Archive for November 17th, 2012

Kaiser Permanente confirms 530 layoffs locally

Health | | November 17 2012, 1:17 PM

Kaiser said the layoffs will be spread across its 65,700 employee workforce in offices and hospitals from Kern County to the Mexican border.

Do we really need a second presidential inauguration? | | November 17 2012, 8:25 AM

Post-election pomp and circumstance seem to be in our national DNA, but there have been some low-key inaugurals, including during the Great Depression.

UCLA defeats USC for just the second time in 14 years

The Latest | | November 17 2012, 4:27 PM

"It means so much to the seniors. Look at them," Bruin head coach Jim Mora said after the game. "It's awesome. I don't know what to say. What do you want me to say?"

Barack Obama 'unimpressed' photo with OC gymnast goes viral

The Latest | | November 17 2012, 2:42 PM

"He was the one who brought it up," 16-year-old McKayla Maroney of Laguna Niguel said, referring to the president. "He said, 'I pretty much do that face at least once a day.'"

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar gets his Staples Center statue

The Latest | | November 17 2012, 1:20 PM

Looking up and smiling at his likeness, Abdul-Jabbar said of the statue, "I'm glad we got here before the pigeons got to it."

How Hungry Girl shed the pounds without guilt

The Latest | | November 17 2012, 10:17 AM

She never set out to become the maven of guilt-free, fun-food dieting, the go-to girl for people who want to have their cake — and cheeseburgers and chili fries — and eat them, too, without getting fat.

Update: Three charged after Florence shooting wounds deputy

The Latest | | November 17 2012, 9:51 AM

Three of four suspected gang members have been charged with attempted murder after wounding an L.A. County deputy Friday night.

Video installation gives 20th anniversary encore in LA

Without A Net | | November 17 2012, 9:00 AM

Diana Thater is re-opening "Oo Fifi, Five Days in Claude Monet's Gardens, Part I and Part II" after 20 years, for an entirely new audience.

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