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Playboy Editorial Operations Relocate to Los Angeles

Folio Magazine – 2011-12-14

Playboy magazine will relocate its editorial, art and photo departments from Chicago to Los Angeles in April 2012, ending an almost 60-year occupancy in its Midwest headquarters.

Geoff Miller, Co-Founder of Los Angeles Magazine, Dies at 74

The New York Times – 2011-04-18

Geoff Miller, a longtime editor of Los Angeles magazine, in 1989.

Former Los Angeles County prosecutor challenges God in his new book

L.A. Times – 2011-04-17

Vincent Bugliosi, who wrote 'Helter Skelter' after he put Charles Manson in prison, tackles 'the God question' from his agnostic point of view.As a prosecutor, Vincent Bugliosi put Charles Manson...

Report released on 1970 killing of Los Angeles journalist

San Jose Mercury News – 2011-02-23

LOS ANGELES -- For many in the Latino community, the 1970 killing of Mexican-American journalist Ruben Salazar had the look of a political assassination.

'Los Angeles Times' Names New Magazine Publisher

Editor And Publisher – 2008-11-25

The Los Angeles Times named Penn Jones publisher of LA, the Los Angeles Times Magazine, which was re-tooled, re-named and switched to monthly publication in September.

Authors of IDW Publishing's Comic Book Bios of Obama and McCain in New York and Los Angeles for Book Signings This Week

Marketwire via Yahoo! Finance – 2008-10-06

WHAT: Authors of "Presidential Material," the eagerly anticipated biographies of Barak Obama/John McCain in comic book form, to sign copies at bookstores in New York City on Wednesday, October 8th,...

New Los Angeles Times Publisher Eddy Hartenstein asserts independence

Los Angeles Times – 2008-08-19

The Southland native says he will have more latitude from Tribune bosses in Chicago. The Los Angeles Times' new publisher, Eddy Hartenstein, said Monday that the newspaper would operate with greater...

Los Angeles Times Announces Hiring of New Publisher

New York Times – 2008-08-17

Eddy W. Hartenstein, a former head of DirecTV, will become publisher of The Los Angeles Times, the newspaper reported.

Los Angeles Times publisher resigns

Baltimore Sun – 2008-07-15

The Los Angeles Times says publisher David Hiller has resigned after 21 months at the helm of Tribune Co.'s largest paper. Hiller was the third publisher to lead the Times since Tribune Co. bought...

Getting a read on the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

Los Angeles Times – 2012-04-19

More than 400 authors are scheduled over the two days at USC. Writers as varied as Anne Rice and Jeff Kinney will hold court.What do Sugar Ray Leonard, Judy Blume, Betty White, T.C. Boyle, Rodney...

Los Angeles, a writer's challenge and glory

Los Angeles Times – 2012-04-22

Novelist Robert Crais draws from perspectives both near and far to uncover a city rich in mystery and opportunities.The Los Angeles Times determined we have 114 separate and distinct neighborhoods...

Los Angeles Times to discontinue LA, its Sunday magazine

Los Angeles Times – 2012-05-16

The magazine, which came out monthly, will print its final issue June 3.The Los Angeles Times said its Sunday magazine, facing tough challenges, will cease publication.

Los Angeles Times Shutting Down LA Magazine

Folio Magazine – 2012-05-16

The Los Angeles Times is shutting down its monthly Sunday magazine, LA. The last issue will be June 3rd and the closure comes after attempts to recast the publication through frequency reductions,...

Rupert Murdoch says Los Angeles Times purchase not a sure thing

Los Angeles Times – 2013-01-15

Now that Rupert Murdoch is spinning off News Corp.’s publishing properties into a separate company, media observers have identified the Los Angeles Times as a likely target for acquisition.

'Never Built Los Angeles' is a lavish counter-history

Los Angeles Times – 2013-08-01

Greg Goldin and Sam Lubell present a compendium of more than 100 architectural projects that never got off the ground. When, in the 1920s, the pioneering Southern California social critic Louis...

Dodgers owner could be interested in Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune

Reuters – 2013-08-27

Aug 26 (Reuters) - Another sports team owner is eyeing the possibility of becoming a newspaper publisher.

The Forbes 400 Opportunity: Purchase the Los Angeles Times for the People -- and Leave a Lasting Legacy

HuffingtonPost – 2013-10-03

Dear Warren Buffett, Bill Gates, and Other Billionaires: Congratulations on making the Forbes 400 list of the richest people in America. I saw each of you in the October 7, 2013, issue of the...

