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LA’s Controller Seeking Ways to Ease Parking Ticket Misery

LA’s Controller Seeking Ways to Ease Parking Ticket Misery

By Sandy Wells KABC News The City of LA has been under fire from consumer advocates for its onerous parking fines. Los Angeles City Controller Ron Galperin says the fines are needed to keep fire lanes open and keep parking spaces circulating so people can visit their favorite businesses. Some have complained that the City…MORE

Bob Woodward: Intel Dossier on Trump is “Garbage”

Bob Woodward: Intel Dossier on Trump is “Garbage”

Legendary investigative reporter Bob Woodward is at odds with Carl Bernstein – his former Watergate reporting partner – over the intelligence briefing of President-elect Donald Trump on the salacious allegations contained in an unverified dossier of opposition research. “That is a garbage document. It never should have been presented in — as part of an…MORE

Olympics MOU

Olympics MOU

The Los Angeles City Council will have veto power should Olympic organizers seek to move any events outside of the city for the proposed 2024 Games.MORE

Laurel Canyon

Laurel Canyon

Commuters were again forced to find alternate routes, with a heavily traveled section of Laurel Canyon Boulevard through the Hollywood Hills expected to remain closed through at least late Monday.MORE

Pillowcase Rapist

Pillowcase Rapist

A judge in Santa Clara County today revoked the conditional release of a serial rapist who lived in a home near Palmdale for about two years before being taken back into custody on suspicion of violating terms he had to follow to remain free.MORE

Weekend ice storm targets midsection of the US

Weekend ice storm targets midsection of the US

It’s a dangerous setup that the Central Plains of the US knows all too well, as residents find themselves in the middle of cold, humid air streaming in from the Gulf of Mexico.MORE

The Chargers

The Chargers

The day after they announced they would move from San Diego to Los Angeles, the Chargers hired Buffalo Bills interim head coach Anthony Lynn today as their new head coach.MORE

James Mattis clears hurdle in becoming defense secretary

James Mattis clears hurdle in becoming defense secretary

Donald Trump’s nominee for defense secretary cleared an important legal hurdle on Friday as the House voted largely along party lines to grant him a special exemption from a key law that had been standing in his way.MORE

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