2 days ago | Police
Seems there was an unusually large police presence on 6th Street in downtown L.A. last night. While the LAPD was cagey about it at first, ultimately it emerged that they were escorting Rene "Boxer" Enriquez to a speaking engagement before a busine...
3 days ago | Media
Over the weekend, Eric Bauman, the chair of the L.A. County Democratic Party, paid a visit to Antonio Villaraigosa. The former L.A. mayor was deep into his third week of serious consideration over whether to run for Senate. As they sat overlooking...
4 days ago | Politics
Another day, another L.A.-area endorsement for Attorney General Kamala Harris. This time it's L.A. District Attorney Jackie Lacey who is backing Harris for Senate. That's one more shot across the bow of former L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, who ...
4 days ago | Crime
Stuart Rawitt, a veteran telemarketer known for his ability to close investment deals, was sentenced Monday to five years in prison for his role in a movie scam. Rawitt, 47, of Marina del Rey, pleaded guilty to defrauding investors in The Smuggler...
8 days ago | Tech
It's becoming a common complaint at L.A. International Airport: Where's my Uber? Ridesharing companies are allowed to operate freely around the rest of the city, but they are still banned from picking up passengers at LAX. In fact, since 2013, air...
9 days ago | Environment
Tom Steyer, the hedge fund billionaire who flirted with a run for U.S. Senate, announced on the Huffington Post today that he will not be a candidate. Burying the lead beneath several paragraphs about the American Dream, the pursuit of happiness, ...