| Mar 9, 2013
| 4:50 PM
When I scolded deadbeat Angelenos for blowing off Tuesday's election, some of them had just enough energy to return fire.
"I chose not to spit into the wind anymore," wrote Lou.
"It is not an embarrassment to shun an embarrassment like L.A....
| Feb 18, 2013
SACRAMENTO — "There's no place to go but up," asserted Jim Brulte, whose mission is to save the California Republican Party. "We're on the way back."
Brulte told me that in 2000 at the Republican National Convention in Philadelphia. He was the...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 4:34 AM
Jerry Buss was one of the greatest owners in the history of professional sports, the creator of the most entertaining championship teams ever, a fearless pioneer who bonded a giant and disparate city under a brilliant blanket of purple and gold.
| Feb 4, 2013
| 7:20 PM
NEW YORK — In this mess of a Lakers season, there has remained one crazy, befuddling constant: Mike D'Antoni's decision to embarrass and then bench Pau Gasol.
Good for Earl Clark.
But when D'Antoni began his stint as Lakers coach by not...
| May 17, 2013
BALTIMORE — It is difficult to be at the Preakness this year without feeling a tinge of jealousy. That is especially true if you are just a few days removed from a visit to the current dungeon of California racing, a.k.a. Hollywood Park.
| Nov 22, 2012
Let's see if I've got this straight or crooked: Notre Dame needs one win to get to the national title game and Sports Illustrated puts the Irish on this week's cover?
I don't believe in genies or goblins, but the SI cover jinx is real. If you don't...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 9:02 AM
In the depths of “Low,” Rick Remender is finding reason to be optimistic. His new sci-fi series with artist Greg […]...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 1:42 PM
Find the best and the brightest of the comic book world right here, before the books hit the shelves. Thumb […]...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Six United Nations observers were scheduled to arrive in the capital of Syria by Sunday evening to begin monitoring a cease-fire and six-point peace plan designed to end violence in the country's 13-month uprising....
| Feb 16, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Lawmakers appear to have settled what had been a bitter split over the payroll tax bill with neither brinkmanship nor acrimony. This development is so unlike the events of the last year, it might lead you to think that some......
| Feb 20, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Russell Brand, stage actor? The British comedian, performer and tabloid fixture will try his hand at a new medium when he stars in a stage play written by Eric Idle that will have a four-performance engagement at the Orpheum Theatre in downtown L.A. "What...