31 minutes ago | Raves
A teenage raver who perished after attending the Hard Summer festival in Pomona died from MDMA "intoxication," a coroner's official said today. No other drugs were mentioned in the toxicology report for 18-year-old Tracy Nguyen of West Covina, he ...
4 hours ago | Economy
A new report by real estate listings site Trulia asks the question, "Who Lost the American Dream?" The answer, it seems, is Latinos and millennials. The site says it looked at American Community Survey data, including income levels, renting a...
11 hours ago | Porn
The industry denied it for years. Sure, there are porn stars who have contracted HIV, but never on-set, at least not since 2004. The business argued that it's twice-a-month STD testing for performers, though voluntary, has worked to keep on-set ou...
1 day ago | Weather
We wouldn't blame you for thinking that maybe El Niño has abandoned us. Record high temperatures punctuated an unusual February heat wave this week, and cooling but still above-normal temps were expected through the beginning of next week, fo...
1 day ago | Sex Crimes
Saying that a targeted massage parlors "exploit women," City Attorney Mike Feuer this week announced a crackdown against a "ring" of such businesses. Prostitution enterprises allegedly posing as massage parlors? In Los Angeles? Say it ain't so. Th...
2 days ago | Above the Law
Former Los Angeles Sheriff Lee Baca has agreed to plead guilty to a felony allegation of lying to the FBI during an investigation of corruption and civil rights violations inside his department, the U.S. Attorney's Office in L.A. announced today. ...