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At Courthouse, Xinran Ji's Case Attracts Chinese Supporters Across California

The Ji family attorney called the defendants' plea of not guilty "a secondary trauma" to his parents. (Michelle Toh/Neon Tommy)

Michelle Toh
Editor-at-Large

Ji's violent death has stirred up emotional support within the Chinese student community, not only at USC but across California.

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Valley Businesses Mull Minimum Wage Hike

Mayor Eric Garcetti addresses supporters at a Labor Day rally. (Kevin Mallory/Neon Tommy)

Kevin Mallory
Contributor

Heightened minimum wage “is about the dignity of being a human being.”

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Six Flags Roller Coaster Catches Fire, Collapses

The iconic ride met an unfortunate end. (Eric Hernandez, Creative Commons)

Ashley Yang
Web Producer

A new installment in the history of amusement park horrors.

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Challenging L.A.'s Destructive Hit-And-Run Crisis: How A City Copes

A Memorial Ghost Bike now rests where 22 year old Luis 'Andy' Garcia was killed in Boyle Heights

Matthew Tinoco
Senior Reporter

Andy Garcia was killed on the Cesar Chavez Bridge by an intoxicated driver. 

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L.A.'s Minimum Wage Hike Fails To Excite Some Workers In The Valley

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti announces minimum wage hike plan on Labor Day at Martin Luther King, Jr. Park

Shuang Li
Staff Reporter

Is the minimum wage hike sufficient for low wage workers? 

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Minimum Wage Raise Garners Support From Northridge Workers

Two young women are unable to fully support themselves on their hourly wages of $9 an hour.

Belinda Cai
Web Producer

VIDEO: Two young women are unable to fully support themselves on their hourly wages of $9 an hour.

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