| Apr 21, 2010
| 4:32 PM
--Star power: Jennifer Aniston, Christina Aguilera, Tobey Maguire, Beyonce and Jay-Z are among a growing number of celebrities who've become avid art collectors. (ARTINFO) --Glory days: James Brown's cape, Ella Fitzgerald's yellow dress and Miles Davis'...
| Apr 20, 2010
| 9:35 PM
Henry Chu began his Friday article about the Icelandic volcanoâs effects on travelersâ plans with these words: To the thousands of glum and despairing passengers marooned across Europe on Friday by an unforeseen act of God, it may have seemed......
| Apr 24, 2010
| 4:34 AM
Author Dave Eggers was the surprise big winner Friday night at the L.A. Times Book Prizes when he was awarded the current interest prize for his book "Zeitoun" before being presented with the inaugural Innovator's Award, which had been previously......
| May 2, 2010
| 9:35 PM
Obama notes his approval ratings' plummet, except in the country of his birth....
| Apr 23, 2010
| 2:41 PM
Ice-covered volcanoes like the one in Iceland that brought European air traffic to a standstill are the center of an emerging branch of volcano science that seeks to answer important questions about climate change.
Scientists believe the rocks created...
| Apr 23, 2010
| 4:38 PM
Volcano ash can wreck jet engines, poison freshwater lakes and damage lungs. But it helps fertilize oceans, volcano researchers and marine chemists say.
"The ocean is gonna be happier" because of the Iceland eruption, said Ken Johnson, senior scientist...
| May 22, 2010
As drifting ash from the Icelandic volcano played havoc with flight schedules again this week, worried travelers continued to besiege trip insurers with one question: Am I covered?
No event in recent memory, not even the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, has...
| Mar 13, 2011
| 1:28 PM
The lights are still on at the Eiffel Tower. They keep ringing up sales at Prada in Rome, and London is getting ready to start partying for about a year and a half, beginning with the April 29 wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton at Westminster...
| Dec 29, 2011
Guitarist/composer Michael Musillami's trio, his alliance with his longtime friends and collaborators, bassist Joe Fonda and drummer George Schuller, is a superb, finely tuned unit, empathetic, swinging and dramatically expressive of emotions sweeping...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 10:40 AM
Scientists have raised an aviation alert level around a remote Alaskan volcano after a small eruption produced an ash cloud several miles high.
Cleveland Volcano, on the Aleutian Islands southwest of mainland Alaska, erupted briefly Tuesday afternoon,...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 8:09 AM
Officials are monitoring a remote Alaska volcanothat could launch an ash cloud, potentially threatening intercontinental flights.
"Eruptive activity" of Cleveland Volcano was detected in satellite data, according to the Alaska Volcano Observatory.