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Los Angeles: City in California
Los Angeles, officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the largest city in California. With an estimated population of nearly four million people, it is the second-most populous city in the United States and the third-most populous city in North America. Los Angeles is known for its Mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, Hollywood entertainment industry, and its sprawling metropolis.

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Louisville anti-racism protesters defy curfew [Video]

Louisville anti-racism protesters defy curfew

[NFA] Demonstrators decried a grand jury decision not to charge three officers for killing Breonna Taylor, marching through the streets of Louisville despite a curfew. This report produced by Zachary..

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Breonna Taylor: Car Drives Through Protesters [Video]

Breonna Taylor: Car Drives Through Protesters

Dramatic footage shows a car pushing through a crowd of people blocking an intersection during a Breonna Taylor protest in Los Angeles. The confrontation causes a group of angry protesters to chase..

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Car drives through Los Angeles protesters [Video]

Car drives through Los Angeles protesters

At least one person was injured when a vehicle ran into a small crowd ofpeople protesting against police brutality in Los Angeles on Thursday night,authorities said.

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Chadwick Boseman, Naya Rivera among those remembered at Emmys [Video]

Chadwick Boseman, Naya Rivera among those remembered at Emmys

Singer H.E.R. appeared on stage at Los Angeles' Staples Center to sing an emotional version of "Nothing Compares 2 U".

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Schitt's Creek sweeps comedy categories at 2020 Emmys [Video]

Schitt's Creek sweeps comedy categories at 2020 Emmys

Watchmen, Succession and Schitt’s Creek were the big winners during apolitically charged Emmy Awards and a ceremony unlike any before. The biggestnight in US TV took place against the backdrop of a..

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Strong Winds Fanning Flames Trigger Evacuation Of California Desert Communities [Video]

Strong Winds Fanning Flames Trigger Evacuation Of California Desert Communities

A wildfire burning for nearly two weeks in mountains northeast of Los Angeles has engulfed some homes in desert communities there on Saturday. On Sunday, strong and increasingly erratic winds prompted..

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Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani's ACM Awards Duet [Video]

Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani's ACM Awards Duet

(CNN) Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani had us all convinced that they were performing at the Bluebird Cafe during the ACM Awards on Wednesday night. The couple performed their duet "Happy Anywhere" and..

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Jimmy Kimmel Talks Hosting Virtual 2020 Emmys | THR News [Video]

Jimmy Kimmel Talks Hosting Virtual 2020 Emmys | THR News

On Sept. 20, Jimmy Kimmel will have the unenviable task of having to turn a virtual awards show into must-see TV. Kimmel, who’ll emcee the event audience-free from Staples Center in Los Angeles,..

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Wildfire forces evacuations in Los Angeles County [Video]

Wildfire forces evacuations in Los Angeles County

A fire burning through the US state of California has covered 56 square miles,as of Monday morning. The local firefighting agency Cal Fire says only 6% ofthe fire is contained, as it continues to rage..

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Not so white Emmys make progress on diversity [Video]

Not so white Emmys make progress on diversity

From the 20-something women of "Insecure" to the Muslim-American star of "Ramy," Sunday's Emmy line-up is an unprecedented showcase for people of color. This report produced by Yahaira Jacquez.

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Los Angeles ready to debut new $5 billion NFL stadium [Video]

Los Angeles ready to debut new $5 billion NFL stadium

Los Angeles ready to debut new $5 billion NFL stadium that will serve as home to Chargers and Rams

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Health Officials Ban Trick-or-Treating in Los Angeles [Video]

Health Officials Ban Trick-or-Treating in Los Angeles

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health has announced a ban on multiple Halloween-themed activities.

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Will Smith Announces 'Fresh Prince' Reboot [Video]

Will Smith Announces 'Fresh Prince' Reboot

Will Smith announced Tuesday on his YouTube Channel that the new series has been signed by Peacock. Peacock is NBCUniversal's streaming service, according to reports at CNN. "We have just officially..

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COVID-19 May Have Been In The US As Early As December [Video]

COVID-19 May Have Been In The US As Early As December

A trio of new studies seem to push back the start of the COVID-19 pandemic in the U.S. Two of the studies suggest that COVID-19 was spreading locally in Washington State in late January. Another..

