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British designer Lee Broom unveils new collection at A+R

latimes.com — Only 37, British designer Lee Broom has achieved rock star status in a short amount of time following his work for legendary fashion designers such as Vivenne Westwood and Christian Louboutin. Broom has also won awards for his own furniture and lighting collections, including the popular handcrafted Crystal Bulb LED lighting medley.
Oct 01, 2014

Meet @LeeBroom and see his new designs @aplusrdesign on La Brea this Thursday: lat.ms/1vyGIC1 #design pic.twitter.com/sxayE13Kvf

Justin Bieber reportedly punches paparazzo in Paris kerfuffle

latimes.com — Justin Bieber had another run-in with photographers in Paris and appeared to punch one of the shutterbugs while making his way through a crowd. The 20-year-old pop star and his entourage reportedly arrived at a hotel around 11 p.m. local time on Wednesday only to be greeted by a swarm of fans and paparazzi as Bieber & Co.
Oct 01, 2014

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Oct 01, 2014

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Man behind Portland Christmas bomb plot sentenced to 30 years

latimes.com — A Somali American who plotted to set off a powerful truck bomb during an annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony in downtown Portland, Ore., was sentenced Wednesday to 30 years in federal prison followed by a lifetime of government supervision.
Oct 01, 2014

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Sabrina Allen, Texas girl kidnapped 12 years ago, found in Mexico

latimes.com — Sabrina Allen, a Texas girl who was allegedly kidnapped by her mother more than a decade ago, was found safe in Mexico on Tuesday, ending a 12-year manhunt that was marked by several near misses, authorities said on Wednesday.
Oct 01, 2014

RT @latimes: Sabrina Allen, a Texas girl allegedly kidnapped by her mother more than a decade ago, has been found safe in Mexico lat.ms/1oAQo97

Oct 01, 2014

RT @latimes: Sabrina Allen, a Texas girl allegedly kidnapped by her mother more than a decade ago, has been found safe in Mexico lat.ms/1oAQo97