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Los Angeles News 12/2012 (Page 4)



It's hard to judge a job by its title
A Vice magazine writer newly arrived from London recently put out a top 10 list of reasons to hate Los Angeles, and one had the ring of truth: Nobody here will tell you what they do for a living. The writer, Jamie Lee Curtis Taete, said that's because ...

LA seeks controversial overhaul at LAFD's troubled 911 call center
Los Angeles officials are pressing for a major cost-cutting change at the Fire Department's troubled 911 call handling center despite a top commander's warning that making the move is too risky and would jeopardize public safety. The plan, backed by ...

Panel orders removal of digital billboards installed across LA
A three-judge panel Monday ordered the removal of 100 digital billboards installed across Los Angeles under a 2006 legal settlement — the latest turn in a decade-long saga surrounding outdoor signs. The panel convened by the state's 2nd District Court ...

Vigil Remembering Jenni Rivera, 'Diva de la Banda' - Los Angeles Local News ...
Vigil Remembering Jenni Rivera, 'Diva de la Banda' - Los Angeles Local News ...

'Modern Family' Actress' Mother Sues Over 'Abusive Monster' Blog Comment
Chrisoula Workman, fighting for custody of daughter Ariel Winter, claims a comment on an L.A. Times website defamed her and placed her in a false light. Ariel Winter. In the latest twist in the nasty battle over custody of 14-year-old Modern Family ...

NBA Rumors: Lakers to be Without Steve Nash for 2 More Weeks?
The Los Angeles Lakers are 9-12 on the year. They have already fired one coach, and don't seem to be enjoying too much success with his replacement. They have a superstar center who is due to become a free agent this summer, and if things keep going ...

Suspect In Northridge Killings Was A Probation Violator, DA's Office Takes ...
Suspect In Northridge Killings Was A Probation Violator, DA's Office Takes ...

In the Psycho World: Robert Carlyle on California Solo
Director Marshall Lewy contributes to a discussion about Carlyle's latest film and career in films like Trainspotting and The Full Monty. By Fred Topel. December 11, 2012. Share this story. California Solo opened in Los Angeles on December 7 and star ...

Politics and government
The National Transportation Safety Board is sending a team to Mexico to help investigate the plane crash that killed singer Jenni Rivera. U.S. authorities are also looking into the history of the plane's owner, Starwood Management of Las Vegas, which ...

LA man 'assassinated' in New York reportedly was arrested for shoplifting wine ...
LA man 'assassinated' in New York reportedly was arrested for shoplifting wine ...

LA County urges curbs on state prisoner transfers to counties
A multiple homicide outside a Northridge boardinghouse has prompted Los Angeles County supervisors to call for legislation that would prevent state prisoners with a serious criminal history from being released to county supervision. Realignment ...

Henry's Tacos in Studio City will close this month, owner says
Henry's Tacos has been in operation since 1961 in Studio City. It is being considered as a potential cultural monument by the city of L.A. (David Crane/Daily News Staff Photographer). The simple menu at North Hollywood's Henry's Tacos, which has been ...

Labor makes Los Angeles' budget analyst a factor in mayoral race
Los Angeles City Hall's top budget analyst, who has succeeded in pushing an array of cost-cutting measures opposed by labor leaders, is becoming a lightning rod in the contest to replace Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa. Union activists have been pressing ...

How the media missed Jenni Rivera: part two
jenni-rivera-smile.jpg The Washington Post's Paul Farhi takes his stab at explaining why most Americans had never heard of Jenni Rivera until the Mexican-American performer died in a plane crash — and why very few media in Southern California had ever ...

Why are the Los Angeles Dodgers on Such a Ridiculous Spending Spree?
Just 18 months ago the Los Angeles Dodgers filed for bankruptcy and it seemed like the solvency of the storied franchise was in question. Think back to the 2011 MLB season when pundits were speculating that it was possible that neither the Mets or ...

Judge Revokes Lindsay Lohan's Probation, New Hearing Set For January
Lindsay Lohan cries during her probation revocation hearing at the Beverly Hills Courthouse on July 6 Lindsay Lohan Sentenced To Jail Actress Lindsay Lohan broke down in tears when a judge sentenced her to 90 days in jail for violating the terms of her ...

