| Sep 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The Los Angeles Master Chorale did what organizations are expected to do when they are about to turn 50. It looked back and patted itself on the back.
In a marathon gala at Walt Disney Concert Hall on Sunday night that lasted more than three hours,...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 7:30 AM
TORONTO — It was 37 years ago, but Niki Lauda recalls his brush with death as if it happened this morning.
The Austrian Formula One driver had been in a ferocious nip-and-tuck battle for most of the season with his British rival James Hunt when...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 9:03 AM
The Duchess of Cambridge's "maternity leave" is officially over.
The former Kate Middleton stopped making official public appearances in June after attending the Trooping of the Colour in honor of Queen Elizabeth II's birthday along with other members...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 1:00 PM
• For the first time in more than 100 years, four generations of present and future British monarchs will be alive at the same time: Queen Elizabeth II, her son and heir apparent, Charles, Prince of Wales; William, the Duke of Cambridge; and the...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 1:37 PM
Not even London's esteemed National Portrait Gallery is immune to the siren song of the celebrity art show. But then again, Bob Dylan isn't your typical celebrity dabbler.
This month Dylan will present 12 pastel portraits that he created in an...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 1:26 PM
LONDON -- With the birth of a son Monday to Prince William and his wife, Catherine, Britons are in for a significant change: Men could well rule Britannia into the 22nd century, once the reign of the baby’s 87-year-old great-grandmother, Queen...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 2:45 PM
Take it from the town crier: The royal baby has been born, and boy is he a little prince.
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, gave birth to an 8-pound, 6-ounce son at 4:24 p.m. London time, 8:24 a.m. PDT — name to be announced "in due course,"...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Helen Mirren, who has reigned on screen and stage as the queen, can add another jewel to her crown.
National Theatre Live announced Monday that its June 13 live broadcast of "The Audience," which stars Mirren as Queen Elizabeth II, attracted a record...
| Jul 25, 2013
Hearing the news Tuesday that the new heir to the British throne was a boy, my first thought was of Lady Mary Crawley, heroine of the post-Edwardian-era soap "Downton Abbey." With no male heir left to inherit her family's estate, it falls on her to...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 9:49 AM
NEW DELHI – The principal at an Indian primary school where 23 children died last week after eating free lunches contaminated with pesticide was arrested Wednesday on murder and criminal conspiracy charges after eight days on the run.
| Jul 17, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Prince William and his duchess, the former Catherine Middleton, have a baby boy, born July 22, 2013. The new parents, known to the masses as Will and Kate, were given the titles Duke and Duchess of Cambridge by his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, when...