Crime & Justice

Rick Gates, Paul Manafort's business partner, expected to plead guilty

SoCal has had at least 10 school shooting threats this week

Florida shooting: School officer never went inside to confront gunman

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AirTalk®
Chief Beck: Here are the qualities LA’s next police chief should have

Local

LAist is coming back — under KPCC management

OC's homelessness problem is bigger than the Santa Ana riverbed

SpaceX launches Spanish satellite, 2 others from California

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Take Two®
How LA shaped gospel music

Environment & Science

Cold weather strains local gas supply

Blowout well near Porter Ranch was severely corroded

The father of the Internet sees his invention reflected back through a 'Black Mirror'

Photo by Jacob Margolis
California's coastal marshes could be washed out to sea by 2110

Politics

Sexual harassment a persistent, costly problem for City of Los Angeles

Sen. Marco Rubio says he'll still take NRA money

Why LA city sexual harassment claims have gone way up

Photo by Courtesy of the Empowerment Congress
Villaraigosa narrows in on Newsom in new poll

Arts & Entertainment

11 things to do this weekend in SoCal

How 'Dunkirk' brought long lost WWII sounds back to life

Claes Bang: Working with Ruben Östlund on 'The Square' was like 'the Rolls Royce of acting'

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The Frame®
Margot Robbie gives Tonya Harding story the dimension it deserves

Business & Economy

LA's economy is strong — but not for all workers

Report detailing harassment at NPR cites 'high level of distrust' of management

LA is still figuring out where pot shops can open

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AirTalk®
New LA Times editor-in-chief Jim Kirk speaks

Education

LA's Locke High is improving — but is it still 'failing'?

Financial aid for foster youth is going unused

New bill would increase home school regulation

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Take Two®
Proposed new online community college faces skepticism

US & World

Miracle on Ice, Part II as US women's hockey team wins gold

Kikkan Randall wins her 1st medal in cross-country — a gold — after 18 tries

Evangelist Billy Graham, who reached millions, dies at 99

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Astros get first ever Series victory at home

Health

Your phone is almost smart enough to prevent food poisoning

Scientists explore ties between Alzheimer's and our immune system

Did smallpox virus research put potential profits ahead of public safety?

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How community clinics could help disaster victims