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Billionaire Bill Gross and his millionaire neighbor are back in court amid a months-long feud over an expensive sculpture and the 'Gilligan's Island' theme song

Amy and Bill Gross. PATRICK T. FALLON / Contributor / Getty Images Billionaire investor Bill Gross is back in court this week over a spat with his neighbor. The neighbor claims Gross and his wife, Amy, violated a court order regarding playing loud music. The conflict stems from a $1 million glass sculpture on Gross's property. See more stories on Insider's business page. Billionaire bond investor Bill Gross and his wife, Amy, are back in court this week over an ongoing spat with ...
Tags: News, Law, Gross, California, Life, Finance, Trends, Bloomberg, Billionaires, Pimco, Bill Gross, Times, Los Angeles Times, Billionaire, Amy, Schwartz

FBI uses lax laws to seize people’s cash

  The FBI and other federal law-enforcement agencies are supposed to operate under the nation’s highest laws, but a recent case from Beverly Hills spotlights the degree to which they routinely and unapologetically trample on the Constitution.The Fourth Amendment upholds the “right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures.” However, operating under “civil asset forfeiture” laws, law-enforcement agencies seize cash and oth...
Tags: Congress, California, Opinion, Los Angeles, Sport, Fbi, Soccer, Editorials, Beverly Hills, Times, Los Angeles Times, Institute for Justice, Joseph Ruiz

The 25 Best Horror Movies, Ranked

Halloween means Halloween movies — and for some, Halloween movies most definitely means horror movies. To help you make the most of the fall season, we’ve put together a countdown of the 25 best horror movies of all time, from “Psycho” to “A Quiet Place.” The list is based on horror rankings from the movie-review aggregate site Metacritic. Movies are ordered from good to excellent — there are no bad horror movies on this list. Most ties were broken by looking at the total number of reviews that ...
Tags: Amazon, Halloween, Hbo, Hollywood, Entertainment, Lionsgate, Amc, Tim Burton, NFL, Los Angeles, Iran, Netflix, Atlantic, Robert Pattinson, Stephen Sondheim, Donald Sutherland

Morning Docket: 09.21.21 – Today Is A Wild One

* SCOTUS is hearing Roe Redux come December 1st. [CNN] * Shocking no one, the school that banned BLM flags and gained notoriety for its mock slave trade had a teacher show up to class in blackface. [KPTV] * FBI just straight up stole people's money from Beverly Hills bank vaults. I'm assuming it looked like this. [Los Angeles Times] * A Border Patrol agent on horseback with a whip photographed grabbing a man in Texas. Cosplaying a Django character is cool and all, but can you at least wait fo...
Tags: Law, California, Nbc News, Fbi, Racism, Beverly Hills, BLM, Border Patrol, Los Angeles Times, Blackface, IB Times, Morning Docket, Roe v. Wade, Roe Redux

Bonin anti-recall campaign says video with opponent’s home address was error

The anti-recall campaign for Councilman Mike Bonin said Monday, Sept. 20, that it did not intend to display the addresses of the recalls’ organizers in a campaign video meant to show ties between the recall campaign and right-wing operatives. On Sept. 10, the anti-recall committee’s Twitter account “Stop the Right-Wing Recalls” published a video that displayed a publicly available document that included the addresses of Chad Morgan, the recall campaign’s authorized representative, and Katrina Sc...
Tags: Politics, Elections, News, California, La, Sport, Soccer, The Times, Community, Times, Orange County, Lapd, Los Angeles Times, Gavin Newsom, Trump, Lax

State of Surveillance: California Cops and Social Media Monitoring

Apparently, the police in California do more than protect and serve, they also monitor wrong-thing on social media. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -( Last year, the Brennan Center for Justice requested under California’s freedom of information law, that the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) provide records relating to the Department’s “social media monitoring” activities. The request was based on the lack of public “information about the capabilities and limitations of the LAPD’s social m...
Tags: Guns, California, America, Aclu, Lapd, Palantir, Los Angeles Times, IMG, Brennan Center for Justice, Brennan Center, social media Monitoring, Gun Rights News, NRA-ILA, Institute for Legislative Action ILA, National Rifle Association of America ILA, Los Angeles Police Department LAPD

What to do if your child is exposed to COVID-19 at school, from quarantine etiquette to testing

Kids in masks returning to school Los Angeles Times If your child is exposed to COVID-19, the whole family should prepare for some level of quarantine. An unvaccinated child should quarantine for 10 days, and even vaccinated teens should mask up around others. They should get tested 5-7 days after the exposure regardless of vaccination status. See more stories on Insider's business page. With kids back in classrooms in the US, the risk of your child being exposed to the coronavirus has...
Tags: Science, Kids, News, Parenting, Cdc, US, Trends, Cnn, Delta, Los Angeles Times, Wen, Leana Wen, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Andrea Michelson

Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger says California 'made the right decision' not to recall Newsom

Former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger holds a news conference before the GOP debate at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library on Wednesday, January 30, 2008, in Simi Valley, California. Brian Baer/Sacramento Bee/Tribune News Service/Getty Images Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger said the state "made the right decision" not to recall Newsom. Speaking to the Los Angeles Times, Schwarzenegger called the pool of GOP candidates "disastrous." Schwarzenegger won a recall el...
Tags: Politics, News, California, Trends, Gop, The Times, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Republican, Donald Trump, Los Angeles Times, Gavin Newsom, State, Schwarzenegger, Gray Davis, Newsom, Ronald Reagan Presidential Library

British Airways demonstrated its progress on creating a 'Perfect Flight' using fuel made with used cooking oil as airlines race to reduce carbon emissions

BA Better World A320neo British Airways British Airways demonstrated a "Perfect Flight" from Heathrow to Glasgow using sustainable aviation fuel. The journey replicated a 2010 flight to show how much the airline has reduced its CO2 emissions over 11 years. Airlines are responding to the industry pollution problem as "flight shaming" gains popularity. See more stories on Insider's business page. British Airways demonstrated how it is moving toward a "Perfect Flight" using sustainable je...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Europe, London, News, Sweden, Scotland, US, Trends, Bbc, Tim Clark, Heathrow, Glasgow, Airbus, Edinburgh, Carbon Footprint

L.A. mansion once worth $500 million defaults on $100 million in debt, forcing a sale

A gargantuan residence in Los Angeles dubbed “The One” by its developer is now on track to be sold after the owner defaulted on more than $100 million in loans and debt, according to court documents. In an Instagram post last summer, Nile Niami, the project’s developer, pitched the 105,000-square-foot home as having seven pools, a 50-car garage, a 10,000-bottle wine cellar and even its own nightclub. Promoted as being the largest and most expensive urban property in the world, “The One” was expe...
Tags: Google, Business, Real Estate, News, Housing, Los Angeles, Sport, Cnn, Soccer, Zillow, Los Angeles Times, West Hollywood, Bel Air, Hollywood Hills, Hankey, Nile Niami

LA Times celebrates Gavin Newsom's recall win over 'extremist, intolerant' Larry Elder: 'A sigh of relief'

The Los Angeles Times editorial board on Wednesday celebrated Democratic California Gov. Gavin Newsom's victory in the recall election,...
Tags: Los Angeles Times, Gavin Newsom, LA Times, Larry Elder, Democratic California Gov Gavin Newsom

The failed attempt to recall Gov. Gavin Newsom cost California taxpayers $276 million

California Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks during a No on the Recall campaign event with U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris at IBEW-NECA Joint Apprenticeship Training Center on September 08, 2021 in San Leandro, California Justin Sullivan/Getty Images California Gov. Gavin Newsom fended off the recall election campaign against him. The state, political parties, and individual donors flooded the short, failed election with funds. Here's how much money was spent in the California recall election...
Tags: Politics, California, Trends, Netflix, Los Angeles Times, Kamala Harris, Reed Hastings, Gavin Newsom, State, LA Times, John Cox, Newsom, Larry Elder, Decision Desk HQ, Azmi Haroun, Recall Election

6 LAPD employees sued the city over its COVID-19 vaccine mandate, saying it creates a 'hostile work environment'

Los Angeles Police Department officers. David McNew/Getty Images LA is requiring city employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by Oct. 5, with some exemptions. Six LAPD employees are suing the city, saying the mandate violates their rights. They said it created a "hostile work environment" in the police force. See more stories on Insider's business page. Six Los Angeles Police Department employees are suing the city over its vaccine mandate, which requires most city employees ...
Tags: Politics, Science, News, La, Los Angeles, Trends, News UK, Lapd, US District Court, Los Angeles Times, LA Times, Los Angeles Police Department, David McNew Getty, Coronavirus, COVID, Sinead Baker

Meet Larry Elder, the conservative talk radio host and Trump loyalist, who is campaigning to replace California Gov. Gavin Newsom

In this July 13, 2021, file photo, conservative radio talk show host Larry Elder speaks to supporters during a campaign stop in Norwalk, Calif. AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File Larry Elder, a conservative radio host, is the leading GOP candidate for the California recall election. Elder told Insider that he loves California and wants to see it thrive. Here are his stances on policy and past controversies. See more stories on Insider's business page. California's recall election f...
Tags: Politics, California, Politico, Brown University, San Francisco, Trends, Cnn, Gop, Michael Brown, Republican, Cleveland, Donald Trump, Eric Garner, Los Angeles Times, Black, Gavin Newsom

