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Where to Eat at LAX, Spring 2018

Holiday travel can be a frustrating experience. After dealing with packing, traffic, and airport security lines, there's nothing worse than sitting down to a horrible airport meal. Luckily, <b>LAX</b> has made some major improvements to its dining scene over the past several years.<p>Since the fall update, …

Sandwiches

16 coolers with a cult following on Amazon—and why they’re worth it

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p>Summer is coming up …

Shopping

Amid booing, Koreatown shelter plan moves forward at City Hall

At a raucous hearing at City Hall punctuated with shouting from the crowd, Los Angeles lawmakers pressed forward Tuesday with plans to shelter dozens of homeless people at a Koreatown parking lot.<p>The Koreatown plan, announced by city leaders earlier this month, spurred residents and business owners …

Homelessness

Here's Who Keeps Robocalling Georgia

There were 3.4 billion robocalls in the U.S. last month. Ever wondered who's behind them? Find out who's calling Georgians.<p>ATLANTA, GA — If you think …

Youmail

Lakers could be in trade mode

As the Los Angeles Lakers head into a potentially franchise-changing offseason, their front office is keeping its options fully open.<p>While the Lakers …

NBA

Hundreds March In Koreatown to Protest Planned Homeless Shelter

Los Angeles police shut down Vermont Avenue from Wilshire Boulevard to 7th Street in Koreatown because of the protest march.<p>KOREATOWN, CA -- Hundreds …

Homelessness

Demonstrators march in Koreatown to protest planned temporary homeless shelter

Hundreds of people waving and carrying signs marched in Koreatown on Saturday to protest a planned temporary homeless shelter in the neighborhood.<p>Los Angeles police shut down Vermont Avenue from Wilshire Boulevard to 7th Street in Koreatown because of the protest, which was scheduled to run from 4 …

Los Angeles

Report: None of Lakers’ young core “untouchable” for right trade offer

Another — possibly more accurate — way to phrase the theme of this story: Hey, Gregg Popovich, if you’re trading Kawhi Leonard how many of our guys …

Basketball

This Bus Takes You From Las Vegas To Los Angeles For Just $2.99, So Hop On

For some people, long bus rides sound like a total nightmare. Don't get me wrong, I totally get it — but traveling on a budget usually trades in cash …

Los Angeles

2018 NBA Draft Lottery Means LA Can Finally Move on from Nash, Howard Trades

LOS ANGELES — For the first time since 2014, the Los Angeles Lakers could comfortably skip Tuesday's NBA draft lottery.<p>No, the franchise still hasn't made the postseason since the year Kobe Bryant tore his Achilles tendon in 2013.<p>Instead, the Lakers will happily go without their pick, yielding …

Basketball

We Found the 5 Best Hot Springs in California, So Leave the Beach Behind

California has long been known for its beaches, and their appeal has always been clear. The warm sand, crashing waves, and blue ocean all seem to …

California

Miraculously, the Lakers survived the Steve Nash and Dwight Howard trades

Nearly six years after the now infamous Steve Nash and Dwight Howard trades, the Los Angeles Lakers finally paid the price of trying to build a …

Basketball

You're probably eating sushi wrong — here's the proper way, according to a world-famous sushi chef

Sushi is one of the world's most beloved cuisines, but it turns out that most people are not eating it the right way.<p>According to Chef Nobuyuki "Nobu" Matsuhisa, the renowned sushi chef and founder of the world-famous Nobu restaurants, some of the most common mistakes that people make when they eat …

Japan

15 Players Most Fans Forgot Played For the LA Lakers: Where Are They Now?

The Los Angeles Lakers are arguably the greatest franchise in all of sports. With 16 NBA Championship wins, the Lakers franchise has spoiled their …

Basketball

15 CA Food Trucks Are Among Best In America: Are They Near You?

Whether parked next to your favorite beach or outside a downtown high rise - these convenient trucks are great for grabbing a quick bite.<p>CALIFORNIA — …

Los Angeles

One of the World’s Best Restaurants Hosts a Parking Lot Rager in Downtown

<b>Attica comes to hang</b><p>Melbourne star restaurant <b>Attica</b> is coming to Los Angeles for a massive blowout party at ERB in the Arts District. The event is part of the LA Times’ annual Food Bowl, and runs from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Sunday, May 27. The Everson Royce Bar team takes the parking lot next door to …

