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California's voter guide comes with 224 pages and a $15-million price tag
Good morning. It is Friday, Sept. 9. Peet’s Coffee will donate $250,000 to UC Davis for coffee research. Here's what else is happening in the Golden State: TOP STORIES Bank settlement Wells Fargo’s practice of aggressive sales goals, which led thousands of employees to open as many as 2 million...
28 points by Los Angeles Times | Orange County California California Long Beach California Los Angeles Coastal California Referendum Ventura County California San Francisco Bay Area
Carpenter arts center director resigns, saying cancellation of race-themed show is censorship
The head of the Carpenter Performing Arts Center at Cal State Long Beach is resigning after the university canceled a popular and provocatively titled play about race. Michele Roberge, who has served as executive director the center for 14 years, called the cancellation an act of censorship, but...
1148 points by Los Angeles Times | University California State University Long Beach Freedom of speech California State University Censorship Chancellor Danny Elfman
California Today: California Today: No, Cal State Isn’t Creating Segregated Housing
Welcome to California Today, a morning update on the stories that matter to Californians (and anyone else interested in the state).
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Massive bribery scheme creates a legal mess in Orange County
Good morning. It is Thursday, Sept. 8. Did you know the Los Angeles City Hall cafeteria once had its own china? Here's what else is happening in the Golden State: TOP STORIES Judge and jury Prosecutors say a former clerk for Orange County Superior Court is at the center of a massive bribery scheme...
10 points by Los Angeles Times | California Los Angeles Long Beach California San Fernando Valley Orange County California Los Angeles County California Southern California Port of Long Beach
1 dead, others stranded as storm lashes California
LOS ANGELES — A powerful Pacific storm blew into Southern and Central California on Friday with wind-driven heavy rains that downed power lines and electrocuted a man, stranded others in flooded areas and disrupted hundreds of flights at airports.With the storm feeding on an atmospheric river of moisture stretching far out into the Pacific, precautionary evacuations of homes in some neighborhoods were requested due to the potential for mudslides and debris flows.More than 300 arriving and departing flights were delayed or canceled at Los Angeles International Airport.
-2 points by Boston Herald | Los Angeles County California California Southern California Los Angeles Orange County California Metrolink Long Beach California Los Angeles River
The Oroville Dam isn't the only trouble spot
Good morning. It’s Thursday, Feb. 16, and here’s what’s happening across California: TOP STORIES  Will Oroville hold? Tons of rain will be dumped on Northern California this week, but state officials are confident that this inclement weather won’t break the Oroville Dam or its damaged spillways....
24 points by Los Angeles Times | California Los Angeles United States Southern California Orange County California San Fernando Valley Long Beach California Los Angeles County California
The Oroville crisis is a 'new, never-happened-before event'
Good morning. It’s Tuesday, Feb. 14, and here’s what’s happening across California: TOP STORIES A herculean effort at the Oroville Dam The immediate threat of a biblical flood at the Oroville Dam has passed after a weekend of mass evacuations sent the surrounding communities scrambling. But here...
26 points by Los Angeles Times | California Los Angeles Los Angeles County California Greater Los Angeles Area San Gabriel Mountains Long Beach California Lake Oroville Oroville Dam
Anxieties among immigrants run high
Good morning. It is Saturday, Feb. 11. Here’s what you don’t want to miss this weekend: TOP STORIES Fearing the worst: Arrests by federal immigration officials, coupled with Internet hoaxes about deportation checkpoints, have stoked growing anxiety in California’s immigrant communities. It’s sparking...
5 points by Los Angeles Times | California Orange County California Los Angeles Los Angeles Police Department Southern California Zoning Long Beach California The New York Times
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Boys' basketball: Marvin Bagley III scores 43 points to set Nike Extravaganza scoring record
Marvin Bagley III was being given the LeBron James treatment. He opened the glass door leaving the media interview area and was surrounded by young fans wanting to touch him, high-five him, just get near to him. If any high school student ever looks like a future NBA star, it's the 6-foot-11 Bagley,...
