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Best Family-Friendly Labor Day Events In Los Angeles

\ As Labor Day approaches, individuals and families are making plans to gather together and enjoy a day of family fun and entertainment. Backyard barbeques and picnics in the park are popular choices to celebrate […]

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65-Year-Old Man Finds Purpose In Revitalizing Historic Griffith Park Merry-Go-Round

GRIFFITH PARK (CBSLA.com) — The historic merry-go-round at Griffith Park has fallen into disrepair but is now set to receive a facelift from a major admirer. The carousel was considered the vitality of the community […]

08/26/2015

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LA City Council OKs Proposal To Add Miles Of Bike, Bus Lanes

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — In a city known for its gridlock, a new plan approved Tuesday promises to improve traffic and safety for pedestrians, buses and bicycles. “Sometimes, the cars kinda pass kinda close to […]

08/12/2015

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Los Angeles Proposes $4.1B Budget If Olympic Candidate

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com/AP) — A mayor’s adviser says that if Los Angeles becomes the U.S. candidate for the 2024 Olympics after Boston’s recent drop from contention, the organizers’ proposed budget for the Summer Games would […]

08/11/2015

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Drastic Fuel Price Comparisons Suggest Angelenos May Overpay For Gas

EAGLE ROCK (CBSLA.com) — While gas prices have fallen in the past month, drivers have notice an enormous spread in prices from one station to the next, with differences of over a dollar per gallon […]

08/11/2015

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Watch The Power Go Out At The Hollywood Bowl During A Sheryl Crow Concert!

The Hollywood Bowl suffered a power outage part-way through Sheryl Crow’s concert on Saturday night. The blackout occurred at about 10:20 p.m., while she was in the middle of performing her hit 1994 hit song […]

K-EARTH 101–08/10/2015

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Initiative To Allow Lotto Ticket Purchases At Gas Pumps Raises Gambling Concerns

SHERMAN OAKS (CBSLA.com) — While it soon may be possible to purchase lottery tickets directly from gas pumps at participating stations, not everyone is excited about the possibility of this “pay-and-play” prospect while filling up. […]

08/04/2015

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Athletes Thank LA As Historic Special Olympic World Games Comes To Close

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — As the largest Special Olympics in history came to an end on Sunday, athletes and coaches did their part to thank LA as their host. The closing ceremonies, held at the […]

08/03/2015

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Boston’s Withdrawal From Olympics Bid May Propel LA’s Chances As 2024 Host

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — As Boston drops out of the running to host the 2024 Olympics, Los Angeles finds itself as a possible frontrunner to host the games for the third time. A series of […]

07/28/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 18: (L-R) Peter Dinklage, Josh Gad, Kevin James, Ashley Benson, Michelle Monaghan, Chris Columbus, and Adam Sandler attend the 'Pixels' New York Premiere at Regal E-Walk on July 18, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Grant Lamos IV/Getty Images)

‘Ant-Man’ Inches Past ‘Pixels’ To Take First Place Spot

LOS ANGELES (AP/CBSLA.com) — “Ant-Man” has claimed first place at the box office for the second weekend in a row, narrowly besting new opener “Pixels.” The Marvel and Disney superhero pic brought in $24.8 million […]

07/27/2015

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