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5 Questions For 'Log On & Eat' Host Eden Grinshpan

The Cooking Channel's 'Log On & Eat' showcases the all-out and online devotion of enthusiastic eaters, as host Eden Grinshpan meets up with bloggers and Tweeters.

Videos: Driving In Toluca Lake In The Late 1950s

Thanks to this set of video clips you can take a virtual drive along Riverside Drive in Toluca Lake and pass places from decades ago (and a few that are still around).

Family Hopes Thieves Return Urn Containing Grandma's Ashes [UPDATED]

A Glendale family is desperately hoping the thieves who targeted their van have the heart to return what they stole: An urn containing their grandmother's cremated remains.

The Donut Ice Cream Sandwich: Dude, Sweet!

Who needs a cronut when you can work with the pure deliciousness that is a donut? This is especially true when your canvas is Westwood's beloved Stan's Donuts, and what you're doing to up its awesomeness is use it for an ice cream sandwich.

Gov. Brown Signs Bill Allowing Undocumented Immigrants To Get Driver's Licenses

Governor Jerry Brown was at Los Angeles City Hall this morning to sign into law a bill that will give undocumented immigrants the right to seek and obtain California driver's licenses.

Bicyclist Critically Injured After Being Hit By Truck On PCH

An early-morning accident Wednesday involving a box truck and a bicyclist has left the rider critically injured and caused a shut down on Pacific Coast Highway.

The Best Sports Bars in Los Angeles

Here are a few of L.A.'s best bars for game-watching, where the food and drink often manage to score, too.

The Country's Best Pizza Is In Los Angeles

Thick crust, thin crust, white or traditional sauce, gourmet toppings or good ol' plain cheese, deep dish or by the slice: Pizza loyalties are intensely defended. Now bragging rights for the best pizzeria in the whole country have been bestowed by Zagat upon one pizza spot right here in Long Beach.

20 Vintage Photos From the Early Years Of Beverly Hills

Cacti! Corn! A car in the pool! Enjoy this brief glimpse back at the early years of Beverly Hills, the playground Hollywood's rich and famous.

Remains of 4 People Found in Wreckage of 'Unsurvivable' Santa Monica Plane Crash

Authorities are saying they have found the remains of those killed Sunday night in a small engine airplane crash at the Santa Monica Airport.

Photos, Video: A Look Back At The Building of Walt Disney Concert Hall

Disney Hall turns 10 this month! Here's a visual look back at its journey from dream to plans to construction.

'Top Chef' Contestant Brian Huskey On 'Food Porn,' Late Night L.A. Eats, and More

We checked in with 'Top Chef' contestant Brian Huskey to find out how he was inspired by New Orleans, how to eat like a chef late at night in L.A., and more.

Video: Watch 3 White Sharks Feed Off Floating Whale Carcass

Passengers aboard a high-speed catamaran this weekend headed back into Ventura Harbor had the rare chance to see a group of sharks, including three Great Whites, feasting upon the carcass of a Minke whale. Naturally, the moment made it onto video.

Don't Fall For Autumn's Chill: It's Time For Fire Weather!

Fall, schmall. While we might be sipping dairy-laden Pumpkin Spice Lattes and watching our far flung Facebook friends post pics of pretty autumn leaves, Southern California will be treated to another round of high temps, this time paired with the kind of dry heat that creates fire weather.

7 Reasons to Love L.A.: Pretty Painted Ladies

From the Painted Ladies of Angeleno Heights to a painted VW bus on PCH, here are 7 moments worth taking a second look at in our 7 Reasons to Love L.A. series.

Photos + Video: 'Breaking Bad' Fan Makes Walter White Lego Mosaic

A 'Breaking Bad' fan's love of the show inspired him to create a 15-lb mosaic portrait of Walter White using 2,000 Lego pieces.

Milkshake Buzz: The Scoop On A Night of Spiked Soda Fountain Treats and Eats

A good old fashioned soda fountain treat, like a milkshake, never seems to go out of style, no matter how old you are. If you're 21-and-up, though, you can enjoy your shakes and other sweet treaty beverages with a bonus buzz when they come spiked.

