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FCC Slaps AT&T With $100M Fine For Throttling ‘Unlimited’ Data

AT&T Mobility LLC has been slapped with a record $100 million fine for offering consumers “unlimited” data, but then slowing their Internet speeds after they reached a certain amount. The company says it will fight the charges.

06/17/2015

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Disturbing Undercover Video Prompts Police To Investigate Foster Farms

Police are investigating poultry producer Foster Farms after an animal-rights group shot undercover video showing some chickens being slammed upside-down into metal shackles, punched and having their feathers pulled out while they were still alive.

06/17/2015

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Arnold Schwarzenegger Knows ‘Waze’ Around Traffic

Want Arnold Schwarzenegger to help you guide you to your destination?

06/16/2015

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Gap To Close 175 Stores To Boost Brand

Gap plans to close 175 of its namesake stores in North America, or 18 percent of its current total, and cut 250 jobs at its headquarters as the company tries to strengthen the struggling brand.

06/16/2015

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Sony’s ‘Uncharted 4,’ ‘Last Guardian’ Capture E3 Attention

Sony capped off its game-filled Electronic Entertainment Expo briefing Monday night with a bullet-riddled demonstration of “Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End,” the forthcoming action-adventure starring the charismatic treasure hunter.

06/16/2015

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Expert Tips For Finding The Perfect Apartment In Los Angeles

Good deals do exist, but those on the hunt need to have a rental strategy.

06/15/2015

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Price Of Waterfront Home In O.C. To Drop $50,000 Per Day Until Buyer Is Found

A luxury home in the affluent city of Newport Beach in Orange County is up for sale in a very unique way.

06/15/2015

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Charter To Launch Dodgers’ SportsNet LA Channel In Coming Weeks After Buying TWC For $55.3B

Charter Communications announced Tuesday it will buy Time Warner Cable for $55.33 billion and expects to launch the Dodgers channel to its customers in the coming weeks.

05/26/2015

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Dodger Fans Hopeful As Charter May Announce $55B Plan To Buy Time Warner Cable

Two of the largest cable companies in Southern California may merge into one, which may mean big news for Dodger fans who have been locked out of watching games on television.

05/25/2015

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Lee’s Sandwiches Recalls 200K Pounds Of Meat Over USDA Mislabeling

There haven’t been any reports of anyone getting sick.

05/24/2015

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Nearly 30K New Jobs Drops California Unemployment Rate To 6.3 Percent

California’s unemployment rate dipped slightly in April to 6.3 percent as the economic recovery created nearly 30,000 new jobs.

05/22/2015

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California Home Prices, Sales At 7-Year High

California home prices climbed to a new 7 1/2-year high in April as low interest rates and job growth lured buyers, a research firm said Thursday. Sales were brisk.

05/21/2015

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Auto Club: Memorial Day Holiday Weekend Travel To Be Busiest Since 2005

Millions of Californians are expected to hit the road or jump on a plane Thursday for the long Memorial Day weekend, the most since 2005, according to the Automobile Club of Southern California.

05/21/2015

Chairman of the US Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation Bill Nelson, D-FL, holds up a defective airbag with holes torn through it on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, November 20, 2014, during a hearing on Takata airbag defects and the vehicle recall process. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Takata Air Bag Recall Doubles To Nearly 34 Million

Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Takata Corp. has agreed to declare 33.8 million air bags defective, a move that will double the number of cars and trucks included in what is now the largest auto recall in U.S. history.

05/19/2015

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Santa Monica Approves Tougher Restrictions For Short-Term Rentals

The Santa Monica City Council is taking a stand against short-term rentals, like those listed on Airbnb, after residents complained it was exacerbating the housing shortage.

05/12/2015

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2011 Motorcycle Show Comes To Long Beach

Progressive International Motorcycle Shows was in Long Beach from December 9-11, bringing together motorcycle enthusiasts and manufacturers who showed off their latest models and accessories.

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Shocking Cigarette Labels

Nine new warning labels that feature graphic images that convey the dangers of smoking will be required by the Food and Drug Administration to be on U.S. cigarette packs by 2012.

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5 Hot Summer Colors

Summertime means fun time for many of us, but it may leave some wondering what to wear. Here are five colors that can do no wrong in your summer-wardrobe lineup!

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Gaming Industry Unveils Latest At E3 Expo

The Electronic Entertainment Expo, which began Tuesday, is giving the gaming industry a chance to debut their latest inventions.

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