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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.

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.

Beverly Hills Police Officers Show Support For Chief Sandra Spagnoli

In an unprecedented effort to declare their support for embattled Police Chief Sandra Spagnoli and to dispel rumors of poor morale in the BHPD, two sworn officers used the public comment segment of the formal City Council meeting to express their support with prepared statements.

Man Suspected of Pushing, Threatening UCLA Employee Still At-Large

UCLA police kept searching Thursday for a man who pushed a university staff member and made sexually explicit threatening statements to her.

Los Angeles Mayor Releases Report on City’s Global Sustainability Goals

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti Thursday unveiled a report that says the city is pursuing and meeting sustainable development goals that were adopted by the United Nations in 2015.

‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ Tops Weekend Box Office

"Spider-Man: Far From Home" maintained its lead at the North American box office over the weekend, collecting $45.3 million, according to final figures released Monday.

‘Toy Story 4’ Obliterates Box-Office Competition with $118M Opening

"Toy Story 4" hauled in $118 million in its opening weekend to lead all films at the North American box office this weekend, according to industry estimates released Sunday.

Cardi B Stars at BET Awards

Four months after collecting her first career Grammy Award, rapper Cardi B grabbed two trophies at Sunday evening's 2019 BET Awards, presented at the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles.

BHHS Girl Scout Recognized At Skirball Center Ceremony

Elise Knebel, 15, a junior at Beverly Hills High School, was recognized last week with the prestigious Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award a Girl Scout can achieve. Knebel’s project concept was inspired by her brother when he was hospitalized unexpectedly for a prolonged period.

Detanna, Gluck Named To Barron’s Top Female Financial Advisors List

For the second straight year, Beverly Hills financial advisors Tracey Gluck and Lisa Detanna were named to Barron’s prestigious top 100 Women Financial Advisors in America list. Gluck, of J.P. Morgan Securities, and Lisa Detanna of Raymond James, both checked in last year on the list, which reflects the volume of assets overseen by the advisors and their teams, revenues generated for the firms, and the quality of the advisors’ practices.

Trump Organization Sells President’s Beverly Hills Home For $13.5 Million

The Trump Organization has sold the home at 809 N. Canon Drive for $13.5 million in an off-market sale, according to property records. The Real Deal reports that the buyer was Hillcrest Asia Limited, according to Los Angeles County records.
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