| Apr 4, 2014
| 1:42 PM
When Charles Keating’s family announced this week that the infamous savings and loan swindler had died at 90, it seemed only natural to wonder what America’s No. 1 pornographer had to say. After all, before ripping off defenseless retirees,...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Paulina Gretzky isn't a professional golfer. Her connection to the golf world is as the fiance of PGA player Dustin Johnson.
Apparently that was good enough for Golf Digest magazine to put the scantily clad 25-year-old daughter of NHL legend Wayne...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Singer-songwriter Lorde tells Fashion magazine that she feels empowered when she wears suits and other menswear, as she did when she performed in trousers and a white shirt at the Grammys. (But she wears a spangled Dolce & Gabbana dress on the mag's May...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 8:27 PM
When I saw the first tweet about this, I truly thought it was a hoax. But no, it seems wine critic Robert M. Parker Jr. is launching a lifestyle magazine. Wine-searcher.com has the story and describes the mag as aimed at "high net-worth individuals and...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 11:40 AM
No one would claim that implementation of the Affordable Care Act has been especially smooth.
The technical problems of the federal enrollment website, HealthCare.gov, last October and November, were only part of it: The administration has repeatedly...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 11:13 PM
Owen Gleiberman, a film critic for Entertainment Weekly for more than two decades, was laid off from the magazine along with six other staff members on Wednesday, according to Poynter.
The others are senior writer Josh Rottenberg, staff writer Annie...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 4:01 PM
Merger partners Comcast Corp. and Time Warner Cable Inc. are two of America's least favorite cable companies, according to a new survey from Consumer Reports.
The cable giants showed up near the bottom of the magazine's rankings in a survey of 81,848...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 8:33 PM
When he was a young man, Hobie Alter had a clear vision of his future: He didn't want a job that would require hard-soled shoes, and he didn't want to work east of Pacific Coast Highway.
The son of a second-generation orange grower,...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 2:48 PM
GQ magazine recently announced its 2014 best new menswear designers in America, a list on which Los Angeles is more than well represented.
The quartet that makes up the class of 2014 includes two L.A.-based labels -- John Elliot's skate-culture-...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 6:15 PM
Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerr appear to have been in different places in the wake of their split last October — or maybe it's simply that the former was interviewed by a newspaper, while the latter sat down for a chat with a men's magazine and then...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 9:49 AM
Former Los Angeles Times reporter Ruth Ryon, who created the highly popular and enduring Hot Property column on celebrity real estate, died Friday at a hospice facility in Redondo Beach. She was 69.
The cause was complications of Parkinson's disease,...