Community members donated more than $500,000. Now the displaced families, piecing their lives back together, await their share of the money.
There have been more than 130 new allegations surrounding the use of chemical weapons in Syria
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by Heidi Groover Washington State Department of Transportation crews regularly clear encampments along highways, including this one in June. Ansel Herz Late last week, Mayor Ed Murray did something he loves to do: announced a task force to figure out what to do about a problem facing his administration. Show More Summary
by Jennifer Campbell Ahem. Everyone? EVERYONE! "Vagenda of Manocide." [dead silence for 30 seconds followed by wild cheers] pic.twitter.com/FfrgPr06UL — Matthew Foster (@OhWettestFarm) August 24, 2016 The talented pun-maker behind Gulf...Show More Summary
Grad students can unionize, Lifetime's Britney Spears biopic, and more! [ more › ]
The city published Monday its plan to allow bigger and more modern office towers in midtown east—the first step in the formal rezoning of the neighborhood. The long-awaited midtown east... To view the full story, click the title lin...
Tigerair customers will from 11am today pay just $59 for a one way flight between Canberra and Melbourne during the airline’s opening sale to mark its return to the route on December 8. The first 200 customers to make a booking direct through tigerair.com.au will receive an automatic refund of the base cost of their […]
The 24-unit development would have 12 off-street parking spaces — not enough in the eyes of neighbors worried about the impact more housing will have on their parking. [ more › ]
by Ansel Herz Here's the Swedish team with their silver medals. Stefan Holm / Shutterstock.com Hometown hero Hope Solo, while a talented soccer goalkeeper, behaves like a garbage human. Or, as Slate puts it, she has a "tendency to make...Show More Summary
South El Monte’s city manager has abruptly quit just weeks after the mayor pleaded guilty to a federal bribery count and in the wake of an audit critical of how the city was run. Anthony Ybarra, who had been with the city for more than a decade, announced his resignation late Tuesday at the end...
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The Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday approved a $450,000 settlement of a lawsuit by USC students who alleged that LAPD officers in riot gear used excessive force and falsely arrested attendees at a predominantly black off-campus student party. The six students who sued over the raid during...
State Sen. Steve Glazer, D-Orinda, who has relentlessly railed against BART, its labor contracts and financial mismanagement, told The Chronicle Wednesday that he will vote against Measure RR, the $3.5 billion property tax proposal on the Nov. Show More Summary
In the 1970s, Mr. Scheel helped steer West Germany toward greater openness with the Soviet bloc.
Mr. Hill was a mainstay of the popular and long-running NBC legal drama.
‘You’ve got no chance.’, is the advice that politics experts gave me when I told them that I wanted to run for the ACT Legislative Assembly. ‘Don’t do it. You’ll look weak.’, is what my campaign manager and friend said when I proposed writing about exactly how it felt to enter politics as an independent. […]
The customer who filed the lawsuit told LAist that he intends to appeal. [ more › ]