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  • Fistight between two brothers in Compton escalates to fatal shooting
    published on Mon, 17 Nov 2014 09:02:09 GMT
    COMPTON >> A fistfight between two brothers at a gathering in Compton turned deadly when one of them retrieved a gun and fatally shot the other, authorities said. Homicide detectives were dispatched about 4:50 p.m. to the 2400 block of West Tichenor Street to investigate the killing, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputy Amber Smith said....
  • Man Fatally Shot In Compton
    published on Mon, 17 Nov 2014 05:35:58 GMT
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  • Turkey Giveaway in Compton
    published on Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:25:34 GMT
    Community leaders are set give away more than 10,000 turkeys in Compton Monday morning starting at 9 a.m.The event will be held at El Camino College's Major League Baseball Urban Youth Academy located at 901 E. Artesia Blvd. in Compton. The event will be held at El Camino College's Major League Baseball Urban Youth Academy located at 901 E. Artesia Blvd. in Compton....
  • Dodgers will join in 10th annual Turkey Giveaway at MLB Urban Youth Academy Compton Monday
    published on Sat, 22 Nov 2014 05:47:54 GMT
    The Los Angeles Dodgers and the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation , as part of their Season of Giving, will support the 10th annual Turkey Giveaway at the MLB Urban Youth Academy in Compton on Monday, November 24 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The club will join community leaders including Assemblymember Isadore Hall in donating more than 10,000 free holiday turkeys to underserved families in Compton. The turkeys will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis at MLB Youth Academy, 901 E. Artes...

Local Area Videos


  • The Architecture of the Olympics

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    Speaker(s): Andy Altman, Professor Ricky Burdett, Jim Eyre, Jim Heverin, Michael Taylor Chair: Sir Nicholas Serota Recorded on 15 May 2012 in Sheikh Zayed Th...
  • Academic and Industry Leaders Team Up To Develop Next Generation Medical Imaging Technology

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    GE Healthcare's Veo was developed in partnership with researchers from world-leading academic institutions -- Purdue University, the University of Notre Dame...
  • Dean's Convocation: James Davis

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    James H. Davis has been with Notre Dame since 1991. He received his Ph.D. in corporate strategy from the University of Iowa, M.B.A. from Idaho State Universi...
  • The Goddard School: Real Parents, Real Tours

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    It's where you start the journey that can make all the difference. Experience the best childhood preparation for social and academic success at The Goddard S...
  • Schools of the Future: Time to Develop Your Metaphor: Jack McManus at TEDxManhattanBeach

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    Changing the way schools operate is a necessary, but foreboding, task. The reality is this: schools are so large and so entrenched that it may not be possibl...
  • Peace Corps Fellows/USA Program

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    Fellows/USA is a program that offers financial benefits to returned Peace Corps Volunteers who want to earn a masters degree, a doctoral degree, or professio...
  • Rare Mammals of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem - Dr. Jim Halfpenny - 2014 NOLS Faculty Summit

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    Presentation by Dr. Jim Halfpenny Jim is an author, scientist, and educator whose interest in COLD (altitudinal, latitudinal, and seasonal) has taken him to ...
  • Software Testing Job Market Research: - Career Training @ Portnov School - 3

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    First session of Software QA class at Portnov Computer School - part 3. What is Software Testing job market in general and specifically in San Francisco Bay ...
  • Marlon Smith, motivational speaker, visits Geisler Middle School

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    Since January 15, 1992, Success By Choice, Inc. has been providing student leadership development, leadership workshops, college student leadership programs,...
  • Fall Commencement 2012 - Honarary Degree Recipient James Carrigg

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    James Carrigg has no doubts that the Binghamton University Class of 2012 will make the right decisions in the future. 'As you all venture forth from this gre...
  • The 2012 CLARK KERR LECTURES - The Dynamics Ramify: Academic Politics, Conflict and Inequality

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    The 2012 CLARK KERR LECTURES Lecture 2: The Dynamics Ramify: Academic Politics, Conflict and Inequality The second lecture extends the first. Among the conse...

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