| Jul 29, 2013
| 8:25 AM
By now even the most cautious observer has come to admit that this has been one of the most topsy-turvy U.S. moviegoing summers in years. Overall revenue numbers are up by double digits over last summer--yet many studios are bleeding hundreds of...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:01 AM
If you’re a marathoner, you’ve probably heard of the dreaded “wall” — the sudden, overwhelming fatigue that turns taut muscle to jelly, typically around the 20-mile mark. A similar fate can befall competitive cyclists,...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Tao Lin's new novel, "Taipei," is more obviously autobiographical than previous efforts — about a young, male, Asian American New York urbanite and social-media compulsive paralyzed by a robot-ennui style of depression.
Lin has energetically...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 6:54 PM
Using brain scans and exercise stress tests, researchers have identified two biologically distinct subgroups of veterans suffering from so-called Gulf War illness.
Their bodies reacted differently to physical exertion, and their brains had atrophied...
| May 17, 2013
| 10:02 PM
Ken Venturi, who won the 1964 U.S. Open golf championship in dramatic fashion and became a longtime television commentator, died Friday in Rancho Mirage. He was 82.
Venturi, who was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame earlier this month, died at...
| May 14, 2013
| 10:43 AM
Beyonce has canceled a show in Belgium, citing dehydration and exhaustion as rumors of a second pregnancy continue to swirl around the pop diva.
The singer, 31, was advised by doctors to rest and will be missing her Tuesday show at Sportpaleis in...
| May 16, 2013
Backstage at the Emmys last year, reporters were squirming — and not just because of the ill-fitting rental tuxes and too-tight gowns. As "Modern Family" rolled to its third straight Emmy win for comedy series (after earlier pulling in prizes for...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 12:29 PM
The Los Angeles paramedic who answered the emergency call to the Holmby Hills mansion where Michael Jackson lived said that the condition of the singer resembled that of a cancer patient who had come home to die.
Richard Senneff testified Tuesday that...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 4:36 PM
The Federal Aviation Administration is moving to fight pilot fatigue. Commercial pilots need shorter shifts and longer rests, the agency said in announcing new rules on the treatment of pilots....
| Jan 15, 2012
| 4:34 AM
Lakers fatigue catching up to them...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Nitrous oxide: Nitrous oxide, linked to the collapse and hospitalization of Demi Moore, is an inhalant that mimics the buzz of extreme intoxication. The problem is, the dangerous vapors fry your brain....