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Jay Leno is expected to spend Thanksgiving at home with his family
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Jay Leno is expected to spend Thanksgiving at home with his family

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Andrew

After severe burns, Jay Leno leaves the hospital for a 'wonderful' Thanksgiving at home Jay Leno visited the ER at New York-Presbyterian's Harlem Hospital on Friday and was scheduled to leave for Thanksgiving with...

Qatar signs deal to export liquefied natural gas to China
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Qatar signs deal to export liquefied natural gas to China

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Andrew

Qatar signs deal to supply gas to China for 27 years Qatar signed a deal to supply liquefied natural gas to China, the world’s largest energy consumer and biggest energy importer, that will let...

State Bar of Georgia Should Pay $60 Million Settlement To Clients whose Complaints Were Dismissed
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State Bar of Georgia Should Pay $60 Million Settlement To Clients whose Complaints Were Dismissed

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Andrew

Tom Girardi faced more than 150 complaints before State Bar took action, records show State Bar Admits Neglect Of Client Files By Jennifer Pritzker By Jennifer Pritzker, State Bar of Georgia and John S....

The CIA Targeted JFK Movie
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The CIA Targeted JFK Movie

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Andrew

Abcarian: And you thought the movie 'L.A. Confidential' was fiction. The point? I want to make sure this movie doesn't get pigeonholed as "the film about the CIA plot to kill JFK" and go...

Eugene Kelly, the Top Offenders of U.S. Rail Cars in California, Will Be Free on Pardon
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Eugene Kelly, the Top Offenders of U.S. Rail Cars in California, Will Be Free on Pardon

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Andrew

Fencing rings that netted $18 million in L.A. railroad thefts are taken down, authorities say — but they don't think the case will do much to slow other rail thefts. Authorities were hoping to...

De León’s endorsements could be crucial for the City Council
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De León’s endorsements could be crucial for the City Council

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Andrew

Column: Is L.A. Councilmember Kevin de León a political dead man walking? L.A. City Councilmember Kevin de León (D-Bell Gardens) is not running for governor, but that doesn’t mean he doesn’t have a political...

The Times: New districts for Los Angeles County
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The Times: New districts for Los Angeles County

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Andrew

Op-Ed: Fair and independent redistricting? Los Angeles County does it already! May 25, 2001 This Week at the Library Editor's note: The following editorial represents the opinion of The Times' editorial boards. Los Angeles...

The Disillusionment With Party Elites
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The Disillusionment With Party Elites

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Andrew

Fears Over Fate of Democracy Leave Many Voters Frustrated and Resigned A new survey from the Pew Research Center has revealed that many of those who participated in the 2011 elections were disappointed with...

The Desert: The World’s Largest Landmass
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The Desert: The World’s Largest Landmass

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Andrew

The Desert Changed My Life. It Can Change Yours, Too. Our desert is our natural landscape, which includes more than just the desert that lies before us and our cities, towns, and homes. It...

Why I enrolled in Stanford’s history of science department
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Why I enrolled in Stanford’s history of science department

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Andrew

Letters to the Editor: What Stanford's anti-Jewish bias looked like on campus in the 1950s Stanford University’s decision to award the Nobel Prize in medicine to the Israeli physician who helped treat babies born...