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Gypsyhawk Is Interested in Shit Like Quantum Physics
August 15th, 2008 was a tumultuous day for Eric Harris, who was then bassist for Ohio-based death-thrashers Skeletonwitch. Rising tensions with the rest of the band came to a head. Having just played a raucous show at the Troubadour, the group kicked ...

Yaroslavsky not running for mayor *
Zev Yaroslavsky said today that he will finish out his term on the county Board of Supervisors and not make a bid to become mayor of Los Angeles. "While I have never been a supporter of term limits, I do believe that four decades is long enough for any ...

JACCC CEO Leaves Following Revelations About His Past
RAFU STAFF REPORT. The Board of Directors of the Japanese American Cultural and Community Center in Los Angeles announced on Wednesday that president and CEO Gregory Willis “has elected to resign from his position effective Aug. 22, 2012 for ...

'Safe harbor' for California illegal immigrants?
Last winter, a Los Angeles-area lawmaker launched a petition drive to place an initiative on the California ballot. Its name was innocuous: The California Opportunity and Prosperity Act. Its aim was not: It would have allowed illegal immigrants to live ...

Cali's Lancaster Leaps into Daily Police Aerial Surveillance--At Least It's ...
Cali's Lancaster Leaps into Daily Police Aerial Surveillance--At Least It's ...

Feds strike against Mexican cartel and Mexican Mafia members in IE
Posted: 08/23/2012 01:17:19 PM PDT. The FBI's Timothy Delaney, special agent in charge, speaks at a news conference Thursday outside of the Pomona police station following several predawn raids by the San Gabriel Valley Safe Streets Task Force which ...

LA County Supervisors Spent Thousands on VIP Chauffer Service in DC
After years of criticizing the every move of Los Angeles County's five-member governing board, gadfly extraordinaire Eric Preven -- known by county supervisors as the pesky mosquito who's never missed a meeting -- finally gets his crowing and ...

Accused in Coffee Mug Murder Returns to LA to Face Charges: DA
Accused in Coffee Mug Murder Returns to LA to Face Charges: DA. The high-profile tennis referee is accused of blugeoning her 80-year-old husband to death with a coffee mug in their Woodland Hills home ...

'Tree people' still pining for Neil Diamond
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LA County reports five West Nile virus cases so far this year
Los Angeles County has five reported cases of the West Nile virus, officials said, down from last year. On Thursday, officials issued a warning to Santa Monica residents after discovering two dead birds that tested positive for West Nile virus. A total ...

Zev Yaroslavsky leaves LA mayoral race to City Hall insiders
Los Angeles political veteran Zev Yaroslavsky's decision to forgo next year's race for mayor leaves a field dominated by City Hall insiders and heightened anxieties among some civic leaders about whether the remaining contenders will aggressively ...

'Total lack of activity' at Alarcon residence, neighbor testifies
'Total lack of activity' at Alarcon residence, neighbor testifies. A neighbor testifies that from the fall of 2006 through 2009, he rarely saw a car or people at L.A. City Councilman Richard Alarcon's official home. He and his wife face fraud and ...

17 arrested in crackdown on California-Mexico methamphetamine ring
Local and federal authorities moved Thursday to break up an alleged drug trafficking ring connecting a major Mexican cartel to San Gabriel Valley street gangs and arrested 17 people in a pre-dawn sweep. A federal indictment unsealed Thursday charges 27 ...

LA Unified replaces plastic foam cafeteria trays with paper ones
Cafeteria trays. Students at Thomas Starr King Middle School in Los Feliz look up at a sculpture they made of 1,260 plastic foam cafeteria trays. The nonbiodegradable trays are being replaced with paper ones. (Mel Melcon, Los Angeles Times / August 23, ...

Two women fatally electrocuted trying to help at crash scene
Two women fatally electrocuted trying to help at crash scene. Irma Zamora ran into the electrified water at the Valley Village site and was killed. Another woman died trying to help her. Officials call them heroes. print. Comments. 0 ...