Woman Gives Birth In Los Angeles-Area Barnes & Noble

The Huffington Post – 2013-10-21

TORRANCE, Calif. -- TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) — A woman walked into a Los Angeles-area Barnes & Noble looking for books and came out with a baby instead. Firefighters delivered the newborn Friday...

Los Angeles Library To Offer High School Diplomas

The Huffington Post – 2014-01-09

A Los Angeles library plans to take its role as a place of learning a step farther and will start offering residents the opportunity to get an accredited high school diploma. The Los Angeles Public...

'Los Angeles Review of Books' To Launch New, Enhanced Web Site

Publishers Weekly – 2012-04-02

To coincide with its one-year anniversary on April 18, the Los Angeles Review of Books is re-launching its website in a multimedia platform that will include video, drop-down menus, and new feature...

'Los Angeles Review of Books' Debuts Preview Site

Publishers Weekly – 2011-04-19

In the first step of a two-phase launch, the long-awaited Los Angeles Review of Books has debuted its preview site at lareviewofbooks.org with essays and reviews by Ben Ehrenreich, Geoff Nicholson,...

The Los Angeles Film Festival's Stanley Cup stickiness

Los Angeles Times – 2014-06-12

When the Los Angeles Film Festival kicks off Wednesday night with "Snowpiercer," Bong Joon-ho's post-apocalyptic thriller set aboard a train traversing a frozen wasteland, it won't be the only...

Does Los Angeles Get Enough Love in Literary Circles?

Publishing Perspectives – 2014-07-18

Los Angeles might often be dismissed by the bookish as a 'Hollywood Town' but it is home to numerous small presses and a vibrant literary community.

Austin Beutner named publisher and CEO of the Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times – 2014-08-11

Austin Beutner, the civic leader and former Wall Street investment banker, is the new publisher and chief executive officer of the Los Angeles Times.

Austin Beutner Named Publisher and CEO of Los Angeles Times

Editor & Publisher – 2014-08-12

Austin Beutner, the civic leader and former Wall Street investment banker, is the new publisher and chief executive of the Los Angeles Times. Beutner, 54, who served as first deputy mayor of...

Career Beat: Nicco Mele is now associate publisher at The Los Angeles Times

Poynter. – 2014-11-18

Good morning! Here are some career updates from the journalism community: Nicco Mele is now deputy publisher at The Los Angeles Times. He is the co-founder of consulting firm Echo & Co. (The Los...

Spanish-Language Children's Bookstore Opens in Los Angeles

Publishers Weekly – 2015-03-26

La Librería is the first Spanish-language bookstore for children in Los Angeles County, home to 4.9 million Hispanics.

Los Angeles Times Book Prizes Winners Announced

Publishers Weekly – 2015-04-20

Siri Hustvedt, Claudia Rankine, and Elizabeth Kolbert were among the winners.

Los Angeles Times Issues Correction For John Muir Obituary 100 Years Later

The Huffington Post – 2015-04-22

The Los Angeles Times issued a correction this week for an obituary written in 1914. On April 21, the newspaper added this note to an obituary written for naturalist and author John Muir: The...

Mark Bradford's Los Angeles

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-19

Los Angeles has always served as a source of inspiration to Mark Bradford: the blinking, atomized landscape, the plentiful street signage, the bits of detritus that have a way of finding their way...

Lake Los Angeles woman accused of bludgeoning boyfriend with canned foods

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-19

A Lake Los Angeles woman is expected to be arraigned Friday on charges that she bludgeoned her boyfriend to death with cans of peas, carrots and chicken broth, prosecutors said.

What can you buy in the low $400,000s around Los Angeles?

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-20

Not every home in Los Angeles County goes for $1 million-plus. Here's a look at a few single-family homes around L.A. that are available in the low $400,000s.

Ann Ziff joins board of Los Angeles Opera

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-23

Ann Ziff, the noted philanthropist and chair of the Metropolitan Opera in New York, is adding another entry to her roster of Los Angeles board positions.

Minimum-wage vote to be delayed by Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-23

Los Angeles County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, the main proponent of raising the minimum wage in county unincorporated areas, said the vote scheduled for Tuesday will be postponed at the request of her...