55 points by Los Angeles Times | Orange County California LeBron James Cleveland Cavaliers John Bosco Orange California Rebound Long Beach California Dwight Howard
Where to dine in Southern California if you love tasting menus
You can call it a tasting menu. You can call it omakase. You can call it dégustation, a banquet menu or modern kaiseki. What it tends to be is a meal made up of dozens of small tastes, served in exquisite rhythm, where the courses, their order and their precise composition has been determined for...
1076 points by Los Angeles Times | Sushi Restaurant Menu La Cienega Boulevard Long Beach California Foie gras Chef
Inside the store that launched Midcentury design to the masses
Not everyone had the chance to shop the Frank Bros. store when it was open from 1938 to 1982 in Long Beach.  So the University Art Museum of Cal State Long Beach’s new exhibition gives visitors a chance to dive into what made this modern furniture and design retailer such a powerful force in Southern...
189 points by Los Angeles Times | Charles and Ray Eames Modern furniture California Museum of Modern Art Eames Lounge Chair Long Beach California Modernism Art
No. 13 Xavier beats Purdue in OT on last second free throw
Edmond Sumner’s free throw with 0.3 of a second left in overtime gave No. 11 Xavier an 83-82 victory Thursday over Missouri in opening round of the Tire Pros Invitational in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.  Sumner was fouled by Missouri’s Terrence Phillips along the sideline, after the Musketeers inbounded...
11 points by Los Angeles Times | California State University Big West Conference Long Beach California Lake Buena Vista Florida The Score California State University Fullerton Loyola Marymount University Orange County California
UCLA pulls away for 20-point win over San Diego
T.J. Leaf had 26 points and 10 rebounds and fellow freshman Lonzo Ball added 13 points to help No. 16 UCLA defeat San Diego 88-68 on Thursday night.  Thomas Welsh had 12 points and 11 rebounds as one of six players in double figures for the Bruins (3-0), who failed to top 100 points for the first...
82 points by Los Angeles Times | California Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities California State University Long Beach California Southern California San Diego State University Western Association of Schools and Colleges Oak Ridge Associated Universities
L.A. has the most chronically homeless people — again
Good morning. It is Thursday, Nov. 17. We’re one week out from Thanksgiving. Here’s where you can pick up a turkey in Southern California. And here’s what else is happening in the Golden State: TOP STORIES Down and out Los Angeles has the highest number of chronically homeless people in America...
123 points by Los Angeles Times | Los Angeles California Santa Monica California Homelessness Orange County California KNBC Long Beach California The New York Times
Cal State wants to double its graduation rate in 10 years
California State University leaders have set some big goals for the next decade: to double the percentage of students who graduate in four years and improve graduation at an even higher rate for minorities and low-income students.  By 2025, the university system wants 40% of freshmen to graduate in...
50 points by Los Angeles Times | California State University California University of California Long Beach California Board of directors Sacramento California San Francisco Trustee
What does California State University need to do to move the needle on graduation rates?
California State University officials plan to ask the system’s board of trustees to consider spending about $75 million next year as part of a plan to drastically improve graduation rates by 2025. The trustees will discuss the plan and how campuses can improve graduation rates during meetings Tuesday...
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Long Beach police release video of person of interest in mysterious August slayings of mother, daughter
Long Beach police released surveillance footage Monday of a man they hope to question in the twin killings of a mother and daughter who were gunned down just feet from their home last month, investigators said. The man can be seen furiously wiping his brow inside a convenience store near the intersection...
72 points by Los Angeles Times | Police Los Angeles Long Beach California Constable San Pedro Bay Crime San Pedro Los Angeles California Detective
Armed robbery suspect is shot and wounded by Long Beach police
Police in Long Beach shot and wounded a person suspected of carrying out an armed robbery Sunday, authorities said. The shooting occurred about 3:20 p.m. while officers were investigating the robbery near Lemon Avenue and Pacific Coast Highway, according to Marlene Arrona, a spokeswoman for the...
