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Archive for October 6th, 2017
Cal State Long Beach says the number of visas denied to international students it had accepted was three times greater this year.
California's attorney general sued the Trump administration Friday over new rules allowing more employers to opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women by claiming moral or religious objections.
This week's mass shooting in Las Vegas has resurfaced painful memories in the Inland Empire city -- site of firearms massacre in 2015.
May's publicist said he had been fighting pneumonia, which caused him to cancel a few appearances in the past month.
Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein is on indefinite leave from the company he co-founded while an internal investigation into numerous sexual harassment allegations against him is completed.
Tthe nation's top immigration official said Friday his agency will have "no choice" but to arrest immigrants who are in the country illegally in California's neighborhoods and worksites.
The country's largest electric bus manufacturing plant opens today in Lancaster. Spanning 7 football fields, the facility will employ 1,200 union workers.
AOL Instant Messenger, with 100 million users at its peak in 2001, was overtaken by mobile text messaging and social media platforms such as Twitter. It will be shut down in December.
With a new regulation, the administration will allow any company or nonprofit group to refuse to cover contraception by claiming a religious or moral exemption to the federal health law.
The Clark County Coroner's office late Thursday released the names of the 58 victims killed. Thirty-one lived, worked or had strong ties to Southern California.
Robert L. McKay, who designed the first Taco Bell restaurant and with founder Glenn Bell turned it from a quirky food stand into a fast-food empire, has died.
The prize was announced in Oslo, Norway, on Friday morning. The campaign, known as ICAN, seeks an international legal prohibition on nuclear weapons.
A new study finds that for most youth coming out of L.A. County juvenile detention, the child protective system had received a warning about their mistreatment as kids.
A pilot program targets parents with unstable housing in the hopes of helping more families reunite.
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With the release of the new “Blade Runner: 2049,” the much-anticipated sequel to the 1982 sci-fi classic “Blade Runner,” AirTalk takes a look at the influence and impact that Ridley Scott’s original version had on the sci-fi genre.
Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Claudia Puig, Tim Cogshell and Charles Solomon review this weekend’s new movie releases.
In the wake of the shooting in Vegas, congressional Republicans said Wednesday they’d consider banning the bump stock – the attachment used by the gunman in Vegas which allows semiautomatic rifles to fire more quickly.
Ned Colletti helped turn the Dodgers into a winning team during the tumultuous era of the McCourts. He talks about his new book, "The Big Chair."
The 50,000 square-foot space boasts three studios, two control rooms and other amenities designed to make gaming more of a spectator sport.
Senator Dianne Feinstein took some of the first political action just days after a deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas — and Republicans are paying attention.
This aint your mama's matrimonial fantasy. Want to wear a sparkly jumpsuit or have a groomsmaid? Go for it. Also, October is the new June.
Nearly a dozen bands will take the stage Sunday in downtown LA to raise money for those affected by the natural disasters in Mexico and Puerto Rico.
The writer and producer on the Amazon series "Transparent" talks about her musical career and her connection to the iconic country star.
Director Brett Morgen discusses the making of a new documentary about the world's most famous female scientist.
In the Netflix documentary, "Long Shot," a man accused of a murder is exonerated in the unlikeliest way.
What does it say about the culture of the film industry that the allegations against the movie mogul never became public until now?