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Contours of the EPA’s regulations under the Clean Air Act to be scrutinized

Contours of the EPA’s regulations under the Clean Air Act to be scrutinized

The smoke stacks at American Electric Power’s (AEP) Mountaineer coal power plant in New Haven, West Virginia, October 30, 2009. ; Credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images The Supreme Court of the United States said Tuesday that it would be hearing an environmental case concerning the Environmental Protection Agency regulating toxic emissions from power plants. The case […]

Contours of the EPA’s regulations under the Clean Air Act to be scrutinized

Contours of the EPA’s regulations under the Clean Air Act to be scrutinized

The smoke stacks at American Electric Power’s (AEP) Mountaineer coal power plant in New Haven, West Virginia, October 30, 2009. ; Credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images The Supreme Court of the United States said Tuesday that it would be hearing an environmental case concerning the Environmental Protection Agency regulating toxic emissions from power plants. The case […]

Firearm ordinances unanimously pass LA City Council, regulating handguns and ammo

Firearm ordinances unanimously pass LA City Council, regulating handguns and ammo

; Credit: Photo by Eric Byers via Flickr Creative Commons Following the lead of a recently upheld San Francisco ordinances that regulated handguns and ammunition, the Los Angeles City Council unanimously voted 11-0 on Tuesday to begin drafting a new ordinance requiring handguns to either be locked up or disabled with trigger locks when they […]

Firearm ordinances unanimously pass LA City Council, regulating handguns and ammo

Firearm ordinances unanimously pass LA City Council, regulating handguns and ammo

; Credit: Photo by Eric Byers via Flickr Creative Commons Following the lead of a recently upheld San Francisco ordinances that regulated handguns and ammunition, the Los Angeles City Council unanimously voted 11-0 on Tuesday to begin drafting a new ordinance requiring handguns to either be locked up or disabled with trigger locks when they […]

Firearm ordinances unanimously pass LA City Council, regulating handguns and ammo

Firearm ordinances unanimously pass LA City Council, regulating handguns and ammo

; Credit: Photo by Eric Byers via Flickr Creative Commons Following the lead of a recently upheld San Francisco ordinances that regulated handguns and ammunition, the Los Angeles City Council unanimously voted 11-0 on Tuesday to begin drafting a new ordinance requiring handguns to either be locked up or disabled with trigger locks when they […]

Last minute Thanksgiving tips from LA’s top chefs

Last minute Thanksgiving tips from LA’s top chefs

This is a traditional American feast but some other countries around the world also celebrate Thanksgiving.; Credit: It’s almost Thanksgiving, that meal that can be utterly daunting for many of us. Whether you’re cooking for the first time or looking to spice up some old favorites, call, tweet or write us with your questions on […]

Last minute Thanksgiving tips from LA’s top chefs

Last minute Thanksgiving tips from LA’s top chefs

This is a traditional American feast but some other countries around the world also celebrate Thanksgiving.; Credit: It’s almost Thanksgiving, that meal that can be utterly daunting for many of us. Whether you’re cooking for the first time or looking to spice up some old favorites, call, tweet or write us with your questions on […]

A town, and a nation, await grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri

A town, and a nation, await grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri

Demonstrators shout slogans during a march in St. Louis, Missouri, on November 23, 2014 to protest the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown. More than 100 protesters marched peacefully through St Louis on November 23, stepping up pressure on a grand jury to indict a white police officer for shooting dead an unarmed black teenager. Police […]

A town, and a nation, await grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri

A town, and a nation, await grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri

Demonstrators shout slogans during a march in St. Louis, Missouri, on November 23, 2014 to protest the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown. More than 100 protesters marched peacefully through St Louis on November 23, stepping up pressure on a grand jury to indict a white police officer for shooting dead an unarmed black teenager. Police […]

A town, and a nation, await grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri

A town, and a nation, await grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri

Demonstrators shout slogans during a march in St. Louis, Missouri, on November 23, 2014 to protest the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown. More than 100 protesters marched peacefully through St Louis on November 23, stepping up pressure on a grand jury to indict a white police officer for shooting dead an unarmed black teenager. Police […]