Linkin Park singer dead in apparent suicide – coroner
21 July 2017 | 5:42 am
Officials say Chester Bennington, the lead singer of rock band Linkin Park, has been found dead in Los Angeles in an apparent suicide.
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A brush fire and a separate apartment block fire broke out near the Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles during Game 2 of the World Series on Wednesday
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A rapidly growing wildfire in the foothills north of Los Angeles threatened thousands of homes on Tuesday.
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"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett appeared on stage in West Hollywood less than a week after being attacked and spoke to enthusiastic fans on Saturday.
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Angelina Jolie and her kids stole the show on Monday night when they turned up for the world premiere of Disney's new "Dumbo" movie in Los Angeles.
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Bloomberg Editor-in-Chief Emeritus Matt Winkler examines the economic boom of Los Angeles, California and the factors that set its economy apart from other major U.S. cities.
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Thousands of people streamed into a public memorial in Los Angeles on Thursday for slain rapper Nipsey Hussle, who was gunned down in the city last month.
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Inside the Los Angeles high school specially designed for teenage mums.
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Beyonce and the cast of "The Lion King" descended on Los Angeles' Hollywood Boulevard on Tuesday night (July 9) for the world premiere of the remake of the Disney classic.
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Actor Kevin Hart suffered major injuries in a car accident in Los Angeles early on Sunday morning, the California Highway Patrol said.
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A wildfire that was sparked in the hills north of Los Angeles has now reached neighborhoods. Firefighters are scrambling to contain the out-of-control blaze as dozens of homes have been destroyed.
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Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti speaks about the need for residents to away from areas under an evacuation order.
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Singer Rihanna was among the stars who descended on Los Angeles' fabled Hollywood Boulevard on Thursday night for the world premiere of "Queen & Slim," a thriller about a black couple on the run after they kill a white policeman in self-defense.
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Official results have yet to be announced, but the two leading candidates are running neck and neck in results tallied by local media. Disappointingly, Tuesday's election witnessed a low voter turnout compared with 2017.
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A deadly fire at Cuba's main oil terminal Matanzas is still burning days after one of its gas tanks was struck by lightning. Mexico and Venezuela have deployed teams to help contain the blaze.
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Footage circulating on social media shows black smoke rising in the area of a Russian military air base in Crimea. Meanwhile, Russian oil transit has been reportedly halted to three EU countries.
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Serena Williams delivered an impressive physical performance in challenging conditions to return to winning ways at the Toronto Open on Monday and then said she can see the light at the end of the tennis tunnel in her career. Williams was forced to dig deep during her 6-3 6-4 first-round victory over Spain's Nuria Parrizas Diaz that saw the two women exchange blasts from the baseline in sweltering conditions on a hot and humid centre court.
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The leaders of Estonia and Finland have called for European nations to stop issuing tourist visas to Russians. Both nations are being used as a route for Russian tourists seeking to skirt an EU ban on air travel.
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