Sen. Boxer's GOP Challengers Aren't Pulling Punches
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California residents protest Proposition 16 outside the California Public Utilities Commission offices in San Francisco last month. Eric Risberg/AP hide caption

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Corporate Bucks Behind 'Citizens' Initiatives In Calif.
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Thousands Line Up For Free Health Care In L.A.
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Traffic passes on Interstate 15 along the eastern Mojave Desert in California. Reed Saxon/AP hide caption

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A Renewable Energy Debate Heats Up In The Mojave
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Ballot Initiatives, Recalls: Tools For Irate Calif. Voters
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The Tea Party Express gathered in Searchlight, Nev. — hometown of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid — for the first stop on a three-week tour that will end in Washington, D.C. Ethan Miller/Getty Images hide caption

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'Tea Party Express' Picks Up Steam On Way To D.C.
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Tea Party Uses Searchlight To Find Its Way
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Calif. GOP Senate Candidates Say Boxer's Beatable
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Calif. Governor Candidates Clash At GOP Convention
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L.A.'s Inner City Schools Struggle With Layoffs
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The Next Stage: Brian Geraghty (left) plays the role of Timmy in the 2010 production of The Subject Was Roses. The role was originally played by Martin Sheen (right) in 1964. Now, 46 years later, Sheen returns to Frank D. Gilroy's Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning play — this time, as the dad. Craig Schwartz hide caption

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Father And Son: Sheen Revisits 'Subject Was Roses'
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California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (left) and Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa are both dealing with layoffs and spending cutbacks during California's difficult economic times. Kevin Winter/Getty Images hide caption

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Los Angeles Teeters On Brink Of Bankruptcy
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Julianne Sohn, now an officer with the LAPD, was forced to resign from the Marines. Ina Jaffe/NPR hide caption

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Military Service Members Kicked Out For Coming Out
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