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Disney Interactive To Cut 700 Jobs In Restructuring Effort

Disney Interactive, a video game and digital media subsidiary of The Walt Disney Co., is eliminating about 700 jobs, according to reports Thursday.

03/06/2014

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Report: No Librarians At Half Of LAUSD Middle, Elementary School Libraries

Budget cuts in the Los Angeles Unified School District have left roughly half of its elementary and middle schools without librarians.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/24/2014

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NYT: Sony Hires Consulting Firm In Rumored $100M Cost-Cutting Plan

Executives at Sony Entertainment may be considering $100 million in cuts that could result in overhead cuts and layoffs, according to a report Monday.

11/18/2013

U.S. Navy Blue Angels F/A-18 Hornets  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

‘Blue Angels’ Set For Air Show Comeback In Lancaster

The U.S. Navy Blue Angels flying squadron arrived in Lancaster Thursday ahead of the first-ever Los Angeles County Air Show set for early next year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2013

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State’s Largest Court Poised For Staff Cutbacks

Los Angeles court officials will layoff or cut 539 jobs, likely resulting in long lines and reduced services.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/13/2013

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More Layoffs Coming To LA County Courts

A fresh round of layoff notices will be delivered on Friday to hundreds of Los Angeles County court employees.

06/12/2013

(source: Los Angeles Fire Department)

$1.6M Vote Shelves Plans To Reassign LAFD Firefighters

A controversial cost-cutting plan to reassign Los Angeles firefighters will be called off after a vote to approve $1.6 million in overtime costs.

05/07/2013

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Parents, School Workers Launch Effort To Keep LAUSD Breakfasts

Hundreds of school cafeteria workers and other LAUSD employees Tuesday protested the district’s decision to end a program that provides breakfast to students directly in the classroom.

04/30/2013

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Open House At JPL Closed To Public Over Sequestration

A popular annual event at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory is the latest program to fall victim to federal budget cuts.

04/22/2013

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No Warships For ‘Navy Days’: Budget Cuts Cancel San Pedro Port Calls

A federal budget fight will keep a U.S. Navy warship from docking in San Pedro for this year’s Los Angeles Navy Days.

04/22/2013

U.S. Navy Blue Angels F/A-18 Hornets  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Blue Angels Flight Show Grounded Over ‘Budget Realities’

The U.S. Navy has grounded its most popular air show.

04/09/2013

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FAA To Close Several Southland Air Control Towers

The Federal Aviation Administration Friday announced the first wave of air traffic control towers to be closed because of sequestration cuts

CBS Los Angeles–03/22/2013

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‘Everything On The Table’ After Proposed Sales Tax Hike Defeated

The defeat of a proposed half-cent sales tax increase sent officials at City Hall scrambling Wednesday to determine the next step in trimming the city’s $200 million deficit.

03/06/2013

AIT scanners see through clothing to photograph the entire body to reveal undisclosed objects. Increasing use of the scanner at airports by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is being met with outrage by many US travelers. Passengers who refuse an X-ray scan are required to undergo an intimate pat down by TSA agents.

Longer Lines At LAX, Other Airports As Budget Cuts Take Effect

It may take a few days, but the impact of automatic across-the-board budget cuts in Washington could soon make an impact in the Southland.

03/04/2013

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Small Businesses Set To Bear Brunt Of $45B In Spending Cuts

Small business owners across the Southland were preparing for reductions in staffing and other economic challenges after automatic federal budget cuts began taking effect Friday.

03/01/2013

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