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Friday rush hour is the most dangerous time to drive LA’s freeways

A high traffic volume plus the rush to celebrate the weekend might be to blame<p>Friday is the most dangerous day of the week to be on the road in LA, and Friday rush hour is the most dangerous time, according to a new analysis of LA traffic data by USC’s Integrated Media Systems Center and the …

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Henry Rollins: America Is Not Designed to Be a Nation of Healthy People

President Obama tried to get his fellow citizens access to affordable insurance and to be part of a health care system. Obviously, that wasn’t what …

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Punk-Rock Power Couple The Dollyrots Make Married Life Look Awesome

The core Dollyrots duo of Kelly Ogden and Luis Cabezas are married, and Ogden has just given birth to their second child. The family is about to …

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Your LA Weekend Guide - March 23 - 26

Spring has sprung and with it comes a dazzling weekend ahead. We can’t guarantee perfect weather quite yet, but we can provide the sweet sounds of …

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Metro considering rapid bus line in northern San Fernando Valley

It would serve the CSUN campus, which generates 200,000 car trips weekly<p>Los Angeles’s network of train and rapid bus lines has expanded immensely since the Blue Line opened in 1990. But there’s still one area the growing transit network has scarcely touched: the northern part of the San Fernando …

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Los Angeles rent comparison: What $1,650 rents you right now

Apartments in NoHo, Pasadena, Culver City, and more<p><i>Welcome to</i> <i>Curbed Comparisons</i><i>, where we explore what you can rent or buy for a certain dollar amount in various LA 'hoods. We've found five rental listings within $100 of today's price: $1,650.</i><p>↑ This one-bedroom in North Hollywood has wood floors, …

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Finding God in all things — even coffee

Los Angeles, Calif., Mar 23, 2017 / 03:39 am (CNA).- Any Yelp-savvy person looking for a coffee shop in the midst of the University of Southern …

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Meet the Woman Fighting for the Right to Go Topless in LA - Vice

Even in stereotypically anything-goes Southern California, Venice Beach is known as a bastion of liberal ideals. It's full of street performers, colorful murals, and open marijuana use. And yet, as the Venice Neighborhood Council pointed out this week, there's one thing missing: female …

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Immigrant advocates spread the word: Be prepared, be self-reliant, know your rights

Ever since President Trump was elected, people have been asking Pablo Alvarado:<p>“If I get detained, you will protect me, right? You will help me so I don’t get deported?”<p>The longtime immigrant-rights organizer increasingly answers, point-blank: Don’t count on it. Get ready to fend for …

Los Angeles Times

Malibu Vintage Table with Magazine Rack California Tile

<b>Malibu Pottery, Malibu, CA 1926-1932 There are five wonderful vintage Malibu tiles in the wood table with magazine rack. There are three 6″ x 6″</b> …

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Bird—Everybody’s Favorite Brooklyn Boutique—Lands in L.A.

New York’s love affair with Los Angeles is hardly new news, but Brooklyn’s been a slower burn. Helping to fan those flames is Jen Mankins, owner of cult retailer Bird, who has tapped into the borough’s quirkier elements and capitalized on trends and gentrification as they’ve happened. Now Mankins …

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Harry Mack Spits Hot Fire While Freestyle Rapping About Tourists on Hollywood Boulevard

Talented Los Angeles musician and rapper Harry “Mack” McKenzie brought his A game and spit hot fire while freestyle rapping live on Hollywood …

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PlaceList: Salazar Chef's Frogtown Guide

<b>Where</b>: Los Angeles <b><br>What:</b> Frogtown PlaceList <b><br>Who:</b> In 2009, Chef Esdras Ochoa shook up the LA Mexican food scene at Mexicali Taco, where he served us a …

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4.0-magnitude earthquake strikes Baja California

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.0 struck Baja California, Mexico, on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.<p>The temblor hit …

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Ojai goes a little crazy when Pixie tangerines arrive. Ready for a Pixie scrub or a Pixie margarita?

