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Terror threat sparks tightened security on Los Angeles metro system

Security has been stepped up in Los Angeles amid reports of an imminent threat to the city’s metro system – notably a station near the Universal Studios theme…

Security has been stepped up in Los Angeles amid reports of an imminent threat to the city’s metro system – notably a station near the Universal Studios theme…

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Steven Gerrard announces retirement

Former Liverpool and England captain Steven Gerrard announced his retirement on Thursday a week after confirming he would not be returning to play for Major League Soccer side LA…

Former Liverpool and England captain Steven Gerrard announced his retirement on Thursday a week after confirming he would not be returning to play for Major League Soccer side LA…

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Anti-Trump protests erupt across the US

Angry Americans have taken to the streets in New York and cities across the United States, following the election of Donald Trump to the White House.

Angry Americans have taken to the streets in New York and cities across the United States, following the election of Donald Trump to the White House.

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Pop star Chris Brown arrested on assault with a deadly weapon

US singer Chris Brown has been arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon after a woman told police he had threatened her with a gun.

US singer Chris Brown has been arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon after a woman told police he had threatened her with a gun.

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From Los Angeles to Mexico: Fans mourn Juan Gabriel

People gather around the star of late Mexican singer Juan Gabriel, which is adorned with flowers and mementos, on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles.

People gather around the star of late Mexican singer Juan Gabriel, which is adorned with flowers and mementos, on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles.

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Ben Hur and chariot races get a make-over in a new movie release

Confirming that no film is above a revamp even if its already won 11 Oscars – the new version of Ben Hur has premiered in Los Angeles.

Confirming that no film is above a revamp even if its already won 11 Oscars – the new version of Ben Hur has premiered in Los Angeles.

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Star Trek's Anton Yelchin killed in freak car accident

Russian-born actor, Anton Yelchin, best known for playing Chekov in the new Star Trek flims has been killed following a freak car accident at his home in Los…

Russian-born actor, Anton Yelchin, best known for playing Chekov in the new Star Trek flims has been killed following a freak car accident at his home in Los…

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Th LA Clippers blaze the trail in the NBA playoffs

The Los Angeles Clippers hosted the Portland Trail Blazers at the Staples Center for game two of their best-of-seven Western Conference playoffs in the NBA.

The Los Angeles Clippers hosted the Portland Trail Blazers at the Staples Center for game two of their best-of-seven Western Conference playoffs in the NBA.

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Bryant blazes out with 60 points in career-capping Lakers win

So, it was a night of legends, records and team and personal milestones for the star-spangled NBA, as after 20 years Kobe Bryant bowed out. Bit it

So, it was a night of legends, records and team and personal milestones for the star-spangled NBA, as after 20 years Kobe Bryant bowed out. Bit it

Culture

"Lights Out" hopes to scare you to death

What do you do when the lights go out? Well, director David F. Sandberg would like you to scream, and scream often with his latest horror offering

What do you do when the lights go out? Well, director David F. Sandberg would like you to scream, and scream often with his latest horror offering

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First dog cafe in U.S. opens in Los Angeles

A dog cafe which offers people a chance to pet a pooch along with their morning coffee has opened in Los Angeles. It’s being billed as the first of

A dog cafe which offers people a chance to pet a pooch along with their morning coffee has opened in Los Angeles. It’s being billed as the first of

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Clippers romp to victory over Boston in LA

DeAndre Jordan had the beating of the Boston Celtics with a 15 point haul as the LA Clippers cruised to a 114-90 victory at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

DeAndre Jordan had the beating of the Boston Celtics with a 15 point haul as the LA Clippers cruised to a 114-90 victory at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

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LA Galaxy unveil De Jong as Nicky Butt returns home

The Los Angeles Galaxy officially unveiled their new signing Nigel de Jong on Tuesday. The former Dutch international negotiated a release from the

The Los Angeles Galaxy officially unveiled their new signing Nigel de Jong on Tuesday. The former Dutch international negotiated a release from the

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Grammy success for Taylor Swift and Kendrick Lamar

They are to music what Oscars are to films. And for Taylor Swift, this year’s Grammies were a night to remember. Not only did the 26-year-old

They are to music what Oscars are to films. And for Taylor Swift, this year’s Grammies were a night to remember. Not only did the 26-year-old

Culture

Exhibition traces of the life of an American icon: Frank Sinatra

‘Sinatra: An American Icon’ is an exhibition at the GRAMMY Museum in Los Angeles, celebrating the life and work of the iconic American singer and

‘Sinatra: An American Icon’ is an exhibition at the GRAMMY Museum in Los Angeles, celebrating the life and work of the iconic American singer and

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Televisions (still) all the rage at CES

The thinner, the better. This isn’t a fashion show catwalk, but the TV stands at the Consumer Electronics Fair in Las Vegas. Beyond size, 2016 is

The thinner, the better. This isn’t a fashion show catwalk, but the TV stands at the Consumer Electronics Fair in Las Vegas. Beyond size, 2016 is

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Natural gas leak prompts California emergency

California governor Jerry Brown has declared an emergency after natural gas storage facility suffered a blow out.

California governor Jerry Brown has declared an emergency after natural gas storage facility suffered a blow out.

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California gas leak sparks protests as concerns mount

Methane gas billowing into the sky from the hills above Los Angeles has been captured by an infrared camera to record images which are invisible to

Methane gas billowing into the sky from the hills above Los Angeles has been captured by an infrared camera to record images which are invisible to

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Email threat forces schools closure in Los Angeles

Schools out in Los Angeles. The streets empty, the classrooms of over 1000 public schools locked. But the threat sent by email which sparked the

Schools out in Los Angeles. The streets empty, the classrooms of over 1000 public schools locked. But the threat sent by email which sparked the

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USA: over a thousand LA schools closed following bomb threat

More than 1,000 schools were closed in the Los Angeles area on Tuesday after education authorities received a bomb threat. The Los Angeles Unified

More than 1,000 schools were closed in the Los Angeles area on Tuesday after education authorities received a bomb threat. The Los Angeles Unified

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LA Lakers star Bryant to retire

LA Lakers star Kobe Bryant has announced he is to retire after the current season. The 37-year-old Guard is arguably one the best players of his

LA Lakers star Kobe Bryant has announced he is to retire after the current season. The 37-year-old Guard is arguably one the best players of his

Culture

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt reunited on screen in 'By The Sea'

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are reunited on screen after 10 years in ‘By The Sea’, which opens the American Film Institute’s Fest on November 5

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are reunited on screen after 10 years in ‘By The Sea’, which opens the American Film Institute’s Fest on November 5

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Happy Halloween Hollywood

Thousands of costumed revelers crowd the streets of West Hollywood for what is billed as the largest Halloween party in the world. Star of ‘The Rocky

Thousands of costumed revelers crowd the streets of West Hollywood for what is billed as the largest Halloween party in the world. Star of ‘The Rocky