Host Madeleine Brand looks at news, culture and emerging trends through the lens of Los Angeles.
The CDC says across the entire country, flu activity is minimal. In California, only a tiny percentage of tests have come back positive.
Videoconferencing can make you feel socially, emotionally, and physically fatigued. That’s according to Jeremy Bailenson of Stanford University’s Virtual Human Interaction Lab.
The reaction to Fry’s going under has been sentimental. Many customers have fond memories of the chain’s oddball stores, with themes like Alice in Wonderland or outer space.
A U.S. intelligence report out today confirms what Joe Biden, when he was a presidential candidate, said more than a year ago.
More than 250 restaurants are participating in Restaurant Week, which runs March 1-14. It's also the first time dineL.A. is taking place during International Women’s Month.
While cases of COVID-19 and the flu are finally trending down, another illness appears to be rising fast. It’s called Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MISC).
Critics review “The United States vs.
Most people who come down with COVID-19 usually recover fully. But for about 10% of people, symptoms linger (sometimes for months).
Actress and author Annabelle Gurwitch thought after she sent her kid to college, she’d be coasting into her golden years, taking Zumba classes and enjoying the extra “me time.”
Democrats want to include a federal minimum wage hike in the latest COVID-19 relief bill. They want it to go up to $15 per hour over the next four years.
For those who can work from home during the pandemic, it’s tedious to sit in the same place all day.
In spring 1992, South Central Los Angeles was on fire for nearly a week. The uprisings were sparked by the acquittal of four white police officers in the beating of Rodney King.
Innova Medical Group, based in Pasadena, has developed a test people can buy over the counter and use at home. It costs $5 and produces results in about 30 minutes.
There are about 1000 shops that sell weed in LA. Most of them are unlicensed and doing these sales illegally .
One new coronavirus variant is homegrown in California.
With all the extra time people are spending at home and clicking around the internet, online romance scams are thriving .
Tennis player Naomi Osaka took home her second Australian Open title over the weekend. She is one of only seven current players — male or female — to win four Grand Slams.
Governor Gavin Newsom today signed a $7.6 billion stimulus package for California. Millions of residents will receive $600 checks.
“Bling Empire” (Netflix) and “House of Ho” (HBO Max) both follow lavish parties, vacations, drama and petty behavior.
Scientists in Cuba say they’re close to developing a coronavirus vaccine of their own. It’s called “ Sovereign 2 ,” and it’s in its final trial stage.