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Los Angeles
So who will it be? An insider from the County transportation agency? An out-of-towner who knows how to build and manage a large urban transit system? A transit rider.
Environment
We are going to get the United States off dirty fuels and onto clean energy. Of course, it won't happen overnight nor everywhere at once. Our success will come from winning hundreds, if not thousands, of victories -- big and small. This is about one of the big ones.
Los Angeles
Los Angeles will be the first big city in America to kick the coal habit. We are eliminating our dependence on dirty coal plants to power our city.
Environment
No single "silver bullet" will solve the climate crisis. The good news, though, is that we have a clear objective to keep in our sights. All we need to do is keep moving away from dirty fuels and toward clean energy and sustainable transportation.
Los Angeles
As HuffPost previously reported, 79 percent of campaign donations from CEOs on Fix the Debt's leadership council went to
Videos
Community Member Daniel Bald, asks Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa about his thoughts on the future of an NFL franchise in Los Angeles.
Videos
HuffPost Los Angeles Editor Kathleen Miles, asks Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa about his thoughts on recent strikes by Wal-Mart employees and Wal-Mart's plan for a Chinatown store.
Los Angeles
Los Angeles today is the safest it's been since the Eisenhower administration. Together, we have made significant progress, revitalizing Los Angeles and making our city a safer place to live, work and visit. But we have to stay vigilant.
Los Angeles
Regardless of what Washington does, we are not going to wait another day. No ifs, ands, or buts: We are going to build the 21st century transit system that Angelenos deserve.
Los Angeles
The city will also restart the recruitment and hiring of firefighters. The Valley Drill Tower will reopen, though new firefighters
Religion
There are many reports of the protests, violence and arrests as the final, large-scale Occupy protest in the country came to end. Nonetheless, I feel compelled to tell my story as a clergy witness to the police crackdown.
Latino Voices
Charley Patiño is a junior at the Boyle Heights Technology Academy. Charley enjoys informing people about community
Los Angeles
After nearly two months of allowing the movement to establish their presence there, the decision to evict stands as an abrupt about-face. What happened?
Los Angeles
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and as a survivor of abuse and as mayor of LA, I have worked to leverage every resource at my disposal to end this cycle of violence. But we have our work cut out for us.
Politics
WASHINGTON -- Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D) is traveling to Washington, D.C., this week to meet with congressional
Los Angeles
The healthy feelings of giving, of connecting in person, and coming together with our peers to do good cannot be replaced by texting, emailing, or clicking on a link that gives a penny to a charitable cause.
Los Angeles
Southland authorities were mum Monday morning about plans to protect potential terror targets after the news broke that Osama
Los Angeles
My friendship with Janice stretches back years. She has always been an unwavering supporter of job creation, transportation innovation, and a healthy environment. Her track record in these areas is unparalleled.
Los Angeles
By engaging in public-private partnerships, by leveraging our local dollars, and by thinking creatively, we are hard at work
Los Angeles
Villaraigosa should have known better. He is not a rookie grassroots candidate running an election on a shoestring. He is the mayor of Los Angeles.