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2 Hotel Groups Sue City Of LA Over $15 Minimum Wage

The City of Los Angeles Tuesday was being sued in federal court by two hotel industry groups challenging the recent passage of a $15.37 per hour minimum wage for employees.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/16/2014

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Man Arrested After Long Beach Motel Standoff

SWAT officers took a man into custody Sunday at the end of a five-hour standoff at a motel on Pacific Coast Highway, authorities said.

CBS Los Angeles–11/02/2014

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2015 Wage Hike May Be Largest In Nation For L.A. Hotel Workers

When the minimum wage for Los Angeles’ hotel workers increases in 2015, it may be the biggest pay hike of its kind in the nation.

10/20/2014

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City Council Tentatively Approves Wage Increase For LA Hotel Workers

The City Council Wednesday tentatively approved a large wage hike for Los Angeles hotel workers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/24/2014

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5 Tips For Budget Travel To Italy

Traveling to Italy is a wonderful but expensive adventure. Make the most of your money with these five budget tips.

08/05/2014

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Silver Lake Residents Torn Over Plans To Turn Old Church Into New Trendy Hotel

While many are worried a hotel would be too noisy and create a parking nightmare, some residents support it saying it could enhance the area.

06/25/2014

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Santa Monica Tops List Of Priciest Destinations In Calif.

When it comes to pricey stays in the Golden State, the city of Santa Monica is now the priciest, according to a survey released Tuesday.

06/17/2014

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City Council Committee Recommends $15.37 Minimum Wage For Non-Unionized Hotel Workers

Members of the council’s Economic Development Committee are suggesting an increase from the state’s minimum wage of $8 to $15.37 be implemented for workers at hotels with at least 300 rooms by July 1, 2015.

06/10/2014

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Mom Accused Of Abducting 4-Year-Old Daughter Taken Into Custody

A mother who reportedly abducted her 4-year-old girl from a motel in Santa Ana was found with the little girl at a movie theater in Victorville, police said Saturday.

06/07/2014

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Uber Driver Accused Of Kidnapping Customer

A for-hire driver for a popular Southland ride-share company faced possible kidnapping charges Tuesday after allegedly taking a female client to a hotel room, police said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/03/2014

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Man Fatally Shot Outside Hollywood Hotel

A man was fatally shot outside a Hollywood hotel early Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/30/2014

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Real Estate Developer Credited With Restoring Chateau Marmont Dies At 89

Raymond Sarlot and a partner paid $1 million for the landmark Sunset Strip property in 1975.

05/10/2014

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Feminist Majority Foundation Campaigns Against Beverly Hills Hotel Amid Human Rights Controversy

At issue is an edict by the hotel owner, the Sultan of Brunei, to impose a law in his country on Friday that would allow the stoning of gays and women.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/30/2014

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This App Will Plan Your Entire Trip

Instead of spending hours tabbing through travel sites, hit Rome2Rio: an oracle-like web/app that maps out the exact planes, trains, and automobiles (with fares) to take between any two places on the planet.

04/16/2014

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10 Of The World’s Most Iconic Hotels

We’ve put together a guide to 10 of the world’s most storied hotels.

04/02/2014

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