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When a South L.A. Family Lost Their Footing, Steve Mnuchin’s Bank Gobbled Up Their Slice of the American Dream

A new book examines the "modern-day robber barons" who benefitted from the housing market collapse—Trump and his inner circle included
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A Citizen Commission May Soon Have the Power to Subpoena the L.A. Sheriff’s Department

As records requests go unanswered, the Board of Supervisors approves a proposal to compel Alex Villanueva’s department to turn over info to the Citizen Oversight Commission
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A Fan Raised Almost $43K to Hand Out “Stand with Hong Kong” T-Shirts at the Lakers Season Opener

Sun Lared wants Lakers Nation to make a statement at the Staples Center on October 22
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Why Didn’t the Landlord Lobby Fight California’s New Statewide Rent Control Law?

The California Apartment Association is anticipating "indirect political benefits" from the tenant protections
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An Audit Lays Out What’s Gone Wrong with L.A.’s Homeless Housing Measure

The city controller’s office examines how voter-approved Proposition HHH became a historic debacle in the making
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Known for His Haunted Houses, Albert Reyes Takes on the Nightmare of Modern America

But the artist's new solo show, 'Dreamers of the American Dream,' isn't without glimpses of optimism
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A New Film Goes Inside the World of “Thoroughly Evil” Trump Mentor Roy Cohn

A hit new film documents the cruel, closeted life of Roy Cohn, the disgraced lawyer who invented Joe McCarthy...and Donald Trump
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Adam Schiff Is Donald Trump’s Enemy No. 1 Now More Than Ever

Amid the impeachment inquiry, Republicans are getting desperate to discredit the House Intelligence Committee chairman

Protests Over Proposed Sidewalk Sleeping Law Bring City Council Meeting to a Halt

Several councilmembers also voiced misgivings about the recent rewrite of a 1968 ordinance
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Trump Is Trying to Undercut California’s Pollution Rules for Dubious Reasons

The move sets the table for a heated legal battle about climate change–and states' rights