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The Hong Kong Dim Sum Icon restaurant encourages diners to squeeze their food
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 17:41:03 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
At Dim Sum Icon in Hong Kong diners can squeeze their food to vomit or poo on their plate. Customers poke a hole into the mouth (or the rear) of their dim sum and watch the cream ooze out.


Hot air balloon carrying 16 people catches fire and crashes in TexasA
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 17:34:36 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A blaze is believed to have broken out in the basket section of the hot air balloon mid-flight, before it came down in Lockhart, around 30 miles from Austin (pictured, police at the scene).


Shining bright! Olympic flag bearer's Ralph Lauren designed blazer will light up 'USA' during Rio opening ceremony
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 17:26:53 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The jacket was designed by Polo Ralph Lauren. Ralph Lauren says that when the jacket's pocket switch is turned on, the US Olympic Team logo will also be lit up on the wearer's chest.


Three killed, one injured in mass shooting at house party near Seattle
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 17:24:55 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Up to 20 partygoers were at the event in Mukilteo when a shooter walked in and fired around 20 bullets on Saturday morning. Police have confirmed Allen Ivanov is in custody following the shooting.


Could YOU escape a killer riptide? Experts explain how to 'break the grip of the rip'
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 17:23:42 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The RNLI has issued advice not to swim on any beach without a lifeguard following the tragic deaths ahead of next weekend, which is traditionally the busiest of the year for lifeboat rescues.


Thousands of German protesters prepare for Angela 'Merkel Must Go' demonstration
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 17:20:06 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Thousands gathered to protest in Berlin (pictured) and thousands more across Germany, while a key political ally in the coalition that keeps her in power slammed her immigration policy.


Blow to Nicola Sturgeon as YouGov poll reveals 53% of Scotland wants to remain in UK
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 17:18:47 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Most Scots still want to stay in Britain despite a Brexit vote, a poll reveals. In a blow to First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, 53 per cent of those surveyed want to remain a part of the UK.


Narges Shafeirad admits giving her son a fatal dose of antihistamine and burning his body
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 17:13:44 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Narges Shafeirad, 35, has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder after admitting that she poisoned son Daniel Dana, five, in June 2015 before placing his body in her car and torching it.


Conspiracy theory says this video shows Russian KGB agents examining a mummified ALIEN
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 17:07:13 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
This grainy video might show the Soviets excavating a mummified extraterrestrial in Egypt's Giza plateau. Unfortunately though, it it probably a complete and utter fabrication.


Constance Wu says Matt Damon's 'The Great Wall' perpetuates 'racist myth'
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 17:03:41 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
'Fresh Off The Boat' star Constance Wu has taken to Twitter to express her frustration with Hollywood 'whitewashing' set off by the casting of Matt Damon as the lead in the film 'The Great Wall'.


North Korean despot Kim Jong-Un beams as he tours a fishing tackle factory
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 17:03:24 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Undated photos have been released of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un smiling as he strolls around a newly-built fishing tackle factory in the country's capital, Pyongyang.


Hairdressers reveal biggest beauty mistakes you're making
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 17:01:10 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Australia's top hairdressers have shared their tips on how to avoid hair mistakes you'll probably regret. They include dying your hair at home, cutting your fringe and over-washing hair.


Pope Francis insists church doors must remain OPEN despite ISIS attack
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 16:59:09 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Flags from all over the world, colourful umbrellas and huge banners were seen at Campus Misericordiae in Brzegi, where the pontiff will hold a ceremony tonight.


Belgian terror suspect charged with attempted murder following early morning raid in Liege
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 16:57:56 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The two brothers, named as Nourredine H and his brother Hamza were detained following a raid on a house in Liege last night. Prosecutors charged Nourredine and released Hamza.


Ashleigh Jensen is finally diagnosed with toxic shock syndrome
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 16:57:35 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Ashleigh Jensen, 25, a food and fitness blogger and body sculptor competitor from the Sunshine Coast, became suddenly very ill two years ago but her symptoms left doctors baffled.


Laurie Luhn says Fox News' Roger Ailes 'sexually harassed her for 20 years'
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 16:31:00 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Laurie Luhn (inset), a former event planner for Fox News, said she suffered a nervous breakdown after years of 'psychological torture' at the end of Roger Ailes (pictured).


Father of Sandy Hook victim says new school should not have been built
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 16:16:41 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The father of one of the 20 children killed by gunman Adam Lanza in the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre has said another school should not have been built on the 'murder site'.


TSA officers intercept a record-tying 74 guns in one week
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 16:16:30 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
TSA agents have intercepted approximately 1,755 guns as of July 28 after 74 were found at airports including Dallas/Fort Worth and Atlanta. Last year they found 2,653 firearms.


