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ICE Raids Begin In 9 U.S. Cities

(CNN) - Immigration and Customs Enforcement have begun conducting raids cities across the country. The operation is taking place in nine cities including Atlanta, Denver, Los Angeles and New York. Officials say the focus will be on undocumented immigrants…

Study: L.A. has World's Worst Traffic Congestion

(CNN) - Los Angeles has the world's worst traffic congestion; again. According to the 2017 traffic scorecard by Inrix, a leader in transportation analytics and connected car services; out of over 1,300 cities in 38 countries, Los Angeles claims the…

California Legalizes Recreational Marijuana

Los Angeles, CA (KMEX) - Monday marks the first day of legal marijuana sales in California for recreational users. Voters decided to legalize pot for adults 21 and over back in 2016. But until now, recreational users had no way…

Chipotle Stocks Tumble After Sickness Report

(CNN) - Chipotle stock tumbled after reports of sick workers and customers at one of its restaurants in Los Angeles earlier this week. The stock fell nearly 5% Wednesday, then fell another two percent early Thursday. A Chipotle spokesman said…

Massive Southern California wildfire now halfway contained

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Firefighters took advantage of calm winds in Southern California to reach 50 percent containment of a massive wildfire, officials said. "We've had a very productive day," said Deputy Chief Mark Brown of the California Department of…

Lakers to Retire Kobe Bryant's 2 Jersey Numbers

(CNN) - The Los Angeles Lakers will retire both of NBA star Kobe Bryant's jerseys Monday as the Lakers host the Golden State warriors at the Staples Center. At a special half-time ceremony; Bryant's number 24 jersey and his original…

Brother of Vegas shooter suspected of child porn possession

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A brother of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock was arrested in Los Angeles on suspicion of possessing child pornography, authorities said Wednesday. Bruce Paddock, 59, was arrested on a 20-count felony complaint, a police statement said.…

Arrest made in shooting of rapper 'Young Dolph'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man was arrested Wednesday after rapper Young Dolph was shot and critically wounded outside a landmark Hollywood hotel and detectives are investigating whether he was targeted as part of a hip-hop rivalry. The 32-year-old rapper…