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Former USC and Los Angeles Raiders star Todd Marinovich uses spray paint while working on his commissioned mural on the side of the GEM Theater in Garden Grove in 2014. (Genaro Molina / Los Angeles Times). Former USC and Los Angeles Raiders quarterback Todd Marinovich, who has waged ...

A waterway along Route 4 in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. (Katie Falkenberg / Los Angeles Times). The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is dropping plans to push ahead with a two-tunnel proposal to revamp the state's water delivery system, opting to pursue a scaled-back ... finance
The Trump administration on Tuesday escalated the brewing trade war with China by releasing a long list of imports that could soon be slapped with 25% tariffs. The move is likely to be met with retaliatory action from China and could further rattle stock markets and raise fears of higher consumer prices ...
Pedestrians at USC during a March 22 storm in Los Angeles. (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times). More rain is on its way to California this week, continuing the state's late-season run of storms, the National Weather Service said. Starting Thursday, forecasters said, an atmospheric river swollen ...
A judge struck down the city's decision to approve a 27-story residential tower in Koreatown, saying an environmental impact report is needed. The tower is planned on a vacant lot on Catalina Street just south of 8th. (Mel Melcon / Los Angeles Times). A judge has overturned Los Angeles' approval of ...

Firefighters search for a Jesse Hernandez, 13, in a hole near the Los Angeles River at the interchange of the 134 and 5 freeways on Sunday night. (Francine Orr / Los Angeles Times). As the hours ticked past, it became less and less likely that the teenage boy would be found alive. On Easter Sunday, ...
Aug. 19, 1965: The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. answers questions during a news conference at Los Angeles City Hall. Mayor Samuel W. Yorty, right, listens with his hand covering his eyes. (Larry Sharkey / Los Angeles Times). Following the 1965 Watts riots, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. came to ...
Jesse Hernandez, who was spending Easter with his family at the park, fell into the sewer system Sunday afternoon after jumping on wooden planks in an abandoned maintenance building. A frantic, overnight search for Jesse Hernandez -- the 13-year-old boy who plunged into a vast network of city ...
With that cryptic salvo from the stage at Sunday's Academy Awards ceremony, lead actress winner Frances McDormand sent much of Hollywood frantically Googling and speed-dialing their attorneys to figure out what exactly an "inclusion rider" is and what repercussions it could have at a time when studios ...
The cost of Target's massive overhaul, along with its pay increases, squeezed its fourth-quarter profit. (Nati Harnik / Associated Press). Target Corp. is increasing its minimum hourly pay to $12 starting this spring, the second increase in a matter of months, while accelerating its reinvention plan to make itself ...
The poster shows the "heroes of the 2016 anti-establishment revolution," including President Trump, Kellyanne Conway, Milo Yiannopoulos, Roger Stone, Matt Drudge, Infowars creator Alex Jones and Pepe. "MAGA," which stands for Trump's "Make America Great Again" campaign slogan, is written across ...
Carina Miller, a tribal council member, stands where Warm Springs Forest Products Industries was located. The lumber mill closed in 2016. (Kristyna Wentz-Graff / For The Times). A weathered marquee near the center of this small Native American reservation perched on the high desert plateaus of central ...
President Trump listens as Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Loefven speaks during a news conference at the White House on Tuesday. (Susan Walsh / Associated Press). For weeks, Vice President Mike Pence had secretly prepared for what appeared a historic opportunity — the highest level meeting ...
(Al Seib / Los Angeles Times). One week after Carranza withdrew his name from consideration, the L.A. school board went with Deputy Supt. Michelle King, an insider. Her tenure, however, was cut short. King went on medical leave in September and never came back. In January, she announced that she ...
Mark Massara watches the waves after surfing Martins Beach, where an access gate remains locked. Property owner and Silicon Valley billionaire Vinod Khosla wants Martins Beach to himself. Unwilling to back down, Khosla is now appealing to the U.S. Supreme Court over his right to shut out the public.
National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn had advised President Trump to abandon his plan to impose significant tariffs on imported metals. (Chris Kleponis / European Pressphoto Agency). In the latest White House upheaval, President Trump's chief economic advisor, Gary Cohn, is stepping down ...

