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Los Angeles, CA — According to the LA Times, when the LAPD began investigating the theft of several police cruisers by its own police cadets (minors), they had a suspicion that “lax security of the station’s equipment locker may have played a role in the alleged theft of squad cars, bulletproof vests, police radios and Tasers …

The Los Angeles chapter of Black Lives Matter has scheduled a week-long “Youth Activist Camp” for this summer. A taxpayer-funded professor of pan-African studies at California State University-Los Angeles is organizing the Black Lives Matter summer camp. It’s “free for all Black youth, ages 10-18.” Anthony J. Ratcliff is the professor behind the Black Lives …

A woman who spent years artificially stretching out her neck with heavy metal rings to look more like a giraffe has decided to give up her unusual goal, saying “logic kicked in.” Sydney Smith, 30, became obsessed with modifying her body since reading about the Kayan Lahwi tribes of Thailand and Burma, where young girls …

A woman mourning the loss of her husband ran into surprising issues while trying to cancel her husband’s accounts. Ann Brenoff wrote a detailed account of her experience trying to cancel her husband’s account with his cell phone carrier after he passed away at the age of 81. “Until I became widowed two months ago, …

MSNBC dedicated a portion of its Presidents’ Day coverage to people protesting Donald Trump across the country. “I’m here for the travel ban,” a woman in Los Angeles told Gadi Schwartz. When Schwartz pressed her to elaborate, she responded, “gosh, I’m nervous.” “It was just upsetting that people with green cards who are getting detained for no …