Of course the most bizarre story in sports in the new year has to run through Southern California ... more than once.
The website Deadspin blew the lid off Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o's fake girlfriend Lennay Kekua, a dying college student-cum-grad who inspired his play in the school's near-ch ... More >>
Westside city Councilman Bill Rosendahl announced that he's retiring from municipal politics at the end of his term. He's been battling cancer.
Last night he posted a letter to constituents saying he won't seek a third term on the council and that he's "passing the baton" to his chief of staff, Mik ... More >>
Two of L.A.'s most prestigious institutions come together, today, for some cutting-edge teamwork:
Cedars-Sinai is announcing that it has borrowed a special space camera from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory to get a better look at patients' complex tumors. Hospital to the stars, indeed!
If you're ... More >>
In the time that has passed since the release of Behemoth's 2009 album Evangelion, band leader Nergal overcame a life-threatening leukemia scare, avoided prison time after blasphemy charges in his home country of Poland were dropped, and got let go from a gig as a judge on the Polish version of The ... More >>
Campbell's Soup Co. has announced that it soon will stop using the notorious chemical bisphenol-A, or BPA, in the linings of its cans, the Environmental Working Group reports. The move comes as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is poised to decide by March 31 whether to ban the chemical's use in ... More >>
vintagegraphictees.comMarijuana, girl.In Los Angeles, the cannabis club capital of the nation, we know that medical marijuana is good for, well, whatever you write down on the clipboard in the pot doc's office.
Bad backs, migraines, sore muscles, break-ups, raves, Snoop Dogg concerts.
But, ... More >>