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Breaking News: Oprah interested in purchasing Los Angeles Clippers from Donald Sterling
   
Posted by: MrGrassroots

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-05-03 16:54:45 -0700 | political-news

When life gives you lemons, you make lemonade. Better said, when life gives you Donald Sterling and his racist rants, you bring in Oprah Winfrey. Yes, the latest report from The Chicago Tribune indicates that Oprah is "interested in bidding...
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Breaking News: A 'very special auction' of Kim Kardashian's moral bankruptcy
   
Posted by: larsknutson SelectMedia

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-03-13 00:46:16 -0700 | lifestyle-news

It's been all over the news since Friday what a charitable soul Kim Kardashian is. On Thursday, she announced on her Celebuzz blog an auction of wardrobe pieces to raise money for Typhoon Haiyan victims. The auction will include pieces...
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Breaking News: Climate change exacerbates costly, deadly California wildfires
   
Posted by: PrairieDogPress

San Diego :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-05-19 12:31:22 -0700 | political-news

Arson is being considered in brush fires that were quickly spread by 50 mph gusting Santa Ana winds across parched and tinder-dry acres of land in San Diego County starting on Tuesday, but years-long drought and extreme temperatures driven by...
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Breaking News: Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation donates $3 million to boost Nepal's tiger population
   
Posted by: Phyllis L. Smith Asinyanbi

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-11-22 18:21:50 -0800 | entertainment-news

The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation has donated $3 million to the World Wildlife Fund to help double the number of tigers in Nepal within the next nine years. Leonardo DiCaprio, 39, remains a major player in Hollywood, and is using his...
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Breaking News: Representation in video games still falls short
   
Posted by: Daniel Koeker SelectMedia

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-06-15 15:11:46 -0700 | entertainment-news

E3, the annual video game industry trade show, has come to a close. With it came stunning presentations of new games, features and technology. Even those who aren't big video games fans will be impressed by just how far game...
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Breaking News: In defense of #BringBackOurGirls and  'slacktivism'
   
Posted by: Daniel Koeker SelectMedia

Riverside :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-05-13 14:38:12 -0700 | political-news

Opinion By now you've probably heard of #BringBackOurGirls, a social media campaign aimed at raising awareness of the 276 schoolgirls in Nigeria who were kidnapped by the country's militant extremist group, Boko Haram. You may have heard about it from...
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Breaking News: 'Redoing' the news: The Walmart betrayal
   
Posted by: larsknutson SelectMedia

Mountain View :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-05-14 03:34:58 -0700 | political-news

In keeping with the tradition started by HBO's "The Newsroom," I think it's necessary to "redo" a piece of yesterday's news. On Friday, President Barack Obama praised the virtues of solar energy power from the rather dubious venue of a...
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Breaking News: Cameras were the problem for emergency responders in San Francisco plane crash (Satire)
   
Posted by: Nathan Salant SelectMedia

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-01-15 15:50:40 -0800 | travel-news

Now that we've all seen the photograph of a firefighter pointing out the location of an injured passenger to one of two fire trucks that eventually ran her over, we know what the real problem was: Firefighters have too many...
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Breaking News: Kim Fields gives birth to second son
   
Posted by: Phyllis L. Smith Asinyanbi

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2013-12-14 12:42:42 -0800 | entertainment-news

Kim Fields, 44, best known for her role as Tootie Ramsey on the NBC sitcom, "The Facts of Life," gave birth to her second son Tuesday. Fields also has a 6-year-old son, Sebastian, with husband, Broadway actor Christopher Morgan, 37,...
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Breaking News: Super Bowl prediction: San Francisco 49ers vs. New England Patriots
   
Posted by: Punditty SelectMedia

Santa Cruz :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-01-17 14:17:49 -0800 | sports-news

Weekend action in the NFL saw the number of playoff teams reduced from eight to four, with three home teams prevailing and one visiting team coming out on top. The Seattle Seahawks, New England Patriots and Denver Broncos all advanced...
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Breaking News: California getting rain and snow but not enough to avoid rationing
   
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Sacramento :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-02-28 18:03:32 -0800 | green-news

Snow is falling in California's Sierra Nevada Mountains from the first of this week's two storms but there's still not close to enough of the white stuff to avoid rationing this year. State crews surveying the mountains' higher elevations report...
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Breaking News: Farmworkers feel the heat from California's continuing drought
   
Posted by: Nathan Salant

Mendota :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-06-22 10:47:40 -0700 | green-news

A lot of farmworkers throughout California's usually abundant Central Valley are hurting financially these days as a continuing drought causes lower yields and planting cutbacks throughout the fertile region. What should be a busy time of year with the planting...
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Breaking News: Oliver Stone drops Martin Luther King Jr. biopic; explains on Twitter
   
Posted by: Phyllis L. Smith Asinyanbi

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-01-24 11:24:11 -0800 | entertainment-news

Oliver Stone, 67, Oscar-winning filmmaker, took to Twitter to explain why he is dropping out of a much-awaited biopic on Martin Luther King Jr. A rewrite of the script, which included King’s alleged adultery, factions within the Civil Rights movement...
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Breaking News: Top 5 technology trends for 2014
   
Posted by: Kerry Butters

San Francisco :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-01-09 15:48:10 -0800 | technology-news

If you’re a fan of all things tech then you’re likely to be in for a treat this year. While the last couple of years have seen some great strides taken in the world of innovative technology, 2014 promises to...
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Breaking News: Outrage about Donald Sterling should've happened a long time ago
   
Posted by: VeronicaS SelectMedia

Los Angeles :: CA :: USA | updated 2014-05-03 08:12:24 -0700 | disasters-news

As usual, the soapboxes are stacked high and the outrage is loud over Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling’s recent rant to his mistress about black people and Magic Johnson. The general consensus reached is he is a rabid racist...
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