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Shop the Pasadena Arts &Crafts Show for all things handmade
  • Shop the Pasadena Arts & Crafts Show for all things handmade FWC: Shop the Pasadena Arts & Crafts Show for all things handmade

    It’s all in good old-fashioned handmade fun at the upcoming Pasadena Arts &Crafts Show, Nov. 9-11. The indoor fair, held at the Hilton Pasadena, is inspired by the international arts and crafts movement of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. You’ll find original woodwork by Michael Childs,…

  • Questions of streaming, ownership and why the closing of FilmStruck is a disaster for film buffs FWC: Questions of streaming, ownership and why the closing of FilmStruck is a disaster for film buffs

    The announcement that WarnerMedia will shut down FilmStruck, a 2-year-old streaming service that showcases classic and art-house films, at the end of November landed like a slap in the face this week to lovers of films made before the year 1990. For the service’s estimated 100,000 subscribers —…

  • Apple stock slides more than 6% on iPhone sales worries FWC: Apple stock slides more than 6% on iPhone sales worries

    Apple Inc. stock slid more than 6% on Friday, dragged down by the tech giant’s report of weak iPhone sales growth and its announcement that it will no longer disclose the number of iPhones, iPads and computers it has sold each quarter. Apple Chief Financial Officer Luca Maestri said Thursday after…

  • To the resisters and the MAGA-capped: Vote FWC: To the resisters and the MAGA-capped: Vote

    Good morning. I’m Paul Thornton, and it is Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018. All that’s left to do now is vote, so with that in mind, let’s take a look back at the week in Opinion. Regular readers of this newsletter have gathered by now that I do not support much of what President Trump has done over his…

  • Readers share their holiday traditions FWC: Readers share their holiday traditions

    We asked readers to share their unique holiday traditions with us. Here are just a few. In the weeks ahead, you can find more — and share your own — at latimes.com/home: “For the past 15 years, our family has gathered at my sister &brother-in-law’s home — Dr. Roger and Oralia DeWames — in Thousand…

  • Has Trump forgotten that he comes from a family of immigrants? FWC: Has Trump forgotten that he comes from a family of immigrants?

    To the editor: Questions over who ought to be considered American are complicated for those who do not look white. Ethnically and culturally, I am numerous things, which is a huge bonus because it helps me understand others. Because I have a significant amount of indigenous American heritage, I…

  • Scandal, demographics and political machinations affect the race to fill Darrell Issa's House seat FWC: Scandal, demographics and political machinations affect the race to fill Darrell Issa’s House seat

    Two years ago, Republican Rep. Darrell Issa kept his seat by 1,621 votes, making the race in his sprawling coastal 49th District in Orange and San Diego counties the closet congressional tally in the nation that year. Now the district, covering 54 miles of coastline and mansion enclaves, that has…

  • Polls say Prop. 6 will probably fail. Reader enthusiasm for repealing the gas-tax hike suggests it has a good chance FWC: Polls say Prop. 6 will probably fail. Reader enthusiasm for repealing the gas-tax hike suggests it has a good chance

    Californians love their fuel-burning, climate-trashing cars so much that the state’s effort to eliminate much of its carbon footprint may hit a major roadblock because of greenhouse gas emissions from automobiles. Perhaps that’s why Proposition 6, which would repeal the state’s 12-cent gas increase…

  • It's time to change the clocks: Here's how to prevent the winter blues FWC: It’s time to change the clocks: Here’s how to prevent the winter blues

    It’s time to change the clocks this weekend, which means dark early evenings and winter chills will soon be in full swing. So while we prepare our fall wardrobe, we also need to prepare for a change in mood. Some even experience SAD — short for seasonal affective disorder, a depression common to…

  • Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo buys Milwaukee mansion from former teammate FWC: Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo buys Milwaukee mansion from former teammate

    The Milwaukee Bucks have a new home court, and now the “Greek Freak” has one of his own. Giannis Antetokounmpo, the blossoming star for the Milwaukee Bucks, has shelled out $1.8 million for a home in River Hills outside Milwaukee, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. The brick-covered estate…

  • Boys Noize releases explosive “Killer” remix EP with Dense & Pika and Kris Baha FWC: Boys Noize releases explosive “Killer” remix EP with Dense & Pika and Kris Baha

    Amid his ongoing US fall tour, Boys Noize has maintained a characteristically overflowing schedule of his own releases. On October 26, the German savant ushered in the first new EP from Handbraekes (his resplendently bizarre collaborative project with Mr. Oizo) in four years, only two months after unveiling ELAX, his new techno alias, with “Reaktor” on Solomun’s Diynamic imprint. Between…

  • Essential California: Gavin Newsom's big-budget, high-risk agenda FWC: Essential California: Gavin Newsom’s big-budget, high-risk agenda

    Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It is Saturday, Nov. 3. Here’s what you don’t want to miss this weekend: TOP STORIES Among all the grand promises made by Democratic Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom during the 2018 governor’s race — providing universal healthcare, stemming…