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LADOT releases study on improving transportation for women In LA

Hoping to identify improvements that could better tailor transit systems to meet the needs of women, the Los Angeles Department of Transportation released a study on Friday, July 30, on mobility challenges women face, such as the need to take more complex trips, often accompanied by small children. According to “Changing Lanes: A Gender Equity Transportation Study,” women are less likely to have a driver’s license and access to a vehicle than men. At the same time, they’re more likely to take tr...
Tags: Health, Transportation, Lyft, Business, Gender, News, La, Government, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Community, Department Of Transportation, Los Angeles City Council, Metro, Watts


Gun Control U: Coursework in Bloomberg-funded Curriculum

By Larry Keane Gun control groups want to study gun owners like some sort of caged laboratory animal. They want to poke and prod. IMG iStock 1195632653 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Gun control groups want to study gun owners like some sort of caged laboratory animal. They want to poke and prod. University professors want to ask questions, theorize and understand the answers to their foundational question: why don’t gun owners just give up their guns? The University of Connecticut is boasting of ...
Tags: Guns, Cdc, Bloomberg, Wisconsin, University Of Chicago, John, The New York Times, Hakeem Jeffries, Michael Bloomberg, UConn, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, Johns Hopkins, Calif, Laura, Watts, Watt


The extraordinary Olympic journey of Michael Norman

TOKYO >> Michael Norman Jr. is particular. “Very, very particular,” he said. Even when it comes to rental cars. So when the fastest American quarter-miler this century was in Monaco for an awards ceremony in December 2018, he just had to rent a Ferrari 480 Spider. The color? “Red, of course,” Norman said laughing. “I drove it through the tunnel,” he continued referring to the iconic part of the Monaco Grand Prix F1 course. “Drove along the harbor, drove to Nice.” But when asked how fast he drove...
Tags: Japan, Usa, Nbc, Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Rome, Noah, Chicago, Soccer, South Africa, Olympics, Ferrari, Italy, Tokyo, Ncaa


‘Jeffersons’ star Marla Gibbs gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Actress Marla Gibbs waves to the crowd during a ceremony to award her a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Tuesday, July 20, 2021, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello) Writer/producer Norman Lear attends a Hollywood Walk of Fame star ceremony for actress Marla Gibbs, Tuesday, July 20, 2021, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello) Actress Marla Gibbs looks out to the crowd during a ceremony to award her a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Tuesday, July 20, 2021, in Los Angeles. (AP...
Tags: Business, News, Nbc, California, Washington, New York City, Disney, Norman Lear, Los Angeles, Sport, Chicago, Fox, Soccer, Queens, Community, Cbs


City of L.A. seeing spike in killings despite overall dip in crime

Overall crime in the city of Los Angeles dipped slightly in the first half of the year, but the number of killings soared to its highest level in more than a decade, according to a report released Friday, July 16. Data compiled by Crosstown, a nonprofit news organization based at the USC Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism, show there were 179 killings in the city between Jan 1 and June 30, a 31.6% jump from the same period last year and a 38.8% increase from 2019. January was the d...
Tags: Crime, News, Shootings, New York City, Los Angeles, Sport, Chicago, Soccer, Lapd, Hyde Park, Watts, Downtown Los Angeles, Crosstown, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories Breeze, USC Annenberg School of Communication


Flight From Hell: Passengers Land In Stockton 17 Hours After Taking Off From Las Vegas

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Tags: News, Local, Seen On, Syndicated Local, Stockton, Las Vegas, Vegas, Lax, Watts, Stockton Metropolitan Airport, Allegiant Airlines, Jade Watts


Faith leaders push for understanding, solidarity in Asian and Black communities

“Asian Lives Matter.” Those three words — spoken loudly and emphatically by a Black pastor — moved Hyepin Im to tears. “I felt chills going down my spine,” recalled Im, who leads Faith and Community Empowerment, a nonprofit based in Los Angeles’ Koreatown, which works to connect Asian American faith leaders with the community at large. “I was so grateful. I’ve waited a long time to hear this.” Im and the Rev. Mark Whitlock, who spoke those words, have had a professional relationship and a person...
Tags: Japan, News, Maryland, Minneapolis, California, La, Nigeria, Religion, America, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Sport, IM, Soccer, United States, Philippines