Just What Your Day Needs: A Miley Cyrus Pregnancy Rumor

It's Monday. The rent's due tomorrow, and you did not catch up on your sleep this weekend. You're trying not to do that catching up while in your cubicle. How about this to liven up your end-of-the day: A Miley Cyrus pregnancy rumor! Awww yeah!

Police Seek Hit-and-Run Driver Who Injured Bicyclist

Authorities are hoping the public can identify the suspect in a hit-and-run incident from early August that left a bicyclist injured after she was struck while riding in Hollywood.

Extra, Extra: Amanda Bynes In Psych Ward Until 2015?

In today's Extra, Extra we've got Amanda Bynes in the psych ward for a while, where to get a good Michelada, and more news of the day. Plus: Keep up with us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter: @LAist @LAistFood @LAistSports. You can also find us on Pinterest, Storify, Foursquare, and Instagram (laistpics).

LAUSD Reports 71 Missing iPads. Gosh, Where Did They Go?

On the heels of the news that several high school students in the Los Angeles Unified School District had managed to hack their district-issued iPads to access restricted sites and apps comes word that officials are also trying to locate 71 missing iPads.

10 Great Places in L.A. To Enjoy Craft Beer

Here are 10 of our favorite places to enjoy some craft beer.

Suspected Arsonist Sets Six Fires In One Night In Sherman Oaks

A man in his 50s was arrested just after midnight Thursday on suspicion of setting a series of six fires along a stretch of Ventura Boulevard in Sherman Oaks.

Local Woman Upset 'Grand Theft Auto 5' Billboard Is Near Middle School

A Highland Park resident is upset that the video game "Grand Theft Auto 5" is being advertised across the street from an area middle school, and she is hoping the administration can convince the game's producers to take the billboard down.

Anti-Muslim Filmmaker To Be Set Free in SoCal Today

Filmmaker Mark Basseley Youssef—the man behind the controversial viral video "The Innocence of Muslims"—is due to be released today.

New Program Provides Food, Litter For Struggling Pet Parents

Pet owners in Orange County who are going through tough times now have a new resource for a little extra help thanks to the Pet Pantry, new donation program that just received a boost from grant funding.

Sextortionist 'Cutefuzzypuppy' Who Targeted Miss Teen USA Arrested By Feds

An alleged sextortionist in Orange County has been taken into custody, and faces federal charges stemming from numerous encounters with young women online.

LAUSD Students Hack School-Issued iPads In First Week of Roll-Out

This really should come as a surprise to anyone: It took some Los Angeles Unified School District students only one week to hack the security features on their school-issued iPads to access restricted sites and apps.

USC Among the Best Party Schools in the U.S.A. Says Playboy

Time to summon up your Trojan Pride in the name of a damn good time (while getting an education): The University of Southern California has the honor of ranking fourth on Playboy's newest list of the country's Top 10 Party Schools.

Photos, Video: Paul McCartney Shuts Down Hollywood Blvd. To Rock 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' With Old and 'New' Tunes

Sir Paul McCartney rocked a 15-song concert for 10,000 lucky fans on a shut-down Hollywood Boulevard Monday night.

Banksy Rumored To Be Returning to Los Angeles

It's been awhile since UK street artist Banksy has produced new works, and even longer since he has hit the streets of Los Angeles, but a recent posting on his website has fired up the rumor mill.

'Computer Glitch' Stalls 80K Unemployment Checks in California

If you are one of the many Californians currently relying on unemployment insurance to get by, this month you may need to CYA, thanks to a "computer glitch" that has fouled up getting payments out to an estimated 80,000 people.

Photos: A Look Inside Bob Hope's Sprawling $27.5M Estate

Legendary entertainer Bob Hope's sprawling Toluca Lake estate has hit the market for the bargain price of $27.5 million

7-Year-Old Girl Killed in 'Freak Accident' at Local Car Show

A 7-year-old girl died Sunday evening in what is being called a "freak accident" at the site of a local custom car show.

