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#BlackTransLivesMatter Activists Near Staples Center Shut Down Portion of Figueroa

Dozens of activists on Tuesday night gathered on a street corner near Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles to call attention to issues in the black transgender community.

08/25/2015

Singer-songwriter Taylor Swift performs onstage during Taylor Swift The 1989 World Tour Live In Los Angeles at Staples Center on August 24, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (photo credit: Christopher Polk/Getty Images for TAS)

Alanis Morissette, Ellen DeGeneres Delight Fans At Taylor Swift’s Sold-Out Tour

T-Swift fans have already been treated to surprise appearances by Mary J. Blige and Kobe Bryant during the pop star’s opening night of her sold-out tour stint at the Staples Center.

08/25/2015

This photo taken on August 1, 2015 shows Los Angeles Lakers basketball star Kobe Bryant during an interview in Guangzhou, capital of southern China's Guangdong Province. Bryant is touring China from August 1-6 where he will visit Guangzhou, Shanghai and Taipei. (Credit: STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Kobe Bryant Shoots For First Time Since Shoulder Surgery

A day after surprising Taylor Swift at her concert at Staples Center on Friday, Kobe Bryant took to Instagram to tell fans that he was shooting in the gym for the first time since having shoulder surgery.

08/22/2015

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Kobe Bryant Surprises Taylor Swift During Concert’s First Night – Of 5 – At Staples Center

Friday was the first of a five-night run, which brings the total number of concerts she’s held at the arena to 16 – more than any other performing artist.

08/22/2015

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Firefighters Investigate Cause Of High-Rise Explosion In Downtown LA

Firefighters on Friday continued to investigate what caused a thunderous explosion to occur at a high-rise building in downtown Los Angeles.

08/21/2015

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New W Hotel To Be Built Across From Staples Center

Chinese real estate developers plan to build a new $700 million mixed-use tower project across from the Staples Center that will include the W Hotel.

08/17/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 10: Nick Young #0 of the Los Angeles Lakers and Jamal Crawford #11 of the Los Angeles Clippers during a game at STAPLES Center on January 10, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lakers & Clippers 2015-2016 NBA Schedule’s Released

The NBA released the schedules of all 30 teams on Wednesday during a special television broadcast that aired on NBATV

08/12/2015

Marian Hossa #81 of the Chicago Blackhawks with the puck against Willie Mitchell #33 of the Los Angeles Kings in the third period in Game Three of the Western Conference Final during the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Staples Center on May 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Blackhawks Fan Who Claims He Was Beaten By Kings Fans Sues Staples Center, AEG

A Chicago Blackhawks fan claims in a lawsuit filed against the Staples Center that the arena lacked sufficient security and the arena’s loudspeaker incited violence against supporters of visiting teams, causing him to be beaten by drunken Los Angeles Kings fans.

05/27/2015

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Guide To LA Live

Considered the pulse and epicenter of Downtown Los Angeles, LA Live first opened in 2007 and continues to be a premiere destination for live entertainment, boasting music venues for concerts and award ceremonies, nightclubs, restaurants, […]

05/26/2015

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Guy-Friendly Date Ideas In Los Angeles

Impress your date with your decidedly intriguing itinerary for a date that is as enjoyable for him as it is for you.

CBS Los Angeles–05/06/2015

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Best Eats Around LA Stadiums

Whether you’re headed to a rock concert, the circus or just a ball game, check out these five places for the best food in and around LA stadiums.

CBS Los Angeles–04/14/2015

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Best Of LA – Week Of April 13

The return of the celebrated Los Angeles Times Festival of Books will bring out the book-lover in any Angelino.

04/13/2015

Austin Rivers #25 of the Los Angeles Clippers drives on Robert Sacre #50 of the Los Angeles Lakers during a 105-100 Laker win at Staples Center on April 7, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Clippers Beat Lakers, 105-100, For 7th Win In A Row

Blake Griffin and J.J. Redick scored 27 points apiece and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Lakers 105-100 Tuesday night, completing a 4-0 season sweep of their downtrodden Staples Center co-tenant.

04/07/2015

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Best Live Music Venues In Los Angeles

L.A. is internationally known as a source of entertainment and great music and we locals get to reap the benefits. Check out our list of the best live music venues in town!

03/26/2015

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Taylor Swift Fan Gets Surprise Of A Lifetime At Grammys

Jill Ralke of Woodland Hills has spent countless hours tweeting and blogging about Taylor Swift. Well, those efforts paid off in a really, really big way during the Grammys Sunday.

02/10/2015

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