Tag: los angeles
EPA suspends cleanup efforts at once-toxic hot spot off Southern California coast.
A gang leader in the recent hunger strike allegedly sent a secret letter detailing “reglas” to gang members.
RAND Study: LA Crime Increased When Pot Dispensaries Closed; City Attorney Says Data ‘Deeply Flawed’
Okay, medical marijuana fans, is this the study you’ve been waiting for? The RAND Corporation yesterday released a report called “Regulating Medical Marijuana Dispensaries — An Overview with Preliminary evidence of Their Impact on Crime.” (Read the study here (pdf). You can also listen to the lead author speak with KQED reporter Mina Kim. RAND’s […]
The Los Angeles Times reports that the L.A. Police Department has identified a man arrested this morning as a suspect in the beating of Giants fan Bryan Stow as Giovanni Ramirez, 31. The Times says Ramirez has been booked on a charge of assault with a deadly weapon and is being held on $1 million […]
Navy Considers Medal, 65 Years After a Heroic Act (Bay Citizen) Carl E. Clark, 94, served in World War II to defend America, not to win glory. “We just figured it was a war that had to be won,” said Mr. Clark, who lives in Menlo Park. Now the veteran, a remarkably modest man with […]