| Dec 3, 2013
| 4:40 PM
With a thunderous roar, a 224-foot rocket carrying a massive satellite launched from Cape Canaveral and blasted into outer space, hurtling over the Atlantic Ocean as it cut across the night sky.
On Tuesday, Hawthorne rocket maker SpaceX lifted the SES-8...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 12:42 AM
A From the Archive photo gallery of previous Hollywood Christmas Parade images....
| Dec 4, 2013
| 1:19 PM
NASA’s extraterrestrial smartphone has phoned home.
The 4-inch-square satellite, PhoneSat 2.4, which uses an off-the-shelf Samsung Nexus S phone running Google’s Android operating system, transmitted data back to its Santa Clara University...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 1:52 PM
Warner Bros.’ box-office hit “Gravity,” starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney, has impressed reviewers and dazzled filmgoers.
But on opening weekend, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, who runs the Hayden Planetarium in New York,...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Barely three months ago, Eddie "Piolín" Sotelo's Spanish-language radio career appeared to be derailed.
He had lost his popular "Piolín por la Mañana" morning program amid allegations of sexual and emotional harassment by a male co-worker. In the days...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 7:30 AM
For a notoriously perfectionist band like Fleetwood Mac, it shouldn't come as a big surprise that its live show leaves nothing to chance.
Fleetwood Mac's 2013 tour, which wraps up with a final run of shows this week in California, is built around a song...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 9:23 AM
Satellite radio company Sirius XM Radio Inc. is launching a rebranded political talk channel for left-leaning audiences next week called "SiriusXM Progress."
The channel, formerly known as "SiriusXM Left," will debut Monday and feature an afternoon...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 12:18 PM
More than a hundred explorers, scientists and government officials will gather at Long Beach’s Aquarium of the Pacific on Friday to draft a blueprint to solve a deep blue problem: About 95% of the world's oceans remains unexplored.
| Apr 28, 2013
The 2013 Summer Movie Preview is a snapshot of films opening through the end of August. Release dates (for Los Angeles) and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
FOR THE RECORD:
Sneaks list: In the...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 3:18 PM
Glenn Britt, an architect of the modern pay-television industry, is stepping down as chairman and chief executive of Time Warner Cable at the end of the year.
Succeeding Britt is Robert Marcus, the longtime No. 2 executive at Time Warner Cable, which is...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Justin Bass is a big Los Angeles Dodgers fan, but for nearly four weeks he has been shut out of the action.
The continuing contract dispute between television giants CBS Corp. and Time Warner Cable Inc. has blacked out the CBS-owned KCBS Channel 2 and...