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Los Angeles

Los Angeles (pronounced /lɔːs ˈændʒələs/ lawss-AN-jə-ləs; Spanish: [los ˈaŋxeles], Spanish for "The Angels") is the most populous city in California and the second most populous in the United States, with a population of 4.06 million on a land area of 498.3 square miles (1,290.6 km2). It is the focal point of the larger Los Angeles-Long Beach-Riverside combined statistical area, which contains nearly 17.8 million people. This makes it the 12th most populous metropolitan area in the world. Los Angeles is also the seat of Los Angeles County, the most populated and one of the most multicultural counties in the United States. The city's inhabitants are referred to as "Angelenos" (/ændʒɨˈliːnoʊz/).

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Justin Upton with the Atlanta Braves
MLB Trade News: San Diego Padres Get Justin Upton From Atlanta Braves

By IBTimes AU

San Diego Padres acquired star Justin Upton in a multi-player trade with the Atlanta Braves (11:25 pm)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, ARIZONA, RBI, MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL, SILVER

Television personality Kris Jenner
Kourtney And Kim Kardashian Play Matchmaker For Kris Jenner

By IBTimes AU

Kris Jenner has been grumpy lately so her daughters decided to set her up with their chef on "Kourtney and Khloe Take The Hamptons." (2:09 pm)

MORE TOPICS: KIM KARDASHIAN

Billionaire James Packer, who is reportedly the new boyfriend of Australian supermodel Miranda Kerr, was involved in a street brawl with friend and fellow mogul David Gyngell in Sydney.
Erica Packer Reunites With Casino Mogul James Packer This Holiday Season

By IBTimes AU

The estranged couple is reuniting back. (2:06 pm)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, SETTLEMENT

Kris Jenner, Bruce Jenner
Kris Jenner Ordered By Court To Pay $2.5 Million To Bruce Jenner

By IBTimes AU

The couple's divorce is almost finalized. (1:23 pm)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, KIM KARDASHIAN

‘The Bold And The Beautiful’ Spoilers For Aug. 20, 2014: Ridge Can’t Draw, Quinn Continues Scheming And Bill Wants To Get Married To Brooke [WATCH VIDEO]
'The Bold And The Beautiful' Spoilers From Dec. 22-26, 2014, Plus Additional Spoilers For Dec. 19, 2014, Rick Tries To Speed Up His Plan For The Domination Of Forrester Creations [WATCH VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

“B&B” has some juicy episodes coming up including various conversations about forgiveness, schemes, relationships, love and past memories. (Dec 19)

December 18, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) shoots the basketball against Golden State Warriors guard Andre Iguodala (9) during the second quarter at Oracle Arena.
Golden State Warriors Edge Oklahoma City Thunder, Kevin Durant Leaves Game Due To Ankle Sprain

By IBTimes AU

Kevin Durant's hot scoring night was cut short by an ankle sprain that gave the Golden State Warriors the advantage in the match-up, prevailing over the Oklahoma City Thunder, 114-109. (Dec 19)

CUBA-US
Revealed: Russia’s Tu-95 Nuclear Bombers Scare US, Obama Lifts Sanction On Cuba

By IBTimes AU

Russia-Cuba relations scared the United States, Obama lifts sanction on Cuba thereafter. (Dec 19)

MORE TOPICS: BARACK OBAMA, RUSSIA, MEXICO, CUBA, INTEL

Callie, Hunnam, Rossi, Coates And Boone During An FX Networks Party At Lucky Strike Lanes, New York
‘Sons of Anarchy’ Theo Rossi's New Ride, Actor Stars In Lowriders Movie With Eva Longoria

By IBTimes AU

"Sons of Anarchy" star Theo Rossi is gearing up for his new role in Universal's upcoming lowriders movie and will play alongside Eva Longoria. (Dec 19)

Chris Martin of Coldplay
Chris Martin: Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Kidnapped and Threatened Me To Write ‘Unbroken’ Soundtrack [VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Chris Martin jokes that Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie kidnapped and threatened him to write "Miracles," a soundtrack for "Unbroken." (Dec 19)

MORE TOPICS: BRAD PITT, COURT, HOLLYWOOD

LeBron James vs. Corey Brewer in 2013
Cleveland Cavaliers, Los Angeles Clippers and Houston Rockets Pursuing Corey Brewer

By IBTimes AU

Add the Los Angeles Clippers to the list of teams pursuing Minnesota Timberwolves forward Corey Brewer who was placed on the trading block. (Dec 19)

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