Los Angeles

America’s Four Largest Cities Will Be Led By Black Mayors

The historic achievement will occur when Rep. Karen Bass is sworn in as mayor Los Angeles
11/18/2022

Karen Bass Becomes Los Angeles’ First Woman Elected Mayor

Much of her campaign was centered around crime, policing and homelessness.
11/17/2022

Analysis: GOP Underperforms, Abrams Left Disappointed and Warnock, Walker Are Still Waiting

With no clear majority won on Election Night, both parties seek a route to power in Congress.
11/09/2022

Former Los Angeles Council President Resigns While Two Other Councilmembers Hold On

The three Latino lawmakers came under pressure to resign after a leaked audio recording of racist comments surfaced.
10/14/2022

Los Angeles City Council Tries To Recover After Angered Protesters Gather To Demand 3 Council Members Resign Over Racist Remarks

A Black, White, Latino and LGBTQ coalition staged a raucous protest in response to a recording in which the council president compared a Black boy to a monkey.
10/12/2022

Los Angeles Council President Resigns After Audio Leak Of Racist Comments

Nury Martinez compared her fellow councilmember’s adopted Black son to a monkey and made other disparaging remarks.
10/11/2022

Rapper DDG Faces Misdemeanor Weapons Charges Stemming From June Arrest

He could face up to two years in jail.
09/20/2022

Nurse Charged In L.A. Crash That Killed 6 Denied Bail

‘She stole six innocent lives,’ the judge said of Nicole Linton in rejecting the defense’s arguments.
09/15/2022