52 Great Saturdays

TikTok and Insta Users Demand De-Platforming for Dangerous Influencer

Andrew Tate is accused of advocating misogyny, homophobia, and violence to an audience of young boys across social media

Anne Heche Taken Off Life Support After Organ Recipient Found

The award-winning actor was declared brain dead on Friday, nine days after she crashed her car into a home in Mar Vista

Daily Brief: New Study Warns of Mega-floods In California

Also, the 6th Street Viaduct has become an instant symbol of LA, for better and for worse.

Retiring Whole Foods Founder Says You’re All a Bunch of Lazy Socialists

After 44 years running your friendly, left-feeling grocery chain, Whole Foods CEO John Mackey says hardcore liberals will ruin everything

Investigation Into Fatal Anne Heche Crash Closed by LAPD

Although Heche is legally dead under California law, she remains on life support for evaluation of possible options for organ donations.

New Study: Mega-Floods Could Make Central Valley a ‘Vast Inland Sea’

Scientists are warning that the simmering climate may bring monster storms, unleashing Biblical torrents upon the state of California

The 6th Street Viaduct’s Very Weird Debut Begs Questions About Its Future

Cityside Column: Despite some dangerous antics and errant ideas, the city has a wonderful new attraction

30 Busted in SoCal Gang Sweep as Cartel Threatens ‘Mayhem’ for All Baja

San Bernardino cops busted 30 in a gang raid Friday while a drug cartel is attempting to own the streets of Baja by threatening mass violence

The Kawaller Report: Real Talk with the Queens of “RuPaul’s Drag Race”

Five talented divas were on hand in Hollywood at the unveiling of a mural and were gracious enough to speak with LAMag

Weekend Playlist: New Music From Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Nicki Minaj and Rex Orange County

Plus, EDM-inspired tracks from both Tom Misch’s new project Supershy and a collaboration between PinkPantheress and Sam Gelliatry
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Review: Aubrey Plaza Is Excellent in Sundance Standout “Emily the Criminal”

Plaza's gritty, against-type performance is even better than her acclaimed turn in "Ingrid Goes West"

‘MAGA Maniac’ Who Attacked Cincinnati FBI Office Was Ready for ‘War’

Ricky Walter Shiffer, the Ohio man who attempted to storm an FBI field office, appears to be fueled by MAGA paranoia
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“Digital Lives Forever”: Gruesome Photos of Kobe Bryant Crash At Center of Trial

The plaintiffs—including Vanessa Bryant—are suing Los Angeles County for the photos allegedly taken of the crash by first responders

Emo Nite is Here For You To Cry and Dance, All at Once

There’s ”no rulebook” for two emo lovers’ summer tour of nightclub events taking place in every corner of the world

Salman Rushdie on Ventilator After Brutal Stabbing Attack as Police Name Suspect

The Indian-born novelist most famous for his 1981 masterpiece "Midnight’s Children," was stabbed during a literary event in Chautauqua

Fox Plays Photoshop Games Amid News of Trump’s Possible Espionage Act Violation

The doctored picture of Judge Reinhart was on the top-rated show as news broke that former President Trump may have stolen material related to nukes

Quick Bite: animal, the Lauded Fairfax District Restaurant, Reopens

Owners Jon Shook and Vinny Dotolo are back, offering a new way to dine well without fancy accouterments

The LAMag Guide to Weekend Sales: Reform Gallery and MeMe London

This weekend is full of great events, with another focus being put on furniture as well as the classic inclusions of clothing sales across the city

The Cobrasnake Shots From the Hip

A photo retrospective by the founder of the Cobrasnake recalls the wild and wondrous L.A. club scene of the aughts

A View From the Top!

L.A.’s billboards aren’t getting any smaller—they just seem that way. Revisiting the golden age of in your face

Electronic Duo Sylvan Esso Get Back to Their Roots On New Album

“When we were making this one, we truly didn't think we were making a record—we were just having fun together and f---ing around,” Nick Sanborn tells LAMag
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Daily Brief: Newsom’s New Water Plan Combats California’s Crisis

Also, late rapper Nipsey Hussle will be made a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame during his upcoming birthday celebration.
Anne Heche Critical Condition After Crashing Car House

Anne Heche is ‘Not Expected to Survive’ Due to Brain Injury

Heche has been in a coma for nearly a week following her car crash in Mar Vista. Now her friends and family are preparing for the worst

Joker Flies ‘Ha-Ha-Ha’ Banner Over Mar-a-Lago After FBI Raid

A member of the DNC spent good money to go airborne just to share with the world his delight at Donald Trump's latest legal troubles

‘Batgirl’ Killer Warner Bros. Ponders: What About Ezra Miller and Flash?

Warner boss David Zaslav said he totally believes in the Ezra Miller flick, but WB is reportedly considering other outcomes just in case

Alex Jones’ Courtroom Note to Sandy Hook Mom: ‘I’m Sorry’

“I saw a very lonely person,” said Sandy Hook parent Scarlett Lewis, who was on the receiving end of Jones’ written apologia

Man Sentenced to 26 Years to Life for Estranged Wife’s Murder

A man who murdered his estranged wife—whose badly burned body was discovered at a homeless encampment in Granada Hills—was sentenced today to 26 years...

