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#Los Angeles

# los-angeles - Monday 4 August, 2014

A 150-pound giant tortoise was found 'on the run' by US police
# Slow And Steady
From The Daily Edge
# Slow And Steady

A 150-pound giant tortoise was found 'on the run' by US police

Aug 4th 2014, 12:15 PM 2,038 Views 1 Comment

His name is Clark. Clark the tortoise.

# los-angeles - Saturday 2 August, 2014

'Southside Slayer' who killed 14 women tells judge "I'll be back" as he's sentenced to death
# Serial Killer
# Serial Killer

'Southside Slayer' who killed 14 women tells judge "I'll be back" as he's sentenced to death

Aug 2nd 2014, 3:34 PM 46,748 Views 52 Comments

Chester D. Turner is Los Angeles’ most prolific killer.

# los-angeles - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Burst water main in Los Angeles spews almost 40 million litres of water over three hours
# Floods
# Floods

Burst water main in Los Angeles spews almost 40 million litres of water over three hours

Jul 30th 2014, 1:40 PM 16,425 Views 24 Comments

It also left a 5 metre hole in the Sunset Boulevard.

# los-angeles - Monday 28 July, 2014

Man killed as 13 hit by lightning on busy beach
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

Man killed as 13 hit by lightning on busy beach

Jul 28th 2014, 8:02 AM 22,990 Views 12 Comments

The man was hit on the popular Venice Beach after being caught in a thunderstorm.

# los-angeles - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

That chocolate fried chicken you've been dreaming about is now a reality
# Chocochicken
From The Daily Edge
# Chocochicken

That chocolate fried chicken you've been dreaming about is now a reality

Jun 17th 2014, 8:08 AM 2,695 Views 2 Comments

We want to go to there.

# los-angeles - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

What the hell is E3 and why is everyone talking about it?
# E3 2014
From The Daily Edge
# E3 2014

What the hell is E3 and why is everyone talking about it?

Jun 10th 2014, 10:32 AM 24,737 Views 25 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know.

# los-angeles - Sunday 8 June, 2014

England outcast Ashley Cole investigated over LA attack
# Problems
From The42
# Problems

England outcast Ashley Cole investigated over LA attack

Jun 8th 2014, 10:29 PM 12,317 Views 5 Comments

The incident was reported on 31 May, although a source could not confirm whether or not that was the day it happened.

# los-angeles - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Woman sees the face of Jesus in her pancake on Good Friday
# Easter Feast
From The Daily Edge
# Easter Feast

Woman sees the face of Jesus in her pancake on Good Friday

Apr 24th 2014, 10:02 AM 2,304 Views 7 Comments

It was a GREAT Friday (sigh) for this Los Angeles café owner.

# los-angeles - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Column: You cannot – and should not – fix a broken life in front of a thousand cameras
# Lindsay Lohan
# Lindsay Lohan

Column: You cannot – and should not – fix a broken life in front of a thousand cameras

Apr 23rd 2014, 1:00 PM 56 Views 21 Comments

Lindsay Lohan’s “docu-series” on Oprah Winfrey’s channel had bombed; have we finally had enough of watching celebrities fall from grace?

# los-angeles - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Abandoned boat with a ton of cannabis washes ashore in California
# High Tide
# High Tide

Abandoned boat with a ton of cannabis washes ashore in California

Apr 8th 2014, 3:36 PM 14,441 Views 23 Comments

The 30-foot boat was spotted near some rocks in Malibu.

# los-angeles - Friday 4 April, 2014

Grandmother 'frozen alive' in hospital body bag, family claims
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

Grandmother 'frozen alive' in hospital body bag, family claims

Apr 4th 2014, 10:10 PM 31,383 Views 31 Comments

Relatives of Maria de Jesus Arroyo are suing the hospital where it happened.

# los-angeles - Sunday 30 March, 2014

These 10 cities are most at risk of natural disasters
# Duck And Cover
# Duck And Cover

These 10 cities are most at risk of natural disasters

Mar 30th 2014, 10:15 AM 38,359 Views 38 Comments

Take cover.

# los-angeles - Friday 28 February, 2014

Two copies of Mein Kampf signed by Hitler sell for €47k
# Auction
# Auction

Two copies of Mein Kampf signed by Hitler sell for €47k

Feb 28th 2014, 2:15 PM 9,171 Views 54 Comments

Eleven people bid for the two books, which had been expected to sell for around one third of the price.

# los-angeles - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Kanye West investigated over alleged assault on teen who insulted Kim K
# Beverly Hills
From The Daily Edge
# Beverly Hills

Kanye West investigated over alleged assault on teen who insulted Kim K

Jan 14th 2014, 9:20 AM 2,313 Views 0 Comments

The 18-year-old allegedly called Kardashian a “n*gger lover”.

