| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:04 PM
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...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Korra and the rest of Team Avatar returned to television Friday with the second season premiere of “The Legend of […]...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 8:13 PM
Question: I live in a large condo complex. When owners inquire about board procedures for hiring contractors and vendors, the president gives a big speech about how careful the board is in following ethical practices of obtaining at least three bids and...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 8:17 AM
Looking to classic novels to learn about the spirit of love is one thing, but what can “The Idiot” teach young people about sexual responsibility?
Instead of a curriculum covering condoms and sexually transmitted diseases, Pavel Astakhov,...
| Oct 13, 2013
We Americans like to think of ourselves as animal lovers. But is this claim true? One way to answer this question is to follow the money. According to government, industry and interest group stats, we spend about $50 billion on our pets annually and...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 1:43 PM
An opponent of the controversial Millennium Hollywood skyscraper project has filed an ethics complaint against the city's top building official, accusing him of a conflict of interest.
The complaint comes after the project's opponents sued the city...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 7:00 AM
American culture was more than a fascination for Jean-Pierre Melville; it was a defining component of the French director's persona and life's work. There was the surname he adopted, the Stetson hats he favored, the Cadillac he piloted through the streets...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:01 PM
Los Angeles school board President Richard Vladovic apologized Wednesday for abrasive behavior over his career, but again denied accusations released this week of sexual harassment, verbal harassment and retaliation against two unidentified employees....
| Sep 12, 2013
| 4:47 PM
A few words to those unforgiving fans who didn't disguise their disgust when Rob Blake became the Kings' assistant general manager because they consider him a traitor for leaving as a player in 2001 and again in 2008:
It's time to bury the hatchet....
| Sep 12, 2013
Re "Politics and the pulpit," Editorial, Sept. 8
How is this for an idea not only to remove politics from the pulpit but to do away with all IRS deductions for charity: Eliminate all 503(c)(3) deductions, period.
You want to contribute to a favorite...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 7:35 PM
SACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Tuesday to give Californians a better peek into the wallets of their elected officials and to provide the state's ethics watchdog agency with more tools to hold politicians accountable for misconduct....