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LA 13-year-old donates $13,000 to injured soldiers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — To celebrate the day he became a man, a Los Angeles 13-year-old donated a sizable chunk of his bar mitzvah gifts to help mend injured American war veterans and active duty […]

11/08/2012

Cal State mulls 3 fee hikes to push graduation

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California State University is considering three new fee hikes designed to push students to earn their degrees faster and open up more classroom seats and enrollment slots for new and existing […]

11/08/2012

The 15th Film Freak Thanksgiving Food Drive

This weekend Leo Quinones, host of the Film Freak Movie Talk Show, will attempt to raise 100,000 pounds of much-needed food for the LA Regional Food Bank. Leo is hoping that you will help contribute […]

11/08/2012

LA County voters mandate condom use on porn sets (audio)

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Los Angeles County voters approved a measure requiring porn performers to wear condoms while filming sex scenes, prompting a pledge by the adult entertainment industry to sue to overturn the measure. […]

11/08/2012

Here's how bad things have gotten for the Lakers

Just 5 games into an 82 game schedule and the guy who runs the Lakers has had to come out and say he’s not going to fire coach Mike Brown.  Jim Buss gave that ringing […]

11/08/2012

Judge rejects injunction against Dish DVR

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California judge has rejected a request for a preliminary injunction against Dish Network’s ad-skipping digital video recorder in a dispute that has pit broadcasters against a main distributor of […]

11/07/2012

2 injured in workplace stabbing near LA airport

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Police say a workplace argument led to a man slashing and stabbing two coworkers with a large knife or cutting instrument in an industrial area near Los Angeles International Airport. […]

11/07/2012

Man behind anti-Muslim film gets prison

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The California man behind an anti-Muslim film that roiled the Middle East was sentenced Wednesday to a year in prison for violating his probation stemming from a 2010 bank fraud conviction […]

11/07/2012

Mom of 'Modern Family' teen star accused of abuse

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The mother of “Modern Family” star Ariel Winter has temporarily lost custody of the actress amid claims she’s been physically and emotionally abusive to the teenager, court records show. The allegations […]

11/07/2012

Insurance broker charged with defrauding Tom Hanks

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A Southern California insurance broker was arrested Wednesday on allegations he overcharged Tom Hanks, musician Andy Summers and others hundreds of thousands of dollars for insurance premiums. Jerry B. Goldman, who […]

11/07/2012

Proposition 38 defeated, Proposition 30 trailing

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Proposition 38, one of two measures on today’s ballot that would increase taxes to increase funding for education, was defeated, while the second measure, Proposition 30 trailed in early returns. Proposition […]

11/06/2012

Voter turnout in LA County

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Voter turnout in Los Angeles County was about 32 percent as of 1 p.m. today, well behind the 43 percent turnout at the same time on Election Day 2008, according to […]

11/06/2012

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