You could say Ojai is the town built on tangerines, but that wouldn't be entirely true. The resort spa town roughly 90 miles northwest of downtown L.A. was well-established before the citrus star came to town in the 1960s.<p>Still, April is Pixie Tangerine Month in Ojai, a time when spas, restaurants, …

Los Angeles Times

Eiffel Tower's lights dimmed in honor of London victims

- The lights of the Eiffel Tower going dark tonight in solidarity with the London terror attack.<p>The lights on the iconic tower were dimmed at …

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Man accused of taking dozens of 'upskirt' videos of female shoppers in IE

Rialto police arrested a man they say took dozens of "upskirt" videos of female shoppers at stores throughout San Bernardino County.<p>The suspect, Mark …

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Watch the exclusive trailer for L.A. riots doc Let It Fall

The new documentary <i>Let It Fall: Los Angeles 1982-1992</i> (out April 21) traces the escalating tensions in L.A., which ultimately culminated in the 1992 riots following the verdict in the Rodney King case.<p>The film features exclusive interviews with eyewitnesses and people directly involved in the …

Entertainment Weekly

The Downtown LA Dining Renaissance Still Has a Ways to Go

Plus the culture of customer no-shows, and the return of Taco Madness<p><b>South Park still has a ways to go</b><p>Despite Downtown’s successes, it can still be pretty pass or fail in South Park. The stretch below Olympic that pours out towards Staples Center and South LA is in the midst of a building boom, but …

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How the L.A. Phil Can Stay on Top of the Orchestra World

The ascendancy of the Los Angeles Philharmonic is the salient event in American orchestral life of the past twenty-five years. In 1992, the L.A. Phil was on no one’s list of leading ensembles; the classical-music business had it pegged as a second-tier orchestra that could never quite escape the …

The New Yorker

'Speak up for what you want': 8 questions with Royce Hall, Thrillist

<i>Editor’s note: ThinkLA’s DIG (Diversity, Inclusion, Gender) initiative has been created to celebrate and work towards greater diversity in Los</i> …

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Chargers' training camp set for Costa Mesa

The Chargers will hold training camp this summer near their new Orange County home, the team announced late Tuesday.<p>Camp will take place at the Jack …

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Silver Lake Reservoir Will Be Refilled Sooner Than Expected

For more than a year, Silver Lake hasn't been so silver. Its trademark reservoir became a dirt hole after it was drained by the Los Angeles …

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Wyclef Jean gets apology from Los Angeles police

The Los Angeles Country Sheriff’s Department has apologized to Wyclef Jean, after the hip-hop artist was detained early Tuesday morning in West …

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It’s Chris Hardwick’s Nerdy World, and We’re All Just Living in It

If you feel like Chris Hardwick is everywhere, that’s because he is: The 45-year-old emcees the Comedy Central improv game show @midnight and NBC’s …

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Paris joins Los Angeles in rejecting bid to host 2028 Olympic Games, citing their target is 2024

<b>Paris:</b> Paris 2024 Olympic bid directors rejected on Wednesday the notion of hosting the 2028 Games, saying their target was the 2024 edition, …

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Meet the fixer: This politician fights for polluted communities.

Nanette Barragán is used to facing off against polluters. Elected in 2013 to the city council of Hermosa Beach, California, she took on E&B Natural …

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ESPN's Max Kellerman hails potential Mayweather-McGregor fight and 'First Take' success while back in L.A.

It’s bold, thought-out opinions that have solidified Max Kellerman’s success alongside Stephen A. Smith on ESPN’s “First Take.”<p>As the former Los Angeles radio personality returned to L.A. this week, he was ready to discuss one of sports’ hottest topics: Will Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight Conor …

Los Angeles Times

Supreme Court wrestles with California police shooting case

<i>A man walks up the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court. ; Credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images</i>Jessica GreskoThe Supreme Court on Wednesday stepped in to the …

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Headed to LA? These Villas for Rent Are A Great Deal

If I ever left India, there would be a good chance that I move to LA or Mexico because of Ben’s work options outside India. I’ve been to LA and …

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