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  • ‘Catwoman’ No. 24 first look: Ann Nocenti talks Joker’s Daughter

     
    “Catwoman” No. 24 hits shelves Wednesday, giving readers a closer look at the twisted Joker's Daughter and the underground tunnels […]...
  • Letters: What happened, President Obama?

    Re "Health site gets a top repairman," Oct. 23 What stuns me about the troubles with Healthcare.gov is how they contrast with the Obama team's technological prowess during his election campaigns. Most of the postmortem analysis after the president's...
  • Gary Stevens continues big comeback with two big wins at Santa Anita

    Gary Stevens continues big comeback with two big wins at Santa Anita
    Last January, when Hall of Fame jockey Gary Stevens launched his comeback after seven years in retirement, his daughter, Madison, wasn't happy. She was in the winner's circle at Santa Anita, crying, "I want my daddy." Eight months later, the 4-year-...
  • U.S. loses millions on coal leases, inspector general report says

    WASHINGTON -- The Interior Department is losing tens of millions of dollars in revenue annually because it leases public land for coal mining at rock-bottom prices, according to a report by the agency’s inspector general The report focuses on coal...
  • Coming year will be test of reforms at Jordan High

    Coming year will be test of reforms at Jordan High
    When classes begin Tuesday in L.A. Unified, it will be the first opening day that Sherri Williams has missed in 31 years — and that doesn't count her time as a student. Williams has spent her career as a teacher and principal at schools in South...
  • Stanley A. Dashew dies at 96; helped revolutionize credit card industry

    Stanley A. Dashew dies at 96; helped revolutionize credit card industry
    Stanley A. Dashew, an inventor and entrepreneur who helped revolutionize the credit card industry, died of natural causes Thursday in Los Angeles, according to a family spokesman. He was 96. Dashew held 40 patents in fields as diverse as credit card...
  • EPA proposes new rules to reduce power plant emissions

    EPA proposes new rules to reduce power plant emissions
    WASHINGTON -- The Environmental Protection Agency proposed new rules on Friday to reduce future carbon dioxide emissions from new power plants, a major step to address climate change that industry and some environmentalist say could all but end the...
  • Rentech shifts from green energy to a more fertile field

    Rentech shifts from green energy to a more fertile field
    For most of its 33-year history, Rentech Inc. tried to make money on green fuel development. But like its plans to sell synthetic diesel to major airlines in 2009, those efforts never really left the ground. Now, the Los Angeles company is on a...
  • Review: 'A Touch of Sin' shows how greed undermines Chinese society

    Review: 'A Touch of Sin' shows how greed undermines Chinese society
    Although no one knows if former Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping did say "To get rich is glorious," that sentiment has certainly taken hold in China. But what happens to a society when an unregulated drive for personal wealth upends traditional norms? What...
  • Cannes 2013: 'Touch of Sin' a corrosive depiction of Chinese society

    Cannes 2013: 'Touch of Sin' a corrosive depiction of Chinese society
    CANNES, France -- Films dealing with societal corruption may be nothing new for Western audiences. But in China, where the government keeps a tight grip on what appears on movie screens, that is hardly the case. Which is why “A Touch of Sin,&...
  • 'The Amazing Race' recap: Salt Licked

    'The Amazing Race' recap: Salt Licked
    "The Amazing Race" stayed Chile this week, salted and shined and taking care to avoid the lackadaisical street dogs who couldn’t care less that it was ER doctor's Nicole’s 40th birthday or that the remaining 10 teams got $589 on this leg of...