Major storm brings needed rain to LA, but at a cost – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesFor some, it was a harrowing day — for two drivers who were rescued after getting trapped by a rock slide near Malibu; for two men rescued from … Read More

Amid Los Angeles fracking ban, new attention on city’s oil investments – Los Angeles Daily News

Amid Los Angeles fracking ban, new attention on city’s oil investmentsLos Angeles Daily NewsThis Sept. 6, 2013 file photo shows the Inglewood Oi Field, which sits below the Windsor Hills … Read More

‘NiHao China’ tourism effort hopes to increase Chinese visitors to Los Angeles – Los Angeles Daily News

‘NiHao China’ tourism effort hopes to increase Chinese visitors to Los AngelesLos Angeles Daily NewsLike a special food item on the breakfast menu. Or a pair of slippers in a … Read More

Los Angeles City Hall panel hears from out-of-work film, TV workers – Los Angeles Daily News

Los Angeles City Hall panel hears from out-of-work film, TV workersLos Angeles Daily NewsDozens of Los Angeles film and television workers gathered at Los Angeles City Hall on Monday night … Read More

Los Angeles mulling proposal to ban electronic cigarettes in public places – CBS News

CBS NewsThe committee approved a proposal that would ban electronic cigarettes from being used at farmers markets, parks, recreational areas, beaches, bars, nightclubs and outdoor dining areas, CBS Los Angeles … Read More

Hollywood’s feature film production in Los Angeles area has fallen 50 percent … – Los Angeles Daily News

Hollywood’s feature film production in Los Angeles area has fallen 50 percent …Los Angeles Daily NewsA. Inc., a not-for-profit film office serving the greater Los Angeles area, released a study … Read More

Darren Sharper cops not guilty plea in Los Angeles, ex-NFL safety also … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsA Los Angeles prosecutor labeled Darren Sharper a “danger to women in our community” and argued for a $10 million bail during the former NFL safety’s arraignment … Read More

Los Angeles Bishop Kept Altar Boy List From Police – ABC News

ABC NewsWhen Los Angeles police were investigating allegations of child abuse by a Roman Catholic priest in 1988, they asked for a list of altar boys at the last parish … Read More

USA’s Matt Antoine claims bronze in men’s skeleton – USA TODAY

USA TODAYKRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia — For three heats in men’s skeleton, good friends Matt Antoine and John Daly of the USA alternated between third and fourth place, each knowing a … Read More

Sunday Q&A: The deal with Steinberg Sports and Entertainment’s Leigh … – Los Angeles Daily News

Sunday Q&A: The deal with Steinberg Sports and Entertainment’s Leigh …Los Angeles Daily NewsLeigh Steinberg hasn’t lost sight of his ability to be an agent of change. Despite a personal … Read More

Woody Allen denies Dylan Farrow’s sexual assault allegation – CNN

CNN(CNN) — Film director Woody Allen released a statement Sunday denying adopted daughter Dylan Farrow’s allegation that he sexually assaulted her when she was 7 years old. In an open … Read More

Company tied to Rams owner buys LA land – Washington Post

Washington PostST. LOUIS — A company tied to St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke has purchased a prime piece of land in Los Angeles amid speculation the NFL franchise is … Read More

Ozzy Osbourne off the wagon at the Grammys? – Fox News

Fox NewsJanuary 26, 2014: Ozzy Osbourne arrives at the 56th annual Grammy Awards at Staples Center in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP). ADVERTISEMENT. Oh, Ozzy. Has the famed Black … Read More

Cat Art Show Los Angeles boasts 70 artists celebrating felines and art – Los Angeles Daily News

Cat Art Show Los Angeles boasts 70 artists celebrating felines and artLos Angeles Daily NewsSusan Michals has tapped into this love affair and will present Cat Art Show Los Angeles … Read More

Secrets of ‘Downton’ – Philly.com

Philly.comMaggie Smith as the Dowager Countess (left) and Michelle Dockery as Lady Mary in a scene from Downton Abbey. (Nick Briggs/Carnival Films). Maggie Smith as the Dowager Countess (left) and … Read More

‘Morale high’ on stranded Antarctica ship – BBC News

BBC NewsMorale among the scientists and research volunteers – or tourists – of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition 2013 is surprisingly high. A new year is fast approaching and although that … Read More

Iran developing new centrifuges for uranium enrichment – Los Angeles Daily News

Los Angeles Daily NewsA nuclear power plant is shown in Bushehr, Iran, in 2010. (Majid Asgaripour, File, AP Photo/Mehr News Agency). By The Associated Press. Posted: 12/27/13, 9:46 AM PST … Read More

Los Angeles man rescued from burning car on 405 Freeway arrested – Whittier Daily News

Whittier Daily NewsA California Highway Patrol officer said a 72-year-old man pulled from a burning car Wednesday by an off-duty police officer on the 405 Freeway in Sherman Oaks has … Read More

Dodgers, Uribe agree on two-year, $15 million deal – Los Angeles Daily News

Los Angeles Daily NewsLos Angeles Dodgers’, Juan Uribe, center, high-fives teammates as they celebrate in the dugout after Uribe’s three-run home run in the ninth inning of a baseball game … Read More

Dell Chromebook 11 Gives Students and Teachers Affordable, Easy Access to … – Broadway World

Broadway WorldDell Chromebook 11 Gives Students and Teachers Affordable, Easy Access to Technology at School and Dell today announced the expansion of its robust portfolio of next generation learning solutions … Read More

Sarkisian no consolation prize for USC – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comKevin Sumlin. Chris Petersen. James Franklin. Those were the names most often mentioned as candidates to be the next coach at Southern California — but none of them is. Trojans … Read More