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  1. 20 killed as explosions target security building in Homs, Syria

    02.25 / 08:59 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    Syrian media says multiple explosions have struck a security building in the central city of Homs, inflicting numerous casualties.  The state-affiliated Ikhbariyeh TV said the blasts Saturday morning were suicide attacks.  The governor of Homs Province, Talal Barzani, told The Associated P…
  2. California officials and the marijuana industry are ready to fight a federal crackdown

    02.25 / 08:59 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    Warned of a possible federal crackdown on marijuana, California elected officials and cannabis industry leaders said Friday they were preparing for a potential showdown in the courts and Congress to protect the legalization measure approved by state voters in November. The flashpoint that set …
  3. Hot Property: It takes money to make money

    02.25 / 08:59 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    This week’s offerings remind us that if one buys and holds real estate long enough, there’s money to be made. We start with a timeless example. How long, you ask? Oh, say close to 50 years. How much, you ask? Nearly $11 million. At least that’s how a Laguna Beach investment is shaping up for billi…
  4. Jodie Foster, other celebs urge action at UTA Oscars rally: 'This is our time to resist'

    02.25 / 07:38 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    Friday afternoon, two days before the 89th Academy Awards ceremony, a star-studded crowd of 1,500 protesters gathered to decry the policies of the Trump administration, spurred on by Oscars-winners, politicians, and activists with a common message: Keep fighting. “It’s time to show up,” urged Oscar-…
  5. For the Record

    02.25 / 07:38 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    “A Man Called Ove”: In the Feb. 24 Calendar Section, a photo caption with an article about the makeup and hair team behind the Oscar-nominated movie “A Man Called Ove” misidentified director Hannes Holm as actor Rolf Lassgård.  If you believe that we have made an error, or you have questions about…
  6. Mater Dei turns back Chino Hills in overtime

    02.25 / 07:38 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    Los Angeles is the entertainment capital of the world with its televised car chases, the Oscars, the Grammys and Chino Hills basketball. By 4:31 p.m. on Friday afternoon, all 10,258 seats at USC’s Galen Center had been sold for a high school basketball doubleheader, proving the Chino Hills e…
  7. Boys' basketball: Southern Section semifinal scores and championship pairings

    02.25 / 06:36 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    BOYS' BASKETBALL SOUTHERN SECTION OPEN DIVISION Championship semifinals, Friday Bishop Montgomery 70, Sierra Canyon 63 Mater Dei 83, Chino Hills 80 (OT)   Consolation quarterfinals, Friday Corona Centennial 74, Long Beach Poly 65 Eastvale Roosevelt 75, Oak Park 65 Redondo 85, Santa Margarita …
  8. Chris Paul's return not enough to get the Clippers past the Spurs

    02.25 / 06:36 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    Chris Paul was back in the Clippers’ starting lineup Friday night, his return finally making them whole for the first time in more than two months, his presence sorely needed as L.A. enters the stretch drive of the regular season. Paul had been sidelined for 14 games while recovering from su…
  9. Boys' basketball: City playoff results and updated pairings

    02.25 / 06:36 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    BOYS' BASKETBALL CITY OPEN DIVISION Semifinals, Saturday at Roybal #5 Taft vs. #1 Birmingham, 8 p.m. #3 Westchester vs. #2 Fairfax, 6 p.m.   Consolation semifinals, Tuesday, 7 p.m. #4 Narbonne at #2 Fairfax/#3 Westchester loser #7 El Camino Real at #1 Birmingham/#5 Taft loser   Notes: C…
  10. Girls' basketball: Friday's City playoff scores and updated pairings

    02.25 / 06:36 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    GIRLS' BASKETBALL CITY OPEN DIVISION Semifinals, Saturday at Roybal #4 Granada Hills at #1 Fairfax, 4 p.m. #3 El Camino Real at #2 Palisades, 2 p.m.   Consolation quarterfinals, Friday Legacy 58, Eagle Rock 53 (OT) Narbonne 57, Carson 46   Consolation semifinals, Wednesday, 7 p.m. #8 Legacy a…
  11. Boys' basketball: Jordan Schakel leads Bishop Montgomery past Sierra Canyon