$3 million allocated to nonprofits for projects in San Pedro, Harbor Area, Watts

Beautification efforts, a local veterans memorial, clothing for low-income and homeless students, food pantries, academic support and Little League field renovations are among the 46 projects in the Harbor Area and Watts that have won significant grant funding after coming out on top during a community-wide online election. In all, nonprofits throughout the area proposed 164 projects that were put up for a community vote. The funding comes from $88 million the Los Angeles City Council redirected...
Tags: Minneapolis, Sport, Soccer, Little League, Vietnam, Local News, Lapd, Los Angeles City Council, San Pedro, Watts, Wilmington, Joe Buscaino, Pacific Avenue, Buscaino, Harbor Area, Top Stories LADN


Arsenal could be priced out of English goalkeeper

Arsenal making moves in the market Arsenal have been the centre of media speculation so far this summer.The club seem set to complete a trio of deals in the coming days, with Brighton defender Ben White rumoured to be close to moving to North London in a 50 million pound deal. [email protected]_ on Ben White to Arsenal: “Deal is all but complete. Would expect it to be finalised after Euro 2020. White wants to join Arsenal.” [Instagram Q&A: chriswheatley_] #afc pic.twitter.com/msT8UdizH7 — afcstuff...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Arsenal, Everton, Brighton, Sheffield United, Emirates Stadium, Mikel Arteta, Benfica, north London, Watts, Tavares, Chris Wheatley, Ben White, Dominic Calvert Lewin, Charles Watts


Arsenal could be priced out of move for English goalkeeper

Arsenal making moves in the market Arsenal have been at the centre of media speculation so far this summer.The club look set to complete a trio of deals in the coming days, with Brighton defender Ben White rumoured to be close to moving to North London in a 50 million pound deal. [email protected]_ on Ben White to Arsenal: “Deal is all but complete. Would expect it to be finalised after Euro 2020. White wants to join Arsenal.” [Instagram Q&A: chriswheatley_] #afc pic.twitter.com/msT8UdizH7 — afcst...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Arsenal, Everton, Brighton, Sheffield United, Mikel Arteta, Benfica, White, north London, Watts, Tavares, Chris Wheatley, Ben White, Dominic Calvert Lewin, Charles Watts


Spider-Man: No Way Home: Release Date, Cast and More

(Welcome to …And More , our no-frills, zero B.S. guide to when and where you can watch upcoming movies and shows, and everything else you could possibly stand to know.) In just a few weeks, the Marvel Cinematic Universe returns to the big screen with its star-studded, much-anticipated Phase 4. Among the heroes launching us back into action is everyone’s favorite Queens native, Peter Parker. Delayed by the COVID-19 pandemic and occasionally in jeopardy due to negotiations between Disney an...
Tags: Movies, Benedict Cumberbatch, Disney, Queens, Sony, Jamie Foxx, Andrew Garfield, Amy Pascal, Tobey Maguire, Marvel Studios, The Avengers, Peter, Watts, Marisa Tomei, Ned, Kevin Feige


Cuisinart Convection Toaster Oven Airfryer For $124.99 Shipped From Amazon

Cuisinart Convection Toaster Oven Airfryer For $124.99 Shipped From Amazon This was selling for $199.99 yesterday and is now the lowest price ever from Amazon. 1800-Watts with 7 functions: air fry, convection bake, convection broil, bake, broil, Warm, toast 0. 6 cubic foot non-stick interior with oven light. Dimensions (L x W x H): 15.5 […]
Tags: Amazon, Deals, Watts