An L.A. Street Named For Vin Scully? No Thanks, Says The Broadcaster Himself

Sounds like a great idea to many fans of the legendary Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully: A Los Angeles Street named for the icon. The problem? Scully doesn't want it.

7 Reasons to Love L.A.: Oh, These Hills and Valleys

From a Japanese Garden in Lake Balboa to the top of the stairs at the Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook, here are 7 moments worth taking a second look at in our 7 Reasons to Love L.A. series.

Video: Backpacking The Trans-Catalina Trail

This video shows a four-day backpacking trip, from campfire-side meals to encounters with bison, and, of course, the natural splendor of Catalina Island.

Rock On: Umami's Slash Burger Marries Musician and Meat

Who knew? Apparently there's some mutual admiration going on between Umami Burger and former Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash, and the result is an edible collaboration: The Slash Burger.

Extra, Extra: Some Groundbreaking News

In today's Extra, Extra we've got a big pot bust, a mountain lion sighting, groundbreaking news, and more headlines of the day. Plus: Keep up with us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter: @LAist @LAistFood @LAistSports. You can also find us on Pinterest, Storify, Foursquare, and Instagram (laistpics).

Mom Lied About Kids' Drowning Deaths To Cover Up Small Marijuana Grow-Op

A San Diego-area woman has been arrested following a four-month investigation into the drowning deaths of her two young children.

Fighting iPhone Shoppers Arrested in Line At Apple Store

Two customers lined up outside the Apple Store in Pasadena were arrested after they got into a fight while waiting to purchase the new iPhone.

Saudi Princess Off The Hook For Holding Housekeeper in 'Forced Slavery'

A Saudi Princess initially headed to court today to face accusations she held one of her domestic employees against her will while on the job in Irvine is now off the hook, as the charges against her have now been dropped.

Parents Of Tourist Found Dead in Hotel Water Tank File Wrongful Death Lawsuit

The parents of Elisa Lam, the young woman whose body was found inside a water tank atop a Downtown Los Angeles hotel, have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the hotel's owners.

Photos: A Look Inside The Broad Museum, Opening Late 2014 With Free Admission

Media and dignitaries got a hard hat tour this week of the Broads' big bucks Honeycomb on Bunker Hill.

Lakers Will Glam Up the Court in Black 'Hollywood Nights' Jerseys

Finally, the sports-fashion news mashup you've been craving. The Los Angeles Lakers have announced that for next season, they will sometimes wear spiffy new black uniforms for games, and those uniforms even have a name: "Hollywood Nights."

More Adorable Facts About the New Hello Kitty Airplane

Hello Kitty toilet paper, and more cuteness from the famous feline's new flights in and out of LAX.

Video: Watch 3 Years of LAX Construction In Less Than 4 Minutes

No one said the massive overhaul of LAX's Tom Bradley terminal would be quick, but thanks to this nifty time lapse video, you can see over three years' worth of its construction in less than four minutes. That's so fast you could watch it several times over just waiting in line for your TSA manhandling!

Gang Member Arrested In Shooting Death of 6-Year-Old Girl

Authorities announced yesterday an arrest in the shooting death of a six-year-old Moreno Valley girl.

The 7 Best Pizzas In Los Angeles You're Not Eating

Instead of coming up with the list of usual suspects, we thought we'd steer you towards some places you may have never tried.

Photo: Emmys Host Neil Patrick Harris Personally Rolls Out The Red Carpet

Wow, the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences sure makes their awards show hosts work: Today Neil Patrick Harris, emcee of the upcoming telecast for the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, did the dirty work of personally rolling out the red carpet at L.A. Live.

High School Football Players Charged With Sex Crimes Involving 6 Underage Girls

Two 17-year-old high school football stars are facing multiple sex crime charges following an investigation and their arrests last week.

