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At Ma’am Sir, Charles Olalia delves deeper into the foods of his Filipino heritage

“You have to remove the pork taste,” Charles Olalia remembers his grandmother intoning about the crucial ingredients in the classic …read more

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Mary Oliver, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, dies at 83

Mary Oliver, the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet whose work focused on spirituality, nature and New England, died of cancer on Thursday …read more

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Finding a geography of home in the Inland Empire

The first time I saw the images of “In the Sunshine of Neglect” — an exhibition in Riverside by curator …read more

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The ‘Chinese Dream’ turns into a zombie-like nightmare in Yan Lianke’s ‘The Day The Sun Died’

President Xi Jinping’s slogan of national optimism, “The Chinese Dream,” may have been appropriated for his own advantage, but it …read more

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The tribal tug of football, a sport that makes us stand up and sing

“I hate tech!” the lovely and patient older daughter blurted one day, frustrated when some upgrade wasn’t working. She has …read more

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Review: NoMad plants its flag in downtown Los Angeles

In a year swollen with new restaurants helmed by Chefs from Elsewhere, NoMad registered as one of the biggest and …read more

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In a skid row apartment building, L.A. restaurant chefs help residents get cooking

On a cool December evening, a group of residents at the Charles Cobb Apartments in downtown made their way through …read more

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Olivia Culpo debuts exclusive collection with Express

The Express x Olivia Culpo collection hit 300 stores today, as well as online at express.com/oliviaculpo. The line is the …read more

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Sergio Rossi looks to remain nimble at retail, turns focus to U.S.

Sergio Rossi chief executive officer Riccardo Sciutto is in-between flights with a layover in Paris before arriving in …read more

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The latest sleeper sofas offer solutions for tight spaces — and even mites

As many homeowners move to living smaller in tiny houses, accessory dwelling units and <a class="colorbox" href="http://www.latimes.com/home/la-hm-living-vehicle-20180526-story.htmlv" …read more

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