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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/).

Articles About Los Angeles

Nicki Minaj accepts the award for best female hip hop artist during the 2014 BET Awards
Nicki Minaj Plays Drums on Dancer's Butt Cheeks, Gives Drake a Seductive Lap Dance in 'Anaconda' Music Video [SEE VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Nicki Minaj's most awaited music video for "Anaconda" is finally released and the content of it is highly explicit and sexual, various music websites believe. The music video features nearly nude dancers, lots of twerking, Nicki showin... (7:12 pm)

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Khloe Kardashian arrives at the 2014 Elton John AIDS Foundation Oscar Party in West Hollywood
Khloe Kardashian Arrives Over-Dressed While Scott Disick Stays Sober At Connecticut Pool Party

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Khloe Kardashian and Scott Disick jointly hosted Foxwoods Resort and Casino's Liquid Sundays party but Khloe's outfit is out of place by the pool. Meanwhile, Scott stays out of trouble and away from the alcohol. (3:59 pm)

A Perseid meteor streaks towards the horizon during the annual Persied meteor shower in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
Top UFO Sightings Ever [Watch Videos]

By IBTimes AU

Here's a look at the top UFO sightings that have happened in the past. (3:29 pm)

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Queen Latifah
'The Queen Latifah Show' Will Have A Second Season, Sony Pictures' Spokesperson Confirms

By IBTimes AU

Queen Latifah's daytime talk show will not be axed yet because of poor ratings on the first season. (1:48 pm)

MORE TOPICS: QUEEN LATIFAH, NEW YORK, HOLLYWOOD, SONY

Singer Iggy Azalea performs "Fancy" at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada May 18, 2014.   REUTERS/Steve Marcus
Iggy Azalea’s Fame Gets in Her Head, Reportedly Acts Like a Diva on the Set of Her New MTV Show

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Iggy Azalea reportedly is letting her success get in her head. (1:47 pm)

MORE TOPICS: HOLLYWOOD, JENNIFER LOPEZ

Karrueche Tran Arrives at the 2014 BET Awards in Los Angeles
Chris Brown and Karrueche Tran Spotted Together at Charity Football Game, Brown Shares Photo With Tran

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Chris Brown and Karrueche Tran Caught Getting inimate. (1:42 pm)

TV Personality Kim Kardashian and Rapper Kanye West Arrive at a Fashion Designer Workshop in Paris
Kim Kardashian And Kanye West Head To Mexico For Yet Another Vacation

By IBTimes AU

Celebrity couple Kim Kardashian and Kanye West arrive separately in Mexico to enjoy yet another holiday together and Kim documents it on Instagram (9:56 am)

MORE TOPICS: RETAIL, MEXICO, KIM KARDASHIAN

Kobe Bryant (C) of NBA's Los Angeles Lakers attends a promotional event in Shanghai, July 31, 2014.
LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony Weight Loss Inspired by Kobe Bryant

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NBA superstars LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony are following Kobe Bryant's model of longevity this summer - they are watching what they eat and are losing weight. Judging by the Instagram posts of James, he has visibly lost some 10 to 12 pounds... (Aug 19)

MORE TOPICS: NEW YORK

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers-Jeremy Lin Press Conference
Jeremy Lin Reveals Struggles with Pride on Facebook Fan Chat

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Jeremy Lin opened up about the greatest sin he struggles with. (Aug 19)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, NEW YORK

World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) wrestlers, twins Brie (L) and Nikki Bella pose at the 2014 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Sports awards in Los Angeles July 17, 2014.
WWE SummerSlam Results & Highlights: Brock Lesnar vs. John Cena, Roman Reigns vs. Randy Orton

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The 2014 WWE SummerSlam was nothing short of spectacular, as superstars Brock Lesnar, John Cena, Roman Reigns, Randy Orton and the rest of the WWE roster electrified the crowd with out of this world stunts and signature moves at Staples Center in Los Angeles. (Aug 18)