Posts Tagged ‘angeles’

The Sports Report: Jeanie Buss shows everyone who’s the boss

Howdy everyone, and welcome to the Friday edition of the Los Angeles Times daily sports newsletter. My name is Houston Mitchell and I’m your host for the festivities.

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YouTube personality ‘Furry Potato’ shot and wounded outside L.A. synagogue

A YouTube personality was shot during an argument with a security guard while filming outside a Los Angeles synagogue and Jewish high school Thursday afternoon, according to police and footage posted to social media. Police were responding to reports of a disturbance outside the Etz Jacob Congregation/Ohel…

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LAPD commander under investigation was allowed to join controversial retirement plan

A Los Angeles police commander assigned to home duty after his unmarked car was found crashed and abandoned enrolled days later in a controversial retirement program that allows him to collect essentially twice his usual pay. By joining the Deferred Retirement Option Plan, the commander will begin…

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L.A. County Supervisors vote to replace Men’s Central Jail with mental health hospital

Los Angeles County supervisors narrowly approved a plan Tuesday to tear down the dungeon-like Men’s Central Jail downtown and build at least one mental health treatment facility in its place. The new plan modifies an existing $2.2-billion proposal that would have created the Consolidated Correctional…

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Gunshots reported after robbery near WeHo recording studio

Authorities are investigating a robbery near a recording studio in West Hollywood that ended with reports of shots fired, officials said. The shooting occurred outside a business in the 7200 block of Santa Monica Boulevard, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.

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LGBTQ alumni at USC allege men’s doctor sexually abused them

In another blow to USC’s student health clinic, six male graduates filed a lawsuit this week accusing a men’s health doctor of sexual battery and harassment during appointments. The suit in Los Angeles Superior Court alleges that Dr

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Former state Sen. Kevin de León will run to replace Jose Huizar on L.A. City Council

Former state Sen. Kevin de León is looking to shift his political base of operations to Los Angeles City Hall, by seeking the Eastside council seat being vacated by Councilman Jose Huizar. De León, who waged an unsuccessful bid to unseat Sen

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High school girls’ basketball: City playoff result and pairings

OPEN DIVISION Consolation semifinals, Wednesday, 7 p.m. #8 Legacy at #5 Eagle Rock #7 Birmingham at #6 Los Angeles Hamilton Championship semifinals, Saturday at Venice #4 El Camino Real vs. #1 Granada Hills, 3:30 p.m

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Lou Williams’ 45 points isn’t enough for Clippers in 130-120 loss to Timberwolves

Derrick Rose and Jeff Teague gave a beleaguered backcourt a needed boost and lifted the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 130-120 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Monday night. Rose scored 22 points and Teague added 19 for the Timberwolves, who played without the ill Andrew Wiggins. Rose and…

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Times Community Newspapers

Times Community Newspapers (TCN), a division of the Los Angeles Times, publishes four newspapers: Burbank Leader, Glendale News-Press, La Cañada Valley Sun and the Daily Pilot (serving Orange County). The TCN newspapers maintain separate editorial and business staffs from that of The Times, and…

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