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How Did the Vaccine Rollout Become Such a Wreck?

From federal failures to local blunders, a look at where things stand, what went wrong, and why change may be a ways off
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50 Years After Midnight Cowboy, Gay Cinema Is Still a Work in Progress

The X-rated Oscar winner nudged open a door that would never quite close again
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Jason Bentley Explains Why He’s Stepping Down at KCRW

The L.A. public radio staple is inching away from the airwaves
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Elite Prep Schools in L.A. and Across the U.S. Are Brazenly Inflating Grades

Before the college admissions scandal made headlines, some top schools were pressuring teachers to give students an edge by boosting their GPAs
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A Musical Puppet Show Blames Michael Jackson’s Alleged Sex Abuse on a Glove-Shaped Alien

The show's creator claims it offers a ”fun way” to talk about the accusations of misconduct
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Will Any of the Hollywood Agencies Touch Trump?

Between book deals and speaking fees, there's big money in being an ex-president, but it's unclear whether a superagent would take on 45
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This Year’s Emmy Nominees Are Using Fashion to Get Out the Vote

Did you like what Tracee Ellis Ross was wearing? Now you can bid on it
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World-Famous Street Artist Mr. Brainwash’s New Wall Celebrates the Best of L.A.

In honor of our annual Best of L.A. issue, the infectiously enthusiastic art star splashed one of two covers he designed on La Brea Avenue
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Are People Really Moving Out of L.A. in Droves Amid the Pandemic?

Some experts say recent claims of "urban flight" have been exaggerated

Violence Broke Out at a Local Target When Men Entered Without Masks

The suspects allegedly started a brawl when security asked them to wear masks inside the store