Thousands of pilgrims travel to Haitian village for voodoo festival
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 15:49:26 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Thousands of Haitians make their way to Plaine-du-Nord for the annual festival, riding for hours in packed buses or on the backs of overloaded motorbikes to celebrate the religion.


Donald Trump calls former aide he's suing for $10m a 'disgruntled former employee'
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 15:46:20 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Donald Trump calls former top aide Sam Nunberg a publicity-seeking, disgruntled ex-employee in new court papers obtained by Daily Mail Online.


Brazilian drug lord serves time in a 'VIP cell' that had a plasma TV
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 15:25:15 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A Brazilian drug lord serving an eight-year prison sentence was seeing out his time behind bars in a 'VIP cell' - complete with a plasma television, a kitchen, three rooms and a DVD library.


Fox News reporter who made sick joke about Michael Brown's mother is firedA
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 15:21:58 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
St Louis reporter for Fox 2 News, Bobby Hughes, has been fired after posting a sick 'lead diet' joke about Michael Brown's mother, Lezley McSpadden and her son's shooting death on Facebook.


Tradesman rush to finish venues for the Rio Olympics DAYS before the Games begin
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 15:15:37 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
They were given seven years to prepare for the Rio Olympics but workers are still seen with tools rushing to get the job finished just five days before the opening ceremony on August 5.


Recep Erdogan cancels 50,000 passports in latest post-coup crackdown in Turkey
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 15:12:44 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Recep Erdogan, pictured last night, claimed western leaders critical of his post-coup purge were no longer his friends, describing their actions as 'shameful in the name of democracy'.


Stars such as Gwyneth Paltrow swear gluten free makes them slimmer
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 15:05:18 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Many of the most popular weight-loss diets, such as Paleo, Atkins and Dukan, are founded on the principle of cutting right back on gluten.


Police name suspect in San Diego cop shootings
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 15:00:42 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Suspect, Jesse Gomez, 52, was arrested in connection with the shooting death of Officer Jonathan DeGuzman (left). His partner Officer Wade Irwin (right) was also injured in the shootout.


Prosecution witness sues federal judge for 'raping her during murder trial'
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:59:41 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Terry Mitchell (pictured), delivered a key testimony in the 1980 case against serial killer Joseph Paul Franklin. She says Richard Warren Roberts, then a prosecutor, raped her several times.


Micah Johnson 'hid stolen womenas panties, pills and grenade' while in AfghanistanA
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:58:11 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A report by Army officials revealed that Dallas cop-killer Micah Johnson kept an unauthorized grenade, stolen women's panties and prescription medication in his room while in Afghanistan in 2014.


FBI: Woman robbed Wyoming bank to return to prison
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:52:50 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Linda Patricia Thompson, 59, robbed a Wyoming bank in order to get herself thrown back in jail. She said she was attacked at a park and was homeless. Feeling safer in prison, she chose to rob the bank.


Texas deputy gets drunk and fires his service weapon at church
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:49:18 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The incident involving Sommervell County Sheriff's Deputy William Cox took place on July 13. He said he shot at the sky and into Shiloh Cumberland Presbyterian Church.


Yellow-bellied glider recovers at Taronga Zoo after flying into a fence
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:47:23 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Gorgeous pictures of a yellow-bellied glider found in her mother's pouch after she crashed into a barbed wire fence on the Central Coast of NSW show the joey is recovering well.


Former Indianapolis basketball coach caught sexting 15-year-old female student
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:46:34 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Kyle Cox, a former Indianapolis high school basketball coach caught in an inappropriate relationship with a student, has been sentenced to 14 years in prison.


Hundreds of amateur sailors celebrate the end of their 11-month race round the globe
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:25:59 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Hundreds of amateur sailors celebrated the completion of the 40,000-nautical-mile ocean race - the world's longest - by finishing under the capital's iconic Tower Bridge.


NFL player Antonio Armstrong and wife shot dead in their Houston home
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 14:25:58 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Former NFL linebackerA Antonio Armstrong and his wife, Dawn, have been shot and killed inside their home in Houston, with their 16-year-old son charged by police.


How Vladimir Putin is waging a propaganda war on the UK and the West
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:52:38 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Vladimir Putin, pictured with his propaganda chief Dmitry Kiselyov, right, is funding a news agency with based in an Edinburgh office block to justify his foreign policy excesses.


Don't go on holiday to Florida if you're pregnant: Official advice after Zika outbreak
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:46:28 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Public Health England has advised pregnant women to scrap non-essential trips to Florida, United States, after the country's first cases of the Zika virus not linked to travel have been discovered.


