| Dec 29, 2013
| 8:35 PM
Los Angeles police were searching Sunday for a 55-year-old man who walked away from a board and care home despite needing medical treatment, authorities said.
Michael Rodriguez has been missing since about 11:30 a.m. Saturday, when he left the home in...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 3:07 PM
This post has been corrected. See the note at the bottom for details.
The Los Angeles Police Department has issued an appeal in its efforts to locate jewelry made by Assemblyman Mike Gatto's father, Joseph Gatto, who was shot to death in his Los Feliz...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 8:40 AM
Organizers of the Rose Parade are defending the AIDS Healthcare Foundation's plans to hold a same-sex wedding on its float amid criticism and complaints posted online.
The float, titled “Living the Dream: Love Is the Best Protection,” was...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 10:04 AM
The Dr. Ross Company float won the President's trophy, but suffered a brake failure on Colorado Blvd. The runaway float, left, is swinging around the Eagle Rock float before being brought to a stop....
| Jan 5, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Top of the Lake
BBC Warner, $34.98
The New Zealand TV miniseries "Top of the Lake" is a different kind of mystery-procedural — more like a cross between "Twin Peaks" and "The Killing" than an episode of "Law & Order." Credit the creators: writer...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 6:27 PM
NEW YORK — The fliers all say the same thing, but in different languages: Perdido. Brakujacy. Disparet. Vermisst. Perso.
They are on lampposts, on the sides of mailboxes and in subway stations from the northern Bronx to Brooklyn. They...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 8:59 AM
"GIF" was so last year.
Oxford Dictionaries has released its 2013 word of the year, and, like last year, it has gone with a tech-savvy term: "selfie."
The formal definition of the word, for those of you not familiar with social media and/or...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:01 PM
The Los Angeles man who vanished while walking his dog Tuesday night was scheduled to testify in a third-strike burglary case against a man accused of breaking into the home of actor Nicolas Cage's ex-girlfriend, officials confirmed.
Darwin Vela, 22,...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 7:35 AM
If Time Warner Cable is sold, its new owner is also likely to inherit some pretty expensive sports deals.
Besides owning cable systems that have more than 11 million subscribers, Time Warner Cable owns two regional sports networks in Los Angeles and...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 7:05 AM
The man who claimed he was abducted while walking his dog is now in police custody, along with his fiancee, on suspicion of burglarizing the home of Nicolas Cage's former girlfriend.
Darwin Vela, 22, and Kelly McLaren, 24, were arrested in Inglewood...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 1:15 PM
"These Birds Walk" opens in the darkness just before dawn with a young boy racing into the tide. Shirt and shorts are soon soaked, the sense of freedom absolute.
Omar is only 9, but he's been running for most of his life. He is one of Pakistan's lost...