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YouTube Stars Find Acceptance Online, In Person At VidCon

Ingrid Nilsen has been brought to tears. The 26-year-old YouTube star openly wept as she was showered with cheers and applause from an enthusiastic crowd at this weekend’s VidCon.

07/25/2015

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VidCon Gives Fans Chance To See Online Video Stars In Person

A swarm of spontaneous selfie sessions has commenced in the lobby of the Anaheim Convention Center as hundreds of fans have gathered for impromptu interaction with folks they watch online.

07/24/2015

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Wisconsin Gov. Walker To Headline GOP Convention In Anaheim

The California Republican Party says Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker will headline its fall convention in Anaheim.

07/23/2015

Former NY Governor Mario Cuomo attends a 2009 book party for Al Gore. (credit: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images Entertainment)

Former New York Governor, Democratic Icon Mario Cuomo Dead At 82

The elder Cuomo passed away just six hours after his son was sworn in for his second term.

01/01/2015

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Fans Flock To Downtown L.A. For Hello Kitty Con 2014

Starting Thursday, the first-ever Hello Kitty convention will be held in Los Angeles in celebration of the global icon’s 40th birthday.

10/29/2014

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California Republican Party Convention Kicks Off In Los Angeles

More than 1,000 delegates and activists are expected to attend the three-day California Republican Party convention, which begins Friday at the Los Angeles Airport Marriott.

09/19/2014

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E3 Gaming Expo Underway In Downtown LA

The next wave of computer and video games is on display at the Los Angeles Convention Center for the E3 Convention.

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City Council OKs ‘Plan B’ For Convention Center As NFL Hopes Dim

The Los Angeles City Council voted Wednesday to move forward with a back-up plan to expand and renovate the Convention Center without a football stadium.

06/04/2014

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California’s Brown Hears Fracking Gripes

In a year when California Democrats are worried about motivating their voters, Gov. Jerry Brown heard another unwelcome message Saturday: Some Democratic activists are bristling over his administration’s policies on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking.

03/08/2014

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Democrats To Tout Calif. Recovery At Downtown LA Convention

Members of the California Democratic Party began to gather Friday in downtown Los Angeles for their annual convention.

03/07/2014

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Ford To Unveil Solar Hybrid Concept Car At CES

Ford plans to unveil at this month’s International CES (Consumer Electronics Show) a solar-powered concept car.

01/02/2014

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Gov’t Shutdown Casts Shadow Over Calif. GOP Convention

A three-day convention in Anaheim held by the California Republican Party kicked off Friday even as lawmakers in Washington appeared to be at a stalemate over the partial shutdown of the federal government.

10/04/2013

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TX Gov. Perry To Headline GOP Convention In Anaheim

The California Republican Party says Texas Gov. Rick Perry will headline its fall convention in Anaheim.

08/19/2013

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Villaraigosa: ‘More Beef’ For Voters At Upcoming DNC

Starting next week, the Mayor of Los Angeles will take on a new role as the chairman of the Democratic National Convention.

08/31/2012

Actress Ellen Barkin onstage during the Comedy Central Roast of Roseanne Barr at Hollywood Palladium on August 4, 2012 in Hollywood, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

‘Wash Every Pro-Life…SOB In The Ocean!”: Actress Cheers On ‘Isaac’

Actress Ellen Barkin left Twitter abuzz in her support for Tropical Storm Isaac to “wash every pro-life, anti-education, anti-woman, xenophobic, gay-bashing, racist SOB right into the ocean”.

08/27/2012

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