| Jul 7, 2010
| 4:33 PM
For most people, going to the same place every summer for almost 30 years would get a little boring. But moguls are not most people and once again the industry's top executives are gathering in Sun Valley, Idaho for investment......
| Apr 6, 2010
| 4:34 PM
The wildly funny blog Regretsy, which finds regrettable crafts on the popular do-it-yourself market site Etsy and reposts them with reality-check commentary, is now a book. "Regretsy: Where DIY Meets WTF" is out today, and author April Winchell appears...
| Jun 13, 2010
Scout, Atticus and Boo
A Celebration of Fifty Years of 'To Kill A Mockingbird'
Mary McDonagh Murphy
Harper: 240 pp., $24.99
What is it about "To Kill a Mockingbird"? Harper Lee's 1960 debut has sold 30 million copies, more than any other 20th...
| May 1, 2011
A once-successful toy executive and family man suffering from depression begins communicating through a beaver hand puppet. With Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster and Anton Yelchin. Written by Kyle Killen. Directed by Foster. Summit...
| May 8, 2011
Harper Lee was working as an airline reservations agent in New York City, struggling to write a novel tentatively titled "Atticus," when a close friend gave her enough money to take time off and finish her book. Published in 1960 with an initial print run...
| May 9, 2011
| 9:47 PM
Former Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and his wife, Maria Shriver, have separated, with Shriver moving out of their Brentwood mansion while the two determine the next step in their 25-year marriage.
Shriver has been residing apart from the actor-turned-...
| Aug 20, 2010
Mount SAC track and field announcer
Scott Davis, 66, a longtime track and field announcer and statistician who added to the prestige of the Mount San Antonio College Relays by attracting such stars as Marion Jones, Carl Lewis and Asafa...
| Sep 16, 2010
Edwin Newman, known to several generations of television viewers as the dry-witted NBC reporter and commentator who covered coronations and assassinations and wrote two bestselling books on Americans' mangling of the English language, has died. He was 91....
| Dec 4, 2011
The Art Nouveau movement covered it all — decorative arts, architecture, fashion, dance, advertising and more — and this book seeks to restore the movement's prominence in the discussion of modern art....
| Nov 30, 2011
The Age of Movies
The Selected Writings of Pauline Kael
Edited by Sanford Schwartz
Library of America, $40
Witty, entertaining and often exhilarating, this wide-ranging collection of pieces captures the film critic at her best.
| Feb 1, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Author Greg Mortenson visits Southern California on Tuesday. His bestselling book, "Three Cups of Tea," and its sequel, "Stones Into Schools," chronicle his experiences building schools for girls in the remote mountainous regions of Afghanistan and...