The Thursday Afternoon Cram, 7/5/12


Everything you need to know from today’s front pages

Longtime Rival Steve Nash Joins the Lakers
Will When Steve Met Kobe end with a championship ring?

LAPD Respond to Eight South LA. Shootings in Six Hours Yesterday
Gang-related fire-works, presumably.

Family of Kelly Thomas Files Wrongful Death Suit
Ron Thomas marks the one-year anniversary of his son’s death by suing Fullerton police.

Hoarder-Turned Shooting Suspect Barricades Himself in Long Beach Home
A SWAT team is on the liter-filled scene.

Interim Police Chief Gil Carrillo Fired by San Fernando City Council
“They wanted a ‘yes’ man.”
[Daily News

City Council Approves Increase in Ticket Fees for Parking at Expired Meters
Are you watching the clock, Kari Mozena?

Spider-Man Scooped Up $23.4 Mil on July 4
His suit is red, white, and blue, after all.

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