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January 18, 2019
Laura Farber PASADENA, Calif. – The Pasadena Tournament of Roses® Board of Directors has confirmed Laura Farber as President for the 2019-2020 Tournament of Roses year.   ... read more »
Famed for “Immortal” Cells, Henrietta Lacks is Immortalized in Portraiture at National Museum of African American History of Culture and the National Portrait Gallery
January 18, 2019
Kadir Nelson’s portrait captures the grace and kindness of Henrietta Lacks while nodding to her enduring biomedical legacy. (NPG and NMAAHC, Gift from Kadir Nelson and the JKBN Group LLC) In life, ... read more »
BREAKING NEWS: Sony Music Drops R. Kelly from its Roster
January 18, 2019
R Kelly  ...   ... has decided to dissolve its working relationship with R. Kelly, Variety has learned. No external announcement of the move is planned in the immediate future, ... read more »
Pot Deliveries OK’d into Calif. Communities That Ban Sales
January 18, 2019
LOS ANGELES (AP) — California endorsed a rule Wednesday that will allow home marijuana deliveries statewide, even into communities that have banned commercial pot sales. The regulation by the state Bureau of Cannabis Control was opposed by police chiefs and other critics who predict it will create an unruly market of largely hidden pot transactions, ... read more »
Rams Thin on Playoff Experience, Hungry for Super Bowl Run
January 18, 2019
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Ndamukong Suh earned multiple All-Pro honors, Pro Bowl selections and tens of millions of dollars during his first eight NFL seasons. ... read more »
Weekend Winter Storm to Sweep across Midwest into Northeast
January 18, 2019
CHICAGO (AP) — A strong winter storm system is forecast to sweep across the Midwest into New England, bringing double-digit snow accumulations and high winds. The National Weather Service on Friday had winter storm warnings and watches in effect from the Dakotas, ... read more »
REDEMPTION SONG: Man Exonerated after 45 Years Sells his Prison Art to Get By
January 18, 2019
Richard Phillips Wire Photo FERNDALE, Mich. (AP) — Richard Phillips said he didn’t mope much during the 45 years he wrongfully spent in prison. He painted watercolors in his cell: warm landscapes, ... read more »
3 Years Later, No One is in Jail Over Flint Tainted Water
January 18, 2019
DETROIT (AP) — Michigan’s attorney general in 2016 promised to investigate “without fear or favor” the scandal over Flint’s lead-tainted drinking water and pledged that state regulators would be locked up for fudging data and misleading the public. ... read more »
Sen. Holly J. Mitchell Releases Statement on LAUSD Strike
January 18, 2019
SACRAMENTO – Sen. Holly J. Mitchell of Los Angeles today issued the following statement regarding the ongoing strike by the United Teachers of Los Angeles in the Los Angeles Unified School District: “I am both a product of LAUSD and the parent of a former LAUSD student.  ... read more »
Gladys Knight to Sing National Anthem at the Super Bowl
January 17, 2019
NEW YORK (AP) — Gladys Knight will sing “The Star-Spangled Banner” at this year’s Super Bowl. The  ...  says she’s proud to use her voice to “unite and represent our country” in her hometown of Atlanta. ... read more »
UPDATE: LA Teachers, District Resume Negotiations Amid Strike
January 17, 2019
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Teachers and officials in the nation’s second-largest school district return to the bargaining table on Thursday, hoping to end a strike that has been costly and divisive. ... read more »
UPDATE:Number of Federal Workers Seeking US Jobless Aid Doubles Due to Government Shutdown
January 17, 2019
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of furloughed federal employees seeking unemployment benefits jumped in the first two weeks of the shutdown, topping 10,000 during the week of Jan. ... read more »

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