2 hours ago | Crime
In the end, it wasn’t the jail beatings that caught up with Lee Baca. It wasn’t the unwarranted cavity searches or the broken eye sockets. It also wasn’t the rampage of deputy gangs who operated above the law in the jails and on the streets. Nor w...
1 day ago | Justice
The family of Brendon Glenn filed suit today against the city of Los Angeles, alleging that an LAPD officer shot and killed Glenn without justification in Venice last May. Attorneys for Glenn's estate also called for the release of security footag...
1 day ago | Longform
Mark Suster is giving a tour of the rooftop patio at Upfront Ventures. L.A.'s largest venture capital firm has just relocated from Century City to its new offices in downtown Santa Monica, on the top floor of a six-story art deco tower called the ...
7 days ago | Sports
When the NFL announced last month that the Rams were moving back to L.A., much was made of the fact that no taxpayer money would be used to subsidize the new $1.8 billion stadium. That did not last long. Last week, Inglewood Mayor James Butts prop...
14 days ago | City Hall
Steve Barr, the founder of the Green Dot charter school network, is considering running for mayor against Eric Garcetti in 2017. In an interview, Barr said he has been disappointed with Garcetti's lack of leadership on education. Barr worked close...
16 days ago | Sports
The L.A. 2024 Committee announced today that it is scrapping its costly plans to build an Olympic Village along the L.A. River. The Olympic Village was the most ambitious part of the city's bid for the 2024 Summer Games, with an official price tag...