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Get your free EV now! General Motors Corp. will give away thousands of golf cart-like electric vehicles to comply with California regulations forcing automakers to sell pollution-free vehicles, GM officials said this week.  Over the next three years, GM will…

Scientists, Starving Africans Know Something…

Scientists, Starving Africans Know Something We Don’t When three African nations facing famine reject emergency food shipments due to concerns over genetic engineering, it’s time for Americans to reconsider their own government’s policy toward biotech food. Many nations ban genetically…

Camp Ped

Camp Ped More excellent investigative journalism from New Times L.A. who broke the L.A. pedo-priest story and who have tracked it with bulldog intensity ever since. Long after Roman Catholic leaders knew pedo-priests couldn’t be cured, Cardinal Roger Mahony kept packing…

Valley Secession

Valley Secession“Secession Watch tonight posted its take on a fascinating and revealing profile in the September issue of Los Angeles magazine on Ron Kaye, managing editor of the L.A. Daily News.  Kaye takes pride in inventing and stoking the paper’s…

When your hopes are washed…

When your hopes are washed away…. Most will say a raindrop, as it sparkles on a leaf while the evening sun sets, is a very beautiful thing, but when billions of those tiny raindrops crash into rivers and force them…

Enthusiasm wanes for the battle…

Enthusiasm wanes for the battle of Dr. Evil and Mini-Me  With all the nastiness, plot twists and power struggles of the 2002 California gubernatorial race between Gray Davis and Bill Simon, it’s starting to look like a grudge match between…

Gray Davis wallows at money…

Gray Davis wallows at money trough, Chapter 947 After accepting $150,000 in political contributions from a California weight-loss company two years ago, Gov. Gray Davis decided the state would await federal action and not advise the public of the possible ill…

Tomb curse strikes again

Tomb curse strikes again A legendary curse that has protected the tomb of Genghis Khan from discovery for 800 years appears to have struck again after a US expedition that claimed to have located the grave abruptly pulled out of…