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  • Review: Guy Pearce doesn't fit in strained '33 Postcards'

    Review: Guy Pearce doesn't fit in strained '33 Postcards'
    Innocence meets experience, unconvincingly, in the strained redemption drama "33 Postcards." The movie's awkward mix of familiar setups finds a teenage orphan from China on the sorta-mean streets of Sydney, Australia, inspiring hope in a criminal who...
  • J.J. Abrams' 'Star Trek' sequel outperforming original overseas

    J.J. Abrams' 'Star Trek' sequel outperforming original overseas
    While the USS Enterprise has yet to conquer foreign galaxies, it is starting to pick up speed overseas. Playing in seven foreign markets this weekend, J.J. Abrams' "Star Trek Into Darkness" collected $31.7 million, according to an estimate from...
  • Watch Thursday's 'ring of fire' solar eclipse live-streamed

    Watch Thursday's 'ring of fire' solar eclipse live-streamed
    Live video of Thursday's solar eclipse will be streaming on latimes.com beginning at 2:30 p.m. PDT. The video is courtesy of Slooh Space Camera, which has several telescopes around the world, and which often live-streams celestial events. On Thursday,...
  • 'Ring of fire' solar eclipse on Thursday: Watch it live, here

    'Ring of fire' solar eclipse on Thursday: Watch it live, here
    An eclipse of the sun will occur on Thursday and you can watch it live online, right here. Ideally you would go outside with a pair of very dark sun-gazing glasses, or a cardboard box with a pinhole in it, and see this event for yourself, but unless you...
  • Colgate University to return aboriginal artwork to Australia

    Colgate University to return aboriginal artwork to Australia
    A collection of artwork by aboriginal Australian children that was given to Colgate University in 1966 is being voluntarily returned to Australia. The upstate New York school said Tuesday that it would transfer 119 pieces from the collection to Curtin...
  • Wednesday's TV Highlights: 'The Americans' on FX

    Wednesday's TV Highlights: 'The Americans' on FX
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of April 28 - May 4, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     --------------------   SERIES Arrow Oliver (Stephen Amell) has...
  • It's time for a water coaster in Southern California

    It's time for a water coaster in Southern California
    Southern California is long overdue for a water coaster. For the uninitiated, a water coaster is a water park slide that mimics the ups and downs of a traditional roller coaster with the help of conveyor belts, water jets or magnetic propulsion....
  • Tennis great Rod Laver loses his partner in life

    Tennis great Rod Laver loses his partner in life
    The biggest grand slam of Rod Laver's life had nothing to do with major tennis tournaments. He met Mary Shelby Peterson at the Jack Kramer Tennis Club. Then, in 1966, at a church in San Rafael, he changed that to Mary Shelby Laver. Game, set, match....
  • The Swoose

     
    Los Angeles once had "The Swoose" - the oldest B-17 in existence - as a possible war memorial....
  • Jungle coaster takes riders on off-road trek at Danish theme park

    Jungle coaster takes riders on off-road trek at Danish theme park
    A $12-million roller coaster at a Scandinavian theme park will take riders on an off-road trek aboard all-terrain vehicles through a Mayan jungle in search of lost treasure. Photos: Juvelen launch coaster at Djurs Sommerland The dual-launch coaster...
  • Fire & Ice

    Fire & Ice
    Few regions on earth are as vast or diverse at the Pacific Rim. Encompassing all the shoreline that borders the Pacific Ocean, the rim runs along the coasts of South and Central America, up past California to Alaska, along Russia’s Kamchatka...