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# los-angeles - Sunday 1 December, 2013

Paul Walker, star of 'Fast & Furious' films, killed in car crash
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Paul Walker, star of 'Fast & Furious' films, killed in car crash

Dec 1st 2013, 7:44 AM 55,240 Views 99 Comments

The 40-year-old died, best known for his role as Brian O’Connor in the hugely successful movie series, died in a crash in California yesterday.

# los-angeles - Friday 22 November, 2013

This TV news report about a rain shower will blow any Irish person's mind
# Breaking News
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# Breaking News

This TV news report about a rain shower will blow any Irish person's mind

Nov 22nd 2013, 6:10 PM 55,932 Views 58 Comments

“It has started drizzling a little bit!”

# los-angeles - Sunday 3 November, 2013

Frontierland: Early photos of major US cities
# Wild West
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# Wild West

Frontierland: Early photos of major US cities

Nov 3rd 2013, 5:00 PM 20,250 Views 9 Comments

Some already hold the shape of the cities they would become – some are a little grittier.

LAX gunman charged, carried note saying he planned to kill 'multiple' agents
# LAX Shooting
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# LAX Shooting

LAX gunman charged, carried note saying he planned to kill 'multiple' agents

Nov 3rd 2013, 12:00 PM 8,696 Views 19 Comments

A prosecutor yesterday told how Paul Ciancia allegedly opened fire at “point-blank range” on Gerardo Hernandez, the first TSA agent killed since the office was created

# los-angeles - Saturday 2 November, 2013

Police investigate motive behind LAX shooting which left one dead
# United States
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# United States

Police investigate motive behind LAX shooting which left one dead

Nov 2nd 2013, 7:37 AM 7,789 Views 22 Comments

The lone gunman, who reportedly had a grudge against the TSA, also wounded seven people in the firing rampage.

# los-angeles - Thursday 17 October, 2013

Rare sabre-toothed whale found dead on California beach
# Venice Beach
From The Daily Edge
# Venice Beach

Rare sabre-toothed whale found dead on California beach

Oct 17th 2013, 9:57 AM 16,056 Views 20 Comments

The mammal is rarely seen in the wild.

# los-angeles - Saturday 21 September, 2013

He was Ireland's most prolific filmmaker, directing 60 movies... but have you ever heard of William Desmond Taylor?
# Mystery Man
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# Mystery Man

He was Ireland's most prolific filmmaker, directing 60 movies... but have you ever heard of William Desmond Taylor?

Sep 21st 2013, 8:45 AM 10,606 Views 18 Comments

Born in Carlow, the filmmaker worked with the biggest stars of Hollywood’s ‘Golden Age’. His murder in 1922 made headlines all over the world, and remains unsolved to this day.

# los-angeles - Monday 16 September, 2013

Documentary about child abuse in Catholic church wins three Emmy awards
# Mea Maxima Culpa
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# Mea Maxima Culpa

Documentary about child abuse in Catholic church wins three Emmy awards

Sep 16th 2013, 10:00 PM 10,751 Views 37 Comments

Mea Maxima Culpa tells the story of four deaf men who were abused by a priest at a US school in the 1960s.

# los-angeles - Sunday 4 August, 2013

One dead, 11 hurt as car turns boardwalk into chaos
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# Los Angeles

One dead, 11 hurt as car turns boardwalk into chaos

Aug 4th 2013, 3:02 PM 18,546 Views 6 Comments

The car was driven by a young man and ploughed straight into a crowd on Venice Beach boardwalk.

# los-angeles - Saturday 27 July, 2013

Breaking Bad star comes out of his house to meet Irish family on holiday
# On Holidays Bitch
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# On Holidays Bitch

Breaking Bad star comes out of his house to meet Irish family on holiday

Jul 27th 2013, 10:14 PM 8,639 Views 9 Comments

Is it possible that he’s the soundest man ever? EVER?!

# los-angeles - Friday 26 July, 2013

LA park evacuated after squirrel found with deadly plague bacteria
# America
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# America

LA park evacuated after squirrel found with deadly plague bacteria

Jul 26th 2013, 8:18 AM 10,790 Views 56 Comments

The squirrel was trapped on 16 July and test results revealed on Tuesday that the plague bacteria was present.

# los-angeles - Saturday 20 July, 2013

Is sex addiction the real deal?
# Sex
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# Sex

Is sex addiction the real deal?

