I have a piece in the LA Times about the latest conservative attempt to use federalism to shift responsibility for the substantively awful policies they favor: So why might Cassidy-Graham succeed where other Republican proposals failed? It thrusts responsibility on the states. Federalism has long been a valuable tool for reactionary public officials acting in […]
Earthquake destroys seven-storey block in La Condesa neighbourhood, trapping an unknown number of people Casandra Hidalgo ran outside when the earthquake struck just in time to see the seven-story apartment building opposite the café where she works tumble into a heap. Show More Summary
DODGERS at PHILLIES When: 4:05 p.m. Where: Citizens Bank Park TV: SportsNet LA (where available) THE PITCHERS DODGERS LHP ALEX WOOD (15-3, 2.69) Vs. Phillies: 3-3, 3.40 At Citizens Bank Park: 1-2, 3.06 Hates to face: Freddy Galvis, 7 for 13 (.538), 2B Loves to face: Maikel Franco, 0 for 5, 2 Ks PHILLIES RHP […]
Time's up. I planted the seeds years ago. Now the trees are grown up. The pattern is formed. So...can I borrow your airplane? I want to check it out from the birds-eye. Sure, let's fly up there together. But I have to warn you, it's not a pretty sight. Show More Summary
This time for real Canter’s Deli fans, the long wait for the Los Angeles import to make its return to Las Vegas is almost over. Both locations at Tivoli Village and The Line Promenade should arrive this fall. At Tivoli Village, the deli promises a Sept. Show More Summary
In 2010, on the 25th anniversary of the quake, Los Angeles Times writer Daniel Hernandez wrote in a La Plaza blog post: Mexico City on Sunday marked 25 years since a powerful earthquake devastated the Mexican capital, killing thousands and sparking a grassroots civilian rescue effort that helped...
The first time I heard about a magical carrot cocktail, it was hidden deep within a secret library bar at Rose. Rabbit. Lie., the supper club at the Cosmopolitan hotel in Las Vegas. One sip, and I instantly understood the appeal. Carrots are an extremely versatile ingredient. Show More Summary
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Latest on the killings of two black men in Baton Rouge (all times local):
Barcelona are the only team with a perfect record in La Liga right now, and they aim to keep it that way. It’s been a fantastic start to the season for Barcelona, shaking off a poor summer in the transfer market at a disastrous Spanish...Show More Summary
FAIR surveyed the discussion of Nazi protesters in the month since the Charlottesville demonstration in America's six top broadsheet newspapers ("Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today, LA Times, San Jose Mercury News and Washington Post") and found "virtually equal amounts of condemnation of fascists and anti-fascist protesters." (more…)
L-O-L. Mediaite reports: At the end of his show Monday night, Sean Hannity informed his viewers that he’ll be returning to the 9pm time slot where his show began to make room for Laura Ingraham, whose show The Ingraham Angle will launch in October. Show More Summary
It's that time of year again! The leaves are changing (in places other than LA). Bachelor mansion is dormant (for now). And of course, we got that Pumpkin Spice pumping through our...
Scott Disick and Sofia Richie are continuing to spend time together in LA! The 34-year-old reality star and the 19-year-old model were spotted on a shopping trip on Monday (September 18) in Beverly Hills, Calif. The duo have been seen hanging out a lot recently, from lunches in Calabasas to quality time in NYC. “Since [...]
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The deadly ambushes of a homeless man on the street and a dishwasher walking to work ramped up the anxiety in Louisiana's capital at a time when the city already was in the grips of a surge in violence.
USC's Roski School of Art & Design is hosting an intriguing conversation around the Pacific Standard Time exhibition Talking to Action: Art, Pedagogy, and Activism in the Americas. The post The Ways and Means of Activist Art, from Latin America to LA appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Event Time TV MLB Minnesota at NY Yankees 6:00 ESPN Chi. White Sox at Houston 7:00 AT&T Cleveland at LA Angels 9:00 ESPN Rangers at Seattle 9:00 FSSW Minor League Baseball Triple-A Championship 6:00 NBCSN Boxing Premier Champions 9:00 FS1 NHL Preseason Chicago at Columbus 6:00 NHLN Vegas at Colorado 8:30 NHLN Soccer Bundesliga: Borussia MÅ¡nch vs. Show More Summary
With Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite set to release on Tuesday, it means the official end of an era. Over the weekend in Las Vegas, 30 of the best Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 players in the world converged one last time to give this iteration of Capcom's popular crossover series a proper send-off. Show More Summary
The train passes through some of the highest—and lowest—priced areas in LA It’s been less than a year and a half since Metro’s Expo Line extension opened, bringing rail riders to the beach for the first time since LA’s streetcar system...Show More Summary
Lena Waithe took the stage and “reclaimed her time” a la Maxine Waters as she accepted her Emmy for Best Comedy Writing. “Thank you for embracing little Indian boy from South Carolina and a queer Black girl from Southside of Chicago,” said Waithe. Show More Summary
Elizabeth Rush writes that as sea levels rise and flooding becomes more commonplace in coastal communities, our rebuilding efforts should more often become relocation plans. That two storms of Harvey and Irma’s caliber would make landfall...Show More Summary