A shallow magnitude 3.2 earthquake was reported Monday morning one mile from Compton, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 9:05 a.m. PDT at a depth of 7.5 miles.
We live in an era of supposed moral relativism. This post-modern age, in which the subjective is held as the highest possible state of consciousness, where each social and cultural issue is open to interpretation, and art that deconstructs our reality, rather than offering concrete solutions to our problems, is seen as the creative ideal. Show More Summary
After nearly two years of fundraising, testing and negotiating policy, body cameras will be outfitted on Los Angeles police officers starting Monday morning.
For Monday, we have this distinguished gentleman in a three-piece suit.
“The Sins of Hollywood,” via Archive.org. From its very beginnings, the motion picture industry has endured protests and censorship attacks from conservative members of the American public, those scandalized at seeing women given the right to be heroines, use of … Continue reading ?
I'm always glad when Steve Lopez goes back and checks on the busboy who cradled Robert F. Kennedy as he lay wounded on election night in June 1968.
MTV held their inaugural Video Music Awards ceremony in 1984, and since then their VMA stage has transformed into a venue for scripted drama and fake controversy. But Kanye West has always gone off-script, and tonight he delivered aShow More Summary
Sacks announced in a February Op-ed piece that he had spreading cancer and was detaching from big world concerns like the Middle East and global warming. "My generation is on the way out…"
The master horror director was 76. [ more › ]
Wes Craven, the prolific horror filmmaker behind "A Nightmare on Elm Street" and the "Scream" movies, died Sunday at his Los Angeles home after a battle with brain cancer, according to his representative. He was 76.
A man carrying a rifle was shot and wounded Sunday by police in South San Francisco, authorities said.
The Los Angeles Board of Education held a private retreat Sunday to discuss the next superintendent of schools and ended up picking two executive search firms to interview.
Six San Quentin prison inmates have tested positive for Legionnaires' disease, and more than 50 others are showing early symptoms following an outbreak discovered at the Bay Area prison late last week, officials said.
Literally everyone is seeing 'Straight Outta Compton', I guess. [ more › ]
San Diego police are investigating the death of a 42-year-old man who collapsed as he was being arrested on drug charges, police said Sunday.
Two men were killed after they ran a red light and plowed into an SUV in an effort escape the cops. [ more › ]
A teenage skateboarder was killed in a hit and run and police are asking for the public's help. [ more › ]
A surfer is counting her blessings after a great white shark took a big bite out of her surfboard. [ more › ]
Los Angeles school officials have promised a "transparent" search for the next superintendent of schools, but got that process off to a murky start by the listing of a faulty address for a Sunday morning board meeting.