2 hours ago | Marijuana
Gov. Jerry Brown today signed a trio of bills that finally provides statewide rules for California's medical marijuana growers and sellers. The governor called the bills part of a "long-overdue comprehensive regulatory framework for the production...
3 hours ago | Economy
A powerful city board this week said yes to rent hikes for tens of thousands of Los Angeles residents. The Housing Committee voted unanimously to mandate that landlords of about 13,500 "soft-story" apartment buildings and 1,451 or so concrete...
9 hours ago | Hollywood
Hollywood clubland is out of control. That, at least, seems to be the opinion of area city Councilman Mitch O’Farrell, who this week warned the nightlife venues to shape up or ship out as Halloween party season approaches. "The long list of p...
1 day ago | WTF
UCLA is investigating allegations that white fraternity and sorority members spoofed Kanye West and Kim Kardashian with clothing, padded rear ends and "charcoal"-covered foreheads as part of a "Kanye Western" party this week. The school said in a ...
1 day ago | Law
The saga of Hollywood's rebellious supperclub continued this week as city prosecutors said the bottle-service venue "continued to violate multiple conditions of the zoning code," according to a statement. The club's troubles started in 2012 when L...