3 hours ago | WTF
A driver who was under the influence while possibly also texting plowed his Mercedes SUV into a black-and-white patrol car in West Hollywood over the weekend, authorities said. It happened early Friday after a deputy had pulled over another driver...
4 hours ago | Los Angeles
One of the paradoxes of Watts is that the community has been transformed from an African-American enclave to a Latino one — yet its problems have remained the same. The DUI investigation of 22-year-old Marquette Fry on Aug. 11, 1965, drew a crowd ...
3 days ago | Race & Ethnicity
Pro golf remains as one of the last high-profile holdouts in a cascade of businesses and organizations that have cut ties with Donald Trump over his assertion that Mexican immigrants are criminals and rapists. Although October's PGA Grand Slam of ...
3 days ago | Alcohol & Spirits
Here's how one midsummer's nightmare goes: You're driving along after you had too many drinks and you see flashing blue and red lights in your rear view mirror. Woop-woop. You end up in handcuffs, and soon you're behind bars being asked what neigh...
3 days ago | Earthquake
We've been telling you this for three years now: The West Coast actually has a rudimentary earthquake warning system that could give us a precious 90 seconds of warning before the Big One arrives. Lives could be saved. And during those years the f...
4 days 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 ...