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Mapps defeats Eudaly for seat on Portland City Council

Welcome to council Mingus Mapps. (Source: Mapps Campaign) Incumbent Commissioner Chloe Eudaly has lost her seat on City Council. Mingus Mapps, a self-described “daily bike commuter” since the 1980s has won 56% of the vote to Eudaly’s 43% with just over 78% of the votes recorded. Eudaly, commissioner-in-charge of the Portland Bureau of Transportation, enjoyed broad support among transportation reform advocates. Her Rose Lane Project, which has already installed some bus-priority lanes around th...
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Election 2020: Christy Smith takes early lead over Mike Garcia in north LA County district

Democrat Christy Smith took an early lead Tuesday, Nov. 3, over Rep. Mike Garcia, R-Santa Clarita, in the race for the 25th Congressional District, among the more competitive local races in which a Republican is seeking to hold on to an L.A. County seat in Congress. Although Smith held a wide lead, it was still early in a purple district like no other in the country, having flipped between Republicans and Democrats twice in two years. Smith was optimistic Tuesday night, telling reporters what ma...
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Election 2020: Linda Sanchez shows early lead over Michael Tolar in 38th congressional district

Early election results shows Democratic Rep. Linda Sanchez with a solid lead over first-time candidate and fellow Democrat Michael Tolar in the heavily blue 38th congressional district. Sanchez and Tolar were the only candidates in the primary for CA-38, which includes portions of Los Angeles and Orange counties. So the two Democrats, both from Whittier, advanced to the Nov. 3 general election, with Sanchez scoring 77.7% of the vote to Tolar’s 22.3%. They agree on many key issues, supporting pol...
Tags: California, Mexico, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Hillary Clinton, House, Lausd, Louisiana, Democrat, Orange County, Ucla, Los Angeles County, Sánchez, Whittier, Franklin


Election 2020: Candidates, measures up for vote in Burbank, Calabasas, Palmdale and Santa Clarita

Residents in small cities in and around the San Fernando Valley may have their eyes on the Nov. 3 presidential race but the results of city officials races and rent/tax measures in their hometowns may have a bigger impact on their everyday quality of life. Here is a sampling of local races: BURBANK Eight candidates ran for two seats on the City Council. Konstantine Anthony and Nick Schultz had an edge in early results over the other six candidates. The candidates ran for two open seats. One se...
Tags: Elections, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, City Council, Local News, Santa Clarita, Burbank, Will Rogers, Franklin, LA County, San Fernando Valley, Linda Sanchez, Castellanos, Nick Schultz, Palmdale


Election results: Holly Mitchell leading Herb Wesson early for 2nd District LA County Supervisor Seat

State Sen. Holly Mitchell had an early lead on outgoing Los Angeles City Councilman Herb J. Wesson Jr. in the race for a seat on the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, based on initial, unofficial results. Those initial results came out shortly before 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3, and were composed of vote-by-mail ballots. Mitchell had about 63% of the vote compared to 37% for Wesson. A second update kept the margin about the same, at 62% to 38%. The two Los Angeles political veterans are vyi...
Tags: Politics, Elections, News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, Local News, Los Angeles City Council, Mitchell, Santa Clarita, Assembly, South Bay, Wesson, Los Angeles City, Franklin


2020 Elections: Incumbents look strong in L.A. County Congressional races in early returns

Very early returns on Tuesday, Nov. 3, in congressional races that touch Los Angeles County showed incumbents with the edge in many contests. See the latest election results District 23: Bakersfield Republican Kevin McCarthy, the House minority leader and a strong supporter of President Donald Trump, faced a challenge from Democrat Kim Mangone, a U.S. Air Force veteran from Quartz Hill. McCarthy led in very early returns. The district includes parts of L.A., Kern and Tulare counties, including L...
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Schmerelson takes early lead over Koziatek for LAUSD seat

Despite an expensive campaign by charter school backers intent on unseating the current office holder, Scott Schmerelson, the incumbent in the Los Angeles Unified school board race for District 3, had an early lead over political newcomer Marilyn Koziatek as voting results started trickling in on Tuesday, Nov. 3. As of Tuesday afternoon, more than $7.4 million in independent expenditures had been spent on the race by outside interest groups — mainly allies of the teachers union or charter school...
Tags: Politics, Elections, News, Education, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, Local News, Franklin, LA County, Linda Sanchez, Castellanos, Los Angeles Unified, Scott Schmerelson, Schmerelson, Herb Wesson


