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For the business to survive, Uber has to repair its relationship with drivers, which leaders at the company say is "broken."

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To keep drivers from leaving, Uber tries to treat them better

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Uber is changing its harsh termination policies and launching a hotline for drivers in distress. Leaders at the tech company are trying to repair the relationship they say is "broken."

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DOJ rules intensify crackdown on sanctuary cities

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday afternoon.

Under the new policy from Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the DOJ will be withholding funds from local police departments that refuse to cooperate.

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What Cassini saw on Titan: 'Dunes of the Arabian desert' but made of water chips, not sand

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It's so cold on Titan that its equator is nothing but dunes as far as the eye can see. But, they're not made of sand. They're made of little chips of water.

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Last remnants of LAX neighborhood to be taken by eminent domain

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Airport officials are moving to acquire the remaining properties in Manchester Square, the neighborhood next to LAX where a new rental car center is envisioned.

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LA pastor detained after meeting with immigration officials

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Pastor Noe Carias Mayorga, once a low priority for deportation under the Obama administration, finds he's no longer that under President Trump's immigration enforcement.

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3rd metal plant cited amid new chromium 6 spikes in Paramount

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The AQMD cited Lubeco, Inc., on the Long Beach-Paramount border. The agency says it's working with the firm on a plan to reduce its emissions of the carcinogen.

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Former LA County Sheriff Baca's prison term delayed

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Baca is asking the U.S. Court of Appeals allow him remain free on bond pending his appeal. The request automatically delays his surrender pending a decision.

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New trustee wants Inglewood schools back under local control in 4 years

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The new state trustee brings the widest range of educational experience of any trustee since the school district was taken over in 2012.

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House and Senate reach deal on sanctions for Russia, Iran and North Korea

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy says the sanctions will show those who work against America's interests that their "actions have consequences."

The sanctions would punish three countries; the bill also aims to prevent President Trump from relaxing sanctions without lawmakers' consent. A House vote is expected on Tuesday.