Victims of our geography
At least nine people in tunnel can't be found
Authorities cannot account for the occupants of nine vehicles caught in the I-5 tunnel inferno. They didn't die in the fire, but they haven't contacted the CHP about their cars either. LAT
Britney Spears booked at Van Nuys jail
She showed up about 9 pm, was booked and fingerprinted, and given a court date for the misdemeanor counts of hit and run and driving without a valid license in a parking lot mishap on Aug 6. DN
Tim Leiweke on Downtown
Transcript of his visit yesterday with the Times' editorial board to talk about L.A. Live, the Nokia Theatre and AEG's plans for Downtown..
Pivotal votes on phone tax
For the mayor's plan to get on the ballot, the City Council must vote it on unanimously. But council members Greig Smith and Dennis Zine are playing hard to get, so far. LAT
Weiss recall dropped
Ron Prescott, 68
The retired LAUSD lobbyist who reached the district's number two job died at home in Baldwin Hills of complications from cancer.