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  • California lawmakers want to stop runaway film production, except porn

    California lawmakers want to stop runaway film production, except porn
    The state Senate Appropriations Committee will soon take up two very different bills that could determine whether California remains the nation’s moviemaking capital. Assembly Bill 1839 would significantly boost the size of tax credits...
  • Runaway Production Has Cost California $2 Billion Since 2010

    For the first time, there's a calculation of just how much coin California is losing as a result of runaway production -- and it's not a pretty picture. According to the California Film Commission, the state has lost $2 billion in production spending...
  • Virginia history book wins 2014 Pulitzer Prize

    Virginia history book wins 2014 Pulitzer Prize
    “The Internal Enemy: Slavery and War in Virginia, 1772-1832” by historian Alan Taylor won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for history. The book, which examines the impact of runaway slaves from Virginia who fled to the British for protection and...
  • South L.A. rally takes aim at sex trade

    South L.A. rally takes aim at sex trade
    The hundreds of people marching against prostitution on Saturday, along one of the city's busiest sex-for-sale corridors, were a sign of how the tide has turned and the weapons have changed in the battle against what used to be considered a "victimless...
  • Suspect in killing runaway Amber Creek pleads not guilty

    Suspect in killing runaway Amber Creek pleads not guilty
    The Palatine man charged with killing 14-year-old runaway Amber Creek in 1997 pleaded not guilty to intentional homicide in a Wisconsin courtroom this morning, according to online court records. James Eaton, 36, could face a mandatory life sentence if...
  • Condo board squanders funds on pizza, other expenses

    Question: Our homeowners association has a runaway board with no concept of reality. There are 36 condominium units with several assessments covering "renovations" where repairs were carefully itemized. Our first assessment was $23,000, and the second...
  • Bull Market: Graphic designer creates homage to Baltimore's runaway steer

    Bull Market: Graphic designer creates homage to Baltimore's runaway steer
    You've seen the photos and the crazy video. Maybe you even caught a glimpse of that poor, doomed steer prancing through the streets of Baltimore. Now the iconic image of a steer* walking under a sign for "Lake Trout Fried Chicken" can live on in your...
  • Rescuers fail to find missing firefighter in Los Padres Forest

    Rescuers fail to find missing firefighter in Los Padres Forest
    A small team of rescuers continued to scour the wilderness of the Los Padres National Forest late Thursday for a missing firefighter and his dog, but major search operations were suspended until Friday morning. Authorities said Mike Herdman...
  • Man found dead on Northwest Side after disappearing at cemetery

    Man found dead on Northwest Side after disappearing at cemetery
    A man who was reported missing after being last seen in a Norridge cemetery a week ago was found dead Friday in a vehicle in the Jefferson Park neighborhood, authorities said. Donald Ritt, 63, had been last seen June 1 at Acacia Cemetery, 7800 W. Irving...
  • Vision for Lower Castaways parcel takes shape

    Vision for Lower Castaways parcel takes shape
    The Newport Beach City Council gave a nod of support Tuesday toward the development of open space at the northeast corner of Dover Drive and East Coast Highway. Known as the Lower Castaways, the 4-acre parcel is being reconceived as a hub for bikers,...
  • Blake Nelson and the runaways of Venice Beach

    Blake Nelson and the runaways of Venice Beach
    Blake Nelson was in his mid-40s when he decided he wanted to learn how to surf. By then, he was already the author of a dozen books, including the Young Adult favorites "Paranoid Park" and "Girl." Nelson jokes that surfing was part of his "midlife crisis....