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Woman killed, two children hurt after being struck by truck in Montebello

Authorities said a woman was killed and two children were injured Wednesday evening in Montebello after they were struck by a truck.

Earthquake: 3.2 quake strikes near Avalon, Calif.

A shallow magnitude 3.2 earthquake was reported Wednesday evening 12 miles from Avalon, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 10:12 p.m. PDT at a depth of zero miles.

Enterovirus D-68 infection confirmed in L.A. County

It was an announcement local doctors figured they might hear before long: that kids in Los Angeles County had been diagnosed with a mysterious virus known to have sickened hundreds of children in the U.S. this year.

L.A. school board authorizes talks on departure agreement with Deasy

The Los Angeles Board of Education has authorized its attorneys to discuss terms of a possible departure agreement with schools Supt. John Deasy, The Times has learned.

Pizza Rev opening in K-Town October 9 donates proceeds to LA Animal Shelter

Pizza Rev is coming to K-town and its grand opening all proceeds go to helping the Los Angeles Animal Shelter, North Central Animal Shelter.  The LA Animal Shelter serves local homeless and abandoned pets.  The pizza deal is pretty sweet, you get a personal sized pizza and you pay what you want a the end […]

Hollywood Gothique’s 10th Anniversary!

As we noted a few weeks ago, Hollywood Gothique began posting in 2004. Since today is October 1, 2014, that means we are celebrating our 10th anniversary of Fantasy Films, Mystery Movies, Sci-Fi Cinema, and Halloween Horror in Los Angeles! As a matter of fact, our actual debut took place in July, but for the first [...]

The Purge: Breakout – Halloween 2014

Location: 2323 Beverly Boulevard, Los Angeles Link out: Click here Dates: October 2-5, 8-12, 15-19, 22-26, 29-31 Hours: 5pm to midnight on Wednesday-Thursday-Frida; 4pm to midnight on Saturday-Sunday. Description: After a successful nationwide tour, Blumhouse Productions brings The Purge: Breakout back to Los Angeles, just in time for Halloween. Show More Summary

Barricaded man with hostages in Highland killed, 1 captive dead

A man who held a woman and two children hostage in Highland on Wednesday was fatally shot by deputies.

Halloween 2014 Screenings: Carrie

Location: The Colony Theatre, 555 North Third Street, Burbank, CA 91502 Link out: Click here Date: October 10 at 8pm. Description: Normally a venue for live stage entertainment, the Colony Theatre is now presenting a series of classic movie screenings, including CARRIE, director Brian DePalma’s adaptation of the Stephen King novel about a telekinetic teen who gets even [...]

Arizona's Carson Palmer sees specialist about injured shoulder

Arizona Coach Bruce Arians said quarterback Carson Palmer was seeing another specialist Wednesday after his injured shoulder regressed following some throwing last week.

Wooden Award's Legends of Coaching honor to go to Steve Fisher

One year, at the pregame banquet for the John Wooden Classic, Steve Fisher arrived early and found himself at an empty table. Name tags were arranged in front of each seat, and Fisher saw he had been seated at Wooden's table.

Kobe Bryant says he's fine after full-court scrimmage

It was day two of training camp and Kobe Bryant was already tired.

2014 Halloween Horror Film Festivals

Halloween in Hollywood – what could be better? Above and beyond the numerous Halloween haunts in Los Angeles, avid fans can also enjoy a cinematic deluge of horror movie screenings and festivals. Below is a roundup of some of the bigger fests hitting screens for Halloween 2014. Enjoy! American Cinematheque’s Dusk-to-Dawn Horrorthon Location: The Aero Theatre, 1328 [...]

Wife of slain Bell Gardens mayor acted reasonably, attorney says

An attorney for the wife of slain Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo said Wednesday that his client acted reasonably and likely will not be criminally charged.

Halloween 2014 at the Natural History Museum

Location: Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, 900 Exposition Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90007 Description: On the weekend of October 25-26, the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles offers two Halloween events for 2014: Haunted Museum and Halloween at the Museum.

Catfe, new pop-up restaurant in L.A.: It's exactly what it sounds like

In a city where images of dogs perched under restaurant patio tables have become ubiquitous, one man is trying to stake a claim for L.A.'s cat lovers. Ladies and gentlemen, prepare yourselves for "Catfe."

In Hong Kong, the revolution will be catered

Protesters showing up for Hong Kong's "umbrella revolution" without the eponymous accessory to shield themselves from rain, sun and tear gas need not fear — they can grab one of the hundreds of brand-new models in every hue hanging from pedestrian guardrails, free for the taking.

Lawyer says settlement reached in Jose Huizar sex harassment suit

The woman who filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar has reached a settlement with the city and her former boss, her lawyer said Wednesday.

'Doctor Zhivago' musical sets Broadway opening for April

The musical "Doctor Zhivago," based on the novel by Boris Pasternak, tells a quintessentially Russian tale of romance and loss set against the upheaval of the early 20th century.

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