Police raid LA Times building after threat reports

Police have taken a man into custody inside the Los Angeles Times building after reports of a shooting threat.

A new night market kicks off in Koreatown

The KTown Night Market runs through Saturday night. With a long list of K-Pop and hip-hop artists taking the stage, organizers have dubbed it "KTown Coachella."

Of 58 measles cases in CA, 19 were intentionally unvaccinated

The California Department of Public Health reported two more cases of measles this week, increasing the total to 58 reported cases this year.

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LA's e-cigarette ban takes effect Saturday

Here's what you need to know about L.A.'s ban on smoking e-cigarettes in public places.

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Playwright Phillip Hayes Dean dies at 83

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Dean's "Paul Robeson" originally starred James Earl Jones when it opened on Broadway in 1978. It would go on to several revivals in New York and Europe.

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LA-area coach gets over 130 years for molestations

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Prosecutors said that for nearly 17 years, Renoir Vincent Valenti — who used several aliases — molested a girl and 14 boys, including six soccer players he coached.

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Pot smoke and mirrors: Vaporizer pens hide marijuana use

Vaporizer pens look like the e-cigarettes that dispense nicotine, and the vapor smells the same. But these devices are optimized for a potent marijuana resin with high concentrations of THC.

Odorless and discreet, vaporizer pens for pot are growing in popularity. But the devices are a nightmare for parents because they make it hard to know if kids are using marijuana.