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  • Yes on Measure R

    Los Angeles is as famous for its traffic congestion as it is for its sunsets and palm trees, and it has paid a steep price, in smog and gridlock, for its love affair with cars. Belated attempts to devise a functional public transit system have run up...
  • Former teen idol Leif Garrett arrested on charge of possession of heroin

     
    Former teen idol Leif Garrett was released from jail this morning after his arrest on a charge of possession of heroin, authorities said. Garrett, a former '70s singing and acting star with a lengthy history of drug usage and arrests,......
  • Sen. Hatch on USOC's side? What a joke

     
    I had to laugh when the U.S. OIympic Committee proudly announced Thursday it has Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) on its side in the battle to stop what USOC calls "ambush marketing" by Subway and some other companies. It made me......
  • 'The Amazing Race 16': five reasons to tune in

     
    It's no small feat that "The Amazing Race" is set to launch its 16th season this weekend, likely thanks in part to the strength of its casting ("Big Brother" contestants notwithstanding), its far-flung locales and its eyebrow-raising host, Phil Keoghan......
  • Chinatown to Make Way for Union Station

     
    Feb. 22, 1920: Guy W. Finney, the author of “Angel City in Turmoil,” touches on the Chinese massacre of 1871 in exploring the changes ahead for Chinatown, which is being moved to make way for Union Station. Union Station didn’t open for 19 years,...
  • Villaraigosa in D.C. seeking support for faster subway, transit funding

     
    Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa was back in the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday wearing a "30/10 for L.A." sticker as he made the rounds to build support for federal help to speed expansion of the region’s transit network, including the......
  • 'Chuck': Ladies and gentlemen, meet Dark Chuck

     
    Man, that was kind of a dark hour of "Chuck," wasn't it? So dark, in fact, that I'm not sure how to feel about it. I get that the episode is taking its place as the darkest hour before the......
  • Suicide bombers hit two Moscow subway stations, killing at least 38

     
    At least 38 people were killed and more injured early Monday morning as two female suicide bombers blew themselves up on packed subway cars in downtown Moscow, officials said. The explosions roared through the underground at rush hour just as......
  • Paul V. Coates – Confidential File, April 6, 1960

     
    Prudery Not So Very Practical These Days Read a report the other day that a French sociologist named Pierre-Louis Weil sees the western world entering upon an era of prudery. He bases it on the belief that sex is beginning to lose its novelty. That it has...
  • Broadway Traffic, 1930

     
    December 1930: Broadway and 3rd Street. The Los Angeles County Transportation Authority Library and Archive is a wonderful source of old photos. Here's one of Broadway at 3rd Street taken in December 1930. The Times Building in the center-right portion of...
  • Downey police search for man kidnapped in front of a Subway sandwich shop

     
    Downey police are searching for a man who was kidnapped in the parking lot of a Subway sandwich shop Thursday night. Witnesses reported seeing a white Lincoln Town Car pull up next to a man in his late 20s about......