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  1. The Moviegoer, Oct. 14-20Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Los Angeles Times

    Anniversary Classics Jacques Tati reprised his role as Monsieur Hulot in his Oscar-winning 1958 French-language comedy Mon Oncle , railing with his young nephew Gerard against the consumerist ways of the boy's gadget-obsessed bourgeois parents. Laemmle Royal, 11523 Santa Monica Blvd., West Los Angeles; Playhouse 7, 673 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena; Town Center 5, 17200 Ventura Blvd., Encino, 478-3836.

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  2. Beverly Hills students walk out, demanding that Trump revoke funding to Metro's Westside subwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Los Angeles Times

    Students from Beverly Hills schools rally Friday at Will Rogers Memorial Park to voice their opposition to Metro's planned subway route under Beverly Hills High School. Hundreds of Beverly Hills students, teachers and parents gathered in Will Rogers Memorial Park on Friday morning to protest the route of the Westside subway, which is slated to run beneath the city's high school.

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  3. Seriously, Beverly Hills? Cut your Purple Line hysteria, alreadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Los Angeles Times

    Construction of the Purple Line is underway at La Brea and Wilshire on January 4, 2017. The second phase of the Purple Line subway, which will connect Beverly Hills and Century City to downtown Los Angeles by rail, has received billions in federal grants and loans.

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  4. More than 60% of leases on the VA's West L.A. campus are illegal or improper, audit findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 5 | Los Angeles Times

    In addition to finding that some land-use agreements on the Veterans Affairs' West L.A. campus violated federal law, a VA inspector general noted that housing construction for veterans has fallen behind schedule. More than 60% of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' land-use agreements on its West Los Angeles campus are illegal or improper, a federal audit found , including leases for a Los Angeles city dog park and ballfields, Red Cross offices, a Shakespeare festival, a parrot sanctuary and the private Brentwood School.

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  5. Group fighting Frank Gehry-designed complex in Hollywood reaches settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Los Angeles Times

    A rendering of a proposed complex in Hollywood designed by architect Frank Gehry. Opponents of the project have reached a settlement with the developer, Townscape Partners.

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  6. L.A. fugitive and sexual-predator suspect is named to FBI's Ten Most Wanted listRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | Los Angeles Times

    Greg Alyn Carlson of Los Angeles, who fled while out on bail on charges of sexually assaulting a woman in her Westside home, was named by the FBI to its Ten Most Wanted list on Thursday. A Los Angeles fugitive and serial-predator suspect who fled while out on bail on charges of sexually assaulting a woman in her Westside home was named by the FBI to its Ten Most Wanted list Thursday.

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  7. Another first for scooters in L.A.: a conviction for scooting under the influenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | Los Angeles Times

    A pair of Bird scooters left on the street in Los Angeles, where city officials on Wednesday announced their first conviction against a rider for scooting under the influence. Southern California has seen a series of firsts since motorized rental scooters began flooding streets and sidewalks last year, including the first collision with a driver and the first scooter sent to a watery grave in the Venice canals.

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  8. Ex-official gets 5 months in prison for lease-for-bribery scheme at West L.A. veterans campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | Los Angeles Times

    An archway frames buildings on the West L.A. Veterans Affairs campus, parts of which were leased to a parking lot operator in a bribery scheme that ended with the sentencing of former contract officer Ralph J. Tillman. A former U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs contract officer who had been accused of accepting $286,000 in bribes from a parking lot operator at the VA's West Los Angeles campus was sentenced Monday to five months in federal prison.

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  9. 99 Seat Beat: Romanian clowns, subversive sandwich artists and human...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Los Angeles Times

    Something old, something new: The selections in this week's 99 Seat Beat column are either world premieres or plays making their first appearance on local stages; nevertheless, they all have deep, long-established roots in L.A.'s vibrant small theater scene. All feature characters coping with dire economic, domestic and existential predicaments.

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  10. Want the 'subway to the sea' running by the 2028 Olympics? The feds need to show us the moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    And as the Summer Olympics that will be held in Los Angeles that year draw ever closer, the track to keep an eye on isn't on the field. It is - or will be - underground, as engineers and construction crews hustle to finish the final and crucial leg of the Purple Line subway, connecting downtown to sporting venues across the city and to the Olympic Village at UCLA.

