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Fernando Valenzuela Named Presidential Ambassador By Obama34 years after "Fernandomania" swept across Los Angeles, former Dodgers legend Fernando Valenzuela was appointed by President Obama to become a Presidential Ambassador for Citizenship and Naturalization.
Prolific Novelist E.L. Doctorow, Author Of 'Ragtime,' Dies At 84Writer E.L. Doctorow, who wryly reimagined the American experience in such novels as "Ragtime" and "The March" and applied its lessons to the past and the future in fiction and nonfiction, has died. He was 84.
Street Closures In Effect For President Obama's Southland VisitPresident Obama is scheduled to land at Los Angeles International Airport after 2 p.m. and will fly out of LAX Friday morning.
Father Of Young Girl Killed In Attack Against Gabby Giffords Supports Gun Ownership, Gun Buyback ProgramChristina-Taylor Green, then 9, was the youngest victim in the January 8, 2011 attack that killed five others and wounded 13.
Street Closures Planned For Obama's Southland DeparturePresident Barack Obama will depart from Southern California Friday.
From Santa Monica To Century City, Obama Returns To SoCal To Raise FundsPresident Obama returned to the Southland Thursday to raise funds for the Democratic Party and to court the youth vote.
Obama's Fundraising In Calif. Is Over-The-Top, Some Republicans ChargePresident Obama will return to the Southland for his 21st visit to Los Angeles or Orange counties since taking office in 2009 but some Republicans charge that he's using California as a "campaign ATM."
Streets To Be Shut Down For President Obama's VisitSeveral Burbank streets will be closed Thursday when President Obama visits to tape an appearance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live."
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry Comes To Riverside Looking Towards 2016 Race"It may come as a surprise to a few of you here that I've been thinking a little bit about running," Perry said to laughter.
Federal Judge Stalls Obama's Executive Action On Immigration, Gov't To AppealThe Justice Department will appeal a federal judge's ruling that temporarily blocked President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration, the White House said Tuesday.
More Golf For Obama On 2nd Day Of Weekend GetawayObama was playing Sunday at Porcupine Creek in Rancho Mirage. The owner is Oracle software company co-founder Larry Ellison.
Vice President Joe Biden Wraps Up SoCal Visit With Keynote At Patient Safety, Science and Technology SummitFormer President Bill Clinton spoke at the summit Friday.