City Council Committee Votes To Support LA Bid For 2024 Olympic Games

A Los Angeles City Council gave its support Friday to a possible city bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympic Games.


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Los Angeles Projects $161 Million Surplus For Olympics

Anxiety over taxpayer costs helped cripple Boston’s 2024 Olympic bid, but organizers in potential stand-in Los Angeles disclosed a budget Tuesday that shows the city holding a $161 million surplus after staging events from Santa Monica beaches to the Hollywood Hills.


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Memorabilia Featuring Bruce Jenner Become Hot Items On eBay Following Revelation

Items related to former Olympian and reality star Bruce Jenner have become hot commodities on eBay.


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Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry Comes To Riverside Looking Towards 2016 Race

“It may come as a surprise to a few of you here that I’ve been thinking a little bit about running,” Perry said to laughter.


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LA Makes Quiet Bid For 2024 Olympics

Los Angeles looks like an ideal fit to host the 2024 Olympics.

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Board: Unlicensed Contractors Nabbed In Alhambra, Other Cities

A statewide sting has nabbed 112 unlicensed contractors who could face criminal charges for offering home repair services in seven cities, a state board said.


If you knew how much the set of 1952 Topps baseball cards was worth, you might pass out. (credit: SCP Auctions)

Rare Sports Items Being Auctioned To Aid Youth Programs

The rare items are considered major scores — pun intended — by sports enthusiasts.


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Dempsey A ‘McDreamy’ Come True For Tully’s; Actor’s Group Wins Bid

A bankruptcy judge has approved the sale of beleaguered coffee company Tully’s to a group led by Patrick Dempsey.


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Report: Torre, Caruso Drop Bid For Dodgers

Real estate developer Rick Caruso and former Dodgers’ manager Joe Torre have dropped their joint bid to buy the Dodgers, the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Opening Bids For The Dodgers Due Monday

The investment bank handling the sale for owner Frank McCourt expects to receive as many as 20 bids.

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Magic Johnson Joins Investment Team To Make Bid On Los Angeles Dodgers

Magic Johnson may be the newest owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers.

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Hollywood Memorabilia Goes On The Auction Block

Ringo Starr’s 1968 cherry apple red classic Mustang, a dress worn by Sarah Jessica Parker in the movie “Sex and the City,” or even a pair of Justin Bieber’s jeans (autographed, natch) can all be yours.