| Jan 9, 2014
| 1:04 PM
It’s official. No, it’s not. Well, kinda. Hey, just check back.
The Dodgers are launching their own sports network on Time Warner Cable this year, but the actual date of the debut of SportsNet LA has yet to be announced. I mean, like on a...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 10:41 AM
How much does iHeartRadio love country music? Enough to sprout a new festival dedicated to the genre.
The inaugural iHeartRadio Country Festival has been set for March 29 in Austin, Texas, and will feature Luke Bryan, Carrie Underwood, Jason Aldean,...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 3:52 PM
OAKLAND -- This city is a national hub for the commercial sexual exploitation of children.
But the plague of underage girls -- and to a lesser extent, boys -- who are prostituted by often violent pimps has now received a big boost in visibility.
| Jan 14, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Cirque du Soleil is looking to diversify its repertoire by expanding into Broadway-style shows and is creating a new division called Cirque du Soleil Theatrical that will be headed by Las Vegas theater impresario Scott Zeiger.
| Jan 15, 2014
| 1:02 PM
Katy Perry is roaring back to business.
After lying relatively low after the heavily hyped release last fall of her album "Prism," the singer announced Wednesday that she'll hit the road in North America this summer.
The so-called Prismatic world...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 3:30 AM
Now there's another way to find out what's going on with "S.H.I.E.L.D." and "Blacklist" before getting to the office, but without watching the week's episodes.
TV Talk Network LLC, which produces podcasts that recap TV show episodes, is getting its...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 3:26 PM
A New Jersey-based atheist organization is castigating the work of Pope Francis and others who respond to natural disasters with prayer, Bibles and rosaries.
American Atheists announced Monday that it was unveiling digital billboards in the central part...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 3:27 PM
A lucrative media services contract that became embroiled in conflict-of-interest allegations was approved Monday for Los Angeles International Airport.
The Board of Airport Commissioners awarded the contract to a joint venture involving JCDecaux...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 7:28 AM
After the coffee. Before seeing if NBC's ratings are alive with the sound of music.
The Skinny: Survived three holiday parties this week. Now I just want to hide all weekend. Friday's roundup includes the box office preview and a hilarious story about...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 7:11 AM
After the coffee. Before eating a ton so I can fast tomorrow. Yeah, right.
The Skinny: Twitter hasn't called me yet about my options for its IPO. I'll settle for $10 for every follower. I don't have too much to atone for this weekend which says more...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 9:53 AM
Cumulus Media Inc. is investing in digital media through a new deal with online music-streaming service Rdio that gives the radio giant what it calls a "significant equity stake" in Rdio's parent company, Pulser Media.
Rdio will also launch a free...