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ICYMI: Coroner Says Chiropractic Neck Manipulation Killed Playboy Model
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- ProPublica delves into the ways that badly designed ballots can disenfranchise voters.
- We are so starved for basic political civility that the entire country went crazy over an admittedly very nice letter that George H.W. Bush wrote to his successor Bill Clinton as he was leaving office.
- The L.A. Arboretum is holding their semi-annual plant sale this weekend. Think assorted herbs, succulents, drought-tolerant plants, scented geraniums, and "many used garden and plant books."
- Christie's has announcedthat they'll be auctioning the gun that poet Paul Verlaine used to shoot Arthur Rimbaud twice in the wrist in July 1873 because there is literally nothing that isn't for sale. Truman Capote's ashes, for the record, ended up going for $45,000 in September.
- Playboy model Katie May died because of an injury caused when a chiropractor was manipulating her neck, according to a report from the coroner.
- Donald Trump supporter Stephen Baldwin isn't trying to be "a party pooper" but he just doesn't think his brother Alec Baldwin's Trump impersonation is very funny:
Southern California's Snow-Capped Mountains Are Beautiful. Here's Where To Maximize The View (And Snap A Great Picture)It's been many, many years since we saw this much snow in our mountains. Going up there right now isn't safe, but here are some places where you can enjoy the view and snap a pic.
April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
In the face of a drier future, that iconic piece of Americana is on its way out in Southern California.
Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.