Elections 2020: In Congressional District 28, Schiff faces off against Early

Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Glendale, was off to an early, commanding lead in the 28th Congressional District Tuesday night, Nov. 3, over his Republican Challenger, Eric Early. This district is understood to be a Democratic stronghold. Incumbent Schiff received nearly 60% of the votes in the primary election. Challenger Eric Early received only 12%.This is Early’s first time making it to the general election against Schiff. Early ran in 2018. The District: District 29 encompasses parts of Pasadena and c...
Tags: Elections, Mexico, Uncategorized, Sport, Soccer, Pasadena, Donald Trump, Trump, Burbank, San Fernando Valley, Schiff, 2020 Elections, Eric Early, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories IVDB, Top Stories WDN


Election night is a crazy show. Here’s how to follow along

To figure out who is winning on election night it’ll help to think of the presidential selection process as a huge game of craps. Wait, what’s that? When you think of politics you already use a similar word? No matter, in this analogy, the connection isn’t jubilation or soul-crushing loss. It’s data. Specifically, as events unfold in both games – dice and presidential election watching – you’re going to be bombarded by numbers. Your challenge is to sort out the important from the lame. And those...
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Bale, Spurs on Europa League relaunch mission

Paris (AFP) – Gareth Bale will hope to use Thursday’s Europa League game against Ludogorets to further sharpen his fitness following his return to Tottenham, while Arsenal and Leicester can take a step towards the... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
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LIVE RESULTS: First-term Rep. Pete Stauber looks to defend his seat against Democrat Quinn Nystrom in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District

  First-term Rep. Pete Stauber will face Democrat Quinn Nystrom in Minnesota's 8th Congressional District.  The district is one of just three in the entire country that flipped from Democrat to Republican hands in the 2018 midterm elections. The 8th District covers most of the northeastern region of Minnesota. Polls began closing in the district at 9 p.m. local time. See the live coverage and full results from all US House elections. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Freshman ...
Tags: Politics, Elections, News, Minnesota, US, Trends, Live, Hillary Clinton, Detroit Red Wings, NHL, Donald Trump, Florida Panthers, Democratic, Election 2020, Duluth, Rick Nolan


LIVE RESULTS: First-term Democratic Rep. Ben McAdams and Republican Burgess Owens face off in Utah's 4th Congressional District

  First-term Rep. Ben McAdams will face Burgess Owens in Utah's 4th Congressional District. The district is one of 30 which voted for President Donald Trump in 2016 but is currently represented by a Democrat. McAdams defeated incumbent Rep. Mia Rose in 2018 by only 697 votes — just 0.257%. Polls began closing in the district at 10 p.m. local time. See the live coverage and full results from all US House elections. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. First-term Rep. Ben McAdams w...
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Angels’ Griffin Canning wins Gold Glove for work on the mound

Like most high school baseball players, Griffin Canning played a position when he wasn’t pitching at Santa Margarita Catholic High. So when he got to UCLA and only pitched, he needed a way to “kind of show off, to have some fun on the field.” That, Canning said, was to focus on his defense on the mound, which was rewarded on Tuesday night when the Angels right-hander won a Gold Glove. “It’s something I’ve always taken pretty seriously,” said Canning, who also won a Gold Glove in college. Canning...
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Mookie Betts wins fifth consecutive Gold Glove in first season with Dodgers

Mookie Betts changed teams and leagues. But his glove stayed golden. Betts was named the National League’s Gold Glove award winner for right field following his first season with the Dodgers. It was Betts’ fifth consecutive Gold Glove award, a streak that started in 2016 with the Boston Red Sox (his second full season in the majors). Cody Bellinger was also a finalist for the Gold Glove Award in center field, but that award went to San Diego’s Trent Grisham. Bellinger won a Gold Glove as a right...
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Australians at the IPL: David Warner times it right, Steven Smith departs and two big names dropped

Pat Cummins hit form in the final stretch but it wasn't quite enough for KKR as David Warner's team put together three wins on the bounce
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Pasadena Center Operating Co. extends healthcare coverage to laid off and furloughed workers

