Chris Barton

Executive Vice President, Development & Capital Investments for Hudson Pacific

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Starting this year, new homes built in California are meant to generate as much energy as they take off the grid.

Netflix’s home puts a new angle on solar

Starting this year, new homes built in California are meant to generate as much energy as they take off the grid.

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In author and cultural historian Sam Wasson's new book, 'The Big Goodbye', he tells us that the 1970s ended in Hollywood in 1974, with the release of the epochal film 'Chinatown'.

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A certain kind of coffee cake is served across all LAUSD schools. The original recipe is from 1954.

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A MacArthur Park school is working with LACMA to bring art into the historic but gentrifying neighborhood.

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LA District Attorney Jackie Lacey this week dismissed 66,000 marijuana-related convictions in the county.

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Parents are upset about new sex ed resources that the California legislature approved. Parents say they’re too graphic, too encouraging, and doesn’t focus on the consequences of sex.

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Disney+ has released some subscriber stats, and with nearly 30 million sign-ups, the streamer is off to a strong start. Now the question is, how do they maintain it?

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"Beanpole" is a new Russian drama directed by the prodigiously gifted Kantemir Balogov.

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Since the #OscarsSoWhite movement kicked off five years ago, the Academy has worked to make its membership more diverse.

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