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Kevin de León has a lot of fight left in him, even if he loses to Dianne Feinstein

Kevin de León has a lot of fight left in him, even if he loses to Dianne Feinstein
  • Kevin de León has a lot of fight left in him, even if he loses to Dianne Feinstein FWC: Kevin de León has a lot of fight left in him, even if he loses to Dianne Feinstein

    To the editor: I have enjoyed Gustavo Arellano’s columns so far, but I think he is completely off the proverbial track by suggesting that state Sen. Kevin de León (D-Los Angeles) might see an end to his political career because of his potentially futile attempt to unseat Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.)….

  • Phantoms reels in Vanessa Hudgens on new single, ‘Lay With Me’ FWC: Phantoms reels in Vanessa Hudgens on new single, ‘Lay With Me’

    LA-based duo Phantoms touches on their roots with a new single, pulling in Hollywood actress Vanessa Hudgens on vocals. All three participants were teenage actors, and while two of them took on the DJ route and tour the world, the other is landing movie roles. They’ve all seen great success and connect on this one to show off their musical…

  • Brett Kavanaugh's nomination shows why women don't speak up about sexual assault FWC: Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination shows why women don’t speak up about sexual assault

    To the editor: In response to Gabrielle Selz’s article article on women not speaking about sexual assault because no one hears, it’s better to say that women don’t tell because no one listens. Women don’t make up stories like this. These assaults are seared into our brains. We remember what the…

  • Vote yes on Proposition 7 to force another look at daylight saving time FWC: Vote yes on Proposition 7 to force another look at daylight saving time

    In a few weeks, most Americans will turn their clocks back one hour as daylight saving time ends and standard time begins. Or is that one hour forward? It’s the former, but we had to look it up to be sure. Keeping the time changes straight can be a challenge, despite the fact that we “spring forward”…

  • The Chainsmokers & Kelsea Ballerini Nail Their Performance On Ellen [WATCH] FWC: The Chainsmokers & Kelsea Ballerini Nail Their Performance On Ellen [WATCH]

    Two of the hottest names in music, The Chainsmokers and Kelsea Ballerini, just premiered their brand new collaboration on The Ellen Show — and they completely nailed it. “This Feeling,” is just enough country and the right amount of future bass as two worlds collide for an incredible result. The premiere performance goes to show the track sounds just as amazing live…

  • Neighborhood Spotlight: Montebello, close (but not too close) to the action, offers reasonable prices FWC: Neighborhood Spotlight: Montebello, close (but not too close) to the action, offers reasonable prices

    Montebello has played an outsized role in the history of California, from the earliest days of the Spanish conquest to the Mexican-American War. The region was first settled by Europeans in the 1770s, when Spanish emissaries of the Catholic Church set about establishing the mission system, through…

  • Prosecutors show surveillance footage of XXXTentacion’s murder FWC: Prosecutors show surveillance footage of XXXTentacion’s murder

    Prosecutors have shared surveillance footage of XXXTentacion’s murder outside a motorcycle dealership in Deerfield Beach, Florida in June of this year. Four men have been arrested and charged with first-degree murder with a firearm and armed robbery with a firearm. One of those men, Robert Allen, appeared in court this week, as TMZ reports. During Allen’s bail hearing, prosecutors played surveillance…

  • Dexter’s Beat Laboratory Vol. 58 FWC: Dexter’s Beat Laboratory Vol. 58

    Dexter’s Beat Laboratory is a weekly collection of songs from DA managing editor Robyn Dexter. With a taste that can only be described as eclectic — to say nothing of a name that lends itself to punnery — DA is happy to present a selection of tracks personally curated by Dexter for your listening pleasure. Listen in playlist format here. Goshfather has a unique ability to…