The first assemblyman ever expelled from Nevada's legislature was arrested in Southern California yesterday following a bizarre CHP pursuit and subsequent attack on a police dog.
Some of the action was captured on video (after the jump).
Authorities say Steven Brooks, 41, started the pursuit about ... More >>
Years into a nationwide culinary movement that has seen countless producers returning to craft and traditional goods, Los Angeles boasts its own brands of locally roasted coffee, handmade chocolates and new school food trucks.
But not until Angeleno Matt Lauster decided last year -- with flavors l ... More >>
Update: Woo-hoo! All lanes have been reopened. The bad news? You'll still want to avoid the area (more at the bottom). First posted at 12:57 p.m.
Bad news, party people.
If you're driving to Las Vegas for the weekend to take advantage of off-season hotel rates and ever dipping gas prices (it's all ... More >>
In our ongoing series of Venn food diagrams, we seek to discover what a specific group of people eats versus what other people think they eat. For this edition, we're delving in to dangerous waters, asking: What is eaten on L.A.'s Westside, versus what is eaten on the Eastside?
A caveat: We didn't ... More >>
Pull back, David Geffen, pull back! Whoever thought it was a good idea to build houses on the edge of the crashing surf in Malibu wasn't thinking long-term. (He was thinking hot tubs and bikinis, obviously. Or, in Geffen's case, infinity pools and man-thongs).
A new report from Climate Central says ... More >>
Communication Arts CompanyMona Miller on a radio showA middle-aged motivational speaker who ran her own business in Sherman Oaks -- the Communication Arts Company -- died in a car accident on the I-40 early Monday morning, City News Service reports.
Mona Marie Miller, 50, was at the wheel of ... More >>
Their latest single is terrible.We used to like Datarock a lot. Our working theory is that in 2007, while we slept, we were taken over by a hipster succubus that abused cocaine and drank too much Pedialyte--plausible explanation for how our critical functions were deactivated.
Fortunately, D ... More >>
Photo by Kevin ScanlonTim Donnellyâ€‹Speaking at a recent Tea Party rally in Barstow, Tim Donnelly said he is "going to Sacramento to start the war.""I am not going to there to make bad backroom deals," Donnelly said. "I am not going there to reach across the aisle and make friends. I am going ther ... More >>