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High Water Warning for Los Angeles
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High Water Warning for Los Angeles

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An 'abnormal,' monsoon-like weather pattern hits Southern California this week. Why it's so unusual isn't yet known, but it's bound to be one of the weather stories of the summer. The weather forecast for...

Brian Cashman Accepts GM of the Year Award
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Brian Cashman Accepts GM of the Year Award

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At GM Meetings, Brian Cashman discusses Aaron Judge and Yankees Needs Brian Cashman has addressed the media for the first time since his team’s trade deadline debacle and Aaron Judge has responded with his...

Harvey Weinstein's wife tells her story at a rally in New York City
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Harvey Weinstein’s wife tells her story at a rally in New York City

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Roger

Harvey Weinstein accuser takes stand in Los Angeles after New York testimony (Reuters) - Harvey Weinstein accuser Jessica Mann stepped out onto a Los Angeles downtown street, flanked by police officers, to share her...

The People of Karaj, Iran, Protests on June 5
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The People of Karaj, Iran, Protests on June 5

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East Iran city, scene of bloody crackdown, sees new protests By Trita Parsi 17 June 2011 On Monday evening, Iranian protesters poured into the streets to protest the deadly crackdown on June 5. The...

The Nature Conservancy is donating land to the Northern elephant seal
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The Nature Conservancy is donating land to the Northern elephant seal

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Roger

Coveted oceanfront land in Ventura County will become a nature preserve to protect an endangered species, according to the Los Angeles Times. The San Diego River is currently home to a large population of...

Nevada Election Warnings Are Not Valid
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Nevada Election Warnings Are Not Valid

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Roger

Mistaken flash-flood warning sent in L.A. hours before polls close as storm batters Southern California LAS VEGAS, Nevada -- On Election Day, it wasn't just the candidates who were fighting over the votes cast...

Nigeria is in crisis after three major floods in a week
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Nigeria is in crisis after three major floods in a week

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Roger

Floods are submerging whole houses in Nigeria. At least 80 have died trying to escape, dozens are missing, and another 1 million are displaced, displaced in name only. They are fleeing from the devastating...

Berkeley Mayor Tom Bates Defends Campus Free Speech
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Berkeley Mayor Tom Bates Defends Campus Free Speech

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Roger

Op-Ed: When a Berkeley Law debate on free speech got turned into a social media circus Read more “We should not tolerate hate speech, and we should not allow hate speech to be presented...

Mitch McConnell’s Christmas Break
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Mitch McConnell’s Christmas Break

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Roger

McConnell at 80 defies exodus of Capitol's oldest leaders while discontent simmers in GOP base" . "McConnell at 80 defies exodus of Capitol's oldest leaders while discontent simmers in GOP base" by C.J. Polychroniou...

The For-Profit Child Care Industry Is Fighting Back
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The For-Profit Child Care Industry Is Fighting Back

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Roger

How intense pressure from for-profit daycares has transformed Ontario’s rollout of $10-a-day child care — and sparked a political standoff In a recent interview with the Star, former Ontario child and family services minister...