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.
Landscape-inspired highlights from last weekend's Paris Photo Los Angeles art fair.
On purpose, apparently.
A store in downtown Los Angeles sells only pedal-churned frozen treats.
And why the Koch Brothers can't do anything about it, even if they buy up the Tribune papers.
A new study finds that they do — to a very considerable extent.
Urban manhunts have captivated cities and provided fodder for a frenzied 24-hour media. But at what cost?
Even though they lose about a half a billion dollars a year.