1 hour ago | Education
Despite our air-headed reputation, greater L.A. has no shortage of great institutions of higher learning. In recent years the British publication Times Higher Education has named Pasadena's Caltech the best university on the planet. UCLA and ...
2 hours ago | Environment
By now most of you probably agree that global warming is a matter of scientific fact. Where the slope gets slippery is when armchair meteorologists try to figure out what, exactly, this warm-up is doing to our day-to-day weather. Blame a heat wave...
1 day ago | Economy
Los Angeles certainly has played its role in the gotta-have-it ethos of American capitalism. Imagery blasted by Hollywood and the music industry can make some goods appear to be needs rather than wants. On the other hand, L.A is an immigration mec...
1 day ago | Weather
The climatic vibe of South Florida is returning to Southern California this week. While tropical, humid weather is not entirely foreign here, particularly in late summer, the sticky stuff seems to be making frequent stops in L.A. during the hot mo...
2 days ago | Transportation
Los Angeles area gas prices seemed to spike at the worst time, during the peak summer driving season. But experts say they're finally settling down. Fuel pump comparison app and website GasBuddy.com says retail prices in the Los Angeles area have ...
3 days ago | Porn
The state has opened an investigation into allegations that a foreign concern provided substantial financial backing for a failed adult video industry campaign to defeat Los Angeles County's mandatory condoms-in-porn initiative. That's accor...