France sends soldiers and police to Calais amid warnings ISIS will target UK-bound craftA
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:44:02 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The French president Francois Hollande said he would increase armed security at transport hubs and crowded areas, but the move at Calais is said to have shocked British authorities.


Video of skateboarder Andre Golledge speeding down a road at 80km/hour is online hit
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:39:34 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Tempting fate, 16-year-old Andre Golledge jumped on his skateboard and took on one of the steepest roads in Terrigal, Central Coast, NSW in a nailbiting video posted to Facebook on July 23.


Video shows enormous MUD SLIDE is caught on camera in the Swiss AlpsA
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:35:19 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Video footage taken by Pierre Zufferey shows the enormous and rapid mud slide cascading down the Illhorn mountain in Illgraben, Switzerland. Mr Zufferey spent two years trying to capture the slide.


Puppy holds pal in his paws after the doggy duo were rescued in China
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:07:40 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Adorable images of a pair of inseparable stray puppies adopted by Buddhist nuns in China have been melting hearts on social media.


Hillary Clinton campaign also hacked in attacks on Democrats
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 13:03:44 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The computer network used by Hillary Clinton's campaign was hacked, sources have revealed. Vice-chair Huma Abedin, who is married to Anthony Weiner, could have been hit.


Norseman in Western Australia hit by 50 earthquakes in two months
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 12:59:11 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A remote gold-mining in West Australia has been rocked by 50 earthquakes in less than two months. At its worst the town of Norseman was hammered by 18 tremors in just two days.


Bicycle messengers who were part of two million child laborers in early 20th century
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 12:55:21 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Lewis Hine (1874-1940) worked as an investigative photographer for the National Child Labor Committee. Between 1908 and 1924 his role was to document the conditions of children in the U.S.


Human ancestors outlived their Neanderthal rivals because they stitched fur-lined coats
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 12:42:41 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A study has found homo sapiens may have survived the Ice Age - while Neanderthals died out - because they created closely-fitting garments lined with thick animal furs to keep out the cold.


Donald Trump mocks Bill Clinton as video shows him 'SLEEPING' during Hillary's speech
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 12:35:46 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
VP hopeful Tim Kaine is shown in the VIP box at Philadelphia's Wells Fargo Center nodding confidently at Hillary Clinton's speech. But Bill Clinton seems to be nodding off.


Bernie Ecclestone appears relaxed at the final practice of the German Grand Prix
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 12:34:53 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
It was business as usual for Bernie Ecclestone at the German Grand Prix today - despite his mother-in-law being held by kidnappers in Brazil.


At least four dead after medical transport plane carrying four crashes in California
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 12:31:46 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Authorities found the wreckage of a small, Oakland, California-bound medical transport plane with four people on board on Friday morning and confirmed all those on board had died.


Video US Airmen dropping a convoy of eight military CARS from plane at 5000 feetA
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 12:30:57 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Footage shows the plane taking off from Joint Base Charleston on May 26 before dropping the convoy of eight military Humvees as part of a simulated military exercise.


Facebook's COO Sheryl Sandberg is writing a book about husband Dave Goldberg's death
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 11:58:49 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Facebook's COO (pictured) is partnering with Wharton professor Adam Grant for the new new book, called Option B. Sandberg's husband died suddenly in May 2015 of a heart condition.


Sarah Palin hits back at Nancy Pelosi's claims about Donald Trump's economic interests
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 10:20:54 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Many white, non college-educated men support Trump because of their opinions on social issues, Pelosi said earlier this week while at the Democratic convention in Philadelphia (pictured).


Donald Trump says he wishes Ivanka and Chelsea were not friends
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 10:17:30 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Donald Trump said on Friday that while his daughter Ivanka is friends with rival Hillary Clinton's daughter, Chelsea, he wishes the pair did not like each other 'because it would be a lot easier.'


Top myths about conception and the unexpected ways women can become pregnant
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 10:05:19 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Around half of all pregnancies in Australia each year are unplanned, partly due to people not realising all the unusual ways you can fall pregnant.


Checklist shows symptoms of Alzheimer's before memory loss
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 10:03:04 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The new checklist was introduced at the Alzheimeras Association International Conference in Toronto as a possible tool to test for early warning signs of neurodegeneration.


Syrians cower indoors too afraid to use 'humanitarian corridors' to flee eastern Aleppo
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 09:46:34 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
As many as 250,000 people are trapped in their homes and facing starvation in eastern Aleppo after so-called 'humanitarian passages' out of the city were branded 'death corridors'.


