James "Tigermonkey" Isaacs was having a rough year. Then he started thumb wrestling.
Will Eric Garcetti push for a reconciliation between the regulatory system, the existing industry and the new entrants?
North American cities are producing substantially less wealth per ton of greenhouse gas emissions than their European counterparts.
Your weekly roundup of what cities are banning around the world.
The placards harm transportation systems, the environment, and city coffers. And they don't really help those with disabilities.
A stark picture of the geographic relationship between the city's top polluters and its most vulnerable places.
More kids live in food-insecure homes in Los Angeles than anywhere else in the United States.
The finer details of this urban legend deserve their own book.
A photographer seeks out L.A.'s less glamorous side.
In L.A., private homeowners often erroneously believe the beach belongs to them.
Freight is crippling metro areas, but it's rarely part of city planning.
Low voter turnout is something of a trend in America's second largest city.
If your pet bites a postal worker, you're going to have to come get your mail yourself.
Gary Hustwit and Jon Pack have been photographing former Olympic sites around the world.
A two-day urban hike called the Big Parade reminds Angelinos that their city has a pedestrian culture after all.
Civil liberties advocates argue that it may be too much.
Already, 10,000 acres of the Los Angeles area have been torched.
But bureaucratic snares and funding mishaps have jeopardized the process.
In the first decades of the 20th century, if you died in a city, you may have traveled toward your final resting place via public transit.