A new proposal hopes to repurpose USPS infrastructure to help fight food insecurity in L.A.
Decriminalization gives vendors a measure of safety from a potential crackdown on immigrants. But advocates say there’s still work to be done.
The 24/7 call center, staffed by professional counselors, is meant for riders who’ve experienced groping, fondling, and indecent exposure.
The chief of the city’s Office of Immigrant Affairs talks about what to expect in the Trump administration.
For would-be scientists and engineers underrepresented in those fields, interning at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory is often a key first step.
When it comes to holiday decorations, these communities do not hold back.
Local leaders learned how to take action when Washington couldn’t. Now they’re betting those efforts can survive an age of science-denying federal overlords.
“Orbit Pavilion” is a metallic womb that tracks and musicalizes invisible space chatter.
Moving from L.A. to D.C. taught me a lot about losing and rebuilding my identity.
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Scientists have linked oil and gas exploration to several L.A.-area quakes, including one that led to the passage of earthquake-resistant building codes.
This Mexican holiday—and its foods—are anchors of tradition and identity across the border.
John Carpenter’s cult gang-siege flick made sunny Southern California scary.
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A new online portal will guide entrepreneurs through layers of bureaucratic red tape.
The product of an illegal campfire, the active blaze has cost $207 million to battle.
The centers have become notorious for their dangerous conditions across the state.
A new book documents the city’s 20th-century obsession with glitz and glow.