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The critically acclaimed cannibal coming-of-age movie Raw became one of the genre darlings of the film festival circuit last year. It has also become infamous for causing audience members to faint, with its scenes of gore reportedly inducing spells...
From: SlashFilm | By: Hoai-Tran Bui | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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How the first daughter can get her dad to listen.
From: Politico | By: (Bill Scher) | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Imagine traveling from New York to London in three and half hours or from Los Angeles to Sydney in less than seven -- all at the cost of a typical business class fare....
From: CNN | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Two sisters who were trying to escape violence and poverty in Guatemala for a better life “became so desperately lost trekking across the Texas desert that when they saw a U.S. Customs and Border Protection truck, they waved for help,” reports the...
From: Boing Boing | By: Xeni Jardin | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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The U.S. attorney’s office in Los Angeles is said to be examining the extent to which the North Korea government aided the theft of $81 million from the Bangladesh central bank.
From: New York Times | By: MICHAEL CORKERY and MATTHEW GOLDSTEIN | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Lauren Jauregui's lace jumpsuit is made by Los Angeles label Wow Couture, comes in three colors, and retails for a very reasonable $99.
From: Teen Vogue | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Chuck Barris, the beloved host of the zany 1970s amateur talent competition TV series “The Gong Show,” died Tuesday. He was 87. Along with producing “The Dating Game” and “The Newlywed Game,” Barris also wrote a hit autobiography titled...
From: The Wrap | By: Debbie Emery | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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It may be the American pastime, but this is the first time a U.S. team has reached the finals of the World Baseball Classic. The U.S. faces undefeated Puerto Rico at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles on Wednesday night. NPR's Audie Cornish talks to Jon Morosi,...
From: NPR | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Paul, the ball-hawking Clippers guard, has paid a price — multiple injuries to his fingers — for collecting more steals than any other active N.B.A. player.
From: New York Times | By: SCOTT CACCIOLA | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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One of the major trade shows of the fiber optic world is taking place this week in the Los Angeles Convention Center, the The Optical Networking and Communication Conference & Exhibition, or simply “OFC,” as it’s known, and several Wall Street...
From: Barron's | By: Tiernan Ray | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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“It’s a refuge for the runaway, for the throwaway.”
From: The Atlantic | By: Nadine Ajaka | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Los Angeles went a step further than the rest of the country in protecting illegal immigrants on Tuesday – it passed a directive forbidding firefighters and airport police from cooperating with immigration authorities....
From: Fox News | By: William Lajeunesse | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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New research on the creatures’ family tree could “shake dinosaur paleontology to its core.”
From: The Atlantic | By: Ed Yong | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The Latest on reports of sexual assaults and domestic violence declining among Latinos in Los Angeles amid concerns of increased immigration enforcement....
From: Fox News | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The new documentary Let It Fall: Los Angeles 1982-1992 (out April 21) traces the escalating tensions in L.A., which ultimately culminated in the 1992 riots following the verdict in the Rodney King case. The film features exclusive interviews with eyewitnesses...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Clark Collis | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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There are still a few months to go before Orphan Black returns for its fifth and final season, but Clone Club members are now getting a new glimpse at what’s in store for Sarah and her sestras. BBC America released 10 new images from the series on...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jessica Derschowitz | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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A Los Angeles theater is helping patrons who might be especially grossed out by the horror movie “Raw.” It’s the latest in a long line of movie come-ons.
From: New York Times | By: CARA BUCKLEY | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Danielle Bregoli is making headlines once again this time, as she vehemently denies rumors of dating rapper, Kodak Black. The “Cash Me Outside” girl sent the message loud and clear that she’s not into older guys. On Friday, Danielle Bregoli was...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Van Bermudez | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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It might sound hard to believe, but it’s been 10 years since Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim brought Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! to Adult Swim. To celebrate the milestone anniversary, the duo are heading out on the road for a North American...
From: SlashFilm | By: Ethan Anderton | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The Dancing with the Stars crotch grab incident earlier this week fueled rumors that DWTS pair Bonner Bolton and Sharna Burgess are dating. Now, the two seem to have gone more public with their relationship as reports emerged stating that the duo was...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Erika Miranda | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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The 2017 series on team offense continues with the Milwaukee Brewers. The Brewers finished tied for 11th in the National League and tied for twenty fifth in the majors in 2016 with 4.14 runs scored per game. I am using RotoChamp as a source of default...
From: Baseball Musings | By: David Pinto | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Peyton List, Madison Beer, Anwar Hadid Attend Guess 1981 Fragrance Launch
From: Women's Wear Daily | By: Marcy Medina | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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A World Baseball Classic champion will be crowned Wednesday night at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. Team USA will take on... Read More »...
From: NESN | By: Nicholas Goss | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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This surreal short film clocks in at just under six minutes, and it will have to hold us over until "Twin Peaks" returns May 21.
From: Spout Blog | By: Zack Sharf | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The surprising (and lucrative) secret behind the retired star’s desire to return to football Last week retired tailback Marshawn Lynch met with Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider in Seahawks headquarters, amidst rumors the Oakland native...
From: Dawgs by Nature | By: Lars Russell | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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We chatted with the 23-year-old actor ahead of the Shots Fired premiere about the important new show tackling race relations and police shootings in the U.S. The post Shots Fired‘s Stephan James Talks Race & Police Shootings appeared first on Flare....
