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CSI star abused by his girlfriend at Venice home?

Former star of CSI, Gary Dourdan’s (43) girlfriend was arrested recently at his Venice home by cops on a domestic violence call. But the charges were dropped today because “the whole thing was a misunderstanding,” reports TMZ. What was really ...

How many visitors crowd into Venice on the weekends? I’m shocked.

During summer weekends, 150,000 visitors squeeze into Venice. (AP) Not impressed?  Are you yawning at me?  Okay, hot shot. Guess how many people actually live in Venice?  A few hundred thousand?  Wrong. Just 35,820 people live there. (Wikipedia) So that’s ...

Bad economy sparks “aggressive” competition among Venice vendors

Fist fights. A table kicked across the boardwalk. Vendors along Venice beach are getting surly due to “a stubbornly sour economy heightening competition.”  (AP)  This year, vendor applications have doubled, performer apps are up 80 percent and the cops are ...