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  • Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor to lead NYC New Year's Eve countdown

    New York City is going to kick in the new year with one of its own: U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor, a native of the Bronx, has been tapped to lead the Times Square countdown on New Year's Eve on Tuesday. The announcement was made...
  • Gun control advocates take new look at strategy

    Gun control advocates take new look at strategy
    WASHINGTON — After a year that produced limited results, at best, for their cause, advocates of new gun-safety laws are recalibrating strategy, hoping to find more success at the ballot box and upset the conventional wisdom that opponents of gun...
  • Saturday's TV Highlights: 'Promised Land' on HBO

    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Nov. 3 - 9, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     --------------------   -------------------- SERIES Cupcake...
  • The Big Apple turns left

     The Big Apple turns left
    It appears likely that the next mayor of New York City will be a Red Sox fan. According to the rules of the New York I grew up in, I'd expect to see the Hudson turn into a river of blood and Zabar's to close due to a locust infestation before that...
  • Exciting new books by Holt and Spufford

    "Dante was a hyena that wrote poetry on tombs!" -- Friedrich Nietzsche Well, there are critics and then there are critics. Lately, thinking about the end of life, I have been going between two really interesting books that I recommend, if one feels...
  • L.A., New York, Chicago: Anyone want to be a transportation chief?

    L.A., New York, Chicago: Anyone want to be a transportation chief?
    So it’s official: The top transportation posts in the nation’s three largest cities are in play. Los Angeles’ Jaime De La Vega is out effective Dec. 1. New York’s Janette Sadik-Khan has made no announcements but has labeled her...
  • Democrats outspend GOP in Virginia governor's race

    Democrats outspend GOP in Virginia governor's race
    If there was any doubt that the stakes in Tuesday’s Virginia gubernatorial election extend far beyond Old Dominion’s borders, just look at the campaign funds the major party candidates have raised. Most of it comes from outside the state....
  • Policing, taxes at issue as New Yorkers choose a new mayor

    NEW YORK -- New York City’s mayoral campaign drew to a close Tuesday as voters began choosing between two main candidates who portrayed themselves as far different from outgoing Mayor Michael Bloomberg, but who each offered starkly opposing views on...
  • Bill de Blasio wins New York mayoral election

    Bill de Blasio wins New York mayoral election
    NEW YORK – With violent crime at historic lows but rents and homelessness at record highs, New Yorkers elected Democrat Bill de Blasio as their next mayor Tuesday after embracing his vow to bridge the gap between rich and poor and to end police...
  • T. Boone Pickens plans $20M gift to Hopkins

    T. Boone Pickens plans $20M gift to Hopkins
    Billionaire Texas oilman T. Boone Pickens has vision. It's 20/40. And the 85-year-old, who suffers from macular degeneration, wants to thank Johns Hopkins' Wilmer Eye Institute with a $20 million gift, among the largest ever for the program. Pickens,...
  • Mexico's Chamber of Deputies OKs junk food tax

    Mexico's Chamber of Deputies OKs junk food tax
    MEXICO CITY — It may soon cost more to get fat in Mexico. New taxes on high-calorie foods and sugary drinks were approved by Mexico's lower house of Congress in a marathon 18-hour session that ended Friday, and are likely to become law. They are...