| Oct 4, 2013
| 9:05 AM
"The Network," Eva Orner's well-intended if rudimentarily told and structured documentary, follows the formation and development of Afghanistan's first independent television network, Tolo TV, by Afghan expatriate Saad Mohseni in the years following the...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 8:15 AM
John Steinbeck's epic novel "The Grapes of Wrath" tells the saga of the Joads, an Oklahoma Dust Bowl family that journeys to California, where they encounter hardships as migrant farm workers.
To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Depression-era...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 12:05 PM
Style expert George Kotsiopoulos is scheduled to host the opening night fashion show at 6:30 Thursday to kick off a weekend celebration of fashion, beauty and home style at South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa.
Kotsiopoulos, of E's "Fashion Police," is to...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 3:54 PM
If you have tickets for playoff games at Dodger Stadium, and you would like to know what time the games start so you can plan your weekend or ask your boss for time off – sorry, you’ll have to wait a few more days.
Such is the power of...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 7:35 PM
Top 40 station KIIS-FM (102.7), which has been the dominant radio station in Los Angeles and Orange County for most of the previous three years, reclaimed sole possession of first place last month for the first time since April, according to figures...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Barely three months ago, Eddie "Piolín" Sotelo's Spanish-language radio career appeared to be derailed.
He had lost his popular "Piolín por la Mañana" morning program amid allegations of sexual and emotional harassment by a male co-worker. In the days...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:37 PM
When the Dodgers play the first two games of the playoffs next week, they will ask shortstop Hanley Ramirez to do something he has not done in two weeks: start on consecutive days.
Ramirez, the Dodgers' cleanup hitter, has played in barely half the...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 9:19 AM
MOSCOW -- A Russian court ordered a photographer and five Greenpeace activists to be held under arrest for two months Thursday pending investigation into an attempt to board an oil drilling platform in the Arctic Sea.
Prominent Russian photographer...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 4:59 PM
The Grand Theft Auto gaming franchise is one of the most lucrative entertainment brands in history, a multi-million dollar juggernaut whose highly anticipated upcoming fifth installment -- and the first since 2008 -- will arrive on Sept. 17.
| Aug 14, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Will the real Shane Spencer please stand up?
He has, and it's not the guy who claimed to be the former New York Yankees slugger during a lengthy interview on an ESPN Radio 104.5 in Albany, N.Y.
In the 20-plus minute chat with host Mike Lindsley on...
| Jun 27, 2013
In the scheme of mythical hazards — that you should never swim immediately after eating, that touching a frog will give you warts, that you'll grow hair on your hands if you, well, you know — the idea that an iPod could bring down a plane...