| Jan 24, 2014
| 4:59 PM
A student who was shot outside a South Carolina State University dorm Friday has died, officials said.
Though university officials did not release the victim's name, Orangeburg County Coroner Samuetta Marshall said the victim was 20-year-old Brandon...
| Jan 25, 2014
Re "Handing out iPads isn't enough," Opinion, Jan. 19
Although the idea of providing access to technology by giving iPads to students is being considered and implemented in some school districts — namely, Los Angeles Unified — the thought of...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 7:00 AM
There may be 82 Grammy categories, but don't expect to see more than 10 of them on Sunday's telecast of the Grammy Awards. Instead, the three-plus-hour awards show is more of a televised concert, and this year, Paul McCartney, Daft Punk, Katy Perry and...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 4:20 PM
Welcome to the 2014 edition of brunch time at the Grammy Awards.
The big concert extravaganza at Staples Center isn't for a few hours yet (5 p.m. Pacific time and tape-delayed until 8 p.m. for the West Coast), but the bulk of the Grammys will be awarded...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 5:11 AM
Shortly after a screening of “Under the Electric Sky,” Dan Cutforth's and Jane Lipsitz’s documentary chronicling the Las Vegas iteration of Electric Daisy Carnival, a viewer in the Sundance Film Festival audience had a question for EDC...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Back in the late '90s, when beloved singer-songwriter Elliott Smith was working on the soundtrack to "Good Will Hunting," he visited Sunset Sound studios with Soul Coughing frontman Mike Doughty. The two laid down a cappella tracks that Doughty said...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 9:05 AM
BEIJING -- Fireworks are as integral to Chinese New Year as pine trees are to Christmas. But with smog blanketing many Chinese cities these days, environmental activists, meteorologists and government officials are urging people to start the new year...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 12:35 PM
One person was killed and another was in custody after a shooting at Purdue University on Tuesday, officials said.
University police chief John Cox said the gunman walked into a room at the school's electrical engineering department "with the...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Electronic cigarettes are either a potent weapon in the war against tobacco, or they are an insidious menace that threatens to get kids hooked on nicotine and make smoking socially acceptable again.
There are health experts who back each point of view....
| Oct 27, 2013
| 8:05 PM
Facing the nearly floor-to-ceiling windows in their office, Rajiv Maheswaran and Yu-Han Chang can catch a glimpse of Staples Center.
To see the future of the NBA they only have to swivel their heads. Whiteboards inside their office are filled with...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 1:59 PM
A whole new British invasion is heading for American shores. Only this time it’s not rock ’n’ roll making a big splash in the stateside market, but an armada of posh new rides that are set to lift the bar even higher on luxury car...