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Chula Vista police officer placed on desk duty after video shows him tackling teen at park
A Chula Vista police officer captured on video forcefully taking a 16-year-old girl to the ground has been removed from patrol duty and assigned to a desk job, according to a...
8 hours ago - LA Times
Sweet pensions, secrecy laws: L.A. has its own ugly swamp that needs draining, but where's the leadership?
This is it. I'm going into retirement and wanted you to be the first to know. But I worked out a really sweet deal with my employer. I'm going to keep writing columns for five...
10 hours ago - LA Times
Books: Writing and motherhood, noir, satire and more
About a week ago I was heading out of Alabama, hoping I'd get to Oxford Miss., before William Faulkner's house Rowan Oak closed for the day. I did, but that's a story for...
11 hours ago - LA Times
The World's 7 Most Liveable Cities
The Economist Intelligence Unit released its ranking of the world's most liveable cities on Aug. 14. The study compared 140 destinations to find those with the best and worst...
13 hours ago - Global Traveler
Climate change deniers aren't worth any news coverage
To the editor: Steve Lopez writes effectively about climate change. But I have a question: Why does he feel he must give any ink, screen space or time to the deniers? These...
14 hours ago - LA Times
Tim Dowling: our car's packed up, but that's the least of its problems
I'm in a car showroom in Exeter, sitting at the desk of a man called Alan. He seems to doubt the seriousness of our intent I am walking down a hot road towards the North...
16 hours ago - The Guardian
A letter to. my mid-life lover
‘I knew right away that we'd hit it off: we talked nonstop and I felt at ease. You had also been widowed': the letter you always wanted to write Last December, nearly a year...
16 hours ago - The Guardian
Summer on the lake: ‘It's as Canadian as ice hockey'
In Canada, the summer ritual of decamping to the lakeside is passed down through generations - especially in Ontario ‘cottage country', where our writer's great-grandmother...
19 hours ago - The Guardian
So Many Stories
:: 2017 FALL TRAVEL WRITING CONTEST FINALIST :: Mareshas, rock-hewn churches, Axum, Saint George's horse, bonfires, papyrus boats, Noah's Ark, buna, chanting rooms, teff...
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Zane Lowe marches ahead to a new beat while bringing positive vibes to Apple Music's Beats 1
It's 9 a.m. on a Wednesday, and Zane Lowe, in a glass-encased studio in Culver City, Calif., has the energy of a firework. He has two desks, which he uses like turntables. His...
1 day ago - LA Times
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Gemma Ward on the runway of the fall/winter 2006 Alexander
Gemma Ward on the runway of the fall/winter 2006 Alexander McQueen show during Paris Fashion Week. Revisit her most memorable moment on the runway in the mid-aughts, in...
Blake Lively's New Dark-Blonde Hair Is the Perfect Early-Fall Color
Blake Lively is ready for fall-and she has the hair to match. The 30-year-old actress made a subtle-but-significant change to her hair recently dyeing it a few shades darker...
Meghan Markle left Prince Harry stunned at their wedding. This is why
Chinese plane with 157 passengers on board slides off the runway in Manila
A Chinese Xiamen Air plane veered off a rain-soaked runway when attempting to land in the Philippines. Passengers escaped via emergency chutes but no injuries were reported.
Lata Mangeshkar bids farewell to Atal Bihari Vajpayee with unreleased poem...
Aretha Franklin dies at 76 in US
Blue and White, New exhibitions at the Tikotin museum of Japanese Art
Dîner en Blanc Takes Philly
I had heard about Dîner en Blanc before - a secret picnic where in-the-know guests dress in all white and venture to the secret location with tables, chairs, white tablecloths...
Are you ready for this jelly revival? Leah McFall is
Listen, toots. I've been busy. How was I supposed to know that jelly is back?