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California Strips Blue Shield Of Tax-Exempt Status

State officials have stripped Blue Shield of California of its tax-exempt status, an exemption the nonprofit health insurer has held since its founding in 1939.


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Baby Born With HIV In Long Beach Has No Traces Of Virus Within Hours Of Birth

Doctors at an AIDS conference in Boston Wednesday revealed that a baby girl born in Long Beach last April had her HIV status change without hours of her birth.


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Heightened Security Planned For Public Events Across SoCal

Security is being stepped up at public events throughout Southern California this weekend in the wake of Monday’s deadly bombings in Boston but law enforcement officials say there is no imminent threat.


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Ethier Considered Day-To-Day

Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly is calling Andre Ethier , “Day-to- Day” after an MRI revealed an oblique strain.


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It’s No Longer Complicated! Facebook Founder Gets Hitched

Mark Zuckerberg has updated his Facebook status to “married.”


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Brown Says Jordan Hill Will Play Tonight

Lakers coach Mike Brown said on Tuesday morning that Jordan Hill will play in game two as Los Angeles hosts the Denver Nuggets in the NBA playoffs.


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Gates Misses Practice; Turner Confirms It’s Not A Setback

San Diego Chargers Tight End Antonio Gates missed practice on Thursday and is listed as questionable for Sunday’s game against the New York Jets.


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Gates Returns To Practice; Chargers Hopeful For Sunday

Star tight end Antonio Gates has practiced with the San Diego Chargers for the first time in several weeks in hopes of playing against the New York Jets.


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Antonio Gates To See Foot Specialist

Chargers Tight End Antonio Gates’ status for Sunday’s game against the Miami Dolphins is once again in doubt with a lingering foot issue.


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Del Negro ‘Optimistic’ Eric Gordon Will Return This Season

Los Angeles Clippers coach Vinny Del Negro is “optimistic” top scorer Eric Gordon will return this season after he aggravated a right wrist injury over the weekend that will keep him out indefinitely.