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  • Wealth driving 'No' vote on slots

    Stewart Bainum Jr., who fought the Maryland lottery as a state lawmaker, left politics more than two decades ago. But the multimillionaire and hotel magnate is still playing a role in the debate over gambling in Maryland - he recently cut a $10,000...
  • Seer madness: Readers and I do our duty, predict 2013

     
    With the help of several Latin scholars I’ve come up with a fittingly snooty motto for this column’s annual exercise in forecasting the news: Non coniectare imprudentior esset Translation: Not to conjecture is imprudent. Inspiration: “Is...
  • George Zimmerman's arrest had its beginning with Trayvon Martin's father asking for justice

    George Zimmerman's arrest had its beginning with Trayvon Martin's father asking for justice
    To think that Wednesday's massive press event in Jacksonville began with a father's plea for justice one month ago in Sanford. Maybe you can whip city hall after all. George Zimmerman is now charged with the second-degree murder of Trayvon Martin....
  • Elian Gonzalez turns 18

     
    HAVANA (AP) – Elian Gonzalez, the Cuban boy who survived a perilous raft journey that killed his mother and became a symbol of troubled relations between the United States and Cuba, is now an adult. Gonzalez currently studies at a military academy...
  • 2012, the year in preview: Duty calls readers to offer their predictions for the year ahead

     
    Is it irresponsible to speculate? It would be irresponsible not to. This memorable sentiment, penned in April 2000, by former Reagan administration speechwriter Peggy Noonan in her Wall Street Journal column, has long served as the inspiration for my...
  • Pakistani doctor caught between counterterrorism and treason

     
    The treason conviction and 33-year prison sentence given the Pakistani doctor who helped the CIA locate Osama bin Laden last year has outraged U.S. leaders who see Shakeel Afridi as a hero in their campaign against terrorism. A Senate panel voted to slash...
  • Jennifer Gould

    Jennifer Gould
    Jennifer is an award-winning reporter who has appeared on the KTLA Morning News since February 2009. Her career spans almost two decades --with experience ranging from breaking news and features… to the wide world of sports, health and entertainment....
  • Trivia

    Trivia
    Mr. Garrison's first name is Herbert. Ms. Garrison's first name is Janet. The characters of Terrance and Phillip were created because Trey Parker and Matt Stone kept getting complaints about the show being "nothing but bad animation and fart jokes". The...
  • Castros Cuba

    This weekend, Fidel Castro will step down as president of Cuba, defying expectations that only death would part him from the role. The Times has been on the death watch, and before that, on the re-revolution watch, since way back in 1960. Below,...
  • Be glad you're here

    Florida is a fabulous place to live, and it's getting better. Here are ten reasons why people should be thankful they call the Sunshine State home. 1. Panhandle politics. The conservative traditions of North Florida serve as a vital counterweight to...
  • Remember Cuban boy Elián González? Cuba releases picture

     
    HAVANA (AP) — Cuba has released photos of one-time exile cause celebre Elián González wearing an olive-green military school uniform and attending a Young Communist Union congress. González, now 16 with closely cropped b...
  • Elian Gonzalez: Gore's albatross grown

     
    by Mark Silva Elian Gonzalez, the young Cuban who cost Al Gore the White House -- him, and Gore's defeat in his home state of Tennessee in the presidential election of 2000, and also Ralph Nader's candidacy in Florida and......