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Best Museums In The USA

America has many of the world’s greatest museums, some of which are free.

09/25/2014

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Dog Who Was Hit By A Van During A Police Chase Is Recovering Like A ‘Rock Star’ Says Vet

The driver of the van pleaded guilty to stealing a van and will spend the next two years in a state prison.

09/19/2014

Google's autonomous cars have racked up many miles of testing on public roads. (credit: Google)

California DMV Begins Issuing Testing Permits For Self-Driving Cars

Computer-driven cars have been testing their skills on California roads for more than four years — but until now, the Department of Motor Vehicles wasn’t sure just how many were rolling around.

09/16/2014

Habitual stowaway Marilyn Jean Hartman was arrested at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. (Photo: San Mateo County Sheriff's Office)

Police: California Plane Stowaway Arrested At Phoenix Airport

Incident occurred just four days after Marilyn Jean Hartman was released from jail for sneaking aboard a flight from San Jose to Los Angeles.

08/26/2014

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Cal EPA: Fresno Holds 15 Of Top 20 Most Disadvantaged Areas In State

A statewide survey released Thursday ranks Fresno and other Central Valley communities as the most disadvantaged areas in California when it comes to challenges ranging from polluted water to joblessness.

08/14/2014

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ACLU: California Schools Failing English Learners In 252 Districts

Figures reported by the school districts ranged from Los Angeles Unified School District, which failed to educate 4,150 of 194,904 English learners, to Twain Harte-Long Barn Union Elementary in the Sierra foothills that failed to educate its one English learner, according to the ACLU.

08/12/2014

Authorities say Marilyn Jean Hartman has tried repeatedly to get on board flights without a boarding pass. She was initially taken into custody after sneaking aboard a flight from San Jose to Los Angeles. (FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Stowaway Arrested Again At Los Angeles Airport

Woman who repeatedly tried to board planes without boarding passes arrested at LAX.

08/07/2014

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Tree Planted To Honor Musican George Harrison Killed By Beetles

A tree planted in Los Angeles to honor former Beatle George Harrison has been killed — by beetles.

07/22/2014

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US Judge Rules Against California Death Penalty

A federal judge in Los Angeles has ruled California’s death penalty unconstitutional.

07/16/2014

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Advocates Claim Voting Rights Denied For Disabled People In Los Angeles County

A Voting Rights Act complaint submitted Thursday to the U.S. Justice Department in Los Angeles goes to a politically delicate subject that states have grappled with over the years: Where is the line to disqualify someone from the voting booth because of a cognitive or developmental impairment?

07/10/2014

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Los Angeles Police No Longer Heeding Federal Immigration Hold Requests

Los Angeles police say they will no longer hold immigrants simply on a request from federal immigration authorities.

07/07/2014

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Shark Bites Man Near California Beach

A 7-foot-long great white shark bit a man swimming off Southern California’s Manhattan Beach on Saturday, officials said.

07/05/2014

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