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A.M News - Downey, MTA, Drive-thrus, Myspace, Robert Redford, Mayor Tony, Regan Books, Al Jazeera

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- Crew member hurt on the set of the new Julia Roberts / Tom Hanks film in Downey - ET

- Subway mercury spill exploits painfully slow LA response - LAT

- The Valley has very few drive-thrus, Santa Clarita has a lot - Daily News

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- NewsCorp's HarperCollins ends Regan Books and vows never to utter the name again - Hollywood Reporter

- If the Colts and the Bears win on Sunday, the Super Bowl will have two Black head coaches squaring off against each other for the first time ever - Al Jazeera

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