LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Actor James Gandolfini, best known for his Emmy-winning portrayal of a conflicted New Jersey mob boss in the acclaimed HBO cable television series "The Sopranos," has died while vacationing in Rome, the network said on Wednesday...
U.S. President Barack Obama, center, delivers a speech while German Chancellor Angele Merkel, second from right, and Berlin's Mayor Klaus Wowereit listen, in front of Brandenburg Gate, unseen, in Berlin, Germany, June 19, 2013. [AP Photo] Nearly...Show More Summary
Apple announced Wednesday that it has landed a major deal to sell iPad tablets to the second-largest public school district in the United States. The Los Angeles School Board of Education has approved a $30 million deal to roll out iPads to students in its district beginning this fall. Show More Summary
According to the Los Angeles Times, actor James Gandolfini has died at the age of 51 of a suspected heart attack. Gandolfini was born in 1961 and was best known for his role as mafia boss Tony Soprano on the HBO series The Sopranos. Deadline has more of the story. Actor James Gandolfini, who played [...]
Sat 22 Mar 2014 Major League Baseball is coming to Australia with the 2014 season kicking off with two games in Sydney between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Arizona...
White House Down star Garcelle Beauvais stopped by our Los Angeles studio to dish on her hot costars Channing Tatum and Jamie Foxx. Garcelle was hilarious, admitting to having a crush on Channing and saying he was a joy to work with. Plus, she tells us what it was like to reunite with Jamie Foxx after over 13 years. Check out this hilarious interview.
As has been written ad nauseam, we've seen a lot of activity in the wild and whacky world of cryptocurrency of late, thanks primarily to the tech industry's new obsession with Bitcoin. Depending on whom you ask, digital currency like Bitcoin will either be worth nothing in 10 years, or its value will make Warren Buffet weep. Show More Summary
In early June, at a private residence in the Holmby Hills neighborhood of Los Angeles, the actors and real-estate business partners Jeremy Renner and Kristoffer Winters hosted nearly 300 interior designers, architects, local luminaries,...Show More Summary
The deal that would send Kevin Garnett and Doc Rivers from the Boston Celtics to the Los Angeles Clippers isn't quite dead, after all. According to Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski, L.A. reportedly is attempting to once again open up trade talks: The back-and-forth continues. Show More Summary
Los Angeles' Metro rail system has finally grown up, so it should be no surprise that it would start treating Angelenos like transit adults and demand that riders pay a fare (and make up to $9 million annually in the process).
Site-specificity in art, as a term, claims some heritage from the specific site of Los Angeles itself. Robert Irwin was one of the main proponents of the idea in his own writing, and one the earliest mentions of it apparently comes from a 1975 Art News article by Peter Frank. The term is modern in […]
PHOENIX/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - An Arizona wildfire whipped up by strong winds threatened hundreds of homes on Wednesday, even as firefighters were gaining an edge on a California blaze raging near a pristine wilderness, authorities said.
If you've been to Los Angeles recently, you are probably very familiar with yoga pants. Yes, the tight, black, close fitting spandex that holds everything...
Halle Berry holds a refreshment after dropping off her daughter Nahla at school on Wednesday (June 19) in Los Angeles. The day before, the 46-year-old actress was accompanied by a close gal pal while heading out for some Chinese food at Chin Chin in West Hollywood. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Halle Berry [...]
Kobe Bryant seems to think that once he’s healthy, he’ll be playing exactly like he has been over the course of his career—and I don't disagree one bit. The Los Angeles Lakers star underwent surgery on a torn Achilles' tendon back in mid-April and was originally expected to miss six to nine months, according to Dave McMenamin of ESPN Los Angeles. Show More Summary
Now that Amazon's online grocery store has gone live in the Los Angeles area, more details have emerged about the costs associated with becoming an Amazon Prime Fresh member. Once the 90-day trial period expires, your Prime membership will be upgraded to a $299-a-year Prime Fresh membership. Show More Summary
The fluorescent green bike lanes stretching along 1.4 miles of Spring Street in Downtown Los Angeles are bright, it's true, and ever since their November 2011 installation, cyclists have cheered yay while film industry members have grumbled nay. Today, the L.A. City Council voted in favor of film. [ more › ]
Form and Landscape is a stupendous collection of photos documenting the electrification of Los Angeles, culled from ConEd's archives (Edison International underwrote the exhibition).
My post MDF "hangover" is finally over, just in time for a rather sparse summer concert season to begin in Los Angeles. First up is the headlining trek of Melechesh with Vreid and Lightning Swords Of Death in support. I skipped the openers.You...Show More Summary
"Dexter" fans in New York and Los Angeles are in for a tasty treat. As Showtime prepares for the launch of the hit drama's final season and its push for some Emmy recognition, the network is giving fans in the two cities a special creation:...Show More Summary