Lindsey Buckingham rekindles drama over Fleetwood Mac firing; Stevie Nicks gives rare response

Lindsey Buckingham is angry and frank about his firing from Fleetwood Mac and blames Stevie Nicks, Irving Azoff in new Los Angeles Times interview.        [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, Religion, Fleetwood Mac, Usa Today, Stevie Nicks, Los Angeles Times, Lindsey Buckingham, Stevie Nicks Irving Azoff

10 Things in Politics: Inside Ron Klain's hellish summer

Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go - click here for iOS and here for Android. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about:Meet Ron Klain, manager of the White House's summer from hellJustice Amy Coney Barrett says Supreme Court isn't 'a bunch of partisan hacks'Employers are being forced to make salaries public - that's...
Tags: Post, Supreme Court, Obama, Colorado, California, Washington, White House, US, America, Los Angeles, Trends, Joe Biden, Indiana, Nasa, Getty Images, Canada

California recall: Here is how we got here and what political experts foresee happening during the September 14 election

California Gov. Gavin Newsom looks on during a news conference with Bay Area AAPI leaders at the Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco on March 19, 2021 in San Francisco, California. California Gov. Gavin Newsom met with San Francisco Bay Area AAPI leaders to discuss the increase in violence against the Asian community and the recent series of shootings at spas in the Atlanta area that left eight people dead, including six Asian women. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images On September 1...
Tags: California, Washington Post, San Francisco, Trends, Atlanta, Gop, Davis, San Diego, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Los Angeles Times, Newton, Caitlyn Jenner, Gavin Newsom, Bay Area, San Francisco Bay Area, Trump

Ousted Bell city manager pleads not guilty in $20 million corruption case

Paul Philips, the now former city manager of Bell and one of four men accused in a $20 million solar farm scheme, pleaded not guilty Friday to a single count of misappropriation of public funds. His attorney, Steve Cooley, once L.A. County’s top prosecutor, said the District Attorney’s Office made a grievous mistake in charging Philips in the corruption case. “There is no possibility he is guilty of anything,” Cooley said. Philips and three others were charged in late August for their various ro...
Tags: News, California, Office, Los Angeles, Sport, Industry, Soccer, Stockton, San Diego, Courts, Philips, Los Angeles Times, Malibu, Bell, Santa Monica, Philip

What pundits get wrong about the recall

As voters decide whether to keep or dump Gov. Gavin Newsom in the upcoming recall election, they’ll have to sort through both fact and fiction. Actually, it seems like a lot more fiction than fact, such as: The recall is undemocratic Shouted by liberals far and wide is the claim that the recall is “undemocratic,” as the Los Angeles Times editorial board wrote a few weeks ago. The Times’ editorial board complained that because the second question on the recall ballot could lead to a winner with a...
Tags: Congress, California, Opinion, White House, Sport, Soccer, New York Times, The Times, San Diego, Times, Los Angeles Times, Gavin Newsom, Elder, U S Senate, Faulconer, Kevin Faulconer

Lindsey Buckingham rekindles drama over Fleetwood Mac firing, Stevie Nicks makes rare response

Lindsey Buckingham is angry and frank about his firing from Fleetwood Mac and blames Stevie Nicks, Irving Azoff in new Los Angeles Times interview.        [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, Religion, Fleetwood Mac, Usa Today, Stevie Nicks, Los Angeles Times, Lindsey Buckingham, Stevie Nicks Irving Azoff

Lindsey Buckingham blames Stevie Nicks and Irving Azoff for Fleetwood Mac firing

In an interview with Los Angeles Times about his upcoming solo album, Buckingham claimed that Nicks gave Fleetwood Mac an ultimatum: her...
Tags: Fleetwood Mac, Stevie Nicks, Los Angeles Times, Lindsey Buckingham, Irving Azoff, Nicks

A 29-year-old YouTube millionaire is the leading Democratic candidate going into California's governor recall

Kevin Paffrath Kevin Paffrath is the leading Democratic candidate ahead of the Gavin Newsom recall election. The 29-year-old trails behind conservative talk show host Larry Elder in most polls. The vote will take place on September 14. In August, 51% of voters surveyed were against the recall. See more stories on Insider's business page. YouTube influencer Kevin Paffrath could become California's youngest governor to date.Paffrath, a 29-year-old who has made millions of dollars on...
Tags: Politics, News, Media, California, Youtube, San Francisco, Trends, Tesla, Joe Biden, Millionaire, University Of California Berkeley, Oracle, Los Angeles Times, Cnbc, Kamala Harris, Caitlyn Jenner

