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Trump immigration order sparks airport protests

LOS ANGELES — A small band of protesters returned to Los Angeles International Airport Jan. 30 to continue protesting President Donald Trump’s immigration order barring visitors from seven predominantly Muslim countries, but the demonstration was a mere shadow of weekend rallies that delayed flights and snarled traffic. Members of United Service Workers West, SEIU-USWW, gathered…

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2016 set records for visitors, cargo and LAX traffic

UNIVERSAL CITY — Los Angeles set records in 2016 for visitors, travelers passing through Los Angeles International Airport and cargo moving through the Port of Los Angeles, city and tourism officials announced Jan. 11, but at least one City Council member warned that all the tourism could cause trouble for some neighborhoods. “This is L.A.’s…

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