# los-angeles - Monday 13 January, 2014

WATCH: Tina Fey and Amy Poehler's gas opening Golden Globes monologue
# Dynamic Duo
From The Daily Edge
# Dynamic Duo

WATCH: Tina Fey and Amy Poehler's gas opening Golden Globes monologue

Jan 13th 2014, 7:30 AM 3,209 Views 1 Comment

The pair hosted the awards ceremony last night for the second time.

# los-angeles - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Vin Diesel pays heartfelt tribute to late co-star Paul Walker
# Paul Walker
From The Daily Edge
# Paul Walker

Vin Diesel pays heartfelt tribute to late co-star Paul Walker

Dec 3rd 2013, 2:41 PM 3,773 Views 0 Comments

The actor was killed in a car crash on Saturday.

# los-angeles - Monday 2 December, 2013

'Fast & Furious 7' to go ahead in spite of star Paul Walker's car crash death
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

'Fast & Furious 7' to go ahead in spite of star Paul Walker's car crash death

Dec 2nd 2013, 11:15 PM 18,424 Views 48 Comments

Police in the area where the crash happened have issued a warning to fans of the franchise, who have been carrying out stunt manoeuvres near the scene.

# los-angeles - Sunday 1 December, 2013

Paul Walker, star of 'Fast & Furious' films, killed in car crash
# RIP
# RIP

Paul Walker, star of 'Fast & Furious' films, killed in car crash

Dec 1st 2013, 7:44 AM 55,365 Views 100 Comments

The 40-year-old died, best known for his role as Brian O’Connor in the hugely successful movie series, died in a crash in California yesterday.

# los-angeles - Friday 22 November, 2013

This TV news report about a rain shower will blow any Irish person's mind
# Breaking News
From The Daily Edge
# Breaking News

This TV news report about a rain shower will blow any Irish person's mind

Nov 22nd 2013, 6:10 PM 55,956 Views 58 Comments

“It has started drizzling a little bit!”

# los-angeles - Sunday 3 November, 2013

Frontierland: Early photos of major US cities
# Wild West
# Wild West

Frontierland: Early photos of major US cities

Nov 3rd 2013, 5:00 PM 20,316 Views 9 Comments

Some already hold the shape of the cities they would become – some are a little grittier.

LAX gunman charged, carried note saying he planned to kill 'multiple' agents
# LAX Shooting
# LAX Shooting

LAX gunman charged, carried note saying he planned to kill 'multiple' agents

Nov 3rd 2013, 12:00 PM 8,715 Views 19 Comments

A prosecutor yesterday told how Paul Ciancia allegedly opened fire at “point-blank range” on Gerardo Hernandez, the first TSA agent killed since the office was created

# los-angeles - Saturday 2 November, 2013

Police investigate motive behind LAX shooting which left one dead
# United States
# United States

Police investigate motive behind LAX shooting which left one dead

Nov 2nd 2013, 7:37 AM 7,810 Views 22 Comments

The lone gunman, who reportedly had a grudge against the TSA, also wounded seven people in the firing rampage.

# los-angeles - Thursday 17 October, 2013

Rare sabre-toothed whale found dead on California beach
# Venice Beach
From The Daily Edge
# Venice Beach

Rare sabre-toothed whale found dead on California beach

Oct 17th 2013, 9:57 AM 16,071 Views 20 Comments

The mammal is rarely seen in the wild.

# los-angeles - Saturday 21 September, 2013

He was Ireland's most prolific filmmaker, directing 60 movies... but have you ever heard of William Desmond Taylor?
# Mystery Man
# Mystery Man

He was Ireland's most prolific filmmaker, directing 60 movies... but have you ever heard of William Desmond Taylor?

Sep 21st 2013, 8:45 AM 10,676 Views 18 Comments

Born in Carlow, the filmmaker worked with the biggest stars of Hollywood’s ‘Golden Age’. His murder in 1922 made headlines all over the world, and remains unsolved to this day.

# los-angeles - Monday 16 September, 2013

Documentary about child abuse in Catholic church wins three Emmy awards
# Mea Maxima Culpa
# Mea Maxima Culpa

Documentary about child abuse in Catholic church wins three Emmy awards

Sep 16th 2013, 10:00 PM 10,853 Views 37 Comments

Mea Maxima Culpa tells the story of four deaf men who were abused by a priest at a US school in the 1960s.

# los-angeles - Sunday 4 August, 2013

One dead, 11 hurt as car turns boardwalk into chaos
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

One dead, 11 hurt as car turns boardwalk into chaos

Aug 4th 2013, 3:02 PM 18,553 Views 6 Comments

The car was driven by a young man and ploughed straight into a crowd on Venice Beach boardwalk.

