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  • Evita now graces Argentina's 100-peso note

     
    Argentina President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner unveils a 100-peso note with Eva Peron's image on the 60th anniversary of the populist idol's death....
  • 'Beautiful Ruins' isn't typical Hollywood novel, author says

    'Beautiful Ruins' isn't typical Hollywood novel, author says
    Jess Walter's critically acclaimed new book "Beautiful Ruins" contains many of the characters and attitudes of the classic Hollywood novel — doomed heroes and heroines lurching from troubled pasts toward impossible dreams. The bestseller, generating...
  • Chick-fil-A gay fallout: Chicago ban, Facebook gaffe, Malkin blog

    Chick-fil-A gay fallout: Chicago ban, Facebook gaffe, Malkin blog
    Strike another city from Chick-fil-A’s fan club as a Chicago official has pledged to block the fast-food chain from opening in his district amid a heated national debate over the place of the gay marriage debate in corporate America. Proco “...
  • Toronto Film Festival: Five trailers to get you in the mood

    Toronto Film Festival: Five trailers to get you in the mood
    Organizers of the Toronto International Film Festival this morning announced some of their key selections for the Sept. 6-16 event. Here's a look at five trailers to get you in the mood for the fest. "Argo": Ben Affleck is back behind the camera,...
  • Alexander Cockburn dies at 71; radical longtime columnist

    Alexander Cockburn dies at 71; radical longtime columnist
    Los Angeles Times Alexander Cockburn, the radical and acerbic journalist who had written longtime columns in both the conservative Wall Street Journal and the leftist outlet the Nation, died Friday in Germany. He was 71. The influential writer had...
  • Book review: 'Gold' by Chris Cleave doesn't medal

    Book review: 'Gold' by Chris Cleave doesn't medal
    -------------------- Gold Chris Cleave Simon & Schuster: 336 pp., $27 -------------------- There are undoubtedly fans of Chris Cleave who will pick up his new novel, "Gold," and enjoy it as much as they did his blockbuster bestseller, "Little Bee."...
  • Cravings could be defeated with two little words

    Cravings could be defeated with two little words
    Why is it that we crave chocolate chip cookies rather than chard? Or bread instead of broccoli? Take heart: It's biological. "Our attraction to sweets — and salt, carbohydrates and fat — is hard-wired from the Stone Age," says Dr. David Katz,...
  • Alan Jackson discusses new album, return to Los Angeles on Friday

    Alan Jackson discusses new album, return to Los Angeles on Friday
    Alan Jackson has his own version of the 1% vs. 99% problem, and he has to contend with it every night he's on tour. “The problem with me is I've had 60-something singles,” said the lanky country singer and songwriter earlier this week from...
  • PASSINGS: Jon Lord, Bob Babbitt, Donald J. Sobol

    PASSINGS: Jon Lord, Bob Babbitt, Donald J. Sobol
    Jon Lord Deep Purple keyboard player Jon Lord, 71, a British keyboardist for Deep Purple and Whitesnake, died in London on Monday of a pulmonary embolism after a battle with pancreatic cancer, said a statement on his official website. Lord co-wrote...
  • Rights group: Chavez government intimidates foes in Venezuela

     
    The Venezuelan government under President Hugo Chavez has steadily concentrated its power, enabling it to "intimidate, censor, and prosecute" critics and perceived enemies, a new report says....
  • Willis Edwards dies at 66; L.A. civil rights activist

    Willis Edwards dies at 66; L.A. civil rights activist
    Willis Edwards, a civil rights and political activist in Los Angeles' African American community and the former leader of the Beverly Hills-Hollywood branch of the NAACP who was a controversial force behind its entertainment industry Image Awards, has...