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USS McCampbell is underway in formation with other 4 ships during Talisman Sabre 2019.

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USS McCampbell is underway in formation with other 4 ships during Talisman Sabre 2019.

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Rellen in Los Angeles 1992

A Sailor checks the ship’s hourly position on the voyage management system in the ship’s bridge.

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A Sailor checks the ship’s hourly position on the voyage management system in the ship’s bridge.

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Los Angeles Pelicans (Trending Twitter Topics from 06.07.2019)

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Los Angeles Pelicans (Trending Twitter Topics from 06.07.2019)

Rain On Our Parade

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Fernando's Bar, S. Los Angeles

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Astonishing encounter with a nearly human-size jellyfish

UK TV host and wildlife biologist Lizzie Daly and her crew were diving off the southwestern coast of England as part of their Wild Ocean Week initiative when they met this magnificent and massive barrel jellyfish. Typically, barrel jellyfish aren't bigger than meter long but this one was closer to 1.5 meters. From The Guardian:

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11 hurt in roof collapse at Gardena casino

Officials are investigating after a roof collapsed at a Gardena casino Monday morning, injuring 11 people, the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.

Firefighters arrived at the Lucky Lady Casino in the 1000 block of Rosecrans Avenue at 10:16 a.m. after the roof of the main lobby fell onto customers,...

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CBS’ ‘Big Brother’ Tops Sunday Ratings; ‘Celebrity Family Feud’ Slips But ABC Game Shows Win Night

Big Brother continues to captivate Sunday audiences with its household antics, winning the night in the primetime ratings with a 1.0 rating in the adults 18-49 demographic and 4.29 million viewers. The CBS reality competition has managed to hold steady week-to-week on the multiple nights it plays. It was ABC however that topped all networks Sunday, […]

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Pranksters on sidewalk trip over nothing, surprising onlookers

As innocent people sat on a sidewalk bench in Beirut, pranksters walked by them, tripping over nothing. The pranksters were spaced out through the flow of pedestrian traffic, to make it seem more real. The people who saw the trippers were mystified.

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Travel is all about humiliations-, and that's a good thing

When you talk about the joys of travel, be sure to count all the humiliations you encounter too. After all, nothing worthwhile is ever easy, right?

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Social Media Personality Arrested for Sexual Assault

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department's Robbery Homicide Division detectives have made an arrest in connection to a recent sexual assault incident. On Friday, July 12, 2019, around 5 a.m., LAPD, Robbery-Homicide Division Detectives arrested social media personality "Ray...

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Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello Faces Calls to Resign Over Leaked Group Chat Containing Homophobic, Misogynistic, and Profane Comments

Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello is facing calls to resign after conversations from a private chat group administrated by Rossello revealed misogynistic, homophobic, and profane comments. The group chat, on the messenger app Telegram, include 11 political figures close to Rossello, including Christian Sobrino, the government’s chief financial officer, and Luis Gerardo Rivera Marín, the […]

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Onetime Groucho Marx home fetches nearly $3.7 million

A Hollywood Regency-inspired traditional once owned by the late Groucho Marx, of the sibling comedy team the Marx Brothers, has sold in Hollywood Hills West for $3.679 million.

The cigar-chomping comic actor bought the home in 1946, the same year he starred in “A Night in Casablanca.” He sold the...

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California Inc.: Black market for wildlife thrives on Facebook, Instagram

Welcome to California Inc., the weekly newsletter of the L.A. Times Business Section.

I'm Business columnist David Lazarus, and here's a rundown of upcoming stories this week and the highlights of last week.

Investors are feeling a tail wind after stocks ended higher last week amid renewed

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Money & Company

California continues to show the nation the absurdity and unfairness of money bail

Bail was set at a stunning $25 million for Naason Joaquin Garcia after he was arrested last month at Los Angeles International Airport on charges of human trafficking and forcing children to perform sex acts. The presumably unattainable amount was sure to keep him behind bars for however long it...

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Joe Biden unveils his alternative to ‘Medicare for all’

Joe Biden unveiled a robust plan to expand Obamacare by adding a public program that all Americans could choose, as the former vice president argued Monday that medical insurance can be made universally accessible without scrapping the nation’s current model of delivering healthcare.

The Biden...

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Kamala Harris Makes Her Case

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Postcard from Los Angeles

From the Archives: The 1976 Chowchilla bus kidnapping

On July 15, 1976, three gunmen kidnapped 26 children and their driver off a Chowchilla, Calif., school bus.

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Interesting Facts (if they're true)

Since nobody actually fact-checks anymore or when they do people ignore the facts, I thought I would post this.

There’s a diner in West LA called “Café

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By Ken Levine

Dodgers overcome bullpen stumble to outlast Red Sox over 12 innings

After five-plus hours and another bullpen letdown and wasted golden late-inning opportunities on both sides, the Dodgers, resolute and relentless, wore down the Boston Red Sox in a 7-4, 12-inning win Sunday night to claim the three-game series between last fall’s World Series participants.

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Remains found in Oregon likely those of ‘Seinfield’ actor Charles Levin

Authorities believe they have found the remains of missing Hollywood actor Charles Levin in a remote area of southern Oregon, according to local officials.

Levin was reported missing from Grants Pass by his son on July 8, said local news station KTVL. The son, who lives in L.A.,

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Woman’s body found in Pasadena parking lot

Police are investigating a potential homicide after the body of a 69-year-old woman was found in a Pasadena parking lot Sunday afternoon, according to authorities.

The death was first reported at 3 p.m. near a medical building at 50 Alessandro Place, Pasadena Police Department Lt. Mark Goodman...

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What’s on TV Monday: ‘Molly of Denali’ on PBS

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Molly of Denali This new animated kids show features a Native American character (voice of Sovereign Bill), a 10-year-old Alaska resident whose natural curiosity leads her and her friends to explore the wonders of her state. Lorne Cardinal and Ron Harris also are in the voice cast. Mondays...

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Mauna Kea telescope project faces activist protests

Scientists hope the massive telescope they plan to build atop Hawaii's highest peak, a world-renowned location for astronomy, will help them peer back to the time just after the Big Bang and answer fundamental questions about the universe.

But the site where they plan to build is considered sacred...

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Barry, now a tropical depression, soaks much of Louisiana while sparing New Orleans

Barry continued to soak Louisiana and Mississippi as it weakened to a tropical depression Sunday over Northwestern Louisiana. While the low-lying city of New Orleans appeared to have dodged a catastrophic deluge, the National Hurricane Center warned of tornadoes, gale-force winds and “dangerous,...

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Matt Thaiss wraps up big weekend with home run heroics in Angels’ win

Rookie Matt Thaiss hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the eighth inning, and the Los Angeles Angels completed a three-game sweep of the Seattle Mariners with a 6-3 victory on Sunday.

Mike Trout left the game before the third inning due to right calf tightness, but the Angels (48-46) kept rolling...

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