Allison Janney, left, nominated for supporting actress, with Kobe Bryant, nominated for his animated short film "Dear Basketball," during the nominees luncheon on Feb. 5. (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times). On Sunday, at the Oscars, Hollywood will celebrate itself yet again. This town spends so much time ...
"The Real" co-host had a goal when she decorated her Sherman Oaks living room: She didn't want a "cluttered hoarder's house like my mom's." (Jesse Goddard / Los Angeles Times). 1 / 6. Why is this your favorite room? This is where all my family comes together to watch movies and drink and talk together ...
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Hannibal Steel in Vernon fabricates steel tubing that winds up in products such as storage racks in warehouses. (Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times). California steel manufacturers are concerned that tariffs proposed Thursday by President Trump will drive up the price of their products, threatening their ability ...
A powerful storm hit the East Coast on Friday, bringing heavy snow and strong winds and, pictured here, coastal flooding in Boston. (Scott Eisen / Getty Images). A powerful winter storm that pummeled the Northeast, killing at least eight and leaving 2 million homes and businesses without power, unleashed ...
A wolf dog walks at the Wolf Connection ranch in Angeles National Forest. (Christina House / Los Angeles Times). 1 / 10. Clare wouldn't make eye contact. The 12-year-old from Wisconsin, on vacation with her mother, Shannon, wouldn't speak when asked a question. She buried her face in her mom's ...
Mayor Eric Garcetti said Los Angeles officials will seek another study of the city's Deferred Retirement Option Plan, also called DROP. (Los Angeles Times). Mayor Eric Garcetti and leaders of the Los Angeles City Council ignored a report urging them to eliminate, or drastically amend, a controversial ...
L.A. City Council President Herb Wesson speaks before a vote on new regulations for the marijuana industry last year. Wesson has proposed the city create a municipal bank that would work with cannabis businesses. (Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times). How hard would it be for the city of Los Angeles to ...
A sign at the Broadway Express chairlift informs visitors that the Mammoth Mountain ski area is closed after Saturday morning's avalanche. (Robbin Goddard / Los Angeles Times). An avalanche at Mammoth Mountain early Saturday forced the closure of the popular ski area and triggered search and rescue ...
Daniel Panico, 73, and Mona Kirk, 51, appear in San Bernardino County Superior Court in Joshua Tree on Friday. The couple was charged with three counts of felony child abuse. (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times). The plywood shelter is covered with tin and an aqua kiddie pool. Twigs and mattress stuffing ...
New simulations demonstrate that microbes could live and grow in conditions like those on the icy world of Saturn's moon Enceladus, seen here, which has a subsurface ocean. (NASA/JPL). With its subsurface ocean and geysers spewing water and complex organic molecules, scientists say Saturn's moon ...
This LAPD sketch was part of an investigation that resulted in Friday's arrest of a Santa Clarita man who police allege posed as a rideshare driver and raped seven women. A Santa Clarita man who pretended to be a rideshare driver has been charged with raping seven women in a span of 15 months, and ...
The fire was confined to the building, authorities said. LAFD Capt. Eric Thompson douses hot spots after a fire at the Priceless clothing company in the the 700 block of East Pico Boulevard in downtown Los Angeles. (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times). The intensity of the blaze forced firefighters off the roof and ...
Clouds roll through Southland in timelapse following storm that dropped snow in the local mountains. (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times). A cold winter storm that brought overnight rain and snow to Southern California had mostly cleared out by Tuesday morning but still presented a chance of brief ...
A Microsoft technology center in Issy-les-Moulineaux, France, outside Paris. (Michel Euler / Associated Press). Supreme Court justices sounded skeptical Tuesday about Microsoft's refusal to turn over emails sought by U.S. law enforcement agents with a criminal search warrant but stored by the software ...
A new law will allow the head of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power to enter into heftier contracts without getting approval from its board, and gives the board power to greenlight longer contracts without requiring Los Angeles City Council approval. The City Council voted 12-0 on Tuesday to ...
Ring founder and Chief Executive Jamie Siminoff holds a Ring doorbell. (Michael Owen Baker / For The Times). If Amazon succeeds in turning Alexa into the brains of the modern smart home, then Ring will provide the eyes. In a deal that expands Amazon's network of internet-connected household gadgets ...