Ellen DeGeneres looks to flip Adam Levine’s old pad for $54M

For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Please Allow Javascript and reload this page. Ellen DeGeneres looks to flip Adam Levine’s old pad for $54M Beverly Hills mansion listing is 25% more than what comedian and wife, Portia de Rossi, paid Los Angeles / Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi with their Beverly Hills home (Getty, Redfin) Luxury real estate investors Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi have listed their latest flip: a sprawling Beverly Hills man...
Tags: Travel, Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, Adam Levine, Portia De Rossi, Los Angeles Times, Ellen Degeneres, ROSSI, Montecito, Sunset Boulevard, Dennis Miller, DeGeneres, Loma Vista Drive, Dennis Lynch, 爱上海shlf88, Getty Redfin Luxury

Lindsey Buckingham Angrily Details Fleetwood Mac Firing, Stevie Nicks and Irving Azoff Blast Him Back

Lindsey Buckingham has reopened the wound of his 2018 firing from Fleetwood Mac, placing the blame on former bandmate Stevie Nicks and manager Irving Azoff for his departure — who both responded with fierce rebuttals. In a new interview with the Los Angeles Times centered around his upcoming solo album, Buckingham said he considers himself […]
Tags: News, Fleetwood Mac, Stevie Nicks, Los Angeles Times, Lindsey Buckingham, Buckingham, Irving Azoff, Lindsey Buckingham Angrily Details Fleetwood Mac

Orin Heatlie, the unvaccinated retired sheriff's deputy who started the CA recall campaign against Gavin Newsom, tests positive for COVID-19

Orrin Heatlie, the main organizer for the Recall of California Gov. Newsom campaign, poses with a banner before recording a radio program at the KABC radio station studio in Culver City, Calif., Saturday, March 27, 2021. AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes The man organizing the recall election campaign against CA Gov. Gavin Newsom tested positive for COVID-19. See more stories on Insider's business page. Orin Heatlie, the retired sheriff's deputy who helped organize the recall election cam...
Tags: Politics, News, California, Trends, Los Angeles Times, Gavin Newsom, KABC, Newsom, CULVER CITY Calif, Damian Dovarganes, Azmi Haroun, Orrin Heatlie, Heatlie, Recall Election, Gavin Newsom Recall, Speed desk

LAUSD board to vote on student coronavirus vaccine mandate

The Los Angeles Unified school board is expected to vote on a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for students on Thursday, Sept. 9, a policy which, at least in concept, is not expected to face opposition from the teachers union. Thursday’s special board meeting has just one item on the agenda: a resolution “requiring COVID-19 vaccinations for all students who access in-person instructional programs operated on District facilities, who are 12 years of age and older.” The majority of school board members ha...
Tags: Health, Education, La, Government, US, Sport, Soccer, Lausd, Local News, Los Angeles Times, Culver City, Los Angeles Unified, United Teachers Los Angeles, UTLA, Nick Melvoin, Top Stories LADN

Orin Heatlie, Who Started Recall Campaign Against Newsom, Has COVID-19

Heatlie told the Los Angeles Times that he was unvaccinated because he thought a previous bout with COVID-19 would help give him immunity.
Tags: Los Angeles Times, Heatlie, Orin Heatlie

This is the most back-handed 'endorsement' you will ever read

With less than a week to go before the September 14 recall election in California, The Los Angeles Times editorial board went on record with its recommendations in the race.
Tags: California, Cnn, Los Angeles Times

Taliban fighters invited journalists to watch them gloat over the ruins of a CIA base that departing US forces destroyed

Members of the Taliban Badri 313 military unit stand beside damaged and discarded vehicles parked near the destroyed Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) base in Deh Sabz district northeast of Kabul on September 6, 2021 after the US pulled all its troops out of the country. AAMIR QURESHI/AFP via Getty Images The Taliban invited journalists to inspect the remains of the CIA's base near Kabul, Afghanistan. Reporters found detonated ammo dumps and, surreally, an intact games room and pool ta...
Tags: US, Trends, Afghanistan, Taliban, New York Times, Kabul, Cia, Los Angeles Times, Afp, KABUL Afghanistan, Badri, Deh Sabz, Tom Porter, Bulos, Central Intelligence Agency CIA, Hasnain

California’s ‘corridor of corruption’ yields new case

Six years ago, the HBO network aired an episode of “True Detective,” an anthology of complicated crime stories. It was set in the fictional Southern California city of Vinci, a cesspool of corruption and crime obviously based on Vernon, once described as “the most corrupt five square miles in California.” In addition to fictionalizing Vernon’s sordid history, the episode folded in California’s bullet train project, but it was deservedly flailed by critics as incoherent. Vernon, unfortunately, is...
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