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LAPD, Community Leaders Urge Restraint In Light Of Baltimore Violence

Local authorities and community leaders alike are reaching out to the public, urging restraint in the face of recent violence and civil unrest in Baltimore.

04/28/2015

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Residents March In Protest Of Oil Drilling In South LA Neighborhood

Residents Thursday marched in protest of oil drilling in their South Los Angeles neighborhood.

04/23/2015

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Walmart Employees Meet To Discuss Sudden Closure Of Pico Rivera Store

Employees of a Pico Rivera Walmart who recently learned the store was closing met Thursday with executives to discuss their jobs.

04/16/2015

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LA Workers Join Global Campaign On Tax Day Striking For Higher Pay

Hundreds of Southland workers marched and rallied on Tax Day Wednesday in a global campaign for higher pay.

04/15/2015

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Protest Jams Traffic In Downtown Los Angeles

A protest against police brutality in Downtown LA resulted in jammed traffic at the height of rush hour Tuesday.

04/14/2015

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Is The Pillowcase Rapist Headed Back To State Mental Hospital?

A judge on Friday approved a hearing for later this month to determine if Hubbart — currently living in a private home in Lake Los Angeles — should go back to a state mental hospital.

04/10/2015

Members of the Westboro Baptist Church in Kansas are known for their vehement anti-gay positions and for protesting at US soldiers' funerals. (credit: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Westboro Baptist Church To Protest Schuller Memorial Service

A memorial service scheduled to be held later this month for Crystal Cathedral founder Rev. Robert Schuller will likely have some uninvited guests.

04/07/2015

A lawsuit alleges teacher Steven Carnine (seen in this undated photo) used racial epithets in class. (Photo courtesy LAUSD)

Supporters Call For Brentwood Teacher Accused Of Racist Remarks To Be Reinstated

Parents and students gathered Monday outside a middle school in Brentwood to demand the return of a teacher who is accused in a lawsuit of making racially charged remarks in class.

03/23/2015

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Protest Against Officer-Involved Shootings Involving Black Men Held In Downtown LA

Members of Stop Mass Incarceration Network and other civil rights advocates gathered about noon at Los Angeles Police Department headquarters and marched to Skid Row.

03/07/2015

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Hundreds Protest Against Police Brutality In ‘Rally For Justice’ March

Hundreds of protestors took to the streets in South Los Angeles on Saturday as part of the ‘Rally For Justice’ protest against police brutality.

02/21/2015

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LA City Workers Protest Service Cuts; Mayor Touts Progress In Labor Talks

City workers rallied to protest what they call cuts to municipal services even as Mayor Eric Garcetti touted progress in labor negotiations with employee unions.

02/10/2015

It's awards season and celebrities are vowing to up the protests against the Sultan of Brunei for his anti-gay and anti-female stands. (credit: CBS)

Hollywood Celebs Step Up Protests Against Hotels Owned By Anti-Gay Sultan

Hollywood stars are taking advantage of awards season to take a stand against hotels owned by the anti-gay Sultan of Brunei.

02/05/2015

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Police Mistake Large Crowd Of Photographers With Rave Revelers

Police confronted a large group of people Saturday night and reported that they were unruly and possibly creating mayhem.

01/31/2015

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Doctors At UC’s Student Health Centers To Strike

Doctors at the University of California’s student health centers who are negotiating a contract will strike for one day to protest what they say are unfair labor practices.

01/26/2015

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New Report Reveals Ezell Ford Had Previous Run-In With LAPD Officer Who Shot Him

His family maintains he was mentally ill and harmless.

01/16/2015

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