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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.

Judge Denies City of Los Angeles Request to Toss NRA Lawsuit

A federal judge Monday denied a request by the city of Los Angeles to dismiss a National Rifle Association lawsuit challenging a new law requiring city contractors to disclose any ties they have to the gun- rights group.

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.

SpaceX Looks to Launch Israeli Communications Satellite

Hawthorne-based SpaceX will attempt to launch an Israeli communications satellite into orbit Tuesday from Cape Canaveral.

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.

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.

City Council Begins To Examine Housing Displacement In Late-Night Discussion

With a City Council agenda that was filled mostly with consent calendar items, it seemed the City Council was destined to have a short night Tuesday.
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