| May 6, 2013
| 12:12 PM
The student population at Encino Crespi is expected to drop from 550 to 525 in the fall, and that could result in cutbacks to coaching personnel, vice principal Jeff Thornton said Monday. The future of Athletic Director Matt Luderer is......
| Jul 3, 2013
| 1:14 PM
SACRAMENTO -- A Central Valley Indian tribe has earned the right to build a new casino with 2,000 slot machines near the city of Madera, thanks to a bill signed by Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday.
Brown’s action permits the North Fork Rancheria of...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 6:46 PM
WASHINGTON — The nation's sluggish recovery can't seem to catch a break.
Persistent federal spending cuts and a slowdown in business investments thwarted hopes for stronger economic growth in the first quarter, setting up more modest gains in jobs...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 9:01 PM
The time has come to put the Medical Board of California out of its misery.
The board oversees the licensing of doctors and their discipline for misdeeds or incompetence. It also has jurisdiction over doctor-owned surgical clinics. Long ago the board...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 5:37 AM
ATHENS -- Angry lawmakers and powerful unions in Greece scrambled Wednesday to reverse a sudden government decree shutting down the country’s public broadcaster to save money, even as the network's employees defied the order and continued to...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 7:33 PM
Outgoing Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa on Tuesday signed his final city budget next to an enormous ficus Tuesday, whose trimming became exhibit A for symbolizing a touted surge in city services.
The tree, on the curb in front of the Elysian...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 10:57 PM
A parade of speakers implored L.A. school district officials Tuesday to use new revenues to restore and build programs, even amid warnings that budget problems loom and could worsen depending on developments in the state Legislature.
The public hearing...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 5:43 PM
One of Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's closest advisors will become the new leader of the nonprofit overseeing public schools under the mayor's control.
Joan Sullivan, 39, will take the helm next month of the Partnership for Los Angeles Schools, which...
| May 28, 2013
| 6:51 PM
The troubled Inglewood school district is once again facing severe financial uncertainty.
The school system was taken over by the state last September when Gov. Jerry Brown approved legislation granting $55 million in loans to the district. But...
| May 31, 2013
| 7:58 PM
Los Angeles County's second-largest advertising agency on Friday terminated nearly one-fifth of its workforce — about 200 people — after losing much of its signature American Honda Motor Co. account.
Santa Monica based Rubin Postaer &...
| May 22, 2013
| 7:31 AM
After the coffee. Before waiting for Xbox One to change my world.
The Skinny: I may be in the minority, but I'm not looking for more interaction with my TV. I spend my days interacting and it is mostly a frustrating experience. I don't want to be...