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  1. Street racers arrested after 105 Freeway shut down attempt in South Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

    LOS ANGELES >> Amateur car racers tried to shut down a major freeway in South Los Angeles today, but ended up getting boxed in and arrested by a police show of force against the impromptu “Fast And Furious”-style rally. The Glenn Anderson Freeway was swarmed by officers from the California Highway Patrol, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department and Los Angeles Police Department during the incident, which also resulted in several high-speed chases.

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  2. Thousands join a Millions Marcha in Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

    LOS ANGELES >> Los Angeles police blocked traffic as about 5,000 demonstrators participated in a “Millions March for First Amendment Rights” today in the Fairfax and Miracle Mile districts of Los Angeles. Dozens of social media posts on the Internet said the march would be a peaceful protest to air claims of police misconduct in Ferguson, New York and Los Angeles.

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  3. Pet rescuer: A funny thing happened to Sherri Stankewitz in Long...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Press-Telegram

    Sherri Stankewitz, owner of West Coast Animal Rescue, sits with her dogs while at her kennel with more than 50 animals up for adoption in Long Beach on Tuesday, December 23, 2014. Stankewitz has been working in animal rescue for the past 20 years.

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  4. Autopsy in LAPD shooting of Ezell Ford to be releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Press-Telegram

    Mourners at the funeral service of Ezell Ford, 25, who was shot by police on August 11 after allegedly struggling with two officers in South Los Angeles, at the First AME Church in Los Angeles on August 30, 2014. LOS ANGELES >> After a week that saw police-community relations explode in New York City and nationwide, the Los Angeles Police Department will tomorrow release the autopsy report for the unarmed man shot and killed by police here last summer.

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  5. 2014 in review: Change comes to Long Beach governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Press-Telegram

    LONG BEACH >> It was a year of change in city government, with the ushering of a historic shift in the Mayor's Office and City Council, a budget surplus and plans for two major developments moving forward. Long Beach voters made history in June when they elected Mayor Robert Garcia as the city's first Latino and openly gay leader.

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  6. Strong winds hit Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Press-Telegram

    LOS ANGELES >> Winds gusts above 45 miles per hour lashed Southern California in the morning hours, but no wind-related power outages were reported by large utilities. In the three hours ending at about 9 a.m., strong winds out of the north were blowing through canyons and passes along Interstate 5 and Route 14, and in the Malibu area.

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  7. North Korea calls Obama a a monkeya in wake of hack attacks, a The InterviewaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Press-Telegram

    Moviegoers come out of the Crest Theater in Westwood after seeing “The Interview” on Christmas Day. SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea called President Barack Obama “a monkey” and blamed the U.S. on Saturday for shutting down its Internet amid the hacking row over the comedy “The Interview.” North Korea has denied involvement in a crippling cyberattack on Sony Pictures but has expressed fury over the comedy depicting an assassination of its leader Kim Jong Un.

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  8. Last-minute Christmas shopping leaves some retailers with record salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Press-Telegram

    Shoppers roam the Puente Hills Mall for after-Christmas deals in City of Industry on Friday, Dec. 26, 2014. Falling gas prices, rising consumer confidence and an expanding economy provided a late boost in holiday sales this year with an increasing piece of the action going to online retailers.

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  9. Grow Native Nursery is a gift to L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Press-Telegram

    Sandhill sagebrush has long been a favorite of native plant enthusiasts. Its flowers are nondescript, but its thin, silky gray foliar fingers and compact growth habit make it a suitable companion for all manner of vividly flowering, drought-tolerant selections.

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  10. 2014 movie year shows superheroes still a successful betRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Press-Telegram

    For about a month, it looked like the biggest movie story of 2014 was going to be Warner Bros. and Marvel's promises/threats to bury us in superhero blockbusters for the remainder of the decade.

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  11. At 89, enigmatic Angela Lansbury is back in the 'Spirit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Press-Telegram

    Angela Lansbury has settled in for a six-week run of Noel Coward's comedy "Blithe Spirit" at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles. This is the 89-year-old Lansbury's third time around with Coward's 1941 farce, which is propelled by a medium who accidentally conjures the ghost of a writer's precocious wife.

