| Jan 13, 2014
| 6:12 PM
A range of reactions from outrage to measured acceptance poured in Monday after an Orange County jury — after deliberating only hours — found that two former Fullerton police officers were not guilty of beating a homeless man to death.
| Jan 19, 2014
Los Angeles City Councilman Gil Cedillo wants to punish JPMorgan Chase for its various financial misdeeds, possibly by cutting off business with the banking giant. But as city leaders learned a few years ago when
Occupy L.A. pushed for a similar...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Jerry Stahl believes it's impossible to shock an audience anymore, but in his new novel, "Happy Mutant Baby Pills" (Harper Perennial, $14.99 pp.), he comes close.
His main character, Lloyd, falls in love with a murderous woman named Nora who wants to...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 2:26 PM
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti sought Wednesday to rebuild his frayed ties with the city’s business leaders, embracing their City Hall agenda while promoting his efforts to speed L.A.’s economic recovery.
“You set the agenda for us,&...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti sought Wednesday to rebuild his frayed ties with the city's business leaders, embracing their City Hall agenda while promoting his efforts to speed L.A.'s economic recovery.
"You set the agenda for us," Garcetti told a...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 9:05 PM
The signs on the freshly planted City Hall south lawn list a long string of don'ts.
"No tents, stakes, camping, open flames or cooking.... No writing/painting/affixing signs, projections or other materials to trees, landscaping or public property."...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 5:03 AM
The Grinch who stole Christmas has been arrested, according to authorities. Detectives at the sheriff's station in Lomita arrested a San Pedro man Wednesday who is accused of stealing packages from the doorsteps of unsuspecting residents. Many of the...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 9:35 PM
Protesters in the Occupy Los Angeles movement filed a class-action lawsuit Thursday against the city and high-ranking officials alleging that the group's constitutional rights were violated during its eviction. The lawsuit alleges that the Los Angeles...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 7:14 AM
Two Mexican nationals charged with killing a U.S. Coast Guard officer are scheduled to appear in court....
| Dec 31, 2012
| 3:33 PM
The Occupy movement will be making a repeat appearance at the 2013 Tournament of Roses Parade, organizers and police said Monday. A 15-foot-high float, with the "Monopoly" banker riding a red wagon, will wheel its way down the 5.5-mile route......
| Feb 6, 2013
| 9:53 AM
Postal Service cuts Saturday service: Even the most ardent lovers of traditional mail service said they can't really complain....