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Los Angeles Strikes 2024 Olympic Bid Deal With USOC

Los Angeles and the U.S. Olympic Committee have struck a deal that will make the city America’s 2024 Olympic bidder pending approval by the city council next week.

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Best Travel Agencies In Los Angeles

Picking a super apt agency as well as a person in that agency who will serve you well on your travels is a big deal. To help out, here are five of the best in the City of Angels to consider for all your travel needs.

08/29/2015

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Los Angeles Woman, 26, Arrested In ‘Aggressive’ Panhandling In Irvine

The suspect is known to be part of a panhandling crew consisting of females from Los Angeles who frequent Orange County gas stations and demand money from patrons.

08/28/2015

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Man Accused Of Kidnapping, Sexually Assaulting 10-Year-Old Testifies He Was Her Savior

Tobias Summers testified, “I had to take care of her. I was so scared. She looked like a little version of my mom.”

08/28/2015

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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.

08/28/2015

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Best Stores For Preschoolers In Los Angeles

When parents are looking for fashionable pieces, there are specialty designer stores for children that meet their expectations for quality and affordability while meeting the expectations of their children who want to look their best to their friends at school.

08/28/2015

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LA Mayor Applauds Residents For Helping To Curb Water Usage

Los Angeles and other California cities cut water use by a combined 31 percent in July, exceeding the governor’s statewide mandate to conserve, officials said Thursday.

08/27/2015

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Best Museums For Dates In Los Angeles

Casual dates or serious relationship-building experiences are widely available across the Southland, but these five best choices take the direct focus from the relationship to a sharing of artistic creativity.

08/27/2015

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Best Petting Zoos In The Los Angeles Area

If you’ve ever watched a little kid tenderly pet a baby animal of any kind, then you know how special that moment can be. Make more special moments at these petting zoos in the Los Angeles area.

08/27/2015

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Police Suspect Pair Of Attempted Abductions In Koreatown May Be Related

The LAPD is warning residents after a second attempted abduction in the harvard Heights area may have been caused by the same suspect as the first attempt.

08/26/2015

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City Council Stalls Vote On 2024 Olympics Over Cost Questions

Facing an early test of support at home, Los Angeles’ 2024 Olympics plan stalled Wednesday before the City Council amid questions about potential runaway costs and the impact on neighborhoods already strangled by traffic.

08/26/2015

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Los Angeles Projects $161M Surplus For Olympics

Anxiety over taxpayer costs helped cripple Boston’s 2024 Olympic bid, but organizers in potential stand-in Los Angeles projected that they could stage events from Santa Monica Beach to the Hollywood Hills and bank a $161 million surplus.

08/26/2015

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Best Public Golf Courses In Los Angeles

Here are five of the best public golf courses to be found in Los Angeles.

08/26/2015

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Best Bagel Shops In Los Angeles

It’s hard to understand the culinary science of it, but everything seems to taste better on a bagel.

08/26/2015

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65-Year-Old Man Finds Purpose In Revitalizing Historic Griffith Park Merry-Go-Round

The historic Merry-Go-Round at Griffith Park has fallen into disrepair, but is now set to receive a facelift from a major admirer.

08/25/2015

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