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  11. Family members, band mates salute Tom Petty with 'An American Treasure' 4-CD box setRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Tom Petty shown at the Hollywood Bowl with the Heartbreakers in September 2017 on the group's homecoming stand capping a triumphant 40th anniversary tour. "Lonesome Dave," one of 11 previously unreleased recordings among 60 tracks on the forthcoming Tom Petty memorial box set "An American Treasure," captures much of what made the rock star so special to band mates Mike Campbell and Benmont Tench.

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  12. Essential California: Former assemblyman was under investigation when he resigned and took job at USCRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter . It's Thursday, Aug. 16, and here's what's happening across California: Former Assemblyman Sebastian Ridley-Thomas was the subject of two sexual harassment complaints at the time he stepped down from the Legislature last year while citing health problems, according to documents reviewed by The Times and sources familiar with the matter.

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  13. Pie a la style: When it comes to beautiful baking accessories, the pie's the limitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    It's been said that baking pies is the only legitimate reason to turn on an oven in the summertime and we quite agree. Gorgeous, ripe summer fruit and flaky crusts go together like concerts and the Hollywood Bowl and are the perfect piece de resistance for a picnic or summertime soiree.

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  14. A $1-billion property for sale in a city where a homeless veteran lives in his car - only in L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Marine Corps veteran Lawrence McCue, 75, beds down for the night with his wife Carla McCue, 62, in their car parked at the West Los Angeles VA campus on May 9. It has been said that the difference between American and, say, Irish attitudes on conspicuous wealth can be summed up with this observation: The American looks at the mansion on the hill and says, "One day, I'll be that man," while the Irish person looks at the same mansion and says, "One day, I'll get that man." The notion that Americans exalt personal wealth might not apply to Los Angeles Times readers, most of whom live in a city of sprinkled with ultra-rich enclaves that exist only miles from the largest concentrations of homeless people in the United States.

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  15. Chefs teach you about Italy's slow food movement from the seat of a bicycleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Join chefs on a weeklong fall bike tour that will focus on the slow food movement. Benjamin Cohn, executive chef at Westside Tavern in West Los Angeles, and New Yorker Marc Meyer, owner of Cookshop, Shuka and Rosie's, will lead the tour, which will focus on the Piedmont region.

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  16. Living in a beat-up Jeep after mounting hardship, a homeless veteran...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    The McCues have been homeless for at least two years, living in their Jeep Grand Cherokee. Lawrence, 75, a Marine veteran who suffers from congestive heart failure and diabetes, beds down for the night as Carla, his 62-year-old wife, reads the Bible.

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  17. L.A. County prosecutors won't charge actor Ed Westwick over assault allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Ed Westwick arrives at the People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles on Jan. 6, 2016. Los Angeles County prosecutors said they will not file criminal charges against "Gossip Girl" actor Ed Westwick, who was accused of sexual assault by three women.

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  18. Developer tests a new way to fund housing for the homeless: private financingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    A South Los Angeles apartment building made from shipping containers, at left, will soon be home to 32 homeless people in a project funded by private investors expecting a modest return. Sometime this fall, 32 homeless people will move into a supportive housing project now rising on Colden Avenue, a transitional street of apartments and aging houses in South Los Angeles.

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  19. USC cancer institute funded by Larry Ellison finds home in West L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    The Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine of USC has agreed to lease and buy this West L.A. office building, shown in rendering, that is under construction at 12414 Exposition Blvd. A pioneering cancer-research center funded by tech mogul Larry Ellison will launch next April in an office complex being built near a light-rail stop in West Los Angeles. The Lawrence J. Ellison Institute for Transformative Medicine of USC on Exposition Boulevard near Bundy Drive will give USC's Keck School of Medicine a beachhead in the desirable Westside office market, dominated on the medical side by UCLA and Cedars-Sinai.

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  20. Nike knows what Angelenos like to buy. Its new data-driven store will stock those productsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    The "Sunsets on Melrose" mural on the new Nike by Melrose store in West Hollywood was painted by L.A. artist Bijou Karman. The store is the first Nike Live concept store, which aims to merge digital and physical shopping.

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