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Los Angeles is the most diverse and interesting food city in the United States. It’s a place where street tacos are as revered as any 12-course omakase dinner — and rightly so. My job is to connect hungry Angelenos — through food — to the culture, history, people, and neighborhoods that make up our city.
Stories by Elina Shatkin
Sprinter Allyson Felix and swimmers Greg Louganis and Janet Evans will lead this year's procession.
The two-story building on 1st Street in Boyle Heights doesn't look particularly impressive but it hides an exceptional story behind its cement facade.
Fellow Southern Californians, it's time to mine our grit and faith as we attempt to stay strong in the face of a devastating #avocadoshortage.
Imagine "Ace of Cakes" meets "Robot Wars" with a dash of "RuPaul's Drag Race" thrown in — but starring scientists with gourds, knives and electronics.
The cougars of Los Angeles finally have online profiles (with photos!) to match their real world lives.
Get ready for a sugar rush as you vote for your favorite — and least favorite — Halloween candy in our super scientific poll.
"I'm still kind of in shock," Sparks star and league MVP Nneka Ogwumike says of her team's WNBA championship win.
One of Hollywood's most famous indoor concert venues was approved to become an official Los Angeles landmark.
Movies that feature the iconic train station onscreen will be screened at Union Station itself. Bring on the fedoras and femme fatales.
Until this week, one of the rarest and most remarkable mammoth skulls ever seen by modern humans had been buried in the soil of Santa Rosa Island for 13,000 years.
Would you pay for the privilege of cuddling cats while quaffing cappuccinos? The new Crumbs & Whiskers is counting on it.
Split pea soup and burgers will be back on the menu at the LAPD Academy, probably by the end of the year.
Need a place to celebrate? Here are a few great Southern California cheeseburgers, from simple to fancy.
This week's excavation of a rare and exceptionally preserved mammoth fossil could be a game-changer in helping us understand the prehistoric California.
Everyone is welcome to attend the service Tuesday evening. It will include a candlelight presentation and tributes by both an all-female mariachi band and a Juan Gabriel impersonator.