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Axe throwing takes aim at sunny Los Angeles

Axe throwing takes aim at sunny Los Angeles

Published 10/10/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Axe throwing may not seem to have a place in Los Angeles, where sun and surf reign supreme, but the city’s [more…]

Onetime rap mogul Marion ‘Suge’ Knight sentenced to 28 years for…

Onetime rap mogul Marion ‘Suge’ Knight sentenced to 28 years for…

Published 05/10/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former rap mogul Marion “Suge” Knight was sentenced in a Los Angeles courtroom on Thursday to 28 years in prison for [more…]

California state law mandates female board directors by 2019

California state law mandates female board directors by 2019

Published 01/10/2018

(Reuters) - California will require publicly listed companies with headquarters in the state to have at least one woman on their boards of directors by [more…]

Baseball: Tiebreak games launch postseason on Monday

Baseball: Tiebreak games launch postseason on Monday

Published 01/10/2018

(Reuters) - It’s playoff time in Major League Baseball with a pair of tiebreak games on Monday launching the month-long chase to World Series honors. [more…]

Dwarf goats make the party scene in Los Angeles

Dwarf goats make the party scene in Los Angeles

Published 26/09/2018

(Reuters) - Spanky and Pippin are literally party animals in the Los Angeles nightlife scene. The Nigerian Dwarf goats are professional party-goers, bringing their special [more…]

Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain wins posthumous Emmys for ‘Parts…

Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain wins posthumous Emmys for ‘Parts…

Published 10/09/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - U.S. celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, who committed suicide in June at age 61, posthumously earned a pair of Emmy Awards on [more…]

Aretha Franklin’s eulogy was ‘offensive and distasteful,’ family says

Aretha Franklin’s eulogy was ‘offensive and distasteful,’ family says

Published 04/09/2018

(Reuters) - Members of Aretha Franklin’s family felt the eulogy for the Queen of Soul delivered by a pastor at her funeral last week was [more…]

Cargill recalls 25,000 lbs of possibly contaminated beef

Cargill recalls 25,000 lbs of possibly contaminated beef

Published 25/08/2018

(Reuters) - A Cargill Meat Solutions plant in Colorado is recalling more than 25,000 pounds (11,300 kg) of ground beef that could be contaminated with [more…]

Exclusive: FBI probing cyber attack on congressional campaign in…

Exclusive: FBI probing cyber attack on congressional campaign in…

Published 18/08/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation is investigating a cyber attack on the congressional campaign of a Democratic candidate in California, according [more…]

Marvel Comics mogul Stan Lee wins renewal of protective order

Marvel Comics mogul Stan Lee wins renewal of protective order

Published 18/08/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Marvel Comics mogul Stan Lee won renewal of a protective order on Friday against a onetime business manager accused of subjecting [more…]