Archive for August 12th, 2017


Violent Clashes Erupt at "Unite The Right" Rally In Charlottesville

Car plows into protestors at white supremacist rally

Three people are dead and approximately 35 are injured after violence erupted at a rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.
CicLAvia Venice
For the first time, CicLAvia will roll through San Pedro and Wilmington — and businesses along the route are getting ready.
Senior White House policy adviser Stephen Miller talks to reporters about President Trump's support for creating a "merit-based immigration system" in the James Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House on Aug. 2.

Stephen Miller's controversial style isn't new

The White House adviser was making waves as a student at Santa Monica High School, where he submitted so many op-eds the student newspaper couldn't publish them all.
Marine experts in the San Francisco Bay Area say an alarming number of sea lions are being treated for poisoning linked to toxic algae blooms.
Ongoing Chicago Violence Draws Ire And Threat From President Trump To Send Federal Law Enforcement Help
12-year-old Makiya Wells was killed this week when a man walked up to her house and opened fire. The suspects had an ongoing dispute with her mother.
Police Cameras Legislation

LA sheriffs still have no body camera policy

Hundreds, maybe thousands, of deputies have bought their own cameras.
Healthy relationships

4-H helps kids plant seeds for healthy relationships

4-H is going beyond the county fair, offering kids workshops on how to navigate dating and form healthy habits.
Keir Gilchrist plays Sam, a high schooler who has autism, in Netflix's new series Atypical.

TV portrayals of autism still fall short

While some are applauding two new TV shows — "Atypical" on Netflix and "The Good Doctor" on ABC — others think they send the wrong messages.
Outside Lands celebrates its 10th anniversary this weekend, with Metallica, The Who, Gorillaz, Lorde, A Tribe Called Quest and more.

Stream Outside Lands festival this weekend

You can stream performances from Lorde, alt-J, A Tribe Called Quest, Kaytranada, Gorillaz and more.
Traders and financial professionals work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange ahead of the opening bell on Friday.

North Korea has markets nervous but not panicked

Heightened tensions sparked a sell-off this week on global stock markets — but the drop is less you might have expected.
Nicole O'Hara was diagnosed with breast cancer at 29 years old. She decided to have her mastectomy scars covered up with a tattoo.

Where mastectomy scars raged, a tattoo garden blooms

Apple blossoms, bluebells, heather — Nicole O'Hara chose to cover her scars with symbols from her garden.


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