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LA City Council approves emergency legislation to hire 1,250 firefighters to fight wildfires
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LA City Council approves emergency legislation to hire 1,250 firefighters to fight wildfires

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Major flood would hit Los Angeles Black communities disproportionately hard, study finds LA City Council members unanimously approved emergency legislation on Friday that allows the Los Angeles Fire Department to temporarily hire up to...

The Google Sucker Punch
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The Google Sucker Punch

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What Bosses Really Think About Returning to the Office On Thursday, June 18, Google announced its new initiative called "Project Aristotle," which calls on managers to rethink the way they lead employees. But why...

The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings
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The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings

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Ralph Fiennes, Master of Monsters (Image courtesy of Warner Brothers) In honor of the upcoming release of the eagerly awaited The Hobbit, I’d like to offer up a little commentary on the film adaptation...

The Best Picture category is a weakness
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The Best Picture category is a weakness

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Why the Oscars are primed to go Mach 10 with 'Top Gun: Maverick' The Top Gun: Maverick trailer finally gives us the first close-up — and, perhaps, the first glimpse — of Maverick's undersea...

California’s Water Crisis Is Far Greater Than What We Have Now
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California’s Water Crisis Is Far Greater Than What We Have Now

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Climate change is rapidly accelerating in California, state report says By David Amick Updated 10:31 pm, Wednesday, February 19, 2017 The state’s drought is making wildfires more destructive and is pushing other ecosystems to...

Villanueva opposes two proposals for the Los Angeles County budget
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Villanueva opposes two proposals for the Los Angeles County budget

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Villanueva could do what decades of police reformers could not: Place limits on L.A. County sheriff’s deputies — who have shot over 1,000 people, mostly unarmed, in the last three decades, including three officers....

Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Meeting to Discuss Water Issues
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Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Meeting to Discuss Water Issues

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Los Angeles is running out of water, and time. Are leaders willing to act? For years, Los Angeles County government has taken steps to address the state's most pressing water crisis. But, like many...