Los Angeles officials say vandals have defaced a statue of Father Junipero (hoo-NEE-perr-oh) Serra, the 18th century missionary canonized by Pope Francis.
IT’S ON: Kamala Harris Will Be ‘Knocking on Doors in Iowa.’ Former Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D.) said California Sen. Kamala Harris (D.) will be “knocking on doors in Iowa,” indicating Saturday he expects she will run for president. Villaraigosa, who is running for Governor of California in 2018, was asked by MSNBC host […]
The Los Angeles Times runs a scathing editorial: These are not normal times. The man in the White House is reckless and unmanageable, a danger to the Constitution, a threat to our democratic institutions. Last week some of his worst [...]
The NBA has launched an investigation after a formal complaint by the Indiana Pacers that the Los Angeles Lakers were guilty of tampering in their flirtation with Paul George. Lakers President Magic Johnson, General Manager Rob Pelinka and owner Jeanie Buss have been contacted by a league investigator and asked to supply “any correspondence pertaining […]
Comedian and civil rights activist Dick Gregory died Saturday at age 84, and sites are remembering some of his classic jokes. Here's a sampling, culled from the Washington Post, the New York Times, NPR, and the Los Angeles Times.
Willow Smith takes the stage with her guitar for a performance at the 2017 NYX Professional Makeup FACE Awards on Saturday (August 19) in Los Angeles. The 16-year-old shared a video of her performance on her Instagram. “????????,” she captioned the clip. Check it out below! Willow also recently released a brand new song on [...]
The following review of Garry Kasparov’s Deep Thinking: Where Machine Intelligence Ends and Human Creativity Begins appeared originally in the Los Angeles Review of Books. ¤ ¤ ¤ Chess is the game not just of kings but of geniuses. For hundreds of years, it has served as standard and symbol for the pinnacles of human intelligence. Staring […]
The NBA is investigating the Los Angeles Lakers for tampering in their recruitment of hometown star Paul George. Silver Screen and Roll reports the Indiana Pacers, George’s now former team, formally filed charges with the league earlier this summer and several sources are now reporting one of the L.A. Show More Summary
By Seth Kelley LOS ANGELES, June 18 (Variety.com) - Without a superhero movie or new studio sequel in play, this weekend provided an opening for two smaller films to shine. But as the weekend draws to a close, one is beaming brighter...Show More Summary
Gustavo Dudamel, the Los Angeles Philharmonic music director who has slowly been pulled deeper into the political and economic crisis of his native Venezuela, helped to win the release of a musician-protester detained by the government, a source close to the negotiations said. Dudamel was involved...
Pinch-hitter Cameron Maybin singled in the tiebreaking run in the eighth inning, Kole Calhoun and Andrelton Simmons homered and the surging Los Angeles Angels beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-4 on Sunday. The Angels took advantage of nine walks to win the deciding matchup of a three-game series during...
“I don’t see him coming to L.A., period.”
Indiana dealt George to the Thunder after reports surfaced of his desire to go to Los Angeles in 2018. The Indiana Pacers have filed tampering charges against the Los Angeles Lakers, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Those charges...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles bow of Gook from Samuel Goldwyn Films had the best per theater average among the weekend's slew of new Specialty films. The Sundance fest title, directed by second-time feature director Justin Chon, grossed a combined $31K from two locations. Show More Summary
For the first time in five attempts, amateur golfer Christopher Crawford looked poised to qualify for the 64-player match-play tournament at the United States Amateur Championship in Los Angeles on Tuesday. Then his game went, well, downhill. While preparing for a shot, 23-year-old Crawford realized his caddie was using the...
In addition to American's suspension of Los Angeles - Auckland for seven months next year, this weekend's schedule load also brought their new seasonal international routes online. Continue reading Book Quickly: American’s New International Routes Have Great Award and Upgrade Availability...
Aaron Carter, wearing a big white fur coat, met up with Adam Lambert on the red carpet last night! The pair were both in attendance at Project Angel Food’s 2017 Angel Awards on Saturday (August 19) in Los Angeles. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Aaron Carter The mission of the organization is to [...]
NEW YORK -- The NBA says it has opened an investigation to see if the Los Angeles Lakers tampered with Paul George while he was under contract with the Indiana Pacers.
In sermons delivered this weekend, Los Angeles Archbishop Jose H. Gomez spoke out about the racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Va., and urged Catholics to be an “instrument of healing and unity.” “We are seeing in our country a new kind of racism and nationalism,” Gomez said. “It is...
The Los Angeles Times' editorial board published a scathing column on Sunday that targeted President Donald Trump and the GOP in the wake of last week's tragedy in Charlottesville. "These are not normal times," the editorial began. "The...Show More Summary