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Redondo Beach halts mixed-use developments after residents raise concerns about traffic

September 21, 2017 |

The Redondo Beach City Council has placed a nearly one-year moratorium on mixed-use development, a move that comes amid a statewide housing shortage driving up rents and home prices.

The 10½-month ban, which passed unanimously Tuesday evening, puts a brake on projects that combine retail and office…


L.A. Times – Business

Grown Man Wouldn’t Shut Up About Liking ‘Boobs’ on CNN

September 17, 2017 |

Fox Sports Radio host Clay Travis, ostensibly appearing on CNN Friday afternoon to discuss the White House calling for the firing of ESPN’s Jemele Hill , instead informed a perplexed Brooke Baldwin that he only believes in two things: “the First Amendment and boobs,” Mediaite reports. The understandably confused CNN host…
Newser

Ads About to Get Much Shorter During NFL Games on Fox

September 15, 2017 |

Having already killed everything from golf to Applebee’s , it looks like millennials have their sights set on the 30-second ad spot. AdvertisingAge reports Visa ran two six-second ads during an NFL game on Fox last Sunday. And T-Mobile will follow suit during this Sunday’s Dallas Cowboys game on Fox, according…
Newser

TMZ

Darrell Hammond Says Steve Bannon Never Called Him About ‘SNL’ Portrayal

September 15, 2017 |

Steve Bannon never reached out to ‘SNL’ announcer and former cast member Darrell Hammond about how the show would portray him, at least not according to Hammond. There was a rumor going around that Bannon had contacted Hammond while he was still…

TMZ.com

Mnuchin: Jet Request Was All About National Security

September 15, 2017 |

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday his request for use of a government plane for his European honeymoon last month was about national security and not his own personal convenience. Mnuchin said as a member of the president’s National Security Council, he needed a secure communication link with Washington and…
Newser

CNN

Don’t forget about us: Irma’s desperate Caribbean survivors

September 12, 2017 |

Hurricane Irma was a Category Five storm when it crashed through the Caribbean, leaving at least 36 people dead in its wake.
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TMZ

UFC’s Ray Borg Bragged About Health 1 Day Before Bailing On UFC 215

September 8, 2017 |

UFC contender Ray Borg told TMZ Sports he felt “fantastic” — and was in the best shape of his life — just 24 hours before backing out of his UFC 215 fight against Demetrious Johnson.  Borg pulled out of Saturday’s main event on Thursday…

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Disneyland fans gripe about Shanghai Disney’s free digital Fastpass, which costs $10 in Anaheim

September 8, 2017 |

Visitors to the Shanghai Disney Resort in China will soon get to use a smartphone app to reserve a time to visit their favorite attraction without waiting in a long line — at no additional cost.

But some Disney fans are irked because the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim launched a similar app in July…


L.A. Times – Business

Trump to Dreamers: ‘Nothing to Worry About’

September 7, 2017 |

The goodwill between President Trump and Nancy Pelosi appears to be carrying over into Thursday: The House minority leader asked the president to tweet an assurance to Dreamers that they don’t face immediate deportation, and Trump did just that, reports the Hill . “For all of those (DACA) that are concerned…
Newser

NFL Player Goes Public About Police Encounter

September 6, 2017 |

An NFL player is considering a civil rights lawsuit after he says Las Vegas police officers handcuffed him at gunpoint, threatened him, and used excessive force “for doing nothing more than simply being a black man in the wrong place at the wrong time.” ESPN reports Michael Bennett of the…
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