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L.A. DIGEST : LAUSD board member hosts first town hall

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Unified School District board member George McKenna is hosting a four-part series of education town halls for parents and students of Board District 1, beginning Jan. 31, from 11 a.m. to 12.30 p.m., at Audubon Middle School Auditorium, 4120 11th Ave. “Our interactive town halls are an opportunity for the Read More…

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‘Django Unchained’ actress defends not giving ID to cop

LOS ANGELES — “Django Unchained” actress Daniele Watts defended her refusal to show her ID to Los Angeles police before they handcuffed her last week. The African-American actress and her white boyfriend accused police of racism for questioning them in what they said was only a public display of affection. “I believe in America and what it stands Read More…