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Historic West Coast Mob Memorabilia Hits Beverly Hills Auction Block

Bugsy Siegel’s pink flamingos, Virginia Hill’s diamond earrings, and even Meyer Lansky’s bowties are up for sale at the end of the month

Nika Soon-Shiong is Hopping the Pond

The activist daughter of billionaire LA Times owner Patrick Soon-Shiong is leaving town to pursue her doctorate at Oxford. Not everyone will be sad to see her go

‘Grease’ Hits Theaters This Weekend to Honor Olivia Newton-John

The iconic summer joyride returns to the silver screen at a bargain price this weekend, with $1-per-ticket going to breast cancer research

Man Sentenced in Shooting Rampage That Left 5 Dead

An ex-convict from Sylmar who carried out a shooting rampage that left five people dead in the San Fernando Valley, including three on the same day, was sentenced today to five consecutive life prison...
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Massive Sweep Sees Arrest of 28 Members of Eastside Playboys Gang

Members of the South Central gang that uses the iconic bunny to mark its turf—and member’s bodies–were arrested this week in a series of raids across Los Angeles

Rushdie Attacker Says He’s ‘Surprised’ He Didn’t Kill the Author

Hadi Matar, 24, says he never read much Rushdie, but he fancies Netflix, video games and the late Ayatollah Khomeini

Top Sheriff’s Official Explains Lying About Kobe Bryant Crash Photos

LASD Chief Jorge Valdez says he “bungled” when he and Sheriff Alex Villanueva denied getting a complaint about the crash scene photos

Roe v Wade’s Overturn Could Be Leading to Uptick In Men Having Vasectomies

Since late June, Dr. Justin Houman, an L.A.-based urologist, has noticed that women aren’t the only ones looking for ways to prevent unwanted pregnancies
Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas casts his vote

Daily Brief: L.A.’s Blistering Political Battle Over A Suspended Councilman

Also, Trump era drilling comes to an end as eleven oil wells are permanently closed in San Luis Obispo.