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Actress Kirsten Dunst receives star on Walk of Fame

HOLLYWOOD — A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame was unveiled Aug. 29 honoring Emmy- and Golden Globe-nominated actress Kirsten Dunst. The ceremony came four days after the premiere of the Showtime dark comedy “On Becoming a God in Central Florida,” in which Dunst stars as a minimum-wage water park employee who lies, schemes Read More…

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Architects unveil new vision for La Brea Tar Pits

LOS ANGELES — Razing, redesigning or overhauling the La Brea Tar Pits were the three ideas being pitched Aug. 27 by separate architecture firms and each has an idea for what to do with the icon mammoth in the property’s Lake Pit. A plan by New York-based Weiss/Manfredi calls for preserving most of the park’s Read More…

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City to increase outreach, services for homeless

LOS ANGELES — More outreach personnel will soon be deployed and additional services will be offered in an effort to assist the city’s homeless population, Mayor Eric Garcetti said Aug. 26. The increases are coming to CARE and CARE-plus teams that conduct cleanups and offer services to link homeless people with temporary shelter and eventually Read More…