Bay Area director and producer Jason Cohen is in an elite group; his documentary “Facing Fear” is nominated for an Academy Award.
He had a good enough year to earn his first producer nod on the upcoming awards ceremony.
Mitt Romney holds a huge lead over his nearest competitor, Rick Santorum, in the latest USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times poll.
A U.C. Berkeley law professor whose nomination to a federal appeals court was blocked by Senate Republicans is about to become a member of the California Supreme Court.
Liu previously was President Barack Obama’s choice for the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. But that nomination was blocked by Republicans.
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WASHINGTON (AP) _ The Senate Judiciary Committee has voted to approve Elena Kagan’s nomination to the Supreme Court.