Donavan Brazier, Jenny Simpson stunned on brutal day at Olympic Track Trials

USC’s Isaiah Jewett and Bryce Hoppel celebrate after the Men’s 800 Meters Final during day four of the 2020 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials at Hayward Field on June 21, 2021 in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Steph Chambers/Getty Images) Clayton Murphy, Isaiah Jewett and Bryce Hoppel cross the finish line in the Men’s 800 Meters Final during day four of the 2020 U.S. Olympic Track & Field Team Trials at Hayward Field on June 21, 2021 in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images) ...
Tags: Oregon, Sports, Nike, Sport, Soccer, Olympics, New Zealand, Kenya, Tokyo, Ncaa, Rio De Janeiro, Brazier, Usc, David Rudisha, HARRIS, Watts


Day of history, discussion, hope: LA County joins nation to mark first Juneteenth national holiday

Daphne Glass, 70, of Rancho Cucamonga dances during the 31st Annual Pomona Valley Juneteenth Family Jazz and Arts Festival at Ganesha Park on Saturday, June 19, 2021. The event comes after Juneteenth, a day commemorating the emancipation of African American slaves, was officially recognized as a federal holiday. (Photo by Trevor Stamp, Contributing Photographer) Community members gathered to celebrate the 31st Annual Pomona Valley Juneteenth Family Jazz and Arts Festival at Ganesha Park on Sa...
Tags: New York, Texas, News, Education, Holidays, Minneapolis, Congress, Washington, Government, Senate, US, America, Los Angeles, Sport, Joe Biden, Ap


USC names Olympic great Quincy Watts as director of track and field

USC did not need to look far, or long, in its search for a new director of track and field and cross country. Just four days after Caryl Smith Gilbert left USC to fill the same role at Georgia, USC announced on Thursday that it is promoting assistant coach and former Trojan NCAA champion Quincy Watts to be the program’s new director. Watts, a two-time Olympic gold medalist, spent the past eight seasons as an assistant coach for the men’s and women’s teams. Last week, he was named the 2021 U.S. T...
Tags: Sports, America, Sport, Soccer, College sports, Ncaa, Usc, Watts, Quincy, USC UCLA, Cal State, Mike Bohn, Quincy Watts, Caryl Smith Gilbert, USC Athletic Hall of Fame, Jaxson Dart


‘Big Little Lies’ Twins Cameron and Nicholas Crovetti to Star in Naomi Watts’ ‘Goodnight Mommy’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Naomi Watts’ update on the cult horror film “Goodnight Mommy” just secured two crucial roles in Cameron and Nicholas Crovetti. The twin boys will play Watts’ sons in the Amazon Studios project, which just kicked off production in New Jersey. Matt Sobel is directing the new take on the film, whose predecessor was selected as […]
Tags: News, New Jersey, Cameron, Naomi Watts, Watts, Amazon Studios, Matt Sobel, Goodnight Mommy, Nicholas Crovetti


NRA-ILA: “Everything Comes Back to Gun Control”

The NRA-ILA reports on the latest desperate efforts of anti-gun group Newtown USA. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Gun control organizations have a long history of pandering to advance their objectives. This is only necessary because the American people have an even longer history of rejecting gun control. We’ve seen professional gun control activists try to tie their agenda to everything from COVID-19 to racism, and now they’ve pulled “police reform” under their ever-widening umbrella of ...
Tags: Guns, California, Massachusetts, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Boston Marathon, Biden, Fortune, Watts, ATF, Mark Kelly, NICS, Giffords, NRA-ILA, Gun Rights News, Institute for Legislative Action ILA


Rams’ Sean McVay says he didn’t mean to slight Jared Goff

Rams quarterback Matthew Stafford drops back to pass during their minicamp practice on Thursday at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG) Tight end Johnny Mundt #82 of the Los Angeles Rams during Los Angeles Rams mini camp at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood on Thursday, June 10, 2021. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG) Los Angeles Rams enter the field during Los Angeles Rams mini camp at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood on Thursday, June 10, 202...
Tags: Sports, NFL, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Chargers, Monaco, Robert Woods, Jared, Lions, Compton, Inglewood, Watts, Jared Goff, Los Angeles Rams, Rams


