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- A Times/USC poll shows that older people and whites are more likely to support Arizona's new immigration law.
- The missing severed head of Samuel Herr has been found in Long Beach's El Dorado Wilderness Park. It was hidden there as part of a complex double murder-for-profit carried out by Daniel Wozniak.
- If you're in town, you might be sweating out the holiday weekend at a BBQ or by the pool, but in mountain resorts like Mammoth, the snow was a big draw for skiers and snowboarders.
- The OC Register wants to know if Memorial Day is a religious holiday for you.
- A 32-year-old man was wounded in a shooting that took place last night outside a recording studio in South Los Angeles.
- Congrats to Dario Franchitti on earning his second Indy 500 win today.
- Chirp, chirp! A milestone for Twitter: The 140-character-at-a-time social networking service surpassed 15 billion Tweets. We're part of that! Do you follow us? We're @LAist, of course.
Southern California's Snow-Capped Mountains Are Beautiful. Here's Where To Maximize The View (And Snap A Great Picture)It's been many, many years since we saw this much snow in our mountains. Going up there right now isn't safe, but here are some places where you can enjoy the view and snap a pic.
April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
In the face of a drier future, that iconic piece of Americana is on its way out in Southern California.
Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.