| Aug 24, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Attaining and maintaining beautiful skin requires more than night creams, Botox cocktails and tutorials on how to use cosmetics.
True beauty comes from healthy habits, says Dr. Howard Murad of the namesake skin care line. "To me health and beauty are...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 4:30 PM
MEXICO CITY — Will Mexico’s so-called Queen of the Pacific — the woman accused, but never convicted, of being a Latin American drug kingpin — be going back to a Mexican prison after all?
Mexican federal prosecutors recently...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 2:14 PM
The nurse who gave Michael Jackson anesthesia during medical procedures spanning a decade testified Thursday that he pulled the plug on one because of the star's "inappropriate" behavior.
David Fournier, a certified nurse anesthetist who first worked...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 5:58 PM
MEXICO CITY — Sandra Avila Beltran, the Mexican "Queen of the Pacific" who gained notoriety after authorities accused her of being a rare female force in the illicit drug trade, will be returning to Mexico as a free woman soon after a judge in...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:00 PM
Life is usually such a struggle for me. I get foreplay confused with afterplay; I get tofu confused with cheese.
Yet, when I stumble across one of L.A.'s ultimate bargains, I am quick to share. This is such a one-way relationship, you and I. Just the...
| Jun 22, 2013
There came a moment, at a dinner party, when actor Elisabeth Rohm felt "an impulse of camaraderie" and chose the chance to ease another woman's distress over a secret she had carefully guarded. Rohm told the group that she had become pregnant through in...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 4:25 PM
For a brief and blinding moment in 2009, the Bling Ring crime spree ruled the social networks, TV news cycles and front pages of newspapers around the globe, including this one. At the time, I was bothered by the way the stories about a gang of affluent...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 5:39 PM
The company: Allergan Inc.
Leadership: David E.I. Pyott, chief executive since 1998
Revenue: $5.8 billion in 2012
Net income: $1.1 billion in 2012
Stock price: $108.60 at Friday's close...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 1:40 PM
Singing in public for the first time in nearly two years, John Mayer performed Wednesday night in Bozeman, Mont., near where the singer has a home. The benefit concert, which also featured Zac Brown, raised more than $100,000 for firefighters involved...
| May 31, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Henry Winkler has managed to stay in the comedy zeitgeist for more than 40 years, from his star-shot to fame on "Happy Days" in 1974 to the fourth season of "Arrested Development" on Netflix. These days Winkler continues to make recurring appearances on...
| May 26, 2013
Kjerstin Gruys is a UCLA doctoral student in sociology with a keen, feminist's interest in body image. Her dissertation will plumb the relationship between appearance and inequalities in the workplace.
Acutely aware of how our permeating obsession...