3 L.A. County men charged in kidnappings for ransom of people trying to enter the U.S. illegally

LOS ANGELES — Three Southern California men have been arrested and charged in connection with a ring that kidnapped and held for ransom at least six people who were trying to cross into the United States illegally, federal prosecutors said Tuesday. Edgar Lemus, 23, of Vernon; Francisco Hernandez Martinez, 20, of Vernon; and Junior Martinez, 23, of Watts are charged with conspiracy to launder money, the U.S. Attorney’s Office announced. It wasn’t immediately clear whether they had attorneys to sp...
Tags: News, Mexico, Office, Immigration, Los Angeles, Walmart, Sport, Soccer, United States, Public Safety, Watts, U S Attorney s Office, LA County, Mexicali, South Gate, Lemus


Crown Immunity Means Tough Luck for the Police: A Good Call?

In Ontario (Attorney General) v. Clark (“Clark“), the majority (8 judges) of the Supreme Court of Canada held that Crown immunity precludes claims based on misfeasance in public office. Justice Côté dissented. Here I consider the policy underpinnings and ramifications of the two opinions. Clark addressed only the question of whether the claim at issue, brought by police officers against the Crown attorneys in two cases in which the officers were involved, constituted a recognized cause of action...
Tags: Supreme Court, Law, Court, Toronto, Canada, United States, Court of appeal, PSU, British Columbia, Ontario, Moss, Henry, Watts, Clark, Blair, Abella


LA councilman running for mayor calls for eliminating county’s homelessness agency

Joe Buscaino speaks at a press conference on the Venice Boardwalk to announce his Plan for a Safer Los Angeles in Venice on Monday, June 7, 2021. Joe Buscaino is a candidate for Mayor of Los Angeles. (Photo by Brittany Murray, Press-Telegram/SCNG) Joe Buscaino held a press conference on the Venice Boardwalk to announce his Plan for a Safer Los Angeles in Venice on Monday, June 7, 2021. The boardwalk has become a congested homeless encampment. Joe Buscaino is a candidate for Mayor of Los Angel...
Tags: Local News, News, Homeless, Homeless shelters, Homelessness, Politics, Top Stories Breeze, Top Stories IVDB, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories LBPT, Top Stories PSN, Top Stories SGVT, Top Stories WDN


Nevada bans 'racially discriminatory mascots' and 'sundown sirens' that were once used to tell Native Americans to leave town

FILE: Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak speaks during a news conference in March 2020. Ethan Miller/Getty Images Nevada on Friday banned schools from using "racially discriminatory mascots." The new law also bans the use of "sundown sirens," which were once used to kick non-white people out of town, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported. Even after "sundown town" laws were repealed, some places continued to play the evening sirens. See more stories on Insider's business page. Nevada Gov. Steve...
Tags: Politics, News, Trends, Racism, Schools, Las Vegas, Nevada, Watts, Douglas County, Las Vegas Review Journal, Minden, Courier Journal, Review Journal, South and Midwest, Nevada Assembly, Steve Sisolak


State Supreme Court hears L.A. killer’s appeal in case that could lead to death penalty reversals

Attorneys appealing the conviction of a Los Angeles double murderer argued Wednesday before the California Supreme Court that the state’s application of capital punishment is uneven and unconstitutional, possibly paving the way for the reversal of hundreds of death sentences. Justices heard the automatic appeal of Don’te Lamont McDaniel for the death sentence he received for the 2004 shootings of rival gang member George Brooks, 33, in a drug dispute and Annette Anderson, 52, who witnessed the k...
Tags: News, Supreme Court, California, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Death Penalty, Homicide, California Supreme Court, Gavin Newsom, Watts, Lancaster, State Supreme Court, Kevin Cooper, Chino Hills, McDaniel


VOTE: Southern California Girls Athlete of the Week, June 4

Each week, publications from the Southern California News Group’s 11 properties (Orange County Register, L.A. Daily News, Press-Enterprise, San Gabriel Valley Tribune, Long Beach Press-Telegram, The Daily Breeze, San Bernardino Sun, Daily Bulletin, Redlands Daily Facts, Whittier Daily News and Pasadena-Star News) select the Athletes of the Week for their respective region. Each athlete is then entered into the overall Southern California Athlete of the Week vote. Click on the newspaper links bel...
Tags: Sports, America, Sport, Soccer, King, Marlborough, Usc, High School Sports, Santa Monica, Watts, Saugus, Murphy, La Mirada, Kendrick, Temple City, VILLANUEVA


