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A ‘Star’ Is Born: LA Ranked 2nd On List Of Energy Efficient Cities

Take a bow, Southern California: you’re officially an “Energy Star”.


S&P Upgrades Santa Clarita To AAA Credit Rating

At a time when multiple California cities are struggling with bankruptcy and budget cuts, the third-largest city in Los Angeles County is enjoying the benefits of managing its finances.


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‘Bully’ Filmmaker Picks Fight With Hollywood Ratings System

Director Lee Hirsch believes Americans from all walks of life have faced a bully at one time and should be able to see the R-rated documentary.

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LA Quietly Dumps S&P After Threat To Downgrade City’s Credit Rating

The move comes after Standard & Poor’s said last week it would be downgrading the city’s $8 billion investment portfolio from AAA to AA.


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Ask Josh: How Tornadoes Are Rated

With the recent deadly outbreak of tornadoes in the Midwest, twisters are on everybody’s mind, including Frank from El Segundo. Frank wanted to know how tornadoes are rated.


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C-Minus For Safety, But LA Bridges ‘In Good Shape’

Engineers note that while over half of the city’s 600 bridges got a top grade for safety, a lack of funds has slowed replacements or retrofits on dozens of others.