18 hours ago | Alcohol & Spirits
Record heat struck Southern California on this fall Friday, and that can only mean one thing: People are going out and drinking tonight. You know this. Just beware: The Los Angeles Police Department and other agencies are on the hunt for dru...
20 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...
21 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...
1 day 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...
2 days 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 ...