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Weekend Ho!

A scene from the Friday afternoon rush, as New Yorkers head into one of the last weekends of August.

Metrolink train kills person in Boyle Heights

An adult was hit and killed Friday afternoon by a Riverside-bound Metrolink train in Boyle Heights, officials said.

S.F. College accrediting panel proposed probation, not more severe sanctions

The private panel that moved last year to revoke the accreditation of City College of San Francisco has admitted in a court filing that all 15 members of its evaluation team recommended a less punitive sanction.

Judge declares ex-prisoner 'factually innocent' of murder

A man whose 1987 murder conviction was overturned after he was found innocent earned another victory Friday that guarantees he will be compensated for his more than two decades behind bars, his attorney said.

L.A. accuses Glendale Adventist of patient dumping on skid row

Los Angeles City Atty. Mike Feuer has filed a lawsuit accusing Glendale Adventist Medical Center of dumping mentally ill and disabled homeless patients on L.A.'s skid row over the last four years.

Livestock auction workers plead no contest in animal cruelty case

Two workers from an Inland Empire livestock auction facility pleaded no contest Friday to animal cruelty charges, authorities said.

Federal complaint filed over death of Alex Nieto as supporters vow to keep fighting

Roberto Hernandez with his son at an Aug. 22 rally (scroll down to hear what they said). GUARDIAN PHOTO BY REBECCA BOWE Protests have sprung up throughout the week in San Francisco, Oakland, and nationwide in response to the police shooting...Show More Summary

Jackson Jr.'s political fund fined nearly $18,000 for missing reports

WASHINGTON — Jesse Jackson Jr. is out of Congress and in a prison camp, but he hasn't escaped the wrath of the Federal Election Commission.

Princess Mononke at Arclight

ArcLight Cinemas presents two screenings of Hayao Miyazaki's anime masterpiece: 5:30pm at ArcLight Pasadena and 7:45pm at Arclight Beach Cities.

What Are White Liberals Going to Do About the Westlake Mall Cop Who Pepper Sprayed an Innocent Black Man?

3 hours agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

AH Alex Garland, a photographer, plays a slideshow showing how the pepper spray incident unfoleded. What caused mall cop Stuart Hinds to pepper spray Raymond Wilford, an innocent bystander who is a young black man, during a protest on...Show More Summary

USA Basketball falls to Puerto Rico, 112-86, in exhibition

Stephen Curry scored 17 points and the U.S. national team pulled away in the second half to beat Puerto Rico 112-86 on Friday night in its final home exhibition game before the FIBA Basketball World Cup.

Angels' LeBlanc isn't replacing Richards, he's just taking his place

With Garrett Richards out for the rest of the season following knee surgery Friday, the Angels figure to fill the right-hander's spot in their rotation -- at least temporarily -- with left-hander Wade LeBlanc, who was called up from triple-A Salt Lake on Thursday.

The Never-Ending Story at ArcLight Sherman Oaks

ArcLight Cinemas screens the 1984 fantasy film, directed by Wolfgang Petersen.

Staten Island braces for march protesting death of Eric Garner

All too aware of the unrest that has unfolded in Ferguson, Mo., over the last two weeks, Staten Island business owners and residents are bracing for a march Saturday that some fear could turn unruly. The march, organized by the Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network, will protest...

Psychologist in ACT

4 hours agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

Does anyone have a good marriage counsellor / psychologist they can recommend? I’ve heard Marshall O’Brien is great – thoughts?

Legoland Brick-or-Treat 2014

Location: Legoland California One Legoland Drive Carlsbad, CA Link out: Click here Description: Legoland’s annual Brick-or-Treat Party Nights run every Saturday in October, plus two Fridays, October 17 and 24. The event runs from 5pm to 9pm and requires a separate ticket. Legoland also offers the Brick-or-Treat trail at no extra charge during regular park hours on [...]

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