| Mar 9, 2010
| 4:34 PM
A dispute at a Lancaster movie theater during a screening of "Shutter Island" ended when a man, who had complained about someone nearby talking on a cellphone, was stabbed in the neck with a meat thermometer. The incident occurred two......
| Mar 12, 2010
| 4:35 PM
On a January afternoon, the temperature hovers in the upper teens, the sky threatening to blanket the coal-rich hills of West Virginia with snow.Inside the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, in the small town of Weston, it's 5 or 10 degrees colder. The...
| Mar 17, 2010
| 4:34 PM
The L.A. County Sheriff's Department has arrested a suspect in the case of a moviegoer who was attacked with a meat thermometer during a screening of "Shutter Island" at a Lancaster theater last month. The victim was stabbed after complaining......
| Mar 18, 2010
| 4:35 PM
Swedish journalist Stieg Larsson died suddenly (at only 50), shortly before the publication of his first novel, "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo." (The book's original title translates as "Men Who Hate Women" -- more thematically relevant but not...
| Oct 9, 2010
"Glee" mastermind Ryan Murphy has purchased actress Diane Keaton's Spanish Colonial Revival in Beverly Hills for an undisclosed amount, public records show.
Keaton restored the Ralph Flewelling-designed hacienda, which she bought in 2007 for $8.1...
| Jan 12, 2010
Back in 1941, a Russian immigrant named Albert Lewis Kanter had (literally) a novel idea for the fledgling medium of the American comic book -- he launched Classics Illustrated, a series that lived up to its name by converting "Ivanhoe," "Jane Eyre," "The...
| Feb 18, 2010
Costume designer Sandy Powell netted her eighth Oscar nomination with her work on "The Young Victoria," director Jean-Marc Vallee's biopic of the early life of the iconic British monarch (played by Emily Blunt).
The honor is the latest in a celebrated...
| Feb 21, 2010
On a January afternoon, the temperature hovers in the upper teens, the sky threatening to blanket the coal-rich hills of West Virginia with snow.
Inside the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, in the small town of Weston, it's five or 10 degrees colder.
| Apr 23, 2011
Ed O'Neill of "Modern Family" has bought a Brentwood home from cinematographer Robert Richardson for $3.05 million.
The ranch-style house was designed by Cliff May in 1953 as his personal residence. May, known as the father of the ranch house, designed...
| Mar 7, 2011
Above all else, Martin Scorsese is a character.
Brilliant, brazen, engaging, esoteric, reverent, irreverent, ironic — all are qualities that have forged the 68-year-old director into an unqualified master. Much revered, once reviled, Scorsese has...
| Nov 17, 2011
For Leonardo DiCaprio, any story worth telling starts with a question.
"Why?" the actor said, banging his fist on a table. "His personal life, his tactics, what drove him, what were his motives? What the hell did he really want?"
The man instigating...