| Feb 28, 2014
| 11:07 AM
SeaWorld closed Friday amid the strong storms that have hit Southern California.
"Safety of guests/team members/animals is a top priority," tweeted Clyde the sea lion.
Extreme weather conditions (heavy rain & strong winds): We're closed today (2/28)....
| Feb 17, 2014
| 8:27 PM
BEIJING — Torture, deliberate starvation and other abuses carried out by North Korean authorities — possibly on the orders of leader Kim Jong Un — are crimes against humanity and should be referred to an international court or tribunal...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 11:11 AM
Robin Thicke is speaking out for the first time since he and Paula Patton announced their split — though he's not dishing any real dirt. Still, there is more info on the days leading up to the breakup announcement.
"I want to thank everyone for...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The green ogre is moving out of his swamp and coming to London.
DreamWorks Animation said it was teaming up with Merlin Entertainments, based in Poole, Britain, to create a Shrek-themed attraction on London's South Bank.
The show will transport...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 5:00 AM
SAN FRANCISCO — You may have never heard of the image-sharing service Imgur. But nearly every day you probably come across comical photos with witty captions that originated there.
With 130 million visiting the site each month, Imgur (which the...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Miwa Matreyek makes more animated magic with "This World Made Itself" at REDCAT, Mike Daisey explores "American Utopias" at Royce Hall, and Christopher Durang channels Chekov in "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike" at the Taper.
China: The Whole...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 6:39 PM
John Henson, who occasionally performed as a puppeteer in the Muppets troupe his father founded, died Friday of a heart attack at his home in upstate New York. He was 48 and did not have a history of heart trouble, his sister Cheryl said.
| Feb 15, 2014
| 9:08 PM
Son of Muppets founder Jim Henson
John Henson, 48, who occasionally performed as a puppeteer in the famed Muppets troupe his father founded, died Friday of a heart attack at his home in Saugerties, New York. He did not have a history of...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 5:18 PM
Chen Si, 35, and her husband visited Los Angeles from Shanghai for the first time in December, excited about local attractions like Disneyland and Hollywood.
They were less enthused about the idea of American food. They booked a room in San Gabriel,...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 5:06 PM
A procedural rule will keep SeaWorld shareholders from considering a plan by animal rights activists to invest in whale sanctuaries.
The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals tried to bring the idea to shareholders in response to the documentary...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Comcast Corp. already produces movies, television shows and national and local news programs while operating theme parks and the largest pay-TV system in the U.S.
And now, with one bold stroke, the Philadelphia conglomerate could dominate the flow of...