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Filmweek: Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, Her, Walking With Dinosaurs 3D and more

Filmweek: Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, Her, Walking With Dinosaurs 3D and more

Will Ferrell speaks to a VIP Newseum audience at a special evening with the “Anchorman” star at Annenberg Theater on December 3, 2013 in Washington, DC.; Credit: Larry French/Getty Images Larry and KPCC film critics Henry Sheehan, Wade Major and Charles Solomon review this week’s releases, including Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues, Her, Walking With Dinosaurs 3D and […]

Holiday menus, cookie champions and last-minute gift gab from the LA Times

Holiday menus, cookie champions and last-minute gift gab from the LA Times

; Credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images From hot cocktails for cold nights to leftover turkey made nice (with melted camembert and mostarda!), the Los Angeles Times Test Kitchen has you covered. Top LA Times chef Noelle Carter and the newspaper’s food writers have the spectacular annual version of the California Cookbook on their website. Another batch of recipes […]

Holiday menus, cookie champions and last-minute gift gab from the LA Times

Holiday menus, cookie champions and last-minute gift gab from the LA Times

; Credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images From hot cocktails for cold nights to leftover turkey made nice (with melted camembert and mostarda!), the Los Angeles Times Test Kitchen has you covered. Top LA Times chef Noelle Carter and the newspaper’s food writers have the spectacular annual version of the California Cookbook on their website. Another batch of recipes […]

Holiday menus, cookie champions and last-minute gift gab from the LA Times

Holiday menus, cookie champions and last-minute gift gab from the LA Times

; Credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images From hot cocktails for cold nights to leftover turkey made nice (with melted camembert and mostarda!), the Los Angeles Times Test Kitchen has you covered. Top LA Times chef Noelle Carter and the newspaper’s food writers have the spectacular annual version of the California Cookbook on their website. Another batch of recipes […]

Holiday menus, cookie champions and last-minute gift gab from the LA Times

Holiday menus, cookie champions and last-minute gift gab from the LA Times

; Credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images From hot cocktails for cold nights to leftover turkey made nice (with melted camembert and mostarda!), the Los Angeles Times Test Kitchen has you covered. Top LA Times chef Noelle Carter and the newspaper’s food writers have the spectacular annual version of the California Cookbook on their website. Another batch of recipes […]

Should a concealed carry gun permit be valid in every state?

Should a concealed carry gun permit be valid in every state?

Kristen Whitehurst demonstrates a holster disguised as a pager for carrying a concealed handgun during the NRA’s 125th Anniversary Annual Meetings and Exhibits in Dallas, Texas on April 19, 1996. ; Credit: PAUL K BUCK/AFP/Getty Images It’s become easier to carry a concealed gun in nearly every state in the US, but there’s one problem […]

Should a concealed carry gun permit be valid in every state?

Should a concealed carry gun permit be valid in every state?

Kristen Whitehurst demonstrates a holster disguised as a pager for carrying a concealed handgun during the NRA’s 125th Anniversary Annual Meetings and Exhibits in Dallas, Texas on April 19, 1996. ; Credit: PAUL K BUCK/AFP/Getty Images It’s become easier to carry a concealed gun in nearly every state in the US, but there’s one problem […]

Should a concealed carry gun permit be valid in every state?

Should a concealed carry gun permit be valid in every state?

Kristen Whitehurst demonstrates a holster disguised as a pager for carrying a concealed handgun during the NRA’s 125th Anniversary Annual Meetings and Exhibits in Dallas, Texas on April 19, 1996. ; Credit: PAUL K BUCK/AFP/Getty Images It’s become easier to carry a concealed gun in nearly every state in the US, but there’s one problem […]

Does Utah’s anti-polygamy law violate the Constitution?

Does Utah’s anti-polygamy law violate the Constitution?

TV personalities Meri Brwon, Janelle Brown, Kody Brown, Christine Brown and Robyn Brown speak duinrg the “Sister Wives” panel during the Discovery Communications portion of the 2010 Summer TCA pres tour held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in August 2010.; Credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images A federal judge ruled Friday that provisions of Utah’s ban […]

Was AP right to publish CIA agent exposé despite government objections?

Was AP right to publish CIA agent exposé despite government objections?

The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) logo is displayed in the lobby of CIA Headquarters in Langley, Virginia, on August 14, 2008.; Credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images It’s being described as the only secret kept hush in Washington for years. Last week, the Associated Press unveiled the alleged CIA connections of Robert Levinson, an American who disappeared […]