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Also hit by inflation? Your local taco truck

Audio will be available later today. In 1974, Raul Martinez was credited with opening the country's first taco truck. Selling food out of a converted ice-cream truck that he had parked outside of a bar in East Los Angeles, he eventually turned his business into King Taco, a restaurant chain with 22 locations across Southern California.
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Taylor Ward's 2-run double propels Angels past White Sox

Taylor Ward's two-run double in the seventh inning and a strong performance by right-hander Noah Syndergaard keyed the Los Angeles Angels' 4-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night in Anaheim, Calif. Angels left fielder Brandon Marsh also had a big night with three hits, including a triple,...

Shareef O'Neal Reacts To Signing With Lakers

Being a Los Angeles Laker officially runs in the O'Neal family. Shareef, Shaq's son, signed with the storied NBA franchise on Thursday night. Shareef will start out playing for the Lakers' Summer League squad. There, he'll get a chance to impress the organization's front office. Shaq's son is incredibly grateful...

Ray J Struggles to Hit Notes on His Own Song During Verzuz Hits Battle, Says It Was Because He Was Holding His Son

The latest Verzuz battle between Omarion and Mario went down last night (June 23), but Ray J stole the show for the wrong reasons. The hits contest between the millennial R&B stars took place live from Los Angeles. In a twist, the main event featured a preshow battle between Ray J and Bobby V vs. Pleasure P and Sammie. Things went a little left when Ray J performed his 2005 hit "One Wish." In video of the show, Ray is seen struggling to belt out the notes of the slow R&B ballad while he holds his son.

Banning Construction of New Gas Stations in Los Angeles?

Motion from LA City Councilmember Paul Koretz calls for banning the building of any new gas pumping facilities. Since Petaluma, California became the first city in the US to prohibit new gas stations last year, a handful of local governments are taking similar steps, including now Los Angeles potentially. The...

MLB announces 12 suspensions for mass brawl between Seattle Mariners and Los Angeles Angels

Major League Baseball has suspended 12 players and coaches following the mass brawl that marred the Los Angeles Angels’ win over the Seattle Mariners on Sunday. Three Mariners players received suspensions. Jesse Winker, who charged the Angels bench after being hit by a pitch from Andrew Wantz, received a seven-game ban, J.P. Crawford five and Julio Rodriguez two.

Three-Car Sawtelle Crash Sends Six to Hospital

79-year-old woman in critical condition following Saturday afternoon crash. A three-car crash on Sawtelle Boulevard over the weekend sent six people to the hospital. According to the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD), the incident was reported on Saturday around 3 p.m. near the intersection of Sawtelle Boulevard and Olympic Boulevard.
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NFL Draft Profile: Dorian Thompson-Robinson, Quarterback, UCLA Bruins

Athletic quarterback with average velocity who struggles under pressure and is inaccurate on deep and intermediate throws. Athletic quarterback who can be used on designed runs and pick up extra yards as a scrambler. Thompson-Robinson is capable of driving the football over the middle, possessing solid velocity. He hits open targets that are moving over the middle reliably. Displaying recognition skills when kept clean, he identifies mismatches and gets the ball there quickly. Thompson-Robinson takes his lower half through progressions and sets up to throw in the quick game. He is most comfortable having a built-in check down on plays. Often more keen to scramble and make something happen with his feet than stand in the pocket, deliver a ball and take a hit. Thompson-Robinson struggles under pressure, missing underneath defenders. He puts the ball into dangerous spots trying to throw out of sacks. His poise is below average, causing him to get frantic under pressure. As windows tighten his accuracy and confidence to fit the ball in disappears. Thompson-Robinson is inconsistent outside of the hashes and shows poor accuracy on his deep ball, often coming up short. He does not possess the arm talent required to control the ball off balance. Slightly undersized quarterback with good athleticism who struggles with accuracy. Thompson-Robinson is capable of driving the ball over the middle and identifies mismatches quickly post-snap. When pressured, his play suffers due to below-average poise. Thompson-Robinson projects as a camp quarterback who can stick on a practice squad thanks to his intriguing athleticism and solid arm strength. To make a roster he has to significantly improve accuracy and performance under pressure.