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"Oblivion" will make you remember, not forget. This Tom Cruise vehicle is a throwback to the days when on-screen science fiction was about speculative ideas rather than selling toys to tots — think of it as the most expensive episode of "The...
The success of Antoine Fuqua’s White House blow-em-up “Olympus Has Fallen” this past weekend throws out more mixed signals than that popular kid you nearly asked out in high school. People came out to see the Gerard Butler actioner in...
There's a notable moment in "Olympus Has Fallen," director Antoine Fuqua's action thriller that arrives in theaters Friday: a desecrated American flag is discarded from atop the White House by North Korean terrorists and falls, in slow-motion, to the...
If you head out to see the Gerard Butler action movie “Olympus Has Fallen” this weekend, you’re probably going for the pyrotechnics: The White House is blown to smithereens, the Washington Monument dramatically implodes, many bad guys...
What's remarkable about photojournalist Leonard Freed's book "This Is the Day: The March on Washington" (Getty: $29.95), a photo essay documenting the historic Aug. 28, 1963, civil-rights march, is that it includes only one photograph of Martin Luther...
Re "Sculpture gets a reprieve," Jan. 24 Where is the common sense of the Santa Monica City Council when it comes to donated public art? The iconic "Chain Reaction" by the late Times cartoonist Paul Conrad hasn't cost the city of Santa Monica a single...
Among Superstorm Sandy victims still struggling to recover: Liberty Island. The Statue of Liberty remains indefinitely closed to the public due to damage on the island, joining another shuttered national icon, the Washington Monument, which has been...
L.A. NOWNASA did some prep work Saturday for the highly anticipated tour across the skies of Southern California for the space shuttle Endeavour. On Saturday, two NASA jets, a T-38 trainer and an F-18 Hornet, circled low across the Southland for......
Nation NowA 4.0 magnitude quake hit Youngstown, Ohio, one of many quakes felt in unexpected places in 2011....
Nation NowA billionaire reportedly will donate $7.5 million to restore the earthquake-damaged Washington Monument....
Nation NowKareem Abdul-Jabbar has long been considered a citizen of the world thanks to his world-wide recognition. Now, it's official: He's been named Global Ambassador by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton....
Nation NowYoung lookout for drug ring: A major New York drug ring, which police said they destroyed, relied upon an 8-year-old boy as a lookout, part of a highly regimented operating system that even officials said was impressive....
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