The LAPD this week released video of missing, 21-year-old Canadian Elisa Lam, hoping the imagery will help someone recognize her and call authorities.
Cops say her disappearance is "suspicions;" they believe "foul play" might have played a role.
The tourist was supposed to be en route to Santa Cru ... More >>
A few years ago, none of the Wonder Girls spoke English; today they are all nearly fluent. Formed in 2007, the five woman K-pop group was on the forefront of the cultural crossover phenomenon with a string of hits. All in their early twenties, the Girls -- Sun, Lim, Sohee, Yenny and Yubin -- have o ... More >>
Last month, we brought you 5 archaic booze words that should be revived. Boy, that was fun. So, this month, we thought we'd repeat the fun with food words. Here are 5 words we'd like to see brought back into usage, if only perhaps as the name of some hipster restaurant (in Silver Lake, of course).
Megan Lee comes from a long line of tea experts. Her grandfather was the founder of Ten Ren Tea, Taiwan's largest tea chain, with locations in seven countries including the United States. But despite being a shareholder in the Ten Ren empire, Lee's father had a different vision for the company and b ... More >>
Juan PiÃ±eda, the victim, displayed "redness" on his right cheek bone after Moore confronted him.Young, out-of-work Jesse Moore made a terrible, drunken, A-hole move in the street outside his Alhambra apartment on the night of October 15, 2010.
According to the police report, he aggressively ... More >>
LAJourno via TwitpicProtesters in Westlake Monday.The union that represents Los Angeles police on Tuesday blamed extreme agitators and even communists for the unrest that plagued the Westlake neighborhood following an officer's shooting of a man with a knife over the Labor Day weekend. Protes ... More >>
An Associated Press story reports that the state's ethnic newspapers, especially those in Los Angeles, are now succumbing to the recessionary pressures that they had previously seemed immune to. Unlike mainstream English-language newspapers and periodicals that have suffered declining circulations, ... More >>