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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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Trader Joe’s shooting victim’s family angry with LAPD

Independent Wire Report LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles police have released additional video footage and audio recordings from the July 21 chase and gun battle that ended with the fatal shooting of a Silver Lake Trader Joe’s assistant manager by pursuing officers. But the family of the assistant manager — 27-year-old Melyda Corado — blasted Read More…