Corrections
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Ukrainian soccer: In the Oct. 12 Sports section, an article about the conflict in Ukraine and its impact on soccer incorrectly stated that businessman Rinat Akhmetov has been "linked to organized crime." Akhmetov has never been charged with any crime, and his representatives deny any connection.

LAPD detective: In the Oct. 18 Section A, an article about an LAPD detective who made inappropriate remarks at a training class included a headline that said the Police Department's civilian overseers recommended that he be fired. The recommendation was made by a department board of rights panel.

Grad student killings: In the Oct. 17 LATExtra section, a story about the trial of a man accused of killing of two USC graduate students identified the victims as Wanzhi Qu and Xiyong Wu. The victims were Ming Qu and Ying Wu.

UCLA football: An article in the Oct. 12 Sports section reported that Brett Hundley had passed Gary Beban to become the leading career rusher among UCLA quarterbacks. John Sciarra is...

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"Easy Rider": An article in the Oct. 17 Section A about the auction of a motorcycle said to have been used in the film "Easy Rider" said that the auction house Profiles in History offered actor Peter Fonda a share in the proceeds to promote the sale. It was the motorcycle's owner, Michael Eisenberg, who made Fonda that offer.

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Supersonico Festival: In the Oct. 13 Calendar section, a review of the Supersonico Festival in downtown Los Angeles said that the festival was developed by Goldenvoice. It was developed by the music company Cookman.

Theater listing: The "5 Days Out" listings in the Oct. 15 Calendar section listed "The Dance of Death" as "The Death of Dance."

Whittier voting: In the Oct. 16 LATExtra section, an article about Whittier's move toward district-based City Council elections said that the California Voting Rights Act was approved in 2001. It was approved in 2002.

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Campaign trail: In the Oct. 9 Section A, an article about President Obama's dearth of campaign appearances this fall misspelled the first name of Rep. Renee Ellmers of North Carolina as Rene.

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Missing parrot: In the Oct. 14 LATExtra section, an article about the return of a gray parrot named Nigel said that a Torrance resident had first spotted the bird in her bugambilia. That is the Mexican name for bougainvillea.

Home sales: In the Oct. 14 Business section, an article about September home sales said that contacts by prospective home buyers at real estate firm Redfin had increased by 50%. That figure was for the Los Angeles market, not nationwide.

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Ebola preparations: In the Oct. 13 LATExtra section, an article

about what medical workers are doing to prepare should an Ebola case emerge in Southern California said that a nurse in Spain had contracted the disease from a patient and died. As of Monday, the nurse was alive and in serious but stable condition.

Ojai shopping: An article in the Oct. 11 Saturday section incorrectly identified an Ojai ceramist as Karen Bernscott; her name is Karen Scott. Her shop is called Bernscott Pottery.

Bell Gardens: An article in the Oct. 1 LATExtra section about the fatal shooting of Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo misspelled the first name of the mayor's wife, Lyvette, as Levette. The error also appeared in an article Oct. 2 and a photo caption Oct. 8.

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