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US Olympic Committee Announces LA As Nation’s Bid City For 2024 Games

The U.S. Olympic Committee has formally named Los Angeles as its official bidder for the 2024 Games.


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Los Angeles Poised To Vote On 2024 Olympic Plan

A month after Boston’s bid for the 2024 Olympic Games collapsed, Los Angeles appears on the verge of stepping in as the replacement U.S. candidate.



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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Opinions Split Over Move To Allow Undocumented Immigrants On Huntington Park City Commissions

Huntington Park residents sounded off Monday night about a controversial move to allow undocumented immigrants on city commissions.


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Laguna Lifts City Ban On New Pool Constructions In City

A ban has been put in place in Laguna Beach on all new pool construction due to the drought, meaning homeowners looking to beat the heat with a new pool are out of luck.


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LA City Council Votes In Favor Of Drafting Gun Storage Ordinance

Los Angeles City Council members gave their preliminary support Tuesday to an ordinance that would require guns to be safely stored within a residence.


City Councilman Joe Buscaino said he spent nearly $1,000 making repairs to the sidewalk outside his home. (Screengrab courtesy Facebook)

LA City Councilman Spends $1,000 To Fix His Own Sidewalk

Got a thousand bucks to spare? Then you can go ahead and repair that broken sidewalk outside your home.


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City Council Cuts More Than $300K In Funding From Upland Animal Shelter

A shelter in Upland announced on Tuesday that animals may need to be euthanized due to drastic budget cuts.


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Newport Beach Councilman Accused Of Making Anti-Gay Statements While Using City Seal

A Newport Beach city councilman accused of making anti-gay statements on city letterhead got an earful from the community during a meeting on Tuesday.


"In God We Trust" became the United States' national motto in 1956. (Photo by Hugh Pinney/Getty Images)

Irvine City Council To Vote On Public Display Of ‘In God We Trust’

It’s on our money, our national monuments – and now the city of Irvine hopes to put the motto “In God We Trust” on public display.


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Anaheim City Council To Hold Hearing On Disney Tax Break Extension Request

The Anaheim City Council is set to hold a public hearing on a request for the city to ban a gate tax on two local Disney theme parks in exchange for a proposed $1 billion expansion of the resort.



Huntington Beach Landmark, Don The Beachcomber, May Be Torn Down

“It literally makes me sick,” says regular Riley Kern.


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Mayor To Block Enforcement Of Ordinances Targeting Homeless Encampments

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is directing city officials to hold off on enforcing new rules that allow faster dismantlement of homeless encampments until the City Council can make some changes.

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David Ryu Becomes 1st Korean-American To Be Sworn In As LA City Councilmember

He’s also the council’s youngest member.


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LA City Council Eases Rules For Dismantling Homeless Encampments

The Los Angeles City Council has made it easier to dismantle homeless encampments that supporters say are popping up around the city.