Thousands gather in Los Angeles for Nipsey Hussle memorial service
12 April 2019 | 2:49 pm
Thousands of people streamed into a public memorial in Los Angeles on Thursday for slain rapper Nipsey Hussle, who was gunned down in the city last month.
In this article
11 Jul 2019
Beyonce and the cast of "The Lion King" descended on Los Angeles' Hollywood Boulevard on Tuesday night (July 9) for the world premiere of the remake of the Disney classic.
2 Sep 2019
Actor Kevin Hart suffered major injuries in a car accident in Los Angeles early on Sunday morning, the California Highway Patrol said.
9 Oct 2019
Atria Books will be the first to publish a detailed biography about the late rapper. 'The Marathon Don't Stop: The Life and Times of Nipsey Hussle' will be written by music journalist Rob Kenner.
14 Oct 2019
A wildfire that was sparked in the hills north of Los Angeles has now reached neighborhoods. Firefighters are scrambling to contain the out-of-control blaze as dozens of homes have been destroyed.
1 Oct 2019
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti speaks about the need for residents to away from areas under an evacuation order.
16 Nov 2019
Singer Rihanna was among the stars who descended on Los Angeles' fabled Hollywood Boulevard on Thursday night for the world premiere of "Queen & Slim," a thriller about a black couple on the run after they kill a white policeman in self-defense.
30 Nov 2019
For most outsiders, Los Angeles is all about Hollywood, palm trees and sunny skies. But the huge metropolis that is home to nearly four million people is also the largest urban oil field in the country. Hundreds of active oil wells sit in densely populated and mostly low-income neighbourhoods of the county, butting up against schools, homes, parks, shopping malls or cemeteries.
20 Dec 2019
Sam Mendes sees the young WWI soldiers in his latest film "1917", a one-shot extravaganza, as examples for today's Europeans and especially British people, at the Hollywood premiere of the movie.
21 Jan 2020
The 26th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards concluded on Sunday, with top actors and directors taking home wins.
23 Jan 2020
Nipsey Hussle, who died in March of 2019, will be honored at the 62nd Grammy Awards on Jan. 26. A number of artists, such as DJ Khaled, Meek Mill and John Legend, will take to the stage and pay tribute to Hussle.
12 Jan 2021
Rap mogul Sean 'Diddy' Combs has called in the police after one of his Los Angeles homes was burgled.
27 Jan 2021
Officially, there are no "standby" lines for Covid-19 vaccines in Los Angeles. But over the past few days, large crowds of mostly young people have shown up in front of vaccine centers across the city, including Kedren Health in South LA. The word has spread that at the end of each day, doctors have to find people to receive the last doses that would otherwise go to waste, once out of the fridge. An opportunity for vaccine chasers who cannot yet get their dose through "official" lines. Outside the hospital, Dr Jerry Abraham said: "There are times when the appointment line is down, and we have expiring doses of vaccine, and I refuse to let a drop go to waste. Nothing, no vaccine will ever be discarded if it is given to us at Kedren."
3 hours ago
The US debt ceiling deal still needs to pass in the voting round expected to take place in the House of Representatives.
3 hours ago
Chiara Croce of Italy has out-scribbled dozens of national winners from around the world at the World Final of the Red Bull Doodle Art competition in Amsterdam on May 25.
4 hours ago
People in rich countries can lead clean lives quicker if governments make it easy for them to ditch dirty habits.
4 hours ago
Clashes have erupted between protesters and police in southwest China over plans to raze parts of a mosque. The authorities are now asking the demonstrators to turn themselves in.
5 hours ago
Al Pacino, 82, is to become a father for the fourth time because his 29-year-old girlfriend, Noor Alfallah, is eight months pregnant.
6 hours ago
Authorities in Kenya say around 6,000 children go missing every year which translates to 18 children disapperaing each day. Parents of the missing young ones are helpless not knowing when their children will return.