10 hours ago | Transportation
Uber says it offers "the safest rides on the road," but a series of sexual assault allegations against some of its drivers have called its screening process into question. The company requires background checks and says it conducts "ongoing review...
11 hours ago | Crime
Windsor Square is L.A.'s first Beverly Hills, the home of the official mayor's residence, and the place where you'll still find stately manors and relatively old money. It's also a community that's dealing with its second homicide in thr...
1 day ago | Media
In 2011, Long Beach Post reporter Greggory Moore was detained by cops for taking photos outside a courthouse. Eight sheriffs deputies detained, frisked, and interrogated him, saying his actions were suspicious. In the wake of 9/11, the Los Angeles...
1 day ago | Education
The fight over the University of California's budget turned ugly this week, with UC President Janet Napolitano threatening that out-of-state admissions at UCLA and UC Berkeley would be capped for 2015-16 if the system doesn't get more taxpayer cas...
1 day ago | Economy
Los Angeles is the biggest city in a state that has more billionaires than any other place except the United States itself and China. L.A. is home to the movie industry and to the largest ports in the nation, the latter of which are known to gener...
1 day ago | Community
The community known as Sawtelle, or West L.A. proper, has a new name. And it's not the moniker, Little Osaka, newbies have ascribed to the area that's rife with Asian eats. It's Sawtelle Japantown. The Los Angeles City Council recently unani...