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Archive for November 22nd, 2017
The CDC would get $7 million to test the safety of chemicals used in firefighting foam at military bases and civilian airfields. Studies indicate the compounds may cause cancer.
As high rents push artists out of the Arts District and Venice, the L.A. City Council is weighing a proposal to grant them special consideration in housing.
Net neutrality affects everything that everyone does online. The Federal Communications Commission announced this week that it has a plan to repeal it.
The city is being forced to backtrack on harsh restrictions passed in 2016 because of a lawsuit filed by short-term rental owners.
After a filing mistake, the campaign to recall L.A. City Councilman Mike Bonin will need to restart before it can collect signatures to get the proposal on the ballot.
The 2018 floats have been built in Irwindale and Azusa and a handful of other locations outside Pasadena due to real estate prices and safety issues.
Consumers say they're worried about identity theft this holiday season, but they say these concerns won't affect how they shop. Here are steps you can take to protect your data online and in stores.
Authorities say a 32-year-old inmate at the state prison in Lancaster punched an officer in the face, knocked him to the ground and then stomped on his face.
A study's co-author says many people just accept hearing loss as a fact of life and some doctors aren't screening for it.
If no amount of polite or impolite conversation will ever get your family members to see eye to eye on hot-button topics, we have a handy guide for you.
The C-2 Greyhound was en route to the USS Ronald Reagan when it went down Wednesday afternoon Japan time. Eight people were recovered and are "in good condition at this time," the Navy says.
John Lasseter, the man behind many beloved children's films, is taking a six-month leave of absence after allegations that he hugged, kissed and groped female employees.
Gobble gobble GASP! We could see record heat on Thanksgiving, thanks in part to two high pressure systems.
The development plans address some — but not all — of residents' concerns.
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Screenwriter Anthony McCarten says the film was inspired by Churchill's writing and oratorical gifts, which inspired a nation to persevere through WWII.
Though Pixar’s “Coco” takes viewers on a grand adventure through the afterlife, there’s plenty of heartbeat in the film, much of which comes from composer Michael Giacchino’s sincere, ranchera-driven score.
Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Amy Nicholson, Peter Rainer and Charles Solomon review this weekend’s new movie releases.
When imagining Buffalo Bill, people might picture a showman riding horseback, handling a lasso.
In her new book, “The Butchering Art,” historian Lindsey Fitzharris looks at the world of nineteenth-century surgery and how one man’s invention and perseverance changed the world of medicine.
Catching some Z’s. Counting sheep. Sawing logs. Getting some shut-eye.
E-hailing company Uber has been having a couple of rough years.
As allegations of sexual harassment and assault in various industries continue to surface, one thing we have learned is that even big, established companies with well-staffed human resources departments are ill-equipped in handling these claims.
Critic Mark Jordan Legan recommends streaming 'Manhunt: Unabomber,' 'Alias Grace' and 'Master of None.'
"Our friend was very kind to invite us to her Thanksgiving dinner," one student said. "I didn’t know until we got there that she was vegan and all her friends were vegan!"
After five seasons, UCLA fired its head football coach. Brian and Andy Kamenetzky break down Mora's legacy and explain what LA teams should be thankful for.
With Thanksgiving expected to be a scorcher this year, we explore some cooler options, including a full Thanksgiving meal...in ice cream form.
Plaintiffs in the Las Vegas shooting lawsuits claim that the Mandalay Bay Hotel, where the shooter was staying, is culpable in the attack.
In California, American food can be apple pie ... or a brothy beef pho.
More than a month after 300 women in California politics signed a letter reporting sexual harassment, Democrats have a list of demands