Of the 23 new one-hour TV dramas going into production, just two will be shot in Los Angeles County. LAT
Rep. Dennis Cardoza, a Democrat from Merced, resigned from Congress citing increased "parenting challenges," then took a job with Manatt, Phelps & Phillips as a managing director. He was not seeking reelection. Capitol Alert
Carrol Parris, the wife of Lancaster mayor R. Rex Parris, is serving 120 hours of community service for carrying a loaded handgun through a security checkpoint at Burbank's Bob Hope Airport. LAT
Larry King's new project financed by Carlos Slim, on Hulu: he talks to actors. Company Town
Laemmle's former Sunset 5 theaters reopen later this month as Sundance Cinemas, "the Westlake Village-based theatrical exhibition arm of Robert Redford's independent movie and lifestyle empire." DN
KPCC put together an online gallery of all 48 Olympic medal winners from California. KPCC
Nikki Finke's Twitter account was restored on Tuesday morning.