- Newsmaker: Hahn Brings Parks and Police Union Together - Mayor James Hahn has called a meeting between LAPD Chief Bernard Parks and the Police Protective League, which represents the city's rank and file. The League calls Parks a bad manager, and it wants new leadership. Hahn is determined to increase public safety by helping the opposing parties find common ground so they can concentrate on officer recruitment and retention, and community policing.
- Reporter's Notebook: California Students Are Out of Shape - Although California school children are more physically fit than they were two years ago, nearly 80 percent are still out of shape. Superintendent of Public Schools Delaine Eastin recommends getting rid of the remote at home. At school, she'll mount a full court press to get kids in shape despite the difficulty in finding sufficient time in the school day for more health and history.