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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 15, 1994 | DANIELLE A. FOUQUETTE
Flags, poems and proclamations that were part of the ceremony surrounding Richard Nixon's funeral are on display at the Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace. In addition to the official proclamations from heads of state, the new exhibit, "Farewell Mr. President," documents with photos the more than 50,000 people who endured rain and long waits to file past the former President's coffin.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 23, 1995
Assemblywoman Debra Bowen's (D-Marina del Rey) proposal to impose fiscal restraint on Los Angeles County ("Bill Seeks Clout Over County," Aug. 15) is hypocritical at best. As an active and frequent observer of this year's legislative session in the state Assembly I can only offer this advice to Bowen: Before seeking to kick Los Angeles County, get your own house in order first! Is this the same Bowen who, as a member of a legislative body, failed to pass a balanced budget on time?
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 16, 1994 | SCOTT HADLY
Conservatives on Tuesday will get to show not so much that they can take jokes, but that they can dish them out. At a conference titled "Do Conservatives Have a Sense of Humor?" three prominent conservatives will take a look at the role of humor in politics today. The conference will be held at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library near Simi Valley.
ENTERTAINMENT
October 8, 2010
The Early Show Michael C. Hall. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Tyler Florence; Barbara Corcoran; Paula Deen; Emma Roberts; Giada De Laurentiis; KT Tunstall. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC KTLA Morning News Joe Mantegna. (N) 7 a.m. KTLA Good Morning America Deborah Norville. (N) 7 a.m. KABC Live With Regis and Kelly Mary-Louise Parker ("Red"); Emma Roberts; co-host Guy Fieri. (N) 9 a.m. KABC The View Edward Norton; director Wes Craven; Tommy Hilfiger; chef Emeril Lagasse. (N) 10 a.m. KABC The Doctors Breast size and breast cancer.
ENTERTAINMENT
June 6, 1992 | CHRIS WILLMAN
The burgeoning E! Entertainment Television network, not heretofore renowned for its searing insight into issues of values and ethics in culture, actually takes a probing look into the impact that the kind of Hollywood fluff it perpetuates has on a global level in the surprisingly savvy special "The Whole World Is Watching" (Sunday at 6 and 9 p.m.).
ENTERTAINMENT
February 15, 1996 | JANE HALL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Facing a challenge from "Dateline NBC" this spring, CBS' "60 Minutes" is being revamped for the first time in many years and will feature more breaking news and more commentary. Among the changes outlined to the show's staff Wednesday by executive producer Don Hewitt was the inclusion of one breaking-news story each week and the use of CBS correspondents outside the "60 Minutes" stable to report some of those pieces.
SPORTS
March 12, 2014 | By Steve Dilbeck
You want sharp, buy a Henckels. Try and match wits with P.J. O'Rourke. Read Jim Murray. Right now the Dodgers just need Zack Greinke to build some arm strength, and all that sharpness can come later. Greinke threw only four pitches this spring before a strained calf forced him to the sideline. He finally made his second appearance Wednesday , and if he wasn't completely sharp, that was understandable and fine. He came out of his two-inning appearance against the Diamondbacks healthy and went on to throw a simulated inning in the bullpen.
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