politics

US lawyers forced to battle US court over money laundering charges against Jimmy Lai
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US lawyers forced to battle US court over money laundering charges against Jimmy Lai

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Jean

Hong Kong court lets UK lawyer defend media tycoon Jimmy Lai on corruption charges Jimmy Lai (pictured), a Hong Kong businessman, and co-founder of the now-collapsed tycoon Jimmy Lai Holdings, is seen with a...

Measure LA for Los Angeles County Announces New Measure
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Measure LA for Los Angeles County Announces New Measure

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Jean

Endorsement: Vote yes on Measure LA to invest in community colleges This is an official endorsement of Measure LA for Los Angeles County, a joint school levy to fund up to $5.5 billion in...

The Problem With Jewelry Fakeness
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The Problem With Jewelry Fakeness

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Jean

Jewelry Counterfeits: The Age-Old Problem Just Keeps Growing Jewelry counterfeiting has been around for as long as coins have been. The problem of forged money is not just that it is difficult to detect,...

Is it wrong to have an abortion?
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Is it wrong to have an abortion?

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Jean

Letters to the Editor: Karen Bass is right, abortion is a local issue I have been following the issue of abortion in this county very closely, and as a resident of this county over...

Davido’s representative in Nigeria says the incident was likely a tragic accident
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Davido’s representative in Nigeria says the incident was likely a tragic accident

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Jean

Young son of Atlanta-born Afrobeat star Davido drowns in family pool in Nigeria In mid-May, Davido was in the middle of a sold-out tour of the United States when he was involved in an...

Trump Family and the White House Are Honoring Women Who Acknowledged President Obama of Sexual Assault
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Trump Family and the White House Are Honoring Women Who Acknowledged President Obama of Sexual Assault

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Jean

Many Flags but No Ivanka Trump The Ivanka Trump flag on display to the right of the J.Lo flag at the 2017 VH1 Hip-Hop Honors show in Anaheim, Feb. 26, 2017.Photo: Scott Ball In...

The Story of “Avatar”
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The Story of “Avatar”

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Jean

How Disney kept the fire burning for 'Avatar' for 13 long years It's been 13 long years since Steven Spielberg delivered a script for “Avatar,” then called “Aliens,” and the film industry wasn’t interested....

Elections are open to all registered voters
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Elections are open to all registered voters

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Jean

In-person voting begins today in Los Angeles County and ends Sunday, Nov. 4. Ballots must be cast through early December to have a chance of certifying the result. Here's what you need to know:...

The Grand Slam Final
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The Grand Slam Final

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Jean

Roger Federer announces his retirement from the ATP Tour and grand slams. I had to speak to him. I knew it wasn't going well with his knee; it was still hurt a bit but...

Why Should We Believe in God?
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Why Should We Believe in God?

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Jean

Their America Is Vanishing. Like Trump, They Insist They Were Cheated. You Get the Idea. “Atheists,” they say. They have many other explanations, of course. The majority of American voters didn’t live their lives...