L.A. Weekly staff writer Dennis Romero has worked on staff at several magazines and newspapers, including the Philadelphia Inquirer and the Los Angeles Times, where he participated in Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of the L.A. riots. His work has appeared in Rolling Stone online, the Guardian, and, as a young stringer, the New York Times.
4 days ago | Politics
Imagine a future in which California secedes from the United States after a fascist president orders all immigrants to leave. The new comic book Calexit, expected to be one of the stars of the show at San Diego Comic Con this week, takes its reade...
5 days ago | Marijuana
New legislation would allow those who served our country to obtain medical marijuana through Veterans Affairs doctors. But supporters are wary of the Trump administration.
8 days ago | Alcohol & Spirits
Cops have a new focus in their fight against impaired driving: those under the influence of prescription drugs.
8 days ago | Politics
A San Fernando Valley congressman who apparently has heard his left-leaning constituents loud and clear has officially made the move toward impeaching President Trump. U.S. Rep. Brad Sherman of Sherman Oaks filed an article of impeachment yesterda...
9 days ago | Police
The LAPD generally says cannot have when it comes to giving its body-cam footage to the public. A new California bill would overrule the department and let the public see select footage.