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The opening Thursday practice session for the 2017 Monaco GP would see both Williams Martini drivers finish outside the top ten. Felipe Massa would finish in 11th while team-mate Lance Stroll was in 16th. Lance would finish around a second slower than his team-mate in what was a learning exercise for the rookie. Both drivers would focus on the ultra soft tyre during what was an uneventful session for the Williams…
05.25 / 10:04
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In the June 4, 1969, Los Angeles Times, staff writer Robert Kistler reported: The eviction of Bunnie Burns from the Northern Hotel on Bunker Hill Tuesday required: –A sheriff’s inspector, two helmeted deputies, a female deputy, a sheriff’s captain and two deputies in “public relations”; –Plus Robert…
05.25 / 08:40
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The new Guardians of the Galaxy: Mission Breakout at Disney’s California Adventure is more fun, thrilling and humorous than the Twilight Zone Tower of Terror ride it replaces. I rode the new Guardians attraction three times during a media preview last week and was surprised how quickly I f…
05.25 / 07:32
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When the House Select Intelligence Committee opened its most recent hearing on Russian interference in the 2016 election, committee Chairman Devin Nunes was notably absent from the dais. The week before, when the Justice Department named a special prosecutor to take over the existing FBI…
05.25 / 07:32
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A state-run universal healthcare system? California only? It’s fantasy. Current legislation in Sacramento is fatally flawed and foolhardy. Why? It would be astronomically expensive, politically impossible and beyond state government’s competence. But it’s a rallying cry for many liberal follo…
05.25 / 07:32
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Before Marco Andretti ties the knot, he has another milestone in mind to seal with a kiss. This love story comes with n…
05.25 / 07:14
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By FIA May 25 2017    FIA Wednesday Press Conference Part Two   PART TWO: DRIVERS – Felipe Massa (Williams), Daniel Ricciardo (Red Bull), Pascal Wehrlein (Sauber) PRESS CONFERENCE Q: Felipe, let’s start with you. Another driver, along with Jenson Button who we’ve just been hearing from, who thought he’d done his last Monaco Grand Prix at the end of la…
05.25 / 06:59
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By FIA May 25 2017    FIA Wednesday Press Conference Part One   PART ONE: DRIVERS – Jenson BUTTON (McLaren), Nico HULKENBERG (Renault), Esteban OCON (Force India) PRESS CONFERENCE Q: Jenson, 2009 Monaco GP winner and World Champion of course, welcome back. Unusual circumstances to say the least. What level of preparation have you done for this race a…
05.25 / 06:59
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NASA funding: In the May 24 California section, an article about NASA funding attributed a reference to a “hobbled” Hubble Space Telescope to NASA Acting Administrator Robert Lightfoot. The Hubble observatory is in good health, and the reference should not have been attributed to Lightfoot. If…
05.25 / 06:29
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INDIANAPOLIS >> Michael Andretti's busiest month could turn into his best Indianapolis show.He has four cars in the front three rows of Sunday's Indianapolis 500.Two of those drivers - the defending race champion, Alexander Rossi, and this year's highest-profile rookie, Fernando Alonso - avoided getting sidetracked by…
05.25 / 06:00
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INDIANAPOLIS >> Michael Andretti's busiest month could turn into his best Indianapolis show.He has four cars in the front three rows of Sunday's Indianapolis 500.Two of those drivers - the defending race champion, Alexander Rossi, and this year's highest-profile rookie, Fernando Alonso - avoided getting sidetracked by…
05.25 / 05:38
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Small-satellite launch company Rocket Lab said its Electron rocket “made it to space” in its first test flight, as the Huntington Beach firm and other small-rocket start-ups begin to inch closer to commercial operations. In a tweet Wednesday evening soon after the launch Rocket Lab said it was…
05.25 / 05:28
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The game of baseball does not cooperate with utopian ideals. When the Dodgers fashioned their plan for managing a pitching rotation, juggling six or seven starters through a schedule designed for five men, the organization understood the possibility of nights like Wednesday’s 6-1 loss to St. L…
05.25 / 05:28
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The plan was for Julio Urias to be here. He’s not. Instead of preparing to start Thursday for the Dodgers, Urias is scheduled to make his next appearance for the organization’s triple-A affiliate in Oklahoma City. This could be a simple case of a 20-year-old prospect requiring a short break fro…
05.25 / 05:28
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While it's not known to many local residents. on the northern edges of the San Bernardino city limits, there is a venue that is well-known throughout the world, one that attracts skilled motorcycle riders from all corners.Glen Helen Raceway ranks high on any list of challenging and unique motocross tracks on the…
05.25 / 04:59
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After dodging the raindrops on Saturday, the Fast Nine for Pole Day was set.  We look at who succeeded and who underperformed, and what the Honda engine failures during Sunday’s and Monday’s practice sessions mean for Race Day.  Monday’s practice session was all about race setup, and although we hesitate to read too much into [R…
05.25 / 04:46
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While it's not known to many local residents. on the northern edges of the San Bernardino city limits, there is a venue that is well-known throughout the world, one that attracts skilled motorcycle riders from all corners.Glen Helen Raceway ranks high on any list of challenging and unique motocross tracks on the…
05.25 / 04:36
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The Angels believed they hit baseballs hard all night Wednesday and all across Tropicana Field. The statistics showed four hits for their efforts and a 5-2 loss to Tampa Bay. “It doesn’t matter how hard you hit the ball if it doesn’t fall,” Albert Pujols said. “We hit some hard balls, but we came…
05.25 / 04:24
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May 24, 2017, 8:54 p.m. Eric Sondheimer has been covering high school sports for the Los Angeles Times since 1997 and in Southern California since 1976. Get his latest from the field and follow all our prep sports coverage and analysis here. …
05.25 / 04:24
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May 24, 2017, 8:54 p.m. Eric Sondheimer has been covering high school sports for the Los Angeles Times since 1997 and in Southern California since 1976. Get his latest from the field and follow all our prep sports coverage and analysis here. …
05.25 / 04:24
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