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  1. Vice Media raises $450 million, bumping valuation to near $6 billion

    06.19 / 20:32 dailypilot.com Dailypilot.com - Education & Family
    Vice Media announced Monday that it has raised $450 million in investment from private equity firm TPG. Vice CEO Shane Smith told CNBC on Monday morning that the new funding puts the media company’s valuation at $5.7 billion. Vice Media comprises a network of digital sites that provide news a…
  2. California bill aims to revive broadband privacy rules that were killed by Trump and Congress

    06.19 / 19:34 dailypilot.com Dailypilot.com - Education & Family
    June 19, 2017, 12:23 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now:The Orange County GOP had Rep. Devin Nunes as a headline speaker Saturday night. Protesters crashed the party but Republicans mostly made…
  3. Major route into Yosemite National Park reopens after massive rock slide

    06.19 / 19:34 dailypilot.com Dailypilot.com - Education & Family
    A major highway and entrance to Yosemite National Park reopened late Saturday, nearly a week after a massive rockfall buried the road. “We do not see any other movement at this time,” said Jamie Richards, a park spokeswoman. “Everything should be very stable.” El Portal Road, which is a continu…
  4. Actor Miles Teller arrested, charged with public drunkenness in San Diego

    06.19 / 19:34 dailypilot.com Dailypilot.com - Education & Family
    June 19, 2017, 12:17 p.m. Here's what's new and interesting in entertainment and the arts:Miles Teller charged with public drunkenness in San DiegoJay Z's album '4:44' due June 30, teaser to single 'Adnis' releasedCaitlyn Jenner on GOP baseball shooting: 'Liberals can't even shoot…
  5. The GOP's tax plan would hit blue states and charities hard

    06.19 / 16:26 dailypilot.com Dailypilot.com - Education & Family
    To the editor: Eliminating the federal tax deduction for state and local income taxes would harm not only the taxpayers, but also churches and other 501(c)(3) organizations. (“The GOP's tax attack on blue states,” Opinion, June 12) Under the current tax code, many retired people who have paid off…
  6. Bill to curb 'drive-by' ADA lawsuits deserves support

    06.19 / 16:26 dailypilot.com Dailypilot.com - Education & Family
    To the editor: I agree that predatory litigation has been inflicted on businesses nationwide over the Americans With Disabilities Act. While California’s share of the ADA lawsuits across the U.S. has dropped to about 36%, it is still significant because we only have 12% of the population. S…
  7. Megyn Kelly's showdown with Alex Jones is a ratings bust for NBC's 'Sunday Night'

    06.19 / 16:26 dailypilot.com Dailypilot.com - Education & Family
    Megyn Kelly’s interview with conspiracy theorist Alex Jones was the talk of the TV industry last week, but based on the Nielsen ratings, viewers did not care. “Sunday Night With Megyn Kelly” averaged 3.53 million viewers in its Sunday 7 p.m. time slot, the lowest figure yet since the program premi…
  8. These Democrats feel guilty for sitting out the 2016 elections, and they aren't waiting to register voters for the midte

    06.19 / 07:18 dailypilot.com Dailypilot.com - Education & Family
    Dan Henrickson rapped on the door of a stucco townhouse perched on a cul-de-sac in the north Los Angeles County suburb of Santa Clarita and awaited his fate. The 63-year-old information technology consultant from Los Angeles was volunteering for the Democratic Party’s local club and still g…
  9. JC Ramirez, Angels gets lit up by the Royals 7-3

    06.18 / 23:36 dailypilot.com Dailypilot.com - Education & Family
    JC Ramirez flipped the script on a trend that has perplexed the big right-hander, who has spent much of the season wondering how he could be so vulnerable in the first inning of games and so effective in the frames that followed. This was not for the betterment of the Angels, who saw Ramirez…
  10. Congressman grabs a guitar at Orange County fundraiser

    06.18 / 05:08 dailypilot.com Dailypilot.com - Education & Family
    June 17, 2017, 9:58 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now:The Orange County GOP had Rep. Devin Nunes as a headline speaker Saturday night. Protesters crashed the party but Republicans mostly made…
  11. For the Record

    06.18 / 05:08 dailypilot.com Dailypilot.com - Education & Family
    Jupiter photo: In the June 16 California section, the caption for a photo that accompanied an article about new findings regarding the age of the planet Jupiter said the photo was taken by the Hubble telescope. The photo was taken by the Juno spacecraft. If you believe that we have made an…
  12. Trump's day in tweets: Saturday, June 17

    06.18 / 04:11 dailypilot.com Dailypilot.com - Education & Family
    June 17, 2017, 9 p.m. His tweets have the power to shape international relations, send stock prices up — or down — and galvanize the American public.We're watching how Donald Trump is using this platform of unfettered communication now that he’s commander in chief. Here is everything Trum…
  13. Update on 'Live updates: Andre Ward scores TKO win over Sergey Kovalev in 8th round'

    06.18 / 04:11 dailypilot.com Dailypilot.com - Education & Family
    June 17, 2017, 8:58 p.m. In their first meeting in the ring, Andre Ward defeated Sergey Kovalev by controversial decision. The two are squaring off again Saturday night in a rematch in Las Vegas.Keep it here for full coverage of the fight and round-by-round updates of the main event. …
  14. Woman storms stage during controversial 'Julius Caesar,' is arrested

    06.17 / 20:15 dailypilot.com Dailypilot.com - Education & Family
    A New York production of Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar," with a President Trump-like character who is assassinated, had a boisterous new scene this weekend: an activist who stormed the stage, yelling, "Do you want Trump to be assassinated?" Police said Laura Loomer was arrested Friday evening…
  15. L.A. area Muslims to help homeless on skid row in final days of Ramadan

    06.17 / 20:15 dailypilot.com Dailypilot.com - Education & Family
    For nearly 20 years, Muslims in the greater Los Angeles area have gathered to serve the homeless on skid row. On Sunday, in the final days of Ramadan this year, hundreds are expected to gather once again for the 18th annual Humanitarian Day. Volunteers are to provide fresh meals, hygiene…