| Sep 24, 2013
| 2:43 PM
A new Hard Rock Hotel coming to Palm Springs is looking to up its music cred through a new partnership with veteran promotion firm Goldenvoice for bookings of live entertainment at the new facility.
The deal also expands Goldenvoice’s reach in the...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 5:55 PM
Let’s peel back the layers of L.A., the Big Onion — past the skin lotions, the spray tans, the unnecessary piercings, down so close that you can tickle this lovely city’s soul.
Wait, that’s not a soul. That’s another layer....
| Sep 17, 2013
| 9:39 PM
WASHINGTON — Six weeks ago, Aaron Alexis told people someone had threatened him at an airport in Virginia. A few days later, in Rhode Island, he heard voices. He thought people were speaking to him through "the walls, floor and ceiling" of the...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 8:01 AM
An Arizona woman who tried to strangle herself after allegedly killing her two children is in custody on suspicion of murder.
Marilyn Edge, 42, of Scottsdale, Ariz., was booked by Santa Ana police Saturday after she directed officers to her hotel room...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 8:23 PM
A handful of maids and janitors line up most weeks outside the gleaming Embassy Suites in Irvine to urge visitors to boycott the hotel.
But the workers aren't just protesting management — they are also targeting their union brothers and sisters....
| Oct 19, 2013
| 11:00 AM
At Wednesday's 10th birthday party for Walt Disney Concert Hall, the Los Angeles Philharmonic will perform the world premiere of Frank Zappa's "200 Motels." It's made up of 13 orchestral suites by the late L.A. rock star and composer, only parts of...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 11:10 AM
A new Instagram-themed hotel in Sydney, Australia, is offering a free night's stay to people who have more than 10,000 followers on the photo social network.
The 1888 Hotel appears to be the first hotel with an Instagram theme, and it is turning to...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 5:07 PM
When you think of the Four Seasons or the Beverly Wilshire, what comes to mind? Paparazzi, luxe accommodations and a sizable tab, right?
A food truck is nowhere in the picture -- at least it wasn't, until now.
The Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts is...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 8:45 AM
A San Antonio police officer was shot Monday morning at a downtown motel where a suspect was in a standoff with authorities.
The incident began when officers responded to reports of a family disturbance at the Super 8 Motel at about 8 a.m. CDT,...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 4:50 PM
SAN ANTONIO -- A daylong standoff at a downtown motel that left a police officer shot in the head ended Monday when the suspect surrendered, authorities said.
Police had responded to reports of a domestic disturbance at a Super 8 motel Monday morning...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 5:39 PM
A busy week for Wes Anderson watchers has been capped off by the arrival of the trailer for his upcoming "The Grand Budapest Hotel," which opens March 7, 2014.
The film has a typically large and outstanding cast that mixes together Anderson regulars...