A New 'Coroner to the Stars' Is On the Job in L.A. County

The Los Angeles County Coroner's Office has a new chief, and he's not only inherited control of the autopsy rooms, but also the sub-title of "Coroner to the Stars."

Video: Grateful Dead Visits Hugh Hefner and Playboy After Dark, 1969

Enjoy this brief strange journey into the video vaults of "Playboy After Dark."

Miracle Mile Movie Museum Gets A Big Donation

It's still a few years off until the projected 2017 opening for a much-needed museum in Los Angeles focused on the movie industry, but today came word the fundraising efforts got a big boost from a Chinese business.

Where To Find DIY Donuts With A Rock N' Roll Pedigree In L.A.

At Donut Friend, when one or more of the nearly two dozen donut selections won't do, dream up your own by picking your own donut plus filling plus glaze plus topping.

Vintage Video: Ride Silently Through Downtown L.A. in 1946

Look closely and you'll see Clifton's Cafeteria, the Golden Gopher, and long-gone places like a big fur shop, and a Dinty Moore eatery. You'll see cops, and trash, and scant curbside parking spots open, but you'll also see a downtown bustling with life, as people shop inside stores decked out in blinking neon, duck into movie palaces, and enjoy a bite to eat.

Suspicious 9/11-Themed 'Bomb' on Metro Bus A Hoax

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Bomb Squad was working late hours early Monday thanks to a suspicious "device" left on a Metro bus in the Valley.

Local Photojournalist Falls To His Death While Trimming Tree

Gabriel Acosta, a 46-year-old Riverside resident and longtime photojournalist, fell to his death Saturday afternoon while he was trimming a tree in his yard.

Photos: On the Red Carpet at The Creative Arts Emmys

This is where the year in TV's best guest stars, reality show hosts, sound mixers, 'cewebrities,' and cameramen mingle and celebrate their applauded achievements.

7 Reasons to Love L.A.: The Sporting Life

From up high in Griffith Park to the pounding waves of our shores, here are 7 moments worth taking a second look at in our 7 Reasons to Love L.A. series.

Justin Bieber May Play Robin To Ben Affleck's Batman

Singing superstar Justin Bieber is fanning the already raging flames surrounding casting and the next "Batman" movie after he posted a photo of the film's script with his name on it.

Paved Paradise: Former Garden of Allah Site To Be Redeveloped (Again)

Two apartment towers and retail space are in the works for the onetime site of a hotel that catered to Hollywood's wild young things.

Extra, Extra: The Snoopy Option For Drivers

In today's Extra, Extra we've got the Snoopy option for California drivers, Pau Gasol's whiskers, and where you can enjoy your cigars, along with more news of the day. Plus: Keep up with us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter: @LAist @LAistFood @LAistSports. You can also find us on Pinterest, Storify, Foursquare, and Instagram (laistpics).

Sugar Rush: A Sweets Tour of Burbank

Shopping malls, famous studios, and...well, is there really all that much to do in Burbank if you don't live or work there? One thing the city has in spades are great spots to satisfy your sweet tooth. Come along for the ride as we take a sugary spin around a few sweet spots in Burbank

2 Kids Found Dead In OC Hotel Room

A grisly crime is unfolding in Santa Ana following the attempted suicide of a woman who revealed to authorities there were two dead children inside an area hotel room.

Photos: Baby Animals, a Mermaid & More Colorful Scenes From the L.A. County Fair

Crazy deep-fried concoctions aren't the only reason to head to the L.A. County Fair. There are rides, games, darling baby animals (and some amusing grown up ones, too), live entertainment, a mermaid, and even wine tasting. We caught these colorful moments from the annual festivities out at the Fairplex.

Sheriff's Deputy Arrested For Having Sex With Teen Girl

A 22-year veteran of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department was arrested Thursday evening on suspicion of having engaged in sex with a teenaged girl while he was off-duty.

