The Monday Afternoon Cram, 7/9/12

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High Speed Rail Officials Reject Advice From French Railway Developer
Is the rail authority board putting the train in front of the track?
[LAT]

Grenades, Blasting Caps, Fuse Igniters, and Powders Found at OC Intersection
A backpack holding the items seems to have “been here for a while.”
[NBC LA

81-Year-Old Blind Man Causes Commotion, Grounds Flight from LAX
Passengers missed out on twelve hours in Ft. Lauderdale–can you imagine the kvetching?
[KTLA

1188 DUI Arrests Made Between June 29-and July 8
We’re not sure if this is good news or bad.
[Daily News

Heat Wave!
Expect triple-digit temps this week.
[CBS

Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes Reach Divorce Settlement
That was fast.
[People

Gavin Smith’s Family Canvases Sylmar With Fliers
Their search for the missing Fox exec continues.
[ABC7

Dwight Howard’s Future Is a Little Complicated Right Now
But he could very likely end up playing ball in Brooklyn.
[ESPN LA]

Double Whammy: Texas Rejects Two Obamacare Proposals
The Lone Star state will not expand Medicaid coverage or set up a state-run insurance exchange.
[LAT]