As Layoffs Continue, L.A.’s Hotel Workers Are in Crisis

"Things are just awful right now on so many levels," says one hospitality union rep
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Trump’s EPA Has Slashed Obama Era Pollution Standards for New Cars

As the world grapples with a respiratory illness, the administration lowers air pollution regulations for automakers
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Cannabis Sales Have Dropped Off Dramatically, Just Weeks After Hitting All-Time Highs

Local cannabis retailers are hanging their hopes on delivery and pick-up services
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In Chinatown, Coronavirus News Has Hurt Small Businesses for Weeks

"It feels like Chinatown has really come to a standstill...it's being treated like the epicenter"
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L.A.’s Real Estate Agents Go Virtual to Keep Coronavirus from Cooling the Market

As many Realtors call off open houses, the experience of home shopping will look a little different in the coming weeks
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The Lawmaker Behind AB 5 Wants to Change How Food Delivery Apps Operate

Lorena Gonzalez's AB 2149 seeks to snuff out practices that prey on mom-and-pop restaurants—but the tech industry is pushing back
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Amoeba Music Reveals Its New Hollywood Location

The big move is expected to happen sometime after Labor Day
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Delivery Apps Are Forcing L.A. Restaurants to Adjust to a Take-Out World—or Risk Starvation

As technology turns ordering in into the new dining out, many local restaurateurs are slinging food from "ghost kitchens" throughout the city
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Marciano Art Foundation Shutters, Blaming Low Attendance—Former Employees Have Other Theories

Just days after staffers announced their intent to unionize, the Wilshire Boulevard museum has closed with "no plans to reopen"

What Does a Chinese Company Want with Gay Hookup App Grindr?

When a staid conglomerate snatched up the app, everyone expected a few bumps. But nobody predicted a counterintelligence investigation by the FBI