- Newsmaker: The game of musical chairs created by California's political term limits continues today. State Senator Tom Hayden, who moved up to his current post from the State Assembly, is prohibited from running for re-election. Now, Hayden says, he'll run for the LA City Council seat that termed-out Mike Feuer is leaving to run for City Attorney.
- Reporter's Notebook: Environmentalists and local residents have filed suit against an 80-million dollar industrial park planned for the so-called Cornfield near Chinatown in downtown LA. They claim that 47 acres of abandon railroad yards would be better used for parks, schools and housing, and their suit claims that Majestic Realty--which built Staples Center and other major projects--has not been required to file an environmental impact report. We talk with John Semcken, Vice President of Majestic Realty.