2 days ago | Education
U.S. News & World Report's annual Best Colleges list says the top academic school in L.A. is ranked 10th nationally. It's Caltech. The U.K. publication Times Higher Education begs to differ in its own influential list, called the World Univers...
2 days ago | Marijuana
The prospect of legal sales of non-medical marijuana in California has a lot of activists, businesses, and pot users excited. In 2014, when a handful of initiatives failed to make the ballot, big-name marijuana supporters got their heads together ...
2 days ago | Crime
Oregon mass shooter Chris Harper-Mercer lived in Southern California, according to multiple reports. His MySpace page lists his base as Torrance, and the Daily Breeze says he attended Switzer Learning Center in Torrance in 2009 and ...
3 days ago | Economy
You've been stuck with overpriced education, yet-to-be paid college loans, and the worst economy since the Great Depression. And now, the bad news, millennials: A new UCLA Labor Center report, "Young Workers in LA: A Snapshot," concludes that more...
3 days ago | Law
The unjust system of paying for failure to appear tickets before you have a chance to contest them is officially over. Gov. Jerry Brown this week signed a bill by state Sen. Bob Hertzberg of Van Nuys that says, in most cases, you can contest a "fa...
4 days ago | Environment
If you're a little wary whenever a rich celebrity tries to tell you how to live, you should be. You see, despite their Teslas and solar panels, the rich use a hell of a lot more electricity than you do. Maybe you should be speaking to them a...