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May 27, 2017, 2:52 p.m. Here's what's new and interesting in entertainment and the arts:Gregg Allman, legendary Southern rocker (and ex-husband of Cher), has passed awayBreaking her silence since Monday's attack, Ariana Grande says she'll play a benefit in ManchesterLegendary L.A. music…
05.27 / 22:10
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May 27, 2017, 2:48 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. …
05.27 / 22:10
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(May 27, 2018) The last of the French Open warm up events were completed on Saturday. Stan Wawrinka defended his home title, the Geneva Open defeating Mischa Zverev 4-6, 6-3, 6-3. It is the Swiss’s 16th career title, sixth on clay. “I’m extremely happy to win my second title in Switzerland,” said Wawrinka. “It means [……
05.27 / 21:40
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In 2014, Infiniti leased more than 28,000 Q50 luxury sedans for as little as $329 a month in a growing U.S. market. The leases accounted for more than three-quarters of Q50 sales. Now they're coming back to haunt the automaker. Like many companies that juiced sales with sweet leases during…
05.27 / 21:12
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There was no air conditioning and parts of the roof were gone, so the mosquitoes would swarm in on those hellishly hot nights. People had their guns ready for the looters. There were also monkeys, llamas, cougars and who knows what else roaming around. Lorraine Valladares, 70, was a middle…
05.27 / 21:12
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Santa Monica police on Saturday identified a man who was arrested following a home invasion robbery that left two people hospitalized, one with serious stab wounds. The robbery occurred about 6:20 p.m. Friday in the 200 block of 19th Street in a residential neighborhood near Riviera Country…
05.27 / 21:12
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Thai-Son Kwiatkowski defeated No. 5 Christopher Eubanks of Georgia Tech to advance to the semifinals for the second time in his…
05.27 / 20:59
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Britain reduced its terrorism threat level a notch, from “critical” to “severe,” on Saturday as authorities said they had made major progress in unraveling the plot behind the Manchester concert bombing. Police said more arrests were expected, and security was tight across Britain as hundreds of…
05.27 / 20:17
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Gregg Allman, the gravel-voiced singer who helped lift the Allman Brothers Band to prominence with a hard-churning brand of soulful rock that became part of the soundtrack of the 1960s and ’70s and set the coordinates for a musical genre known as Southern rock, died Saturday at the age of 69. A…
05.27 / 20:17
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Arsene Wenger's turbulent year ended with a third FA Cup success in four seasons after Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 to deny the English Premier League champion a double on Saturday. Aaron Ramsey was the match-winner, just like in the 2014 final, restoring Arsenal's lead in the 79th minute…
05.27 / 20:17
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There are three things to note up front when it comes to IndyCar racer Josef Newgarden: No, he’s not a foreign driver; he was born and reared in Tennessee and the spelling of his first name stems from his Danish mother. Yes, he grew up in NASCAR country but always was more drawn to sleek I…
05.27 / 20:17
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Donald Trump made no secret during the presidential campaign of his disdain for America’s trading partners, his skepticism of longtime alliances and his eagerness to refocus U.S. foreign policy on the single-minded pursuit of American security. That was the largely the president the world got a…
05.27 / 19:21
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Islamic State claimed responsibility for an attack on a bus loaded with Coptic Christians the day before near the southern city of Minya, which officials said killed 29 people. “A security team of caliphate soldiers set up an ambush for dozens of Christians as they headed to the church of St. S…
05.27 / 19:21
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The carcass of a 79-foot blue whale has washed ashore in Marin County, and experts are trying to determine why it died. The whale was discovered off Agate Beach in Bolinas on Thursday. Scientists from the Marine Mammal Center said it's a sub-adult female. They collected skin and blubber…
05.27 / 19:21
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2017 ROLAND GARROS DAY 1 Men’s Preview Sunday 28 May 1st Round Bottom Half Featured matches   No. 6 Dominic Thiem (AUT) v Bernard Tomic (AUS) No. 11 Grigor Dimitrov (BUL) v Stephane Robert (FRA) No. 16 Lucas Pouille (FRA) v (WC) Julien Benneteau (FRA) No. 26 Gilles Muller (LUX) v Guillermo Garcia-Lopez (ESP) Horacio…
05.27 / 18:54
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                   2017 Roland Garros Women’s Preview First Round Head-to-Heads Round of 128   *All statistics courtesy of WTA Media Information System   KERBER, ANGELIQUE vs MAKAROVA, EKATERINA   KERBER, ANGELIQUE 7 – 4     rank rank Year Tournament Name Surface I-O Round Winner seed seed Scores 2008 BIRMINGHAM GRASS O R32 MAKAROVA, EKATERINA 62 […]…
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Jim Bunning, a former Hall of Fame pitcher who went on to serve in Congress, has died. He was 85. Bunning's death was confirmed by Jon Deuser, who served as chief of staff when Bunning was in the Senate. Deuser said he was notified about the death by Bunning's family. Bunning was one of only…
05.27 / 18:26
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Santa Ana police have arrested a homeless man on suspicion of attacking a convenience store clerk and a driver in separate incidents that were caught on video and in photos. Corbalan Jorge Hernandez, 57, was arrested Friday after witnesses identified him based on wisely circulated video of…
05.27 / 18:26
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May 27, 2017, 10:43 a.m. Here's what's new and interesting in entertainment and the arts:Breaking her silence since Monday's attack, Ariana Grande says she'll play a benefit in ManchesterLegendary L.A. music fixture Rodney Bingenheimer will retire his 'Rodney on the ROQ' radio showForget…
05.27 / 18:26
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The 35-year-old man identified by authorities in the fatal stabbing of two people on a Portland light-rail train has a criminal record that includes stints in prison. Court records show that Jeremy Joseph Christian was convicted of robbery, kidnapping and a weapons charge in 2002. Christian…
05.27 / 18:26
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