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In the face of efforts to repeal California's gas tax, Gov. Brown leads the pushback

Courtesy California State Transportation Agency via Twitter
| As a GOP-based effort to repeal hikes in gas and diesel taxes and vehicle fees gains ground, Gov. Jerry Brown and other officials launch a defense of the increases.

DTLA to LAX in 8 minutes? Elon Musk pitches his LA tunnel project to the public

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Musk's Boring Company, which is working on the project, needs final approval from the city of Los Angeles to build a test tunnel that would stretch nearly 3 miles between west L.A. and Culver City.

From racist films to unethical land grabs, these 3 people shaped LA's future

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In "Mirage Factory," author Gary Krist writes that creating Los Angeles without the help of Mother Nature took creativity, ingenuity and even a few lies.

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Orange County, other SoCal officials stand with White House at anti-sanctuary meeting

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The White House billed the meeting as one to "discuss shared efforts to end the nullification of federal law and restore community safety.”

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Fire rips through strip mall in San Gabriel

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San Gabriel officials said Valley Boulevard remains closed between New and Prospect avenues as firefighters continue clean-up efforts.

Koreatown church parking lot gives homeless a safe place

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A stucco church in the heart of K-town, nestled between homes, apartments and a community garden, is doing its part to solve a local crisis.

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One of 3 planned bridges over LA River breaks ground

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The multimodal bridge connecting Atwater Village with Griffith Park will take until late 2019 to construct at a cost of $16 million.

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Burbank is losing a haven for local bibliophiles

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Book Castle Movie World gave Burbank shoppers decades of eclectic finds, and they weren't just books. Now it's closing its doors for good.

Chuck Knox, former Rams coach, dies at 86

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Called "Ground Chuck," for his run-first offenses, Knox took the Los Angeles Rams to three straight NFC championship games. He was the NFL coach of the year in 1973, 1980 and 1984.