How one rapper is confronting Asian stereotypes with an eye-popping music video

The effects-heavy music video for "Safe" finds L.A. rapper Dumbfounded replacing white actors in more than a dozen popular movies and TV shows.

Get ready for the 2nd busiest travel day of Memorial Day weekend

Did you think you had escaped the madness because you made it out of Los Angeles International Airport on Friday? Think again. Now, you have to fly home.

Voter Guide: Everything you need to cram for the elections

The California primary is June 7. Are you ready to vote? Here's everything you need to know.

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Why are there so many flags at gravestones on Memorial Day?

At cemeteries this weekend, you might notice row after row of small American flags fluttering amid the gravestones. The history of that tradition dates back to the post-Civil War era.

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Bought and Sold: The new fight against teen sex trafficking

Police Conduct Major Prostitution Sting

Advocates for kids are pushing for a new approach to combating underage prostitution: treating young people caught up in sex trafficking as victims, not delinquents.

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Running out of space, veteran cemeteries take a new form

Harvell headstone

Right now, L.A.'s national veterans cemetery is basically full. The V.A. hopes building a columbarium will allow Los Angeles veterans to be buried in the city.