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UCLA in "Drying Phase" After Water Main Break

More than 700 vehicles are stranded in flooded parking structures and nearby streets will remain closed Wednesday after a water main break that sent up to 10 million gallons of water gushing onto Sunset Boulevard and the UCLA campus for more than three hours. The break occurred at the Y-shaped meeting point of a 30-inch pipe installed in 1921 and a 36-inch pipe installed in 1956. Both pipes ruptured and blew open a 20-foot wide, 10-foot deep sinkhole at about 3:30 p.m. in the 10600 block of West Sunset Boulevard, officials said. Read »
44 minutes ago

Israeli Strike on Gaza Shopping Area Kills 16

At least 16 people were killed and 150 wounded when an Israeli airstrike hit a crowded Gaza shopping area on Wednesday, just hours after Israeli tank shells slammed into a U.N. school sheltering displaced Palestinians, killing 15 people, Gaza health officials said, NBC News reported. The shopping area was busy because residents thought a cease-fire was in place, Gaza health ministry official Ashraf al-Kidra and witnesses said. Israel had earlier announced a "humanitarian window" in certain parts of the territory, but it said it would not halt fire in other areas, including in Shijaiyah, where the strike took place. Read »
2 hours ago

"Stop Hatin' All the Time": Obama Blasts GOP Lawsuit

President Barack Obama on Wednesday went after the Republicans again for moving to sue him over his use of executive actions, calling the move a “political stunt” and urging Congress to “stop hatin' all the time.” “They have announced that they are going to sue me for taking executive actions to help people,” he said while speaking on the economy in Kansas City. “They’re mad because I’m doing my job.” The House is expected to approve a resolution later Wednesday to authorize a lawsuit against the president for what Republicans call his overstepping of executive authority. Read »
52 minutes ago

Ax Goes Through Windshield in Massachusetts

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Mystery of Ship Buried Under World Trade Center Revealed

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CA Has 1st Openly Gay Governor - For Part of Day

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Stop just hatin’ all the time. Let’s get some work done.  

— President Barack Obama chastising Republicans for moving to sue him over the use of executive actions.
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Ebola Scare Briefly Closes Charlotte ER

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10 Incredible Images of the UCLA Flood

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Federal Reserve Tapers Off on Bond-Buying, Keeps Interest Low

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Hyundai Recalls 888,700 Sonata Sedans

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Kennedy Cousin to Return to Court in 1975 Murder Case

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