November 17, 2004 |
The programming at Disney Hall has ranged from classical music to jazz ensembles to bluegrass to organ recitals. Get ready for something new: the spoken word. The Music Center of Los Angeles County plans to announce today that it will use Disney Hall for a series of lectures next year by architect Daniel Libeskind, Queen Noor of Jordan, NBC News anchor Tom Brokaw, PBS talk show host Charlie Rose and journalists Gwen Ifill and David Gergen.
November 9, 2012 |
Click here to download TV listings for the week Nov. 4 - 10 in PDF format This week's TV Movies SATURDAY Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC The Chris Matthews Show Second term; why GOP lost: Bob Woodward, the Washington Post; Helene Cooper, the New York Times; Kathleen Parker, the Washington Post; David Ignatius, the Washington Post. (N) 5 p.m. KNBC, Sunday 5:30 a.m. KNBC McLaughlin Group 6:30 p.m. KCET Today (N)
February 8, 2008
This week John McCain racked up key victories, and now it appears inevitable he will win the Republican Party's presidential nomination. But last summer many pundits were doubtful. Here are some assessments from then: * "McCain is as relevant as Britney Spears. No one takes him seriously anymore," said Rick Shafton, a New Jersey Republican pollster, in the Washington Times.
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June 11, 1993
David Gergen, the newly appointed White House counselor, is resigning from all boards, commissions and organizations--including the exclusive, men-only Bohemian Club near San Francisco. His resignation is appropriate. Public officials have no business in clubs that discriminate on the basis of gender, race, religion, national origin or ethnicity.
December 19, 1998 |
Today "Today": Homemade gift wrap and decorations; Val Kilmer ("The Prince of Egypt"); chef David Rosengarten, 5 a.m. KNBC. "Evans, Novak, Hunt & Shields": Sen. Joseph Biden (D-Del.), 2:30 p.m. CNN. "Tony Brown's Journal": Public education, 3:30 p.m. KCET. "Capital Gang": Sen. Thad Cochran (R-Miss.), 4 p.m. CNN. "Larry King Weekend": The Rev. Robert Schuller; Evan Thomas, Newsweek; David Gergen, U.S. News & World Report, 6 and 11 p.m. CNN. "McLaughlin Group": Iraq; impeachment, 6:30 p.m. KNBC.
February 24, 2013 |
Tommy Vietor was the first youthful convert to pack his bags, leave home and sign on to the Barack Obama campaign, joining the Chicago operation before his boss, then running for the Senate, had even given the convention speech by which the rest of Democratic America would discover him. He rose from driver of a press van across rural Illinois to fixture of the White House situation room. Now, the 32-year-old is contemplating something new -- a future not working for Obama. Amid the high-level departures and appointments of Obama's second term, a quieter changing of the guard is taking place farther down the food chain.
September 18, 1988 |
Journalists covering the White House often seem as scrutinized as the most controversial presidential appointee: Conservatives lambaste them for asking too many pesky questions, while liberals, such as author Mark Hertsgaard, accuse them of parroting Administration handouts without conducting an aggressive investigation or intelligent inquiry.
June 5, 1994 |
The White House moved quickly Saturday to reject a new book's characterization of President Clinton as following the lead of Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan on economic matters. Robert E. Rubin, chairman of Clinton's National Economic Council, said the President "relates to Alan Greenspan the same way he relates" to other policy experts, by hearing their views and then making his own decisions.