34 minutes ago | Housing
L.A.'s high rents ($2,000 for a median-priced one-bedroom) and low vacancy rate (three percent) mean that our city is a nightmare for those on the market for a new apartment, according to a new study. Two years ago, a study by the UCLA Ziman Cente...
17 hours ago | Marijuana
Unless you're a legit home nurse or other "primary caregiver" bringing medicine home to your patient, pot delivery is illegal in the city of Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Cannabis Task Force is hoping to change that. The group, which represent...
1 day ago | Real Estate
If you wonder why the median price of a home here ($530,000, according to real estate data firm CoreLogic), is so damn high, look no further than the high end of L.A.'s housing market. It's astronomical. Real estate site Point2 Homes parsed i...
2 days ago | Transportation
New car paper plates: Vehicle pursuit suspects always seem to have them, which can present myriad problems for law enforcement. They hinder the government's ability to issue red-light-camera tickets and toll-road fines. And cops don't know who's b...
2 days ago | WTF
Don't ask us how they did it, or whether or not the science is 100 percent accurate. But it's pretty fascinating. The folks at the Aizman Law Firm, an L.A.-based criminal defense practice, commissioned a computer analysis of more than 30,000 Ameri...
3 days 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...