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Barack Obama's Final Speech
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Barack Obama’s Final Speech

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Judith

Biden to seek assault weapons ban in waning days of Dems' control of Congress Biden to seek assault weapons ban in waning days of Dems' control of Congress President Barack Obama speaks at a...

Rafael Nadal credited his second serve for his win over Rinky Hijikata
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Rafael Nadal credited his second serve for his win over Rinky Hijikata

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Judith

Rafael Nadal drops first set but rallies to defeat Rinky Hijikata at US Open Rafael Nadal drops first set but rallies to defeat Rinky Hijikata at US Open MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Riding a...

Kenya’s Elections: The First Round of Voting
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Kenya’s Elections: The First Round of Voting

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Judith

See the chaotic scenes as Kenya elects new president By Steve Holland 22 February 2013 The presidential runoff election between Raila Odinga, an opposition leader who has the backing of the opposition parties, and...

Environmental Justice Advocates Against California's Water Desalination Project
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Environmental Justice Advocates Against California’s Water Desalination Project

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Judith

Monterey Bay desalination project is approved despite environmental injustice concerns. A new wave of lawsuits has been launched against the California Department of Water Resources for its role in approving a controversial, nearly 1,000-mile...

The Problem With Local Elections
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The Problem With Local Elections

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Judith

Letters to the Editor: Too stressful. Too long. How did elections get this way? The public is getting tired of all the campaign hype now and how hard it is to find out why...

The driver of the Toyota truck involved in the crash is white
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The driver of the Toyota truck involved in the crash is white

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Judith

What we know about the victims and driver in the crash that hurt 25 sheriff's recruits this month is being revealed by the State Police this afternoon. Three people are dead - a woman...

City Hall Reform: A Guide to the Citizens Oversight Committee Report
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City Hall Reform: A Guide to the Citizens Oversight Committee Report

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Judith

Op-Ed: How to reform L.A. City Hall to avoid future corruption and scandal The City Council has not passed any major reform measures since 2011. City Hall has become a cesspool of corruption, and...

Will Ferrell and Ryan Reynolds will play Ben in 'Spirited'
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Will Ferrell and Ryan Reynolds will play Ben in ‘Spirited’

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Judith

Review: Will Ferrell and Ryan Reynolds bring holiday bromance to musical-comedy 'Spirited' The actor's comedy is based on his film, which he wrote and directed. Will Ferrell and Ryan Reynolds will bring their on-screen...

The Secret Life of a Drug Cartel Executive
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The Secret Life of a Drug Cartel Executive

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Judith

He sold top business minds on a TV show that promised to save the world – and make them famous. They handed over thousands. Then reality set in and he lost everything. Now, he’s...

Snow in Southern California is a record, but it's not over yet, forecasters say
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Snow in Southern California is a record, but it’s not over yet, forecasters say

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Judith

Southern California mountains see season's first snow, with another storm forecast for next week The snowline in the Sierra Nevada mountains is more than 4,100 feet above sea level, or about 4,120 feet on...