19 minutes 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...
14 hours 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...
16 hours 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...
22 hours 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...
1 day ago | Traffic
Of course America's worst freeway commute is in Los Angeles. A new Auto Insurance Center analysis of data — from the U.S. Census Bureau, the 2015 Urban Mobility Scorecard, the INRIX 2015 Traffic Scorecard and the U.S. Energy Information ...
3 days ago | Geography of L.A.
Too often South L.A. and black L.A. are seen as the same thing. They are not. The term "South L.A." was coined in the wake of the 1992 riots; before then, much of the city south of the 10 freeway was referred to as South-Central Los Angeles....