LA schools' woes with enrollment system continue

New numbers suggest LAUSD officials vastly underestimated the number of students facing problems from the district's new digital enrollment system.

White House can't confirm authenticity of Steven Sotloff beheading video

Sotloff, a journalist, had last been seen in Syria in August 2013 until he appeared in a video released online last month by the Islamic State group.

Happy Camp Complex Fire: 15 percent contained, evacuations continue

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The fire is part of 17 blazes sparked in the Happy Camp Ranger District of the Klamath National Forest by lightning strikes from an Aug. 11 thunderstorm.

Orbitz Names LAX As Busiest Airport For 2011 Thanksgiving Travel

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Allegiant Air now charging $5 fee for airport check-in

The low-cost carrier says it is pushing passengers toward paperless boarding using their smartphones or tablets and trying to save money.

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Interstate Fire: Brush fire contained after burning 25 acres near Lake Elsinore (updated)

The fire was sparked by a traffic collision involving a pickup truck hauling a trailer and a passenger vehicle off the I-15. One person in the truck was transported by ambulance to a local hospital with minor injuries.

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Dunkin' Donuts: People camp out for first Southern California store

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Dunkin Donuts arrived in Los Angeles to crowds Tuesday morning. The Santa Monica store is the first Dunkin Donuts full restaurant to open in Southern California.

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Maven's Morning Coffee: Mayor Garcetti's wage proposal

Vice President Biden Addresses U.S. Conference Of Mayors In Las Vegas

Today is Tuesday, Sept. 2 and headlines include a minimum wage proposal for Los Angeles, an $8 billion price tag to fix the city's infrastructure, and an endorsement for Elan Carr.