Little Tokyo

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Police Release Surveillance Video Of Blind Woman Being Mugged

Police released surveillance video Monday showing a mugger choking a blind woman before running off with her jewelry during a brazen attack in downtown Los Angeles.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–08/01/2011

Man, 29, Shot Outside Little Tokyo Bar Succumbs To His Wounds

One of two men shot outside a Little Tokyo bar has died, police said Sunday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/24/2011

Masked Gunman Shoots 2 Outside Club In Little Tokyo

Authorities say a gunman wearing a mask shot two men outside a Los Angeles nightclub.


Employee Injured By Acid Spill At Business In Little Tokyo

An overhead line burst at a business south of Little Tokyo Thursday, dousing an employee in the face with an acidic fluid, a Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman said.


A Palestinian labourer works under a large wall painting by elusive British graffiti artist Banksy December 5, 2007 on a building wall in the biblical city of Bethlehem in the West Bank. The Bristol-born artist has adorned Israel's West Bank separation barrier and Bethlehem walls with new images, including one of a dove wearing a flak jacket and a soldier being frisked by a young girl. His works, along with those of other international artists, are part of an exhibition called Santa's Ghetto.  (Photo by David Silverman/Getty Images)

Street Art Exhibition Prompts Praise And Concern

It’s art from the streets that’s been moved into the museum, and critics are going gaga over it.



More Than 130,000 Take Part In 2nd Annual ‘CicLAvia’

The second annual CicLAvia takes place Sunday, leaving nearly 8 miles of city roads shut down to drivers for about five hours.


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Japanese-Americans Open Hearts, Wallets For Quake Relief

Japanese-Americans, expats and others in the United States opened their hearts and their wallets this week to the victims of Japan’s earthquake and tsunami, finding touching and sometimes imaginative ways to donate or raise money for the Asian country’s injured and displaced.


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Japanese-Americans Pitch In For Quake, Tsunami Relief

Japanese-Americans and others are opening their hearts and their wallets this week to the victims of Japan’s earthquake and tsunami.


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Groups Prepare For Prayer Vigil, Fundraiser In Little Tokyo

Japanese-American community groups in Los Angeles are preparing for the prayer vigil and fundraiser they’re holding in the city’s Little Tokyo neighborhood for victims of the earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan last week.


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Locals Frustrated In Attempts To Contact Family In Japan

It’s been mixed results for many of those who want to find out if their loved ones made it though the giant quake.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/11/2011