Two options for L.A. school board in filling Marguerite LaMottes seat
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 18:09:31 -0800L.A. Unified can replace LaMotte by appointment or by special election. Each option comes with varying consequences. The death this week of Los Angeles school board member Marguerite Poindexter LaMotte will have immediate pragmatic and political implications for L.A. Unified, including the challenge of how to fill her vacant seat.
Star Gas Partners, L.P. Reports Fiscal 2013 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 13:01:00 -0800STAMFORD, Conn. -- Star Gas Partners, L.P. (the "Partnership" or "Star") , a home energy distributor and services provider specializing in home heating oil, today filed its fiscal 2013 ...
C?dIvoire: lopposition va ? rejoindre bient? le gouvernement, annonce Alassane Ouattara
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 07:51:21 -0800Le chef de l'Etat ivoirien, Alassane Ouattara, a annonc?ercredi ?idi? dans la r?on de Yamoussoukro que les partis politiques de l'opposition vont ? rejoindre bient? le gouvernement, estimant que ce sont des ? fr?s ? qu'il ? ne faut pas consid?r comme des opposants ?.
LIrlande, premier pays de la zone euro ?ortir du plan daide
Fri, 13 Dec 2013 04:01:00 -0800L'Irlande deviendra dimanche le premier pays de la zone euro sous assistance financi? ?'affranchir de l'aide de ses partenaires, mais le pays a encore de nombreux ...
L-L GIRLS BASKETBALL 2013-14: Personnel changes leave a good bit of wiggle room as league play opens
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 21:26:46 -0800Some call it a "down year."Some call it intriguing.Others call it nerve-wracking.However you define it, this is not your normal Lancaster-Lebanon League girls' basketball season. You know, the kind where everyone knows who the hands-down favorites are before a ball even hits the hardwood.Take last y...
L.A. City Council drops push for increase in gift limit
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 19:44:53 -0800After criticism over ethics, the L.A. City Council decides to leave the limit on gifts elected officials can receive at $100 a year. The Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday abandoned its plan for hiking the limit on gifts that can be accepted by elected and other high-level officials, opting to leave the amount unchanged. ? ? ? ?
L.A. Sheriffs Deputies Indicted On Corruption, Civil Rights Abuses
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 04:43:25 -0800On Monday, federal prosecutors announced indictments against 18 current and former deputies of the L.A. Sheriff's department for corruption and civil rights abuses inside the nation's largest municipal jail system.
Buckeye Partners, L.P. Announces Acquisition of Liquid Petroleum Products Terminals Network From Hess for $850 Million
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 10:53:30 -0800HOUSTON -- Buckeye Partners, L.P. ("Buckeye") announced today that it has completed its purchase of 20 liquid petroleum products terminals with total storage capacity of approximately 39 million ...
Letters: A champion of arts education in L.A.
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 06:32:09 -0800Re "Strong-minded member of L.A. school board," Obituary, Dec. 6
L-L GIRLS BASKETBALL 2013-14: A team-by-team glance
Thu, 12 Dec 2013 21:11:38 -0800Scoring averages are from 2012-13 season.Section OneCEDAR CRESTCoach: Jim DonmoyerLast Year's Record: 8-8 L-L, 9-14 overallKey Losses: F Gabbi Donmoyer (3.5), G Maria Battle (3.1).Top Returnees: F Alex Rich, Jr. (10.4); G Nikki Wagner, Jr. (8.0); G Rachel Miller, Jr. (6.8); F Emily Wagner, Jr. (4.2)...