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Actress Hilary Duff is the latest target in a series of celebrity burglaries in L.A.

Detectives were investigating yet another home burglary targeting a celebrity. This time, police say, actress Hilary Duff was the victim. Someone broke into the “Younger” starlet’s North Hills home on Thursday, said Officer Drake Madison, spokesman for Los Angeles Police Department. Duff was not...

Journalism is under siege in Turkey as trial begins for 17 defendants from leading newspaper

Hundreds of activists, lawyers and observers packed an Istanbul courthouse Monday as prosecutors began laying out an indictment against 17 people from Turkey’s leading secular newspaper, Cumhuriyet, including its senior editorial staff. The defendants are alleged to be a part of various terror...

'Captain Marvel' will receive a $20-million tax credit to shoot in California

“Captain Marvel,” the upcoming superhero movie starring Brie Larson as the title character, will receive more than $20 million in tax credits to film in California, making it the first Marvel Comics movie to shoot primarily in-state since 2014’s “Captain America: The Winter Soldier.” Eight studio...

Hulu hires a marketing officer from Google

Taking another step to transform itself into a more formidable competitor to Netflix and Amazon.com, streaming service Hulu on Monday said it has hired a former Google executive, Kelly Campbell, to become chief marketing officer of the Santa Monica company. In her new role, Campbell will direct...

Help needed: Police seek to locate family of boy found wandering streets in North Hills

Los Angeles police were looking for help with identifying the relatives of a 2-year-old boy who was found early Monday wandering the streets of North Hills. The boy, who only speaks Spanish, was found about 6 a.m. in the area of Van Nuys Boulevard and Woodman Avenue, said Officer Drake Madison,...

Equestrian retreat is off the beaten path in Lockwood Valley

Tucked away in Lockwood Valley, a remote community in northeastern Ventura County, this equestrian retreat offers direct access to rolling hills, trails and forests nearby. Known as Spring Valley Ranch, the 240-acre property includes a rustic main house, horse facilities and fenced pastures. Wrap-around...

Marc Chagall reveals his theatrical side in LACMA's 'Fantasies for the Stage'

As a child growing up in the Hasidic Jewish enclave of Vitebsk, Russia, Marc Chagall aspired to be a singer, dancer, violinist and poet. Reflecting the desires of his youth, the artist often depicted musicians and performers in his paintings. His set designs and costumes from four theatrical productions...

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps raced that shark on TV Sunday night. Well, sort of

Some viewers noted the program's convenient use of simulated imaging, which suggested that humans and sharks swim at comparable speeds. In reality, even a seemingly herculean swimmer like Phelps can't swim more than 6 mph, compared with the great white's 26 mph.Let's just say that many "Shark Week"...

Driver charged in San Antonio migrant deaths; could face death penalty

The driver of a broiling tractor-trailer found packed with immigrants outside a Wal-Mart in San Antonio was charged Monday in the deaths of 10 of his passengers and could face the death penalty. James Matthew Bradley Jr., 60, of Clearwater, Fla, awaited an appearance in federal court later in the...

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