USADA to ban Armstrong for life, strip Tour titles
LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- U.S. Anti-Doping Agency chief executive Travis Tygart says the agency will ban Lance Armstrong from cycling for life and strip him of his seven Tour de France titles for doping. Armstrong on Thursday night dropped any further ...

Drugs contributed to Rodney King's death, coroner concludes
A June service memorialized Rodney King, who drowned in his backyard pool June 17. King, whose videotaped beating at the hands of LAPD officers in 1991 thrust him into public consciousness, had long battled addiction to alcohol and drugs. (Barbara ...

Hospital chain accused of kickback scheme to pay $16.5 million
A Los Angeles-based hospital chain has agreed to pay the government $16.5 million to settle allegations that its subsidiaries paid illegal kickbacks for patients recruited from among the homeless and provided them unnecessary services in an attempt to ...

LA Weekly Web Awards 2012: We've Got Some Finalists!
We asked for your help finding the best and brightest online in Los Angeles, and you delivered. After combing through thousands of nominations for the L.A. Weekly Web Awards 2012, we're happy to announce our finalists. But we can't do all of this ...

Ixia buys BreakingPoint Systems
Ixia has completed its purchase of cyber security company BreakingPoint Systems Inc. for an undisclosed price. Calabasas-based Ixia, a developer of wireless network test programs, said the addition of Austin, Texas-based BreakingPoint will “help ensure ...

Michalena Jones Sues The Roman Catholic Archbishop of Los Angeles for ...
Michalena Jones Sues The Roman Catholic Archbishop of Los Angeles for ...

High Holy Day services guide: Family services
Hamas top official: Kill every last Jew and American. A senior Hamas official said in a televised sermon that he wished for the annihilation of every single Jew and American. Jewish Dems slam GOP for Ron Paul tribute. Jewish Democrats slammed ...

City Hall announces new post of LA poet laureate
City Hall announces new post of LA poet laureate. By Kevin Roderick | August 24, 2012 3:10 PM. Thumbnail image for vin-scully2010-dn.jpg Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has announced creation of an official city of Los Angeles' poet laureate program, to ...

Hollywood Lawyer Fights City Hall's Attempts to Gate off V.I.P. Neighborhoods ...
Hollywood Lawyer Fights City Hall's Attempts to Gate off V.I.P. Neighborhoods ...

UCLA growth spurt pushes new clinics into Conjeo Valley
Photo by Joe Lumaya, Special to The Star // Buy this photo. Dr. Tracy Huynh (left) and medical assistant Lela Gaar (right) go over a patient's chart. In the background are medical assistant Juana Yanez (back to camera), Dr. Ashley Bateman and Dr ...

Tennis Referee's Arraignment on Murder Charge Postponed
Lolita Lopez. The defense attorney for Lois Goodman is accusing the LAPD of turning the case into a media circus by arresting the 70-year-old woman in New York, where she was set to work at the U.S. Open. Goodman is accused of killing her 80-year-old ...

LAPD launches probe into alleged resale of weapons by SWAT officers
LAPD launches probe into alleged resale of weapons by SWAT officers. The department is conducting the second investigation into allegations that officers bought specially-made handguns with an 'LAPD SWAT' insignia and resold them at a steep profit ...

LA's top money manager rebuffs labor-backed trash contract idea
In the latest salvo in a political battle over Los Angeles' lucrative commercial trash collection business, City Hall's top budget guru Friday urged lawmakers to reject a controversial, labor-backed plan to award exclusive hauling privileges in a ...

Friends, Family Cry Foul After Deputies Kill Man in Bellflower
BELLFLOWER, Calif. (KTLA) -- A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy shot and killed a man Friday The shooting broke out just after 2:10 pm in the 9400 block of Alondra Boulevard when a deputy interrupted a robbery in the area, according to a sheriff's ...

Baca may defy proposed law easing immigration enforcement
David A. Martin of ICE, left, talks to a detainee during an arrest in Chatsworth.The Trust Act would prohibit local authorities from complying with federal detention requests except when a suspect has been charged with a serious or violent crime. (Al ...


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