Two people fatally shot in South Los Angeles

Los Angeles Times – 2015-06-28

Two people were fatally shot early Sunday in South Los Angeles, police said.

Airline caterer sues Los Angeles over order to pay a 'living wage'

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-01

An airline catering company has sued the city of Los Angeles to challenge an order that the company pay a "living wage" to 271 of its employees, dating back to 2010.

Los Angeles Times has added a reporter to cover Black Twitter

Poynter. – 2015-07-06

Los Angeles Times Managing Editor S. Mitra Kalita announced in a memo to staff on Monday that the Times has added a reporter to cover Black Twitter. Dexter Thomas joins us today to cover Black...

U.S. women celebrate World Cup win in Los Angeles

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-08

The U.S. women's soccer team celebrated its World Cup victory at L.A. Live in Los Angeles on Tuesday. The team arrived in L.A. on Monday a day after its 5-2 World Cup victory over Japan in Vancouver,...

Donald Trump defends his message, even in liberal Los Angeles

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-11

Donald Trump brought his Republican presidential campaign to Los Angeles on Friday, unrepentant over his inflammatory comments about Mexican immigrants that have drawn national ire and pushback from...

Protesters opposed to ICE in Los Angeles County jails arrested

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-16

Three people were arrested in Duarte on Wednesday after blocking an intersection in a protest over local police agencies' collaboration with federal immigration officials.

Venture capitalist investment staying robust across U.S., in Los Angeles

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-16

Despite their concerns that some start-ups are getting more investment than their business plans merit, venture capitalists aren't ready to slam the brakes.

Los Angeles County beaches reopen after lightning causes 2-hour closure

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-19

Los Angeles County beaches were reopened about 10 a.m. Saturday after being shut down for nearly two hours as thunderstorms hit the region.

NFL great Eric Dickerson hopes Rams return to Los Angeles

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-26

Eric Dickerson's bespectacled blue and yellow blur of a presence personified Los Angeles Rams football in the early 1980s, so it makes sense the Pro Football Hall of Fame running back would want to...

South Los Angeles shootings

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-28

Thursday 1 9:40 p.m: 2 boys and a woman were struck by gunfire. Friday 2 2 a.m: A gang member was shot. Saturday 3 4 p.m: A man was shot and killed in a car-to-car shooting. 4 5 p.m: A man was shot...

U.S. Olympic Committee contacts Los Angeles about 2024 Summer Games

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-29

It did not take long for the U.S. Olympic Committee to contact Los Angeles about stepping in as a replacement bidder for the 2024 Summer Games.

La delegación cubana llegó con gran entusiasmo a Los Ángeles

Los Angeles Times – 2015-07-30

En las Olimpiadas Especiales del año 1987, el equipo nacional de Cuba decidió visitar la ciudad de Miami.

Los Angeles' new trigger-lock law is a small step toward a safer city

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-06

The Los Angeles City Council wisely voted Tuesday to require handgun owners keep their weapons securely stored or fitted with a trigger lock when they aren't being carried, steps that should help...

Los Angeles reaches tentative labor deal with 20,000 city employees

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-06

City officials have reached a tentative contract agreement with the unions representing more than half Los Angeles' civilian workforce, bringing within reach the conclusion to more than a year of...

Architect Frank Gehry is helping L.A. to redevelop the Los Angeles River

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-07

Renowned architect Frank Gehry is working with Los Angeles officials in the public and private sector to draft a new master plan for the redevelopment of the Los Angeles River.

Bernie Sanders in Los Angeles: 'This is an economy that is rigged'

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-11

Tonight on Trail Guide, your daily tour through the peaks and valleys of the 2016 presidential campaign, we're at the Memorial Sports Arena, where Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders is...

What time and where is the Los Angeles Dew Tour event?

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-14

What: A skateboarding competition and festival.

Exhibit's treasure trove illustrates history of Los Angeles

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-16

What can we learn about Los Angeles history from an object that looks like a metal plunger, or maybe a large cooking pot, with a pipe rising out of its lid?

Post-diversity, post-sprawl: D.J. Waldie's response to how we talk about Los Angeles

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-19

A couple of weeks back, I had an online conversation with writers D.J. Waldie, Josh Kun and Lynell George about how we look at Los Angeles -- or, more accurately, how we should be looking at Los...

