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HOUSTON | Harden scores 48 points, Rockets beat Lakers 138-134 in OT

HOUSTON —January 19, 2019—James Harden scored 48 points, Eric Gordon added 30 and the Houston Rockets overcame a 21-point deficit to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 138-134 in overtime Saturday night. The Rockets trailed for most of the night and were down by 18 in the second-half. Gordon sent it to overtime with a 3-pointer, … Continue reading HOUSTON | Harden scores 48 points, Rockets beat Lakers 138-134 in OT

LOS ANGELES | Los Angeles teachers union hints at new talks during strike

LOS ANGELES —January 16, 2019— The head of the Los Angeles teachers union hinted at contract talks resuming Wednesday as striking educators in the nation’s second-largest school district protested outside hundreds of schools for a third day. United Teachers Los Angeles President Alex Caputo-Pearl said the union had “engaged” Mayor Eric Garcetti to help in … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Los Angeles teachers union hints at new talks during strike

LOS ANGELES | Charter school educators back striking Los Angeles teachers

LOS ANGELES —January 15, 2019— Los Angeles school administrators urged the union to resume bargaining as thousands of teachers walked picket lines for a second day Tuesday, joined for the first time by some of their counterparts from independent charter schools. “We need our educators back in our classrooms helping inspire our students,” said Unified … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Charter school educators back striking Los Angeles teachers

LOS ANGELES | California storms bring fear of devastating mudslides

LOS ANGELES —January 14, 2019—  A year after a mudslide swept through a fire-devastated California town, killing 21 people, residents of hundreds homes in burn areas were told to pack up and leave as a Pacific storm threatened potential catastrophe. In Riverside County east of Los Angeles, mandatory evacuations were ordered Monday for a dozen areas … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | California storms bring fear of devastating mudslides

California State Treasurer Fiona Ma to Keynote Country’s Largest Opportunity Zone Expo in Los Angeles

  IRVINE, CALIF./ JANUARY 07, 2019 (STL.News) California State Treasurer Fiona Ma, who was inaugurated in Sacramento today, will be a keynote speaker at the Jan. 25 Opportunity Zone Expo, the country’s largest education, networking and marketing event for key players in the industry. Ma is one of more than 50 government officials, industry professionals … Continue reading California State Treasurer Fiona Ma to Keynote Country’s Largest Opportunity Zone Expo in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES | Anderson Cooper honored at Sean Penn’s star-studded benefit

LOS ANGELES  — Jan 06, 2019—Julia Roberts paid homage to Anderson Cooper for showing bravery as a journalist in matters of crisis at Sean Penn’s ninth annual benefit for J/P Haitian Relief Organization. Anderson was honored at the star-studded fundraiser that raised $3.5 million Saturday night in Los Angeles. Penn followed suit acknowledging Cooper’s “aggressiveness … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Anderson Cooper honored at Sean Penn’s star-studded benefit

LOS ANGELES | Kucherov, red-hot Lightning beat Kings 6-2 for 7th straight

LOS ANGELES —Jan 03, 2019—Nikita Kucherov had a goal and three assists as the Tampa Bay Lightning kept steamrolling along, beating the Los Angeles Kings 6-2 on Thursday night for their seventh straight victory. The NHL-leading Lightning have earned at least one point in 16 consecutive games — the longest streak in the league this … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Kucherov, red-hot Lightning beat Kings 6-2 for 7th straight