    02.25 / 05:36 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    Bishop Montgomery (26-2) pulled off the upset on Friday night before a sold-out crowd at Galen Center, knocking off No. 1-seeded Chatsworth Sierra Canyon, 70-63, in the Southern Section Open Division semifinals. Jordan Schakel scored 15 of his 20 points in the fourth quarter, making three…
  12. Lakers get back to work and lose to the Thunder, 110-93

    02.25 / 05:36 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    For a few hours on Friday, the drama of the past week gave way to the part of this the Lakers love. Actual basketball. The result wasn’t what they wanted, but some normalcy returned for the Lakers on Friday, after an All-Star break that included a complete restructuring of the front office a…
  13. Rep. Adam Schiff hosts packed town hall in Glendale on President Trump's travel ban

    02.25 / 05:36 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    Essential Politics: California Republicans gather for their state convention in Sacramento Feb. 24, 2017, 9:09 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now: The California Republican Party will host its…
  14. Reward offered for driver who struck and killed 15-year-old girl in Santa Clarita

    02.25 / 05:36 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    A $20,000 reward in exchange for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the hit-and-run driver who killed a 15-year-old Sylmar girl will be offered Monday at the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Santa Clarita Valley station. Desiree Lawson was struck the day after Christmas last year a…
  15. Boys' soccer: City quarterfinal scores and semifinal pairings

    02.25 / 04:35 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    BOYS' SOCCER CITY DIVISION 1 Quarterfinals, Friday Granada Hills 2, Fairfax 1 Marquez 2, Birmingham 1 Fremont 1, El Camino Real 1 (Fremont advances on penalties, 4-2) Sylmar 1, Palisades 0   Semifinals, Tuesday, 3 p.m. #4 Marquez at #1 Granada Hills #10 Sylmar at #6 Fremont     DIVISION 2 Qu…
  16. Kaz Grala wins NASCAR Truck Series opener at Daytona

    02.25 / 04:35 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    Rookie Kaz Grala won the NASCAR Truck Series season opener Friday night, getting through a massive wreck on the final lap at Daytona International Speedway.  The 18-year-old Grala became the youngest winner in a NASCAR national series at Daytona. He was lucky to even make it to the checkered …
  17. Girls' soccer: Friday's City playoff scores and updated pairings

    02.25 / 04:35 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    GIRLS' SOCCER CITY DIVISION 1 Semifinals, Tuesday, 3 p.m. #4 Taft at #1 El Camino Real #6 Granada Hills at #2 Palisades     DIVISION 2 Quarterfinal, Friday Port of Los Angeles 4, Van Nuys 3   Semifinals, Tuesday, 3 p.m. #4 Garfield at #1 Grant #6 San Fernando at #2 Port of Los Angeles     DIVI…
  18. Girls' soccer: Southern Section quarterfinal scores and semifinal pairings

    02.25 / 04:35 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    GIRLS' SOCCER SOUTHERN SECTION DIVISION 1 Quarterfinals, Friday JSerra 2, Los Alamitos 1 Huntington Beach 2, Chino Hills 2 (Huntington Beach advances on penalties, 2-0) Mater Dei 2, Troy 1 (OT) Hart 1, Aliso Niguel 0 (OT)   Semifinals, Tuesday, 3 or 5 p.m. #1 JSerra at Huntington Beach Mater …
  19. Ex-L.A. Sheriff Lee Baca's retrial opens with focus on his close ties to disgraced aide

    02.25 / 03:27 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    In their second attempt to convince a jury that former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca conspired to thwart the FBI from investigating abusive deputies in his jails, federal prosecutors on Friday focused on the lawman’s relationship with his then-second in command. Jurors in Baca’s first trial…
  20. Mexico rejects U.S. plan to deport Central Americans to Mexico

    02.25 / 03:27 latimes.com LATimes-Personal Finance
    At conservative gathering, Trump tries to define a new GOP Feb. 24, 2017, 6:56 p.m. A look at President Trump's administration and the rest of Washington: At CPAC, president calls for Republican unity Trump says deportations are coming "at a rate that nobody's ever seen before" Treasury…