Brandon Lowrey

Will the Casden Development Be L.A.'s Bermuda Triangle of Traffic?

Just after a meeting with Metro officials, Howard Katz, a vice president for Casden Properties, sits in Grand Park downtown explaining why people shouldn't be fiercely fighting a massive apartment building and Target shopping center he wants to build at Pico and Sepulveda boulevards. "Casden West L.A." would be a......

The Hunt for Jose Smiley Saenz

Linda Muse's ringing cellphone interrupted Thanksgiving dinner. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's homicide detective excused herself, abandoning a warm table of friends, relatives, turkey and cranberry sauce — and stepped back into a world of blood and horror. It would be the 32-year veteran's last interrupted holiday. Her retirement was......
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