In a stellar 12-year career, Lionel Messi has won the world player of the year award five times and broken endless goalscoring records, but he had never been named player of the month in Spain, until now. The 28-year-old Argentine forward received the award for La Liga’s player of the […]
It might seem like Girl Scout cookies are all the same, but it turns out the Girl Scouts use two bakers, and which cookies you get depends on where you live. The LA Times has a map to help you figure out which you’ll get. Read more....
The times sure are a-changin' on LA's Westside, with the area's only gay bar to close in May.
Barcelona star Lionel Messi has been named as La Liga’s Player of the Month for the first time in his remarkable career. The Argentina international was announced as the January winner of the gong on Friday after a brilliant beginning...Show More Summary
SLS Las Vegas is a November 2015 addition to Starwood Hotels Tribute Portfolio. The day before sitting down in Northside Café for dinner at SLS Las Vegas last night, I’d read two pieces by Lucky of One Mile at a Time about Starwood Hotels...Show More Summary
Throughout his career, the New Zealand-born pianist, m: Mike Nock, has explored many musical forms: fusion, modern jazz and classical music. You name it, and he has played it. At one time, he was even involved with the Naxos Jazz label as a producer and the music he helped bring to the wo... [ read more ]
The story doesn't include any reports of traffic problems, but LAT headlines are becoming more about hype than truth.
Back at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, JBL took the wraps off of its first CarPlay-capable aftermarket head unit, the Legend CP100. At the time, the company teased only that it would be “coming soon,” but now we have an official release date. The Legend CP100 head unit will be available starting February 14 […]
Jenelle Evans is preparing for an important court battle against her mother Barbara Evans. The mother and daughter have not gotten along in some time according to Radar Online. The shreds of their relationship may not survive the latest round when Janelle sues for custody of her son Jace. Show More Summary
I have written this oped for the LA Times. It begins: If you know nothing else about a candidate except that he or she is backed by the Koch brothers or George Soros, it’s often enough to help you make … Continue reading ?
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Even as the El Nino weather phenomenon continues to impact global temperatures and crops, its counterpart La Nina is increasingly expected to emerge in the coming months for the first time in four years.
Belgian Brownie Cakelets Adapted and adjusted from Le Pain Quotidien, via the LA Times and Wednesday Chef Yield: 12 in a standard-size (1/2 cup) cupcake mold. I poured some of the batter into these fluted mini-tartlet pans that I never use otherwise; they’re slightly smaller (despite looking bigger) so you’ll end up with 14. They […]
L.A. teachers union wins dues increase, vows to battle foes of traditional public education LA Times: Members have responded by agreeing to raise their annual dues by about a third, to $1,000 a year. The increase was approved by 82% of those who cast ballots, according to United Teachers Los Angeles, which tallied the votes Wednesday. Show More Summary
The LA Times covers the political rift at the commission like a huge outrage story. All other news: secondary.
It is a question that has been asked since time immemorial—or at least since Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo began facing off against one another in Spain’s La Liga. Which one is the better player? Answer that question, objectively—which...Show More Summary
On Wednesday, The LA Lakers took on the Cleveland Cavaliers. Lakers down by double digits at the time, it got so much worse when Lebron James threw a laser two-handed pass right into D’Angelo Russell’s man-region. Every man in the building felt this one: OUCH! pic.twitter.com/8KrU5dC869 — ?arcusD (@_MarcusD_) February 11, 2016
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has reached a deal with Apple to be the only manufacturer for the iPhone 7's processor, likely called the A10, reports The Electronic Times [Google Translate]. TSMC won over Apple largely because of its 10-nanometer manufacturing process. Show More Summary
Economista Dentata: [John Law in Venice](http://economistadentata.tumblr.com/post/139009316422/john-law-in-venice): "John Law, like all the best people... >...spent some time in Venice (he actually died there in 1729). Being John Law,...Show More Summary
In the LA Times today, Maria Bustillos says she can't support Hillary Clinton because of her vote for the Iraq War, her ties to Wall Street, her sellout "pragmatism," and the fact that Henry Kissinger recently said complimentary things about her. Show More Summary
Cops: Naked duo "didn't think anyone would notice" trysting FEBRUARY 10--A couple arrested for having sex on the towering High Roller ferris wheel in Las Vegas told police that they were “just having a good time and didn't think anyone would Las Vegas Tryst read more