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When Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti pitched his plan to gradually boost the minimum wage across the city, critics argued that businesses might move to nearby cities to pay workers less. Now Garcetti is trying to persuade those neighboring cities to increase their minimum wages as well - and some are showing interest.
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High fashion. Violent drug cartels. International kidnappings. Hundreds of millions of dollars.
11 hrs ago | Korea Herald
Bart and Lisa Simpson, Chief Wiggam and son Ralph, bartender Moe and Apu from Kwik-E-Mart celebrated 25 years of "The Simpsons" in Hollywood on Friday. Those characters are performed by three actors - Nancy Cartwright, Yeardley Smith and Hank Azaria - who hosted the world premiere of "The Simpsons Take the Bowl" at the Los Angeles concert venue the Hollywood Bowl.
Tal Ronnen, founder and chef of Crossroads, the upscale Mediterranean restaurant on Melrose Avenue, is considered a star of vegan cuisine. Ronnen, 39, grew up eating steak but turned vegan as a teenager and has become obsessed with creating plant-based food as delicious as anything he ever had as a meat eater.
OCTOBER 09: TV Personalities Brandi Glanville and Kim Richards attend Hollywood in Bright Pink presented by Life & Style, hosted by Giuliana Rancic at Bagatelle on October 9, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 09: TV Personalities Brandi Glanville and Kim Richards attend Hollywood in Bright Pink presented by Life & Style, hosted by Giuliana Rancic at Bagatelle on October 9, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.
Jessica Biel is known for impressing fans with her acting and beautiful appearance but reports from the set of " New Girl s" suggest that she will soon also be known for her dancing skills. The actress recently filmed a guest star role on " New Girl s" in an episode in which she and the co-star of the show, the best man during a wedding that the " New Girl s" cast attend.
Meet the future Mrs Navratilova, the beauty queen with a VERY ugly past: Her millionaire boyfriend was shot dead by a prostitute and her baby's tragic death is still unexplained Vikings star Adrian Peterson indicted for child abuse after scarring son, 4, with a switch - just months after football player mourned another son 'beaten to death by his ex's boyfriend' Mark Sanford reveals he's called off engagement to Argentinian 'soulmate' mistress for whom he divorced wife in scandal that ruined his White House dreams Father is outraged after fans from rival high school's soccer team make t-shirts featuring his son's MUGSHOT Medical director of Manhattan clinic where Joan Rivers went into cardiac arrest steps down after he 'let an unauthorized doctor examine star' Boyfriend 'cooked ex's Pomeranian, fed it to her without her knowing before placing its hacked off paws on her doorstep' 'It was ... (more)
Last night, Lollipop Records hosted a diverse evening of indie rock at The Echoplex. Even with Il Sogno Del Marinaio and Mike Watt playing at the neighboring Echo, the draw for Lollipop's event was still on par with the local venue's usual audience at weeknight events.
Let the growth begin ... Single-mum Olivia reads a story to her son Mason and daughter Samantha at the start of Boyhood. Photo: Supplied Imagine deciding to make a film about a six-year-old boy growing into a man.
Indio Downey leaves court after pleading guilty to drug charges in Los Angeles, California, on Friday. He pled guilty to felony cocaine possession.
Mayor Eric Garcetti hopes to pass his proposal to raise the Los Angeles minimum wage to $13.25 by 2017 early next year. Mayor Eric Garcetti hopes to pass his proposal to raise the Los Angeles minimum wage to $13.25 by 2017 early next year.
According to Christopher Dennis, aka Superman, it was June 10, 1991 when he first set his red boots onto Hollywood Blvd. dressed up in striking semblance to Christopher Reeve's Superman. Though his dyed hair has thinned into a greased ink mop and his caped ensemble looks in dire need of a rinse cycle, 23 years later, Dennis is still working the sidewalk as Krypton's favorite son mugging with tourists.
Los Angeles-based alternative rock band The Eeries have announced that they will hit the road for a fall tour with former My Chemical Romance frontman Gerard Way on October 12th. The Eeries are currently on the road with New York's The Last Internationale for a string of U.S. shows through October 11th.
A recent study conducted by the Williams Institute at University of California, Los Angeles contradicted Hollywood's flamboyant acceptance towards the gay community. SAG-AFTRA's LGBT Committee played a major role in the experiment that united 5,700 of its members to contribute to focus groups and surveys to tackle the inequality challenges and lack of employment opportunities that LGBT actors reportedly face.
Vaccination rates are plummeting at top Hollywood schools, from Malibu to Beverly Hills, from John Thomas Dye to Turning Point, where affluent, educated parents are opting out in shocking numbers as an outbreak of potentially fatal whooping cough threatens L.A. like "wildfire" The map below contains more than 3,700 daycare, preschool and kindergarten facilities in L.A. County, and shows the relative risk of potential infection based on the proportion of students whose parents have chosen to deviate from the standard immunization requirements. Move the sliders to update risk level results in real-time.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 08:18 pm
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