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Hundreds join Hollywood #MeToo march against sexual abuse

Nov 13 2017

LOS ANGELES Hundreds of people marched in the heart of Hollywood on Sunday to support victims of sexual assault and harassment, inspired by a social media campaign that has portrayed such abuse as a pervasive feature of American life.

Witness may testify incognito in Robert Durst of 'The Jinx' murder trial

Jan 07 2017

LOS ANGELES A witness fearing retribution in the murder trial of wealthy real estate scion Robert Durst, whose ties to several slayings were chronicled in HBO's documentary "The Jinx," will be allowed to testify without revealing his or her identity, a Los Angeles judge ruled on Friday.

California marchers protest against Trump as Democrats vow policy fight

Dec 18 2016

LOS ANGELES About 2,000 people protesting against the rhetoric and proposals of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump marched peacefully through downtown Los Angeles on Sunday in advance of Monday's planned Electoral College vote to formally choose him as leader.

Gunman in deadly L.A. airport attack sentenced to life in prison

Nov 07 2016

LOS ANGELES The man who walked into a Los Angeles International Airport terminal and opened fire with an assault rifle in 2013, killing a security screener and wounding three other people, was sentenced on Monday to spend the rest of his life in prison.

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