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Incredible photos of the small French commune that held the first Winter Olympics

Before the Winter Olympics became the spectacle it is today, it began as a modest ensemble of athletes in Chamonix, France.<p>The snowy, French commune hosted the first winter games with 16 participating nations in 1924.<p>The event would forever change Chamonix; it propelled the town out of obscurity …

California's 17 ballot measure propositions explained

Election Day is November 8. It's time to study up.<p>There's a lot on the ballot, including 17 statewide ballot measures certified by the California …

Topic: The LA County judge candidates

Take Two® | November 04, 09:00 AM This year, eight candidates are running for four spots on L.A. Superior Court. "Ultimately, that's what we're here …

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Young voters are much more likely to reject Trump’s racism

It’s hard not to be pessimistic about the future of race in a country where a soon-to-be presidential nominee is appealing to white nationalists. But …

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Point your phone at an equation and Mathpix will solve it

Math isn't everyone's strong suit, especially those who haven't stretched that part of their brain since college. Thanks to the wonders of image recognition technology, we now have Mathpix, an iOS app that lets you point your phone camera at a problem and calculates solutions in seconds.<p>The …

The Best Outdoor Restaurant Patios in Los Angeles

July 9 at 5:15 p.m.<p>June 22 at 11:58 a.m.<p>June 4 at 1:54 p.m.<p>May 21 at 11:58 a.m.<p>May 10 at 6:48 p.m.<p>November 14 at 6:56 a.m.

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The 17 equations that changed the world

In 2012, Mathematician Ian Stewart came out with an excellent and deeply researched book titled "In Pursuit of the Unknown: 17 Equations That Changed the World.<p>His book takes a look at the most pivotal equations of all time, and puts them in a human, rather than technical context.<p>"Equations …

Just made this baked apple oatmeal for #breakfast on Snapchat! Only 240 calories. Very easy and fairly quick. Check out my Snapchat or click link in my bio for recipe on FitMenCook.com. Boom. (traducción abajo) --------------- Acabo de preparar esta avena con manzana esta mañana para el #desayuno. Fue sencillo y rápido. Para obtener la receta, agrégame en SnapChat (@fitmencook) o echa vistazo a FitMenCook.com por hacer clic enlace en mi perfil. Bum.

The 25 Best dineLA Deals for Summer 2015

White-hot lunch and dinner options below.<p>Next week marks the return of <b>dineLA</b>, the seasonal event that sees restaurants across the city crafting massive deals meant to entice newcomers and say thank you to the longtime regulars. From high-end Beverly Hills restaurants you've been meaning to try, to …

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Happy #FundaySunday! With #MemorialDay in the US tomorrow, many of you may be making plans for picnics. This weekend I put together 5 quick & easy salad recipes using my favorite food - avocado! Click the link in my profile or go to FitMenCook.com for the recipes. Which avocado do you prefer? Tag someone who eats avocado by the pound! Boom. (traducción abajo) Feliz domingo! Con el día conmemorativo en los EEUU mañana, muchos de ustedes van a tener un picnic. Este fin de semana yo preparé 5 recetas sencillas utilizando uno de mis comidas favoritas - el aguacate! Haz clic el enlace en mi perfil o echa vistazo a FitMenCook.com para obtener las recetas. Cual ensalada de aguacate prefieres? Etiqueta a alguien que le encantaria esas ensaladas con aguacate. Bum.

Yosemite BASE jumper was attuned to the flutter of a butterfly

Stepping off Taft Point on the evening of his death, Dean Potter tensed his body and set a trajectory through the sky above Yosemite Valley.<p>He measured time — three seconds of free fall — before the baffles of his wingsuit inflated, and the resistance of his body against the air pushed back against …

Photographer takes our breath away with time-lapse travel

When camera companies began putting a “record” button on DSLRs, things got really interesting for Rob Whitworth. Is he a photographer or a filmmaker?<p>The ambiguity about his work description does not matter for anyone who has taken a heart-racing, stomach-dropping ride through his time-lapse …

Pasadena Gets A New All-You-Can-Play Retro Video Game Arcade

fullscreen<p>While retro arcades have been making a comeback in Los Angeles with guests tossing quarters into their machines, a new Pasadena shop has a …

Growing up at Fulham: Life as an American youth in a foreign academy

MOTSPUR PARK, England – Without a soccer team of his own to coach for the first time in about four decades, former FC Dallas manager, Jujutsu black …

12 Best Affogatos in Los Angeles

Pazzogato at Pazzo Gelato<p>A.Scattergood<p><b>12. Pazzo Gelato</b><br>The affogato from this Silver Lake gelato shop is like a coffee geek's idea of a sundae (maybe …

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Guest Recipe: Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Title<p>Guest Recipe: Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars<p>Katherine is the former Living Managing Editor at KCET.org. She's been living in and writing …

12 Most Surreal Light Installations at Lyon's Festival of Lights

<b>Swarm of Red Lanterns in a Forest</b><p>The Festival of Lights in Lyon, France (or Fte des Lumires) kicked off on December 6th bringing with it dazzling light displays by artists from around the world. “Every year we ask the artists to propose their concepts based on locations,” explained Jean-Franois …

Your Guide To Vietnamese Banh Mi Sandwiches In The San Gabriel Valley

<i>By Kristie Hang</i> <br>If you're still getting your sandwiches at Subway, you're missing out! Vietnamese sandwiches, known as banh mi, continue to be one of …

The Derby of the Eternal Enemies - Olympiacos v. Panathinaikos | the Football Vagabond, Ep. 1

So Dan won Twitter. RT @GothamistDan: Inspired by NBC Sports' "EPL 101", I give you "MLS 101". It's simple, guys! http://t.co/GUqrIeKR0b

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America's Most Important Soccer Player Conquers The Old World

<i>Originally published in</i> Howler Magazine, <i>whose latest issue is a celebration of U.S. soccer's centennial</i>. <i>Follow the magazine on Twitter, …

Clint Irwin on the Economics of Being a Regular Professional Athlete

0<p>SHARES<p>I wrote this on February 20, 2011:<p>This is the first entry into my journal of the life of a “free-agent” professional soccer player. I find it …