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Fire burns 10 buildings as it spreads across block in South LA

A late-night fire burned across an entire block of businesses in South Los Angeles, destroying five buildings and damaging several more.

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Nobel Prize in Chemistry: Scientists win award for work on DNA repair

Sweden Nobel Prize

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said their work on DNA repair had provided "fundamental knowledge" about how cells function and shed light on the mechanisms behind both cancer and aging.

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Gov. Brown signs ban of paparazzi using drones over private property

A recreational drone is flown above Old Bethpage, N.Y., in August. SkyPan uses drones for aerial photography.

AB856 changes the definition of a physical invasion of privacy to include the airspace above someone's land in order to capture pictures or recordings.

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3 questions with the guy who hates Renoir

A small group of people rallied outside the Boston Museum of Fine Arts on Monday to protest that paintings by famous French Impressionist painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir are featured in the museum.

Max Geller led a small crowd in protest of the fact that paintings by renowned French Impressionist painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir hang in Boston's Museum of Fine Arts.