Jul 20th 2013, 3:19 PM 14,855 Views 62 Comments

A new study suggests people with a co-called addiction may just have a particularly high libido…

# los-angeles - Friday 12 July, 2013

5 places Ireland was hotter than today
# Roasting
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# Roasting

5 places Ireland was hotter than today

Jul 12th 2013, 5:02 PM 37,067 Views 84 Comments

Los Angeles, Tenerife…

# los-angeles - Monday 29 April, 2013

Jackson lawyers to launch case against tour promoter
# Michael Jackson
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# Michael Jackson

Jackson lawyers to launch case against tour promoter

Apr 29th 2013, 12:54 PM 4,418 Views 14 Comments

Opening statements are due in Los Angeles today during the wrongful death trial.

# los-angeles - Friday 26 April, 2013

10 years after Croke Park spectacular, Special Olympics dreams still coming true
# Collection Day
# Collection Day

10 years after Croke Park spectacular, Special Olympics dreams still coming true

Apr 26th 2013, 7:45 AM 4,492 Views 1 Comment

The organisation is appealing to the public to give generously on its annual collection day.

# los-angeles - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

Boston Marathon blasts put world's cities on alert
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# Boston Marathon

Boston Marathon blasts put world's cities on alert

Apr 16th 2013, 9:16 AM 9,867 Views 12 Comments

British police are reviewing security plans for Sunday’s London Marathon, which is the next major international race.

# los-angeles - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Michael Jackson heirs seek billions in damages from concert promoter
# Michael Jackson
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# Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson heirs seek billions in damages from concert promoter

Apr 3rd 2013, 9:15 AM 7,319 Views 30 Comments

Michael Jackson’s mother and children are seeking billions of dollars from tour promoters they claim says are responsible for contributing to the singer’s death in 2009.

# los-angeles - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Brave nine-year-old girl climbs canyon to find help after crash
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# Survivor

Brave nine-year-old girl climbs canyon to find help after crash

Mar 26th 2013, 7:15 AM 10,808 Views 9 Comments

The young girl’s father died when the SUV he was driving overturned.

# los-angeles - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Los Angeles diocese pay out €10 million to four abuse victims
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# Child Abuse

Los Angeles diocese pay out €10 million to four abuse victims

Mar 13th 2013, 11:23 AM 2,168 Views 14 Comments

Files released last month revealed how a Cardinal had discussed how to cover up alleged crimes. He is now at the Vatican, choosing a new pope.

# los-angeles - Monday 11 March, 2013

Los Angeles 'shaken by biggest quake in years'
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# Earthquake

Los Angeles 'shaken by biggest quake in years'

Mar 11th 2013, 9:36 PM 26,671 Views 31 Comments

The epicentre of the 4.7-magnitude quake was 11 miles southeast of Anza and about 100 miles southeast of Los Angeles.

# los-angeles - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Los Angeles want 1980s revival as they plan future Olympic bid
# Retro Gold
# Retro Gold

Los Angeles want 1980s revival as they plan future Olympic bid

Mar 7th 2013, 8:46 PM 5,939 Views 4 Comments

When L.A last hosted the Games, Ronald Reagan was US President, Russians boycotted and Like A Virgin topped the charts.

# los-angeles - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

Ex-LAPD officer believed dead after stand-off
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# Most Wanted

Ex-LAPD officer believed dead after stand-off

Feb 13th 2013, 7:59 AM 9,922 Views 50 Comments

LAPD believe the search for America’s most wanted man is now over.

# los-angeles - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Snow slows manhunt for alleged US police killer
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# US

Snow slows manhunt for alleged US police killer

Feb 9th 2013, 4:10 PM 7,874 Views 3 Comments

More than 100 officers have been searching in the California mountains a disgruntled ex-police officer accused of three killings, and threatening to murder more police in a chilling online manifesto.

# los-angeles - Thursday 7 February, 2013

LA police launch manhunt for fired policeman over killings
# Shooting
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# Shooting

LA police launch manhunt for fired policeman over killings

Feb 7th 2013, 6:29 PM 7,067 Views 5 Comments

The ex-cop had posted warnings online about ending the life of a colleague he blamed for his dismissal.

# los-angeles - Monday 28 January, 2013

Chris Brown investigated for possible assault
# Chris Brown
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# Chris Brown

Chris Brown investigated for possible assault

Jan 28th 2013, 9:47 AM 656 Views 0 Comments

The singer was allegedly involved in a row with Frank Ocean over a parking space.

# los-angeles - Monday 21 January, 2013

Holy cash cow Batman! Original Batmobile sells for $4.2 million
# Pow!
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# Pow!

Holy cash cow Batman! Original Batmobile sells for $4.2 million

Jan 21st 2013, 4:02 PM 7,259 Views 31 Comments

The original 19-foot car was used in the Batman television series in the 1960s.

# los-angeles - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Update: Student airlifted to hospital after school shooting
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# California

Update: Student airlifted to hospital after school shooting

Jan 10th 2013, 6:50 PM 12,117 Views 31 Comments

The condition of the victims is still unclear.