Vintage Video: The Most Depressing Take on L.A. Ever

This may go down as one of the most depressing glimpses of Los Angeles, ever. It comes courtesy a 3-minute French film that combines sad music with bleak footage and prose as purple as a throbbing bruise.

Video: Watch 14 Rescued Sea Lions Frolic In The Pool

There's nothing quite like the joy of cooling off and getting some exercise by splashing around in the pool, as demonstrated by these 14 rescued sea lions.

Extra, Extra: What An Angry 'Breaking Bad' Fan Is Up To

In today's Extra, Extra we've got one very angry 'Breaking Bad' fan, an o.g. cronut alternative, and an early flu season, along with more news of the day. Plus: Keep up with us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter: @LAist @LAistFood @LAistSports. You can also find us on Pinterest, Storify, Foursquare, and Instagram (laistpics).

Missing Man's Dad Victim of Burglary While Out Searching For His Son

19-year-old Bryce Laspisa is a Laguna Niguel teen missing for several days whose vehicle was found abandoned in the Castaic Lake. While searching in the area Tuesday for his son, the missing man's father, Mike, became the victim of a car burglary, which resulted in a pursuit and arrest.

Photos: Deep Fried Bacon-Wrapped Pickles, Donut Burgers & More Edible Insanity at the L.A. County Fair

Dig in to this gut busting photo set of foods we found at the L.A. County Fair.

Suge Knight Arrested Near Beverly Hills

Music mogul Marion "Suge" Knight was arrested early Wednesday morning near Beverly Hills on an outstanding warrant related to a no-show court appearance.

'Twerk Fail' Viral Video a Fake By Jimmy Kimmel

It was the epic 'twerking' fail heard 'round the Internet: A young woman trying to make a sexy home video of herself doing the popular ass-shaking dance move popularized by Miley Cyrus ends up catching on fire when she crash-lands into a lit candle.

4th Porn Actor Tests HIV Positive, Claims Pro-Condom Group

The group that's led the charge to make condom use in porn mandatory in Los Angeles claims that a fourth performer in the industry has tested HIV positive, however an advocacy organization for adult film stars says they're lying.

Fresh & Easy Grocery Chain Sold to Billionaire Buyer

Financially troubled grocery chain Fresh & Easy has been sold off to a California-based billionaire's equity firm.

Video: One Dog's Very L.A. Life

Los Angeles has gone to the dogs! Okay, not really. We're just talking about one four-legged friend here, Red, who stars in this video love letter to Los Angeles from a dog's eye view.

Angels Flight Could Be Closed 6 to 9 Months Following Derailment

It might be some time before passengers can hop a ride up or down Bunker Hill on either of the two historic Angels Flight railcars, as the federal agency investigating last week's derailment say it could be several months before it's up and running again.

Boy Dies In Golf Cart Crash In Gated Community [UPDATED]

A 10-year-old boy died Sunday after being hospitalized for severe head injuries from a golf cart crash.

Video: 1,000 People Lined Up For Ramen Burgers

Angelenos were pumped this weekend to try the fusion concoction known as the Ramen Burger, and braved the heat on their feet in insanely long lines to get a taste of the specialty item.

7 Reasons to Love L.A.: On A Mission

From dazzling city lights to our historic missions, here are 7 moments worth taking a second look at in our 7 Reasons to Love L.A. series.

Videos: Screenwriter Gives 6-Second Lessons On Vine

Do you need to master the art of screenwriting FAST, like before surrendering your seat at Starbucks to the guy giving you the stink eye over there? If you have just moments to spare and want to learn how to get your screenplay up on the screen, you may want to check out screenwriter Brian Koppelman's series of 6 second lessons he's offering using Vine.

Famed Car Dealership Owner Cal Worthington Dead at 92

Famed businessman Cal Worthington's car dealership ads were powerful earworms for generations with their repeated urgings for you to "Go see Cal, go see Cal, go see Cal." Worthington died this weekend at the age of 92 at his ranch in Orland, California.

