12 hours ago | Sports
The brief saga of Steve Sarkisian at USC came to an abrupt end this afternoon when USC announced the head football coach has been terminated. Yesterday the school put him on indefinite leave after he showed up for practice Sunday morning in what o...
19 hours ago | Earthquake
A sizable rent increase is probably coming your way. So is a sizable earthquake. The L.A. City Council last week approved a deal that will force landlords to upgrade earthquake-prone buildings and force tenants to pay for it with rent increases as...
19 hours ago | Marijuana
A top effort to put the full, recreational legalization of marijuana before voters next year could be an end run around Los Angeles' own voter-approved medical marijuana regulations. In 2012 a majority of Angelenos voted for Proposition D, which p...
3 days 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...
3 days 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...
3 days 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...