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  • 'Gossip Girl' recap: The beautiful and bland

     
    Around this time of year, most shows are busy celebrating Halloween. But in the "Gossip Girl" universe, Blair's birthday -- traditionally observed with champagne, fussy hors d'oeuvres, a handful of cameos by minor celebrities and a climactic showdown --...
  • Fine lines

     
    I’m cleaning off my desk here and the following quotes are on scraps of paper in a little pile. You may find some of the them wise and useful: We tend to forget that happiness doesn’t come as a result......
  • Weekly remarks: GOP says U.S. must develop more domestic oil; Obama marks Women's History Month

     
    Democrat says still insufficient equality for American women; Republican woman from Alaska says Obama cripples domestic oil development....
  • Biographer Hazel Rowley has died

     
    Biographer Hazel Rowley, author of Franklin and Eleanor, has died....
  • On interviewing Francine Prose, Susan Straight and Mona Simpson

     
    On the LA Times Festival of Books panel with major authors Susan Simpson, Francine Prose and Susan Straight....
  • Bill Murray and Laura Linney in ‘Hyde Park on the Hudson’

     
    Bill Murray was rumored to be on board the Roger Michel-directed period piece “Hyde Park on the Hudson” a while back. He'll play a philandering FDR at his private home on the occasion of a visit by the King and Queen of England, the couple...
  • NEH gives $40 million in grants; $3.2 million to California

     
    National Endowment for the Humanities issues $40 million in grants, including $3.2 million to California museums, scholars and documentary filmmakers. Documentaries win the biggest grants; others sponsor seminars aimed to improve college and secondary...
  • Corona Teacher Arrested for Molestation

    Corona Teacher Arrested for Molestation
    CORONA ( KTLA) -- A Riverside County high school teacher was arrested Thursday for allegedly molesting a child. Stephen Wolford, 48, was taken into custody at his home on suspicion of lewd acts with a child under 16. Investigators at the Jurupa Valley...
  • With fascinating rhythm, Michael Feinstein explains 'American Songbook'

    Michael Feinstein is on a mission, and we should thank him. He's saving a vital part of America -- our music. His work, divided between performing familiar favorites and collecting music, is woven into a three-part documentary, PBS' "Michael Feinstein'...
  • "The Eyes of Willie McGee : A Tragedy of Race, Sex, and Secrets in the Jim Crow South" by Alex Heard

    "The Eyes of Willie McGee : A Tragedy of Race, Sex, and Secrets in the Jim Crow South" by Alex Heard
    "The Eyes of Willie McGee: A Tragedy of Race, Sex, and Secrets in the Jim Crow South" By Alex Heard Harper, 416 pages, $26.99 What begets a work like 'The Eyes of Willie McGee,' a book that should be must reading for serious students of 20th century U....
  • Classes start Aug. 22 for Prince George's County students

    Classes start Monday, Aug. 22 for all students in Prince George's County public school. School officials are encouraging parents to walk their child to school or the school bus stop on the first day. An inaugural Back-to-School Fair will be held on...