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  1. Can Eva Longoria help ease an affordability crisis?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | The Island Packet

    Eva Longoria has lent her name to numerous causes: diversity in Hollywood, education, the plight of farmworkers and low-income Latina entrepreneurs. Now the former "Desperate Housewives" star is taking up a cause few would think flashy enough for celebrities: "workforce" housing.

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  2. Alan Young, actor who played Willllburrrrr on 'Mister Ed,' dies at 96Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | The Island Packet

    A colleague of the show's producer had told him he 'looks like the kind of guy a horse would talk to' In this March 22, 1962 photo, actor Alan Young poses with the "Mister Ed" horse. Young died Thursday, May 19, 2016.

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  3. Photos of Oscar arrivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | The Island Packet

    Sofia Vergara arrives at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Brie Larson arrives at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

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  4. Oscars 2016: Live coverage of the 88th Academy AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | The Island Packet

    Hannah Bagshawe, left, and Eddie Redmayne arrive at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Chrissy Teigen, left, and John Legend arrive at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

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  5. a Spotlighta wins best ensemble at not-so-white SAG AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2016 | The Island Packet

    Laura Prepon, from left, Uzo Aduba, Dascha Polanco, and Selenis Leyva pose in the press room with the award for outstanding ensemble in a comedy series at the 22nd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in Los Angeles. Queen Latifah, left, and Laverne Cox attend the 22nd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in Los Angeles.

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  6. NFL will return to Los Angeles for 2016 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | The Island Packet

    A 21-year odyssey came to an end Tuesday when National Football League owners voted to allow the St. Louis Rams to move to Los Angeles for the 2016 season and gave the San Diego Chargers an option to join the Rams in Inglewood. Their home will ultimately be on site of the old Hollywood Park racetrack in Inglewood in what will be the league's biggest stadium, a low-slung, glass-roofed football palace with a projected opening in 2019 and a price tag that could approach $3 billion.

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  7. Playboy Mansion for sale but Hugh Hefner wants to stay putRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | The Island Packet

    Playboy magazine founder Hugh Hefner poses for photos at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles in 2010. The Playboy Mansion is up for sale but longtime resident Hefner wants to stay put.

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  8. Natalie Cole remembered with mix of music and laughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | The Island Packet

    The casket of singer Natalie Cole is carried out of the West Los Angeles Church of God during funeral services on Monday. Singer Stevie Wonder arrives for the funeral of fellow singer Natalie Cole at the West Los Angeles Church of God on Monday.

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  9. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | The Island Packet

    On Jan. 11, 1964, U.S. Surgeon General Luther Terry issued "Smoking and Health," a report which concluded that "cigarette smoking contributes substantially to mortality from certain specific diseases and to the overall death rate." In 1913, the first enclosed sedan-type automobile, a Hudson, went on display at the 13th National Automobile Show in New York.

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  10. David Bowie, barrier-breaking rock star and actor, dies at 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | The Island Packet

    David Bowie was among the iconic performers at Live Aid famine relief concert at Wembley Stadium in London, England July 13, 1985. David Bowie was a major cultural influence, particularly in his native Britain.

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  11. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | The Island Packet

    On Jan. 9, 1916, the World War I Battle of Gallipoli ended after eight months with an Ottoman Empire victory as Allied forces withdrew. In 1861, Mississippi became the second state to secede from the Union, the same day the Star of the West, a merchant vessel bringing reinforcements and supplies to Federal troops at Fort Sumter, South Carolina, retreated because of artillery fire.

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  12. L.A. accusations against Bill Cosby could figure in Pennsylvania caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | The Island Packet

    Actor and comedian Bill Cosby is helped as he leaves after a court appearance on Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015, in Elkins Park, Pa. Cosby was arrested and charged with drugging and sexually assaulting a woman at his home in January 2004.

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  13. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | The Island Packet

    On Dec. 30, 1940, California's first freeway, the Arroyo Seco Parkway connecting Los Angeles and Pasadena, was officially opened. In 1853, the United States and Mexico signed a treaty under which the U.S. agreed to buy some 45,000 square miles of land from Mexico for $10 million in a deal known as the Gadsden Purchase.

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  14. The Force Awakens: Theaters across Beaufort County selling tickets early for Star Wars openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | The Island Packet

    Stormtroopers walk the red carpet at the Hollywood premiere of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" on Monday in Los Angeles. John Boyega arrives at the world premiere of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" at the TCL Chinese Theatre on Monday in Los Angeles.

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  15. Cheers for familiar, new a Star Warsa characters at premiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | The Island Packet

    Mark Hamill arrives at the world premiere of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" at the TCL Chinese Theatre on Monday in Los Angeles. Hamill plays the role of Luke Skywalker in the film.

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  16. Marilyn Monroe Post Office? Rep tries again to rename California buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | The Island Packet

    The Civic Center Van Nuys Post Office could easily be named for a homegrown Hollywood star like Robert Redford, Natalie Wood or Jane Russell. But U.S. Rep. Tony Cardenas is trying for the second time to rename it after bombshell Marilyn Monroe, once a student at Van Nuys High School.

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  17. The Latest: Janney, Louis-Dreyfus tag-team Emmy questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2015 | The Island Packet

    Actresses Niecy Nash, left, and Allison Janney pose together at the 67th Emmy Awards Performers Nominee Reception at the Pacific Design Center on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, in West Hollywood, Calif.

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