L.A.’s Ferguson Protesters Swarm Downtown

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By Aaron Couch Some marchers stood on police cars Protesters of the controversial grand jury decision in Ferguson, Mo., hit Los Angeles for the second day in a row. Protesters marched on Beverly Hills and the downtown L.A. area, where they remained largely peaceful, though at times they stood … [Read more...]

L.A.’s Mayor, Jay Z and Live Nation’s Alliance Draws Criticism Over Potential Conflicts

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Revelers at Jay Z's Labor Day weekend Made in America festival might wonder how such a major music event in the center of downtown Los Angeles came together in only a few months without the usual bureaucratic red tape. Some longtime city observers point to an especially cozy relationship between … [Read more...]