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  • Times' Paul Pringle wins George Polk Award for SEIU stories

    Times' Paul Pringle wins George Polk Award for SEIU stories
    Los Angeles Times staff writer Paul Pringle has won a George Polk Award for investigative stories that "revealed potential corruption" in California's largest union local, it was announced today. In August, Pringle reported that a Los Angeles local of...
  • BREAKFAST UPDATE: What Else Is News?

    BREAKFAST UPDATE: What Else Is News?
    THE PARADES BEGIN AT TULIP TIME HOLLAND - The busy streets of Holland will fill with street scrubbers, klompen dancers, and FOX 17 Morning News anchors. The first of the big Tulip Time parades, the Volksparade, begins klomping down 8th Street in...
  • MUGSHOTS TO MILLIONS?

    MUGSHOTS TO MILLIONS?
    Kobe Bryant is an Olympic gold medalist and international pitchman. Dany Heatley ranked among the NHL's top 10 goal scorers this season and last year was MVP of hockey's world championships. Leonard Little is an aging pass rusher for one of football's...
  • Top Local Stories

    Police and Firefighters to Get Pay Raises Birmingham police and firefighters may finally be getting the pay raises they have been trying to get for years. This morning, Birmingham Mayor Larry Langford will unveil his pay-raise proposal at the city...
  • Mayor's supporters underwhelmed by case

    Sheila Dixon looks far from finished. The Baltimore mayor dug in yesterday after being indicted on a dozen counts related to gifts she allegedly received, and the city's political establishment, so far, is standing firmly behind her. Many said they don't...
  • Inquiry threatens Dixon's momentum

    Inquiry threatens Dixon's momentum
    Six months into her historic term as Baltimore's first female mayor, Sheila Dixon has been riding high - the homicide rate is at a two-decade low, the City Council passed her budget almost untouched, and she has won praise for her work on gun control...
  • Some see cloud over City Hall

    With the raid of Mayor Sheila Dixon's house, the complicated financial investigation that has bubbled through Baltimore news cycles for years officially jumped the local threshold. Political and public relations experts say this whiff of scandal will...
  • Nation in Brief / MICHIGAN Detroit mayor: 'I truly apologize'

    Detroit Mayor Kwame M. Kilpatrick pleaded for forgiveness from his family and his constituents in an emotional televised speech, his delayed response to recently revealed racy text messages that contradicted his sworn testimony that he did not have a...
  • Detroit mayor names new aide

    Detroit Democratic Mayor Kwame M. Kilpatrick named a new chief of staff a day after the woman who previously held the post resigned amid allegations that she and the mayor had lied under oath about an affair. Kandia Milton, who has served as deputy chief...
  • Mayormania

    Welcome back to the Opinion L.A. News Quiz. This week's quiz is in three parts: A trivia question (no prize awarded); a limerick competition (prize awarded!); and a caption contest (prize awarded!). If years of scandal have taught you more than you...
  • Catching up: Barracuda II, Oprah, Nielsen, Kwame

     
    Yesterday was an extraordinarily busy day, and we didn't get to posting a few things that merit some notice: 1. McCain slightly exceeded Obama's Nielsen rating for his acceptance speech, with both topping 38 million viewers. This is a......