Superman Rescues Wonder Woman From Attacker On Hollywood Boulevard

The costumed characters of Hollywood Boulevard have a bit of a reputation for getting into scuffles, but when "Wonder Woman" was attacked Friday, it was her fellow superhero, "Superman," who came to her rescue.

Doctor Puts Stickers on Patient's Face During Surgery, Nurse Takes Photos

A woman undergoing minor surgery at Torrance Memorial Medical Center in 2011 has filed a lawsuit against the hospital and the anesthesiologist because the doctor put stickers on her face as a joke while she was unconscious, and a nurse's aide in the room snapped a cellphone photo.

Gas Explosion Levels House, Sets Neighboring Home Ablaze

A Riverside neighborhood was rocked early Friday morning by a natural gas explosion that completely destroyed a home under renovation and set a neighboring house on fire.

Popular Teacher Suspended For Appearing In Racy 'Tonight Show' Skit

A veteran high school teacher in Orange County was suspended thanks to his appearance on-air in a skit on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno."

Lamar Odom Checks Into Rehab (OR NOT?!), Doesn't Tell Khloe [UPDATED]

Rumor had it Lamar Odom checked himself into rehab. Turns out he may just have gone off the radar from wifey. Uh oh!

Dear Parents: Your Kid Is Fat. Signed, Your Kid's School

The kids call them "fat letters." They are notes sent home to parents from schools letting them know their youngsters are obese, and schools in L.A. are starting to send those letters out.

Real Women On The Reality of TV's 'Eat Drink Love'

When it comes to being considered a food lover’s paradise, Los Angeles has often been treated like a wallflower by outsiders. What better way to not only elevate the profile of the city's robust food culture, but also shed light on the dynamic roles women play in the industry than with a television show about five ladies entrenched in the L.A. "foodie" scene, right?

Photo: Angels Flight Derails, No Injuries

Angels Flight, the world's shortest railway, derailed Thursday, and six passengers needed help off the railcar.

Seriously?!?! It's Going To Get Even Hotter

Today's weather forecast comes from the "you've got to be effing kidding me!" department, thanks to unseasonably warm...err, HOT...temperatures that are not going to drop off for a few more days.

Seriously?!?! It's Going To Get Even Hotter

Today's weather forecast comes from the "you've got to be effing kidding me!" department, thanks to unseasonably warm...err, HOT...temperatures that are not going to drop off for a few more days.

The Best Cheese Shops in Los Angeles

Say cheese to this guide to L.A.'s best cheese shops.

Woman Who Fell Out of Moving Patrol Car While Handcuffed Sues LAPD [UPDATED]

A 27-year-old woman critically injured while in police custody is suing the Los Angeles Police Department, claiming she fell out of a moving patrol car while handcuffed.

7 Reasons to Love L.A.: Any Time, Any Place

From the UCLA campus to the end of the pier at the end of the day, here are 7 moments worth taking a second look at in our 7 Reasons to Love L.A. series.

Woman Who Fell Out of Moving Patrol Car While Handcuffed Sues LAPD [UPDATED]

A 27-year-old woman critically injured while in police custody is suing the Los Angeles Police Department, claiming she fell out of a moving patrol car while handcuffed.

7 Reasons to Love L.A.: Any Time, Any Place

From the UCLA campus to the end of the pier at the end of the day, here are 7 moments worth taking a second look at in our 7 Reasons to Love L.A. series.

Extra, Extra: Lamar Odom's New Wheels

In tonight's Extra, Extra we've got Lamar Odom's new wheels, the end of an A-list rehab center, a shooting in Eagle Rock, and more news of the day. Plus: Keep up with us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter: @LAist @LAistFood @LAistSports. You can also find us on Pinterest, Storify, Foursquare, and Instagram (laistpics).

Arrest Made In Death of Woman On 210 Freeway, Cops Cite Blood In Vehicle [UPDATED]

The Los Angeles Police Department have arrested the driver of the car from which a woman was either pushed or fell to her death on the 210 Freeway last week.

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