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  • Bonding on a Budget

    Bonding on a Budget
    As your family grows, so do your expenses — but not necessarily your paycheck. For many parents, the cost of bonding as a family can be a budget-buster. Taking a group of four to the movies on a Saturday afternoon can set you back $80, and that&...
  • Santa Monica shooting was premeditated, police say

    Santa Monica shooting was premeditated, police say
    The shooting rampage that left five people dead in Santa Monica on Friday was premeditated, and the gunman had more than than 1,300 rounds of ammunition with him during the attack, police said Saturday. The shootings, which left four victims and the...
  • Rand Paul at Reagan Library: For Obama, 'everywhere a scandal'

    Rand Paul at Reagan Library: For Obama, 'everywhere a scandal'
    SIMI VALLEY — Rounding out a week of visits with technology company executives and potential 2016 donors in California, Sen.Rand Paul told Republicans Friday night that the GOP would continue to lose California and other states on the West Coast...
  • Eli Broad's advice to budding art collectors: Go slow

    Eli Broad's advice to budding art collectors: Go slow
    Here’s Eli and Edythe Broad’s advice to budding, young art collectors: take your time, do the research, don’t rush to buy. “You got to invest time, it’s not just about money,” Eli Broad said this week at a talk for...
  • Review: Stevie Wonder caps grand night of Los Angeles music downtown

    Review: Stevie Wonder caps grand night of Los Angeles music downtown
    Like the nebulous boundaries of Los Angeles itself, encircling the city's musical sound can be tricky business. There are the vibrations of surf and mariachi music, the crawl of Compton G-funk and laid-back '50s cool jazz, Mexican boleros and the ladies...
  • Turning the city of L.A. into a classroom

    Turning the city of L.A. into a classroom
    Under the Los Angeles city charter, the mayor has no formal power over the Los Angeles Unified School District. But this has not stopped mayors — including Richard Riordan and Antonio Villaraigosa — from using the bully pulpit and the power of...
  • Three memoirs that prove libraries and books save lives

    Three memoirs that prove libraries and books save lives
    Your English teacher and your local librarian are as important in a crisis as a fireman or an ambulance driver. That’s the message to be found inside three recent American memoirs, each written by authors whose lives were saved by literature. In...
  • Library of hate: KKK, racist writings join university collection

    Library of hate: KKK, racist writings join university collection
    “U.S. GOVERNMENT INITIATES OPEN WARFARE AGAINST AMERICAN PEOPLE,” blared one headline. “DAUGHTERS OF CONFEDERACY UNDER ATTACK,” warned another. “DEATH TO ZOG!” urged a third — referring to Zionist Occupation...
  • France: A bookish haven for Americans in Paris

    France: A bookish haven for Americans in Paris
    PARIS — Charles Trueheart, the director of the American Library in Paris, picked through the shelves in his office and withdrew a surprisingly well-preserved June 1922 edition of the long-gone literary magazine the Smart Set. The cover touted a...
  • FishBowl Worldwide Media President and CEO Bruce Gersh exits

    FishBowl Worldwide Media President and CEO Bruce Gersh exits
    The former ABC executive who helped "America's Funniest Home Videos" producer Vin Di Bona bring his vast repository of amateur videos to the Web has left the company they founded amid differences over the future direction of the company. Bruce Gersh,...
  • Garcetti stays within familiar territory on city appointments

    Garcetti stays within familiar territory on city appointments
    After he was elected mayor, Eric Garcetti put out a call to civic-minded Angelenos to serve on city boards and commissions. "We are looking for people with new ideas, practical experience, policy expertise and, most of all, a true commitment to public...