| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:34 AM
After the coffee. Before figuring out who has my Super Bowl tickets.
The Skinny: How funny would it have been if right before he delivered the State of the Union address, President Obama barked out, "Omaha! Omaha!" and the entire Cabinet got up and...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 5:00 AM
NEW YORK — There are diverse references to art in the office of Philippe Vergne, the man who will be the next director of Los Angeles' Museum of Contemporary Art: a framed photo of artist Walter de Maria's "The Lightning Field," a glossy picture...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 12:48 PM
They've closed the Hollywood Park racetrack after 75 years of racing. Now it's time for the auction.
On Friday and Saturday, the Inglewood track will hold a Web auction, selling off items as varied as TV sets, tractors, restaurant equipment and...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 2:05 PM
More than 1,900 acres of the former Marine Corps Air Station El Toro in Irvine have been cleaned up and removed from the list of the nation’s most hazardous sites after more than two decades, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 7:45 PM
More than 1,900 acres of the retired Marine Corps Air Station El Toro in Irvine have been cleaned up and removed from the list of the nation's most hazardous sites after more than two decades, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Monday....
| Jan 27, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Imagine Dragons got dirty at the Grammys on Sunday night.
After winning for best rock performance, the Las Vegas-based band appeared backstage still wearing the paint-stained clothes they donned during the raucous performance of their hit "Radioactive."...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 7:36 PM
George Zimmerman's latest artistic endeavor may land him in a legal battle with the Associated Press.
AP officials contend that Zimmerman's painting, titled "Angie," directly copies an AP photo, taken by freelance photographer Rick Wilson, of Florida...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 9:02 AM
A stolen Super Bowl ring belonging to NFL Hall of Famer Lance Alworth has been recovered after 25 years, the San Diego County Sheriff's Department said Tuesday.
The ring is from Super Bowl VI in which the Dallas Cowboys beat the Miami Dolphins, 24-3, in...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Anyone who thinks that holiday season in the desert is an oxymoron should remember that many of the traditions we celebrate this time of year — from Hanukkah to Christmas — originated in arid landscapes. Fast-forward several thousand years,...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 2:15 PM
HOUSTON -- Big-game hunters in Texas stirred controversy over the weekend by auctioning off a rare African permit to hunt the endangered black rhino in the name of conservation.
Dallas Safari Club officials have said they faced threats leading up to ...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 10:02 AM
A Stradivarius violin that was stolen from a London rail station in 2010 and recovered in July has sold for £1.4 million ($2.3 million) at an auction this week. The instrument, which dates from 1696, had belonged to violinist Min Jin Kym.