The true, heroic, and complex story of how water came to Los Angeles

The Christian Science Monitor – 2015-08-20

As southern Californians grapple with drought, ‘Water to the Angels’ tells the fascinating history behind the state's water politics.

Los Angeles County mental health director announces retirement

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-25

The director of Los Angeles County's mental health department -- the largest public mental health system in the nation -- announced Monday that he plans to retire effective Nov. 6.

Sean Hayes to star in 'Act of God' in Los Angeles

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-26

Prepare ye, Los Angeles: The second coming of "An Act of God" is at hand.

Proposed venues for 2024 Los Angeles Olympics

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-26

The bid book for the 2024 Olympics that Los Angeles officials released Tuesday laid out an initial blueprint for 30 or so proposed venues.

Los Angeles City Council delays vote on bid for 2024 Olympics

Los Angeles Times – 2015-08-27

Los Angeles City Council members delayed a decision Wednesday on whether the city should pursue the chance to host the 2024 Summer Olympics, saying they needed more time to review extensive plans for...

City Council approves Los Angeles' bid for 2024 Summer Olympics

Los Angeles Times – 2015-09-02

The final obstacle between Los Angeles and a bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics was cleared Tuesday morning when City Council voted 15-0 to authorize Mayor Eric Garcetti to pursue the bid.

Los Angeles faces new bidding process in race for 2024 Olympics

Los Angeles Times – 2015-09-02

The past few weeks have brought more clarity to the race for the 2024 Summer Olympics, with Los Angeles joining an international field of candidates that includes Paris, Rome and Hamburg, Germany.

How a dumpy Los Angeles hotel room became a metaphor for school choice

Los Angeles Times – 2015-09-04

Shavar Jeffries, the new president of Democrats for Education Reform, used a hotel in Los Angeles this week to explain how school choice could work.

A sense of pride for Guatemalans in Los Angeles

Los Angeles Times – 2015-09-05

After months of peaceful protests, Guatemalans celebrated this week at the news that President Otto Perez Molina had resigned and was then jailed in connection with a customs corruption scandal that...

Los Angeles Times ousts publisher after 1 year

San Jose Mercury News – 2015-09-09

The Los Angeles Times says that its publisher, Austin Beutner, is being replaced a little more than a year after taking the post.

Tim Ryan named publisher of the Los Angeles Times

Poynter. – 2015-09-08

The Baltimore Sun | L.A. Observed Tim Ryan, publisher of The Baltimore Sun, has been named publisher of the Los Angeles Times amid a public and abrupt executive shuffle for Tribune...

Tribune Publishing Dismisses Los Angeles Times Publisher and CEO

Editor & Publisher – 2015-09-08

In a major newspaper industry shake-up, Austin Beutner was fired Monday as publisher and CEO of the Los Angeles Times and San Diego Union-Tribune, sources close to the situation said.   Beutner,...

Austin Buetner: Los Angeles Times publisher fired abruptly

The Guardian – 2015-09-09

‘I am not departing by choice’ – former investment banker hired a year ago by Tribune Publishing announces departure on Facebook, saying email was cut off Tribune Publishing Company has fired...

Air conditioning isn't working in hundreds of Los Angeles classrooms

Los Angeles Times – 2015-09-10

It was 84 degrees in Julie LaConde's eighth-grade classroom Wednesday morning.

LA24 releases video for Los Angeles' 2024 Summer Olympics bid

Los Angeles Times – 2015-09-14

LA24 has released a video touting the city's campaign to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.

Rain in Los Angeles: It happens and this is what it looks like

Los Angeles Times – 2015-09-16

It's been a rain-drenched Tuesday in Southern California. Many commutes were severly hampered by worse-than-usual traffic. And those drivers were the lucky ones. The swollen San Gabriel River caused...

Why Tribune Publishing can’t sell the Los Angeles Times without blowing up the company

Poynter. – 2015-09-16

Commemorative banners hang on the building housing the Los Angeles Times, managed by the Tribune Publishing. File photo from 2006. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)The tom toms continue beating in Los Angeles...

Man's body found under mud, debris in Angeles National Forest

Los Angeles Times – 2015-09-21

A hiker in the San Gabriel Mountains made a grisly discovery on Sunday: a man's body partly covered in mud and other debris, authorities said.

A Firing at The Los Angeles Times Focuses Discontent

Editor & Publisher – 2015-09-21

In January, Jack Griffin, the chief executive of Tribune Publishing Company, took his senior management team to visit The Los Angeles Times, the jewel in his company’s portfolio of...

