A 4.0 earthquake struck near Malibu last night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
It wasn't a result of David Geffen rattling his saber to ensure that outsiders don't come to the public beach outside his home. Nor was it John McEnroe throwing a tantrum. It wasn't a raucous anti-Semitic festi ... More >>
The Coachella Valley was once known as a fantastic spot for a getaway from L.A., especially during its high season in winter, when it features almost-certain sunshine and better temperatures.
In recent years, Coachella has become synonymous with just one thing: Coachella. But this year, the music f ... More >>
Charles and David KochCharles and David Koch, the billionaire brothers who helped bring you the Tea Party and Proposition 23, are convening with other super wealthy Republicans for what was supposed to be a secretive meeting in Rancho Mirage near Palm Springs this weekend.
They were going t ... More >>
Technorati.comJustice has been servedBeverly Hills Superior Court Judge Elden Fox is a sucker for smoker's voice. At 9:30 a.m. this morning, City News Service reported that Fox pardoned L.A. bad-girl (and sometimes actress) Lindsay Lohan of her pending sentence, ruling that she will instead b ... More >>
Hey kids--and...we're back.
By now you've heard from us and other news outlets that Coachella 2010 has been renamed Clusterfuckchella 2010 and that the "organizers" (we're using the term extremely ironically) seem unable to organize a birthday party at Chuck E Cheese, much less an allegedly ... More >>
Google MapsThe co-owner of a defunct Echo Park hospital was sentenced to more than three years in prison for his part in a kickback scheme in which healthy homeless people were recruited to receive government-paid procedures at the medical facility.
Robert Bourseau, 75, of downtown and Ranch ... More >>
Arrest in Homeless Slay Case Benjamin Mathew Martin, 30, was apprehended in Rancho Mirage for the gruesome death of John Robert McGraham, a homeless man who was set on fire last fall in an alley off of Third Street near Berendo Street. Meet the Bark Beetles The news about climate change's effects on ... More >>