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Gangsters undergo style makeover, according to police

March 23, 2009 |  4:30 pm

Ktla_newsHere are some of the stories that KTLA News is working on this evening:

GQ GANSTERS: It's out with the baggy pants, shaved heads and tattoos. The new 'gangster' look is much more conventional and clean-cut, almost off the pages of GQ.  Gang investigators say they are seeing a 'makeover' trend among hard-core gang members who are trying to disguise their gangster ties to avoid detection by police.

HOUSING SALES: The housing market is starting to turn around, with today’s news that housing sales increased more than 5% last month.  KTLA News looks at the short-term and long-term impacts of this change.