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Case Dismissed Against Man Accused of Stealing Frances McDormand’s Oscar

The criminal case against a man accused of stealing actress Frances McDormand's Oscar from a table at the Governors Ball after the 2018 Academy Awards was dismissed Tuesday.

UC Irvine Tops National List of Best College Values

When it comes to best bang for the buck in higher education, UC Irvine is tops in the nation, according to rankings released Monday by Money magazine.

Dodgers Preliminary 2020 Schedule Announced

The Los Angeles Dodgers will begin the 2020 season by playing host to the San Francisco Giants March 26 at Dodger Stadium, according to the preliminary schedule announced Monday by Major League Baseball.

Ex-Tinder Marketing VP Sues Dating App, Former CEO in L.A.

A former executive at dating site Tinder is suing the West Hollywood-based company and its ex-chief executive, alleging he assaulted her and the company wrongfully fired her, according to court papers obtained Tuesday.

L.A. Animal Board to Weigh Horse Racing Ban

The Los Angeles Board of Animal Services will consider a motion Tuesday recommending that the city go on record as supporting a ban on all activities related to horse racing.

Dodgers to Unveil Plans for a Renovated Dodger Stadium

The Dodgers Tuesday will unveil plans for a $100 million renovation of Dodger Stadium that will provide a new center field plaza as well as elevators and bridges that will connect the outfield pavilions to the rest of the stadium, a newspaper reported.

Recently Released From Swedish Prison, A$AP Rocky To Perform At Honda Center

Rapper A$AP Rocky, who was cleared to return to the U.S. while awaiting a verdict in an assault case against him and two other Americans in Sweden, will perform this Sunday at the "Real Street Festival" in Anaheim as previously planned, organizers said Monday.

Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar Set to Speak in Orange

Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar is scheduled to hold a "meet and greet" in Orange Sunday, one day before she is set to join three fellow candidates for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination in San Diego for the annual conference of the nation's largest Hispanic civil rights and advocacy organization.

Darren Parker, Longtime Local, State Political Activist, Dies of Cancer

Darren Parker, president of the California Democratic Party's African American Caucus and a decades-long political activist and assistant to multiple Assembly Speakers, died Monday in the Los Angeles area after a battle with esophageal cancer.

L.A. Animal Board to Weigh Horse Racing Ban

The Los Angeles Board of Animal Services will consider a motion Tuesday recommending that the city go on record as supporting a ban on all activities related to horse racing.

Dodgers to Unveil Plans for a Renovated Dodger Stadium

The Dodgers Tuesday will unveil plans for a $100 million renovation of Dodger Stadium that will provide a new center field plaza as well as elevators and bridges that will connect the outfield pavilions to the rest of the stadium, a newspaper reported.

Three Charged in Disneyland Brawl

Criminal charges were filed Tuesday against a Las Vegas man and his sister and brother-in-law in connection with a brawl at Disneyland that was captured on video that went viral.

Peninsula Beverly Hills Voted No. 1 In Annual Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards

The Peninsula Beverly Hills earned high marks this week in Travel + Leisure’s 2019 World’s Best hotel awards.

Beverly Hills Residents Hope To Bring Persian Food To The Masses With Baaz Bites

Growing up in a Persian family in Beverly Hills, Jordan Elist was surrounded by the sight, smell and taste of Persian food nearly everywhere he turned.

BHPD Asks Community To Be Aware Of Car-Related Heatstroke Concerns

As the summer heats up, the Beverly Hills Police Department is alerting residents about the dangers of leaving children in hot cars.

Spagnoli Updates City Council On Beverly Hills Crime Stats: Crime Down, Arrests Up

In a report Tuesday, Police Chief Sandra Spagnoli updated the Beverly Hills City Council on her strategic plan, and crime statistics and policing in the City. Crime is down, including residential burglaries, and arrests are up.
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