COVID-19 has fueled business closures and layoffs across the nation, displacing workers and leaving many without healthcare coverage. Pasadena Center Operating Co.‘s board of directors defied that trend when it recently voted to provide a year’s worth of healthcare benefits to the company’s laid off and furloughed workers. “They had initially given them six months of coverage but they extended that to a year,” company spokeswoman Christine Susa said. The nonprofit– which operates Pasadena Conven...
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Burglars steal riot gear from Army National Guard armory in Ontario

Someone cut through a fence and burglarized the Army National Guard armory in Ontario on Tuesday afternoon, Nov. 3, getting away with riot gear and other equipment but apparently no firearms. The burglary was discovered sometime after 4 p.m. The armory is at 950 N. Cucamonga Ave. Ontario police Officer Eliseo Guerrero, a department spokesman, said he was attempting to confirm reports that the stolen items included expandable batons, shields, face shields, body restraints and megaphones. But he s...
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Election: LAPD issues citywide tactical alert to ‘plan for the worst, hope for the best’

The Los Angeles Police Department announced it issued a city-wide tactical alert on the afternoon of an Election Day that law enforcement officials across the nation have been preparing and bracing for during a contentious election cycle. The department said the decision was made not in response to any specific event, but to make sure it has enough resources if protests or gatherings become violent. While police said Tuesday they are prepared for the possibility of violent situations, LAPD Chief...
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Election: LAPD issues city-wide tactical alert to ‘plan for the worst, hope for the best’

The Los Angeles Police Department announced it issued a city-wide tactical alert on the afternoon of an Election Day that law enforcement officials across the nation have been preparing and bracing for during a contentious election cycle. The department said the decision was made not in response to any specific event, but to make sure it has enough resources if protests or gatherings become violent. While police said Tuesday they are prepared for the possibility of violent situations, LAPD Chief...
Tags: Elections, News, Protest, Minneapolis, La, Police, Los Angeles, Sport, IM, Soccer, Donald Trump, Lapd, Moore, Dodgers, Los Angeles Police Department, LA County


No action for Vikings at NFL trading deadline

The Oct. 22 trade of Yannick Ngakoue to the Ravens was the team's biggest swap during the season.
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Luke Ronchi named New Zealand batting coach

The wicketkeeper-batsman fills the post vacated by Peter Fulton
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The best defender ever? Ramos hits 100 goals for Real Madrid

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos says he hopes he can get a few more records after his 100th goal for the club.
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Sergio Ramos reaches 100 goals for Real Madrid: Is he the best defender ever?

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos says he hopes he can get a few more records after his 100th goal for the club.
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Hat-trick hero Jota relishing playing alongside ‘world class Salah, Mane’

Bergamo (Italy) (AFP) – Liverpool forward Diogo Jota credited playing alongside the likes of Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane with lifting his game as he scored a hat-trick in a 5-0 Champions League win over... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Champions League, Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane, Afp, Jota, Diogo Jota, Bergamo Italy AFP Liverpool


Champions League: Diogo Jota hat-trick does not give me a selection headache - Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said "good performances never give me a headache" as Diogo Jota pressed his claims for a starting place with a Champions League hat-trick at Atalanta.
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Champions League: Diogo Jota hat-trick does not give a selection headache - Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said "good performances never give me a headache" as Diogo Jota pressed his claims for a starting place with a Champions League hat-trick at Atalanta.
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2020 electoral map: Which states have Trump, Biden won?

This map will be updated as election results come in Tuesday evening and beyond. Refresh the page to see the latest. To win the presidency, Donald Trump or Joe Biden will need to secure at least 270 votes in the 538-vote Electoral College. Each state’s number of Electoral College votes is its number of House of Representative members (determined by the state’s population) plus its number of senators (each state has two). Washington, D.C., has three electors, for a national total of 538. The...
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Bayern squad back Alaba over contract rift, says Boateng

Berlin (AFP) – Jerome Boateng said on Tuesday that the Bayern Munich players are behind David Alaba amid the Austrian defender’s contract extension stalemate with the European champions. Alaba could leave Bayern at the end... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
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Liverpool and Bayern run riot in Champions League as Real Madrid edge Inter

Paris (AFP) – Diogo Jota scored a stunning hat-trick in Liverpool’s 5-0 demolition of Atalanta in the Champions League on Tuesday, as holders Bayern Munich scored six and Real Madrid struck late to beat Inter... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
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