Displaying items 25-36 of 234 » View latimes.com items only< Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11-20 Next >
Opinion L.A.Chris Dodd, the head of the Motion Picture Assn. of America, recently traveled to Haiti with Sean Penn....
L.A. at HomeMaster gardener Mud Baron supplies school gardens with evangelical zeal....
Returning to Iowa, where polls show him contending for first place in next week's caucuses, Ron Paul studiously ignored a barrage of news media questions Wednesday about fresh attacks from rivals Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich, including over incendiary...
Tags: Politics, Elections, Mitt Romney, Republican Party, Ron Paul
Opinion L.A.There are 3 billion reasons -- billions, as in dollars -- behind the pushback against cuts to the Defense Department's budget, which, along with Homeland Security and related programs, takes up more than half of the nation's discretionary budget. Here.......
L.A. NOWRoosevelt High School student Johana Soto has become much more aware of her bad habits and is trying to change them. She credits Erikka Moreno, 22, who is teaching her, her classmates and her teachers lessons about healthy eating and exercise. Moreno is...
Opinion L.A.On the occasion of the Peace Corps’ 50-year anniversary, the Opinion pages ran several Op-Eds celebrating the volunteer organization and its enduring legacy. On its accomplishments, Stanley Meisler wrote: It's possible to cite the pounds of fish...
Culture MonsterThe Museum of Latin American Art said that it has appointed Stuart Ashman as its new president and chief executive officer. His tenure is set to begin on Sept. 6. Ashman assumes the museum's top post following the abrupt departure......
Special to the Los Angeles TimesThe surprising thing about the Peace Corps is that the institution still exists. After being formed by President John F. Kennedy on the fly in March 1961, it has endured Congressional challenges, internal political crises, skeptical Third World receptions...
Tags: Book, Politics, John F. Kennedy, Crime, Law and Justice, Murder
Wayne Grisham, a two-term Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from La Mirada who later served in the state Assembly, has died. He was 88. Grisham died Wednesday at Dove House, a hospice in Whittier, of respiratory failure stemming from...
Nathaniel Davis, a longtime diplomat who was the American ambassador to Chile when President Salvador Allende was deposed in a bloody coup, died of cancer Monday in Claremont. He was 86. His death was announced by Claremont's Harvey Mudd College, where...
Opinion L.A.On the occasion of the Peace Corps’ 50th anniversary, and this month’s worldwide launch of Peace Corps Month, Maureen Orth, author and special correspondent for Vanity Fair, has written an Op-Ed for our pages about her time with the volunteer....
Opinion L.A.College graduation day is a monumental occasion -- parents beaming, graduates donning caps and gowns to pick up their hard-earned diplomas. It turns out it's also a day when some speakers are making a monumental amount of money. Rutgers University......
Feb 24, 2012 | Los Angeles Times
Apr 19, 2012 | Los Angeles Times
Dec 28, 2011 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Nov 23, 2011 | Los Angeles Times
Oct 20, 2011 | Los Angeles Times
Oct 27, 2011 | Los Angeles Times
Aug 24, 2011 | Los Angeles Times
Mar 23, 2011 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Jan 24, 2011 |Story| Los Angeles Times
May 21, 2011 |Story| Los Angeles Times
Mar 1, 2011 | Los Angeles Times
Apr 1, 2011 | Los Angeles Times
Original site for Peace Corps topic gallery.