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  1. AVP: Emily Day, Brittany Hochevar claim second Manhattan Beach Open in a rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | LA Daily News

    MANHATTAN BEACH >> When the matchup for the women's final of the Manhattan Beach Open on Sunday became clear, it seemed No. 2-seeded Emily Day and Brittany Hochevar might have a somewhat easy time defending their title because they were going to take on the 15th-seeded team of Nicole Branagh and Brandie Wilkerson.

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  2. Phil Dalhausser, Nick Lucena sweep three matches at Manhattan Beach OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | LA Daily News

    MANHATTAN BEACH >> Phil Dalhausser and Nick Lucena did not compete in the Hermosa Beach Open in July because they were in Poland toiling in an FIVB event. Apparently, they have not been affected by any long-distance travel because they won all three of their matches Friday on the first day of main-draw action at the Manhattan Beach Open.

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  3. Beach volleyball foursome enshrined on Manhattan Beach PierRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | LA Daily News

    MANHATTAN BEACH >> While players down on the sand Thursday were trying to qualify to get into the main draw of this week's Manhattan Beach Open, four rather terrific beach volleyball players were up on the pier for the Walk of Fame ceremony honoring their 2016 championships at the granddaddy of them all. Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson, and Emily Day and Brittany Hochevar were the happy recipients of plaques they could take home.

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  4. Man falls off crane, dies at Port of LA after car chase through Long Beach, TorranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | LA Daily News

    A man who climbed a huge gantry crane at the Port of Los Angeles after he jumped from a stolen SUV at the end of a lengthy police chase fell to his death late Wednesday.  After an hours-long standoff, TV news reports showed the man had fallen to his death about 9:20 p.m. Earlier, the man had removed all of his clothing while perched atop crane 87, which skies more than 100 feet high inside the West Basin Shipping Terminal. The port terminal was evacuated and shut down shortly after the man drove through a security gate at the entrance to the terminal, said Port of Los Angeles spokesman Phillip Sanfield.

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  5. Man climbs crane at Port of Los Angeles after car chase through Long Beach, TorranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | LA Daily News

    A man who evaded authorities twice in a stolen SUV on Wednesday wound up at the Port of Los Angeles, climbing a more than 100-foot high crane inside the West Basin Shipping Terminal. The incident is still unfolding on live television, with helicopters overhead.

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  6. 19-year-old man killed in 405 Freeway crash in TorranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | LA Daily News

    A male was killed when he crashed his vehicle through a construction enclosure on the 405 Freeway in Torrance and then into a construction vehicle, authorities said today. A 19-year-old motorist was killed when his car slammed through a construction zone on the 405 Freeway in Torrance and crashed into a parked three-axle crane truck, the California Highway Patrol said Monday.

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  7. Male killed in 405 Freeway crash in TorranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | LA Daily News

    A male was killed when he crashed his vehicle through a construction enclosure on the 405 Freeway in Torrance and then into a construction vehicle, authorities said today. The crash was reported at 10:35 p.m. Sunday on the northbound San Diego Freeway at Crenshaw Boulevard, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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  8. 10 of the best breweries to get craft beer in Los Angeles CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | LA Daily News

    Eagle Rock Brewery in Eagle Rock, CA. on Thursday, August 10, 2017. Culver City-based Richard Guzman and Torrance-based Nick Green teamed up to create a highly subjective list of 10 recommended-in-no-particular-order Los Angeles County breweries based on tasting room atmosphere and beer quality, while attempting to ensure that all areas of greater Los Angeles are represented.

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  9. Carson man killed after hit by suspected street racer in RosewoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 29 | LA Daily News

    LOS ANGELES >> A 26-year-old motorist was killed when another driver, while racing with another motorist, ran a red light in the Rosewood community of unincorporated Los Angeles and struck his car, the California Highway Patrol said Saturday. The allegedly speeding motorist, who was driving a 2013 Dodge, suffered moderate injuries and was later arrested.

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  10. Netflixa s a Incredible Jessica Jamesa all about its appealing star WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | LA Daily News

    Boone and Jessica James in the film “The Incredible Jessica James” on Netflix. Photo courtesy of Netflix Essentially, Netflix's film “The Incredible Jessica James” is a pleasing showcase for the many talents of Jessica Williams.

