June 28, 2022

LA County Homeless Deaths Spiked During Pandemic, but Drug Overdoses Remain Top Killer: Study

LOS ANGELES—During the first 12 months of the COVID-19 pandemic, overall deaths of homeless people in Los Angeles County increased by 56 percent compared to the previous 12 months—a spike partially attributable to the virus, though drug overdoses continued to be the population’s top killer, according to a report released on April 22. According to…

LA Councilman Joe Buscaino Releases Tax Returns as Part of Mayoral Run

LOS ANGELES—Los Angeles City Councilman Joe Buscaino Monday became the second candidate for mayor of Los Angeles to release his tax returns from the last five years, following City Attorney Mike Feuer. According to Buscaino’s 2021 tax return, which he filed with his wife Geralyn, the couple’s adjusted gross income was $291,758, and $257,152 was…

Sen. Blumenthal Expresses Concerns About LA Mayor’s Connection To Alleged Sexual Harasser

Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal is the latest Democrat to express concerns about allegations that Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti looked the other way as a top aide sexually harassed at least two people.“I have concerns because I’ve seen and heard about the allegations,” Blumenthal told Axios on Wednesday of reports that Garcetti’s advisor Rick Jacobs…

Father Violently Robbed, Hit by Car, Dies in Front of Family in South LA

LOS ANGELES—A man was robbed and assaulted in South Los Angeles during a car sale meetup before being fatally struck by a car in front of his family early afternoon of March 25. Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (LASD) deputies were called just after 12:10 p.m. to the intersection of Budlong Avenue and 109th Street…

LA County Supervisor District 3 Candidates Debate Greenhouse Emissions, Water Shortage, Housing

LOS ANGELES—Candidates vying for a seat on Los Angeles County’s Board of Supervisors debated key environmental policy issues as the primary elections for county supervisors draw closer. On March 24, candidates for LA County Supervisor District 3—which spans from the Westlake Village to the San Fernando Valley to West Hollywood—participated in a debate hosted by…

LA Unified Parents Unhappy Students Must Continue to Wear Masks

Though student mask mandates are expiring in California and Los Angeles County this week, students who attend the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) must remain masked—leaving parents and students frustrated. Lisa Sanchez, whose daughter is in LAUSD, called the situation a “never-ending battle.” “We’re very upset that the school hasn’t lifted the mandate sooner,”…

Judge Temporarily Stops Wesson from Returning to LA City Council

LOS ANGELES—A judge issued a temporary restraining order on Feb. 24 blocking former Los Angeles City Councilman Herb Wesson from filling the council seat left vacant by the suspension of Councilman Mark Ridley-Thomas, who was indicted in a federal corruption case. The order by Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Mary Strobel prevents Wesson…

Tammy Bruce: LA Super Bowl showcased the ‘absurdity’ of the elites

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Fox News contributor Tammy Bruce joined “The Faulkner Focus” on Monday to discuss the elites’ hypocrisy after many celebrities were seen maskless at the Super Bowl. Bruce told host Harris Faulkner it is an “absurdity” that children have to mask up in the classroom while elites refuse […]

L.A. Crime Surge: Rapper Kodak Black Shot in Leg at After-Party Hosted by Justin Bieber

Rapper Kodak Black was shot in the leg outside of an afterparty hosted by singer Justin Bieber in Los Angeles, California, on Friday night. The rapper, who was one of four people shot, reportedly sustained injuries that were not life-threatening. A video obtained by TMZ shows a physical altercation among a group of people before the sound…

L.A. County to Keep Indoor Mask Mandate Despite State Dropping Its Own

Los Angeles County will retain its indoor mask mandate past the February 15 date set Monday by Gov. Gavin Newsom as the date to end a statewide mandate, according to public health officials in the county. As NBC Los Angeles reported: State officials announced Monday the indoor mask wearing requirement for vaccinated people will expire…

Joey Logano wins NASCAR’s Clash at the L.A. Coliseum

Joey Logano pulled off a historic double at the L.A. Memorial Coliseum on Sunday. LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – FEBRUARY 06: Drivers race during the NASCAR Cup Series Busch Light Clash at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on February 06, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Meg Oliphant/Getty Images) The Team Penske driver won the […]

FedEx Offers ‘Congestion Bypass Service’ to Help Backlogged LA Ports

FedEx Logistics announced a “congestion bypass service” to help shippers navigate through the backlogged Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach. The company will sell shippers space on empty containers, which sail to the Port of Hueneme, located in Ventura County less than 1srcsrc miles north of Los Angeles. FedEx is offering three charter vessels that have “a capacity…

LA thieves attack security guard in California's latest smash-and-grab

Smash-and-grab thieves were at it again in California on the eve of Thanksgiving.  A group of five suspects stole about $25,000 in expensive purses from a Nordstrom store in the Westfield Topanga mall in Los Angeles Wednesday evening. They assaulted and used bear spray on a security guard during the smash-and-grab, police said.  “It’s unfortunate […]

LA County Offers Rent Relief Grants of Up to $40,000 to Small Businesses

LOS ANGELES—Los Angeles County announced Nov. 15 rent relief grants of up to $40,000 for small-business tenants in unincorporated areas who have fallen behind on their rent due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Supervisor Holly Mitchell hosted a virtual news conference Monday to announce the program, which is funded with federal coronavirus aid dollars…

Mayor Eric Garcetti to Unvaccinated L.A. City Workers: Get Vaccinated or ‘Lose Your Job’

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti on Wednesday threatened to fire any city employee who refuses to take the coronavirus vaccine by December 18, saying they “should be prepared to lose their job.” “The city’s employee vaccine mandate is critical to protecting the health and safety of our workforce and the Angelenos we serve,” Garcetti said…

