| Dec 7, 2009
| 4:34 PM
Eight countries. 21 days. More than 25,000 miles. One winning team.To say that this season of "The Amazing Race" brought the drama is a bit of an understatement. We saw siblings squabble, a former beauty queen throw tantrums (repeatedly, no......
| Sep 24, 2009
| 4:33 PM
I attended a press conference on Wednesday and interviewed Wayne Newton about his latest effort, "Once Before I Go," a show set to open at the Tropicana for six months beginning Oct. 14. Every time I have seen the Wayner......
| May 2, 2009
Danny Gans, whose breadth of celebrity impressions made him a popular mainstay on the ever-changing Las Vegas Strip, died Friday morning at his home in Henderson, Nev. He was 52.
A family member called authorities at 3:44 a.m. and said Gans was...
| Jun 29, 2008
When, where: Through August at the Steve Wyrick Theatre (at Planet Hollywood).
Highlights: After a nearly five-year run at the Liberace Museum, self-taught pianist Winters moves his acclaimed tribute show to the Strip beginning...
| Jun 30, 2009
Fred Travalena, the master impressionist and singer whose broad repertoire of voices ranged from Jack Nicholson to Sammy Davis Jr. to Bugs Bunny, has died. He was 66.
Travalena, who began treatment for an aggressive form of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in 2002...
| Mar 30, 2009
Although meditation has been described as a reflective mode of thought, a more accurate definition might be a mode of "no thought," not unlike that of an employee at the Department of Motor Vehicles. Our daily worries and chattering minds recede into...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 4:27 PM
Editor's note: The 1968 Newport Pop Festival didn't go over very well with many Costa Mesa residents — nor with Los Angeles Times critic Digby Diehl, who wrote the following review. Eric Burdon and the Animals will be among the performers this...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 2:30 AM
| May 19, 2013
| 11:36 AM
In Sunday television, ABC is going to party like it's 1999. Prince will perform at the Billboard Music Awards and accept the Icon Award.
Madonna collects the Top Touring Artist Award. Tracy Morgan hosts the three-hour event, starting at 8 p.m.
| Dec 25, 2012
| 3:04 PM
Justin Tucker's legs shook underneath him, and for a moment, he thought he might actually be nervous about kicking a field goal.
Then he realized, as he later told his father, that the movement didn't result from any internal tension but from 88,645...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 4:43 PM
We've shared a moment And as the moment ends I got a funny feelin' We're parting now as friends That verse comes from “The Curtain Falls,” a song popularized by Bobby Darin that Orlando's beloved lounge entertainer Mark Wayne often used as a...