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LOS ANGELES | Slow build: Rams, Chargers still trying to grow fans in LA

LOS ANGELES— The Chargers and Rams will meet on the field on Sunday, but both teams are trying to achieve a common goal off it — trying to reignite Los Angeles’ passion for the NFL. The progress so far mirrors the tour of the LA Stadium at the Hollywood Park site in Inglewood — a … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Slow build: Rams, Chargers still trying to grow fans in LA

LOS ANGELES | Ryan Coogler to produce LeBron James’ ‘Space Jam 2’

LOS ANGELES — “Black Panther” director Ryan Coogler is joining LeBron James and the “Space Jam 2” team. James’ production company SpringHill Entertainment tweeted Wednesday that Coogler will produce the sequel to the 1996 movie that featured Michael Jordan alongside Warner Bros.’ animated characters. “Random Acts of Flyness” creator Terence Nance will direct James, and … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Ryan Coogler to produce LeBron James’ ‘Space Jam 2’

LOS ANGELES | Judge partly dismisses Ashley Judd lawsuit against Weinstein

LOS ANGELES — A federal judge has thrown out part of a lawsuit Ashley Judd filed against Harvey Weinstein that alleges he deliberately derailed her career when she turned him down sexually. U.S. District Judge Phillip S. Gutierrez on Wednesday dismissed the sexual harassment allegation in the lawsuit, ruling that the California law Judd was … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Judge partly dismisses Ashley Judd lawsuit against Weinstein

LOS ANGELES | Trump-tape-hunting Tom Arnold, ‘Apprentice’ producer scuffle

LOS ANGELES— A scuffle between Tom Arnold and a producer of “The Apprentice” has led to an exchange on social media. Arnold tweeted that producer Mark Burnett choked him at a pre-Emmys party Sunday in Los Angeles. Burnett’s wife, actress Roma Downey, tweeted that Arnold “tried to ambush” the couple, and she posted a photo … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Trump-tape-hunting Tom Arnold, ‘Apprentice’ producer scuffle

LOS ANGELES | Chrissy Teigen sets the record straight on her last name

LOS ANGELES — Chrissy Teigen says people have been mispronouncing her last name for years, and she hasn’t corrected them.\ But the model took to social media on Sunday to say it’s not Teigen (TEE’-gihn), but Teigen (TY’-gihn). Off camera, her mother confirmed it with a “Yep!” The 32-year-old says she’s “tired of living this … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Chrissy Teigen sets the record straight on her last name

LOS ANGELES | ‘The Predator’ gobbles up competition at box office

LOS ANGELES  — “The Predator” is at the top of the food chain in its first weekend in theaters. 20th Century Fox said Sunday that the film earned an estimated $24 million from more than 4,000 North American theaters. Starring Olivia Munn and Boyd Holbrook, “The Predator” cost $88 million to produce. Second place went … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | ‘The Predator’ gobbles up competition at box office

California News: LOS ANGELES, Indictment Targeting Massive International Cocaine Conspiracy Unsealed with Arrival in U.S. of Extradited Colombian Kingpin

LOS ANGELES, Ca. – A high-level member of a global drug ring arrived in Southern California last night after being extradited from Colombia on charges that he conspired to transport cocaine worth hundreds of millions of dollars from South America to Mexico for eventual sale in the United States. The extradition resulted from a coordinated, … Continue reading California News: LOS ANGELES, Indictment Targeting Massive International Cocaine Conspiracy Unsealed with Arrival in U.S. of Extradited Colombian Kingpin