- Making News: War, Tech Woes, Deficit Slow California-s Recovery
As recently as last fall, Los Angeles County-s Economic Development Corporation was bullish on California-s recovery. Not any more, says the LAEDC Chief Economist Jack Kyser, who has reduced his forecast for job creation.
- Reporter-s Notebook: With NY, DC Officially Terrorist Targets, What about LA?
Anti-aircraft missiles now guard the Washington Monument, and police on Capitol Hill are carrying gas masks. Mayor Michael Bloomberg has told New Yorkers not to worry, even though museums, hotels and subways are now subject to searches by armed police and bomb-sniffing dogs. So what about Los Angeles? Jack Weiss, who sits on the LA City Council-s Public Safety Committee, says it-s time to prepare for a catastrophic attack.