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  1. Los Angeles sewage spill shuts down beaches 20 miles awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " At least 1.5 million gallons of sewage spewed from a 90-year-old pipe that burst in an industrial area near downtown Los Angeles, leading beaches to close 20 miles downriver in Long Beach, officials said Tuesday. The top of the 60-inch underground sewer pipe collapsed Monday afternoon, causing a blockage and forcing it to overflow and belch a stinky sludge onto streets and into drains that flow into the concrete-bottomed Los Angeles River.

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  2. Lions Gate to buy cable channel Starz in $4.4 billion dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Film and TV studio Lions Gate says it is buying cable channel Starz in a deal worth $4.4 billion. Lions Gate is the company behind "The Hunger Games" movies and the "Orange Is The New Black" TV series.

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  3. The Latest: Gangster 'Whitey' Bulger's items go to auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " The Latest on the upcoming auction of items owned by Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger and his longtime girlfriend : Federal authorities are getting ready to auction off items belonging to Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger to raise money for his victims. The auction will be held Saturday at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.

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  4. Items owned by gangster 'Whitey' Bulger to be auctionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Some things seem to capture the public perception of gangster James "Whitey" Bulger's life: a sterling silver "psycho killer" skull ring, a rat-shaped pencil holder, a stack of books about the mafia. But others tell of a mundane, domestic life in hiding with his longtime girlfriend: a coffee pot, a muffin pan, a few dozen T-shirts and pajamas.

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  5. The Latest: Man charged after guns found before gay eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " The Latest on an Indiana man arrested in Southern California with three assault rifles and chemicals used to make explosives. : An Indiana man has been charged with felony weapons violations after California authorities say he was found with three assault rifles and explosive chemicals in his car ahead of a major gay pride parade.

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  6. The Latest: Man said he wanted to harm LA-area gay prideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " The Latest on the arrest of an armed man who told police he was heading to a gay pride parade : A heavily armed man who told police he was heading to a Los Angeles-area gay pride parade was first spotted by Santa Monica residents who thought he looked suspicious. Heriberto Gomez, a lifelong resident who says he watches over the neighborhood, stepped outside at 3 a.m. Sunday and saw the man's white sedan parked in the wrong direction on the street.

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  7. Bernie Sanders says he will 'continue the fight' in the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Bernie Sanders says he will 'continue the fight' in the last primary of the Democratic campaign next week in Washington, D.C. SANTA MONICA, Calif.

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  8. Check-in Desk: 5 places to stop on LA's Expo lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Los Angeles' long-awaited Metro Expo line extension nowconnects Downtown to Santa Monica, meaning you no longer need a car to get around and see the sights. Home to the Lakers, Clippers and the Kings, the Staples Center is a great place to catch a game while you're in LA.

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  9. Actress Beth Howland, who played Vera on 'Alice,' dies at 74Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " The actress who was best known for her role as a ditzy waitress on the 1970s and '80s CBS sitcom "Alice" has died. Beth Howland was 74. Her husband, actor Charles Kimbrough, tells The Associated Press that Howland died of lung cancer in Santa Monica, California, on Dec. 31. He says there was no funeral or memorial service and "that was her choice."

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  10. Revamped LAX awaits KiwisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Los Angeles Airport is promising an improved experience for passengers as it finishes a series of projects in a multi-billion dollar upgrade. Over a 15-year period starting in 2008, the Los Angeles City-owned having US$14 billion spent on renovation and rebuilding.

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  11. Ryan Gosling confirms baby news: 'I live with angels'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    A birth certificate obtained by editors at TMZ.com suggested the pair became parents again on April 29, when little Amada Lee Gosling was born at Providence St. John's Health Center in Santa Monica, California. Representatives for the private pair still haven't commented on the news, but Gosling acknowledged the baby news during a brief chat with Entertainment Tonight reporter Cameron Mathison at the Hollywood premiere of his new movie The Nice Guys , co-starring Russell Crowe.

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  12. Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling secretly welcome second childRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    The Training Day star reportedly gave birth to a baby girl, which they have named Amada Lee Gosling, late last month. A birth certificate obtained by TMZ shows the little one - who is a younger sister to the couple's other daughter, Esmeralda, 19 months - was born just after eight in the morning on April 29 at Providence St. John's Health Centre in Santa Monica, California.

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  13. US actress, an ex-refugee, sets out to help Syrian migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Milana Vayntrub plays giddy and goofy roles, but she was fidgety and troubled as she tried to relax on a recent vacation in Greece. The actress best known for her role as the chirpy, blue-shirted "Lily" in a popular series of AT&T commercials was a toddler when her parents fled Uzbekistan as refugees in 1989.

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  14. Hulu will offer live-streaming service in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Hulu will offer a live-streaming service in 2017 that will offer a mix of cable and broadcast programming as well as news, sports and events. That pits the streaming service against similar offerings from Dish's Sling TV and Sony's PlayStation Vue as more and more Americans shift to watching TV online.

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  15. The Latest: Whitey Bulger's girlfriend gets more prison timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " The Latest on the sentence of the Catherine Greig, the longtime girlfriend of gangster James "Whitey" Bulger : The longtime girlfriend of gangster James "Whitey" Bulger has been sentenced to an additional 21 months in prison for refusing to testify before a grand jury investigating whether other people helped Bulger while he was a fugitive. Catherine Greig already is serving an eight-year prison term for helping Bulger evade capture during the couple's 16 years on the run together.

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  16. Gangster's girlfriend faces more prison time for contemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Prosecutors will ask a federal judge to sentence the longtime girlfriend of Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger to three more years in prison for refusing to testify about whether anyone else helped Bulger after he fled the city. Catherine Greig already is serving an 8-year sentence for helping Bulger during his 16 years on the run.

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  17. Gangster's girlfriend faces sentencing on contempt chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " A woman who spent 16 years on the run with Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger faces sentencing this week for refusing to testify before a grand jury investigating whether other people helped Bulger as a fugitive. Catherine Greig is already serving an eight-year prison term for helping Bulger avoid capture.

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  18. Coldplay frontman Chris Martin's 'wonderful' divorceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Chris Martin has described his relationship with Gwyneth Paltrow as a "very wonderful separation-divorce", after the pair "consciously uncoupled" in April last year. In an interview with the Sunday Times following the release of Coldplay's new album, A Head Full Of Dreams , Martin said that he had "lived a lot of life" since the two decided to go their separate ways.

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  19. Keith Emerson of Emerson, Lake and Palmer dies at 71Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Keith Emerson, the keyboardist and founding member of the 1970s progressive rock group Emerson, Lake and Palmer, died Thursday at home in Santa Monica, California. He was 71. "We ask that the family's privacy and grief be respected," the post read.

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  20. 3 days of mourning for former first lady Nancy Reagan beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Three days of formal mourning and solemn ceremonies for former first lady Nancy Reagan are set to begin Wednesday. A small ceremony in the morning for family and friends in Santa Monica, California will be followed by a motorcade leading to a public viewing in the afternoon at Simi Valley's Ronald Reagan Presidential Library that will continue on Thursday.

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