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8 Russian Athletes Test Positive for Doping in London Olympics Retests
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 15:46:33 +0000
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The athletes came from three different sports


U.N. Health Agency Rejects Call to Postpone Rio Olympics Over Zika Outbreak
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 15:31:16 +0000
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150 health experts called for the games to be delayed or relocated


Duke of Wellington's daughter Charlotte arrives at church to marry fiancA(c)
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 18:54:42 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Joined by some of their nearest and dearest, Lady Charlotte Wellesley, 25, and Colombian-American financier Alejandro Santo Domingo, 39, will tie the knot in a beautiful ceremony in Granada.


Princes William and Harry team up for polo
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 18:49:41 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The Duke of Cambridge prepared himself for the cut and thrust of the physically demanding sport atA Cowarth Park Polo club in Berkshire.


See inside Jennifer Lopez's $28m new pad complete with two pools, miniature golf course, babbling brook, amphitheater and 8 acres of LA's most exclusive land
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 18:48:30 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The 46-year-old has just bought what is arguably one of Los Angeles' most stunning homes. Not an inch of the of the home was not meticulously planned out to create a 'French country refuge'.


The incredible story of the U.S. Navy's first black pilot Jesse Leroy Brown
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 18:47:45 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Jesse Leroy Brown, from Mississippi, was ridiculed for wanting to go to college and become a pilot, but he refused to give in and went on to become the U.S. Navy's first black airman.


123 people rescued 30 miles off Libyan coast by Irish navy
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 18:44:42 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The Irish Navy rescued 123 migrants and recovered one body off the Tripoli coast as Pope Francis criticised the response of European nations who stop the migrants from moving north.


Donald Trumpt supporters and protesters clash outside rallies in Fresno and San Diego
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 18:44:00 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Donald Trump's rallies in Fresno and San Diego were met with violent clashes between police, supporters and protesters Friday.


Donald Trumpt supporters and protesters clash outside rallies in Fresno and San Diego
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 18:44:00 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Donald Trump's rallies in Fresno and San Diego were met with violent clashes between police, supporters and protesters Friday.


San Francisco home made famous by Full House hits the market for $4.15milion
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 18:37:00 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Diehard fans of the TV show Full House are having a good year. Netflix released a sequel of the show in February, and now fans with $4.15million to spare can live in the iconic Tanner family home.


Ten children struck by lightning in Paris' Parc Monceau
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 18:23:05 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The children, aged between seven and 14, were struck while attending a birthday party inA Parc Monceau, just to the north of the city centre, at around 3pm local time.


Vladimir Putin warns Poland and Romania could be caught in Russian rockets
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 18:20:52 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The Russian president said Moscow would be 'forced to carry out certain measures' against Poland and Romania, at an Athens conference on Friday.


President Obama soothes crying baby during a stop while en route to visit Hiroshima
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 18:13:24 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
President Obama met a new, tiny fan at the U.S. Marine Corps Air Station in Iwakuni, Japan. Obama was handed a crying baby and when he handed the tot back to his mom, the baby was no longer crying.


Oregon teenager scares off two intruders who broke into her family home
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 18:11:35 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Jensen Clark, 18, was home alone when she heard two intruders breaking into her Marion County, Oregon home. She immediately notified her mom, who called 911.


Spanish royals pay tribute to fallen military heroes at Armed Forces Day
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 18:08:28 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
King Felipe VI was dressed in full air force uniform alongside Queen Letizia, who wore a black and white suit jacket, as they paid tribute to their fallen servicemen in the Spanish capital.


Cops hunt for Pearl Pinson last seen being dragged screaming across a highway
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 17:51:15 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Pearl Pinson, 15, went missing in California on Wednesday when police believe she was kidnapped on the way to school, and detectives are now searching Sonoma Coast State Park for her.


Autopsies reveal details of San Bernardino terror attack
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 17:46:29 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Nine people, including Harry Bowman (pictured), 46, died inside a conference room during the December 2015 attack. Three more were found outside the building and two died at a triage station.


Remains of missing British hiker Tom Billings are found in Canada
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 17:43:54 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
British hiker Tom Billings, 22, from Oxford, who went missing more than two years ago has been confirmed dead after his remains were found on Cypress Mountain in West Vancouver, Canada.


Founding member of Run-D.M.C. attacks NYPD chief Bill Bratton for calling rappers 'thugs'
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 17:41:01 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Darryl 'DMC' McDaniels, 51, said there are 'millions' of rap artists whose lyrics don't glorify violence, and that shootings are not a 'hip-hop problem' after one man was shot dead at a gig in New York this week.


