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Viral video shows private security guard shooting pair of would-be robbers at Gardena 7-Eleven – Los Angeles Times

January 18, 2018 9:33:57 pm | 0 Comments

A dramatic surveillance video that shows a private security guard shooting two teenagers who tried to rob a 7-Eleven in Gardena went viral this week. The footage, captured on a Saturday night late last month, shows two 16-year-old males in hoodies enter the store with their hands in their sweatshirt pockets. Soon after, one hops…

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Jane Fonda Sells LA House at a Multimillion-Dollar Discount – WWD

January 18, 2018 9:31:25 pm | 0 Comments

With impressive canyon views, a glass elevator, an outdoor pavilion and sprawling terraces overlooking a solar heated pool, you might be mistaken for thinking that Jane Fonda’s multimillion-dollar modernist mansion would have been snapped up not long after it hit the market. For whatever reason, this was not the case despite the two-time Oscar winner…

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Hornqvist Gets 2 Goals As Penguins Beat Slumping Kings – CBS Los Angeles

January 18, 2018 9:22:50 pm | 0 Comments

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Patric Hornqvist scored two goals and Evgeni Malkin got the tiebreaking goal early in the third period of the Pittsburgh Penguins’ fifth win in six games, 3-1 over the slumping Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night. Casey DeSmith stopped 28 shots to earn his first NHL victory in his third career…

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LA Times Parent Company Launches Probe of Publisher Amid Sexual Harassment Claims – NBC Southern California

January 18, 2018 9:16:00 pm | 0 Comments

The parent company of the Los Angeles Times said Thursday it is investigating allegations of sexual harassment and inappropriate workplace conduct involving the paper’s publisher Ross Levinsohn. The alleged conduct all predated Levinsohn’s employment at the Times. The announcement from Tronc came after National Public Radio reported on its flagship news program “All Things Considered”…

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No Greenbacks at Tender Greens, Hot's Cools, Dine LA, Dine RB, and More – Easy Reader

January 18, 2018 9:01:26 pm | 0 Comments

 Added on January 18, 2018  Richard Foss  newsletter South Bay dining news for 18 January 2018 Briefly Brilliant… I-Naba opened in Manhattan Beach last April as an upscale take out sushi counter, but in September suddenly blossomed into a full omakase sushi restaurant serving only eight people at a time. It just as suddenly closed…

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Facial recognition now used to board British Airways passengers at LAX – KABC-TV

January 18, 2018 6:25:39 pm | 0 Comments

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Paperless boarding and seamless traveling – it’s how international British Airways passengers will now get on board at LAX. The futuristic machines at three British Airways self-service biometric boarding gates use facial recognition technology to get passengers on board, five at a time, without using a boarding ticket. “We know this…

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WE GET LETTERS: Week of Jan 18 | Opinion – The Beach Reporter … – Beach Reporter

January 18, 2018 3:42:33 pm | 0 Comments

About those benches About Manhattan Beach’s memorial benches: City Council needs to rethink and cancel this unnecessary program. There will still be just as many benches to sit on. The Beach Reporter can still write its bench vignettes. (The Beach Reporter, Jan. 10) Why continue the memorial purchase program? The original idea of “art benches”…

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Court ruling vindicates LA student who sued college for curbing his free speech – Fox News

January 18, 2018 2:50:45 pm | 0 Comments

Pierce College student, Kevin Shaw, 27, won his lawsuit against the Los Angeles Community College District after he was barred from passing out copies of the Constitution because he wasn’t in the designated “free speech zone” on campus.  ((Photo courtesy of Dawn Bowery/FIRE)) The Los Angeles college student who sued his school after they curbed…

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San Pedro Man Charged In Palos Verdes Home Invasion Robbery –

January 18, 2018 2:37:52 pm | 0 Comments

PALOS VERDES, CA – A San Pedro man was charged Thursday for his alleged role in a Rancho Palos Verdes home invasion robbery that occurred Dec. 9 in the 28000 block of Santona Drive. During the robbery, the male adult victim was tied up and robbed in his home, and a Porsche Cayman was stolen…

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Beach art- Trump-inspired art – Easy Reader

January 18, 2018 2:25:55 pm | 0 Comments

 Added on January 18, 2018  Ryan McDonald  Art , Hermosa Beach ShockBoxx on Cypress Avenue in Hermosa Beach hosted the opening night of “Enough!,” a politically themed art show on Jan. 6. The show featured paintings, photography, sculpture, mixed-media and assemblage from local artists and some from as far away as Chicago. Most of the…

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