2 hours ago | WTF
The federal case against a Los Angeles police officer accused of human smuggling has been "dismissed without prejudice" this week, a spokeswoman for the U.S. Attorney in San Diego confirmed today to L.A. Weekly. Thirty-four-year-old Carlos Curiel ...
10 hours ago | Drugs
As city law stands, weed delivery is, in most cases, illegal. That, at least, is the stance of the Los Angeles City Attorney's office, which says there's nothing in voter-approved Proposition D from 2013 that says you can treat pot like pizza and ...
11 hours ago | Race & Ethnicity
Uber this week announced that it has updated it's driver "code of conduct." Part of that code includes the provision that "it is unacceptable to refuse to provide or accept services based on a person’s race." Obviously. Some African Americans have...
12 hours ago | Hollywood
In Los Angeles, nearly three out of four people is a minority. In California, Latinos recently surpassed whites as the largest ethnic/racial group. And the United Sates population is now more than one-third (37 percent) minority. Darnell Hunt of U...
1 day ago | LGBT
Kamala Harris is smart. Instead of allowing California's bat-shit crazy kill-the-gays initiative to pass through her hands pretty much unscathed, as she is obligated to do, she's going to ask a court "for declaratory relief" by "seeking judicial a...
1 day ago | Development
Ah, the Arts District, that last bastion of bohemian living where you can rent a 100-year-old loft, grab a craft beer down the street, and take in the sights and smells of homelessness in the morning. And yet the Arts District today feels like it'...