Mind-reaching machine could soon turn your secret thoughts into speech
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 17:38:01 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Professor Robert Knight and his team at UC Berkeley say they are working on technology that can reproduce comprehensible speech from direct brain recordings in real-time.


You thought the Chinese advert was racist wait until you see this Italian commercial
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 17:24:08 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A Chinese detergent advert sparked a race row this week, but it faces tough competition for the most racist commercial ever from the Coloreria Italiana 'Coloured is better' ad broadcast in Italy.


Animal Planet film crew discover Appalachian Trail missing hiker Geraldine Largay
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 17:17:53 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A crew filming series North Woods Law captured the scene, which shows police uncovering the makeshift campsite that Geraldine Largay had made as she waited for a rescue team that never came.


Kimberley Nicole Perkins told police Sam Clark Jr was abusive before he shot her
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 17:10:37 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Kimberley Nicole Perkins, 27, appears in a video released Friday (pictured), telling police Sam Clark Jr once grabbed her by the throat five months before she was found dead in St Landy Parish, Louisiana.


What lies behind Kate Middleton's relationship with Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 16:49:54 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The relationship between Kate, Beatrice and Eugenie has not always been easy, the Mail can reveal. The three young royals are said to have something of a frosty friendship.


Las Vegas judge appalls legal union by having a defense attorney handcuffed in court
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 16:47:05 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Las Vegas judge Conrad Hafen shocked legal experts by ordering a defense attorney handcuffed in the middle of a court case for speaking out about her client Monday.


Woman killed on Sundance zip line struck a tree that had collapsed in her path
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 16:42:07 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A 55-year-old woman who died after suffering serious internal injuries while on theA zip line attraction at Sundance Mountain Resort in Utah Friday struck a collapsed tree, police confirmed Friday.


New study reveals fitness trackers are inaccurate with calorie counting
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 16:41:18 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A study of two wrist worn and two hip-worn trackers found that readings were accurate enough with 'sedentary exercise' - but overestimates ranged from 16 to 40 per cent for anything more strenuous.


Melbourne accused paedophile Michael John Quinn relaxed and smiling as he makes first court appearance
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 16:40:39 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Melbourne IVF scientist and accused paedophile Michael John Quinn, 33, smiled and appeared in good spirits during an appearance in a Los Angeles court on Friday.


Johnny Depp's film Alice Through The Looking Glass off to bad start at box office
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 16:37:54 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
According to a Saturday report from Deadline , the Disney fantasy adventure (which cost $170m to make) is predicted to make only about $40m over the Memorial Day weekend.


Army chaplain quits over drone strike deaths in Afghanistan and America's 'lack of accountability'
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 16:31:34 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Army Chaplain Christopher John Antal resigned from the military last month after years of conflict over the U.S.'s use of drones. Thousands of civilians are believed to have been killed.


Runner-up Miss USA Carrie Prejean swoons over Donald Trump at rally
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 16:22:19 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Carrie Prejean made a very public show of support for the presumptive Republican nominee at his rally in San Diego, California, Friday, where she pictured embracing Trump.


Judge rejects Amber Heard's request to keep Johnny Depp away from dog
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 16:20:59 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A judge on Friday granted the 30-year-old actress' request for a restraining order against her estranged husband - but rejected her request to also protect her Yorkshire Terriers.


Florida teen, 16, arrested for 'recording 15-year-old sex trafficking victim sleeping with multiple boys in high school bathroom' with as many as 25 young men present
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 16:12:59 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A 16-year-old Florida high-school football player was arrested Friday for allegedly recording a 15-year-old girl - a victim of sex trafficking - having sex with multiple boys in a high school bathroom.


Woman 'who made $1million in elaborate designer handbag scheme is charged with fraudA
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 16:12:02 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Praepitcha Smatsorabudh allegedly bought Gucci, Fendi and Burberry bags online before taking fake Chinese purses into department stores in 12 states and demanding a refund.


Shock findings of undercover prisoners who lived in Clark County Jail for TWO MONTHS
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 16:04:43 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The brave civilians posed as inmates for a documentary as they spent two months behind bars alongside dangerous thugs and drug dealers at Clark County Jail in Jefferson, Indiana.


Soothing music before surgery helps patients relax and need less sedation
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 16:00:44 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Listening to jazz, classical or other restful music for 15 minutes makes patients so relaxed they need less anaesthesia, according to a study done in France. Scientists in Paris studied 62 cataract patients.


Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year exhibition's stunning pictures
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 15:47:49 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
An impressive collection of photographs highlighting the environmental issues around the world is to be showcased at a famous photography exhibition in Kensington, London, next month.


Amber Heard is pictured smiling hours after Johnny Depp's 'iPhone attack'
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 15:47:12 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
TMZ reports that Heard and her lawyer Samantha Spector appeared in a California court on Friday where the 30-year-old actress filed for a domestic violence restraining order.


Teen who survived the Minnesota bridge collapse 'has joined ISIS in Syria'
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 15:45:04 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Mohamed Roble, now 18, is believed to have traveled to Syria in fall last year with all or part of a $65,000 payout he got from the Minnesota bridge collapse in order to join terror group ISIS.


ISIS Fallujah commander killed in US airstrike
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 15:30:16 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
ISIS commander Maher Al-Bilawi was one of 70 jihadis killed during an American airstrike on Fallujah. According to estimates there are only 1,000 terrorists remaining in the city.


ISIS Fallujah commander killed in US airstrike
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 15:30:16 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
ISIS commander Maher Al-Bilawi was one of 70 jihadis killed during an American airstrike on Fallujah. According to estimates there are only 1,000 terrorists remaining in the city.


Donald Trump's McDonald's celebration meal sparks a Photoshop battle
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 15:30:09 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
If social media is anything to go by, Donald Trump celebrated clinching the Republican nomination by eating a cat, while President Obama looked over his shoulder.


Johnny Manziel parties with Leonardo DiCaprio in New York despite personal struggles
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 15:23:10 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Professional partier Johnny Manziel was seen out in New York with Leonardo DiCaprio just days after a close friend said his destructive lifestyle may prove fatal.


Melbourne scientists develop robitc arms allowing amputees to experience touch
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 15:21:47 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Melbourne researchers have developed a robotic arm which will allow amputees and stroke victims to experience the sensation of touch and return full human movement to lost limbs.


Cowa Robotic suitcase follows its owner around the airport
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 15:03:57 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Designed by a startup in Shanghai, the Cowa Robot suitcase moves at a top speed of nearly 4.5mph and stays no more than 2ft behind its owner thanks to high-tech sensors.


Macquarie university study discovers sharks have apersonalitiesaA
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 15:02:21 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A study led by researchers at Macquarie's Department of Biological Sciences in Sydney have discovered that Port Jackson sharks have their own individual personalities.


President Barack Obama signs Hiroshima memorial guestbook in Japan
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 14:48:37 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
President Barack Obama paid tribute to victims of the first atomic bomb in Hiroshima on Friday, the first American leader to visit the city devastated by the bomb that helped end World War II.


'We will NOT cancel the Olympics over Zika' says Rio Games bosses
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 14:41:35 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
The World Health Organisation claimed the 500,000 visitors to the Rio Olympics 'will not significantly alter' the transmission of the Zika virus which has been linked to causing brain damage in babies.


How Amber Heard 'lived in fear' of Johnny Depp
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 14:35:50 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
In court documents, where she details the alleged violence during their 15-month marriage, Heard said she 'lived in fear' of the Pirates of the Caribbean star.


Pilot killed after vintage WWII fighter plane crashes into Hudson River
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 14:32:31 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
William Gordon, 56, was trying to crash land the P-47 Thunderbolt plane after experiencing mechanical issues when he crashed. His body was recovered from the plane three hours after it went down.


Average worker in ancient Rome was DEAD by 30
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 14:32:28 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
A study of 2,000 skeletons found in ancient Rome's suburbs found that lower-class workers suffered broken hand bones, collar bones and noses thanks to a diet of rotting grains and a lifetime of hard labour.


Criminals attempt burglary in San Antonio Texas in Bexar County Sheriffas Office footage
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 14:24:43 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
An entertaining video has captured what could be one of the most pathetic attempts at a break-in ever seen. Bexar County Sheriffas Office in San Antonio Texas released the footage.


Yukako Fukushima from Osaka, the fake finger maker
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 14:20:05 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Yukako Fukushima, 44, from Osaka, is an expert prosthetic specialist whose clients are mostly reformed Yakuza members. Her skills are revealed in a remarkable video.


Donovan Livingston's Harvard graduation speech inspires America and the world
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 14:16:42 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Donovan Livingston's awe-inspiring poem 'Lift Off', which he delivered to graduating Harvard students, has captivated millions of people around the world.


