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October 28, 1985 | Associated Press
The 20th game of the World Chess championship between titlist Anatoly Karpov and challenger Gary Kasparov was drawn Sunday after the 85th move, bringing the score in the series to 11-9 in Kasparov's favor. The game, in which Karpov, 34, played the white pieces, was begun Saturday night and adjourned with Kasparov's sealed 41st move. A maximum of four games remain in the title series, and Kasparov's two-point lead is considered by most chess experts to be unbeatable so late in the championship.
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April 8, 1987
Tuesday Results (Inc.) designates incumbent. Winners in bold type. Inglewood Runoff candidates in italics and have an asterisk (*) following their names. 57 of 57 precincts FINAL CITY COUNCIL District 3 Vote % Bruce U. Smith (Inc.)* 702 45.2 Ann A. Wilk* 462 29.7 Claude R. Lataillade 391 25.1 District 4 Vote % Garland L. Hardeman* 533 48.2 Ervin (Tony) Thomas* 327 29.6 William E. Jenkins 180 16.2 Joseph Young 65 5.9 CITY TREASURER Vote % Wanda M. Brown* 3,080 48.1 H. Stanley Jones (Inc.
NEWS
November 8, 1990
DISTRICT 1 100% Precincts Reporting: votes (%) William M. Bennett* (D): 1,015,754 (52) Jeff Wallack (R): 775,977 (40%) Michael R. Iddings (L): 169,116 (9%) DISTRICT 2 100% Precincts Reporting: votes (%) Brad Sherman (D): 831,405 (52%) Claude W. Parrish (R): 616,821 (38%) Nancy Lawrence (P): 70,685 (4%) L. Sapowsky-Smith (L): 56,149 (4%) Nicholas W. Kudrovzeff (A): 37,706 (2%) DISTRICT 3 100% Precincts Reporting: votes (%) E. Dronenburg Jr.* (R): 856,838 (50%) Floyd L.
ENTERTAINMENT
December 15, 2011 | By Greg Braxton, Los Angeles Times
Several well-established series scored major nominations in television categories for the 18 t h annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, which will also feature a showdown among three of film's most honored actresses. "Boardwalk Empire," HBO's drama about the rise of a gangster in Prohibition-era Atlantic City, received nominations for performance by a male actor in a television series (Steve Buscemi) and performance by an ensemble in a drama series. Buscemi, last year's winner, is nominated with Kyle Chandler ("Friday Night Lights")
BUSINESS
March 7, 1986 | MARTHA GROVES, Times Staff Writer
With many customers already bogged down by hefty installment payments, the nation's major merchants failed to geNerate much enthusiasm among shoppers in February, according to humdrum sales reports issued Thursday. Among the mass merchants, J. C. Penney reported an increase of 7.4% over the same month last year, with apparel and soft home furnishings the main bright spots. By contrast, Sears, Roebuck & Co.
BUSINESS
August 24, 1995 | From Times Wire Services
The personal income of Americans living in the West, including California, grew more slowly than that of people in any other part of the country last year, a Commerce Department study shows. Residents of the Plains states enjoyed the fastest growth in personal incomes, boosted in part by a rebound in farm income that had fallen during the 1993 Midwest floods.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 5, 2008
Los Angeles County -- Propositions -- Supervisor 2nd District -- -- Mark Ridley-Thomas 56,951 45 Bernard C. Parks 50,051 40 Antonio Alvarez 5,012 4 Martin L. K Aubrey 4,021 3 Thomas Neusom 2,946 2 D. Smith Jr. 2,249 2 Morris Griffin 1,935 2 Drew Fenton 1,762 1 F. Thompson 815 1 -- -- 4th District -- -- Don Knabe 78,002 70 Marylou Cabral 19,915 18 Jay Shah 14,065 13 -- -- 5th District -- -- ...
ENTERTAINMENT
August 15, 2010 | By Jack Peters, Special to the Los Angeles Times
Position No. 6120: White to play and win. From the game Jimmy Mardell-Joel Eklund, Sweden 2010. Solution to Position No. 6119: White wins with 1 e5! Bc6+ 2 Kf2, as 2…dxe5 permits 3 Rxh6+! Qxh6 4 f6+ e4 5 Qg7 mate. Grandmaster Alejandro Ramirez of Costa Rica won the 111th U.S. Open in Irvine last Sunday. Ramirez, a recent graduate of the University of Texas at Dallas, yielded draws only to top-seeded GM Varuzhan Akobian and his former UTD teammate, IM Julio Catalino Sadorra.
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