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Los Angeles News 01/2014 (Page 4)



LA in decline? No surprise here
There are few things a writer can write more obnoxious than “I told you so.” But I told you so. City Council President Herb Wesson's high profile L.A. 2020 Commission issued its preliminary report last week and confirmed just about everything that has ...

No Pants Day 2014: Expect undie-clad Metro rail riders on Sunday
Yes, people do ride mass transit in Los Angeles. And once a year, they do it without pants. As part of an international improvisation event called the "No Pants Subway Ride," scores of Angelenos — fully dressed, but only from the waist up — will ...

3 Killed In Fiery SUV Crash In Leimert Park
Three people were killed in a fiery crash in Leimert Park overnight on Jan. 12, 2014, authorities say. (credit: CBS). Related Tags: Coliseum Street, Fatal Crash, Leimert Park. Top Features. CBSLA iPhone App For iPhone and Android · textalerts180 3 ...

Jurupa Valley Could Cease To Exist Over Budget Woes
JURUPA VALLEY (AP) — California's youngest city evokes memories of the old West: residents ride horses against a backdrop of hardscrabble hills, and political wrangling takes place in a store that once sold cowboy boots. There is fear that the city ...

Regulators Approve First Shellfish Farm Off Calif.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — California regulators approved this week development of the first shellfish farm in federal waters off Southern California that could produce about 2.6 million pounds of Mediterranean mussels a year. The California Coastal ...

Three killed, one hurt in Leimert Park SUV crash
Three people were killed early Sunday morning when their SUV crashed into a tree and erupted in flames in Leimert Park, authorities said. Officials said it was unclear what caused the crash, which was reported at 2:49 a.m. in the 2800 block of Coliseum ...

US airlines oppose new competition on LA-Europe routes
When Katherine Belarmino saw a round-trip airfare for around $600 from Los Angeles to Copenhagen, Denmark, recently, she pounced on the deal. She had never heard of the airline — Norwegian Air Shuttle — but it was too good to pass up. Other airlines ...

DNA Leads To Man's Arrest In 2012 Rowland Heights Rape
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — DNA has led to the arrest of a man for the 2012 sexual assault of a 29-year-old woman in her Rowland Heights apartment, the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department said Monday. Pablo Bautista, 26, was arrested Saturday for rape, ...

Rizzo Expected To Plead Guilty To Tax Fraud Charges
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Disgraced former Bell city manger Robert Rizzo was expected Monday to plead guilty to charges that he filed a false federal income-tax return. Rizzo admitted in a plea agreement that he created a corporation to fraudulently ...

Standout athletic scholars to be honored
The Inner City Youth Foundation will present its Unsung Heroes Awards to a group of top academic and athletic high school honorees on Saturday at the Redeemer Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles. The awards spotlight African-American scholars ...

Father, 2 Children Killed In Sylmar House Fire
SYLMAR (CBSLA.com) — A man and his two pre-teen children were killed early Monday morning in a house fire. The fire was reported at 4:37 a.m. in a metal barn-like structure in the 13700 block of Eldridge Avenue in Sylmar, the Los Angeles Fire ...

LA Now Live: What's behind the solar energy slowdown?
Join Times staff writer Julie Cart for an online discussion at 9 a.m. Monday about the dimming prospects of solar energy. The Obama administration set off a building boom of large-scale solar power plants across the Southwest about five years ago, but ...

Park Central
I am standing in a sun-splashed meadow, feeling as if I could be in a faraway enchanted place. There are grassy undulations; the kid in me wants to lie down and roll over and over. I keep thinking of the lines from the poem by Federico García Lorca ...

Gina's People: Covered With Love LA
"I am blessed to be a blessing," Says Jennifer Sariñana. She is the founder of a blanket outreach program that reaches approximately 58,000 homeless people in the Los Angeles area. On LA's Skid Row, everyone seems to know Sariñana. She's out there on ...

LA crime falls for 11th year; officials note historic drops
Overall crime in Los Angeles dropped for the 11th straight year in 2013, with many categories seeing the lowest per capita rates in decades, city officials said. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and Police Chief Charlie Beck announced Monday that final ...