Chicago mother THANKS stranger for disciplining her son when she wasn't there
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 14:12:16 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Karen Alpert of Chicago wrote a blog post thanking a stranger who disciplined her son Holden when she wasn't able to. She applauded the mom who told her son to 'knock it off' for being brave.


Switching from tampons to a menstrual cup 'can improve a woman's sex life'
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 14:09:28 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
More than a quarter of women said their sex life improved since changing to using a cup, while 34 per cent experienced fewer and less severe cramps, according the Intimina survey.


Corey Feldman defends sharing Corey Haim rape story in Hollywood pedophile interview
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 14:04:57 +0100
From www.dailymail.co
Corey Feldman's harrowing account of the repeated sexual abuses, molestations and even rapes he and other child stars suffered at the hands of pedophiles in the movie industry.


2-year-old girl dies in Malibu car crash; driver faces DUI charge
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 10:22:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

A Canoga Park woman has been arrested for allegedly driving under the influence after she crashed her vehicle on a Malibu road late Friday, killing a 2-year-old girl in the backseat and severely injuring herself, authorities said.

Magdalena Lisi, 22, was driving north on Malibu Canyon Road about...



Trump praises police for handling 'thugs' in San Diego; 35 arrested
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 10:01:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes
Bernie Sanders darts across California to rally supporters May 28, 2016, 10 a.m. Bernie Sanders is the lone presidential candidate stumping in the state today ahead of the June 7 primary. Donald Trump says he won't debate Sanders In California's agricultural heartland, Trump sides with farmers...


Bernie Sanders darts across California to rally supporters
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 10:00:27 PDT
From feeds.latimes
Bernie Sanders darts across California to rally supporters May 28, 2016, 10 a.m. Bernie Sanders is the lone presidential candidate stumping in the state today ahead of the June 7 primary. Donald Trump says he won't debate Sanders In California's agricultural heartland, Trump sides with farmers...

The key to cleaner water at the beach? Fewer birds.
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 09:34:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

The Port of Los Angeles has struggled more than a decade to clean upA Cabrillo Beach.

In 2000, officialsA beganA putting lids on trash cans. Next, they increased litter pickup, capped and moved sewer lines and told parents not to let their children wear diapers in the water. In 2007, they even replacedA all...



Snapshot from the trail: Bernie Sanders dines at The Grove
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 09:24:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes
Bernie Sanders darts across California to rally supporters May 28, 2016, 10 a.m. Bernie Sanders is the lone presidential candidate stumping in the state today ahead of the June 7 primary. Donald Trump says he won't debate Sanders In California's agricultural heartland, Trump sides with farmers...

Funnyman Bob Newhart exits Bel-Air with $14.5-million deal, and other top sales
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 09:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Veterans of television comedy, a petroleum executive and a producer were among those cast in the latest roundup of L.A. Countyas high-dollar home sales. Hereas an extended look at the priciest transactions that closed in the first two weeks of May.

$14.5 million a Bel-Air

Call it a closing act...



Swiss luxury timepiece maker Patek Philippe unveils new watches in Beverly Hills
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 09:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Hot off their debut at Baselworld Watch and Jewellry Show, the annual spring event in Basel, Switzerland, comes several new, A1/4ber-luxe watches to the U.S. market from the 165-year-old Swiss luxury timepiece maker Patek Philippe, considered to be among the most prestigious brands in the world for...



Frantic search for missing teen Pearl Pinson stretches from Sonoma to Santa Barbara
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 08:54:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Law enforcement officials on Saturday will resume their search for aA missing 15-year-old Bay Area girl along the rugged Sonoma County coast and in other parts of the state asA frantic family members awaitA word of her fate.

Pearl Pinson was abducted on WednesdayA in Vallejo while walking to a school...



Trump praises police for handling 'thugs' in San Diego; 35 arrested
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 08:27:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

San Diego police arrested 35 people Friday during protests that followed Donald Trumpas rally here, drawing praise from the presidential candidate on Twitter.

aFantastic job on handling the thugs who tried to disrupt our very peaceful and well attended rally. Greatly appreciated!a Trump wrote.

...


FAA investigating fatal crash of vintage WWII plane into Hudson River
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 08:18:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Police divers were expected SaturdayA to begin raising the wreckage of a vintage World War II plane that crashed into the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey, killing the pilot.

The P-47 Thunderbolt crashed Friday during a promotion for the American Airpower Museum, which is celebrating...