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  11. Brian Ortega, body and mind healed, returns at UFC 214Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 26 | LA Daily News

    His labrum and torn ligaments were reattached to the bone, the cost of doing business in MMA and a heated training session with a Gracie - aka the first family of Brazilian jiu-jitsu. As Ortega endured weeks upon weeks of mending and tedious rehab, he was forced off the mat and thrust into the role of spectator.

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  12. Could it rain today in Southern California?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | LA Daily News

    NWS forecasters set the chance of showers and thunderstorms in Los Angeles County at 20 percent this afternoon and again tonight, although the chance may rise to 25 percent to 30 percent in the San Gabriel Mountains and the Antelope Valley, said NWS meteorologist Kathy Hoxsie, adding that precipitation this morning as well is not totally outside the realm of possibility. The expected precipitation will be the product of monsoonal moisture out of Arizona and Baja California combined with a ridge of high pressure over the Four Corners region of the Western United States and instability in the atmosphere, she said.

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  13. Emily Day, Brittany Hochevar dominate to win AVP Hermosa Beach Open finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | LA Daily News

    HERMOSA BEACH >> Top-seeded Brittany Hochevar and Emily Day lost the first set to Geena Urango and Angela Bensend in their quarterfinal match Saturday at the Hermosa Beach Open. Hochevar and Day must have learned something from that, because they won the next two sets to advance to the semifinals, then defeated fourth-seeded Urango and Bensend in straight sets - 21-17, 21-13 - in Sunday's championship match in front of 2,800 on Stadium Court.

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  14. Hochevar and Day advance to AVP semifinals at Hermosa BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 22 | LA Daily News

    Emily Day dives to make a save in the quarter finals of the AVP Hermosa Beach Open on Saturday, July 22, 2017. Emily Day and partner Brittany Hochevar beat Angela Bensend and Geena Urango 19-21, 21-18 and 15-12.

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  15. Manhattan Beacha s David Hadley announces 2018 run for governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | LA Daily News

    The Manhattan Beach businessman and Republican has launched a David Hadley for governor website . He joins Republican businessman John Cox, Assemblyman Travis Allen, Democratic Lt.

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  16. Sen. Kamala Harris leads rally against GOP healthcare bill at Harbor-UCLA Medical CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | LA Daily News

    U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris speaks at a rally against the GOP health care bill at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. Monday, July 3, 2017.

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  17. 2 South Bay refineries report hazardous materials spills on same dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | LA Daily News

    Refineries in Wilmington and Torrance reported separate hazardous materials releases on the same day this week, with at least 100 pounds of hydrogen sulfide released in the Harbor Area incident and a crude oil spill of about 30 gallons reported from a Van Ness Avenue pipeline. Both incidents occurred Monday against a backdrop of unplanned flaring events, including three in Torrance within about 24 hours that continued into Tuesday afternoon, according to the South Coast Air Quality Management District.

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  18. Heat wave keeps Southern California sweatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | LA Daily News

    On the ninth day of the region's heat wave, a red flag warning signifying a high risk of wildfire will be in force today in the L.A. County portion of the San Gabriel Mountains, an area that also includes the Angeles National Forest. The warning will be in effect for 12 hours beginning at 9 a.m. as a result of high winds, low humidity, dry vegetation and high heat, said the National Weather Service.

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  19. Fathera s Day: These spelling bee helpers love being D-A-D-SRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | LA Daily News

    Happy Randhawa gives 11-year-old daughter, Aisha, a high five as the two work on their nightly spelling practice at their Corona home on Thursday, June 15, 2017. Happy spends countless hours preparing Aisha for next year's spelling bee contest.

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  20. Vic Edelbrock Jr., 1936-2017: Built Torrance high-performance auto parts company into industry giantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | LA Daily News

    Vic Edelbrock Jr., who spent five decades at the helm of the Torrance-based company started by his father and was considered a visionary in the high-performance auto parts industry, has died. He was 80. Edelbrock passed away Friday at his home in Rolling Hills from what a company Facebook post attributed to complications from a recent cold.

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