Fall storm skirts Los Angeles, making prospect of rain less likely

Los Angeles Times – 2015-09-22

A shifty weather pattern greeted Southern California on Monday, driving up temperatures that suddenly dipped, while the forecasted storms skirted by Los Angeles but will send heavy cloud cover over...

How Los Angeles' homeless crisis got so bad

Los Angeles Times – 2015-09-23

So how did L.A.'s homeless problem get so bad?

Casey Wasserman builds Los Angeles connections with USOC

Los Angeles Times – 2015-09-26

Not a whole lot about Los Angeles' proposal to host the 2024 Summer Olympics has changed in the three weeks since the city officially entered the race.

Football: Los Angeles (4-0) will be getting more help

Los Angeles Times – 2015-09-28

Football players who have missed about a month of the season after transferring without moving will become eligible on Oct. 5, and one team that should benefit is Los Angeles.

Bernie Sanders coming to Los Angeles after first debate

Los Angeles Times – 2015-10-10

More from Trail Guide Oct. 8 Joe Biden doesn't want ad invoking family's deadly car wreck to air, source says Oct. 7 Bernie Sanders nets his first endorsement from a member of Congress Oct. 6 Ben...

Deer hunters in Angeles National Forest find human skull

Los Angeles Times – 2015-10-13

A couple of bow-and-arrow wielding deer hunters found a human skull in the Angeles National Forest and authorities are trying to identify it. The hunters found the skull about 5:30 p.m. Monday on a...

'Carrie: The Musical' returns with a fresh splash at downtown's Los Angeles Theatre

Los Angeles Times – 2015-10-15

What a difference a second look makes. When “Carrie: The Musical” hit La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts in the spring, I found its immersive execution spectacular, its performances...

Fired Los Angeles Times Publisher Urges Local Ownership

Editor & Publisher – 2015-10-23

Austin Beutner, the Los Angeles Times publisher who was recently fired by Tribune Publishing, said he is not directly involved in ongoing talks to buy the newspaper.   But he sounds like a...

How much house does $750,000 buy in Los Angeles County?

Los Angeles Times – 2015-10-24

What kind of house does about $750,000 buy in Los Angeles County? In East Hollywood, a Colonial Craftsman with period details. In Topanga, a tree-topped retreat. And, yes, a home in Malibu. Here’s...

Los Angeles Times buyout offer prompts 15 percent of newsroom to raise their hands

Poynter. – 2015-10-30

Fifteen percent of The Los Angeles Times newsroom has applied for buyouts, according to a source with knowledge of the process. At least 75 individuals in the 500-person flagship of Tribune...

Craftsman homes around Los Angeles for less than $750,000

Los Angeles Times – 2015-11-07

The Craftsman bungalow, popularized during the Arts and Crafts movement in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, is a prominent fixture in the Southland, with variations found throughout Southern...

'Lost Landscapes of Los Angeles': Rick Prelinger's new film of old home movies and studio outtakes

Los Angeles Times – 2015-11-16

A camera pans the streets of downtown Los Angeles from the window of a moving car, cruising past Mickie's Café, John's Dog House, an Orange Julius, the Angel's Flight Café and the Burbank...

CBS pulls terror episodes of 'Supergirl' and 'NCIS: Los Angeles' after Paris attacks

Los Angeles Times – 2015-11-17

CBS has pulled Monday's terror-themed episodes of "Supergirl" and "NCIS: Los Angeles" after last week's Paris terror attacks.  In Monday's "Supergirl," the hero was supposed to be saving National...

Creating a green Los Angeles needs to start with our buildings, not our cars

Los Angeles Times – 2015-11-24

Many of us living here in Los Angeles try our best to be as environmentally responsible as possible. It’s a difficult task, because, until recently, we’ve essentially been operating blind when it...

Los Angeles' failure to zone

Los Angeles Times – 2015-11-26

To the editor: The city of Los Angeles fails to update its community plans and fails to track its infrastructure needs. Then it uses those failures to excuse itself for failing to adhere to outdated...

How much house does $500,000 buy in Los Angeles County?

Los Angeles Times – 2015-11-28

The median price for single-family homes in Los Angeles County, based on more than 4,800 sales, was $510,000 in October, according to CoreLogic. But how much house does half a million dollars buy?...

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