congress Symposium on "Memoirs of White House," in Washington.

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  6. Nancy and Ronald Reagan, inseparable in life, together againRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    The former first lady will be buried... . FILE - This June 1989 file photo shows former first lady Nancy Reagan speaking at the Library of Congress Symposium on "Memoirs of White House," in Washington.

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  7. GOP candidates claim Reagan mantle, but forget his wordsRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2016 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Nancy Reagan spent decades protecting the legacy of her husband, but some of President Ronald Reagan's famous political advice appears lost among the White House candidates who embrace him as a guiding light. The former first lady's death Sunday in Los Angeles closed the Reagan era at a time when crude insults, appeals to extremism and locker-room braggadocio have shaped the party's 2016 presidential primary, a clashing image with the sunny "Morning again in America" theme Reagan employed as a candidate a generation ago.

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  8. Former first lady Nancy Reagan dies at 94 in CaliforniaRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2016 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Nancy Reagan, the helpmate, backstage adviser and fierce protector of Ronald Reagan in his journey from actor to president - and finally during his 10-year battle with Alzheimer's disease - has died. She was 94. The former first lady died Sunday at her home in the Bel-Air section of Los Angeles of congestive heart failure, assistant Allison Borio told The Associated Press.

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  9. As protests swirl, Oscars have feel of high-stakes showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    The 88th Academy Awards will be held on Sunday . Lee Roth shoots a selfie in front of the backdrop for the arrivals area for the Oscars in front of the Dolby Theatre on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, in Los Angeles. 1 comment

  10. UCLA: Movies make more $$$ when half the cast is whiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    UCLA's Bunche Center has found ... . In this Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015, file photo, Star Wars' fan, Deuce Wayne, from Virginia waits in line outside the TCL Chinese Theatre Imax for the "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" premiere in the Hollywood section of L... .

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  11. UCLA: Diversely cast films do better at the box officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    UCLA's Bunche Center has found ... . In this Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015, file photo, Star Wars' fan, Deuce Wayne, from Virginia waits in line outside the TCL Chinese Theatre Imax for the "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" premiere in the Hollywood section of L... .

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  12. 2 Los Angeles officers plead not guilty to on-duty rapesRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2016 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Two Los Angeles police officers pleaded not guilty Thursday to repeatedly raping four women over a three-year period, while the men's attorneys questioned the credibility of their accusers. James Nichols, 44, and Luis Valenzuela, 43, pleaded not guilty to all the charges against them, including rape under color of authority and oral copulation by force.

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  13. George Barris, creator of TV's original Batmobile, has diedRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2015 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    George Barris, the legendary custom car builder who created television's original Batmobile and helped define California's car culture with colorfully designed vehicles ranging from the stunningly beautiful to the simply outrageous, died Thursday. He was 89. Barris, who had been in declining health, died at his Los Angeles home with his family by his side, said Edward Lozzi, his longtime publicist and friend.

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  14. Tax breaks produce surge for film industry in Los AngelesRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2015 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Legislation signed by California Gov. Jerry Brown last year that offered more generous state tax incentives for film and TV production is being credited for a spike in the number of location shoots across Los Angeles. The local industry is also getting a boost from Hollywood newcomers including Amazon, Netflix and Hulu as they increasingly produce original programming, the Los Angeles Times reported Saturday There were 2,057 shooting days for scripted television shows filmed on location in the Los Angeles region for the three months that ended Sept.

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  15. Marriage fraud scheme aimed to help Chinese get US residencyRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2015 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    An American man was told he could make $18,000 for marrying a Chinese woman who needed a green card, so he agreed to get hitched at a California wedding studio and then took an all-expenses-paid trip to Las Vegas where he posed in photos with his new wife. But the man was gay and vacationing with his boyfriend, while the woman already had a husband. 3 comments

  16. Justice Department looks to sharpen computer crime lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    It's clearly illegal to hack into someone else's computer network and steal information from it. But wh... .

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  17. Justice Dept. pressing for changes to computer crime lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2015 | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    It's clearly illegal to hack into someone else's computer network and steal information from it. But wh... .

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