Averting extremism, Internet etiquette, foster kids, leaked celebrity nude photos

A Los Angeles-based Muslim civil rights organization wants to introduce an intervention program to diver young American Muslims away from violent extremism.
Bottled water to be sent to Haiti on Jan

The bottled water industry and California's drought

Some California communities are keeping a closer eye on where their water comes from and where it goes. One concern is bottled water.

Stuart Murdoch on his new film 'God Help The Girl'

Stuart Murdoch of the indie band Belle and Sebastian, joins Alex Cohen in studio to talk about the new film that he wrote/directed called 'God Help The Girl.'
The Deep Web is a part of the Internet not accessible by standard Web browsers and search engines.

Celebrity nude photo leak raises Internet etiquette questions

Nude photos of celebrities were leaked online over the weekend. The incident raises questions about personal online etiquette.
The remains of 25 dinosaurs were found in a single rock slab from northeastern China.

Fossils suggests dinosaurs may have had caretaker roles

One fossil discovered in northeast China has given researchers a lot to ponder and might even indicate some interesting child-rearing trends.
Francisco Rodriguez, L.A. Community College chancellor
The Los Angeles Community College District is the largest in the nation with its fair share of problems, but Chancellor Francisco Rodriguez is optimistic.
Taylor Swift 1989
This week on Tuesday Reviewsday, our weekly new music segment, guests Oliver Wang and Morgan Rhodes join A Martinez in studio.
The viral "Ice Bucket Challenge" has brought in $100 million for ALS, but it's also attracted backlash from critics who it's the latest example of 'slacktivism.' What do people with ALS and their families make of the challenge?
A new investigation has revealed foster kids and teenagers in California are being prescribed powerful psychotropic medication at an alarmingly high rate.
Activists Protest Supreme Court Decision On Corporate Political Spending

Mega-donors and the new political landscape

Big money is nothing new in politics but new data shows how several court decisions have paved the way for an unprecedented amount of spending on campaigns.

Mental health organization brings help to northern Iraq

Decades of fighting in Iraq has traumatized many locals, which is why the Trauma Rehabilitation and Training Center has stepped up to treat PTSD and depression patients.

Celebrity nude photos surface, FBI responds

Nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities were leaked this weekend. The FBI says it is investigating what may be an underground celebrity nude trading ring.
Coachella Valley mascot

Coachella Valley High School parts with controversial mascot

The bearded, snarling mascot has existed since the 1920s, but did not appear at Coachella Valley High School's season opening football game on Friday.
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