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June 7, 2007 | Mary Rourke, Times Staff Writer
Charles Evans, a founder of Evan-Picone sportswear for women who later produced the movies "Tootsie" and "Showgirls," died June 2. He was 81. Evans, who is the brother of film producer Robert Evans, died of complications from pneumonia at New York Presbyterian Hospital, said his sister, Alice Shure. He had been a resident of New York City.
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October 22, 2013 | By Jim Puzzanghera
WASHINGTON - A top Federal Reserve policymaker said the central bank was unlikely to start reducing a key stimulus program for "a few months" because the partial government shutdown has muddied the economic picture. Charles Evans, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, said Monday that he would need to see strong jobs reports and signs that the nation's economic output, or gross domestic product, was on the upswing before he would support tapering the monthly $85-billion bond-buying program.
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ENTERTAINMENT
September 21, 2005 | Gina Piccalo, Times Staff Writer
BEFORE he stood beaming onstage at the Emmys, before his "Today" interview with Katie Couric, before people were calling him a "superstar," 9-year-old Charles Evans was just a kid from New Orleans' 9th Ward made precocious and wise by his hard-knock life. Then, on Sept.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 9, 2010 | By Abby Sewell, Los Angeles Times
The Compton City Council voted early Wednesday to fire its top administrator, the second time the panel has terminated its city manager in three years. The firing comes at a time when the mayor is under fire from some residents for missing council meetings. After a closed-door meeting that ended about 1:30 a.m., the council voted unanimously to fire Charles Evans. City Controller Willie Norfleet was appointed to take his place. Evans and Norfleet could not be reached for comment.
BUSINESS
October 22, 2013 | By Jim Puzzanghera
WASHINGTON - A top Federal Reserve policymaker said the central bank was unlikely to start reducing a key stimulus program for "a few months" because the partial government shutdown has muddied the economic picture. Charles Evans, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, said Monday that he would need to see strong jobs reports and signs that the nation's economic output, or gross domestic product, was on the upswing before he would support tapering the monthly $85-billion bond-buying program.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 9, 2010 | By Abby Sewell, Los Angeles Times
The Compton City Council voted early Wednesday to fire its top administrator, the second time the panel has terminated its city manager in three years. The firing comes at a time when the mayor is under fire from some residents for missing council meetings. After a closed-door meeting that ended about 1:30 a.m., the council voted unanimously to fire Charles Evans. City Controller Willie Norfleet was appointed to take his place. Evans and Norfleet could not be reached for comment.
BUSINESS
July 6, 1988
Charles Evans & Associates Inc. in Redwood City has won a $50,000 contract from the Air Force to provide laboratory services and development work applicable to the B-20 Program.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 7, 1986
"Quandoque bonus dormitat Homer." "Sometimes even good old Homer nods." (Horace, Epistles, Book III, P. 359.) Yes, the editors, proofreaders, typesetters of The Times are, like good old Homer, human too,. "Republican Charles Evans Hughes" did not, repeat not, "lose California, and the presidency, to Democrat Woodrow Wilson in 1912." (Times editorial "Sorry Hiram, but Times Change," June 22). It was 1916, not 1912, when Charles Evans Hughes left the U.S. Supreme court to run as the Republican candidate for the presidency against President Woodrow Wilson and lost California and the election.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 6, 1995 | JEANNETTE DeSANTIS
A man was critically wounded Sunday in an afternoon shootout outside a busy 7-Eleven convenience store, Los Angeles police said. The man, believed to be in his early 30s, was shot five times in a gun battle with another man in the 9000 block of Woodman Avenue about 3 p.m., said Sgt. Charles Evans. He was listed in critical condition at Holy Cross Medical Center after surgery for wounds to his chest, buttocks and hand, authorities said.
NEWS
July 2, 1987 | United Press International
Bushy-bearded Robert H. Bork apparently would be the first member of the Supreme Court to sport chin whiskers in 46 years, if his nomination is confirmed by the Senate. A check Wednesday of the high court roster showed that Bork's beard will be the first since the classic Vandyke of Chief Justice Charles Evans Hughes, who presided until June, 1941. The present court does have a mustachioed member, Justice Thurgood Marshall.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 7, 2007 | Mary Rourke, Times Staff Writer
Charles Evans, a founder of Evan-Picone sportswear for women who later produced the movies "Tootsie" and "Showgirls," died June 2. He was 81. Evans, who is the brother of film producer Robert Evans, died of complications from pneumonia at New York Presbyterian Hospital, said his sister, Alice Shure. He had been a resident of New York City.
ENTERTAINMENT
September 21, 2005 | Gina Piccalo, Times Staff Writer
BEFORE he stood beaming onstage at the Emmys, before his "Today" interview with Katie Couric, before people were calling him a "superstar," 9-year-old Charles Evans was just a kid from New Orleans' 9th Ward made precocious and wise by his hard-knock life. Then, on Sept.
SPORTS
December 3, 1993
Listed are the high school football players of the year. The California state selections are by Cal-Hi Sports (Mark Tennis, Nelson Tennis). The Southern Section and Los Angeles City Section selections are by the First Interstate Bank Sports Board chaired by Braven Dyer Jr. of the Amateur Athletic Foundation of Los Angeles. California high schools are members of the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF). Positions: ap--All-purpose. b--Back. bb--Blocking back. c--center. db--Defensive back.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 26, 2006 | Bob Pool, Times Staff Writer
It's hot everywhere. But then there is Woodland Hills. On Tuesday, the San Fernando Valley suburb marked its 20th straight day with 100-plus temperatures, breaking yet another record. Three days before, it had the distinction of having the hottest temperature reading ever recorded in Los Angeles County: 119 degrees. Blame the mountains that ring Woodland Hills' south and west sides for the toaster-oven effect.
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