Mayor of Los Angeles

Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (AP Photo)

Villaraigosa now a banker

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has been hired by a community bank and given the job of advising its chief executive officer “how to build the best bank for serving […]

07/17/2013

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LA mayor heads for exit with jab at candidates

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is not going away quietly. During his state of the city address, the departing Democrat criticized the two candidates who could succeed him for lacking substance in their plans for education.

04/10/2013

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Villaraigosa to join think tank when term ends

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa says he’ll join a think tank when his job ends this summer — and he’d also consider running for California governor someday.

03/06/2013

Mayoral candidates Eric Garcetti and Wendy Greuel.

Top Los Angeles mayor candidates to meet in runoff

LOS ANGELES (AP) – With all precincts reporting in Los Angeles, two City Hall veterans earned the right to advance to a runoff election to replace outgoing Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa.

03/06/2013

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Light turnout caps low-profile race for LA mayor

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles voters appeared Tuesday to mostly ignore the contest to replace Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, after a low-profile campaign in which no issue or candidate commanded wide attention. Turnout at polling places was sparse.

03/05/2013

Struggling LA picks new mayor in low-profile race

LOS ANGELES (AP) – There are plenty of problems to solve in Los Angeles, but voters have been mostly indifferent about Tuesday’s race for mayor. No single issue or candidate has seized their attention in the contest to succeed outgoing Democrat Antonio Villaraigosa.

03/05/2013

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Race, ethnic lines less visible as LA picks mayor

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles voters are picking a new mayor, but the race is far different from the landmark election of Antonio Villaraigosa eight years ago.

02/24/2013

Charlie Sheen

The mayor and Sheen: one night in Cabo

What really happened when Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and actor Charlie Sheen met in Cabo San Lucas? The mayor says the two merely took a photo together, but Sheen contends it was much more than that.

01/08/2013