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Police respond to report of possible gunman at L.A. Times Building

latimes.com — Police were called to Los Angeles Times late Friday evening after someone made the report of a gunman in the building. Multiple officers responded, and areas of the building were locked down. One woman reported that a co-worker had shown her a bag of bullets and said he was depressed.
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RT @LANow: Police respond to report of possible gunman at L.A. Times Building lat.ms/1jSmnB8
Police respond to report of possible gunman at L.A. Times Building latimes.com/local/lanow/la…
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Man in custody in connection with shooting threat at L.A. Times

latimes.com — A view of the Los Angeles Times building this year from the City Hall observation deck. (Ricardo DeAratanha, Los Angeles Times / ) Police have a man in custody in connection with a threat to start shooting at the Los Angeles Times Building.
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RT @NardineSaad: Man in custody in connection with shooting threat at @LATimes building latimes.com/local/lanow/la…
Man in custody in connection with shooting threat at @LATimes building latimes.com/local/lanow/la…
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USC shooter breaks down in tears after getting 40 years to life

latimes.com — Brandon Spencer is consoled by his attorney and surrounded by sheriff's deputies Friday as he breaks down in a Los Angeles courtroom during his sentencing hearing. (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times / ) A man convicted of attempted murder for opening fire on a rival gang member on the USC campus, injuring four, sobbed uncontrollably in court Friday after he was sentenced to 40 years to life in prison.
RT @hbecerraLATimes: Some gangsters laugh when sentenced; this 1 didn't RT USC shooter breaks down in tears after getting 40 years to life …
RT @LANow: USC shooter breaks down in tears after getting 40 years to life lat.ms/1hUCsb2 pic.twitter.com/iBCyC5GmGw
This is what happens when you're stupid! lat.ms/1jRCO0x He begs for leniency but it's too late. fb.me/10RKbmrN4
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Donnelly faces state campaign-finance investigation

latimes.com — The state's political ethics watchdog has opened an investigation into the finances of a political action committee founded by gubernatorial candidate Tim Donnelly, a state Assemblyman from San Bernardino.
RT @PringleLATimes: PAC's disclosure statements allegedly not filed since 2012: Donnelly faces state campaign-finance investigation http://…
RT @PringleLATimes: PAC's disclosure statements allegedly not filed since 2012: Donnelly faces state campaign-finance investigation http://…
PAC's disclosure statements allegedly not filed since 2012: Donnelly faces state campaign-finance investigation latimes.com/local/politica…
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160 miles of gridlock: Traffic fuels concern for Brazil's World Cup

latimes.com — RIO DE JANEIRO - Highways and bus transit ground to a halt in parts of Brazil early Friday, and flights were delayed as Brazilians launched on their long Easter holiday weekend. Brazil's transportation system has been the subject of heated debate recently.
RT @latimes: Sao Paulo, Brazil, sets a new traffic record with more than 160 miles of gridlock lat.ms/1haUgbS
RT @s_oldham: And you thought we had it bad... RT @latimes Sao Paulo, Brazil, sets new traffic record with 160 miles of gridlock http://t.c…
And you thought we had it bad... RT @latimes Sao Paulo, Brazil, sets new traffic record with 160 miles of gridlock lat.ms/1haUgbS
RT @latimesworld: 160 miles of gridlock: Traffic fuels concern for Brazil's World Cup lat.ms/1jS0GkI
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Mexico earthquake: Video captures early-warning alert before shaking

latimes.com — Mexico City had 71 seconds of warning before shaking from a 7.2 earthquake about 200 miles away rumbled into the capital, thanks to central Mexico's 21-year-old early quake warning system, officials said Friday. It's a system that California still lacks.
Wow. Via @latimes, the Mexican news anchor who *seriously* kept his act together as yesterday's quake hit latimes.com/local/lanow/la…
Mexico earthquake: Video captures early-warning alert before shaking zite.to/1mgHfW1
RT @latimes: Mexico City had 71 seconds of warning before shaking from a 7.2 earthquake today, thanks to a warning system http://t.co/7cmsI…
Mexico earthquake: Video captures early-warning alert before shaking. California doesn't have one. latimes.com/local/lanow/la…
RT @Richie_Duchon: Mexico City had a minute alert before for 7.2 quake. Calif. lacks similar early warning @ronlin @hbecerraLATimes http://…
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Aide to Councilman Parks held in connection with armed robbery

latimes.com — An employee inthe office of Los Angeles City Councilman Bernard C. Parks has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery in San Bernardino County, according to a media report.

