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November 7, 2006 |
Two Los Angeles police officers filed a lawsuit against the city Monday, alleging that the Police Department transferred them from gang-enforcement efforts in the troubled Jordan Downs housing project after gang members and their supporters made many unsustained complaints about them.
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May 24, 2005 |
It's Monday morning at an online-advertising conference, and the chief executive of AdBrite Inc. is talking about repurchase rates and average per-click costs. But he's seriously distracted by the busty models serving beer in the booth next door. At the first opportunity -- after getting through his sales pitch -- he reaches over for a plastic cup of Amstel Light. Potential clients might recoil at the sight of a CEO behaving this way before lunch. But those who recognize Philip J.