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Huma Abedin is Hillary Clinton's closest aide, and now she might be a liability
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:24:00 PDT
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Campaign 2016 updates - Clinton: 'I'm running against someone who will say or do anything' Aug. 30, 2016, 5:24 a.m. Donald Trump tours on the West Coast Tuesday, with a stop in Washington State. Tim Kaine campaigns for Hillary Clinton in Pennsylvania. Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin splits from...


Campaign 2016 updates - Clinton: 'I'm running against someone who will say or do anything'
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:24:00 PDT
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Campaign 2016 updates - Clinton: 'I'm running against someone who will say or do anything' Aug. 30, 2016, 5:24 a.m. Donald Trump tours on the West Coast Tuesday, with a stop in Washington State. Tim Kaine campaigns for Hillary Clinton in Pennsylvania. Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin splits from...


Frida Kahlo meets John Coltrane in electric dance homage
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:20:00 PDT
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Frida Kahlo and John Coltrane are an unlikely pair, but at the Ford amphitheater in Hollywood, they proved an exhilarating match.

The Los Angeles-based Latin dance theater troupe Contra-Tiempo opened the Ford show Saturday night with a new homage to Mexican painter Kahlo choreographed by Marjani...



Maybe Donald Trump wants to repeal the estate tax just because he's rich
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDT
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Thereas a saying that applies to the most vociferous political opponents of the estate tax: Some people are born on third base and go through life thinking they hit a triple.

Every four years, Republican presidential candidates engage in a symbolic ritual of estateA tax batting practice. Like George...



Enough gifts. Public officials should't have tip jars.
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDT
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There are all kinds of ways to get people to give you presents. Throw yourself a birthday party, for example. Have a quinceaA+-era. Have a bar mitzvah. Get married. Give birth. Get elected to office.

Wait a that last one doesnat sound right. Why would people give presents to politicians? Do they...



Today: TheA TrialsA andA TravailsA ofA HumaA Abedin. 'I Will Get You': A Power Couple Seeks Revenge.
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDT
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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.

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The Trials and Travails of Huma Abedin

Huma Abedin has carried Hillary Clintonas cellphone in her purse and exchanged emails with her on everything from diplomatic...



By distinguishing the GOP from the alt-right, Hillary Clinton did what many conservatives won't
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDT
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Last week delivered one of the most remarkable moments in this most remarkable political season. A major politician defended the conservative movement and the Republican Party from guilt-by-association with a fringe group of racists, anti-Semites, and conspiracy theorists who have jumped enthusiastically...



Understanding the Nate Parker scandal
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDT
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The imbroglio now engulfing Nate Parker touches on some of our cultureas most explosive issues: the role of sports on college campuses, sex, alcohol abuse and race. Only when we see each of these as part of a volatile whole can we begin to judge Parkeras alleged crime.

Parker is the director of...



L.A. needs more parks. Here's how we should pay for them.
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDT
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Los Angeles needs more housing and less expensive housing. But the city also needs more parks and open space to balance the increased density and accommodate the influx of residents. To pay for those parks, the Los Angeles City Council is considering levying higher fees on new condo and apartment...



Essential California: When a false alarm upends an entire airport
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDT
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Good morning. It is Tuesday, Aug. 30. A warm welcome to our new readers from the aFrameda series! We hope you enjoy Essential California a and we would love to hear from you. You can keep up with us on Twitter at @TheCityMaven and @ShelbyGrad. Here's what is happening in the Golden State:

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Hillary Clinton is overdue for a freewheeling news conference
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDT
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Neither presidents nor presidential candidates are under any legal obligation to hold regularA news conferences. But periodically submitting to questions from a diverse group of reporters is a way to demonstrate accountability to the public and an incentive to stay abreast of the issues.

Hillary...



Clinton Foundation stories: Where's the other side, where's the scandal?
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDT
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To the editor: I think the author has made a significant point about Hillary Clintonas health.

It is also worth noting that the medical reports issued by each of the two major candidates a Clinton and Donald Trump a could not be more disparate.

( aIam so tired of hearing that Clinton is tired,a...



Inside the Hollywood past of Stephen K. Bannon, Donald Trump's campaign chief
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 04:56:00 PDT
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Campaign 2016 updates - Clinton: 'I'm running against someone who will say or do anything' Aug. 30, 2016, 5:24 a.m. Donald Trump tours on the West Coast Tuesday, with a stop in Washington State. Tim Kaine campaigns for Hillary Clinton in Pennsylvania. Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin splits from...


What does Trump mean when he says he will deport 'criminal' immigrants first?
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 04:55:00 PDT
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Campaign 2016 updates - Clinton: 'I'm running against someone who will say or do anything' Aug. 30, 2016, 5:24 a.m. Donald Trump tours on the West Coast Tuesday, with a stop in Washington State. Tim Kaine campaigns for Hillary Clinton in Pennsylvania. Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin splits from...


