2010

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Tropical Storm Beatriz moves ashore in southern Mexico

Tropical Storm Beatriz soaked parts of southern Mexico with heavy rains after it moved ashore in an area of touristy beach communities Thursday night and began weakening.
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Review: ĎFrantzí is a dark look at the grim wake of war

A mysterious and troubled Frenchman travels to Germany post-World War I to visit a German soldierís grave             
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The Latest: Fiji's leader disappointed by Trump decision

Fiji's prime minister, who will chair an annual climate summit in Germany in November, says he's deeply disappointed by President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris climate accord
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Cubans rock to once-censored Beatles at Havana tribute concert

HAVANA (Reuters) - Communist-run Cuba, which once frowned upon the Beatles as a decadent Western influence, on Thursday held an open-air covers concert in a Havana park to celebrating 50 years since t
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Yankees light up Blue Jays, Estrada for big win

CC Sabathia pitched effectively into the seventh inning and Gary Sanchez hit two home runs as the New York Yankees roughed up Marco Estrada early in
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Root helps England romp to victory

At the World Cup in 2015, minnows Bangladesh pulled off one of cricketís biggest upsets by sending home favoured England in the first round. England finally got ample revenge for that embarrassin
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Popular Finance

Monstrous tunnel-boring machine makes history at the lowest point in L.A.'s transit system

Below Walt Disney Concert Hall, down the block from the line forming outside the Broad Museum, sits the deepest point in Los Angelesí subway system. When itís completed, the Bunker Hill station wi
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3 Northern California officers guilty of murder in beating death of inmate

A jury Thursday found three Northern California correctional officers guilty of second-degree murder in the 2015 fatal beating of a mentally ill inmate. After a two-month trial, Santa Clara County
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Angelina Jolie buys the Cecil B. DeMille estate in Los Feliz

Actress and humanitarian Angelina Jolie has closed sale on the Cecil B. DeMille estate, a Los Feliz mansion once owned by the early filmmaker, according to real estate sources not authorized to co
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Nick Kyrgios blows his cool and then lead in four-set loss to Kevin Anderson at French Open

Nick Kyrgiosí talent is undeniable. So is his temperament. Docked a point for smashing rackets, the 18th-seeded Kyrgios went from a set and a break up in the French Openís second round to a swift
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MLB notes: Mariners' Nelson Cruz and Jean Segura leave game because of injuries

Seattle designated hitter Nelson Cruz and shortstop Jean Segura left Thursday's game against Colorado because of injuries. Segura injured his right ankle sliding into second base in the fourth in
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Dearden's furniture stores to close after 108 years in Los Angeles area

Furniture retailer Deardenís, one of Southern Californiaís oldest businesses, said Thursday that it will close its eight stores and wind down operations over the coming weeks. Founded in 1909, the
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Virgin Galactic test flight of space plane moves the company a bit closer to commercial operations

In a graceful test flight Thursday, Virgin Galacticís SpaceShipTwo dropped from its carrier aircraft and arced through the air. After a few minutes of flight, the glinting space plane emptied a 2,
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Essential Education: L.A.'s youth homelessness surges

Betsy DeVos Charter Schools Higher Education K-12 LAUSD May 24, 2017, 3:35 a.m. 7 things you need to know about how Trump's budget would affect schools in California and nationwide Joy Resmovits (
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LIGO detects third black-hole collision ó and it's not quite like the others

Scientists with the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory, or LIGO, have detected the signal from a cataclysmic collision between two black holes that lie 3 billion light-years away
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