Physical Los Angeles

FBI drops plan for Westwood towers

Sen. Dianne Feinstein's opposition on behalf of neighbors posed too great an obstacle and the FBI will look for another location to build its new L.A.-area headquarters. The feds had wanted to expand at Wilshire and the 405 freeway.

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