38 points by Los Angeles Times | Long Beach California Los Angeles County California California United States Crime California State Route 1 Los Angeles Orange County California
Narbonne tops Palos Verdes to go to 3-0
Over the summer, Narbonne football Coach Manuel Douglas heard a lot of chatter about the potential for an undefeated regular season and another deep playoff run. Douglas made sure to refrain from acknowledging all of that hype and made his team focus on the first three games of a top-heavy schedule....
84 points by Los Angeles Times | Game Long Beach California Playoffs Palos Verdes Long Beach Unified School District Isle of Man
From the start; a focus on the bright side
Live updates: Clayton Kershaw's return to the Dodgers Sept. 9, 2016, 5:32 p.m. Clayton Kershaw makes his first start for the Dodgers since going on the disabled list two months ago with a back injury. Follow his progress via Los Angeles Times reporter Andy McCullough as Kershaw pitches against...
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Another first for Clayton Kershaw, who has five strikeouts, no walks today
Live updates: Clayton Kershaw's return to the Dodgers Sept. 9, 2016, 5:32 p.m. Clayton Kershaw makes his first start for the Dodgers since going on the disabled list two months ago with a back injury. Follow his progress via Los Angeles Times reporter Andy McCullough as Kershaw pitches against...
2 points by Los Angeles Times | Orange County California Clayton Kershaw Long Beach California Great Lakes Loons Los Angeles Times Los Angeles County California The Los Angeles Times Los Angeles
Coleman in, Kershaw out
Live updates: Clayton Kershaw's return to the Dodgers Sept. 9, 2016, 5:32 p.m. Clayton Kershaw makes his first start for the Dodgers since going on the disabled list two months ago with a back injury. Follow his progress via Los Angeles Times reporter Andy McCullough as Kershaw pitches against...
2 points by Los Angeles Times | Orange County California Clayton Kershaw Long Beach California Great Lakes Loons Los Angeles County California Los Angeles Times The Los Angeles Times Los Angeles
Watch now: Dodgers Highlights
Live updates: Clayton Kershaw's return to the Dodgers Sept. 9, 2016, 4:56 p.m. Clayton Kershaw makes his first start for the Dodgers since going on the disabled list two months ago with a back injury. Follow his progress via Los Angeles Times reporter Andy McCullough as Kershaw pitches against...
1 points by Los Angeles Times | Orange County California Clayton Kershaw Long Beach California Great Lakes Loons Los Angeles County California Los Angeles Times The Los Angeles Times Los Angeles
Another run for the Marlins
Live updates: Clayton Kershaw's return to the Dodgers Sept. 9, 2016, 4:56 p.m. Clayton Kershaw makes his first start for the Dodgers since going on the disabled list two months ago with a back injury. Follow his progress via Los Angeles Times reporter Andy McCullough as Kershaw pitches against...
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While you are waiting for Clayton Kershaw, check out this AM/PM podcast
Live updates: Clayton Kershaw's return to the Dodgers Sept. 9, 2016, 4:06 p.m. Clayton Kershaw makes his first start for the Dodgers since going on the disabled list two months ago with a back injury. Follow his progress via Los Angeles Times reporter Andy McCullough as Kershaw pitches against...
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Dodgers lineup vs. Marlins: and batting ninth ...
Live updates: Clayton Kershaw's return to the Dodgers Sept. 9, 2016, 4:06 p.m. Clayton Kershaw makes his first start for the Dodgers since going on the disabled list two months ago with a back injury. Follow his progress via Los Angeles Times reporter Andy McCullough as Kershaw pitches against...
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We have this announcement, which is good because it's game time and he's starting
Live updates: Clayton Kershaw's return to the Dodgers Sept. 9, 2016, 4:06 p.m. Clayton Kershaw makes his first start for the Dodgers since going on the disabled list two months ago with a back injury. Follow his progress via Los Angeles Times reporter Andy McCullough as Kershaw pitches against...
1 points by Los Angeles Times | Orange County California Clayton Kershaw Long Beach California Great Lakes Loons The Los Angeles Times Los Angeles Los Angeles Times Los Angeles County California
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