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Police Are Looking into Whether Armed Robbers Targeted Lady Gaga’s Dogs

Dog walker Ryan Fischer was reportedly shot in the chest by men who made off with two of the celeb's three French Bulldogs
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The College Admissions Scandal Is an L.A. Story That Was Decades in the Making

In the new book 'Guilty Admissions,' author Nicole LaPorte traces the roots of the scheme that shocked America

An L.A. Businessman Who Peddled Political Influence Gets 12 Years in Prison

Imaad Zuberi sold access to powerful people for millions in foreign cash
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A Key Figure in the ‘Whitey’ Bulger Case Has Been Released from Prison

The notorious mobster's FBI handler, who's suffering from cancer, was let out on a conditional medical release
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Activists Say Beverly Hills Cops Are Playing Music to Keep Themselves Off Instagram

The department tells Vice that one particularly incident featuring Sublime's hit "Santeria" is "currently under review"
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How a Former LAPD Detective Became the ‘Godfather’ to L.A. Crime Writers

From inspiring elements of Michael Connelly's Bosch to advising James Ellroy, Detective Rick Jackson has been a force on and off the police force
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Authorities Probe ‘Shocking’ Threats Against Gov. Gavin Newsom and His Family

Newsom's hospitality company, which was placed in a blind trust when he became governor, has also been the target of extremist ire
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A Man Treated Himself to a Joyride in a Real-Life Baywatch Boat Last Week

As one observer put it, "Never a dull moment in L.A."

Santa Monica Has Made a Mess of Investigating Last Spring’s Public Safety Disaster

Thousands of dollars were spent on a report on what went wrong the day looters ransacked the city, but it never saw the light of day

LAPD Reports a Sharp Increase in Violent Crime. So What’s Behind It?

There's no consensus, but analysts have some theories