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Ellen's Talk Show Sets Return Date [Video]

Ellen's Talk Show Sets Return Date

"The Ellen Show" will return to the airwaves on September 21st, 2020. Tiffany Haddish is set to help DeGeneres kick off the new season. The show will be filmed in-studio on the Warner Bros. lot in Los..

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Abhay Deol: 'People have tried to smear me, there is a cost to speaking your mind' [Video]

Abhay Deol: 'People have tried to smear me, there is a cost to speaking your mind'

An unconventional and individualistic actor, Abhay Deol, has again taken the path less taken in the Hindi film industry as he appears in JL 50, a sci-fi show with a time travel angle. As the show opens..

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Zac Efron reportedly finds love in Australia [Video]

Zac Efron reportedly finds love in Australia

The Baywatch star has spent the coronavirus lockdown in Byron Bay, New South Wales and recently cancelled a flight home to Los Angeles and extended his tourist visa from three to 12 months.

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Real life 'Swades'! Software engineer shuns US job to start farming [Video]

Real life 'Swades'! Software engineer shuns US job to start farming

Bored from his monotonous job, a software engineer left his job to start farming in his village in Kalaburagi. Satish Kumar who hails from Shelagi village has started farming for the past two years and..

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LA Hits Record Low Hospitalizations For COVID [Video]

LA Hits Record Low Hospitalizations For COVID

Covid-19 hospitalizations in Los Angeles are at their lowest since April. The number has fallen to its lowest level since early April, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced. “Today, 1,062 Angelenos are in..

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Road To Nowhere: Asphalt May Be More Polluting Than The Cars That Drive On It [Video]

Road To Nowhere: Asphalt May Be More Polluting Than The Cars That Drive On It

A new study reveals roads may be producing more air pollution than the vehicles that drive on them. Yale University researchers found that numbers didn't add up when they tried to account for all the..

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'Tenet' tests U.S. appetite for movie-going [Video]

'Tenet' tests U.S. appetite for movie-going

Christopher Nolan's thriller "Tenet" finally arrives in U.S. movie theaters this weekend, hoping to revive movie going after a pandemic-induced closure of indoor theaters and a dearth of new content...

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Coronavirus updates: Trump, Biden clash over masks; children are 10% of US cases; Los Angeles schools to resume some in-person classes

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The children of Australian singer Helen Reddy, who has died aged 78 in Los Angeles, say they take comfort in the knowledge that her voice will live on forever.
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Disney to lay off 28,000 employees due to coronavirus pandemic's economic toll

The Walt Disney Co. said Tuesday that it will lay off 28,000 furloughed workers in the company's California and Florida theme parks as it moves to recover from a sharp financial blow caused by the..
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Breonna Taylor protest updates: Golf balls thrown at Louisville protesters, L.A. protester hit with officer's riot shield

State and local officials have planned ahead, expecting this weekend's round of protests to continue to intensify.
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Sparks fly during police chase in Los Angeles

Watch what happened when California Police tried to to pull over a speeding pick-up truck.
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In California: Getting real about recycling plastics, and the weather looks bad for fires

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Memorial honors Calif. firefighter killed in blaze

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Danny Trejo distributes meals to homeless veterans in LA

Actor Danny Trejo invited the media along as he handed out meals to homeless veterans in west Los Angeles, for the Everest Foundation. (Sept. 25)  
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At least 1 hurt in hit-and-run during L.A. protest

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Megan Thee Stallion says person who shot her was Tory Lanez

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Los Angeles District Attorney Won’t Prosecute Reporter Arrested While Covering Shooting of Deputies

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2nd day of protests over L.A. deputies' fatal shooting of Black man

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Procession honors fallen California firefighter

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This Microsoft Flight Simulator video highlights 40 years of PC gaming changes

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California wildfire threatening more than 1,000 homes

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Enormous California wildfire threatens desert homes near LA

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Bobcat wildfire destroys homes, Los Angeles nature center: 'It was so terrifying'

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California wildfires: Fire likely to grow from wind, low humidity

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Designer Deborah Sawaf Debuts Her “Thalé Blanc Statements” Collection Virtually During New York Fashion Week

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4.5-Magnitude Quake Rocks Southern California as Region Battles Wildfires

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