Heart-wrenching documentary captures brutal daily struggle of former NFL legend Steve Gleason as ALS freezes up his bodyA
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 07:24:55 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Steve Gleason, the celebrated New Orleans Saints player, was diagnosed with ALS in 2011 aged 34. In an unflinching documentary, he has captured every moment of the disease.


2016 Rio Summer Olympics: Keep track of all the Rio Olympics news
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 09:30:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes
2016 Rio Summer Olympics: Keep track of all the Rio Olympics news July 30, 2016, 9:30 a.m. Full coverage of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. 8:13 A.M. Reporting From Rio De JAneiro Olympic leaders meet on site in Rio de Janeiro David Wharton Olympic leaders meet on site in Rio de Janeiro A woman...

Olympic leaders meet on site in Rio de Janeiro
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 09:29:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes
2016 Rio Summer Olympics: Keep track of all the Rio Olympics news July 30, 2016, 9:30 a.m. Full coverage of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. 8:13 A.M. Reporting From Rio De JAneiro Olympic leaders meet on site in Rio de Janeiro David Wharton Olympic leaders meet on site in Rio de Janeiro A woman...


Officials believe no survivors in Texas balloon crash
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 09:10:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Authorities say it is likely there are no survivors after aA hot-airA balloonA carryingA at leastA 16A peopleA caught on fire andA crashedA in centralA Texas.

The Caldwell County Sheriff's Office said in a statement Saturday that investigators are determining the number of victims and their identities.

Lynn...



Westbound 210 Freeway in Pasadena closed this weekend for repairs
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 08:55:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Motorists driving through Pasadena this weekend are reminded that all lanes of the westbound 210 Freeway are closed for repairs.

A two-mile stretch of the westbound freeway, from Lake to Mountain avenues, was closed at 10 p.m. Friday and will remain closed until 5 a.m. Monday, Caltrans officials...



Essential Arts & Culture: DNC set design, L.A.'s public art biennial, a ballet star in 'A Chorus Line'
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 08:55:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Summer is supposed to be a sleepy time for the arts. Not in 2016! The week has produced intriguing stories onA everything from convention architecture toA a notable woman conductor to L.A.as new public art biennial. Iam Carolina A. Miranda, staff writer at the Los Angeles Times, with a look at the...



It's Day 2 of Hillary Clinton's bus tour through the Rust Belt
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 08:06:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes
It's Day 2 of Hillary Clinton's bus tour through the Rust Belt July 30, 2016, 8:06 a.m. Hillary Clinton continues her bus tour through Pennsylvania and Ohio. Donald Trump is still dwelling on past controversies A computer service used by the Clinton campaign is hacked, campaign saysTV viewership...

Mike Pence is the anti-Trump on the trail, just the way the campaign wants it
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 08:06:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes
It's Day 2 of Hillary Clinton's bus tour through the Rust Belt July 30, 2016, 8:06 a.m. Hillary Clinton continues her bus tour through Pennsylvania and Ohio. Donald Trump is still dwelling on past controversies A computer service used by the Clinton campaign is hacked, campaign saysTV viewership...


Ex-teacher gets two years in prison for having sex with student
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 08:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

A former Crawford High School teacher accused of having sex with a male student was sentenced Friday to two years in prison.

Toni Nicole Sutton, 38, pleaded guilty last month to sex crime charges aA including two counts of unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor.

The former Spanish teacher, who...



New releases: Find true love with sci-fi comedy 'The Lobster'
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 08:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

New on Blu-ray

aThe Lobstera (Lionsgate DVD $19.98; Blu-ray, $24.99)

Itas difficult even to describe Yorgos LanthimosaA aThe Lobster,a a dry science-fiction comedy thatas a true originala even if at times it seems more willfully bizarre than coherent. Set in a society where all adult citizens are...



What does Disney want to do with photos of your feet?
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 07:25:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Walt Disney Co. may be developing an interest in your feet.

Disney has applied for a patent onA a machine that can take images of theme park guestsa shoesA to gather data and help customize visits.

The patent is described as aA asystem and method using foot recognition to create a customized guest...



Hotel chain lets you set your own check-in and checkout times
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 07:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Hotels are trying to make the check-in and checkout process as easy as possible.

TheA Starwood hotel chain hasA expanded the use of technology that lets guests use their smartphones to open their hotel doors, rolling it outA to 130 hotels and resorts in 30 countries from the chainas initial 10-hotel...