CS Score Interviews Composers Nainita Desai and Trevor Gureckis

Hey there, film score lovers! Welcome to another edition of CS Score. This time we’re taking a look at La-La Land Records’ amazing expanded scores for Michael Kamen’s X-Men and John Ottoman’s X2: X-Men United. We also spoke with American Murder: The Family Next Door composer Nainita Desai, who revealed her unique scoring process for the Netflix documentary; and Servant composer Trevor Gureckis, who revealed what it was like working alongside M. Night Shyamalan. News Back in stock! STAR TREK...
Tags: Apple, Family, Comics, Comedy, TV, New York, London, Movies, Drama, Horror, Superman, Sci-fi, Action, Netflix, Budapest, Hugh Jackman


Rochester MAIG Mayor’s Husband Arrested for Drugs and ‘Illegal Gun’

A MAIG member’s husband is busted for drug trafficking and an “illegal gun”? Isn’t that just Lovely? (Mayor Lovely Warren/Facebook) U.S.A. – -(Ammoland.com)- “Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren’s husband has been charged as part of a seven-month narcotics ring investigation after police seized $60,000 worth of cocaine, $100,000 in cash, three unregistered handguns and a semi-automatic rifle in raids on the mayor’s home and six other properties,” the Daily Mail reported Thursday. “Timothy Granison,...
Tags: Facebook, New York, Guns, Bloomberg, Daily Mail, Warren, Rochester, Resistance, Taylor, Michael Bloomberg, Watts, State Police, David Codrea, NRA ILA, Gun Rights News, Moms Demand Action


Researchers create world's most power-efficient high-speed ADC microchip

Researchers at Brigham Young University have built a new analog-to-digital converter (ADC) -- a tiny piece of technology present in almost every electronic piece of equipment that converts analog signals (like a radio wave) to a digital signal -- with record-breaking power efficiency. The ADC consumes only 21 milli-Watts of power at 10GHz for ultra-wideband wireless communications.
Tags: Science, Watts, Brigham Young University, ADC


If you don’t want robotic dogs patrolling the streets, consider CCOPS legislation

Aron Solomon Contributor Aron Solomon is the head of digital strategy for NextLevel.com and is an adjunct professor of business management at the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University in Montreal. Boston Dynamics’ robot “dogs,” or similar versions thereof, are already being employed by police departments in Hawaii, Massachusetts and New York. Partly through the veil of experimentation, few answers are being given by these police forces about the b...
Tags: New York, Tech, Aclu, City Council, New York Police Department, Boston Dynamics, Cto, Watts, American Civil Liberties Union, Watt, Desautels Faculty of Management, NextLevel, New York The New York Times, Hawaii Massachusetts, Aron Solomon Contributor Aron Solomon, McGill University in Montreal Boston Dynamics


Naomi Watts shares her favorite Mother’s Day gifts for 2021

Watts a woman to love for Mother's Day besides love -- and some lipstick and handbags, too. 
Tags: Fashion, Naomi Watts, Watts


The Story of the Rolling Stones: A Selection of Documentaries on the Quintessential Rock-and-Roll Band

The Rolling Stones define the rock-and-roll band, as they have for nearly six decades now. Exactly how they’ve done so is thoroughly documented, not least by the band’s own expansive and still-growing catalog of songs and albums (all of which I happen to have spent the last few months listening through). But the story of the Stones continues to compel, told and re-told as it is in every form of media produced by each era through which the band has passed: books, articles, podcasts, and a...
Tags: Facebook, Music, London, College, Beach Boys, History, Mick Jagger, Kent, Seoul, Keith Richards, Jagger, Watts, Andrew Loog Oldham, Richards, Rolling Stones, Brian Jones