# los-angeles - Saturday 5 January, 2013

FBI files show extent to which Marilyn Monroe was monitored before her death
# Marilyn Monroe
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# Marilyn Monroe

FBI files show extent to which Marilyn Monroe was monitored before her death

Jan 5th 2013, 9:15 AM 14,664 Views 19 Comments

The newly released FBI files show that her “leftist” views were being monitored in the seven years prior to her death in 1962.

# los-angeles - Thursday 3 January, 2013

VIDEO: Is this the worst New Year’s Eve live broadcast of all time?
# Epic Fail
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# Epic Fail

VIDEO: Is this the worst New Year’s Eve live broadcast of all time?

Jan 3rd 2013, 9:30 PM 25,556 Views 24 Comments

A local LA TV station went for their first ever live NYE show. It didn’t go too well. (NSFW language)

# los-angeles - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

From the archives: A most surprising Christmas tree accident
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# Stay Safe

From the archives: A most surprising Christmas tree accident

Dec 25th 2012, 2:30 PM 9,603 Views 0 Comments

Bing Crosby had good reason to dream of a white Christmas – he was lucky not to lose his family in a fire caused by Christmas lights at his home in 1943.

# los-angeles - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Gone but not forgotten: Keane hails Beckham impact
# Praise
# Praise

Gone but not forgotten: Keane hails Beckham impact

Dec 5th 2012, 10:25 AM 1,021 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland striker says the MLS is in “a good state at the moment,” largely thanks to Beckham’s influence.

# los-angeles - Monday 15 October, 2012

Space shuttle finally reaches California Science Center
# Endeavour
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# Endeavour

Space shuttle finally reaches California Science Center

Oct 15th 2012, 8:49 AM 3,225 Views 4 Comments

Endeavour has reached its LA retirement home after taking three days instead of two for its last-ever journey.

# los-angeles - Friday 28 September, 2012

Actor 'kills landlady', falls to his death
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Actor 'kills landlady', falls to his death

Sep 28th 2012, 10:30 AM 13,869 Views 4 Comments

The actor was named as Johnny Lewis, who played Kip ‘Half Sack’ Epps on TV show Sons of Anarchy.

# los-angeles - Sunday 2 September, 2012

Legendary songwriter Hal David dies in LA at 91
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# RIP

Legendary songwriter Hal David dies in LA at 91

Sep 2nd 2012, 3:08 PM 3,397 Views 5 Comments

Hal David, the songwriter who teamed with Burt Bacharach on dozens of timeless songs for movies, television and a variety of recording artists, has died.

# los-angeles - Monday 20 August, 2012

Top Gun director Tony Scott dies
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Top Gun director Tony Scott dies

Aug 20th 2012, 7:31 AM 7,315 Views 24 Comments

Authorities said the 68-year-old jumped off a bridge in Los Angeles.

# los-angeles - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

VIDEO: 'Your wish came true' declares new Lakers star Dwight Howard
# Superman
# Superman

VIDEO: 'Your wish came true' declares new Lakers star Dwight Howard

Aug 14th 2012, 5:18 PM 716 Views 0 Comments

The six-time NBA All-Star has moved to Los Angeles after a huge trade involving four teams.

# los-angeles - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny 'are lovers', says unreliable report
# Truth Is Out There
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# Truth Is Out There

Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny 'are lovers', says unreliable report

Aug 9th 2012, 10:34 AM 2,582 Views 0 Comments

It’s what we all wanted for them. In 1995.

# los-angeles - Monday 30 July, 2012

'Ethical questions raised' after journalist's Twitter account suspended
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# Twitter

'Ethical questions raised' after journalist's Twitter account suspended

Jul 30th 2012, 8:50 PM 12,135 Views 24 Comments

Twitter has suspended the account of the Independent’s Los Angeles bureau chief Guy Adams, days after he criticised NBC’s London Olympics 2012 coverage.

# los-angeles - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Michael Jackson's mother Katherine reported missing
# Family Affairs
From The Daily Edge
# Family Affairs

Michael Jackson's mother Katherine reported missing

Jul 22nd 2012, 10:37 AM 9,713 Views 15 Comments

The Jackson family’s ongoing dispute over finances seems to have taken a nasty turn.

# los-angeles - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

Halle Berry hospitalised after 'nasty' fall on film set
# Ouch!
From The Daily Edge
# Ouch!

Halle Berry hospitalised after 'nasty' fall on film set

Jul 18th 2012, 8:09 PM 6,425 Views 11 Comments

TMZ said the Oscar-winning actress had hit her head off some concrete in a “nasty” fall before beginning to vomit.