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BREAKING: Los Angeles Bans Use of Wild Animals for Entertainment!

We have some fantastic news to share with you! A recent press release from¬†Performing Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) announced that the city council of Los Angeles voted today to ban the use of wild animals in entertainment! The motion, by Councilmember David Ryu,¬†affects circuses, other wild animal exhibitions, and rentals for house parties. An official ordinance is being drafted and ... Read More »

Uber, Lyft Hitting Los Angeles’ Taxi Industry Hard

Uber and Lyft are eviscerating the taxi industry in Los Angeles three years after they began operating in the city, officials say. Thanks to the ridesharing services, which enable independent drivers to offer rides via a smartphone application, “taxicab service demand indicators have dropped (total trips and dispatch trips) beginning in the second half of 2013 and increasing through 2015,” ... Read More »