| Jul 19, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Bulgarini Gelato, the Italian gelato and sorbetto store with locations in Altadena and Culver City, is now serving scoops at a cart at the Grand Central Market. It's one of the latest additions to contribute to the revamp of the growing food arcade. ...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 10:57 AM
McDonald’s this week said it would offer value menu customers a side of salad, fruit or vegetables as an alternative to French fries in a move that some analysts attributed to an attempt to boost static sales.
The arrangement will be set in motion...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 8:34 PM
A 51-year-old woman who claimed she was once married to Michael Jackson was arrested late Saturday after allegedly kicking and spitting on officers outside a Burger King restaurant, police said.
Nancy Balcorta called 911 about 11:25 p.m. from the fast-...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:53 AM
"Gratuities for exceptional service'' reads one tip jar.
"Tips welcome!" reads another.
The proliferation of tip jars at local coffeehouses, pizza places, sub and ice cream shops (even delis) are changing our tipping protocols, leading some South...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 2:26 PM
After being grilled about controversial past statements on immigration and climate change, former mayoral candidate Kevin James was confirmed as a new appointee to the Los Angeles Board of Public Works by the City Council.
The council voted 11-0 on...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 5:11 PM
A lawyer for the family of a man who died in a confrontation with Riverside County sheriff's deputies at a Burger King drive-through is disputing official reports about how the 41-year-old plumber died.
Raymond Lewis Johnson died Oct. 11 after...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 10:02 AM
Illustrator Jillian Tamaki and writer Mariko Tamaki remember what it feels like to be on the cusp of growing up, […]...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 2:36 PM
A Cook County correctional officer is being held without bail in Lake County, Ind., after being charged with fatally shooting a fellow motorist who swore at him and threw a cup at his vehicle, officials said.
Edgar Singleton Jr., 61, remains in the Lake...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 6:06 AM
Despite some improvements, most fast-food restaurants still dish up unhealthy kids' meals -- and bombard youngsters with advertisements touting their calorie-laden offerings, according to a new study by Yale University researchers. The worst kids' meal...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 3:28 PM
Beer buffs have long had places to wet their whistles in the Christmas City, most notably the Bethlehem Brew Works, which celebrated its 15th anniversary this year. But what about wine lovers? Don't they deserve a place to call their own?
| Nov 1, 2013
| 12:33 PM
LAX shooting: The latest
A gunman armed with a high-powered rifle opened fire at Los Angeles International Airport on Friday morning, killing a TSA agent and wounding several others, authorities said.
Authorities said the gunman fired at several...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 3:32 PM
Burger King is attempting to dethrone the McDonald's Big Mac with its new Big King burger. The previously limited-edition burger is back on the menu Tuesday, and this time it's staying put.
The Big King comes with two burger patties, a slice of ...