Reader photo: A boxer's 'Rocky moment'

latimes.com — Hugo Ramirez took this photo of Otto's "Rocky moment" at a Pasadena high school in February with a Sony A57. "Otto is a boxer so it just felt natural to put a hoodie on him," he said. "Obviously, this photo was not spontaneous however, it wasn't easy to take until some background noise caught his attention."

Feisty Beverly Hills newspaper sold to philanthropist

latimes.com — The Beverly Hills Courier has been sold to Paula Kent Meehan, a former hair-care products executive turned philanthropist. Terms of the deal for the fiesty weekly tabloid were not disclosed. Clifton Smith, the current publisher, announced the long-rumored sale in a front-page story and a note to readers on Friday.
RT @LANow: Feisty newspaper the Beverly Hills Courier is sold to hair-care products executive turned philanthropist: bit.ly/1lfJrNZ
RT @StephenMarble: And no, it's not Aaron Kushner ... Feisty Beverly Hills newspaper sold to philanthropist latimes.com/local/lanow/la… @marthaG…
And no, it's not Aaron Kushner ... Feisty Beverly Hills newspaper sold to philanthropist latimes.com/local/lanow/la… @marthaGroves
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Ducks vs. Stars Game 2: A gutsy day for Ryan Getzlaf

latimes.com — Someday, Ryan Getzlaf will explain to his daughter Willa why he looked like Frankenstein's monster in photos taken the day she was born, his chin and cheek zippered with stitches and a purple bruise blossoming on the left side of his face.

Chelsea's pregnancy a boon to Hillary Clinton's campaign? Ugh.

latimes.com — Chelsea Clinton and her husband Marc Mezvinsky are expecting their first child. "I certainly feel all the better, whether it's a girl or a boy, that she or he will grow up in a world full of so many strong, young female leaders," she said during her Thursday announcement.

Obama administration delays decision on Keystone XL pipeline

latimes.com — WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration has delayed a decision on the controversial Keystone XL pipeline project, perhaps until after November's mid-term election. A further delay in the evaluation of the pipeline, which already has lasted more than five years, is necessary because of a Nebraska state court decision in February that invalidated part of the project's route, the State Department said in a statement.
Now here's a surprise (akin to @nygovcuomo on fracking in NYS): @BarackObama..delays decision on Keystone XL pipeline latimes.com/nation/politic…
Obama administration delays decision on Keystone XL pipeline lat.ms/1gQYLfX
Obama administration delays decision on Keystone XL pipeline latimes.com/nation/politic…

Santa Monica teacher who scuffled with student to be reinstated

latimes.com — A Santa Monica High School teacher was suspended after videos showed a violent confrontation between him and a male student. The teacher's supporters came to his defense, and he has been reinstated. Santa Monica school district officials will reinstate a teacher who was placed on paid administrative leave after video clips showed him locked in a tussle with a student in a classroom.
Santa Monica teacher who scuffled with student to be reinstated latimes.com/local/lanow/la… via @MattStevensLAT
Santa Monica teacher who scuffled with student to be reinstated latimes.com/local/lanow/la…
@MattStevensLAT says Santa Monica wrestling coach Mark Black, suspended for tangling w/ drug-toting student, is back. lat.ms/1eIH5Ee
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'Maleficent': Angelina Jolie on the Disney villain's 'legacy' [video]

latimes.com — "Legacy" featurette for "Maleficent" Two iconic female screen presences will return to the multiplex after an extended absence in "Maleficent," Disney's retelling of "Sleeping Beauty": star Angelina Jolie, and the title character she portrays.
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Universal Studios Japan sets July opening for 'Harry Potter' attraction

latimes.com — Universal Studios Japan unveiled Hogwarts castle -- the focal point of its forthcoming Wizarding World of Harry Potter attraction -- at a press event on Friday. Universal Studios Japan's Wizarding World of Harry Potter attraction will open July 15, the theme park announced Friday at an event attended by Japanese and foreign dignitaries.
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