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Marcus, Walker-Shuman Elected To Beverly Hills Board of Education

With all precincts reporting early Wednesday morning, Rachelle Marcus and Tristen Walker-Shuman were elected to take over two empty seats on the Beverly Hills Board of Education.

Newsom Wins Governor’s Race, Cox Concedes

Democratic Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom will be the governor of the deep blue state of California, winning a decisive victory Tuesday evening against Republican John Cox.

Investigation Continues Into Crash Of Vintage Plane On 101 Freeway

Investigators with the Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board Wednesday were looking into the circumstances that led to the fiery crash of a vintage aircraft in the center divider of the Ventura (101) Freeway in Agoura Hills.

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L.A. County Supervisors To Mull Rent Control Law

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors will consider Tuesday putting in place a law that would cap rent increases at 3 percent per year in unincorporated areas and require that landlords have a legitimate reason for evictions.

Mosquito Spraying to Continue in Mecca Due to “Persistent Virus Activity”

A mosquito capable of transmitting deadly diseases has made its home in an area around about 900 Mecca homes since first being discovered in the city last fall, local vector control officials said Monday.

Cardi B Surrenders To Police After Strip-Club Brawl

Hit American rapper Cardi B surrendered to police in New York on Monday to answer charges of assault stemming from a brawl in a strip-club during the summer, police said.

Aerial Tram, Visitor Center, Other Changes Considered for Hollywood Sign

An report recommending an aerial tram, visitor center and other changes to the area around the Hollywood Sign will be considered again by a Los Angeles City Council committee Wednesday.

Argento Sex Accuser Bennett Opens Up On Italian TV

Actor Jimmy Bennett, who accuses Asia Argento of sexually assaulting him as a teenager, said in his first television interview since the allegation emerged that they had a "complete" sexual relationship.

L.A. County Supervisors To Mull Rent Control Law

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors will consider Tuesday putting in place a law that would cap rent increases at 3 percent per year in unincorporated areas and require that landlords have a legitimate reason for evictions.

Mosquito Spraying to Continue in Mecca Due to “Persistent Virus Activity”

A mosquito capable of transmitting deadly diseases has made its home in an area around about 900 Mecca homes since first being discovered in the city last fall, local vector control officials said Monday.

Sentencing Postponed for Former Westside VA Contracts Administrator

A sentencing hearing was postponed Monday for a former U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs contracts administrator who pleaded guilty to tax fraud and lying to investigators about his part in a bribery scheme at the VA's Westside medical center campus.

Baca Appeal To Be Heard In Pasadena

Former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca will have his appeal heard in November, more than a year after a federal jury convicted him of obstruction of justice and lying, crimes for which the ex- lawman was sentenced to three years behind bars.

Judge Says Jury Can Decide Pacquiao Spinoff Lawsuit

A waiter who alleges he's owed $8.6 million for helping to set up Manny Pacquiao's 2015 fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. will himself have to face trial of a lawsuit brought by a Beverly Hills businessman who says he deserves half of a $10,000 finder's fee related to the set-up of the boxing match, a judge ruled Wednesday.

Website, Public Forums Announced in Search for New USC President

USC announced Tuesday the creation of a website allowing students, alumni and other interested parties to provide input and keep tabs on the university's search for a new president.

L.A. City Council To Rename Rodeo Road ‘Obama Boulevard’

The Los Angeles City Council voted 15-0 Tuesday to rename Rodeo Road as Obama Boulevard in honor of former President Barack Obama.
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