By Lisa Baertlein LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Starbucks Corp wants more people to use its time-saving mobile ordering app that lets customers buy drinks without waiting in line.
By Eric Kelsey
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Hollywood woke up on Wednesday to an ugly reminder of the sexual misconduct accusations shaking its ranks as a street artist covered three Los Angeles billboards with slogans
(Reuters) – Albert Pujols hit the 609th home run of his career on Friday which tied him with Sammy Sosa for the most homers by a foreign-born player.
Officials are testing out body scanners in the Los Angeles subway system to stay ahead of the evolving threat against U.S. transit. The two day pilot program began Wednesday, and is aimed to detect firearms and explosives.
The mayor of Los Angeles announced the first executive director of the newly established Department of Cannabis Regulation. Mayor Eric Garcetti made the appointment of Cat Packer on Thursday. The new chief will oversee the city’s regulation and taxation of pot sales.
Police arrest 13 people in connection with a human trafficking operation in Southern California. On Monday, the LA County Sheriff’s Department said the men were detained last week in Pomona. This comes after a joint task force conducted an undercover operation into the alleged ring along a street that’s known as an active area for human trafficking.