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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."

LA, Great Basin continue dust-up over Owens lake pollution

Los Angeles Aqueduct Anniversary Sierras Landscape Water

Regional air officials and the Department of Water and Power will square off over L.A.’s responsibilities to control pollution swept off of the dry Owens lakebed.

7 tweets from SoCal teachers this week


A roundup of what educators in SoCal are talking about this week. Have a something to share? Let us know @PFedu with the hashtag #TeacherTweets.

Confessions of a fair-weather Dodgers fan

Colorado Rockies v Los Angeles Dodgers

Each year, they come out of the woodwork: the die-hard Dodgers fans who don't really like baseball much. I am one of them.

Most air traffic control job seekers fail new FAA personality test

Students at the only FAA-partnered school in Southern California that helps students prepare for careers as air traffic controllers complain about the new process.

In SoCal business news: Herbalife investigation, Uber adds 'safe rides' fee

Herbalife is investigated by the Illinois Attorney General. Uber adds $1 safe rides fee. China Film Co. will produce "Marco Polo" with Paramount Pictures.

Pasadena power outage leaves city in the dark

A "pretty large" power outage left city streets and homes in the dark in Pasadena Monday night.

Arts & Culture

7 Byzantium books to read after visiting double Getty exhibits

A reading list on Byzantium, fiction and non-fiction, to go with the Getty Center and Getty Villa's blockbuster Byzantium exhibits.

Top 10 reasons Colbert won't move 'The Late Show' to Los Angeles

"The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" Debut Episode

Number 10: He doesn't want "Saturday Night Live" to make fun of him the next time they do "The Californians." Let us know your reasons Colbert probably isn't moving west.