Miranda Lambert, stunned on-lookers during her CMA Music Festival performanc

06/09/2013 7:17 am0 comments
Miranda Lambert, stunned on-lookers during her CMA Music Festival performanc

Country icon, Miranda Lambert, stunned on-lookers during her CMA Music Festival performance in a pair of knee-high, embellished boots by Luichiny Shoes.  The country cutie paired her awe-inspiring boots with black leather pants and a sequin emblazoned bustier.  Miranda looked exceptionally beautiful on-stage during the first day of the highly-anticipated [...]

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Six killed in Santa Monica shooting spree

06/07/2013 11:45 pm0 comments
Santa Monica College students communicate with their cell phones while on lockdown Friday after a campus shooting.

SANTA MONICA — Six people were killed Friday in a rolling wave of violence that began with a shooting and fire in a Santa Monica neighborhood, then continued with a gunman firing randomly at people and vehicles on Pico Boulevard and then on the campus of Santa Monica College, where [...]

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‘Night Stalker’ Richard Ramirez dies

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Convicted Night Stalker Richard Ramirez died of natural causes Friday.

“Night Stalker” Richard Ramirez — who spent more than 23 years on death row for murdering 13 people during a 14-month crime spree that terrorized the Southland in the mid-1980s — died early Friday, state prison officials said. Ramirez, 53, died of natural causes at Marin General Hospital, according to [...]

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Edison to permanently close San Onofre plant

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Edison announced Friday it would permanently close its San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station.

ROSEMEAD — Southern California Edison’s parent company announced Friday it is shutting down the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station in northern San Diego County near the Orange County line, the latest chapter of a saga that began with a small leak of radioactive steam. Ted Craver, the chairman and CEO [...]

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Hey Bulldog! Santa Monica Boulevard gone to the dogs.

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Andrew Campbell, cultural affairs administrator for the city of West Hollywood admires one of six bulldog sculptures by Belgium artist William Sweetlove as they are being installed on Santa Monica Boulevard Wednesday. The sculptures will remain through August.

Independent Staff Report The city of West Hollywood, through its Arts and Cultural Affairs Commission, is presenting “Sweetlove in Weho,” an art on the outside project along Santa Monica Boulevard through the month of August. Belgium artist William Sweetlove has created six colorful sculptures he calls “Cloned Bulldogs with Water [...]

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Grammy-nominated pop icon Adam Ant announces Prima Donna as the direct support artist for his upcoming 40+-city North American tour

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Grammy-nominated pop icon Adam Ant announces Prima Donna as the direct support artist for his upcoming 40+-city North American tour

After soldout USA and UK shows in 2012/2013, Grammy-nominated pop icon Adam Ant announces Prima Donna as the direct support artist for his upcoming 40+-city North American tour, his largest North American tour in 18 years.  The tour starts on July 17 and continues through September 20.  “Adam Ant is [...]

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