Top Chef

These Dr. Dre "Chronic 3" Clips Are Proof That His 'Detox' Album Is Real

Even after dropping the <i>Compton</i> album three years ago, people are still asking <b>Dr. Dre</b>, Where is the <i>Detox</i> album?<p>Well, from the song snippets below, it …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Ryan Reynolds went on a South Korean singing show disguised as a unicorn and just wow

Please take a moment to re-read that headline. Okay, now we can begin.<p>Ryan Reynolds was in South Korea on a press tour for <i>Deadpool 2</i>, and he pulled a …

South Korea

Furor is mounting over proposed Koreatown shelter. Is it NIMBYism, or a community 'blindsided' by the city?

The 62-year-old man with a scraggly beard and glasses poured water from a plastic jug onto a towel and began washing up for the new morning outside the tent he shares with his wife.<p>Koreatown's been kind to him, said the man, who gave his name only as Tony but is known to most as "Maddogg." Those …

Homelessness

LA Bike Month Events & Resources with LACBC’s Erik Jansen

Erik Jansen, Executive Director of Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition (LACBC), discusses LA Bike Month tips for getting started, resources for …

Los Angeles County

'May Gray' brings cool, damp spring to Southern California

<i>Rain clouds move over downtown Los Angeles in this January 12, 2017 file photo. A deep marine layer across most of the region is bringing scattered</i> …

California

Here’s where LA’s emergency homeless shelters could go

Officials are considering plenty of sites in the San Fernando Valley<p>Los Angeles city leaders are pressing forward with plans to build new emergency homeless shelters on land owned by the city.<p>Last week, Mayor Eric Garcetti and Los Angeles City Council president Herb Wesson announced that a shelter …

Homelessness

4 new Korean restaurants around San Francisco

If you enjoy Korean food you're in luck — we've found the freshest San Francisco eateries to quell your cravings.<p>And if you've never tried cuisine …

San Francisco

Cavs vs. Celtics, Warriors vs. Rockets in NBA Conference Finals Starting Sunday

The Cleveland Cavaliers take on the Boston Celtics in the East, while the Golden State Warriors battle the Houston Rockets in the West.

Basketball

LA's Finest Korean Barbecue Restaurants, 2018 Edition

Like the smell of charcoal and soju on one’s shirt in the morning, Korean barbecue has stuck around and become an integral part of L.A.'s culinary (and cultural) fabric. Why? There's just something primal about grilled meat, about watching rosy-red slabs of impossibly well-marbled beef hissing atop …

BBQ

Esquire Essentials: Doing LA the Right Way

Everything you need to get the most of Downtown.<p>Los Angeles is known as a city of neighborhoods. Each area, from the West Hollywood to Echo Park to Venice Beach, has its own distinct vibe. While the hills and the beach get plenty of love, Downtown LA has been on the rise with an influx of great …

Los Angeles

10 Spots to Stop on a Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip

© Christian Horan<p><b>Santa Monica: Bungalows at Miramar Santa Monica</b><p>Book a garden bungalow at this relaxing spot. Each room is equipped with Molton Brown …

California

Inside Adam Perry Lang’s Hollywood Temple of Dry-Aged Beef

It’s a funny thing, knowing that the man grilling the gigantic tomahawk chop back in the kitchen is the same man who made the steak knife. Or that the same man changed the dining room paint color a week before his restaurant’s doors opened, and that his old menu notes are used for wallpaper …

Dining Rooms

The Best Cheap Eats In Los Angeles

While NYC holds a LIT torch as <i>the</i> foodie destination, in recent years Los Angeles has come seriously close to catching up. In fact, it probably holds …

Los Angeles

An All-S’Mores Restaurant Is Opening on Fairfax Soon

<b>S’mores for all</b><p>The southern stretch of Fairfax is getting its own kitschy new bakery soon, called Gotta Have S’More. The longtime online retailer is moving into the brick-and-mortar food service business, opening up at 1066 S. Fairfax Avenue next month, in the Little Ethiopia neighborhood.<p>Unlike …

Royal Weddings