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Celeb hacking scandal shows digital vulnerability

In this March 17, 2014 file photo, US actress Scarlett Johansson arrives on the red carpet for the French premiere of the film "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," at the Rex Cinema,  in Paris. To keep private pictures private, never upload them online. That’s the advice experts offer after hackers broke into female celebrities’ personal accounts, stole nude photos and posted them online.  Even though such hacking is illegal - the man who stole nude photos of Johansson was convicted of federal wiretapping and unauthorized access to a computer - ensuring that all the illicit images are removed from all the sites that posted them is a never-ending challenge that one expert likened to a game of “whack-a-mole.” (AP Photo/Jacques Brinon, file)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — To keep private pictures private, never upload them online.

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Hernandez loses command in Dodgers’ 6-4 loss

Los Angeles Dodgers Roberto Hernandez pitches in the first inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Gus Ruelas)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Roberto Hernandez lost his touch against the Washington Nationals early in the game.

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Homer-happy Nationals beat Dodgers 6-4

Washington Nationals starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez throws to first to after fielding a grounder from Los Angeles Dodgers Dee Gordon for the an out in the first inning of a baseball game, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Gus Ruelas)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Denard Span hit two of Washington’s four homers, Gio Gonzalez got his first victory of the second half and the Nationals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-4 Monday night in a matchup of division leaders.

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This Date In Baseball

1952 — Mike Fornieles of the Washington Senators, in his major league debut, pitched a one-hitter for a 5-0 victory over the Philadelphia Athletics in the second game of a doubleheader.

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California Made in America show tunes up for day 2

Afrojack performs on stage during the Made In America Festival at Grand Park on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Los Angeles, Calif. (Photo by Paul A. Hebert/Invision/AP)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The second day of downtown Los Angeles’ inaugural outdoor music festival sizzled on Sunday as more than 37,000 concertgoers grooved to an eclectic mix of rock, hip-hop and electronic music under the blazing sun.

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