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Obama orders full review of Russian hacking during the 2016 election

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 15:20:00 PST

President Obama has ordered a full review of foreign-based digital attacks that U.S. intelligence agencies say were aimed at influencing this year’s presidential election, a top White House official said Friday.

The disclosure came after President-elect Donald Trump again dismissed a blunt U.S....

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California police officers will soon begin gathering data on the race of those they stop

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 15:18:00 PST

Essential Politics: California's ballots have all been counted, Democratic leader wants immigration 'safe zones' Dec. 9, 2016, 3:17 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now: The final votes from Nov. 8 were...(image)



Essential Politics: California's ballots have all been counted, Democratic leader wants immigration 'safe zones'

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 15:17:00 PST

Essential Politics: California's ballots have all been counted, Democratic leader wants immigration 'safe zones' Dec. 9, 2016, 3:17 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now: The final votes from Nov. 8 were...(image)



'Days of our Lives' villain Joseph Mascolo passes away at age 87

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 15:15:00 PST

Today in Entertainment: Marvel unveils 'Spider-Man' trailer, Taylor Swift and Zayn Malik duet Dec. 9, 2016, 3:14 p.m. Here's what's new and interesting in the world of entertainment and the arts today:Marvel drops 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' trailerTaylor Swift and Zayn Malik release surprise duetTrump...(image)



Outfielder Dexter Fowler agrees to five-year deal with Cardinals

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 15:15:00 PST

After helping the Chicago Cubs end their long championship drought, center fielder Dexter Fowler finalized an $82.5-million, five-year contract with the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday.

Fowler fills the last big hole left in the Cardinals lineup after moves made earlier in the off-season to shore...

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Student arrested on suspicion of sexual battery at San Jose State University

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 15:15:00 PST

A San Jose State University student has been arrested following a series of six sexual batteries reported on the campus since Oct. 17, according to authorities. 

The student, Huaien "David" Kong, 19, was taken into custody on suspicion of attacking a female victim at 4:25 p.m. Monday in the campus’...

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Today in Entertainment: Marvel unveils 'Spider-Man' trailer, Taylor Swift and Zayn Malik duet

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 15:14:00 PST

Today in Entertainment: Marvel unveils 'Spider-Man' trailer, Taylor Swift and Zayn Malik duet Dec. 9, 2016, 3:14 p.m. Here's what's new and interesting in the world of entertainment and the arts today:Marvel drops 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' trailerTaylor Swift and Zayn Malik release surprise duetTrump...(image)



Clinton won as many votes as Obama in 2012 - just not in the states where she needed them most

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 15:10:00 PST

The final results of the 2016 presidential election look like this: Hillary Clinton got roughly the same number of votes that President Obama received four years ago en route to his reelection, but she nonetheless lost the presidency to Donald Trump, who came in at least 2.7 million votes behind...

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More than 20,000 sign petition to recall socialist Seattle councilwoman who urged Trump protests

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 15:00:00 PST

She’s the first socialist elected to the Seattle City Council in 100 years, and she campaigned on a platform that included rent control, a revenue-raising tax on millionaires and a $15-an-hour minimum wage. Now, Kshama Sawant is raising eyebrows well beyond the Northwest.

As of this week, more...

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Saturday's TV Highlights and weekend talk: 'Mary Poppins' on ABC

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:55:00 PST

SERIES

Caribbean Pirate Gold This new series takes viewers along on a treasure hunt for 18th century buccaneer Calico Jack’s missing booty, imagined to be worth $250 million (if it exists). Noon Travel

30 for 30 This new episode tells the story behind the infamous 1988 “Catholics vs. Convicts”...

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Man convicted of shooting two officers during Ferguson protest

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:55:00 PST

A jury has convicted a man of shooting two police officers during a 2015 protest in Ferguson amid fallout over the fatal police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown months earlier.

The officers were shot in March 2015 during one of many protests that followed Brown's August 2014 death. Both officers...

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L.A. City Council awards lucrative trash-hauling contracts

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:50:00 PST

The Los Angeles City Council on Friday awarded trash-hauling contracts worth $3.5 billion as part of a new citywide waste collection program expected to raise costs for some customers.

Seven companies and their subcontractors were chosen by the city to exclusively collect trash for roughly 65,000...

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After the impeachment, uncertainty reigns in South Korea

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:45:00 PST

The impeachment Friday of South Korean President Park Geun-hye was welcomed by millions of people who had been protesting for weeks but opened a new chapter of uncertainty.

