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Pedro Costa: The "Unknown" Auteur Deals Out Horse Money

Brandon Judell | Posted 07.30.2015 | Arts
Brandon Judell

In 1997, Pedro Costa, at the age of 38, began a trilogy exploring Portugal's impoverished, an undertaking that would continuously draw raves from the more erudite critics around the world.

1-Year-Old Child Fatally Stabbed In California Knife Attack

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 01.02.2015 | Crime

A 1-year-old boy is dead and his father seriously injured following a knife attack at a California home early Friday morning. According to the Vent...

This High School Has Some Bad News For Chick-Fil-A

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 09.12.2014 | Gay Voices

A California high school has nixed a student-run booster club's plans to sell Chick-fil-A sandwiches during a back-to-school night because of the rest...

This Woman Forgave the Drugged Driver Who Killed Her Spouse -- And Is Starting a Movement

Jen Reeder | Posted 09.27.2014 | Impact
Jen Reeder

In honor of her husband, Erin hopes to create a movement in which people live lives full of compassion, everyday miracle, adventure, and being "bold and authentically you." It's a call to action to live your best life possible.

An Electronic Backpack: Helping Foster Youth Lighten a Heavy Load

Wendy Lazarus | Posted 07.16.2014 | Impact
Wendy Lazarus

As children and youth continue to age out of the foster care system, it's becoming increasingly important for public agencies to be forward-thinking and adopt new technologies that help foster youth make a smoother transition to adulthood.

Twisted Myths: A Studio Visit With Laura Krifka

Virginia Broersma | Posted 02.03.2014 | Arts
Virginia Broersma

With only a quick glance at Laura Krifka's paintings, you could easily miss the deviance of her characters and the surprisingly naughty-to-sinister innuendos that she concocts.

Soak Up Some Sand, Surf and Sun in South Central

Lauren Brown Jarvis | Posted 12.07.2013 | Travel
Lauren Brown Jarvis

As a newcomer to Southern California, I'm still waiting to see the parts that aren't beautiful.

Soak Up Some Sand, Surf and Sun in South Central

Lauren Brown Jarvis | Posted 12.07.2013 | Los Angeles
Lauren Brown Jarvis

As a newcomer to Southern California I'm still waiting to see the parts that aren't beautiful.

What Nonprofits Need Most

Sylia Obagi | Posted 10.10.2013 | Impact
Sylia Obagi

Most nonprofit leaders don't think of income generation as their top priority. Their purpose is to serve, they reason. Raising money is secondary. T...

Vampires and Sex Toys... La Dolce Vita

Mandy Jackson-Beverly | Posted 06.25.2013 | Fifty
Mandy Jackson-Beverly

My BFF and I staggered out of the movie, wandering aimlessly up and down a few streets before we found ourselves walking into a lingerie shop. Well, we thought it was a lingerie shop.

In California, From Goat Cheese To Gaultier

Andrea R. Vaucher | Posted 07.16.2013 | Travel
Andrea R. Vaucher

The Jean Paul Gaultier fashion retrospective at the de Young Museum in San Francisco was the perfect pretext for a road trip along one of the world's most spectacular coastal roads.

Hope for Morality in California?

Alex D'Andrea | Posted 03.23.2012 | Politics
Alex D'Andrea

One is not surprised that the only form of communication left at one's disposal is the litigation route -- how sad and deplorable is this?

Eleanor Goldberg

Air Force Major Returns Home To Family, Newborn For Thanksgiving | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 11.24.2011 | Impact

Once Maj. Matt Glynn stepped off the plane and into the arms of his wife and three sons on Thanksgiving eve, the Air National Guard pilot all but forg...

Destination Thrifting: Get Out of LA for the Best Vintage

| Katie Bain | Posted 07.18.2011 | Los Angeles

Secondhand shopping, with all of its required digging and rummaging, is more treasure hunt that traditional shopping trip. Turn your thrifting into an...

PHOTOS: Your Green Guide To A Roadtrip On The Pacific Coast Highway

Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Text courtesy of Your Daily Thread. By Robin Dixon Build your playlist and roll onto the open road. The PCH (or Pacific Coast Highway) from L.A....

Dennis Kucinich, Vice President for the Commonwealth--and Some Details

Robert David Steele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert David Steele

Below, as a memory aid, are the previously identified elements and proposed leaders within the Vice Presidency for the Commonwealth, each linked to mo...

Victims In $3.6 Billion Ponzi Protest Court Process

Andrew Kreig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Andrew Kreig

Victims of the $3.6 billion financial fraud by Minnesota businessman Tom Petters are justifiably angry about the federal victim-restitution process th...

Running the Numbers: Homelessness in America

Lee Schneider | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Lee Schneider

The number one state, with the most homeless of all? California. That's amazing to me: Our once-prosperous state, home to much innovation, money and creative energy, has become the homeless capital of America.

"The Hannitus"

Dave Hackel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dave Hackel

They're known for their closed minds and their unparalleled ability to continuously perpetuate deception by spinning, backpedaling and talking over all other animals in their proximity.

Street Racing Kills -- Help Me Stop It

Steve Parker | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Steve Parker

San Diego counts so many bodies and seriously injured people from street racing they say it is at "epidemic" levels and is a public health problem.