| Dec 2, 2013
| 11:47 AM
Opening on a crowded holiday weekend during which "Hunger Games: Catching Fire" and "Frozen" broke Thanksgiving records, the Nelson Mandela biopic "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" made a solid box-office debut in four theaters.
The Weinstein Co. film,...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:53 PM
No viral prank here. Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel is posting his best numbers since his time slot move put him in head-to-head competition with Jay Leno and David Letterman.
For the week of Nov. 18, the latest for which numbers are available, ABC's...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:30 PM
How are those new 2014 workouts going? Need a little inspiration boost? We talked to four prominent trainers and fitness personalities in hopes of finding keys to helping you work out — successfully — for years to come.
Harley Pasternak, 39,...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Mindy Kaling has slammed the lid down on the brouhaha surrounding her Elle magazine cover, one of four shots featuring different ladies for the mag's Women in TV Issue.
And she's done it by being funny, which makes it even better.
"I love my...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:06 AM
Big week for music videos, right?
Katy Perry, Arcade Fire, Bob Dylan -- all have released talked-about clips over the last few days, and that's not even getting to the mind-blower that is Kanye West's "Bound 2," in which the rapper pretend-rides a...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:07 AM
A peek into a yearslong sting operation targeting state Sen. Ronald S. Calderon (D-Montebello) reveals the lengths to which the FBI went to get close to the lawmaker – possibly developing an online persona for an FBI agent posing as an independent...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 12:19 PM
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This week's TV Movies
That's a mandroid, baby! Michael Ealy...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 9:54 AM
The critically lambasted Adam Sandler comedy "Grown-Ups 2" dominated the nominations for the 34th Razzie Awards on Wednesday morning, receiving eight, including worst picture, worst actor, worst supporting actor and worst director.
Johnny Depp ("The...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 10:45 AM
"[P]ink champagne, gold lame, hair, and fearlessness."
That's how Lady Gaga described the new version of "Do What U Want" that she linked to Tuesday on Twitter, and she's right at the very least about the hair.
Though "Do What U Want" appears on Gaga'...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 11:58 AM
The Pixies are back -- again.
After touring its classic material for several years as a kind of hipster oldies act, the hugely influential alt-rock band finally put out some new music last September in the form of the four-song "EP-1."
| Dec 11, 2013
| 2:41 PM
It looks like actor Dann Florek is following Richard Belzer out the door at the "Law & Order: SVU" station house.
Florek, who plays tough but dedicated Capt. Cragen tweeted his departure from the series on Monday, writing, "Friday was the last day 4...