Readers recommend: NYC's Russian Tea Room still a special spot
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 08:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

NEW YORK

I enjoyed staying at the Park Hyatt Hotel on 57th Street. The elegant Russian Tea Room is directly across the street. My friend had coffee ($8) while I enjoyed hot tea ($8). We loved the four delicious madeleines that we each received and admired the Old-World paintings on the walls.

Russian...



Overrated/Underrated: Netflix remains a comedy powerhouse with 'Lady Dynamite'
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 08:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

There's a lot of pop culture to sort through week after week. Times staff writer Chris Barton offers his take on what's up and what's down in music, movies, television and just about anything else out there that is worth considering.

UNDERRATED

The comedy chops of Netflix: Though Netflix often...



Good news: Trees and other foliage have regrown, despite drought
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 08:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Over the past year, scientists have studied Californiaas trees from the air, the ground and even using X-ray technology.

Each time, they have arrived at some of version of a similar dreary conclusion: the stateas ongoing drought is wreaking havoc on forests, killing millions more trees at each...



Many Haitians have been arriving in San Ysidro, hoping to get into the U.S.
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 08:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Surging numbers of Haitians and migrants from other countries have been arriving at the San Ysidro Port of Entry in recent days, hoping for admission to the United States.

More than 200 men, women and children were huddled together inside the portas pedestrian entrance Thursday, sleeping under...



A symphony for Los Angeles, just one otherworldly delight at L.A. Phil's Mozart and PA$?rt festival
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 07:39:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Every great city deserves a significant symphony. Few acquire them. Often for prosaic reasons.

Mozartas 38th symphony is known as the aPragueaA Symphony because it had its premiere during the composeras first visit to the city. Vaughan Williamsa Second Symphony, the aLondon,a evokes a quotidian...



Grab your yoga mat and hit the road for one of these summertime festivals
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 07:30:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

It was probably a sign of the times when yoga classes began popping up at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. Or when Electric Daisy Carnival, the country's largest dance music festival, announced yoga would be offered in advance of the electronic dance music conference. (Partygoers at...



The Robert Mapplethorpe photo you haven't seen: The one he took of me
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 07:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes
I first met Robert Mapplethorpe in the elevator of the Chelsea Hotel in 1973, when I was 4. My father had just died in a car accident, and my mother was simply lost. The New York hotel was a perfect place for anyone longing for a new identity or reality. Few people there were my age, and in my...


What you need to know to protect your skin this summer
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 07:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

With the unofficial start of summer comes the deep dive into outdoor, exposed-in-the-sun activities synonymous with Southern CaliforniaA living.

But all of that extra time at the beach, road-tripping, hiking, volleyball playing, barbecuing orA even just driving around when itas so crazyA hot and sunny...



LAX arrivals are slowest at getting to the gate after landing, study finds
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 07:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Perhaps the best moment in a commercial flight is when the plane lands safely and you know you are only minutes away from getting out of your cramped seat and into the terminal.

The bad news for passengers atA Los Angeles International Airport is that it takes planes landing at LAX longer to getA to...



Presidential candidates weigh in on the feud over Norwegian Air
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 06:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton has jumped into the dispute over whether Norwegian Air International is competing fairly against its U.S.-based rivals aA and she is taking a position critical of the Obama administration.

Norwegian Air, a subsidiary of Norway-based Norwegian...



Foster children take over Congress for a day
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 06:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes
Rep. Karen Bass (D-Los Angeles) wants members of Congress to picture the face of a constituent when they vote on legislation about the nation's foster care system. So this week, she broughtA foster kidsA to Washington. Ninety-nine young people trailed representatives through the halls of the Capitol,...


Will microbes save agriculture?
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 06:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Right under our feet.

Thatas where David Perry believes the next agricultural revolution will come from a the millions of unseen microbes in soil that play a crucial but complicated role in the well-being of plants.

Perry believes that he can repackage beneficial bacteria and fungi as something...



Before and After: An outdated Country Club Park home gets a makeover
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 06:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

For months, a three-bedroom, almost 2,000-square-foot home in Country Club Park sat on the market.

aItas a 1920s home remodeled for the a60s. Spatially, it wasnat designed for todayas home buyers,a said developer Robert Jayne of RJC Design + Build.

The screened-in sitting porch was an immediate...



Why over-the-counter birth control could actually lead to more unwanted pregnancies
Date: Sat, 28 May 2016 06:00:00 PDT
From feeds.latimes

Women in CaliforniaA who donat want to wait to getA birth control prescriptions from their doctors can now purchase their pills, patches, rings and shots directly from pharmacists.

The new program, which began earlier this month, has been widely hailed as a victory for womenas reproductive rights...




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