| Jul 5, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Most cultural critics have a natural appetite for controversy. But some subjects are so contentious that they strike fear in the most courageous writers. The nightmare scenario: Your editor calls you and says, "Kanye has a new song called 'Hitler's Shorty...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 2:17 PM
She is the most colorful witness to take the stand in a murder case since pesky houseguest Kato Kaelin testified for the prosecution in the O.J. Simpson murder trial.
Nineteen-year-old Rachel Jeantel would be interesting enough, just by virtue of...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 2:15 PM
The new pope did not bless the Dow or the rest of the stock market Wednesday.
But he didn't have to - stocks are rising without any divine intervention.
The Dow Jones industrial average rose for the ninth straight day Wednesday, its longest such...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 1:01 PM
Kim Kardashian's family is swooning over her new baby girl with Kanye West.
The reality TV starlet, 32, gave birth to a baby girl on Saturday in Los Angeles, about a month before her expected due date and just in time for West, 36, to celebrate Father's...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 1:04 PM
Lindsay Lohan will spend the next two months at the Cliffside rehab facility in Malibu after spending a month receiving treatment at the Betty Ford Center in Rancho Mirage.
Last Thursday, a judge — with the agreement of Santa Monica and Los...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are officially parents! After a closely watched pregnancy, Kardashian has given birth to a baby girl, according to several reports.
The "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" star, 32, and the Grammy-winning rapper, 36, welcomed...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 12:43 PM
Khloe Kardashian is all about her family's business -- the money-making side of it and the personal side of it.
But that doesn't mean she changes who she is to adhere to either. The reality TV star, the youngest of the three Kardashian sisters, doesn'...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 11:54 AM
One of the deputy district attorneys who prosecuted "Night Stalker" Richard Ramirez described the serial killer's death Friday as an "abrupt end to a tragic period in the history of Los Angeles County."
"This person hurt many people and our thoughts...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 10:28 AM
The legendary Cicely Tyson stole the Tony Awards on Sunday evening with her moving acceptance speech after being named best actress in a drama for the revival of Horton Foote's "A Trip to Bountiful."
It was the 79-year-old actress' first Tony and her...
| May 17, 2013
| 11:38 AM
LAS VEGAS — The lawyer who unsuccessfully defended O.J. Simpson against armed robbery charges testified Friday his client knew two companions had guns in a 2007 confrontation with memorabilia dealers.
Miami attorney Yale Galanter contradicted much...
| May 12, 2013
| 7:33 AM
O.J. Simpson will be back in court Monday for what might be his final shot at freedom.
The former Heisman Trophy winner from USC will try to convince a Nevada judge that his representation was so bad in the 2008 Las Vegas trial that sent him to jail...