Watch Denzel Washington gives Samuel L. Jackson his honorary Oscar

From left to right: Samuel L. Jackson, Samuel L. Jackson’s Oscar, Denzel WashingtonPhoto: Mike Coppola (Getty Images) The art of picking the right presenter for any given award is a tricky one; the most personal the connection between the two parties, and the more genuine the appreciation the presenter has for the presentee, the better. … Read more

Love & Hip Hop’s Apple Watts is fighting for life in hospital after car crash

Love & Hip Hop’s Apple Watts is fighting for life in hospital after her car flipped over and erupted in flames during crash with a pickup Watt’s Mercedes flipped several times and burst into flames near Interstate 15 in Baker, California, after colliding with a Ford pickup truck She was ejected from the window of … Read more

Microsoft, Nvidia, Ubisoft Hacked By Suspected Teens

Photo: NurPhoto (Getty Images) Over the past month a number of the world’s biggest tech companies have been hacked by a group known as Lapsus$, including MicrosoftNvidia, Ubisoft, Samsung and Okta. These haven’t been minor breaches, either; Nvidia lost sensitive GPU designs, and Microsoft gigabytes of important source code. Now a report is claiming that … Read more

Will California respond to possible BA2 spike with mandates?

Just when coronavirus cases have subsidized and safety measures have been lifted, COVID-19 infection rates are shooting back up across the globe. But it’s not clear yet what this means for California. The BA.2 omicron subvariant, or the “stealth omicron,” is driving cases up throughout Europe and Asia. In South Korea, the number of cases … Read more

Los Angeles becomes the first major US city to reach $6 average gas prices

Los Angeles has achieved the dubious distinction of becoming the first US city to pass $6 per gallon for gas on average, as soaring fuel costs continue to hammer West Coast drivers. On Tuesday, the average for a gallon of regular gas in Los Angeles hit a record $6,011, even as the national average continued … Read more

Amid soaring gas prices, one California driver has learned how to get more than 80 miles per gallon

Southern California is home to the nation’s highest gas prices, which are nearly $2 per gallon higher than a year ago. The costs have led some residents to master the art of fuel efficiency. Wayne Gerdis, who is serious about making his gas tank go further, said he’s getting “well over 80 miles per gallon” … Read more

Gas prices: California’s ‘mystery overload’ driving up pain at the pump

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — California drivers know that gasoline is much more expensive in the Golden State than anywhere else in the nation, and they know the cost of fuel is pumped up by state taxes. But there’s also an extra 30 cents added to the price of a gallon of gas – and no … Read more

Chick-fil-A may be declared a ‘public nuisance’ by the city of Santa Barbara due to drive-thru lines

California officials are close to declaring a busy Chick-fil-A a ‘public nuisance’ due to traffic safety concerns caused by the restaurant’s long drive-thru lines. Earlier this month the Santa Barbara City Council debated what to do about a Chick-fil-A located at 3707 State Street that has caused a headache for local business owners and residents. … Read more