Mayor Garcetti announces minimum wage proposal for LA (updated)

Mayor Eric Garcetti wants to raise Los Angeles' minimum wage to more than $13 per hour over the next three years. He announced details of the proposal on Monday.

Coachella Valley High School retires divisive Arab mascot

The bearded, snarling mascot with a large hooked nose who wears a head scarf did not appear at Coachella Valley High School's season opening football game on Friday.

Made in America festival comes to a close at LA's Grand Park


The second day of L.A.'s inaugural Made in America festival brought 59 arrests, but the music, food and festive atmosphere were the stars.


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Telluride: Director Iñárritu says Michael Keaton was 'the best' choice for 'Birdman'

The Frame host John Horn sat down with the filmmaker at the Telluride Film Festival to talk about casting Keaton, the personal inspiration for the film and the challenges that went into "Birdman."

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UK seeks to expand terrorism laws to target British fighters

British Prime Minister David Cameron told the House of Commons on Monday that he wants to give police the power to seize the passports of Islamist fighters bound for Iraq and Syria.

Prime Minister David Cameron wants to give police the power to seize passports of Islamist fighters bound for Iraq and Syria. On Friday, Britain raised its threat level to "severe" from "substantial."

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More evidence that ADHD drugs don't curb ultimate height

A recent study found a brief delay in peak growth spurt among boys who took ADHD stimulants for at least three years, but no significant effect on their ultimate height.

Some earlier research hinted that Ritalin and Adderall can hamper a child's growth. But a study of adults who took the drugs as kids now suggests any such effect is only temporary.

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3.5-magnitude quake hits near Gilroy

3.5 quake near Gilroy

A small earthquake struck at a depth of 5.4 km at 9:10 a.m about 6 miles east southeast of Gilroy, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.