FBI expanding its hacking probe into a network used by Clinton campaign and other Democratic groups
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 06:18:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes
It's Day 2 of Hillary Clinton's bus tour through the Rust Belt July 30, 2016, 8:06 a.m. Hillary Clinton continues her bus tour through Pennsylvania and Ohio. Donald Trump is still dwelling on past controversies A computer service used by the Clinton campaign is hacked, campaign saysTV viewership...


What to buy (and skip) in August
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 06:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

The start of a new month is signaled by more than simply turning a page on the calendar. In the retail world, it marks the beginning of new price cuts on a fresh set of products.

Before you hit the stores or Web for some end-of-summer shopping, hereas your go-to guide for what toA buyA (and skip)...



Tennis legend Pete Sampras puts his Brentwood home in play for $8.9 million
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 06:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Tennis legend Pete Sampras and his wife, actress-singer Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, have served up their home in Brentwood, listing the scenic estate for sale at $8.9 million.

The couple bought the gated home new in 2009 for $5.9 million and renovated and expanded the home, customizing the interiors...



Home of the Week: Bridging generations in Studio City
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 06:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Found in Footbridge Square, a charmingA pocket of Studio City known for its pedestrian bridgeA that crosses the L.A. River, this two-story was taken down to the studs and rebuilt for the modern family.

Ipe wood siding and a pivoting glass door lend a contemporary sheen to the exterior, which pays...



New political and legal battle is shaping up for California bullet train
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 06:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

A seemingly obscure, two-sentence piece of state legislation isA demonstrating the still unsettled political and legalA foundations of California's troubledA bullet train project.

Supporters of the legislationA say they simply want to aclarifya highly technicalA wording of taxpayer protections written...



A hillside home is taken down to the studs and reimagined to embrace Los Angeles
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 06:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

When Scott and Kendall WatsonA found a four-bedroom house for sale in the Hollywood Hills, it wasnat exactly love at first sight.

But there was no denying the 1992 homeas hillside location offered breathtaking views that were hard to resist.A

aWe loved that it had unobstructed views of downtown...



Squeezed garment factories use check cashing services to mask true wages, workers say
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 06:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

After a week of 10-hour days folding and packaging clothing, Jesus Francisco Moreno walked out of the factoryA in downtown Los Angeles on a recent Monday afternoon to collect hisA $450 in wages. Holding a personal check, with no required deductions, he went to a white, unmarked van parked nearby....



Kathy Griffin makes an A-list upgrade in Bel-Air, and other top sales
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 06:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Beverly Hills, as it has for years, served as the backdrop for L.A.as biggest real estate sales through the early part of July. Among the priciest transactions were four sales of $9.5 million or more in the 90210 a and a big splash in Bel-Air by one self-proclaimed D-list star.

Hereas a look at...



Essential California: Attack on San Diego police
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 05:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Good morning. It is Saturday, July 30. Hereas what you donat want to miss this weekend:

TOP STORIES

Officer killed: A San Diego police officer was killed and his partner seriously injured after they stopped a person in the Southcrest area about 11 p.m. Thursday. Officers Jonathan aJ.D.a DeGuzman,...



Why guaranteeing access to abortion is important for men and women
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 05:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

To the editor: Kristen Day and Charles Camosy attempt to mock the Democratic Party platformas abortion plank, which they say includes aprovisions that make access to abortion crucial to the well-being of every single person on the planet.a (aHow the Democratic platform betrays millions of the party...



It's unacceptable to delay the Exide cleanup when public health is at stake
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 05:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Earlier this month, state officials revealed that they hadA found nearly 250 spots on 203 propertiesA near the former Exide battery recycling plant where levels of brain-damaging lead were more than 10 times higher than Californiaas health standard and at concentrations that were highA enough to be...



West Hollywood's Studio One was a haven for gays - but only if they were white and male
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 05:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

To the editor: Ann Friedman woefully misrepresented Studio One, the location of which in West Hollywood may be demolished. (aShould we preserve ugly but important buildings a like the former Studio One in West Hollywood?a Opinion, July 27)

For most gay men living outside West Hollywood, it represented...



Fox News needs to stop presenting its female journalists as 'eye candy'
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 05:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

To the editor: Appearance matters. When there is significant disparity in dress between males and females, it sends strong signals about their roles on camera: Men are aall businessa and women are aeye candy.a (aFox News may have just opened itself up to more lawsuits with Roger Ailesa resignation...



A picture of Bill when Hillary Clinton won the nomination? Readers detect sexism
Date: Sat, 30 Jul 2016 05:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Like other newspapers, The Times illustrated its main story Wednesday on Hillary Clintonas historic nomination for president with a photo a of her husband.

Of course, Bill Clinton is no ordinary spouse of a candidate (and neither was Hillary Clinton when her husband was president). Still, many...




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