Does former Sheriff Alex Villanueva’s attempted comeback have a shot?

good morning. Welcome to LA on the Record, City Hall’s newsletter. There’s Rebecca Ellis, a county reporter brought in by the oversight committee for the spiciest races, and Julia Wick, a city reporter who covers more headlines. Newsletter Learn more about LA politics Sign up for the LA City Hall newsletter for weekly insights, scoops […]

Why L.A. caved to NIMBYs in debate over removing a freeway

Just a few days ago, Michael Schneider said his non-profit organization Streets for All was debating whether it made sense to demolish an idea that is sure to be unpopular in Los Angeles: the West Side freeway. I truly believed I had solid enough political support to pursue my research. replace it with affordable housing […]

Aide to L.A. councilman resigns after making Holocaust jokes

A senior aide to Los Angeles City Councilman Hugo Sotomartinez resigned from his position Friday in the face of criticism. tell holocaust jokes said about comedian Amy Schumer on social media. Josh Androski, senior advisor to Sotomartinez, said: Exchange with Xformerly known as Twitter, had earlier in the day featured puns about concentration camps and […]

Newsom stumbles, takes down young ball player in China: Video

Beijing — Gov. Gavin Newsom’s trip to China was many things: It put his skills in climate diplomacy to the test. An opportunity to burnish his political image on the world stage. A demonstration of the dangers of extravagant photography. The danger unfolded during a visit to a school in Beijing on Friday. Where Newsom […]

3 Dead, 3 Others Critically Injured In Memphis Shootings

Three people were shot to death and three others were seriously injured in shootings across Memphis within 18 hours over Halloween weekend, police said. The Memphis Police Department announced seven incidents in a series of statements on X (formerly Twitter).The person in charge responded first shoot At 12:48 p.m. Saturday, officers reported finding a seriously […]