| May 22, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Brad Pitt's "Killing Them Softly," directed by Andrew Dominik, has anti-capitalist themes. It premiered at the Cannes Film Festival....
| Sep 16, 2013
| 8:43 AM
Forbes is out with its annual list of wealthiest Americans, so let's have some fun with numbers ...
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is still at the top of the list with an estimated net worth of $72 billion.
Super investor Warren Buffett comes in...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Keeping it in the entertainment industry, Aziz Ansari of "Parks and Recreation" has bought a house in Los Feliz for $2,686,950 from director Andrew Douglas.
Designed by Buff & Hensman and built in 1968, the Mid-Century Modern post-and-beam home features...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 10:09 AM
After nearly a year of rumors, Samsung confirmed it will roll out a smartphone with a curved display next month.
Reports that Samsung was working on smartphones with flexible, plastic displays began coming out in late 2012, and Samsung verified those...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 1:30 PM
As we wrote earlier this summer, Apple faces a number of challenges in the smartphone market in Brazil.
But one of them appears to have been cleared.
A Brazilian judge has ruled that Apple has the right to use the iPhone name in Brazil, according to...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 7:22 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Defending America's Cup champion Oracle Team USA could be in deep trouble against scrappy Emirates Team New Zealand.
The American powerhouse was so soundly beaten by the Kiwis in Race 5 on Tuesday that Larry Ellison's syndicate had...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 3:39 PM
The U.S. boat that seeks to defend its America's Cup title starting this weekend will be saddled with a disadvantage and will sail without a key crew member after officials handed down the harshest penalty in the history of the 162-year-old race.
| Sep 11, 2013
| 6:30 PM
The two catamarans zipping across San Francisco Bay in the America's Cup finals each weighs about 163 tons less than America, the winning yacht in 1851 and namesake for sports' oldest active trophy. The lighter load obviously helps these boats achieve...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 6:54 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Skipper Jimmy Spithill accelerated his 72-foot catamaran off the starting line and steered defending champion Oracle Team USA to its fifth straight win against Emirates Team New Zealand on Monday to stay alive in the America's Cup....
| Sep 15, 2013
| 5:22 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Dean Barker and Emirates Team New Zealand regained the momentum in the America's Cup when they pulled ahead of defending champion Oracle Team USA on the fourth leg to win Race 10 by 17 seconds Sunday on San Francisco Bay.
| Sep 14, 2013
| 4:08 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Emirates Team New Zealand nearly capsized in Race 8 of the America's Cup, allowing defending champion Oracle Team USA to sail away to a 52-second victory Saturday on windy San Francisco Bay.
In the most heart-stopping moment of the...