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Michael Bublé is expecting second child with wife Luisana Lopilato

LA Times Arts & Culture - 3 hours 44 min ago
Here comes baby Bublé No. 2: Michael Bublé and his wife are expecting their second child. The golden-voiced crooner and wife Luisana Lopilato both announced the pregnancy on social media with an assist from their firstborn. In a short video clip posted by the couple, someone off-camera, presumably...
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L.A. police shoot knife-wielding man at Sylmar home, find body inside

LA Times Arts & Culture - 3 hours 48 min ago
Los Angeles police shot a knife-wielding man covered in blood Monday as he approached officers responding to an emergency call of a possible assault at a Sylmar home, an LAPD spokeswoman said.
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La Reina's Morgan Sherman is on Nickelodeon's Soccer Superstar

LA Times Arts & Culture - 3 hours 52 min ago
Goalkeeper Morgan Sherman  of Thousand Oaks La Reina is one of 15 girls chosen to compete as part of Nickelodeon's Soccer Superstar program, a four-night reality TV competition that begins on Wednesday at 9 p.m and continues through Saturday.
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'Parachute' kids need supervision, or a ticket home

LA Times Arts & Culture - 3 hours 56 min ago
To the editor: Apart from the obvious horror of the incidents described in this tale of teenage bullying and torture, these "parachute" kids represent the merging of a Dickens novel and a Marx Brothers movie. ("Adolescence in free fall," July 2)
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Julius Randle, D'Angelo Russell, summer squad start training camp

LA Times Arts & Culture - 3 hours 57 min ago
On Monday, the Lakers opened training camp for their summer league squad.
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Full recovery predicted for boy injured in plane crash at Carlsbad beach

LA Times Arts & Culture - 3 hours 58 min ago
A 12-year-old boy injured Saturday when a small plane crashed on a Carlsbad beach suffered a concussion and required surgery but is expected to make a full recovery, doctors said Monday.
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'Female Viagra' a political tightrope for FDA, advisors warn

LA Times Arts & Culture - 3 hours 58 min ago
Science and politics are making uneasy bedfellows as officials at the Food and Drug Administration weigh a proposed drug to enhance female sexual desire, a trio of experts on drug safety warned Monday.
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Not unlike measles, California vaccination debate rages on

LA Times Arts & Culture - 4 hours 7 min ago
To the editor: I commend the Legislature for passing and the governor for signing the bill requiring "children entering school or day care to be vaccinated against measles, mumps, whooping cough and other diseases. ("Law's foes refuse to quit," July 4) Parents will no longer be able to cite religious...
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'Odd Mom Out' sets: Nine Inch Nails meets Wednesday Addams

LA Times Arts & Culture - 4 hours 11 min ago
Traditionally the neighborhood of choice for the well-heeled and well-educated, Manhattan's Upper East Side has included Rockefellers and Roosevelts among its residents, not to mention famous fussbudgets such as Charlotte from "Sex and the City." But it's hard to imagine any of them living in the...
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Stocks slip and dollar gains against the euro as Greek debt crisis unfolds

LA Times Arts & Culture - 4 hours 16 min ago
U.S. stock prices slipped and the dollar edged higher against the euro Monday as investors watched warily to see if Greece's financial crisis worsens.
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Roundup: Timbuktu restored, Great Wall crumbling, Bill Clinton's sax at the Met

LA Times Arts & Culture - 4 hours 19 min ago
A founder of Lowrider magazine passes away. A Delaware museum quietly sells two important works. And the Great Wall of China is slowly disappearing. Plus: art in Havana, defending the White House and Bill Clinton's sax. Here is the Roundup:
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USC freshmen preview: Cornerback Iman Marshall will challenge for time

LA Times Arts & Culture - 4 hours 19 min ago
This month we will preview each USC freshman who will join the team in training camp.
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Roundup: Timbuktu restored, Great Wall crumbling, Bill Clinton's sax at the Met

CultureMonster - 4 hours 19 min ago
A founder of Lowrider magazine passes away. A Delaware museum quietly sells two important works. And the Great Wall of China is slowly disappearing. Plus: art in Havana, defending the White House and Bill Clinton's sax. Here is the Roundup:
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Remembering a wartime hero: Nicholas Winton

LA Times Arts & Culture - 4 hours 20 min ago
To the editor: Sadly, very little attention was shown to the passing of a giant, Nicholas Winton of Britain, age 106. ("Nicholas Winton, 1909-2015," Obituary, July 2)This low-key, unassuming clerk "would almost single-handedly save more than 650 Jewish children from the Holocaust, earning himself...
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Can't we prevent child abuse?

LA Times Arts & Culture - 4 hours 27 min ago
To the editor: The torture and killing of 8-year-old Gabriel Fernandez ("D.A. seeks death penalty in torture case," July 2) at the hands of his mother and her boyfriend was as tragic and horrifying as it was preventable. It is unfathomable that this child endured unspeakable acts of abuse from...
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Russ Tutterow memorial service on July 13

Chicago Arts & Culture - 4 hours 39 min ago
A memorial will be held for Russ Tutterow at 6:30 p.m. July 13 at the Goodman Theatre, with doors opening at 6 p.m. in the Albert space. Tutterow, the former artistic director of Chicago Dramatists, died of cancer on May 4. According to an announcement Monday, the service will be "in tribute to...
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Billy Joel marries Alexis Roderick; Alexa Ray Joel says Pop's 'besotted yet contented'

LA Times Arts & Culture - 4 hours 48 min ago
Billy Joel and Alexis Roderick, who have a baby on the way, got married Saturday night in a ceremony that was a surprise to guests assembled for their annual Fourth of July party. The two exchanged vows at his Long Island estate "in front of their family and close friends," a spokeswoman for the...
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Obama says anti-Islamic State strategy unchanged even as airstrikes increase

LA Times Arts & Culture - 4 hours 52 min ago
President Obama acknowledged Monday that the Islamic State terrorists have been "particularly effective" at recruiting volunteers to fight in Iraq and Syria but pledged to stay on track with his current strategy even though it "will not be quick" in bringing about the group's defeat.
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Sheriff: No sign of missing 6-month-old girl who disappeared from crib

LA Times Arts & Culture - 4 hours 55 min ago
The last time Ember Skye Graham was seen, as far as anyone knows, the 6-month old girl was sleeping in her crib late Wednesday night.
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Why do doctors, of all people, show up for work sick?

LA Times Arts & Culture - 4 hours 57 min ago
Doctors and nurses understand that working while they're sick can put their patients at risk.  
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