The world is becoming increasingly paperless, but don't tell that to the paper peddlers at last Sunday's inaugural L.A. Zine Fest, who proved that if you can doodle something clever, copy, staple and distribute -- voila -- you've got a zine. Nearly 90 DYI-ers from Gardena to Portland gathered to se ... More >>
File photo of a dachshund.Update: Dude pleaded not guilty today. First posted at 12:04 p.m. A 30-year-old from the Orange County armpit of Stanton faces an animal cruelty charge today after authorities said he slit the throat of his 7-year-old dachshund, Dexter, which succumbed to its injuri ... More >>
Gilbert Varela M.D., Inc.$312,000 a year just wasn't enough[Updated after the jump: The Central City "independent" oversight board consisted of Varela's own friends and sister -- and failed to notice a $2 million private-contractor charge to the charity's account. Good lord. We couldn't make ... More >>
The Imperial kooks will face Carmen Trutanich's wrath.Looks like Imperial Stars, the band that blocked the 101 freeway for a publicity stunt Tuesday, pissed off the wrong motorist. Stuck in that horrific traffic behind the act's bobtail truck, as it performed what has almost universally been ... More >>
With immigration reform stalled, some young, assimilated illegal immigrants are entering sham marriages with a little help from their friends
A tornado warning for south central Los Angeles County has been canceled Tuesday afternoon, but another was issued for southeastern Orange County, southwester Riverside County and northwestern San Diego County. This as the second of three successive winter storms hit the Southland Tuesday. T ... More >>
Burbank was not named for horticulturalist Luther. Stanton was not so called in honor of actor Harry Dean. Nor was Carson dedicated to late-night talk-show host Johnny. These are just some of the disillusioning facts one learns over the course of living in L.A. According to William Bright's ever-hel ... More >>
Could tracking technology save the Hollywood dreams of a former golden boy?
Including the Aboriginal Treatment Center, Hogan's Goat, Feed and more.
High-paid yes men and women guide newspaper owner McCaw further into the mire
Comedy and messages from the gay stage