13 hours ago | Crime
A Los Angeles Police Department officer wounded during a running gun battle in Watts last night was released from a hospital today, Officer Drake Madison said. The shootout took place about 11 p.m. after officers on patrol chased a man fleeing fro...
15 hours ago | Marijuana
A plan to tax recreational marijuana locally, should it be legalized by California voters in November, is now being taken off the shelf. L.A. County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, who proposed the 10 percent tax on the gross receipts of pot bu...
19 hours ago | Education
The expletives that come out of you without warning when someone cuts you off in traffic might actually be accurate. A new report from personal finance site WalletHub suggests Los Angeles is not the smartest city around. In fact, by some metrics w...
1 day ago | Fires
Nearly 800 animals, including horses and livestock, have been evacuated from the Sand Fire zone of Northern Los Angeles County. The creatures have been transported to the Antelope Valley Fair Grounds, Hansen Dam and Pierce College. The latter...
1 day ago | Marijuana
California's potent police associations say marijuana legalization is bad for all of us. But those most concerned with our health, doctors, are endorsing a bid to legitimize the use of recreational pot. Today the California Academy of Preventive M...
2 days ago | Housing
Fifteen-hundred dollars still sounds like a lot of money. But by most estimates we've seen, that's actually below the median monthly rate for even a one-bedroom apartment in Los Angeles. In fact, last month Apartment List pegged our market's...