6 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...
8 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 ...
13 hours 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...
14 hours 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...
15 hours ago | WTF
The folks who brought Donald Trump to the Luxe Sunset Boulevard hotel in Brentwood earlier this summer hosted right-wing extremist Mark Steyn and, yes, Sarah Palin, over the weekend. We're billing Steyn first here because Palin simply sat in ...
1 day ago | Immigration
With a backdrop of illegal immigration as a top national political issue, the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency today said it had swept up 244 people in Southern California who are here illegally and who are either crimina...