| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:13 PM
Family members of an entertainment lawyer killed after being knocked off his bicycle by a patrol car filed a wrongful death lawsuit Wednesday against the L.A. County Sheriff's Department.
The lawsuit filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court accuses...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 7:45 PM
It's not easy being a conservative in Silicon Valley.
People who lean to the right are vastly outnumbered in the nation's high-tech hub, and say they sometimes have to downplay their views.
"It does make you stand out a little bit. You have to be...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 9:15 PM
When a Los Angeles County sheriff's investigator began looking into the fatal bike accident on Mulholland Drive, one of the things he said he did was inspect the cellphone of the deputy who had slammed into the cyclist.
It showed little of interest,...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:33 AM
A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy who struck and killed a former Napster executive as he was riding his bicycle in Calabasas last year sent six text messages in the moments leading up to the collision, court records show.
It's been almost eight...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Ellen DeGeneres has sold the A. Quincy Jones-designed Brody House on Los Angeles' Westside to Napster co-founder Sean Parker for $55 million in an off-market deal.
Built in 1950 for real estate developer Sidney Brody and his wife, modernist art...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Bicyclists plan to ride from Calabasas to downtown Los Angeles Wednesday afternoon in memory of Milton Olin Jr., who was struck and killed by a sheriff's deputy in a patrol car.
The memorial ride was organized by the Los Angeles County Bicycle...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 7:42 PM
A Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy who was typing on a patrol car computer when he hit and killed a bicyclist in Calabasas last year will not be prosecuted, the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office said in a statement Thursday....
| Aug 31, 2014
| 4:05 AM
To the editor: As a five-day-a-week bike rider, I take great umbrage that Deputy Andrew Francis Wood will not face charges in the death of former Napster executive Milton Olin Jr. (Re “Deputy won’t face charges,” Aug. 29).
| Sep 8, 2014
| 9:57 AM
Uber has pulled off what few others can these days: The beloved car service has united politicians of all persuasions. Republicans, Democrats and Libertarians are all vying to outdo each other in portraying the popular ride-sharing company and its...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 9:19 AM
FBI agents began arresting Los Angeles County sheriff's officials Monday as part of a wide-ranging investigation into allegations of abuse and misconduct inside the county's jails, according to sources familiar with the arrests.
At least three people...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Oprah. Oscar. Oscar. Oprah.
Yes, it might be a bit early to riff on David Letterman's ill-fated, Uma-Oprah 1995 Academy Awards monologue bit. Then again, with Winfrey's movie "Lee Daniels' The Butler" sitting atop the box office for a second week with a...