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  1. The driver in fatal human smuggling operation has been indicted in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Los Angeles Times

    The driver of a tractor-trailer packed with people illegally entering the United States in an alleged human smuggling operation was indicted Wednesday on charges related to the deaths of 10 people inside. James Matthew Bradley Jr. was indicted Wednesday by a federal grand jury in San Antonio on five counts, including a count of illegally transporting immigrants for financial gain, resulting in death, and a separate count of conspiracy to transport immigrants illegally.

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  2. After years of toil, the Angels' Parker Bridwell is seeing things break his wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Los Angeles Times

    In his tiny hometown in West Texas, the Angels' Parker Bridwell was a three-sport star for the remarkably named Hereford Whitefaces, so called because of the cattle breed from which the town took its name. In the fall, he played football.

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  3. From 'Arrival' to 'Moonlight' to 'Silence,' a look at the first frame of 9 films meant to pull you inRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    "Our characters dream big, so it was important that the film start with a bang," says "La La Land" editor Tom Cross. "Our characters dream big, so it was important that the film start with a bang," says "La La Land" editor Tom Cross.

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  4. Michael Shannon connected to his 'Nocturnal Animals' lawman character from the get-goRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    Michael Shannon says of his Oscar-nominated role as West Texas detective Bobby Andes in "Nocturnal Animals," "With [fictional] characters like that, you can let your subconscious dictate where you go. It's kind of liberating."

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  5. Stock market steadies as Trump gets down to businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    When Donald Trump took the presidential oath Friday, the stock market was trading modestly higher with the Dow Jones industrial average up 97 points. By the closing bell, the Dow had gained 94.85 points to 19,827.25, and that was enough to snap the Dow's string of five consecutive losing sessions as Wall Street headed into the weekend holding its collective breath over what President Trump will do next.

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  6. Realism or cliche? Hollywood struggles to get the working class rightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    THE WORKING MAN IS BATTERED and bruised, celebrated and misunderstood. He is stoic and brash.

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  7. How much will really change for the West's oil and gas industry under Trump?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    The election of Donald Trump has thrilled many people across the West's oil and gas industry who say his promises to roll back regulations will free it from unfair and unnecessary obstacles imposed by President Obama . "If the Trump administration does nothing but stop being hostile to us, we'll be happy," Kathleen Sgamma, president of Western Energy Alliance, said.

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  8. As the setting for 'Nocturnal Animals' and 'Hell or...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Ben Foster,left, and Chris Pine in "Hell or High Water," set in a bleak and foreboding West Texas. That, at least, seems to be the message of a couple of current films and several older movies either shot, or set, in the area.

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  9. Taylor Sheridan delves into personal and social themes with 'Hell or High Water'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    After his pitch for "Hell or High Water" was rejected several times, screenwriter Taylor Sheridan felt "tremendous freedom to break a lot of rules ... because I was absolutely convinced no one would ever make it." After his pitch for "Hell or High Water" was rejected several times, screenwriter Taylor Sheridan felt "tremendous freedom to break a lot of rules ... because I was absolutely convinced no one would ever make it."

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  10. The heart of a film often comes down to one key sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    In Tom Ford's "Nocturnal Animals," Jake Gyllenhaal and Aaron Taylor-Johnson play victim and terrorizer. It's that signature moment in a movie.

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  11. 'Hell or High Water' shows the bigotry, violence, poverty and quiet love in the world, cast saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    The stars of "Hell or High Water," from left, Ben Foster, Jeff Bridges and Chris Pine, have seen just how relevant its message of economic desperation has become. The stars of "Hell or High Water," from left, Ben Foster, Jeff Bridges and Chris Pine, have seen just how relevant its message of economic desperation has become.

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  12. Tom Ford's skillful meta-thriller 'Nocturnal Animals' revisits a broken marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    A corrosively beautiful cocktail of a thriller, Tom Ford's "Nocturnal Animals" tells three interwoven stories, all of them concerning roughly the same characters, but each one set in a different time and place. One story unfolds under the dim lights and dreary pretensions of the Los Angeles art scene, populated by nipped-and-tucked vampires who are meant to represent the city's jaded cultural elite.

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  13. 'American Honey,' 'Voyage of Time and more critics' picks, Oct. 14-20Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    The Age of Shadows Kim Jee-woon tones down the ultra-violence of "I Saw the Devil" with this thrillingly taut and intricate 1920s spy yarn, which will represent South Korea in the Oscar race for best foreign-language film. NR. American Honey This wild, unruly and astonishingly beautiful fourth feature from "Fish Tank" director Andrea Arnold earns its 162-minute running time as it follows a teenager who embraces the thrill and adventure of the open road.

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