A Compton school board member was charged Thursday in connection with the sexual assault of an unconscious victim, according to law enforcement officials.
Los Angeles County's ambitious, multibillion-dollar drive to upgrade jails and detention centers is leaving behind a dilapidated, 100-year-old lockup for juveniles east of downtown.
Los Angeles transit officials proudly point to growing ridership on the county¿s light-rail and subway system, which last year saw a 5% increase in the number of passengers getting on trains.
It may seem unlikely, but intergalactic robots, a train that traverses the globe and a woman with drug-induced superpowers indeed all have something to say about the reality of our actual right now even while imagining uncanny alternate paths. Michael Bay's "Transformers: Age of Extinction," Bong Joon-ho's "Snowpiercer" and Luc Besson's "Lucy" all engage the multiculturalism of the global economy era both in front of and behind the camera. Matt Reeves' "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," Doug Liman's "Edge of Tomorrow," Gareth Edwards' "Godzilla" and recent indie releases such as Mike Cahill's...