Newsom Floats Massive New Plan Against California’s Water Crisis

Gov. Newsom has proposed a new, more “aggressive” water plan in response to a predicted 10 percent loss in California’s water supply by 2040

Months Later, OnlyFans Star Gets Murder Charge in BF’s Stabbing Death

Courtney Clenney, a 26-year-old OnlyFans model with 2 mil followers, has been charged with killing her boyfriend in their Miami high-rise

Nipsey Hussle to Be Celebrated with Walk of Fame Star on His Birthday

More than a year in the planning, the Walk of Fame has announced the date on which L.A. will celebrate its slain hero

Diane Keaton Talks “Mack & Rita,” Woody Allen and Her Self-Deprecating Persona

Speaking with LAMag, the Oscar winner compares herself to her character in the new comedy and reminisces about her early comedies
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‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Helps Cineplex Score 1st Profit Since Pre-Pandemic

With summer blockbusters like “Top Gun: Maverick" bringing people back to theaters, Cineplex sees a potential moviegoing renaissance

Patricia Gucci’s Daughter May Move Forward With Claims Against Her, Judge Rules

Heiress Alexandra Zarini’s alleges in a lawsuit that her mother, Patricia Gucci, was negligent amid years of sexual abuse at the hands of her stepfather

Is Your House Haunted by a Decades-Old Murder?

Find out on LAMag’s map of notorious killings in residences around L.A. and feed your curiosity with the new season of ”Murder House Flip”

Daily Brief: Mayoral Candidate Karen Bass Wins The Summer

Also, Dr. Sehaj Grewal, who is also known as The Melrose Vet, has decided to lend his time and resources to help homeless animals.

LASD Deputy with Prior Sex Crime Arrest Charged in Assaults of 4 Girls

A deputy with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Dept. who was previously arrested for sexually assaulting a child is charged again

Theft Accusation Sparks L.A. vs. London Battle for Frankenstein’s Monster

The discovery of a missing, nearly century-old Frankenstein dummy in the U.K. has electrified transatlantic tensions among scholars

Reports of a Golden Globes Return May Have Been Greatly Exaggerated

The Hollywood trades can't get their sources to agree if and when the awards will return to NBC—but “Sunday Night Football" moves for no one

How Karen Bass Won the Summer

Cityside Column: The Congressional rep’s busy-bee schedule has earned a lot of headlines, while Rick Caruso has been generally quiet

Elon Musk Sells Nearly $7 Billion in Tesla Stock as Twitter Case Looms

“It is important to avoid an emergency sale of Tesla stock,” former Twitter suitor Elon Musk tweeted ahead of the courtroom showdown

Woman’s Burning Body Found Hanging from a Tree in Griffith Park

The LAPD said the woman—“Jane Doe 100”—likely died by suicide, but have fewer answers about the corpse found there last month

These Are Mayoral Candidate Karen Bass Latest Key Endorsements

Bass backers now include Sen. Alex Padilla, L.A. City Council President Nury Martinez, Rep. Tony Cárdenas, and Assemblywoman Luz Rivas

Armie Hammer Allegations Are ‘Only the Tip’ in ‘House of Hammer’ Trailer

The Discovery+ docuseries promises to pull the curtain back on generations of “dark, twisted secrets” from the Hammer family

Funding For Increased Police Presence in Hollywood Approved

On Wednesday, the L.A. City Council approved $216,000 to go towards Hollywood LAPD to reduce crime in the area

New CA Law Could Reduce Student Depression by Letting Kids Sleep In

The law, taking effect this school year statewide, will push back start times in response to a national rise in teen sleep deprivation

Bringing Care to the Homeless Pets of L.A.

Many dogs currently living in L.A. shelters are going weeks or months without a walk or any time outside; the Melrose Vet is helping end this
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Daily Brief: Serena Williams Says She’s Retiring; Plane Crashes On 91 Freeway

Also, protestors are speaking out against a new LA law banning homeless encampments within 500 ft of schools and daycares.

California Officials Say Unemployment Pay for Workers Was Not a Priority

A state oversight agency found that CA does “not prioritize getting benefits to workers" while 6 million are left in limbo

Canine Carvers Ripped Waves in NorCal to See Who’s Top Surf Dog

The elite of canine wave-masters faced off at the 2022 World Dog Surfing Championships at Pacifica Beach State Beach in San Francisco

Tucker Carlson is Reportedly a Mess Over Fear of Alex Jones Phone Leak

Fox News host Carlson is quite put out, apparently, over what he and his fellow conspiracy theorist may have shared in unguarded moments

Serena Williams Says She’s Retiring, But it’s Complicated

“I know it’s not the usual thing to say, but I feel a great deal of pain,” says Williams, who has mixed feelings about putting down the racket

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