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  • E. Richard 'Rick' Brown dies at 70; pioneer in study of public health

    E. Richard 'Rick' Brown dies at 70; pioneer in study of public health
    E. Richard "Rick" Brown, the founding director of the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research who pioneered the collection and wide dissemination of health survey data to influence public policy and was a leading advocate for healthcare reform, has died....
  • Assembly race endorsements don't take a holiday

     
    The Thanksgiving holiday didn’t slow the pace for state Assembly candidates seeking supporters. Pasadena City Councilman Chris Holden, a Democrat who is running for the newly drawn 41st District, scored backing from the California League of...
  • Same-sex union -- it's personal

    When Jackie Goldberg and Sharon Stricker headed to San Francisco to get married four years ago, they saw their wedding as a political statement. It surprised them both when, halfway through the ceremony on the steps of the City Hall rotunda, the usually...
  • Amid budget gap, 'fantastic' ideas joust with fiscal reality

    Amid budget gap, 'fantastic' ideas joust with fiscal reality
    He has prided himself on thinking big, and used his larger-than-life persona to advocate grand visions for California's future. But as Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger begins his fifth year at the helm of the state, he is hemmed in by the past, staring at a...
  • MariaCare or SheilaCare? Both miss the point

    In their debate on the California health care initiative, both Daniel Zingale and Anthony Wright think that big government is the solution to our healthcare woes. Zingale, Maria Shriver's chief of staff, represents Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's solution:...
  • Our healthcare plan will work

    Even though the healthcare reform bill passed by the Assembly was negotiated with a Republican governor, ABX1-1 is very much a Democratic proposal at heart— witness its significant expansion to cover 3.6 million uninsured Californians, including 800,000...
  • Do dead celebs have rights?

    Dying isn't so good for one's work ethic, but it doesn't stop the work from continuing to earn money. Copyrights last for 70 years after the death of the author, composer or artist. Patent royalties can be collected for up to 20 years, with or without the...
  • A choice, for a change

    Like popes, Los Angeles County supervisors have to win an election to land the job, but once in, they're sitting pretty. The last time there was a contested supervisor election, George Bush was president -- the Bush who didn't send U.S. forces into...
  • Bill Stall dies at 71; Pulitzer-Prize winning editorial writer for The Times

    Bill Stall dies at 71; Pulitzer-Prize winning editorial writer for The Times
    William R. Stall, a longtime staff member of the Los Angeles Times who was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for editorial writing in 2004, died Sunday at his home in Sacramento. He was 71. Stall had been in failing health much of the year and died of...
  • Slaying turns up heat on legal system

    Each year, the Los Angeles County court system handles more than 20,000 cases of felony domestic violence. But those who have long dealt with the issue said they would be hard-pressed to find another case in which the system so failed the victim as the...
  • Tahoe fire shows cost of paradise still rising

    Tahoe fire shows cost of paradise still rising
    Sacramento — ANOTHER natural disaster, another lesson. But not the predictable lesson. Not the tired, nagging lecture about people who insist on living in the trees and on the bluffs, at the edge of the surf and along the riverbanks, asking for...