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The El Rey Ballroom
world

The El Rey Ballroom

BY
Henry

An immigrant's dream makes an iconic Boyle Heights music venue flow with 'body rhythm' The music is good (The Black Keys), the drinks are good (Cellar Door) and the vibes are good (Cleveland’s Latin...

Iran's first women's soccer team to qualify for the FIFA Women's World Cup
asia

Iran’s first women’s soccer team to qualify for the FIFA Women’s World Cup

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Henry

Barred from stadiums at home, Iran women travel to World Cup to play for pride Tunisia's Safaa Fathi and Samia Sohrati have both become world-class players, and are the first Iranians to make it...

The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating the shooting of a man near a highway overpass in Van Nuys
world

The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating the shooting of a man near a highway overpass in Van Nuys

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Henry

Two brothers arrested in connection with 405 Freeway shooting in Van Nuys Police arrested two brothers in connection with a shooting earlier this month that wounded a man near a highway overpass in Van...

Peter Thiel’s Support of the Far-Right Ideology
asia

Peter Thiel’s Support of the Far-Right Ideology

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Henry

Goldberg: Why is Peter Thiel, a GOP megadonor, buying a Maltese passport? Hedge fund billionaire Peter Thiel is one of the greatest supporters of right-wing causes and ideas in America. Since the early ’80s,...

Herschel Walker’s Life Isn’t About Right and Wrong
travel

Herschel Walker’s Life Isn’t About Right and Wrong

BY
Henry

Goldberg: Herschel Walker may be lying about an ex-girlfriend's abortion. Does it matter? Herschel Walker can tell me he didn’t do anything wrong when I cross-examine him about an abortion he says he didn’t...

The race for California’s top cop may go down to the wire
politics

The race for California’s top cop may go down to the wire

BY
Henry

The race for California's top cop focuses on abortion, gun control and crime. DIGITAL SPY, LLC Copyright owned or licensed by Toronto Star Newspapers Limited. All rights reserved. Republication or distribution of this content...

Queen Elizabeth II's bronze statue sold at rock-bottom prices
entertainment

Queen Elizabeth II’s bronze statue sold at rock-bottom prices

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Henry

'She sat for him 12 times': The Nigerian artist who made a bronze sculpture of Queen Elizabeth II, her portrait and two of her children A bronze statue of Queen Elizabeth II was produced...

Trump: 'It's important that we have people who are very strong in these respects and who believe in them.'
sport

Trump: ‘It’s important that we have people who are very strong in these respects and who believe in them.’

BY
Henry

Pompeo: 'The most dangerous person in the world is Randi Weingarten' 'I'm very concerned when it comes to the issues of copyright and intellectual property,' Trump said. 'It's important that we have people who...

The Five Largest Cities in New England
us

The Five Largest Cities in New England

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Henry

The Times podcast: The fight over Squaw Valley's name The Times-Union: Squaw Valley has been a California treasure for generations of Westerners, and a place we know well. But for the last few years,...

Frances Tiafoe to US Open Final
entertainment

Frances Tiafoe to US Open Final

BY
Henry

How Frances Tiafoe went from sleeping at a tennis center to the US Open semifinals Frances Tiafoe's career has been filled with highs and lows, but her US Open semifinal victory would represent one...