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  • Hillary Clinton, John McCain, Colin Powell Cross Political Divide for 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom'

    Why hold a Washington, D.C. screening for your new film at any local theater when you can book the Kennedy Center? The question was clearly a no-brainer for producer and noted political fundraiser Harvey Weinstein concerning his company's new release,...
  • Election results: Heavy voter turnout in Lincoln County

    Election results: Heavy voter turnout in Lincoln County
    STANFORD — Lincoln County voted to keep Teresa Reed as its circuit court clerk Tuesday, while residents of the second magisterial district selected Lonnie Pruitt as their new magistrate and Hustonville wrote in David Peyton for its new mayor....
  • Lee Childress dies at 95; co-founder of theater awards for youths

    Lee Childress dies at 95; co-founder of theater awards for youths
    Lee Childress, who touched the lives of thousands of Southern California high school drama students through a theater awards program she co-founded with her husband, John, more than 40 years ago, has died. She was 95. Childress, a former publicist,...
  • Leonard Greenstone dies at 88; businessman created training programs for inmates

    Leonard Greenstone dies at 88; businessman created training programs for inmates
    Leonard Greenstone, a Los Angeles businessman and developer who helped create innovative training and rehabilitation programs for California prison inmates during 50 years of volunteer service to the prison system, has died. He was 88. Greenstone,...
  • Clamping down on beauty product claims

     Clamping down on beauty product claims
    You've seen the advertising claims: a certain skin cream will make you look 10 years younger, a mascara will add a lush fringe around your eyes, a hair product will leave your hair smooth and sleek for months. And to prove it, there's an actress or...
  • Climate change causes prostitution? Rep. Barbara Lee explains

    Climate change causes prostitution? Rep. Barbara Lee explains
    Climate change is causing glaciers to melt, heat waves to become more intense, species to become extinct and low-lying island nations like Tuvalu to disappear altogether. To this list of calamities, U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee has added another: Climate...
  • Market News: Palms launches first farmers market

    Market News: Palms launches first farmers market
    As farmers markets have proliferated in the past decade, many communities now consider a local venue to be an essential amenity, for social as well as culinary purposes. Such was the feeling in Palms, where the Motor Avenue Improvement Assn., comprised of...
  • Stockton Sikh temple's 100th anniversary noted in Congress

     
    This post has been corrected. See note at the bottom for details. A Northern California congressman on Tuesday honored the state’s longstanding Sikh community by formally acknowledging the Stockton temple’s 100-year anniversary in the...
  • L.A. County cuts several courthouses [Google+ hangout]

     
    Times reporter Matt Stevens will join city editor Shelby Grad at 1:30 p.m. for a Google+ hangout on Los Angeles County courthouse closures. In a round of sweeping budget cuts, 10 county courthouses will be closed, including such landmark courthouses......
  • Spago and Michael's look forward with new faces

    Spago and Michael's look forward with new faces
    "The revolution has succeeded and it's been televised," says Michael McCarty, sitting over a plate of heirloom tomatoes with burrata on the patio of his Santa Monica restaurant, Michael's. "Five-year-olds are watching 'Top Chef' now." And the next...
  • Farmers Markets: Gravensteins make special appearance

    Farmers Markets: Gravensteins make special appearance
    Among the most lamented casualties of industrial fruit commerce is the Gravenstein apple, whose intense, distinctive aroma, honeyed, floral and fruity, has lodged in the memories of many Californians, emblematic of the careless rapture of childhood....
  • Sun Sentinel Election Results

    Sun Sentinel Election Results
    Get the latest results for today's federal, state and county races. President 5852 of 6088 precincts reporting Barack Obama 49.9% 3,977,167 Mitt Romney 49.2% 3,924,092 Gary Johnson 0.5% 42,123 Jill Stein 0.1% 8,382 Roseanne Barr 0.1% 7,708...