| Aug 14, 2013
| 3:28 PM
What fabulous, cool weather we have had during the first part of this month. Whoever thought that those two words would ever describe August weather in our area, for crying out loud? I hope my words don't jinx the situation.
I have to keep pushing the...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 8:20 AM
The summer's biggie arrives Sunday: "Breaking Bad" starts its final episodes on AMC. The stunning hour is a dramatic workout for Dean Norris as DEA agent Hank, Walt White's stunned brother-in-law.
Norris also is giving a ferocious performance as a...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 1:52 PM
On Sunday, even before I opened my eyes, I knew that it was going to be a different kind of summer day. The breeze coming through the window was cool and fragrant. The birds in the trees outside seemed to be happier than usual, and chirping loudly.
| Jul 24, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Valerie Harper's many fans have been wondering about the heroic star and her battle against cancer.
The Emmy-winning actress is scheduled to attend an event Sunday in Del Mar, Calif. She will show her support for the Lung Cancer Foundation of America'...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 1:39 PM
Is controversy good for reality television?
CBS' "Big Brother" has been making headlines with the jaw-dropping racial slurs of two contestants. Even host Julie Chen confided, on "The Talk," that she was hurt by the comments slamming Asians. (She is...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Muse/ique, the intriguing, eclectic orchestra founded in 2011 by conductor Rachael Worby, opens its "Summer of Sound" season on Saturday, June 29, at Caltech's picnic-friendly outdoor Beckman Mall in Pasadena with "Lost in the Stars with Patti Austin."...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 12:54 PM
The Wednesday TV highlights start early with Paula Deen, continue into prime time with the returns of "Big Brother," Carol Burnett and Tim Conway and go into late night.
Deen is giving an exclusive, live interview to Matt Lauer on NBC'...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 10:42 AM
"Hot in Cleveland" offers a live telecast at 10 p.m. Wednesday with guest star William Shatner.
And the TV Land sitcom has other big episodes lined up. Carol Burnett and Tim Conway reunited for an episode that will air in August. For another...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 9:33 AM
Valerie Harper will share her battle against incurable brain cancer in an NBC News documentary hosted by Meredith Vieira.
"This first-person account captures Harper's raw, emotional and hopeful journey as she goes through experimental treatments and...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 8:20 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Steven Spielberg's historical biography "Lincoln," the musical epic "Les Miserables" and the quirky romantic comedy "Silver Linings Playbook" dominated the Screen Actors Guild Award nominations Wednesday morning, receiving four...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 9:08 AM
Television promises big interviews in coming days. Katie Couric has a "Mary Tyler Moore Show" reunion, featuring the dying Valerie Harper, on Monday's edition of "Katie." CBS' "60 Minutes" talks to Jeremy Lin of the Houston Rockets about his entry into...