To his fans, Juan Gabriel was their 'godfather,' their family, their home
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 04:30:00 PDT
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Nancy CortesA learnedA two things growing up: Respect your mother. And respect your motheras love for Juan Gabriel.A

HerA family woke up to the Mexican singerasA smooth, raspy voiceA every morning, his love ballads playing on a loop.A To badmouth Juan Gabriel was to risk punishment by shoe.

aNobody could...



France calls for halt to 'imbalanced' EU-U.S. trade deal talks
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 04:05:00 PDT
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The French government wants the European Union to end talks with the U.S. on forging a sweeping trade deal that it sees as too friendly to U.S. businesses.

French President Francois Hollande said Tuesday that talks on a landmark trade deal between the U.S. and European Union are unbalanced and...



LAPD officer charged with stealing police radio, failing to pay for baby stroller: 'We trusted her because she was a police officer'
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 04:00:00 PDT
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A Los Angeles police officer pleaded not guilty Monday to a series of criminal charges, including theft of a police radio and an illegal search of a law enforcement database.

Prosecutors also allege that Jessica Guzzetti failed to pay for a baby stroller, according to a criminal complaint filed...



European Union: Apple must pay $14.5 billion in back taxes to Ireland
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 03:55:00 PDT
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Apple will have to pay up to $14.5 billion in back taxes, plus interest, to Ireland after the European Union found Tuesday that it received illegal tax benefits over 11 years.

The ruling is the latest a and biggest a salvo in the EU Executive Commission's battle to have multinationals pay their...



California bill to extend school choice law faces allegations of inequity
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 03:30:00 PDT
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Each dayA Suzanne White drives her daughters to school, she crosses an invisible border between the L.A. Unified School District inA which she lives and Oak Park Unified, the higher-performing,A much smaller district that her children attend.

Itas a trip that many parents frustrated by their local...



Cord-cutting accelerates in second quarter; 812,000 fewer homes with pay-TV
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 03:30:00 PDT
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The flight of pay-TV customers continues.

In a grim reminder of the challenges facing media companies, an estimated 812,000 subscribers pulled the plug on their pay-television service in the second quarter, according to a study by consulting firm SNL Kagan.

The number represents a decline in the...



The key to Vizio founder William Wang's $2-billion business? Trust in his employees
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 03:00:00 PDT
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William Wang, founder and chairman of TV maker Vizio Inc., hadA receded into the background at the Irvine company in recent years.A So evenA though it was him at a media event announcing LeEcoas acquisition of Vizio for $2 billion last month, he quickly turned the attention to a group seated directly...



Essential Politics: Will Jerry Brown give farmworkers what they want?
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 03:00:00 PDT
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Is it time to rethink how much is paid to Californiaas farmworkers for overtime labor? Thatas the question now facing Gov. Jerry Brown.

Good morning from the the state capital. Iam Sacramento Bureau Chief John Myers, and Brown has some big decisions coming for bills that will be sent to his desk...



Same drug, different insurance tiers, crazy-high co-pays
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 03:00:00 PDT
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As sky-high EpiPen costs show, price gouging of patients by greedy drug companies is one part of our dysfunctional healthcare system. Another is what may appear to be theA arbitrary way that insurers decide what co-pay to charge.

Santa Ana residents William and Phyllis Stevens encountered this recently...



Aurora theater massacre survivors sued. How did their case collapse?
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 03:00:00 PDT
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They had survived brain damage, paralysis and the deaths of their children. For four years, they met in secret as a group.A Now, they were finally prepared to settle with the Aurora movie theater that became the site of one of the deadliest massacres in U.S. history.

Marcus Weaver kept a calm facade,...



Inside the Hollywood past of Stephen K. Bannon, Donald Trump's campaign chief
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 03:00:00 PDT
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aThe Indian Runnera wasA a Sean Penn-directedA drama about the troubled relationship of two brothers, one aA small-town sheriff, the other a Vietnam vetA turnedA criminal.

ReleasedA in 1991, the film, which cost an estimated $7 million to produce,A was a flop, grossingA $191,125 in the U.S. and Canada.

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Nonfiction: Attica, Attica: The Story of the Legendary Prison Uprising
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 09:30:01 GMT
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Heather Ann Thompson's "Blood in the Water" is about the Attica prison uprising of 1971, its aftermath, and the continuing quest for justice.


Antony Jay, a Machiavelli Scholar and a Creator of ‘Yes Minister,’ Dies at 86
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2016 02:34:28 GMT
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A writer and producer who, drawing parallels between kings and business leaders, highlighted the machinations of government.


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