L.A. federal prison guard who had sex with inmate is sentenced for lying to investigators L.A. federal prison guard who had sex with inmate is sentenced for lying to investigators

Abel Concho pleaded guilty to one count of making false statements. He knew that sex with an inmate cannot be considered consensual, prosecutors said.

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Here's where California's cliffs are collapsing into the sea the fastest Here's where California's cliffs are collapsing into the sea the fastest

A new study pinpoints erosion hot spots along the entire California coast — and found that cliffs in Northern California are disappearing the fastest.

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Some see L.A. as a composting 'laggard.' Are Angelenos ready to change that? Some see L.A. as a composting 'laggard.' Are Angelenos ready to change that?

Los Angeles is moving ahead with a program to separate food waste from trash, an effort to spare landfills and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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It was once the nation's largest trash heap. Now it'll be an inspirational L.A. County park It was once the nation's largest trash heap. Now it'll be an inspirational L.A. County park

About 142 acres of the 1,356-acre Puente Hills Landfill, once the nation's largest trash heap, will be the county's first regional park in 30 years.

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Column: California had a nearly $100-billion surplus this year. We don't need to raise taxes with Prop. 30 Column: California had a nearly $100-billion surplus this year. We don't need to raise taxes with Prop. 30

The tax hike proposed in Proposition 30 would be imposed on personal incomes exceeding $2 million a year, raising up to $5 billion annually, according to the Legislative Analyst's Office.

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CPS’s Maurice Swinney moves to Chicago Beyond to help design equitable systems for youth CPS’s Maurice Swinney moves to Chicago Beyond to help design equitable systems for youth

Maurice Swinney, CPS' former Chief Equity Officer and Interim Chief Education Officer, has joined the Chicago Beyond team to continue his equity work for youth.

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43-year-old man dead after being pulled from Diversey Harbor Wednesday morning 43-year-old man dead after being pulled from Diversey Harbor Wednesday morning

Vera was taken via ambulance to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 5:54 a.m., police said.

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Want to video chat with Sam the hobbit or rapper B.o.B? Cameo adds live calls to its celebrity video offerings Want to video chat with Sam the hobbit or rapper B.o.B? Cameo adds live calls to its celebrity video offerings

Chicago-based Cameo is launching live 10-minute celebrity video chats across its offbeat talent roster.

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Testimony expected to continue Thursday in R. Kelly trial Testimony expected to continue Thursday in R. Kelly trial

R. Kelly’s Chicago federal trial is expected to resume Thursday with cross-examination of a retired detective who investigated the initial allegations that Kelly was sexually abusing his teenage goddaughter.

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Dead body pulled from Montrose Harbor hours after 2 people fell from a boat near Lake Michigan Playpen marks 3rd apparent drowning in 3 days Dead body pulled from Montrose Harbor hours after 2 people fell from a boat near Lake Michigan Playpen marks 3rd apparent drowning in 3 days

It wasn't immediately clear if the dead body located in the water near Montrose Harbor was the man who had fallen off a boat around 7 p.m.

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