From: Flare | By: Jennifer Berry | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Robert Blackmore, a longtime NBC ad sales executive who rose to EVP and oversaw the industry’s first billion-dollar upfront, has died. His family said he died March 9, a week before his 91st birthday. A Los Angeles native, Blackmore served in the...
From: Deadline Hollywood Daily | By: Erik Pedersen | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Max Bretos chats with the man behind the ICC tournament, while the FC crew preview the best match-ups to expect this summer. Pep Guardiola is excited that American fans will get the chance to see the passion of a Manchester Derby when the two clubs meet...
From: ESPN | By: Jonathan Smith, Man City correspondent | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Could the director of a Kamasi Washington video be the next big thing?
From: Salon.com | By: Max Cea | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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From the Los Angeles website: He may have yet to colonize Mars, but Elon Musk is certainly conquering Bel Air. The SpaceX founder bought a still under construction spec house for $24.25 million in an off-market deal, Variety reported. It’s the fifth...
From: The Real Deal | By: Lexi | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Los Angeles-based CityView, an investment management and development firm focused on urban multifamily real estate in the Western and Southwestern U.S., has hired George L. Ochs as a senior vice president and head of investor relations. Previously, Ochs...
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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We need to look beyond Medicaid to really cut dependence on Planned Parenthood while ensuring that low-income women still have access to care.
From: Reason | By: Elizabeth Nolan Brown | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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It’s finally here: After 12 years without any significant television output, the incomparable Dave Chappelle has returned with two new stand-up specials on Netflix. Viewers of both sets — The Age of Spin (filmed in L.A. in 2016) and Deep in the...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Ray Rahman | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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If you’re a Curb Your Enthusiasm fan who is anxiously awaiting the ninth season that was announced last year, we have something that might hold you over, albeit without Larry David. Jeff Garlin is one of the regulars on Curb Your Enthusiasm, not to...
From: SlashFilm | By: Ethan Anderton | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Welcome to Day Three of the 2017 Positional Power Rankings from FanGraphs. For some background on how these posts work, read the introductory post by Dave Cameron. Click on the links above to examine other positions. The rankings below come from the...
From: Fan Graphs | By: Craig Edwards | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Los Angeles’ FYF Fest just announced a loaded lineup for its 14th annual installment. Missy Elliott, Björk, Frank Ocean, and Nine Inch Nails will headline the festival, which is expanding from two to three days this year. Elliott’s set is her only...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Eric Renner Brown | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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INC Christianity aims for nothing less than transforming all sectors of society
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The Goldbergs’ Jeff Garlin has been hard at work solving crime in his original new movie for Netflix, Handsome: A Netflix Mystery Movie. Handsome was directed and co-written by Garlin, who stars as Gene Handsome, a Los Angeles homicide detective...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Dan Heching | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Chuck Barris, whose game show empire included "The Dating Game," ''The Newlywed Game" and that infamous factory of cheese, "The Gong Show," died at 87.
From: Denver Post | By: The Associated Press | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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DHS has banned carry-on devices larger than a smartphone on flights from 10 airports across the Middle East.
From: The Atlantic | By: Kaveh Waddell | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Angels reliever Huston Street visited team physician Steve Yoon in Los Angeles on Monday for an update on his strained back muscle. An ultrasound showed a small defect in the latissimus dorsi, Street said. He said he was told it’s consistent with the...
From: Los Angeles Times | By: Pedro Moura | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The 2017 series on team offense continues with the Tampa Bay Rays. The Rays finished fourteenth in the American League and twenty fourth in the majors in 2016 with 4.15 runs scored per game. I am using RotoChamp as a source of default lineups. That Kevin...
From: Baseball Musings | By: David Pinto | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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The details of Dwight Howard's sugar addiction are nearly unbelievable.
From: With Leather | By: Brad Rowland | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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Hollywood is using a film with pro-life themes to fund abortion giant Planned Parenthood. On April 8, the makers of Juno are hosting a live read of the movie’s script as a fundraiser for Planned Parenthood. The Los Angeles reading will feature an all-female...
From: Free Republic | By: Newsbusters | Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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It’s been 10 years since the delightful and disturbing debut of Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! — which means it’s time to celebrate a 10th anniversary. But this one won’t be celebrated with the traditional tin/aluminum gift or even...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Dan Snierson | Monday, March 20, 2017
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FBI Director James Comey testified at a House Intelligence Committee hearing on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.
From: The Atlantic | By: Elaine Godfrey | Monday, March 20, 2017
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The episode about Kim’s robbery presented a new side of the show.
From: New York Magazine | By: Mariah Smith | Monday, March 20, 2017
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H.I.G. Bayside Capital has sold Ready Pac Foods to Bonduelle SA. No financial temrs were disclosed. Based in Irwindale, California, Ready Pac is a provider of convenience fresh foods and fresh cut produce....
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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Interstate 405 is the source of several major bottlenecks.
From: Business Insider | By: Matthew DeBord | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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On April 28, Huffington will open an exhibition at Rebecca Minkoff’s gallery adjacent to the designer’s Melrise Avenue store. The artist has another show opening May 3 at Anastasia Photo on the Lower East Side about women and politics on May 3.
From: Women's Wear Daily | By: Rosemary Feitelberg | Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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