| Oct 3, 2010
Too hot for a locker room chat? Too flirty to fly? While most of us will shuffle off this mortal coil without suffering from this kind of discrimination, a certain aesthetically pleasing subset of society is forced to suffer the slings and arrows of being...
| Mar 6, 2010
Tennis great Pete Sampras and his wife, actress Bridgette Wilson-Sampras, have listed their newly built compound in Lake Sherwood for $25 million.
FOR THE RECORD:
Hot Property: The March 6 Hot Property column, which reported that...
| Mar 25, 2010
Colleen Kay Hutchins
1952's Miss America
Colleen Kay Hutchins, 83, an Arcadia native who was crowned Miss America of 1952, died early Wednesday at her home in Newport Beach, according to her son Kiki Vandeweghe, the interim coach and general manager...
| Feb 23, 2010
Producer-director Bud Yorkin and his wife, actress Cynthia Sikes, have listed their Holmby Hills estate for $49.5 million.
The gated traditional home, built in 1938, has five bedrooms and 7 1/2 bathrooms in about 11,900 square feet. The house has an...
| Oct 21, 2010
Bob Guccione, who founded Penthouse magazine and created a corporate empire around it, only to see it crumble as his investments soured and the world of pornography turned toward video and the Internet, died Wednesday at a hospital in Plano, Texas. He was...
| Mar 9, 2011
Jean Bartel, a former UCLA student who became Miss America of 1943 and was credited with selling $2.5 million in war bonds, has died. She was 87.
Bartel died in her sleep Sunday at her Brentwood home, said actress Lee Meriwether, the 1955 Miss America...
| Sep 25, 2011
A fashion show in Harlem in 1963, a portrait of a contemplative Michael Jackson in 1981 and a picture of friends celebrating their prom night in 2006 are among images on view in the exhibition "Posing Beauty in African American Culture" at USC's Fisher...
| Nov 9, 2009
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With only five teams left in the race, the stakes have gotten higher than ever. So it was only fitting that the producers of 'The Amazing Race' would bring back one of the toughest challenges ever devised in the history......
| Oct 12, 2009
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Also, forget Harry Reid vs. Republican TBD. Or John Ensign vs. his own poor decisions. The upcoming Las Vegas contest we???ll be watching: Rush Limbaugh vs. Perez Hilton. Which uber-personality wrings more political headlines from a beauty pageant?...
| Oct 19, 2009
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Does karma play a role in the success or failure of teams running 'The Amazing Race'? Can performing good deeds actually propel you to a better performance and, conversely, can behaving like a jerk result in elimination? New favorite team......
| Apr 13, 2009
Cherif Guellal, an Algerian resistance fighter, businessman and diplomat who cut a glamorous figure in Washington society and was the longtime companion of a former Miss America, died of leukemia Tuesday at a hospital in Algiers. He was 76.
Guellal was a...