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LA Dodgers file for bankruptcy protection

Jun 27, 2011
The Los Angeles Dodgers filed for bankruptcy protection in a Delaware court today, and its run-down of top creditors is a who's-who list of playe...
Posted In: baseball, Dodgers, los angeles, Sports

America's Top Ten Filthiest Cities

Jun 14, 2011
Who knew that one of America's favorite festivals would land New Orleans the not-so-coveted title of America's dirtiest city. New Orleans, known...
Posted In: cities, los angeles, magazine, New Orleans, New York

Car vs. Bike vs. Bus: A comparison of three LA commutes

May 6, 2011
There are few ideas less believable than commuting to work in Los Angeles on a bicycle. One of those ideas is commuting to work on an electric-as...
Posted In: bike, bus, cars, commute, los angeles, train

Google-City of Los Angeles deal delayed

Jul 26, 2010
The City of Los Angeles was supposed to be up and running on Google Apps June 30, but security concerns from the LAPD put a snag in the road....
Posted In: Google, los angeles, techology

L.A. gets its first pot-friendly hotel

Apr 20, 2010
A hotel that opened in the '20s in L.A.'s Koreatown is having another grand opening tonight in celebration of what owner's hope will be its new...
Posted In: los angeles, pot

Some L.A. employees may get 3-day work week

Apr 6, 2010
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is mulling a plan that would shut down all city departments -- except for police, public safety and those...
Posted In: los angeles, Villaraigosa

South L.A. 20 years later

Marketplace looks at the racial demographic shift in South Los Angeles some 20 years after the 1992 L.A. Riots.

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We used to be China

We used to be China

How can China slash carbon emissions, to help slow global warming, if it can’t even lessen the air pollution that’s smothering its cities? The United States had its own terrible air pollution not all that long ago. How the U.S. came to grips with smog and acid rain offers lessons on what it takes for a nation to act – and how long it can take.

Posted In: air pollution, China, los angeles