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2018 YEAR IN REVIEW: Homeless crisis and legal pot are top 2018 stories

Elected officials had a busy year in 2018, trying to solve the homeless crisis, dealing with the legalization of the recreational use of marijuana and for many of them, running for re-election. Those were three of the top news stories over the past 12 months as reported by The Independent. Here is our annual look Read More…

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TV show creator Ryan Murphy joins Walk of Fame

HOLLYWOOD — A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame was unveiled Dec. 4 honoring Ryan Murphy, the six-time Emmy winning creator of such television series as “Glee,” “American Horror Story” and “Nip/Tuck.” “I look at this star as the halfway point in my career,” Murphy said in the late-morning ceremony in front of the Read More…

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Carrie Underwood receives star on Walk of Fame

HOLLYWOOD — Seven-time Grammy-winning country singer Carrie Underwood received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Sept. 20, six days after the release of her latest album “Cry Pretty.” “How is this my life?” Underwood asked through tears as she spoke at the ceremony in front of the Capitol Records building on Vine StreetUnderwood Read More…