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Entertainment Dates announced for two '50 Shades' sequels Dates announced for two '50 Shades' sequels (Photo Gallery)
"Fifty Shades of Grey" stars Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan will reprise their roles in the sequels "Fifty Shades Darker" and "Fifty Shades Freed" on Valentine's weekends in 2017 and 2018 respectively, Universal Pictures announced Thursday.

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Local & Regional ICE facility in Bakersfield: 'It meets our highest standards' ICE facility in Bakersfield: 'It meets our highest standards' (Video)
Federal officials say their newly opened facility for immigration detainees provides the highest level of programs and facilities. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials showed off the $10 million in renovations to the long-closed Mesa Verde Detention Facility on Golden State Avenue in Bakersfield.
Local & Regional LA mayor launches Clean Streets Initiative
Eric Garcetti on Thursday signed an order for his Clean Streets Initiative. It would deploy an additional 5,000 trash cans around town in the next four years — there currently are just 1,000 — and create strike teams to target areas where lots of trash and furniture has been illegally dumped.

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Sports Basketball diplomacy: NBA greats teach Cubans basketball
Basketball great Dikembe Mutombo sank baskets from seemingly every position on the court Thursday as a half-dozen Cuban players watched admiringly on the first day of an NBA training camp aimed at boosting the game's popularity on the communist-run island following the declaration of detente between Washington and Havana.
Sports Michael Crabtree joins Raiders with something to prove
The big-money, long-term deal that Crabtree had hoped to get on the open market never materialized and he ended up signing a one-year, prove-it deal with the Oakland Raiders that guarantees him just $1.3 million.

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Home 'Tutu Tuesday' eases fears at Florida hospital 'Tutu Tuesday' eases fears at Florida hospital
Doctors and nurses have started wearing ballet tutus every Tuesday to cheer up young hospital patients at a Florida hospital. It started with a request made by a nervous patient -- now, almost the entire staff is wearing the tutus.
Home Proposal, lost ring found at Boston Marathon Proposal, lost ring found at Boston Marathon (Video)
Love was in the air at this year's Boston Marathon. One runner had a sparkly gift waiting for his fiancé at the finish line, while another runner almost lost his sparkle for good. Katie Brace has their stories.

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Business Durable goods orders up, but business investment falls again Durable goods orders up, but business investment falls again
Purchases of long-lasting manufactured goods in March jumped by the largest amount in eight months, but a closer look at the details reveals that businesses kept pruning their investment plans in the face of a softening U.S. economy.
Business Diet Pepsi dropping aspartame on customer concerns Diet Pepsi dropping aspartame on customer concerns
PepsiCo says it's dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in response to customer feedback and replacing it with sucralose, another artificial sweetener commonly known as Splenda.

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Investigations IRS warns of phone scam IRS warns of phone scam (Video)
Eyewitness News has received dozens of calls about the suspicious callers on our news tip line in recent weeks. The caller frequently asks for immediate payment of supposed unpaid taxes, often demanding the payment be made in a very specific way, like with a pre-paid debit card.

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Technology A 'Beat the Clock' for the YouTube generation (Photo Gallery)
This isn't your grandparents' "Beat the Clock." Inside a soundstage at YouTube Space LA, a high-tech production facility operated by the streaming video site, a couple of YouTube stars have been outfitted with helmets and jockstraps affixed with long hooks.

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Health Bakersfield girl gets custom 3D-printed prosthetic hand (Video)
The mother and daughter met with a maker called Fathom out in Oakland. Fathom made Isabella a custom 3D-printed prosthetic hand. Isabella personalized it with hot pink coloring, Care Bears, and even a little diamond ring.