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  • Shane Salerno's decade-long obsession with J.D. Salinger

    Shane Salerno's decade-long obsession with J.D. Salinger
    When Shane Salerno turned 40 last year, he decided it was finally time to let his obsession go.
  • Son of 'Bonanza' star Lorne Greene to auction off memorabilia

    Son of 'Bonanza' star Lorne Greene to auction off memorabilia
    LAS VEGAS -- It was a weekly portrait of Americana about the adventures of the fictional Cartwright family, and it became a fixture for tube-addicted baby boomers, and the second-longest-running TV Western behind "Gunsmoke." Starring Lorne Green as...

    John D. Silva dies at 92; introduced news helicopter

    John D. Silva dies at 92; introduced news helicopter
    John D. Silva was the chief engineer for KTLA-TV in 1958 when he outfitted a helicopter with a TV camera and changed television news coverage forever. He turned a rented Bell helicopter into the Telecopter, essentially a flying TV studio. The first of...

    The Rose Parade grows up

    The Rose Parade grows up
    It's just a parade, after all, a once-a-year parade, so in the grand scheme of things, the Tournament of Roses Parade doesn't matter — until it does. And it does. There's a paradox at the core of Pasadena's pretty street party. What began in...

    PASSINGS: Norma Zimmer, Dick Walsh, Robert F. Ellsworth, Robert Traylor, Burt Reinhardt

    PASSINGS: Norma Zimmer, Dick Walsh, Robert F. Ellsworth, Robert Traylor, Burt Reinhardt
    Norma Zimmer Singer was Welk 'Champagne Lady' Norma Zimmer, 87, the "Champagne Lady" of television's "The Lawrence Welk Show" and a studio singer, died Tuesday at her home in Brea. Her son, Larry, did not give the cause of death. Zimmer performed on...