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Soccer Hooliganism Still a Threat Heading Into Euro 2016

Football violence is making a comeback, and the timing is bad with four high-risk matches in the first week of Euros
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The Latest: Djokovic's French Open Match Resumes After Rain

Novak Djokovic is back on court at the French Open, where has play has resumed after a rain delay of more than 2½ hours
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Djokovic Back on Court at French Open After Another Delay

Novak Djokovic's fourth-round match at the French Open finally got started, albeit under a light drizzle, remnants of heavier rain that wiped out an entire day of play and caused a delay of more than
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Messi's Tax Fraud Case Begins With Player Avoiding Court

Lionel Messi's tax trial has begun with the player deciding not to appear in court for early proceedings
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5 Matches Not to Miss at the European Championship

The European Championship has a reputation for being soccer fans' favorite tournament on the global calendar
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Watch Martin Short, Maya Rudolph assume awful Chicago accents in spoof

Martin Short, Maya Rudolph and Jimmy Fallon took aim at two classic Chicago stereotypes -- our wind and our accents -- in a cop drama spoof that aired Friday on "The Tonight Show." The comedians play
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Popular Finance

Today: Primary Concerns. In Compton, a Most Violent Year.

I'm Davan Maharaj, editor-in-chief of the Los Angeles Times. Here are some story lines I don't want you to miss today. TOP STORIES Primary Concerns How important is winning the California primary
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Rams say they won't rush season-ticket process

Back in January, after they got approval to return to Los Angeles, the Rams launched a season-ticket campaign, and in two weeks received 56,000 deposits from people interested in securing seats fo
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Consumer spending makes its biggest jump in 6 years

Consumer spending surged in April by the largest amount in more than six years, led by a big jump in purchases of autos and other durable goods. U.S. consumer spending rose 1% last month after a f
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'Don't roofie someone on our watch': Man arrested in alleged attempt to drug date

The Santa Monica Police Department on Monday identified a man accused of attempting to drug his date’s unattended drink, according to three women dining in the same restaurant. Michael Hsu was arr
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Stocks open higher; Allergan jumps after Icahn reveals his stake

Stocks are opening slightly higher on Wall Street as the market comes off its best week since early March. Investors were encouraged by a report early Tuesday that consumer spending increased in A
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California Gov. Jerry Brown: I'm backing Hillary Clinton

California Gov. Jerry Brown: I'm backing Hillary Clinton May 31, 2016, 6:54 a.m. Bernie Sanders' stumping in California extends to showing up at the Warriors' Game 7 win in the Western Conference
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Jerry Brown backs Hillary Clinton in open letter

California Gov. Jerry Brown: I'm backing Hillary Clinton May 31, 2016, 6:54 a.m. Bernie Sanders' stumping in California extends to showing up at the Warriors' Game 7 win in the Western Conference
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Gov. Jerry Brown backs Hillary Clinton for president

California politics updates: Bills in Sacramento face a big live-or-die moment, business groups play both sides in Assembly race May 31, 2016, 6:39 a.m. Welcome to Essential Politics, our daily fe
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Govt bullish on farm sector growth on hopes of good monsoon

India will "definitely" see higher foodgrain output and overall growth in the agriculture sector in case the IMD prediction of a good monsoon "comes true", Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh sai
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