Police: Video that appeared to threaten officers was rap promo


A video that showed a person holding a gun while staring through a vehicle's windshield at an officer stepping out of a patrol car was filmed as part of a rap group's comeback attempt, police say.

Gov. Brown OKs expansive new equal pay protections

The bill expands goes further than federal law by placing the burden on the employer to prove a man's higher pay is based on factors other than gender.

Mexico vs. USA Soccer: Show us your game face pics

An estimated 90,000 fans will crowd the stadium for the sold-out CONCACAF soccer game between the United States and Mexico.

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LAUSD student test score reports hitting parents mailboxes

Parents will be receiving test score reports on how students performed on the Common Core-aligned assessments over the next two weeks.

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FAA proposes nearly $2 million fine to drone operator for restricted flights

A recreational drone is flown above Old Bethpage, N.Y., in August. SkyPan uses drones for aerial photography.

The Federal Aviation Administration charges the company, SkyPan International, conducted 65 flights in the skies over Chicago and New York, some of the nation's most restricted airspace.

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Budapest foodies hope cuisine can help heal anti-migrant prejudice

Andris Roder (left) and Adam Finding, cooks at the Kisuzem restaurant in Budapest, prepare a traditional Eritrean meal of injera bread, chickpea paste and meat stew. Their restaurant served up Eritrean food all week for a food festival in solidarity with migrants and refugees streaming into Hungary.

Forget the goulash. Budapest's restaurants have been featuring refugee cuisine — think Syrian sweets, Afghan pies and Eritrean flatbread. It's a festival to foster understanding through food.

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USC cuts employee subsidy for transit, citing budget reasons


Many companies offer incentives to get workers out of cars and onto public transit, but USC has discontinued its discount program for bus and train passes.