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ICAN Endorses Bosse and Gold for City Council

The Israeli American Civic Action Network (ICAN)  announced they are officially endorsing incumbents Lili Bosse and Julian Gold for the Beverly Hills City Council 2020 election.

An Interview with Alan Dershowitz

An avowed democrat and life-long civil libertarian, attorney Alan Dershowitz is no stranger to controversy.

Beverly Hills Chamber Hosts First City Council Candidates Forum

Beverly Hills City Council candidates engaged in the first of five planned debates on Jan. 21, offering voters insight into how they might behave if seated on the dais at City Hall.

White House Mulling Tax Cut To Avoid Recession

The White House is considering cutting taxes or reversing tariffs to head off a recession, US media reported on Monday, despite President Donald Trump's insistence the economy was in rude health.

Trump Defends ‘War of Words’ With Black Leaders

US President Donald Trump brushed off accusations of racism Monday to step up his war of words with prominent black and minority left-leaning leaders, branding his latest target a "con man."

French MPs Agree on Notre-Dame Restoration as Controversy Swirls

Second Night of Clashes in Hong Kong Defies China Warnings

Riot police fired tear gas at pro-democracy protesters in a Hong Kong shopping district Sunday during a second consecutive night of clashes, as China delivered fresh warnings over the unrest battering the city.

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.

Citizen’s Commentary – My Letter To Rashida Tlaib

Local businesswoman invites congresswoman to spend a day with her and her daughter in Israel to "show you the amazing work going on and what is really happening outside of the media."

Trump Defends ‘War of Words’ With Black Leaders

US President Donald Trump brushed off accusations of racism Monday to step up his war of words with prominent black and minority left-leaning leaders, branding his latest target a "con man."

French MPs Agree on Notre-Dame Restoration as Controversy Swirls

Former US Governor Mark Sanford Considering GOP Primary Challenge to Trump

Former South Carolina governor Mark Sanford said Tuesday he is considering challenging Donald Trump for the Republican nomination to run for the White House in 2020. 

Presidential Candidate Marianne Williamson Set to Speak in Beverly Hills

Marianne Williamson is scheduled to speak Monday evening at The Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills as part of her campaign for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. There is a $25 suggested donation at the door for the 7:30 p.m. speech.

Macron Demands Answers From Iran Over Academic’s Detention

French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday called on Tehran to explain why a Franco-Iranian academic based at a Paris university has been arrested in Iran, expressing concern for the woman's welfare.

US Labor Secretary Acosta Resigns Over Epstein Affair

US Labor Secretary Alex Acosta resigned Friday, amid a backlash over a secret plea deal he negotiated a decade ago with Jeffrey Epstein, the financier accused of sexually abusing young girls.

LAX Breaks Ground on Mobility Hub, Connection to Automated People Mover

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti joined Los Angeles World Airports leadership and elected officials Thursday for a ceremonial groundbreaking of the Intermodal Transportation Facility West, a significant component of LAX's Landside Access Modernization Program.
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