| Apr 10, 2011
Revolutions are still televised, but they get Tumblr'd, tweeted and YouTubed ﬁrst. This one started last summer when music micro-bloggers began deifying a pack of nine skateboarding, freewheeling teenaged rap vandals from Los Angeles. Full name:...
| Nov 8, 2010
| 11:58 AM
Team Coco fans will find out Monday night if the wait was worth it.
Conan O'Brien launches his new late-night show on TBS Monday night at 11 p.m.
O'Brien joined TBS earlier this year after a public dismissal from NBC.
He was originally moved from...
| Apr 7, 2011
| 7:42 AM
SHERMAN OAKS (KTLA) -- Teachers, parents and students gathered outside Millikan Middle School in Sherman Oaks on Thursday to protest funding cuts.
The group wore all black for the event, which they dubbed "Black Thursday."
Among the concerned parents...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 11:24 PM
There’s a new kid on the 420 block and his name is Montel Williams. The former king of daytime talk television just opened a new medical marijuana dispensary in midtown Sacramento.
The competition is glad he's here, but they are put off by...
| Apr 17, 2011
J.D. Power and Associates estimates that there are fewer than 1,000 public recharging stations across the U.S., with more than half of them in California.
That estimate matches up with the Department of Energy's Alternative Fueling Station locator (afdc....
| Oct 3, 2010
THE BEST WAY TO SACRAMENTO
From LAX, nonstop service is available on Southwest and United. Restricted round-trip fares begin at $158.
WHERE TO GO
At least six wildlife refuges are located within a 90-minute drive of Sacramento:
Gray Lodge Wildlife...
| Sep 24, 2010
Is the world ready for a major new pomegranate variety? We'll soon see whether Angel Red, touted as having softer seeds than conventional varieties, fulfills the great hopes of its discoverer and the many farmers who have rushed to plant it, as it...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 12:07 PM
With concerns about cheating at farmers markets on the rise, the California Department of Food and Agriculture has scheduled four listening sessions around the state, including in Santa Monica on Monday, Nov. 1, to ask for public comment about its...
| Dec 10, 2010
The traditional Japanese art of making the dried persimmons called hoshigaki is a mind-bogglingly labor-intensive artisanal process. The fruits of the acorn-shaped Hachiya variety are harvested firm, peeled by hand, strung up to dry for a month or so...
| Sep 16, 2010
SACRAMENTO -- The state Board of Education took up the controversial issue of teacher evaluations Wednesday, unanimously voting to create an online database to share information about local, state and national efforts to measure educators' effectiveness....
| Apr 6, 2011
The Los Angeles Community College District will set up an independent citizens panel to review "the very serious issues" plaguing its $5.7-billion campus rebuilding program, Chancellor Daniel LaVista has announced.
The construction program "must be...