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A secure backup plan in case all your credit cards are swiped

Los Angeles Times (Catharine Hamm) — If you worry about losing your credit cards, reader HelenFred suggests this: "I scan all my important cards, front and back. Place them all on scanner bed, scan the collection, turn them over,...
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Combine Blue Man Group and Madame Tussauds with this Las Vegas deal

Los Angeles Times (Susan Stapleton) — Now you can combine two Las Vegas attractions for one discounted price.  Madame Tussauds  at the  Grand Canal Shoppes and  Blue Man Group at the  Monte Carlo have put together a ticket package...
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New Orleans will celebrate native son Satchmo with--what else?--lots of music

Los Angeles Times (Jay Jones) — The streets of New Orleans' French Quarter will be filled with the sounds of brass bands and soulful singers as New Orleans honors native son Louis Armstrong in July and August.
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USC Now morning report: Season opener against Arkansas State

Los Angeles Times (Lindsey Thiry ) — Fact of the day: USC opens the 2015 season on Sept. 5, in 67 days, against nonconference opponent Arkansas State at the Coliseum.
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Get dirty and then relax with this new experience in Las Vegas

Los Angeles Times (Susan Stapleton) — If you like playing in the dirt, a new Las Vegas package offers a chance to  doze and then clean up. The "Excavate and Exfoliate" package is from  Dig This and Canyon Ranch SpaClub .
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'Magic Mike XXL' a winding, grinding sequel, reviews say

Los Angeles Times (Oliver Gettell) — Three years after Channing Tatum and Steven Soderbergh explored the dark side of, ahem, grinding out a living in the world of male strippers in "Magic Mike," they're back with a celebratory...
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Top 10 roller coasters at Virginia's Kings Dominion

Los Angeles Times (Brady MacDonald) — When I was growing up in Virginia in the 1980s, Kings Dominion offered me some of my first and most memorable roller coaster experiences -- from Grizzly's rumbling ride through the woods, to Rebel...
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At least 50 slain as militants attack Egyptian army checkpoints in Sinai

Los Angeles Times (Laura King) — Militants claiming allegiance to the Islamic State carried out a broad assault on Egyptian security forces in the Sinai Peninsula on Wednesday, setting off a day of fierce fighting that left at...
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Home of the Day: A treehouse in Los Feliz

Los Angeles Times (Neal J. Leitereg) — Wrapped in glass and steel, this 1950s post-and-beam is known as the Tree House for its lofted setting among the treetops in Franklin Hills. Open-space common areas feature such Midcentury staples...
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Chef Vartan Abgaryan to leave Cliff's Edge, open a new restaurant

Los Angeles Times (S. Irene Virbila) — More and more these days, it seems that just when you get used to a chef and he's settling in at a restaurant, someone lures him away with the offer to head up, and often partner in, a hot new...
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From bathing to swimming: the evolution of the teeny, tiny summer bikini

Los Angeles Times (Whitney Friedlander, Denise Florez) — The idea of the modern-day swimsuit has been around for a while - just check out the 4th century bathing bellas in bikini-like bandeaus and bottoms frolicking along the mosaic tiles on the floor...
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It's Las Vegas in San Diego: A party for all ages ... at the zoo?

Los Angeles Times (Terry Gardner) — If you love music, dance and acrobats, a nightly party where kids are welcome is going on all summer at the San Diego Zoo.
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Floyd Mayweather Jr. slaps around his Manny Pacquiao training dummy

Los Angeles Times (Austin Knoblauch) — Floyd Mayweather Jr. defeated Manny Pacquiao in the so-called "fight of the century" nearly two months ago, but that hasn't stopped him from having some social media fun at the expense of his...
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Power restored to Silver Lake as states braces for more stress on grid

Los Angeles Times (Joseph Serna) — Power was fully restored to more than 20,000 Silver Lake customers Wednesday as California's electrical grid operators called for a second day of voluntary conservation.
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Angels' Andrew Heaney earns first big-league win

Los Angeles Times (Greg Hadley) — To hear Andrew Heaney tell it, Tuesday's 2-1 win over the New York Yankees was hardly noteworthy. Just another good day in the office.
  • New: 1 hr 26 min ago

Jack Disney dies at 80; Los Angeles sports journalist and racing publicist

Los Angeles Times (Alex Shultz) — Jack Disney wrote about pro baseball before Los Angeles had a major league team. He covered the Lakers when they moved here from Minneapolis and, he told people, might have been responsible for...
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Baseball: In 2008, Mike Montgomery and Trevor Bauer were Hart's starting pitchers

Los Angeles Times (Eric Sondheimer) — Back in 2008, Hart High's baseball team was pretty good. Its starting pitchers were future major leaguers Mike Montgomery and Trevor Bauer.
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Wednesday, Jul. 1, 2015

Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles Times Staff) — Get the experience of reading today's paper online through our eNewspaper, an electronic version of the same paper that hits subscriber's driveways. Or, read those stories on latimes.com using the...
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What's filming around L.A.: Sharon Stone's 'Agent X' comes downtown

Los Angeles Times (Richard Verrier) — Sharon Stone and the cast of "Agent X," the new TNT political drama, is coming to downtown Los Angeles. "Agent X," in which Stone plays the country's first female vice president, is set to film...
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Dodgers' June could've been worse -- just look at the rest of the West

Los Angeles Times (Zach Helfand) — You probably want to forget June, if you're a Dodgers fan. The offense was a dud. The rotation was still makeshift. In the end, even the bullpen showed cracks.
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Blog Articles

Rumors of DeAndre Jordan's Departure are Greatly Exaggerated — Let's Put Them into Perspective

