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Hong Kong police fire tear gas, rubber bullets at protesters; China extradition bill is delayed

People have massed outside Hong Kong government headquarters to oppose the extradition bill, the largest protest since pro-democracy demonstrations in 2014.

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California Gov. Gavin Newsom and legislators are at odds over spending to address homelessness

Gov. Gavin Newsom and legislative leaders haven't yet agreed on how to spend $650 million earmarked to fight homelessness.

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Towing a car can be financially ruinous. Should California cities do it anyway?

A bill proposed in Sacramento would stop cities from towing cars that have been left on the street for 72 hours or have five or more unpaid parking tickets.

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This election was a bigger rout than the Measure EE failure; readers vote 9 to 1 against columnist

LAUSD's Measure EE parcel tax got clobbered last week at the polls, and my column blaming local apathy got voted down 9 to 1 by angry readers.

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A California desert town sees surge in migrants as border crisis worsens

Border Patrol agents are dropping off immigrants, mostly Central American, in remote California small towns to be cared for by nonprofits and local officials.

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The world’s largest pot farms, and how Santa Barbara opened the door

When Santa Barbara County opened the doors to large-scale cannabis cultivation, a largely unregulated rush led by moneyed interests ensued.

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A serial rapist becomes a serial killer – but detectives fail to connect the dots

To Bonnie, Joe DeAngelo was an energetic and worldly veteran with an appealing swagger. But soon, everything changed.

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L.A. panel backs making Tom Bergin’s a historic monument

A panel of L.A. officials recommended enshrining Tom Bergin’s, an Irish bar that now sits shuttered on Fairfax Avenue, as a historic monument.

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Transgender YouTube star ContraPoints tries to change alt-right minds

A public intellectual with a flair for costumes and camp, Natalie Wynn documents her gender transition on her smart, provocative YouTube channel ContraPoints.

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Trump’s big, early lead in Facebook ads deeply worries Democratic strategists

Trump is using the advantages of incumbency and a huge pile of campaign cash to build a digital operation superior to anything Democrats have.

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Hong Kong police fire tear gas, rubber bullets at protesters; China extradition bill is delayed

People have massed outside Hong Kong government headquarters to oppose the extradition bill, the largest protest since pro-democracy demonstrations in 2014.

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Inglewood’s class of 2019 is graduating with top honors in navigating adversity

Staying upright and on track at a school and in a community that others write off is its own kind of triumph.

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At Tesla annual meeting, Elon Musk softens claims of a robotaxi fleet next year

Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk added the hedge world "capable" to earlier claims of having a million driverless robo-taxis on the road sometime in 2020.

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Celebrate Dad with Korean food, Irish traditions and music, all close to home

Plenty of things to do to help fans of pop enjoy his special day, including a chalk artistry and a Pride celebration.

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How to use L.A. Library apps to read for free

The Los Angeles Library’s electronic-media circulation grew to a record 4 million, surpassing New York to become the second highest of any U.S. public library.

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