Miguel flaunts his rock hard abs while performing on stage shirtless during his Wildheart Tour at the Joy Theater on Monday (July 28) in New Orleans, La. “I fucking LOVE NEW ORLEANS! Thank you for rioting with us tonight,” the 29-year-old singer captioned on his Instagram post. “ATLANTA TOMORROW, get some! #wildheart.” PHOTOS: Check out [...]
Ryan Gattis’s novel All Involved is set in South Central Los Angeles in 1992, during the riots that began after four white police officers were acquitted of beating the black… Read more The post LA runs riot appeared first on The Spectator.
And, as if this show isn't confusing enough, the detectives have a new lead: chasing down 2 orphans of the LA riots
Future is throwing a free concert at the Roxy in LA tonight and it's not off to a smooth start because the cops just showed up... in riot gear. We’re told fans started lining at 9 AM, and the show doesn’t start till midnight. The…
photo: Rancid at Punk Rock Bowling 2015 (via) Rancid just played their classic 1995 album,...And Out Come the Wolves, for its 20th anniversary at Las Vegas' Punk Rock Bowling last month, and they're set to do the same at...
WATTS – For community stakeholders interested in transforming vacant lots, it may seem easier to clean up blighted areas than to change public opinion about the area of South Los Angeles widely known for its infamous riots. Yet, several community-based organizations are determined to do both. Barbara J. Show More Summary
50 years after famously being besieged by devastating, deadly riots that gripped the nation, the long-neglected Watts neighborhood in South Los Angeles is moving forward with an exciting new revitalization partnership that envisions a transformed "Main Street," transit-oriented development, and state-of-the-art "green streets," among other features. Show More Summary
As I’ve written and stated in person, people can bear responsibility for their actions. If, say, you’re a reporter or photographer and you get assaulted while covering a riot in
Is President Obama responsible for the Baltimore riots? If you take a look at how The New York Times portrayed the reaction to the Los Angeles riots of 1992, apparently so. Bill Clinton was blaming Reagan and Bush on the front page of...Show More Summary
Alicia Bognanno walked into a record store and bought the very first thing she saw—a copy of Girls to the Front, Sara Marcus’ account of the riot grrrl movement. “Ooh, I’ve been meaning to read this,” she said while grabbing the last copy from the literature table at Rough Trade’s entrance. Show More Summary
Freddie Gray, 25, died earlier this month while in police custody due to injuries he sustained during an arrest. His passing prompted protest against police brutality in his home city of Baltimore, where unrest exploded into structure fires and looting Monday night. Show More Summary
Developer Sassony Properties is breaking ground today on a vacant site in the Vermont Knolls section of South LA that's been sitting empty for more than two decades. The fallow, blighty space housed a swap meet and some retail...
Groundbreaking is set today for a $200 million retail and entertainment center to be built on the site of a swap meet burned down in the 1992 riots, which began on this date.
Luis Enrique’s Barcelona ran riot against Getafe last night to extend their lead at the top of La Liga. The deadly MSN trio of Leo Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar scored five of the goals in the 6-0 Barcelona thrashing. Undoubtedly the best attack in world football right now, they took their season tally to […]
If the Rodney King riots in LA in 1992 had a caption, it was, “Can’t we all just get along?” The Mom of the Year award must go to theBaltimore woman captured on amateur videoyesterday who responded to the mayhem … Continued
Protesters continued Saturday’s brief rampage yesterday, with violence, fires and looting going late into the night. They were protesting the death of Freddie Gray, who was arrested and placed in police custody, only to die hours later after a fatal spinal injury that has yet to be explained. So, protesters turned to looting a local […]
Riots Place Baltimore In A State Of Emergency Baltimore residents continued to be at odds with the police department as protests following the burial of Freddie Gray escalated into emotional displays, rioting, and property damage later in the day. With
What does a new office look like for a company that runs one of the most successful games on the planet? That game is League of Legends, played by millions, and the company is Riot Games. The place is Los Angeles - West LA specifically - and the new office is a very trendy campus not far away from the old Santa Monica HQ. Show More Summary
photo: The Menzingers at Riot Fest Brooklyn 2012 (more by Chris La Putt) As previously mentioned, The Movielife are curating NJ's iDobi Meltdown Festival at Starland Ballroom this year, with Lifetime headlining night 1 (6/26) and The Movielife headlining night...
A quintet of goals from Cristiano Ronaldo pushed Real Madrid back to within one point of Barcelona at the top of the La Liga standings, as Los Blancos ran riot against Granada to notch a remarkable 9-1 victory. Two from Karim Benzema,...Show More Summary