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Wu Yingbing beat Denis Shapovalov 6-3, 6-1 in the US Open third round

Wu Yingbing beat Denis Shapovalov 6-3, 6-1 in the US Open third round

Wu Yibing becomes first Chinese man to reach the US Open third round since 1881Wu Yibing and co-commentator…

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How High Can You Get With “Smile” Cannabis Beverages?

How High Can You Get With “Smile” Cannabis Beverages?

Blowing smoke? Lawsuit accuses popular cannabis brand of overstating THC content in its jointsCannabis-infused beverages have been a…

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Iga Swiatek beat Jule Niemeier in the first round of the U.S. Open

Iga Swiatek beat Jule Niemeier in the first round of the U.S. Open

World No. 1 Iga Swiatek comes from behind to defeat Jule Niemeier, advancing to US Open quarterfinalsLAS VEGAS…

06/09/20212 min read
Rick Caruso to face incumbent Mayor Frank McDonald in mayoral runoff election

Rick Caruso to face incumbent Mayor Frank McDonald in mayoral runoff election

Why I am voting for Rick Caruso for mayor. Voters explain their choice at a debate.(Posted Fri. Nov.…

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The Cost of Heat in SoCal

The Cost of Heat in SoCal

A $50,000 electric bill? The cost of cooling L.A.’s biggest houses in a heat wave that stretched far…

11/27/20212 min read
Los Angeles is the most energy inefficient city in the nation

Los Angeles is the most energy inefficient city in the nation

Even during record heat, surprisingly few people go to L.A. cooling centers. Why? The city needs to stay…

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The verdict in the case of Antonio Villaraigosa

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ByPhilip01/23/20232 min read

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ByPhilip01/15/2023

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ByPhilip01/04/2023

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ByPhilip12/31/2022

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