Posts Tagged ‘german’

Man killed while cleaning machine at Gardena manufacturing facility

An employee at a Gardena manufacturing plant was fatally injured Monday when a machine he was cleaning somehow turned on, authorities said. The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health was notified of the accident at German Machined Products Inc

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California Sounds: A closer look at the Los Angeles-area artists headed to the Grammys

One of the less obvious storylines in the race for Grammy Award glory is the role geography plays in this year’s prominent races. The eight nominees in the record of the year category, for example, represent a half dozen North American metropolitan areas — and one rural German town.

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J. Herman Sitrick, WWII veteran credited with single-handedly capturing 21 Nazis, dies at 93

Some 70 years later, he remembered how it began.

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J. Herman Sitrick, WWII veteran credited with single-handedly capturing 21 Nazis, dies at 93

Some 70 years later, he remembered how it began. A German soldier at the Battle of the Bulge in Belgium approached him, he said, and declared in German: “Don’t shoot! I have three children.” Jules Herman Sitrick, who was then a young soldier patrolling alone, said he allowed the German to seek..

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Keep warm with #alltheschnitzels at this new Highland Park beer garden

Hinterhof German Kitchen German-born photographer Matthias Brandt plans to open Hinterhof German Kitchen and beer garden on Saturday in Highland Park. Expect traditional and vegan versions of schnitzel, wurst, spaetzle and beer-cheese-topped pretzels alongside draft and bottled German beers and…

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When professionals sell out, we get a president like Trump

When he was 16, Friedrich Trump, President Trump’s grandfather, fled mandatory military service in the German Imperial Army.

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L.A. Auto Show 2018: BMW’s new X5 SUV expands space, adds V8 engine

BMW is bringing an all-new fourth generation of its X5 luxury sport utility vehicle — er, what BMW prefers to call a “sports activity vehicle” — to the market for 2019, nearly two decades after the German automaker launched the first X5. There are two models: The X5 xDr40i and the X5 xDr50i that…

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L.A. Auto Show 2018: BMW’s new X5 SUV expands space, adds V8 engine

BMW is bringing an all-new fourth generation of its X5 luxury sport utility vehicle — er, what BMW prefers to call a “sports activity vehicle” — to the market for 2019, nearly two decades after the German automaker launched the first X5. There are two models: The X5 xDr40i and the X5 xDr50i that…

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Review: Katrin Korfmann’s bird’s-eye views aren’t what they seem

Things aren’t what they seem in Katrin Korfmann’s large photographs, and the world is more interesting when seen through her lens. At Kopeikin Gallery, six big digital prints by the German artist take you to places where you lose your bearings-and are wiser for it.

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Some called him Cujo, others knew him as The Dog. But in this Utah town, all knew him as a killer.

Some took to calling him Cujo. Others dubbed him Zorro. At least one named him Jack

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