2 hours ago | Crime
A Venice boardwalk hotel owner was behind bars this week after he was charged with murdering a homeless man who sleeps outside his inn. Witnesses said a dispute erupted early Sunday over homeless people sleeping near the entrance to the Cadillac H...
3 hours ago | Economy
You've heard it all before: Los Angeles is a left-leaning, high-tax, labor-friendly city that is almost hostile to startups and small businesses. And yet the city remains the anchor of one of the world's largest economies, with California housing ...
19 hours ago | Above the Law
Uproar over an L.A. Police Commission proposal to kick out and possibly arrest those who make "personal, impertinent or profane remarks" at its police headquarters public meetings appears to have inspired the body to table the idea until Sept...
21 hours ago | Sports
L.A is officially the U.S. Olympic Committee's choice to take on the American bid for the 2024 Olympics, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced today from the Annenberg Community Beach House in Santa Monica. The L.A. City Council voted unanimously earlier ...
1 day ago | Community
Los Angeles is running out of new phone numbers for the area code that covers the west-of-downtown core of this metropolis. We're talking, of course, about 323. "The 323 area code is expected to use up all the available prefixes by March 2018," st...
1 day ago | LGBT
A man who spit on a transgender woman at Target in Glendale was charged recently with suspicion of hate crime and assault. It wasn't necessarily the spitting that got him in trouble, however, a Glendale police spokeswoman told us. The victim, a 45...