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Local Law Enforcement Chipping Away at the Fourth Amendment

Peter Van Buren | Posted 12.24.2014 | Politics
Peter Van Buren

The Bill of Rights was designed to protect the People from their government. That's quite literally becoming history today as new challenges, now from local law enforcement, chip away at the Fourth Amendment's protections of privacy.

Hotel Industry Combats Sex Trafficking at Super Bowl

Rep. Grace Meng | Posted 03.30.2014 | Politics
Rep. Grace Meng

With the help the region's hotel-motel workers and guests, we can put up the biggest fight yet against Super Bowl-related sex trafficking, and even use this event as a model to combat trafficking throughout the year.

Dear Huddled Masses, Please Come to America and Save Us!

Peter Samuelson | Posted 02.21.2013 | Politics
Peter Samuelson

To those 885,800 immigrants who arrived this year (up 110,000 from the year before), I say "Thank you for coming! We welcome and cherish your contributions to our economy. Please ignore the right wing nut jobs who want to send you away.

PHOTOS: Rust And Roll On Route 66

Hans Proppe | Posted 06.14.2012 | Travel
Hans Proppe

If you go off the freeways and find the backroads or old routes of the western U.S., there are some interesting things to be seen.

Horrifying Motels: How Disgusting Does It Get?

Harmon Leon | Posted 06.14.2012 | Comedy
Harmon Leon

Have you ever stayed in a budget motel? It's like playing amateur forensic scientist. Depending on what things you find on your pillow and under you...

Man Hits Motel Guest With Snake, Cops Say

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

ROCK HILL, S.C. — Police in South Carolina say an argument between two motel guests ended when one of the men was hit in the head with a snake. ...

Freddy Jaramillo Of Cortez Goes On Backhoe Rampage

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A disgruntled and intoxicated Cortez man took out his frustration on Saturday afternoon by going on a rampage with his backhoe damaging a motel and fl...

Upward Bound House Family Shelter

Lee Schneider | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Lee Schneider

Santa Monica-based Upward Bound bought a motel, redesigned it from the outside in and started a brand new family shelter. Last month's grand opening was inspiring, but now it's down to business.