Updated at bottom. Originally posted at 10:30am. Confused commuters were listening to San Francisco Bay Area traffic and weather this morning because of a bomb scare at the headquarters of KNX 1070 Newsradio. The station has been broadcasting the stream of their sister station, San Francsico's KCBS, ... More >>
[Update, morning after: Awesomely, the "pool" reports turned into a sort of crowd-sourced feed; LA Weekly reporter Gene Maddaus says he received constant email updates throughout the night from news outlets with soldiers in the pool. So it seems the chosen ones didn't adhere to the LAPD's silly, une ... More >>
A motorcycle like Campos'A young motorcyclist was riding his 2010 Yamaha R6 motorcycle down Vanowen Street in Reseda yesterday afternoon at around 3:20 p.m., when -- out of nowhere -- a Nissan pickup turned right in front of the motorcycle, driven by 25-year-old Steve Campos.
The truck drive ... More >>
Even in a huge media market such as L.A.'s, and even in a town where news can explode in a series of non-related stories, having two all-news radio stations seemed a bit of a luxury. Yet we loved being able to tune to KNX 1070 or KFWB 980 to catch up on headlines and the all-important traffic report ... More >>
Who will succeed LAPD Chief Bill Bratton, who is leaving to work for his former boss Michael Cherkasky at Kroll Associates (but in this incarnation, these two old friends will now run Altegrity)?Bratton announced his plan to leave following months of rumors -- rumors the chief fed by traveling almos ... More >>