# los-angeles - Saturday 27 July, 2013

Breaking Bad star comes out of his house to meet Irish family on holiday
# On Holidays Bitch
From The Daily Edge
# On Holidays Bitch

Breaking Bad star comes out of his house to meet Irish family on holiday

Jul 27th 2013, 10:14 PM 8,682 Views 9 Comments

Is it possible that he’s the soundest man ever? EVER?!

# los-angeles - Friday 26 July, 2013

LA park evacuated after squirrel found with deadly plague bacteria
# America
# America

LA park evacuated after squirrel found with deadly plague bacteria

Jul 26th 2013, 8:18 AM 10,816 Views 56 Comments

The squirrel was trapped on 16 July and test results revealed on Tuesday that the plague bacteria was present.

# los-angeles - Saturday 20 July, 2013

Is sex addiction the real deal?
# Sex
# Sex

Is sex addiction the real deal?

Jul 20th 2013, 3:19 PM 14,888 Views 62 Comments

A new study suggests people with a co-called addiction may just have a particularly high libido…

# los-angeles - Friday 12 July, 2013

5 places Ireland was hotter than today
# Roasting
From The Daily Edge
# Roasting

5 places Ireland was hotter than today

Jul 12th 2013, 5:02 PM 37,092 Views 84 Comments

Los Angeles, Tenerife…

# los-angeles - Monday 29 April, 2013

Jackson lawyers to launch case against tour promoter
# Michael Jackson
# Michael Jackson

Jackson lawyers to launch case against tour promoter

Apr 29th 2013, 12:54 PM 4,439 Views 14 Comments

Opening statements are due in Los Angeles today during the wrongful death trial.

# los-angeles - Friday 26 April, 2013

10 years after Croke Park spectacular, Special Olympics dreams still coming true
# Collection Day
From The42
# Collection Day

10 years after Croke Park spectacular, Special Olympics dreams still coming true

Apr 26th 2013, 7:45 AM 4,521 Views 1 Comment

The organisation is appealing to the public to give generously on its annual collection day.

# los-angeles - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

Boston Marathon blasts put world's cities on alert
# Boston Marathon
# Boston Marathon

Boston Marathon blasts put world's cities on alert

Apr 16th 2013, 9:16 AM 9,883 Views 12 Comments

British police are reviewing security plans for Sunday’s London Marathon, which is the next major international race.

# los-angeles - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Michael Jackson heirs seek billions in damages from concert promoter
# Michael Jackson
# Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson heirs seek billions in damages from concert promoter

Apr 3rd 2013, 9:15 AM 7,353 Views 30 Comments

Michael Jackson’s mother and children are seeking billions of dollars from tour promoters they claim says are responsible for contributing to the singer’s death in 2009.

# los-angeles - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Brave nine-year-old girl climbs canyon to find help after crash
# Survivor
# Survivor

Brave nine-year-old girl climbs canyon to find help after crash

Mar 26th 2013, 7:15 AM 10,818 Views 9 Comments

The young girl’s father died when the SUV he was driving overturned.

# los-angeles - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

Los Angeles diocese pay out €10 million to four abuse victims
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

Los Angeles diocese pay out €10 million to four abuse victims

Mar 13th 2013, 11:23 AM 2,174 Views 14 Comments

Files released last month revealed how a Cardinal had discussed how to cover up alleged crimes. He is now at the Vatican, choosing a new pope.

# los-angeles - Monday 11 March, 2013

Los Angeles 'shaken by biggest quake in years'
# Earthquake
# Earthquake

Los Angeles 'shaken by biggest quake in years'

Mar 11th 2013, 9:36 PM 26,684 Views 31 Comments

The epicentre of the 4.7-magnitude quake was 11 miles southeast of Anza and about 100 miles southeast of Los Angeles.

# los-angeles - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Los Angeles want 1980s revival as they plan future Olympic bid
# Retro Gold
From The42
# Retro Gold

Los Angeles want 1980s revival as they plan future Olympic bid

Mar 7th 2013, 8:46 PM 5,964 Views 4 Comments

When L.A last hosted the Games, Ronald Reagan was US President, Russians boycotted and Like A Virgin topped the charts.

# los-angeles - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

Ex-LAPD officer believed dead after stand-off
# Most Wanted
# Most Wanted

Ex-LAPD officer believed dead after stand-off

Feb 13th 2013, 7:59 AM 9,950 Views 50 Comments

LAPD believe the search for America’s most wanted man is now over.

# los-angeles - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Snow slows manhunt for alleged US police killer
# US
# US

Snow slows manhunt for alleged US police killer

Feb 9th 2013, 4:10 PM 7,883 Views 3 Comments

More than 100 officers have been searching in the California mountains a disgruntled ex-police officer accused of three killings, and threatening to murder more police in a chilling online manifesto.