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Groundhog Day

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  • They've had enough of Donald Sterling

    They've had enough of Donald Sterling
    Regular readers of The Times' letters page probably won't be surprised to learn that this is the third straight week the Donald Sterling scandal has drawn more submissions than any other topic. And they're starting to get fed up by it. After the story...
  • Jackie Lacey says L.A. County should stop locking up so many people

    Jackie Lacey says L.A. County should stop locking up so many people
    You wouldn't expect the county's top prosecutor to step up to a microphone and say it's time to stop locking up so many people. But that's exactly what L.A. County Dist. Atty. Jackie Lacey did last week. She told the county Board of Supervisors that, in...
  • Beware offers to skip loan payment at holidays

    What's the first sign that the holidays are upon us? The ugly, inflatable six-foot Santas on sale with the Fourth of July mosquito candles? The delicate strains of "The Little Drummer Boy" wafting over your back-to-school shopping in September? Or is it...
  • How much tax would a woodchuck ax?

    Groundhog Day passed uneventfully at the Funny Money house, where we do, indeed, have our very own groundhog, despite several visits from the local trapping service to drag the critter out from under our deck before his tunneling damages the foundation....
  • Successful Super Bowl in the snow could plow way for other cold-weather cities

    Successful Super Bowl in the snow could plow way for other cold-weather cities
    When Rob Rogers woke up the morning of Dec. 8 and looked at an ominous weather forecast predicting several inches of snow or the threat of freezing rain, he knew exactly where he wanted to be. The 24-year-old Hampden resident rushed to his computer,...
  • Late-weekend cold front may push temps below zero for 2 days

    Late-weekend cold front may push temps below zero for 2 days
    Repercussions from the heavy snowfall started to sound like the punch line to a joke Thursday: It snowed so much, Chicago closed its outdoor ice skating rinks. Elmhurst began dumping its snow in a quarry usually reserved for flood overflow. And the...
  • Morning commute fitful but better as temperatures rise

    Morning commute fitful but better as temperatures rise
    After two days of major disruptions and cancellations, Metra trains ran normal schedules this morning though some commuters waited more than half an hour in the cold because of delays. Most of the delays were on the Burlington Northern Sante Fe line,...
  • Lakers lament distressing loss to Clippers

    Lakers lament distressing loss to Clippers
    Pau Gasol considered the question. Was this the worst loss he'd ever experienced in the regular season? There were surely more painful ones in his career, but they were followed by months of basketball silence — Game 6 of the 2008 NBA Finals:...
  • IndieCade: A look at some of the year's most exciting games

    IndieCade: A look at some of the year's most exciting games
    Stroll end to end at IndieCade, a now-annual game festival and conference in Culver City, and there’s as much for the spectator as there is for the player.   Look right, and four people are walking around with robots on their heads, walk left and...
  • Review: 'Haunter' hauntingly pierces layers of reality

    Review: 'Haunter' hauntingly pierces layers of reality
    There are things worse than death. One could, for example, wake up each morning to find it's the day before your 16th birthday — again. In "Haunter," Lisa (Abigail Breslin) lives this "Groundhog Day" nightmare day after day, a rebellious teen doomed...
  • Coachella 2014: Replacements? Pharrell? Wye Oak? Choices abound

    Coachella 2014: Replacements? Pharrell? Wye Oak? Choices abound
    And on this week's episode of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival ... As attendees happily filed into the Empire Polo Club in Indio on Friday for the second and final weekend of the Goldenvoice-promoted Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival,...