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Understanding Black Boyz Through the Empathetic Lens of John Singleton

When I think back on the life and career John Singleton, who died on Monday at the age of 51, I tend to focus on…

Inside the Case of a Murderous LAPD Detective That Could Bring Down the Whole Department

On February 24, 1986, John Ruetten returned home to his condo in Van Nuys, California, to find Sherri, his wife of only three months, dead…

What It Means When You Die a Half-Made Man

Los Angeles had just endured its coldest winter in recent memory. Then, yesterday, the city finally enjoyed one of its first warm days of spring….

Inside the Lawless New World of Electric-Scooter Hacking

Welcome to the new Wild West. If major corporations and voting infrastructure can be hacked, then it stands to reason that one could also, and much…