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Overheard In L.A.: Sprinkles And Green Juice For Breakfast

This week's edition of Overheard in L.A. features bits of overheard conversation from people eating healthy, being honest about terrorism, and somebody with a friend who has seen the light. [ more › ]

Sex Workers Want Hollywood Stars To Shut Up About Sex Work

"At the end of the day, this is a proposal that impacts my life and not Lena Dunham's." [ more › ]

Two Women Die Of Suspected Overdoses At HARD Summer Music Festival

Two women have died at the HARD Summer music festival of suspected overdoses. [ more › ]

Man Shot During Fight In Westwood Village

A man was shot in Westwood Village after witnesses say a fight spilled out from a nearby bar. [ more › ]

Capture of U.S.-Trained Fighters in Syria Sets Back Fight Against ISIS

Lieutenant Farhan al-Jassem spoke to the Center for Public Integrity before he was taken

Sunday Poll: What Should Happen When The Small Bar Smoking Ban Exemption Expires In January?

The 5-year exemption allowing small bars to still allow smoking expires in January. Should the exemption be allowed to expire or should it be extended?

Extra, Extra: Sad Dudes Hope Air Conditioning Can Get Them Laid

Heat-induced sexytime, Copwatch, the snuggliest dog alive, and more end-of-day links. Don't forget to follow Gothamist on Twitter and Instagram, and like us on Facebook. [ more › ]

Trivia night fundraiser for Sumatran tigers

9 hours agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

[ 14 November 2015 at 6:00 pm; ] Sumatran tigers are critically endangered and need your help! There are less than 400 left in the wild. You can help save the Sumatran tigers by having a fun night out at the International Tiger Project's trivia night! There will be seven rounds of questions on various topics. The fun-filled evening includes games with prizes, silent auction, [...]

Millenials Paying $4,000 A Month For "Dormlike Atmosphere"

Packing a bunch of people into an apartment to save money—and for dreamy idealists, to create the type of close-knit community sorely lacking in modern society—is an old, well-established concept. And if there's one thing realtors and...Show More Summary

Belconnen Soccer Club robbed at gunpoint

9 hours agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to the aggravated robbery of the Belconnen Soccer Club in McKellar late Saturday night (1 August 2015). About 11.07pm, a single male offender entered the club armed with a small handgun. Five patrons were exiting the club when the offender entered and rushed past them to the front counter. The offender immediately [...]

Shuck The Pain Away With These 4 Food Events This Week

The heart may be a lonely hunter, but the stomach craves companionship. Besides, the summer is no time to slave away over your own hot stove. Let someone else do the cooking and catch up with a friend at one of these choice eating events. [ more › ]

Best of Canberra taste off – Hangover food

9 hours agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

Last week I put the call out for Canberra’s best hangover food and the results did not surprise me.  Apart from the one vote that came in for a steaming bowl of pho from Pho Phu Quoc, for the most part, everyone seems to agree that the best hangover food is something a little bit salty [...]

Summer Streets' Car-Free Utopia Takes Manhattan

  For six hours on Saturday, the DOT banned cars from a seven-mile stretch of Manhattan, and New Yorkers rejoiced. [ more › ]

Fly Pelican enters Canberra aviation market

9 hours agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

After so many airlines flying Canberra as part of a regional network have gone under (Rex, Brindabella), I was surprised to discover that there’s a brand new player doing the Canberra-Newcastle corridor. Fly Pelican flies small 19-seater planes with propellers (to my airline-phobic concern) but while I would normally drive the six hours rather than fly, I [...]

Flights Landing At JFK Barely Miss Drone

Two pilots reported seeing a drone flying precariously close to their aircraft as they came in for a landing at John F. Kennedy Airport on Friday. The drone was apparently in the vicinity of Floyd Bennett Field for hours. The pilot of a a 2:24 p.m. Show More Summary

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