Los Angeles Police Officers James C. Nichols, seated, and Luis Valenzuela appear in a downtown L.A. courtroom Monday and enter no-contest pleas to sexually assaulting multiple women. (Gary Coronado / Los Angeles Times). Two Los Angeles police officers pleaded no contest Monday to sexually ...
In 2017, 200 gravestones were vandalized at a Jewish cemetery in University City, Mo., a suburb of St. Louis. (Robert Cohen / Associated Press). Harassment, threats and vandalism cases targeting Jews in the United States surged to near-record levels in 2017, jumping 57% over the previous year, ...
A protester holds a sign as the North Carolina Legislature meets to debate enacting a controversial bathroom ban. (Ben McKeown / Associated Press). In post-marriage-equality America, where same-sex couples live openly and increasingly are embraced in their communities, those on the conservative ...
Pinscreen, a Los Angeles start-up, uses real-time capture technology to make photorealistic avatars. (Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times). All it takes is a single selfie. From that static image, an algorithm can quickly create a moving, lifelike avatar: a video not recorded, but fabricated from whole cloth by ...
Expected protests related to the building of the border wall prototypes never materialized. (Elliott Spagat / AP). From Costco pizza and brown bag lunches to dozens of grenades that spew rubber balls in a 50-foot radius, San Diego police rushed to purchase $50,000 worth of supplies for security in the ...
Storm clouds move in over the Redondo Beach Pier on Monday. (Christina House / Los Angeles Times). Freezing temperatures are forecast to sweep much of California this week, potentially endangering the state's almonds and other lucrative Central Valley crops. Temperatures in most rural areas of the ...
A man sleeps on the sidewalk in front of the Union Rescue Mission on skid row in downtown L.A. last month. (Francine Orr / Los Angeles Times). Los Angeles County's homeless population is increasing faster than the supply of new housing, even with the addition of thousands of beds in the last two years ...
Municipal workers shovel snow on Manezhnaya Square outside the Kremlin during a heavy snowfall in Moscow on Jan. 31. (Mladen Antonov / AFP/Getty Images). Russians aren't laughing their anythings off. The day after President Trump tweeted about Russians "laughing their asses off" in response to ...
Patrick Pascal broke his wrist and cracked his pelvis when he was thrown from his bike on Griffith Park Boulevard in 2015. The city paid him $200,000 last year to settle the suit. (Maria Cardona / Los Angeles Times). On a clear morning in Porter Ranch, a 62-year-old man riding his bicycle along Reseda ...
An man who attended the "Patriot Picnic" on Saturday at Chicano Park, left, and another man who attended a cultural event at the park face off during a dispute. (Howard Lipin / San Diego Union-Tribune). A San Diego police officer was punched in the face and three people were arrested Saturday during a ...
Family and friends of shooting victim console each other at crime scene early Saturday near downtown Los Angeles. (Irfan Khan/Los Angeles Times). A motorist was shot and killed early Saturday as he was driving in the Jefferson Park neighborhood west of downtown Los Angeles, police said.
... Camacho, a filmmaker who owns a car but said he often prefers transit when he can conveniently get to his destinations from his home in the Arts District. "I've had to step in myself, when I saw guys harassing women." The Blue Line, L.A.'s first modern light rail line, opens in 1990. (Los Angeles Times) ...
When Capt. Tia Morris turned 50, after about three decades in the Los Angeles Police Department, she became eligible to retire with nearly 90% of her salary. But like many cops and firefighters in her position, the decision to keep working was a financial no-brainer, thanks to a program that allowed her to ...
The retired John D. McKean fireboat is moored at an inlet in the quiet village of Sleepy Hollow, N.Y., causing some residents to complain. (Nina Agrawal / Los Angeles Times). About an hour's drive north of Manhattan, past the point where the Hudson River widens out, sits a quiet nook of a town, just two ...
A woman runs in Griffith Park at sunset on Monday when the temperature was above 80 degrees. (Christina House / Los Angeles Times). The heat that has characterized this L.A. winter is forecast to continue next week, with temperatures in the 70s and 80s for the next few days. The high temperature could ...
After years of painful, protracted decline, the Los Angeles Times has recently descended into chaos: There have been three editors-in-chief in less than six months; the publisher has been put on leave for prior sexual harassment allegations; and the newly unionized staff already fears that the owner is trying ...


 

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