L.A. Times Continues Questioning Larry Elder’s Claim to Be Black

The Los Angeles Times has continued its racial attack on California gubernatorial challenger Larry Elder (R), this time on the news pages rather than in the opinion pages, with an article questioning his ties to the local black community. The Thursday article, by Donovan X. Ramsey, is titled, “Larry Elder calls himself ‘Sage From South…

L.A. Prosecutors Will Not Pursue Accusations Against Larry Elder –

Los Angeles prosecutors announced Friday that they will not pursue allegations of domestic violence against Larry Elder that his ex-fiancĂ©e filed 20 days before the California recall election but at least six years since the alleged incidents. Elder is the top candidate to replace incumbent Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) in the California recall election on…

L.A. City Council Unanimously Votes Vaccination Requirement for Indoor Public Spaces

The Los Angeles City Council unanimously voted on Wednesday to require proof of getting the Chinese coronavirus vaccine in order to be allowed indoors at restaurants, gyms, and other spaces, according to a report. The vote was to direct the city attorney to draft an ordinance requiring patrons who wish to enter any indoor public spaces to…

Report: Damaged L.A. Plant Still Releasing ‘Partially Treated Wastewater’ into Ocean

Frederic J. Brown / Getty The Los Angeles Times reported Friday that the damaged Hyperion sewage treatment plant near LAX has been releasing “partially treated wastewater” into the Pacific Ocean since mid-July, unbeknownst to the public. As Breitbart News noted earlier this month, the same facility released 17 million gallons of sewage into the ocean: Meanwhile,…

L.A. Fire Dept. Battles Blaze Using Lot Considered for Temporary Homeless Housing

The Los Angeles Fire Department is using the Will Rogers State Beach parking lot as a staging area as it battles a wildfire above the Pacific Palisades neighborhood — the same lot L.A. City Council member Mike Bonin wants to use for homeless shelters. As Breitbart News has reported, Bonin has proposed building temporary homeless…

L.A. City Council Member Mike Bonin Proposes Homeless Shelters on Local Beaches

Los Angeles City Council member Mike Bonin has proposed sheltering the city’s growing homeless populations in facilities at local beaches on the Pacific Ocean, provoking the ire of local residents who rely on the beaches for recreation. Touting what he calls an “everything in” approach to homelessness, Bonin posted his plan last week, which includes a…

Bucs’ Jaydon Mickens Arrested in L.A. on Gun Charges

Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Jaydon Mickens was arrested in Los Angeles last week on gun charges, according to reports. TMZ reports that Mickens was pulled over by the police because his windows were tinted too dark. But during the stop, officers reported finding a gun in his car — but not on his person.…

‘We Cannot Survive, My Staff Cannot Survive’: Emotional Saloon Owner Berates L.A. Mayor Garcetti for Giving Special Treatment to Film Industry

A saloon owner in Sherman Oaks, California, is publicly blasting Gov. Gavin Newsom and Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti over their outdoor dining bans while allowing a TV production to set up eating areas just feet away from her establishment. In a video that went viral on Friday, and which was confirmed by Breitbart News,…

Democrats, Fake News Media Exploit Sgt. La David Johnson’s Death to Smear Trump

CNN and the rest of the mainstream media would have us believe that President Donald Trump called the widow of the late Sgt. La David Johnson to abuse her by telling her that her husband bore responsibility for his own death — that “he knew what he signed up for,” in the words of Rep. Frederica […]

ECUADOR AND DEMOCRACY.

Elections took place in my home country of Ecuador. The government’s socialist candidate Lenin Moreno won the runoff under very dubious conditions that put into question the legitimacy of his presidency, but most importantly keeps digging the region under a statist-socialist agenda that has been undermining democracy, liberty and justice in our own backyard. A […]

Fort Lauderdale Jihadi Esteban Santiago aka “AASHIQ HAMMAD”: “La ilaha illAllah”,“There is no God but Allah”

Estaban Sanitago’s aka Aashiq Hammad journey to Islam goes back at least 10 years. His MySpace page is eyeopening.  More news the enemedia ignores, censors, scrubs – thanks to Charles Johnson over Got News. As for mental illness, that is now the default cover for Islam. It was “lone wolf” until the number of ‘lone […]

LA County Considers $1 Million in Taxpayer Funds to Help Illegals Fight Deportation

Los Angeles County supervisors Janice Hahn and Hilda Solis are asking their colleagues to join them in setting aside $1 million in county funds that can be used to help illegal immigrants fight deportation. It is estimated that LA County’s illegal immigrant population is over 800,000, and the $1 million in funding would come from taxpayers’ […]

NYC and L.A. Mayors Learn Nothing, Promise to Continue as Sanctuary Cities

(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)   Alternative, more realistic headline for the article: “Mayors of NY and Los Angeles pledge to keep Democrats in extended minority.” Officials in New York and Los Angeles on Thursday said they hoped President-elect Donald Trump would not follow through on a campaign promise to withhold federal funds from “sanctuary cities” that […]

LA Times drops BOMB about top Clinton donor; DENIED entry to US because


Recent headlines about unpatriotic football players and sexting soon-to-be-ex-husbands have taken some of the heat off the Clinton Foundation and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s handy pay-for-play scheme for a few days. (In fact, one can’t help but even wonder if Clinton aide Huma Abedin’s announcement that she will separate from husband Anthony Weiner is […]

BREAKING: Trump Makes HUGE Announcement About LA Floods That Puts Obama To Shame

Unlike President Barack Hussein Obama, who continues to vacation in Martha’s Vineyard as if nothing was happening, GOP presidential hopeful Donald Trump cares. He cares about the tens of thousands of Louisiana residents who have had their homes snatched away from them because of some of the worst floods to have hit that area since […]

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