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LA Council Approves Streets Signs Honoring Fallen LAPD Officers

05/07/2014 4:50 pm0 comments
Mayor Eric Garcetti will 
 Chief Charlie Beck to honor 207 LAPD officers who have
died in the line of duty

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By ELIZABETH HSING-HUEI CHOU City News Service LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Los Angeles City Council today approved the installation of street signs memorializing the more than 200 LAPD officers who have died in the line of duty. The council voted 14-0 to create and place the signs at the [...]

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Wesson calls for an independent review of Sterling’s employee treatment

04/28/2014 12:38 pm0 comments
Los Angeles Council President Herb Wesson

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LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Saying the public’s trust in the NBA has been eroded by racist remarks allegedly voiced by Clippers owner Donald Sterling, the president of the Los Angeles City Council called today for an independent review of Sterling’s treatment of his employees. Council President Herb Wesson urged NBA [...]

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Mandela remembered by Southland

12/06/2013 2:14 pm0 comments
Mandela art in Hollywood

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LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Southland elected officials mourned the death today of former South African President Nelson Mandela, but hailed him as global icon in the fight against oppression and inequality. “President Mandela’s struggle and sacrifice taught us that injustice and oppression must be extinguished no matter where it may [...]

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