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  • Noel Greenwood dies at 75; former L.A. Times senior editor

    Noel Greenwood dies at 75; former L.A. Times senior editor
    Noel Greenwood, a former senior editor at the Los Angeles Times who helped shape local and California coverage as the newspaper outgrew its modest local ambitions and transformed itself into one of national stature, died Sunday at his Santa Barbara home. He was 75.
  • Messy bedding dots Capitol in ploy to tout mattress recycling bill

    Messy bedding dots Capitol in ploy to tout mattress recycling bill
    SACRAMENTO — People who do business at California's Capitol witness a lot of odd events outside the building's main entrances. Even so, some were jarred to see a handful of stained, lumpy mattresses covering the north steps. The bedding was a...

    George Skelton: Let loose the dogs of bear hunting

     
    Black bears are spreading throughout California, and George Skelton says that more hunting is needed to bring the population under control. To help, he says, Gov. Jerry Brown should veto "a fuzzy-headed bill" (SB 1221) that would ban the use...

    Skelton: Time to end California's death penalty

     
    In California, the death penalty is on the books but it's really more of a theory then a reality. The state has executed only 13 people in the last 34 years. George Skelton says in Thursday's column that it's time...

    Skelton: Proposition 31 unrealistic medicine for California

     
    If there's one issue on the November ballot that can put Californians to sleep, it's Proposition 31. "It's long and complex," writes George Skelton in Monday's column. "To the average voter, I suspect, it reads like gobbledygook. I know it...