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City attorney targets church-owned gang stronghold to stem violence in South L.A.

City attorney targets church-owned gang stronghold to stem violence in South L.A.

Pastor Kenneth Little unlocks Ebenezer Baptist Church in South Los Angeles. The L.A. city attorney has sued the church in order to address gang violence at a church-owned property across the street. (Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times)

Pastor Kenneth …

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Fox News said Trump spent the weekend ‘working at the White House.’ He was at his golf club.

Fox News said Trump spent the weekend ‘working at the White House.’ He was at his golf club.

The alert from Fox News went out at 5:30 p.m. Sunday.

“PRESIDENT TRUMP SPENDING WEEKEND WORKING AT THE WHITE HOUSE,” the chyron announced, under an image of the White House presumably captured just minutes before.

The timing of the tweet …

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LINDA C. BLACK HOROSCOPES for 3/28/17

LINDA C. BLACK HOROSCOPES for 3/28/17

Today’s Birthday (03/28/17). Negotiate win-win bargains this year. Take your partnership to the next level. Investigate unexplored territory. Community changes require adaptation this August, before creativity and passion build to a crescendo. Shared finances grow for the year following October. …

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Godolphin badly need winners at Royal Ascot after exit of John Ferguson

Godolphin badly need winners at Royal Ascot after exit of John Ferguson

With the Queen having commented on the “very sombre national mood” just three days before attending Royal Ascot’s opening day for the 64th year running, the results of the races at Flat racing’s most famous meeting will seem more inconsequential …

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What we learned from USA’s qualifiers: the case for and against Pulisic

What we learned from USA’s qualifiers: the case for and against Pulisic

The right line was drawn under Klinsmann era

In a lot of ways Bruce Arena inherited a very generous brief from Jürgen Klinsmann. After the leaking away of the German’s authority, the two losses that opened World Cup qualifying had …

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B.C. man deported for failing to mention brother was alleged terrorist linked to Pakistan hotel bombing

B.C. man deported for failing to mention brother was alleged terrorist linked to Pakistan hotel bombing

Recovery efforts after a suicide truck bombing caused damage outside the Marriott Hotel September 21, 2008 in Islamabad, Pakistan

A Kamloops man was deported to his native Pakistan earlier this month for failing to tell Canadian officials that his brother …

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Congressional shooter James Hodgkinson was abusive alcoholic, foster daughter told judge before her overdose death

Congressional shooter James Hodgkinson was abusive alcoholic, foster daughter told judge before her overdose death

Hodgkinson had a long history of outspoken support of progressive, left-leaning political causes. (June 14, 2017)

Teenager Cathy Rainbolt told a judge her foster father hit her in the face when she failed to mow the lawn correctly. She got …

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IAS success story: How a rickshaw puller empowered his son Govind Jaiswal

IAS success story: How a rickshaw puller empowered his son Govind Jaiswal

Hailing from the holy city of Varanasi, Narayan Jaiswal – a rickshaw puller – who earns his livelihood by pedalling his rickshaw proved this. But Narayan had made up his mind to change the destiny of his children at least. …

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A music critic goes to ‘Hamilton’

A music critic goes to ‘Hamilton’

‘Hamilton’ at the PrivateBank Theatre

At times, "Hamilton" is one of those rare plays that makes you think that Broadway may yet use the language of contemporary music as something more than just an add-on or a flavor. At other …

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Architect of back-to-back state titles at Eastside Prep a ‘life coach’

Architect of back-to-back state titles at Eastside Prep a ‘life coach’

Jose Carlos Fajardo / Bay Area News Group Eastside College Prep head coach Donovan Blythe watches his player on the court against Rolling Hills Prep in the second period of the CIF state Division V girls basketball championship game at …

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