Rain and Snow Heading to Southern California
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- A storm is expected to bring rain and snow to Southern California beginning Wednesday, possibly snarling the afternoon commute. Between a quarter and a half-inch of rain were expected for the coast and valleys, while the ...

Calif. robbery spurs chase, long campus lockdown
LOS ANGELES — LOS ANGELES (AP) - What began as yet another car chase on Southern California freeways turned into a saga that spanned three counties, with one of five suspects arrested within sight of the Los Angeles police chief at a charity event and ...

Poolside Set To Bring The Dance Party This Friday At South Coast Plaza's Sony ...
Poolside Set To Bring The Dance Party This Friday At South Coast Plaza's Sony ...

Women Say Sears Let Peeper Roam for Years
LOS ANGELES (CN) - A Sears Roebuck maintenance man in the North Hollywood store installed dozens of spy cameras in fitting rooms and bathrooms and uploaded the photos to the Internet for years, 25 women and a child claim in court. Lead plaintiff ...

David Geffen Donates $100 Million for UCLA Medical Scholarship
His latest gift to the David Geffen School of Medicine makes the entertainment industry veteran the largest-ever donor to UCLA. our editor recommends. 'Inventing David Geffen' Draws Rare A-Plus Crowd to L.A. Premiere · Spielberg, Katzenberg, Geffen ...

California vs. Justin Bieber Paparazzo: State Attorneys Appeal Judge's Ruling
14 MINS. California vs. Justin Bieber Paparazzo: State Attorneys Appeal Judge's Ruling. 8:26 AM PST 12/13/2012 by Eriq Gardner. share. Comments ( ). Looking to save a law enacted to rid roads of menacing paparazzi, the state argues that a trial judge ...

Ray Briem, late-night radio host was 82
ray-briem.jpg Ray Briem was the overnight mostly conservative talker on KABC-AM from 1967-1994 and kind of pioneered the form here in Los Angeles. That made him the welcomed late-night companion to thousands, and columnist Gary Lycan in the ...

Jesus Christ, Super Meme
Looking to find Jesus before the end of the year? Guess what? We can help. Posted on 12/13/2012 9:15:00 AM by Greg Boss. Los Angeles is known for having all kinds of characters, but walking the streets as the Son of God in the City of Angels has a ...

California's Loss is Texas' Gain | NBC Southern California
In a twist, Texas has been luring hordes of Californians with the promise of new opportunity. Last year, the Los Angeles suburb of Vernon took out billboard ads accusing Texas of stealing its jobs. advertisement. Click Here! When Steve Murdock sees ...

Deputies Win Hearings Over Unpaid Suspensions
LOS ANGELES (CN) - Sheriff's deputies who beat felony charges received a mixed bag from a federal judge as they challenge their unpaid suspensions. Darrin Wilkinson, David Sherr, Lisa Brown Debs and Sean O'Donoghue each faced felony charges while ...

LA County transit officials OK more funds for Blue Line safety
Los Angeles County transit officials Thursday budgeted $6.78 million more for improvements on the Blue Line — one of the busiest light-rail lines in the nation, with 26 million riders annually and a history of accidents and fatalities. There have been ...

Children's museum in San Fernando Valley up for $8M in public money
The former Children s Museum of Los Angeles, being reconstituted in Lake View Terrace, needs $7.5 million to meet a year-end fundraising deadline. (Andy Holzman/Staff Photographer). Facing deadlines to open the long-stalled children's museum in the ...

LA County sheriff's jailer charged with assaulting 2 inmates
A Los Angeles County sheriff's jailer was charged Thursday with assaulting two inmates and falsifying police reports afterward, the first prosecution since abuses in the jails were first alleged more than a year ago. Jermaine Jackson, a five-year ...

Gloria Romero: Lawmakers, have the guts to ban gutless votes
In the world of politics, can you be for something before you were against it? Yes – if you serve in the California State Assembly. Article Tab: Assemblyman Gil Cedillo, D-Los Angeles, right, is congratulated. Assemblyman Gil Cedillo, D-Los Angeles ...


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