| Nov 23, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Dusk had settled on virtual Los Angeles, and I'd just hit a few pedestrians and smashed my stolen roadster near City Hall. The sound of police sirens was getting closer, and the nearest vehicle was an idling delivery truck. I pulled the driver out, kicked...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 5:30 AM
Audra McDonald was in grand merry-making form for much of her magnificent L.A. Opera concert at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.
Performing a diverse selection of songs spanning almost a century of the American musical and interspersing these works with...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 8:16 AM
Like most U.S. retailers, Apple is offering its customers Black Friday deals, but customers might want to skip them.
The Cupertino, Calif., tech giant is offering customers store gift cards with their purchases. The value of the gift card varies...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:53 PM
He's supposed to be the technology president, propelled into office by his team's expertise in social media, Internet tracking and online fundraising.
Today, he looks like the fumbler-in-chief, clueless and groveling.
It's hard to miss the irony as...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Apple will be giving away digital gifts every day for 12 days after Christmas to users of an app released Tuesday.
The app, called "12 Days of Gifts," is available in the Apple App Store. Each day during the promotion users will be able to get a new...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 10:17 AM
Odds are the picture you posted on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook or Tumblr was taken with your smartphone. With the popularity of “smartphone photography,” fewer consumers are using portable, point-and-shoot cameras.
But smartphones are...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 9:38 AM
Rock-and-roll hearts, gospel roots and R&B souls: The top 12 singers on 'The Voice" sought to show their passion and range on Monday's performance-packed show. Some returned to their sweet spots. Others stepped out of their comfort zones. It was a night...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 1:25 PM
A woman jogging in Yorba Linda was able to fend off an attack by a knife-wielding man Thursday morning as he attempted to steal her iPod, authorities said.
The attack occurred on a trail near Imperial Highway and Valley View Avenue, according to...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Three years ago Polaris Industries bought the historic Indian motorcycle brand and vowed to make it roar again.
The results of that boast have hit the streets, in the form of three mighty machines — the Indian Chief Classic, the Indian Chief...
| May 22, 2013
| 12:35 PM
The opening of the Octavius Tower — the sixth at Caesars Palace — wraps up the hotel’s $860 million renaissance. The opulent Octavius guest rooms — the smallest of which is still a respectable 550 square feet — are decked out...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 11:16 AM
Feel there’s no such thing as too much technology? Eyecandy Sound Lounge is the place for you. Smack in the center of Mandalay Bay’s casino floor, Eyecandy is a total sensory experience, and, with a few flicks and touches, you can become one...