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A still from the offending video; Credit: Ed Chau via YouTube

Assembly District 49: Chau's Video Featuring Lin's Wife's Social Security Number Still Up Online, Despite Suit and Restraining Order

Updated with a statement from Chau campaign consultant Pat Dennis.The San Gabriel Valley showdown pitting two successful Asian-American professionals, a doctor and a lawyer, against one another is getting cutthroat in the dwindling hours to election day--with accusations of tax evasion, lawsuits and a restraining order to boot. Joy Lin,......
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Proposition 37: Support Declines for GMO Labeling Law

It's been a bad week for the Yes on 37 campaign, the group fighting to pass a ballot measure that would require labeling of genetically engineered foods sold in California. On Monday, another California political pundit urged voters to be wary of the measure, and on Tuesday, a pair of......
2011 West Hollywood Costume Carnaval contest winners; Credit: Andy Keown

Streets Closed for the West Hollywood Halloween Costume Carnaval

The West Hollywood Halloween Costume Carnaval is going down tonight. That means the streets of WeHo will morph into a sweaty, bacchanalian scrum of frankenstorms and binders full of women and guys galloping Gangnam Style, all jockeying for each other's costume compliments. Incidentally, those streets will also be closed to......

Proposition 37 Genetically Modified Food Fight

Whole Foods Market was in a pickle. As the nation's most prominent purveyor of natural foods, it has a lot to gain from the passage of Proposition 37, which would require food made from plants or animals that were genetically engineered to be labeled as such, and also would prohibit......