For one, a constitutional court is now deciding if the impeachment was warranted, leaving open the possibility that Park,...

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Refrigerator ruled out as cause of Oakland fire that killed 36; no evidence of arson

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:40:00 PST

Investigators have ruled out a faulty refrigerator as the cause of a fire that killed 36 people in an Oakland warehouse last week.

Earlier in the week, officials had said the refrigerator and other appliances were being examined as possible causes of the fire. But Jill Snyder, an ATF official,...

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Hundreds affected by Solomon Islands quake, aid organization says

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:40:00 PST

Hundreds of people in remote parts of the Solomon Islands have had their homes damaged or destroyed by a powerful 7.7 earthquake that struck Friday, an aid organization said.

There have been no deaths reported from the quake, which also caused some small tsunami waves in the Solomon Islands and...

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Ryan Gosling, the tortured heartthrob of 'La La Land'

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:30:00 PST

Ever since festival-goers got their first look at Damien Chazelle’s “La La Land” at the Venice Film Festival back in August, they’ve been enraptured by it’s magic-hour spell. The retro-delic musical follows Emma Stone’s Mia, a frustrated wannabe actress, and Ryan Gosling’s Sebastian, a passionate...

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Stocks rise again to new records on sixth day of win streak

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:30:00 PST

U.S. stocks rose for the sixth day in a row Friday as major indexes continued to set records. The biggest gains went to companies that have been mostly left out of the post-election rally, including healthcare companies and makers of household goods.

Coca-Cola and Pfizer both gained 2.5%. Investors...

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Rudolph W. Giuliani won't be joining Trump administration

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:26:00 PST

Trump said to pick drilling advocate Cathy McMorris Rodgers for Interior Dec. 9, 2016, 2:25 p.m. This is our look at President-elect Donald Trump's transition and the outgoing Obama administration: Strident advocate for drilling on federal lands selected to lead Interior departmentPresident Obama...(image)



Trump said to pick drilling advocate Cathy McMorris Rodgers for Interior

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:25:00 PST

Trump said to pick drilling advocate Cathy McMorris Rodgers for Interior Dec. 9, 2016, 2:25 p.m. This is our look at President-elect Donald Trump's transition and the outgoing Obama administration: Strident advocate for drilling on federal lands selected to lead Interior departmentPresident Obama...(image)



Victims of the Oakland warehouse fire: Who they were

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:20:00 PST

A fire ripped through a warehouse in Oakland on Dec. 2, killing 36 people who were there for an electronic music concert. Here are the names of those who have been confirmed dead by the Alameda County Sheriff's Office Coroner's Bureau or immediate family members. Did you know one of the victims...(image)



Rupert Murdoch seeks to add $14 billion crown jewel, British Sky, to Fox empire

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:15:00 PST

Five years after abandoning its bid for a British crown jewel amid a corporate scandal, Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox is making another run for full control of Sky, the European pay-TV giant.

Fox on Friday disclosed its $14.1 billion offer for Sky, saying the company had agreed in principal...

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How 'Westworld' has uncomfortably reflected our world

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:10:00 PST

“What just happened?”

The query was raised via an on-screen prompt following the confusing Season 1 finale of HBO’s “Westworld.” Perplexed viewers were then directed to a website where they could get some answers.  

But that question has also been ruminating in our collective consciousness since...

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Low-wage earners and far-right skeptics united in criticism of Andrew Puzder for Labor secretary

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:00:00 PST

As a cook at a Carl’s Jr. restaurant in Santa Monica, Rogelio Hernandez, 71, has been flipping burgers for more than two decades. He said his wages have remained stagnant for years, though he did receive a raise of 25 cents an hour a month ago to $11.75 an hour. 

“Everybody is struggling,” he said...

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Rams GM Les Snead disputes report of toxic relationship with Coach Jeff Fisher

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 13:55:00 PST

Rams General Manager Les Snead on Friday disputed a report that his relationship with Coach Jeff Fisher was toxic but acknowledged there were issues within the organization that must be addressed.

“The working relationship is good,” Snead said during a meeting with reporters at the Rams facility...

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Trump is expected to make Goldman Sachs' president the head of National Economic Council

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 13:45:00 PST

President-elect Donald Trump is expected to name a top Goldman Sachs executive, Gary Cohn, to lead the National Economic Council, handing the Wall Street veteran significant sway over his administration's economic policy.

The council includes the heads of various departments and agencies and works...

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