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Oakland City Council's $12.25 minimum wage proposal shot down
The July 29 Oakland City Council measure to raise the minimum wage to $12.25 failed, leaving it up to the voters to pass a $12.25 minimum wage increase proposal in November! Oakland City Council's $12.25 minimum wage proposal shot down Some nonprofit organizations speak out against the minimum wage proposal By Lynda Carson - July 30, 2014 Oakland - ... (more)
Mon Jul 28, 2014
De La Hoya: StubHub Was First Choice For Porter-Brook
The August 16 tripleheader offered by Showtime comes with added pressure for all participants involved - living up to the standards of the hosting venue.
Quebec student Camille Leblanc-Bazinet crowned 'Fittest Woman on...
The world's newest "Fittest Woman on Earth" is a 25-year-old chemical engineering student from Richelieu, Que.
Duarte proves he's in tip-top shape
Allen Duarte has always demanded a lot from his athletes, so the Reebok CrossFit Games were right up his alley to test himself.
Reebok unveils bacon line to lure Paleo and CrossFit fans
Reebok, a maker of athletic shoes and accessories, launched a self-branded bacon line to woo Paleo diet and CrossFit fans, Pork magazine reported Monday.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Los Angeles Times
California soldier killed in Afghanistan
Williams and another soldier, Staff Sgt. Benjamin Prange, 30, of Hickman, Neb., were killed when their vehicle struck a roadside bomb, the Defense Department said.
City of Carson secures $1.26-M in grant funds to develop bicycle and pedestrian paths
The City of Carson recently secured $1,259,000 in funding through a competitive grant process from Metro to develop a bicycle/pedestrian path along the Dominguez Channel between Main Street and Avalon Boulevard.
NBC Los Angeles
2 Dead, 2 Injured After Car Crashes Into Parked Big Rig
Two people were dead and two others were injured after a car crashed into a parked semi-truck in Carson on Saturday, July 26, 2014.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Daily Breeze
Los Angeles County officials issue West Nile virus warning in Carson
Carson officials cautioned residents to use insect repellent and to dump standing water to avoid bites from mosquitos because one of the insects in Carson recently tested positive for West Nile virus .
Southern California Boxing Scene News and Notes
Boxing returns to the Coachella Valley of Southern California as Golden Boy Promotions presents a main event between two junior welterweights.
Graduate student found dead in City Park Apartments
A 24-year-old graduate student was found dead Thursday morning on the 4th floor of City Park Apartments on West 30th and Vermont Street.
Singer Iggy Azalea bringing her opinions on fashion to MTV
This May 10, 2014 file photo shows Iggy Azalea performing on stage at 102.7 KIIS FM's Wango Tango at the StubHub Center, in Carson, Calif.
Kill Cliff(R) Announces Arrival of New Protein Bar
Further strengthening its leadership position in the premium sports nutrition space, Kill Cliff announces the upcoming launch of KC Bar, a new line of protein bars to complement the company's flagship recovery drink portfolio.
1 Fatally Stabbed, 2 Wounded In Carson
The incident happened just before 9:30 p.m. Wednesday in Carson, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said.
Los Angeles Times
Judges rule against letting public see LAUSD teachers' performance
L.A.Unified Supt. John Deasy contended that releasing names would lead to resentment and jealousy among teachers, spur "unhealthy" comparisons among staff, cause some instructors to leave the nation's second-largest school system, and interfere with teacher recruitment.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Patrick Hyland Wins Return: Martin Stops Manswell
At that time, he was promoted by Snooki Promotions and had to wait out until the contract ended before signing a promotional contract with Lou DiBella.
What NOT To Wear to a CrossFit Class
As you flick through the channels this weekend, you might stumble upon some strong men and women pushing, pulling, and lifting seriously heavy weights.
Not so 'Fluffy' Gabriel Iglesias talks new movie, weight loss and living in Long Beach
JUNE 26: Host Gabriel Iglesias performs on stage at 'Comedy Central's Stars Under the Stars' at Central Park SummerStage on June 26, 2013 in New York City.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Brook: Winning IBF Title - Khan Fight Will 100% Happen
Kell Brook is hoping that a victory over IBF welterweight champion Shawn Porter will bring him the prize that he wants most - a domestic super-fight with Amir Khan .
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Kendrick Lamar Interview
On the dull gray door to Studio 2 of the L.A. soundlab where Top Dawg Entertainment makes the magic happen, two warnings are posted.