Approximately 500 protesters, majority Latino, were showered in police beanbags, rubber bullets and pepper balls last night outside Anaheim City Hall as they rioted over two recent officer-involved shootings in the Orange County town. (And the fight wasn't one-sided: Protesters reportedly hurtled bo ... More >>
LAX.Who let the dogs out? The LAPD and LAX police did -- in order to detect possible terrorists with bombs moving through the airport.
The announcement of the new, specialized canines -- the first team of dogs in the nation to focus on possible bomb-carriers walking through an airport -- cam ... More >>
YouTubeAl Qaeda training video.An L.A.company is under fire for creating the technology that reportedly allows terror groups like Al Qaeda to recruit members and plan attacks.
Fox News this week called out El Segundo-based Internet Brands for its group-discussion platform vBulletin. Of cours ... More >>
Mike BrugginkBruggink left no Afghani cave unturned.Patriotic nutjob Gary Faulker wasn't the only Angeleno to strike out alone on a mission to find Osama bin Laden before last weekend's big Navy SEAL takedown. Marina del Rey resident Mike Bruggink was hot on his trail -- the $25 million prize ... More >>
LAX has been targeted before.Los Angeles was on a short list of cities targeted for terrorist attacks, according to data mined by troops that raided Osama Bin Laden's Pakistani compound this week.
CBS News states that L.A. was listed in the intel along with New York, Chicago and Washington, ... More >>
Gone.Updated after the jump with a pat on the back from the LAFD.
The LAPD is keeping its guard up despite President Obama's world-shaking announcement that terrorist Osama Bin Laden has been killed in Pakistan.
Assistant Commanding Officer Blake Chow, the department's counterterrorism comm ... More >>
FBIWill Obama's demise lead to more terrorism on U.S. soil?While most Americans today are walking on cloud 9, a Pulitzer Prize-winning, ex- New York Times reporter who has covered the Middle East for seven years says we should be afraid. Very afraid.
Chris Hedges told a group gathered in L.A ... More >>
Georgetown UniversityIs Asra Nomani's journalistic reputation at stake?If you're a non-Muslim male, we recommend you don't spew offensive stereotypes about Muslims on national television. That is, if you're keen on keeping your job as a left-wing journalist.
If you're a Muslim woman, though ... More >>
At LAX, do you allow yourself to be groped?America, we've gone too far.
It's been nearly 10 years since 9/11, and it's time reassess how twisted we'll make our freedoms in order to make us think we're somehow safer.
Southern California resident John Tyner put the issue front-and-center over ... More >>
Given the attempted car bombing in New York over the weekend -- with initial implications for the Los Angeles area and its entertainment media -- this would be an ill-timed move: The union representing Los Angeles police and pseudonymous cop writer Jack Dunphy both say that the Los Angeles Po ... More >>
The Los Angeles Airport Peace Officers Association is urging "large-scale deployment" of full-body scanners at LAX because wide-spread metal detectors will not catch the kind of high-tech explosives used in the attempted bombing of an airliner over Detroit Christmas day.
The LAAPOA states th ... More >>