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  12. West Basin board elects new leadership; Gloria Gray says board committed to transparencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Press-Telegram

    With two newcomers taking seats after a tumultuous past year, the governing board of the West Basin Municipal Water District has elected new leadership for 2015. Gloria Gray was selected president on Monday, replacing Director Donald Dear in that role on the board, which guides the Carson-based water wholesaler that serves nearly 1 million people from Malibu to the Palos Verdes Peninsula.

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  13. a Nightcrawler,a a Vicea and a Gamblera highlight the magic of filming in Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Press-Telegram

    Woody Allen famously got a lot of laughs at the expense of Los Angeles in his 1977 best picture Oscar winner “Annie Hall.” At one point, his character disparages the city's inconsistent architecture. While he may be a funny man and a great filmmaker, the New York City native has always been shortsighted when it comes to L.A. Coming from the “cement canyons and concrete” of New York about 20 years ago, Dan Gilroy says he “found an untamed quality to Los Angeles that was physically beautiful.” Gilroy is the writer-director of “Nightcrawler,” one of three recent films that explore the L.A. landscape within their stories.

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  14. Review: a Selmaa a stirring Martin Luther King Jr. history lessonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Press-Telegram

    Playing: ArcLight Hollywood; AMC Century City 15; Pacific The Grove 14, Los Angeles; Landmark, West Los Angeles; Cinemark Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza 15. “Selma” is all that you'd expect from a stirring depiction of one of Martin Luther King Jr.'s key civil rights campaigns from the 1960s. Righteousness is tried and vindicated, racism is hatefully depicted and ultimately overcome and rhetoric soars.

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  15. Drink your meal at Blind Donkey whiskey bar in Long BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Press-Telegram

    The Blind Donkey, let me say from the outset, is not a restaurant. It's a drinking place in polite parlance that has roots in the world of speakeasies.

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  16. Thieves caught on video stealing packages in San PedroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Press-Telegram

    For Colleen Watkins-Perez, it was a box of $160 Bandolino boots. For Alisha Gravett, it was a $200 shot glass display case.

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  17. Female motorcycle clubs are giving the bike scene a new faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Press-Telegram

    The girls motorcycle club members Melissa Hove,left, and Jamie Dempsey, of the Venice Vixens, as they hosted a fundraiser at the Deus Ex Machina . Venice Calif.,Sunday November 16 2014.

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  18. Sonya s controversial a The Interviewa to open in North HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Press-Telegram

    As Sony announced that it would be screening its controversial film “The Interview” after all, one of the first theater chains to announce that it would show the movie was Laemmle Theatres. Laemmle said on Twitter that while “other film commitments” prevented them from showing “The Interview” on its former Dec. 25 opening day, it “will likely start” screening the film on Dec. 31 at the company's NoHo 7 theaters , 5240 Lankershim Blvd. in North Hollywood.

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  19. Strong winds to batter Southern California through ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Press-Telegram

    Strong winds will buffet much of the Southland today, particularly mountain regions, and last through Christmas afternoon, raising fears of severed tree limbs and downed power lines, National Weather Service forecasters said. A wind advisory will be in effect until 3 this afternoon in the San Fernando, San Gabriel and Santa Clarita valleys and the Los Angeles coastal zone, which includes beach cities, metropolitan Los Angeles, downtown L.A. and the Hollywood Hills.

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  20. Former ABC executive Brandon Stoddard dies at 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Press-Telegram

    LOS ANGELES >> Brandon Stoddard, who as president of ABC Entertainment oversaw the creation of shows such as “thirtysomething” and “The Wonder Years” and helped develop the miniseries “Roots,” died Monday. He was 77. Stoddard, who was inducted into the Television Academy's Hall of Fame earlier this year, joined ABC Television in 1970 and became president of ABC Entertainment in 1985.

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