Los Angeles panel proposes homelessness emergency, funds

LOS ANGELES (AP) - It's no secret to people who walk or drive the streets of Los Angeles that homeless people - tens of thousands...suburbia.A graphic map published by the Los Angeles Times in June - and drawn from statistics...
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Los Angeles doctor delivers baby on flight from Taiwan

LOS ANGELES - A Los Angeles doctor returning from her honeymoon ended up delivering a baby on...didn't hesitate to help during the Air China flight from Taiwan to Los Angeles.Zen tells Los Angeles news station KABC-TV that flight attendants...
Planes clip each other on ground at Los Angeles airport

LOS ANGELES - Officials say two planes clipped each other while on the ground at Los Angeles International Airport, but no one was hurt.The City News Service reports...
Western US hit with blast of winter weather

LOS ANGELES - A wintry blast of air brought blizzard-like conditions Monday to parts...whipping up a damaging tornado in Central California and buffeting the Los Angeles area with gusts topping 70 mph, forecasters said.Drivers in Southern...
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Los Angeles council votes for $15 minimum wage

LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles City Council gave initial approval Tuesday to raising minimum pay...adding that "the minimum wage should not be a poverty wage in Los Angeles."The vote sends the measure to the city attorney to prepare a...
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Airliner returns to Los Angeles after lightning strike

LOS ANGELES - An Alaska Airlines plane carrying 159 passengers made a safe emergency landing in Los Angeles after it was struck by lightning.Airline...spokeswoman Bobbie Egan says the flight left Los Angeles International Airport around 12:40 p...
Land deal closes for planned NFL stadium near Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES - The San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders...Tuesday to building a new stadium near Los Angeles after a complex land deal was finalized...bring professional football back to the Los Angeles region, two decades after the departure...
LA mayor pitches 2024 Olympic bid to IOC president

LONDON - Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti took his city's...the U.S. Olympic Committee named Los Angeles as its candidate city as a replacement...Olympics loves the United States."Los Angeles, which hosted the 1932 and 1984 Games...
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USOC hopeful LA will bid for 2024 Games

...Olympic leaders are looking to Los Angeles as a bidder for the 2024 Olympics...long on controversy. So far, Los Angeles isn't showing any signs of those...of a USOC-commissioned poll of Los Angeles residents from earlier this month...
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Greinke gives up $71M, becomes free agent

...years of his contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday, giving up...which he will certainly reject. Los Angeles then would be eligible to receive...three-time All-Star, Greinke left the Los Angeles Angels at the end of the 2012 season...
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