Her work focused on racism, as well as life below the poverty line in Los Angeles, California and throughout the southwest. She was born and raised in Watts.
It's been a project more than a decade in the making — a bronze statue of slain Salvadoran archbishop Oscar Romero is being unveiled Saturday at MacArthur Park.
This weekend we're hitting another local ice skating rink, overachieving on our holiday shopping and walking the entire city of L.A. Come on, you can do it!
The London choreographer known for making ballet accessible and exciting opens his rule-breaking version of Tchaikovsky's classic ballet Thursday in L.A.
Every week we get your weekend conversation starters with Rico Gagliano and Brendan Newnam, the hosts of the Dinner Party Download podcast and radio show.
The program's host, Dick Gordon, is leaving WUNC after eight years with the nationally distributed show. We commemorate with favorite episodes.
What do Thanksgiving and Hanukkah, which coincide this year, have in common? Miracles.
Hanukkah kicks off the holiday season next week. If you dread the idea of poring through catalogs or braving the mall, we've got just the thing for you -- shopping with your smart phone. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, it's Wednesday which means it's time for App Chat.
Usually a power in North and Central America and the Caribbean, El Tri finished fourth this year in the region's final round, the hexagonal, gaining the playoff against the Oceania champion.
It was Conley, who on May 3, 1971, set the tone for NPR's flagship newsmagazine. As the show's current host, Robert Siegel explains, Conley established that the program would be different.
Ten years in the making, with more than stories recorded and archived from 90,000 participants, StoryCorps is gradually thatching together America's grand story.
Families empty their pockets to throw a party, sometimes bigger than a wedding, for their little girls.
The people who bring us the Oxford English Dictionary say the Australian-coined word "selfie" increased in use 17,000 times over the last year.
Millions of people all over the world are fans of the "Star Wars" franchise. Some might even go a little further and call themselves Star Wars fanatics.
The company said on its website 47-year-old Alex Calderwood passed away Thursday, but released no information about the cause.
Joseph Paul Franklin — a white supremacist who shot Flynt because he objected to a Hustler photo spread — is scheduled to be executed in Missouri on Wednesday.