SBN: Clips Nation (Adithya) — Before we start bashing DeAndre over leaving, let's contextualize all the rumors and determine what's actually been reported so far — and just as importantly, what hasn't been reported It's...
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The DeAndre Jordan Contingency Article You Don't Want to Read

SBN: Clips Nation (Lucas Hann) — Look, none of us want to be here, but it has to be done. If the Clippers lose DeAndre Jordan in free agency, it will feel like the world has fallen apart. It will feel like the season is lost...
  • 2 days ago
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Replacing Matt Barnes

SBN: Clips Nation (Lucas Hann) — The Clippers need a new small forward. For years, the Clippers struggled to find a fit at small forward.   Jared Dudley certainly wasn't it, and after Matt Barnes was applied as a...
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Report: Clippers Interested In Caron Butler

SBN: Clips Nation (Lucas Hann) — RealGM has the Clippers, Spurs, and Bulls as the veteran's suitors. Shams Charania of RealGM reported this morning that the Clippers are among the teams interested in Caron Butler . ...
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The Clock is Ticking on Jamal Crawford's Contract

SBN: Clips Nation (Lucas Hann) — The guarantee date nears by the minute. Clippers veteran shooting guard and two-time NBA 6th Man of the Year Jamal Crawford might not have a place on this team anymore.  After having his...
  • 3 days ago

June 27th: Clippers Salary Situation

SBN: Clips Nation (Lucas Hann) — Here's what the table looks like, given all the recent changes In a quick update to our comprehensive Off-Season Primer, here's a quick update of the table Larson put together last month. ...
  • 4 days ago

Life Without DeAndre

SBN: Clips Nation (Larson Ishii) — If DeAndre Jordan walks this summer in free agency, where does that leave the Los Angeles Clippers? As the Clippers head into the start of free agency on July 1st, expect plenty of speculation...
  • 4 days ago

2015 NBA Draft Winners and Losers

SBN: Clips Nation (Robert Flom) — A look at who made the best and worst trades and picks on Thursday night's draft. I thought this was actually a very good draft for a lot of teams, and few made really bad decisions, but mistakes...
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Don't Hit the Panic Button on DeAndre Jordan Yet

SBN: Clips Nation (Lucas Hann) — Relax. Take a deep breath. DeAndre Jordan will meet with other teams.  Don't sound the alarms quite yet. According the the LA Times  article in question, "Jordan wants to be more...
  • 4 days ago
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The Branden Dawson Deal was a Financial No-Brainer

SBN: Clips Nation (Lucas Hann) — Forget about basketball for just a moment. In last night's NBA draft, the Clippers waited, and waited... and waited some more, before paying a reported $600,000 fee to acquire the rights to the...
  • 5 days ago
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Clippers Make Deal With New Orleans Pelicans to Get No. 56 Pick Branden Dawson

ClipperBlog.com (Law Murray) — PLAYA VISTA — The Los Angeles Clippers entered the 2015 NBA Draft without a draft pick. For the first time in franchise history, the team did not officially make a selection in a draft. But...
  • 5 days ago

Branden Dawson: The Newest Clipper

SBN: Clips Nation (Justin Russo) — The Los Angeles Clippers had zero picks in the 2015 NBA Draft, but ended up buying the 56th pick from the New Orleans Pelicans. In doing so, they wound up with Branden Dawson. Let's discuss him. ...
  • 5 days ago

Clippers Buy 56th Pick, Acquire Branden Dawson

SBN: Clips Nation (Lucas Hann) — Doc Rivers made his move. After much speculation and anticipation regarding the Clippers buying into the 2015 NBA Draft in order to add some young talent, they were able to pull it off, trading...
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2015 NBA Draft Open Thread

SBN: Clips Nation (Lucas Hann) — Despite being the only team without a pick in tonight's draft, it will be far from a quiet night in the Clippers' war room as they try to make a deal to get in to the draft. There's two potential...
  • 5 days ago
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Draft Day Is Here, and Clippers Have No Picks … Yet

ClipperBlog.com (Law Murray) — The 2015 NBA Draft starts at 7 p.m. EST (4 p.m. PST) at the Barclays Center! Only one team does not have a draft pick on the morning of the draft … The Los Angeles Clippers. The Clippers...
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Draft Day Primer: First Dominoes Fall on the Eve of the Draft

SBN: Clips Nation (Lucas Hann) — Teams kicked off the annual festivities with a few trades the day before 60 rookies will be selected by their teams. Here's what you need to know, from a Clipper-Centric perspective, going into...
  • 6 days ago

Thinking Outside the Box: Split the Mini-MLE

SBN: Clips Nation (Lucas Hann) — We've known for a while that the Clippers only have one way to sign a player who is better than minimum-salary caliber, but what if they could use it to get two? The Clippers have only one tool...
  • 7 days ago
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Quality Free Agent Big Men May Demand More than Clippers Can Offer

SBN: Clips Nation (Lucas Hann) — After trading Spencer Hawes, the Clippers find themselves in search of a quality third big--just like the last few summers. It's the tale often told around these parts: the draft is this week,...
  • 7 days ago
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A Closer Look at the Clippers’ Rebranding

ClipperBlog.com (Brandon Tomyoy) — With the rebrand of the Los Angeles Clippers now underway, Los Angeles Magazine has published a look behind the process of moving the team further into the Steve Ballmer era. And while remaking...
  • 7 days ago
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DeMarcus Cousins and the Los Angeles Clippers

SBN: Clips Nation (Lucas Hann) — In which the Clippers can get in on the action where a struggling team dumps its star big man... sort of. It was kind of a surreal situation for the Sacramento Kings: they had a star player...
  • 8 days ago