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This is a story about weed and hoes

Now that weeds can stand up to herbicides, farmers have to uproot them the old-fashioned way: with garden tools.

It's a jungle inside this room at Hannah Hoffman Gallery

In their latest collaboration, New York artists Margaret Lee and Emily Sundblad evoke a Curious George story in which the mischievous monkey transforms a room and its furniture (without permission, of course) into a jungle scene.

Afternoon shadow play

Sungsoo Lee visited Sierra Vista Middle School in Irvine in June. There the shadow of a tree against a yellow building caught his attention.

Five indicted in alleged pyramid scheme targeting Chinese Americans

Five Los Angeles-area residents were indicted Thursday on charges of running a $30-million illegal pyramid scheme targeting Chinese American communities in Los Angeles, San Francisco and New York City, authorities said.

Rhetorical abuse over Iran deal is troubling, Obama tells Jewish groups

President Obama insisted Friday that he and fellow supporters of the Iran nuclear deal have received more rhetorical abuse than they've dished out in the divisive debate over the agreement.

PETA Statement: Bowmanville Zoo Owner Swears at Baboon Who Fell off Miniature Horse

Below please find a statement from PETA Foundation Deputy Director of Captive Animal Law Enforcement Brittany Peet in response to a video showing the owner of Bowmanville Zoo swearing... The post PETA Statement: Bowmanville Zoo Owner Swears at Baboon Who Fell off Miniature Horse appeared first on PETA.

What dozens of pro-life students did this summer will inspire you

Who can count how many lives have been impacted for the cause of life because of this?

How DO you to talk to kids about sex? US sex-ed critic gives practical tips

Dr. Grossman used the question-and-answer session to give parents much appreciated and sometimes humorous, very practical advice on how to teach their children about “the birds and the bees.”

Hilarious Footage Shows Twin Baby Girls Pretending to be Asleep When Mom Talks Into Monitor

In Seattle, beauty vlogger Judy Travis captured a hilarious moment of her baby girls on their baby monitor that was later uploaded to Facebook and garnered over 16 million views on YouTube. In the video, Travis’ twin girls, Miya and Keira, are pretending to be asleep after hearing their mother’s voice through the baby monitor. […]

Scott Walker Has a 20-Year Record Protecting Unborn Babies From Abortions

In July, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker officially announced he was running for president of the United States. He said in a video announcement, “It’s time to take the successes we have created in Wisconsin and apply them to Washington. It’s time to restore the values that made our nation great.” Many abortion opponents believe Walker […]

The Odd Sexual-Consent Law That Explains the Bizarre Owen Labrie Verdict

On Friday, a jury found former New Hampshire prep school student Owen Labrie not guilty of felony rape—but also convicted him of several lesser charges. At a glance, the complex verdict does not seem to answer the burning question at...Show More Summary

Ben Carson: What Happened to Blacks During Slavery is Why I am Pro-Life on Abortion Today

On August 23rd, presidential hopeful and former pediatric neurosurgeon Ben Carson did an interview with CNN’s “State of the Union” and said he became pro-life after thinking about how Blacks were treated during slavery. He explained, “I began to think if abolitionists a long time ago began to think that ‘I don’t believe in slavery, […]

Home movies with more than birthdays in mind at REDCAT

If you are old enough and fortunate enough to have grown up watching home movies on film, as I did, Portuguese artists Joao Maria Gusmao and Pedro Paiva's installation of 10 16-millimeter films will strike a chord of nostalgia.

Will L.A.'s Olympic ambitions hurt or help the river restoration?

City analysts raised concerns this week that Los Angeles' bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympics underestimated the cost of building an Olympic village along the Los Angeles River to lodge 17,000 athletes.

This Viral PTA Fundraiser Sums Up What Every Parent Everywhere Is Thinking

If you’re a parent and you’re on Facebook, no doubt by now you’ve seen this PTA letter posted by Dee Wise Heinz, a mother of three in Texas, earlier this week.

Transgender soldiers may get time off to have sex-change operations after military ban dropped

'Allowing the Obama administration to use the military as a tool of social re-engineering will only undermine morale, unit cohesion, and readiness.'

Texas Governor Launches Campaign to Stop Planned Parenthood From Selling Aborted Babies

Texas Governor Greg Abbott is launching a new campaign designed to stop Planned Parenthood from selling aborted babies and to completely eliminated any funding to the abortion business. The new campaign follows news that 4,500 babies were saved from abortions in the last year alone in Texas after the state stopped most of its Planned […]

Two artists try to portray the indescribable at Pasadena Museum of California Art

"These Carnations Defy Language," a two-person exhibition at the Pasadena Museum of California Art, is a perfect pairing of local artists Alexandra Grant and Steve Roden.

N.C. officer won't face second trial for shooting unarmed man after car crash

North Carolina prosecutors will not attempt a second criminal trial for a white police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black man who had crashed his car, officials said Friday.

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