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LAist shuts down, and a former writer reflects

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| "It was a curator and creator of local news and local content," says KPCC digital producer Lisa Brenner, who wrote for LAist at one point in her career. "It felt like a community. It spoke to the community."

Storms to bring rain, snow to Northern California

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Up to 2 feet of snow are forecast to fall in elevations above 8,000 feet, and at least a foot of snow is expected in Donner and Tioga passes and other areas above 6,000 feet and up.

L.A. bans glass bottles, pepper spray and more at protests

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"It really is an effort to make sure people's freedoms and liberties are protected, but also their well-being," says LA City Councilman Mitch Englander

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LAX shuttle now accepts TAP cards

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Public transit aficionados can now use their TAP card or EZ Transit Pass to get to and from Los Angeles International Airport.

Dodgers lose World Series to Astros 5-1 in decisive Game 7

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The Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-1 in Game 7 for first World Series title in franchise history. The Dodgers squandered multiple opportunities to score after the Astros took a 5-0 lead after two innings.

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Detained Cambodian immigrants sue US immigration officials

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Civil rights advocates filed a lawsuit against immigration officials for arrested Cambodian immigrants, alleging officials are unlawfully detaining them.

After Vegas shooting, new reality sets in for SoCal family

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The Pattersons of Lomita, California, are coping with life without their mother and wife, Lisa, one of 59 killed when a man opened fire on festival goers in Las Vegas a month ago.

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State gas tax hike might not be felt right away

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The California gas tax increases by 12 cents starting on Wednesday, but the hike will be offset by lower prices for cheaper winter blend gasoline.

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Dodgers tie up World Series with 3-1 win in Game 6

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A comeback win in Game 6 on Halloween night gave fans at Dodger Stadium and beyond a true treat.