| Oct 7, 2013
| 10:07 AM
Signals about the economy are mixed. Predictions about holiday sales season aren’t jolly. But our embrace of subscription services, where we pay a fee for a monthly or quarterly package of cool stuff, seems to continue unabated.
| Jun 20, 2013
| 9:25 AM
"I think Los Angeles is so the center of American culture right now," writer-director Sofia Coppola says in the production notes for her swift, clever bauble "The Bling Ring," because "of all these reality TV shows."
That's an interesting statement,...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 1:38 AM
The South Florida-set spy drama “Burn Notice” is signing off after seven seasons on television, but not before the show’s producers auction off its many props and wardrobe items.
From 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Coconut Grove...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 3:46 AM
I have a weakness that could be considered a character flaw for designer shoes, purses and sunglasses.
I confess that I've paid full price, gasp!, for the later, because I just could not control the impulse to own them. The purchases were almost...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 8:30 PM
| Aug 6, 2013
| 9:58 AM
Commuters and residents in the San Fernando Valley are bracing for traffic tie-ups Tuesday when President Obama visits "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank and overnights in Los Angeles.
The Los Angeles Times reported that the Los Angeles...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 12:30 PM
| Jun 27, 2013
I remember a time when being called “Four Eyes” on the playground was fighting words. Thankfully that’s all changed, as proven by some of Chicago’s most fashionable notables, who make bold statements with their eyewear.
| Jun 14, 2013
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| Jun 11, 2013
| 6:37 AM
Colum McCann: The New York-based, Irish-born writer won the National Book Award in 2009 for his seventh novel, "Let the Great World Spin," and deservedly so. It's a magnificent, moving work that braids the stories of several New Yorkers during the...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 4:32 AM
Here's the good news, Dance Moms faithful. We had two hours to fill tonight and, once again, a decent portion of it was a pretty good time. Flirty, happy Abby. Booze-a-riffic moms. Another “Invitational featuring the Abby Lee Dance Studio”...