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Watching TV news last week, Irene McCormack was shaken by a painful realization. She’d been here before. “To quote a famous sports figure,” she said, “it was déjà vu all over again.” O
The Chancellor said fixing the housing market was a 'crucial part' of ensuring the younger generation are not the first since the Black Death to be less prosperous than their parents.
In a superhero showdown, the combined forces of Warner Bros.' "Justice League" was enough to topple "Thor: Ragnarok" from the top spot on the box office charts, despite a soft opening for the DC C
Mel Tillis, the longtime country star who wrote hits for Kenny Rogers, Ricky Skaggs and many others, and overcame a stutter to sing on dozens of his own singles, has died. A spokesman for Tillis,
LaToya Cantrell, a City Council member who first gained a political following as she worked to help her hard-hit neighborhood recover from Hurricane Katrina, won a historic election Saturday that
Why Charles Manson's health problems remains shrouded in secrecy
Thalerâ??s initial tweet on demonetisation last year in which he appeared to praise the exercise became the BJPâ??s prized weapon to silence any opposition for the governmentâ??s move to devalue
The accusation against the Los Angeles gang cop was as strange as it was troubling. A police sergeant hundreds of miles away in Nevada claimed that LAPD Det. Frank Flores and one of his gang infor
Hello! I’m Mark Olsen. Welcome to another edition of your regular field guide to a world of Only Good Movies. It’s easy to get cynical about awards season. Last weekend’s Governors Awards ce
The Rams are 7-2 and in first place in the NFC West heading into Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. The game against the 7-2 Vikings is the first of
What is Pod living in retirement? Imagine a space or a place that you can share life and expenses with friends. I'm not talking about a 55+ community in Florida; you get to design your life in retirem
Robert Mugabe, remote, aloof and arrogant, regards himself as the last of the African liberation war heroes, with no living peers left. He carefully created the militaristic state that kept him in
Sonidos Gitanos Flamenco from Andalusia, Spain, with Maria Bermudez and company. El Portal MainStage Theatre, 5269 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood. Sun., 6 p.m. $40-$75. (818) 508-4200. Spirit
Bach & Pergolesi Guest conductor Emmanuelle Haïm leads the L.A. Phil in Purcell’s Suite from “The Fairy Queen,” Bach’s Suite No. 3 in D, and Pergolesi’s “Stabat mater” with soprano
Capsule reviews are by Philip Brandes (P.B.), F. Kathleen Foley (F.K.F.), Margaret Gray (M.G.), Charles McNulty (C.M.), Daryl H. Miller (D.H.M.) and David C. Nichols (D.C.N.). Openings Encuentro d
Nov. 22 Coco A young boy with musical aspirations visits the Land of the Dead. Voices of Gael García Bernal, Anthony Gonzalez, Benjamin Bratt, Renée Victor. Directed by Lee Unkrich. Co-directed
Zimbabwe's ruling party Central Committee fired longtime President Robert Mugabe as party leader Sunday, saying that if he doesn't resign as the country's president by noon Monday they will begin
Issue was raised in a hearing related to Indian Overseas Bank's plea against Amtek Auto
To the editor: The photo you ran in the paper of the celebrating House members and a quote in the article by Sen. Dianne Feinstein say it all. (“House passes its tax reform plan as Senate versio
The $14 billion in improvements at LAX have stolen the show, but the airport is not the only place that’s getting a face-lift. Check out the nearby hotels on Century Boulevard for a happy surpri
To the editor: I was born and raised in Alabama in a Baptist church, and I doubt that GOP Senate nominee Roy Moore has much to worry about. In fact, I largely credit my religious upbringing with m
To the editor: Sport? Killing an elephant is as much of a sport as shooting a parked car. (“Does trophy hunting ‘enhance survival of the species’? Trump administration policy allowing elepha
Traveling to a cold-weather destination for the holidays? Here are some neat new take-alongs for warming up inside and out. Big sippers When I take my coffee on the road, I want it to stay hot, bu
To the editor: Steve Lopez is under the impression that “most renters do not live in rent controlled units,” when in the city of Los Angeles, about 80% of all rental units are covered under th
Two endangered Asian elephants have been hit and killed by a passenger train near the city of Gauhati in northeastern India. Wildlife warden Prodipta Baruah says the elephants were part of a herd
For those of us trying to be seen more for our contribution at the office than for what makes us different than our colleagues, setting goals successfully and succeeding are critical. The 5-step, Q.U.
