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Pharma Villian Shkreli Arrested For Fraud


Shkreli is the chief executive of Turing Pharmaceuticals, which this Summer purchased the rights to Daraprim, a 62-year-old drug used to treat a deadly parasitic infection, and promptly began charging $750 per pill. The drug had previously

Star Wars Force Awakens Premiere


Disney and Lucasfilm hosted the premiere for J.J. Abrams’ return to a galaxy far, far away in all three theaters on Hollywood Blvd.: The Dolby Theatre (where the Oscars are held), the TCL Chinese Theatre and El

LA Closes Public Schools Due to Threat


Los Angeles Unified is the nation’s second-largest school district, with more than 900 campuses and more than 640,000 students. Ramon Cortines, the school system’s superintendent, said the threat was against students at multiple schools. All Los Angeles

Vandalism at Mosques on the Rise


In the wake of the San Bernardino shooting massacre on Dec. 2, which was carried out by Syed Farook and Tashfeen Malik who were both Muslim, the attack on the Hawthorne mosques appears to be the latest

North Face Founder Dead at 72


The founder of the North Face outdoor clothing brand has died of hypothermia following a kayaking accident in Chile, reports said Wednesday. He was 72. Entrepreneur and conservationist Douglas Tompkins was with a group on a lake