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Waze Hijacked L.A. in the Name of Convenience. Can Anyone Put the Genie Back in the Bottle?

Traffic apps turned the city's neighborhoods into "shortcuts." Now furious residents are attempting to take them back, street by street

A Data Pro Made a Map That Tracks Where All the Scooters in L.A. Are Concentrated

What's more interesting than where all the e-scooters are? Where they aren't
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Two Anti-Homeless Facebook Groups Count L.A. Cops Among Their Members

Leaked screenshots from the west San Fernando Valley groups include calls to harass homeless people

After Mayor Garcetti’s PR Visit with a Homeless Woman, the City Threw Out Her Stuff

KPCC reports that a woman named Chiselle met the mayor, then lost everything
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Here’s What You Need To Know About Controversial Housing Bill SB 50 (Updated)

The so-called "MORE Homes Act" has been postponed, but will be eligible again in 2020
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Mike Bonin Is Urging the Owner of Wurstküche to Halt a Venice Eviction

The City Councilman just sent a strongly worded letter to ”sausage king” Tyler Wilson
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The Edge’s 14-Year Battle to Build a Malibu Compound Comes to an End

The U2 guitarist's "environmentally devastating" plan gets the kibosh after a years-long fight
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L.A.’s Most Interesting and Unusual Streets

From long streets to short streets with really long names

Environmental Groups Are Suing to Stop Fragile Grasslands from Becoming a Planned City

The lawsuit is just the latest chapter in a decades-long debate over the 6,700-acre Centennial development