| Apr 18, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Polls indicate that 80% to 90% of Americans support expanded background checks for firearms sales, but on Wednesday such a plan could not get 60 votes in the United States Senate. In the White House Rose Garden, surrounded by families of children gunned...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Here is a political object lesson from the seamier, steamier end of the entertainment business: The new law in Los Angeles County requiring actors in pornographic films to wear condoms seems merely to have pushed the smutty movie industry into the quiet...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 9:00 AM
With less than four weeks to go until voters head to the polls to select Los Angeles’ next mayor, the candidates are sparring about advertising.
Eric Garcetti’s campaign is accusing Wendy Greuel of violating federal disclosure laws in a move...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 2:31 PM
The beverage industry and many other Big Apple businesses were celebrating Monday after a New York state judge halted a ban on large sugary drinks a day before it was scheduled to go into effect.
The regulation, initiated by New York City Mayor...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 3:57 PM
A New York state judge may have blocked one of Michael Bloomberg’s pet projects -- a ban on large sugary sodas in the Big Apple -- but the mayor says he’s confident that the decision will ultimately be reversed.
On Monday, New York Supreme...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 9:15 AM
Santa Monica will soon be sporting a new piece of civic art by Olafur Eliasson, and while it’s on a considerably less massive scale than the giant temporary waterfalls the Danish-Icelandic artist installed along the East River in New York City as...
| May 14, 2012
| 4:39 PM
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Monday announced he would contribute up to $1 million...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert poke fun of New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's proposed ban on large sodas....
| Mar 24, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Veteran opera and stage designer Robert Israel has done 11 huge sculptures for a new children's hospital wing in Baltimore. The UCLA professor -- currently working on a ballet at La Scala in Milan, Italy -- had set sculpture aside since his 1968 debut...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 4:33 PM
In a bid to expand film and television production in New York, Mayor Michael Bloomberg along with the city’s film commissioner Katherine Oliver on Monday announced the opening of five new soundstages at Steiner Studios in Brooklyn Navy Yard....
| Apr 3, 2012
| 9:38 PM
CBS This Morning The latest GOP primaries; Laura Linney. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Betty White; author Jill Smokler; Martha Stewart; sleep apnea; throwing a spring party; Tori Spelling. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC KTLA Morning News (N) 7 a.m. KTLA......