Garcetti's turn at bat in LA's culture game
Mayor Eric Garcetti is getting to wield a pretty big broom, with vacancies everywhere from the DWP chief to choosing a new head of cultural affairs and the three city animal commissioners he just replaced. There is one post that was not going to be ...

LA expected to soon debate raising minimum wage for hotel workers
Los Angeles could soon take the national lead in dramatically raising the minimum wage — with members of the City Council expected to propose that large hotels be required to pay roughly $15 an hour to their workers. That rate would more than double ...

TCA: 'Gang Related' on Fox brings LA grit to life
There isn't a gang in Los Angeles that the new Fox crime drama "Gang Related" doesn't explore. Russian, Korean, Latino, African American, white and more are brought to vivid, bloody life over the course of the first season, which stars Ramon Rodriguez ...

Wayne Gretzky takes his place as outdoor hockey game in LA looms
When a young Wayne Gretzky skated eight or 10 hours a day on frozen Canadian ponds, his ears would freeze and his toes would become so numb that he'd have tears in his eyes when he came inside and his father rubbed his feet to warm them. "Those are ...

Womb Transplants Performed In Sweden Catch Attention Of LA Fertility Specialists
STUDIO CITY (CBSLA.com) — Womb transplants performed in Sweden are catching the attention of fertility specialists in Los Angeles. “It's a very fascinating study. You know, transplant as a science is growing,” Dr. Tina Koopersmith said. The study ...

At Least 15 Injured When Tour Bus from LA Crashes in Tulare County
A tour bus collided with a big-rig early Tuesday morning in Tulare County, leaving at least 15 people injured, authorities said. Bus-Crash-Map. (Credit: KTLA). The collision occurred just before midnight on the northbound Highway 99 between the Paige ...

LA may hike minimum wage for hotel workers to highest in US
Labor leaders hope a proposal that would dramatically raise the minimum wage in Los Angeles for workers at large hotels to roughly $15 an hour will be a step toward pay hikes for other industries. Members of the City Council expected to propose that ...

Millepied's LA Dance Project finds home: 1927 downtown theater
The bid to revive the stately old theaters of downtown L.A. has intersected with hopes for boosting the city's chronically undernourished scene for major resident dance companies. L.A. Dance Project, launched in 2012 by star choreographer Benjamin ...

The Northridge Earthquake: “Like a Punch Delivered from Below”
It's been two decades since the magnitude 6.7 Northridge earthquake shook Los Angeles to its core. Richard Andrews presided over the Herculean effort to make the city whole again. Posted on 1/14/2014 9:20:00 AM by Ed Leibowitz. The damage from the ...

Tour bus from LA collides with big rig in Central Valley
A tour bus from L.A. rear-ended a big rig just before midnight Monday, sending more than a dozen passengers to hospitals, according to the California Highway Patrol. The collision happened as the bus was traveling northbound on California 99 in Tulare, ...

Location filming in LA down sharply in last 20 years, report says
Despite gains in feature and television production last year, Los Angeles experienced whopping losses in location film activity over the last two decades as Hollywood took its show on the road, according a new report. While location filming for feature ...

Union ads seek to publicize LA workers making less than $15 an hour
Promoting its campaign to bring higher wages to Los Angeles workers, a labor group released a study Tuesday that says 810,864 Angelenos live with "poverty" wages of less than $15 an hour. Maria Elena Durazo, chief of the county Los Angeles County ...

LA's original home brew club Maltose Falcons is turning 40 with a bang
Home brewing is nothing new -- it's been legal in this country since 1978 -- and L.A.'s Maltose Falcons have been teaching the craft for even longer than that. The seminal home brew club turns 40 this year, and it's planning celebrations from January ...

LA vows to take big step in earthquake protection
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Tuesday announced an ambitious plan to tackle earthquake safety, including a new effort to strengthen vulnerable buildings. Marking the 20th anniversary of the destructive Northridge earthquake, Garcetti said Los ...

LA Board of Education approves next phase of iPad plan
The Los Angeles Board of Education Tuesday approved the next phase of a $1-billion effort to provide computers to every student, teacher and administrator. The board agreed to distribute iPads to every student at 38 more schools, begin a bidding ...


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