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How Strip Clubs Are Helping To Fight Sex Trafficking

Los Angeles Daily News | Christina Villacorte | Posted 03.18.2014 | Los Angeles

In an unlikely alliance, strip clubs are touting themselves as law enforcement's new partners in the fight against sex trafficking. Club Operators Ag...

The Brunchies

Scott Bridges | Posted 09.19.2012 | Los Angeles
Scott Bridges

I give you my humble awards in a handful of categories integral to a proper brunch. In the tradition of those ubiquitous award program euphemisms, here are "The Brunchies."

Obama, Nixon and NOAA

David Helvarg | Posted 03.24.2012 | Politics
David Helvarg

With the bitter partisanship in today's Washington it's hard to imagine the Republicans in Congress giving President Obama the power to implement even his far more modest governmental reorganization plan before next November's elections.

The Failure of Mediation Efforts in Lebanon and Ivory Coast

Doug Noll | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Doug Noll

Mediation requires an entirely different skill set than diplomacy. Who is Saud al-Faisal and what are his qualifications to mediate between Hezbollah and al-Hariri?

Ohio Principal Defends Controversial Political Field Trip

AP | LISA CORNWELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

CINCINNATI — A school district on Thursday suspended a principal and a teacher without pay for violating district policies during a field trip i...

Obama's Pivotal Week

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Obama was slow to react to the disaster. Luckily for him, the disaster itself is happening in slow motion as well. It is definitely not too late for Obama to lead. He can still redeem himself and his image.

Haiti's Fish and Coral, An Untold Story Of Environmental Loss

Joseph B. Treaster | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Joseph B. Treaster

Some aid projects have focused on restoring the country's forests, but few have tried to fix the generations of harm that has been done to Haiti's coral, its mangroves, its beaches and, most of all, its fish.

No Hurricane Worries? Not So Fast

Joseph B. Treaster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Joseph B. Treaster

Here's the bad news about the quiet, almost peaceful hurricane season in 2009: Right away, people start thinking this is the norm. They start to relax and maybe even make fun of hurricanes.