Santa Monica

mountain lions

Highways Are Driving Cougars to Inbreeding and Extinction In Southern California

SoCal's mountain lions are on track to be wiped out within 50 years, but conservation projects could save them.
Becky Ferreira

Let Man Man’s Honus Honus Take You on a Haunting Drive Through Santa Monica in His New Video

Starring Mary Elizabeth Winstead of '10 Cloverfield Lane.'
Noisey Staff

LA's 'Godfather of Cocktails' Wants Bartenders to Be Nice Again

Vincenzo Marianella of Copa d'Oro is genuinely concerned that today’s modern-day mixologists are forgetting what bartending is all about: hospitality.
Javier Cabral

Dive into a Pool Full of Sculptures

Forgo the gallery, an underwater exhibition fills a public swimming pool with art.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
Los Angeles

This Pho-Stuffed Burrito Is Better than It Sounds

"Everyone assumes that I’m going to serve it with a dipping broth but I just make sure that the beef is so juicy that it releases the pho broth when you bite into it.”
Javier Cabral

Somebody Invented a Cheetos Cookie and It’s Goddamn Delicious

The simple cookie relies on the buttery qualities of cheddar cheese, and then is pushed to levels of addictive ridiculousness when the Cheeto seasonings meld with the cookie dough.
Javier Cabral

Why These Men Are Risking Their Health to Fish

Despite the signs all over the Santa Monica pier that read “DO NOT EAT CONTAMINATED FISH” in different languages, a group of fishermen continue to fish here everyday and eat every single fish that they catch.
Javier Cabral

Warm Brew Are Telling a Different Type of Westside Story

The trio of Manu Li, Serk Spliff, and Ray Wright offers a rare hip-hop perspective from LA's rapidly changing Westside, and their new EP 'Diagnosis' brings classic G-funk into the more eclectic present.
Torii MacAdams
2016 US election

Trump's new campaign CEO was charged with assaulting his wife in 1996

Steve Bannon was charged with domestic assault against his ex-wife in 1996. He also is registered to vote in Florida home he does not live in.
Olivia Becker

It's Finally Time to Make These Grilled Fish Tacos

Josh Gil of Santa Monica taco joint Tacos Punta Cabras shares his recipe for the ultimate grilled rock fish taco, complete with excess avocado and tomatillo salsa.
Munchies Staff
Mexican Food

This Unassuming Taco Joint Makes LA’s Best Tortillas

The handmade tortillas are buttery, chewy, crispy around the edges, and deeply redolent of toasted corn. It went through 25 different iterations before chefs Josh Gil and Daniel Snuka arrived at its current version.
Javier Cabral
Los Angeles

Chef's Night Out: Tacos Punta Cabras

Chefs Daniel Snukal and Josh Gil of Tacos Punta Cabras take their friends on a tipsy tour of their favorite LA spots in Santa Monica and Venice Beach.