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Protest Calls for Obama to ‘Back Away’ from Deporting Children

Calling it a “humanitarian crisis,” a group of immigrant rights activists on Monday called on the U.S. to stop “traumatizing and further damaging the already... Read more »

Montebello Credits Focus on Gangs for Drop In Homicides

It’s halfway through the year and according to the city’s crime data, Montebello is experiencing a record low number of homicides. While that’s good news to... Read more »

Remembering Those Reusable Bags Takes Time

Every time Josefina Gonzalez walks into her local grocery store, it takes a minute or two for her to remember that she has again forgotten her reusable grocery bags... Read more »

Violent Crime Up in L.A: But Crime Is Down Overall

Violent crime in Los Angeles was up 2.9 percent during the first half of the year, compared with the same period last year, with aggravated assaults up 12 percent,... Read more »

Activists Call on Sheriff to Follow LAPD Lead on ICE Holds

Immigrant-rights activists, capitalizing on a policy change announced by the Los Angeles Police Department, called on the county Sheriff’s Department Tuesday to... Read more »

Could Politics Trump Economics As Reason for Growing Income Inequality?

Most research examining growing income inequality in the United States has focused on economic causes, for seemingly obvious reasons. But a new study suggests that... Read more »

Stow Awarded $18 Million in Dodger Stadium Beating Case

A jury awarded roughly $18 million in damages to a San Francisco Giants fan Wednesday who was beaten into a coma outside Dodger Stadium in 2011, but the panel found... Read more »

Fireworks Light Up Skies

Photo Courtesy of Herb West Independence Day celebrations got off to an early start in some Los Angeles neighborhoods last Saturday, with parades, carnivals, concerts... Read more »

Safety Comes First This Fourth of July

Fourth of July festivities kicked off last week at several local parks, but there are still lots of family-friendly activities taking place across the Southland... Read more »

Obama to Act on Immigration Reform

Some local Democrats were among those hailing President Barack Obama’s announcement Monday that he plans to use executive authority to make changes to the nation’s... Read more »

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