We round up the Sunday newspaper share tips. This week, Midas analyses drugs firm Amryt, the Times looks at Merlin Entertainments, and the Telegraph assesses Equiniti.
Just over a year ago, my pocket was picked while I was walking down a crowded sidewalk. Although the thieves didn’t manage to snatch my wallet, they did take my iPhone. My first thought was to r
Filmmaker Brett Ratner has long surrounded himself with powerful friends, including music mogul Russell Simmons and filmmaker James Toback, who've shared his playboy lifestyle. And like Ratner, th
President Trump and his Republicans are still trying to sell their tax bill as a “middle class tax cut.” The middle class isn’t buying it—but that won’t stop Congress from passing some v
Have a question about the NFL? Ask Times NFL writer Sam Farmer, and he will answer as many as he can online and in the Sunday editions of the newspaper throughout the season. Email questions to: s
Travel is hard enough. We want to make it easier. Here's how.
Across America, farm families — including mine — are grappling with big changes. In April, my 81-year-old father was diagnosed with advanced congestive heart failure on the same day Mom was tr
Ramp up to that Thanksgiving dinner with a walk or a run at the beach, then jump full-tilt into the holiday season with craft fairs and Santa on a surfboard. Dana Point Make space for calories wit
Luanda - Angola’s Ministry of Finance confirmed Saturday the arrest on Friday of the National Treasury Director, Edson Augusto dos Santos Vaz, by the Criminal Investigation Service (SIC). ,  
The Chancellor said fixing the housing market was a 'crucial part' of ensuring the younger generation are not the first since the Black Death to be less prosperous than their parents.
With the holidays upon us, here are the best credit cards for holiday shopping. These cards can save you money on Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
The accusation against the Los Angeles gang cop was as strange as it was troubling. A police sergeant hundreds of miles away in Nevada claimed that LAPD Det. Frank Flores and one of his gang infor
The first to die was her friend “Ken Dog.” Five months later, her fiancé was gunned down, then another friend, “Bug” — all on the same South Los Angeles street corner. Semaj Smith lives
The lights remain off in bustling cities and in small rural villages. Gas generators, the only alternative to the downed power lines that seem to be everywhere, continuously hum outside hospitals
Dear Liz: I hear so much talk about waiting to collect Social Security. What are good reasons to start collecting Social Security at age 62? I recently retired from the military with a monthly ret
The E-Pace is expected to build on the success of Jaguar’s first ever SUV, the bigger F-Pace, and win over a new breed of family buyers to the firm.
NPAs of public sector banks increased to Rs 7.33 lakh cr by June 2017
Police on the southern Japanese island of Okinawa are investigating a fatal traffic accident that occurred Sunday when a truck driven by a U.S. Marine collided with a small truck at an intersectio
Move expected to speed up the opening of Aadhaar enrolment and updation centres at bank premises
Regina Bateson was at home trying to get her young children to fall asleep before they realized Donald Trump would be their next president. Jessica Morse was volunteering in an empty office in Col
Politics is full of references likening one group or another to a “sleeping giant,” a powerful voting bloc that could change the outcome in any given election. In California, it’s almost alw
Assemblyman Travis Allen and businessman John Cox, two politicians unfamiliar to most Californians, share an audacious goal that no Republican has achieved in more than a decade: to be elected gov
The depth of the Corona del Mar High girls’ tennis team was a strength all season, so perhaps it was fitting that the last match of the year came down to No. 3 doubles to decide it. CdM senior E
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