LA Unified school lunches get a test makeover

Fifteen school districts across California launched a pilot program Thursday that seeks to bring the farm-to-table movement to school campuses.

Live Nation wins key battle to run Greek Theatre

L.A.'s Recreation and Parks Commission voted Thursday to give Live Nation a 20-year contract to operate the theater. But it still has to clear another commission and the full city council.

Caitlin Doughty turns trauma into helping bring 'the good death'

John Rabe talks with Caitlin Doughty, author of "Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory," on death, the Americanization of Halloween and more.

Doctor Quarantined At NYC's Bellevue Hospital After Showing Symptoms Of Ebola

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NYC mayor: New York City doctor has Ebola, 1st in city

An emergency room doctor who recently returned to the city after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus, Mayor Bill de Blasio said.

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Hatchet-wielding suspect shot by officers, police say

A hatchet-wielding man attacked a group of patrol officers in a busy commercial district in Queens on Thursday, injuring two before the other officers shot and killed him.

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Benjamin Millepied's LA Dance Project returns to a local stage

LA Dance Project

The contemporary dance company returns to the Ace Hotel Theater with a program that includes a new work by the choreographer set to music by Phillip Glass.

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Stocking Halloween costumes is serious business

Ricky's employee, George Lanes, shows off one of this year's hottest costumes, Anna, from the movie Frozen.

Costume shop owners think about stocking shelves like investors think about putting together stock portfolios. They need old classics, as well as new risky ones.