| Oct 12, 2013
| 1:52 PM
Jack Kirby’s “New Gods,” Jim Steranko’s “Nick Fury” works, Dave Gibbons’ “Watchmen” and Charles Schulz’s “Peanuts” will all get deluxe […]...
| Oct 11, 2013
Living on a budget doesn't have to mean sacrificing style — especially in SoCal where the outfits you see in pages of a magazine may actually be sitting in a secondhand shop only a few months later. Whether you’re in the market for clothes,...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 11:54 AM
At least there's no toilet. Ikea this week is staging a bathroom-as-billboard outside a Paris train station with human actors doing their best to portray the good life and all its flat-packed design splendor.
The Telegraph reports that the actors put on...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 3:08 PM
SACRAMENTO -- Former California Senate Majority Leader Dean Florez faces record fines for campaign violations that include using $26,541 in political funds for his personal benefit to buy furniture, concert tickets, fireworks, satellite radio, travel,...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 7:05 AM
Halfway through Season 23 of “Dancing With the Stars” and we’ve got our first shocker.
After a feel-good night of dances commemorating the remaining couples’ most memorable Years, it seemed especially harsh to send a couple home....
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:00 AM
After a tedious car trip along Interstate 5's fabled Grapevine stretching north through the Tehachapi Mountains, nothing seems more welcome at times than the oasis of ready food and hot coffee brewing. Soon, you can do some serious shopping too.
| Nov 14, 2013
| 2:57 PM
SACRAMENTO -- The state Fair Political Practices Commission on Thursday approved $60,000 in fines against former California Senate Majority Leader Dean Florez for violations that include using $26,541 in campaign funds for his personal benefit to buy...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:25 PM
Nearly four years ago, the McStays left their snug home in suburban San Diego County on a chilly February evening. Piling into their Isuzu Trooper, parents Joseph and Summer and young sons Gianni and Joseph Jr. left behind two dogs, two bowls of popcorn...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 1:40 PM
Los Angeles, it's time to meet your Muji. The Tokyo-based retailer with 380 locations in Japan, 200 stores in other countries and a devoted following among design aficionados here in the U.S. is scheduled to open its first store in Southern California...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 10:50 AM
Emerald green is so 2013. Say hello to Radiant Orchid, Pantone's color of the year for 2014.
Those not familiar with phalaenopsis may wonder: What, exactly, is Radiant Orchid?
In the company's annual announcement, Leatrice Eiseman, executive...
| May 25, 2013
"Grad" might be my favorite four-letter word, which is really saying something, for I traffic in four-letter words — eat them, spew them, chomp them like gum. "Grad" is followed by "oops," "bonk," "ball" and "fall" (the season, not the act of...