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  1. Hundreds of thousands stream into downtown L.A. for massive women's march

    01.21 / 20:59 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    Hundreds of thousands of people converged Saturday on downtown Los Angeles to march for women’s rights in one of a series of demonstrations taking place across the country. Participants began gathering at Pershing Square as early as 8 a.m., and by 9:30, protesters appeared to overwhelm the squ…
  2. California marcher: 'I wanted to use my white-straight-Christian woman privilege' to help vulnerable voices be heard

    01.21 / 20:22 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    Women's marches live updates: Hundreds of thousands march in L.A. and around the world following Trump's inauguration Jan. 21, 2017, 12:14 p.m. A day after the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump, hundreds of thousands nationwide and around the world are marching in support of women's…
  3. Rushlow mum on what he'll sing for the Trumps' inaugural first dance

    01.20 / 18:39 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    Inauguration Day live updates: 'Now arrives the hour of action,' Trump declares Jan. 20, 2017, 10:35 a.m. This is our look at President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration: Trump has not signaled that he will try to unify the country Protests in Washington Here's what Democrats are up to The…
  4. Is L.A. on North Korea's target list?

    01.20 / 18:02 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    Donald Trump is commander of the American nuclear arsenal, and Kim Jong Un has announced that North Korea is in the “final stage” of perfecting an intercontinental ballistic missile that could travel 5,900 miles, reaching the U.S. West Coast. Is Los Angeles on the target list? The best fra…
  5. Diptych of National Mall in 2017 (top) and 2009 (bottom)

    01.20 / 16:49 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    Inauguration Day live updates: Donald Trump enters with a thumb's up Jan. 20, 2017, 8:46 a.m. This is our look at President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration: Trump has not signaled that he will try to unify the country after he is sworn in Protests have already started in Washington Here's…
  6. John Kerry leaves the State Department warning of challenges to the press and fact-gathering

    01.20 / 02:05 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    Protests begin in Washington before Trump's inauguration Jan. 19, 2017, 5:55 p.m. This is our look at President-elect Donald Trump's transition and the outgoing Obama administration: Protesters rally in Washington , signaling a divided Inauguration Day Trump's Treasury pick is hammered at…
  7. Arcade Fire and Mavis Staples try to lift spirits with 'I Give You Power'

    01.20 / 01:29 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    Except for the country rockers and talent-show contestants performing at Trump’s inaugural festivities, many musicians are wondering how they’re going to lift spirits in the midst of such a divisive presidency. Mavis Staples knows a thing or two about rallying fans during tough times, and she’s…
  8. Galaxy sign Portuguese midfielder while making flexible plans for the summer

    01.20 / 00:15 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    The Galaxy signed Portuguese midfielder Joao Pedro on Thursday, likely ending the team’s pursuit of Aruban international Gregor Breinburg and Villarreal’s Jonathan dos Santos. For now. According to a report on the team website, the Galaxy is preparing to sign defender Jelle Van Damme to a mul…
  9. Sundance documentary 'Icarus,' about Russian doping, could light another match under U.S.-Russia relations

    01.19 / 23:02 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    Sundance 2017 updates: 'Icarus,' a documentary about Russian doping, could light another match under U.S.-Russia relations Jan. 19, 2017, 2:48 p.m. The Sundance Film Festival is always exciting - ski slopes, film nerds and movie stars! This year the festival is being held during a…
  10. Johnny Manziel: 'I'm not charging a penny' for a selfie at the Super Bowl

    01.19 / 21:48 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    Johnny Manziel took to Twitter on Thursday to clarify that he's not charging money for selfies at the Super Bowl, calling that notion the "dumbest thing I've ever heard." That tweet led to several other more introspective ones from the former Heisman Trophy winner and failed NFL quarterback,…
  11. Big investor T. Rowe Price challenges Snapchat founders' power

    01.19 / 20:34 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    Investment giant T. Rowe Price is disappointed that Snapchat’s co-founders want to retain disproportionate control over their company when it goes public. Evan Spiegel and Bobby Murphy, who started working on the chat app together at Stanford University, reportedly are seeking 70% of the vo…
  12. Fugitive 'tired of running,' surrenders at Mexico border in death of California pot farm operator

    01.19 / 19:57 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    A fugitive marijuana plant trimmer suspected of fatally beating the operator of a pot farm in Mendocino County surrendered to authorities at the California-Mexico border this week because he was “tired of running,” officials said. Michael Andrew Kane, 26, was taken into custody Monday on a fel…
  13. Rick Perry tells Senate panel he's ready to lead the Energy Department, which he once wanted to eliminate

    01.19 / 19:20 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    Rick Perry, President-elect Donald Trump’s pick to head the Energy Department, used his opening statement at his Senate confirmation Thursday to back away from his biggest potential problem: his earlier calls to abolish that department. Acknowledging that he had vowed to eliminate the Energy De…
  14. UFC champion Tyron Woodley says building a more diverse audience can start with him

    01.19 / 18:07 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    On the week marking Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the late Muhammad Ali’s 75th birthday and the close of Barack Obama’s presidency, the question of widening UFC diversity was happily embraced by welterweight champion Tyron Woodley. Woodley, who retained his belt with a majority draw in November aga…
  15. Thunder star Russell Westbrook vows revenge on Warriors' Zaza Pachulia after flagrant foul

    01.19 / 16:17 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook had a beef with a member of the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday night, and it wasn't former teammate Kevin Durant. This time, it was Warriors big man Zaza Pachuli, who knocked Westbrook to the floor during a struggle for the ball late in the …
  16. 30 firefighters killed in Iran as burning high-rise collapses

    01.19 / 10:46 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    A high-rise building in Tehran engulfed by a fire collapsed on Thursday, killing at least 30 firefighters and injuring some 75 people, state media reported.  The disaster struck the Plasco building, an iconic structure in central Tehran just north of the capital's sprawling bazaar.  Iran's s…
  17. Here's one way Rep. Linda Sanchez thinks Democrats should fight Obamacare repeal

    01.19 / 08:19 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    Essential Politics: Becerra gets confirmation hearing in state Senate, Gov. Brown's budget team admits to math mistake Jan. 19, 2017, 12:05 a.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now: A state Senate…
  18. Rams long snapper Jake McQuaide selected to Pro Bowl

    01.19 / 01:35 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    Rams long snapper Jake McQuaide established a first for the franchise Wednesday when he was named to the Pro Bowl. McQuaide, a sixth-year pro who played at Ohio State, is the first Rams long snapper to be selected for the annual all-star game, which will be played Jan. 29 in Orlando, Fla.…
  19. What you need to know if you’re planning to attend the Women’s March on Washington

    01.18 / 23:45 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    Obama strikes an optimistic tone for his final news conference Jan. 18, 2017, 3:29 p.m. This is our look at President-elect Donald Trump's transition and the outgoing Obama administration: Obama says he is hopeful for the future, a contrast from other Democrats Senate hearings continue for…
  20. Watch live: President Obama holds his final news conference

    01.18 / 19:29 latimes.com LATimes-AutoRacing
    Trump's Cabinet: Senate hearings continue Jan. 18, 2017, 11:10 a.m. This is our look at President-elect Donald Trump's transition and the outgoing Obama administration: Senate hearings continue for Trump's cabinet picks for Health Secretary, head of EPA, U.N. ambassador and Commerce Secretary…