| Oct 1, 2012
Jennifer Jaff was on the brink of attending law school when her doctor tried to stop her because she had a debilitating chronic illness.
"I decided I couldn't stay in bed the rest of my life," she later said. "I had to live."
Decades later she was a...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 6:08 PM
Sometimes a house has a story to tell.
A Southern Colonial in Hancock Park that just came on the market at $5.295 million was a set location for the 1994 film "Clear and Present Danger."
The nearly 7,500-square-foot house, built in 1925, "stood in"...
| Aug 17, 2012
Science fiction author's work inspired 'Soylent Green'
Harry Harrison, 87, an author whose space-age spoofs delighted generations of science fiction fans, died Wednesday in southern England, according to his friend and fellow sci-fi...
| Mar 11, 2012
A whimsical house in Malibu that looks like something out of "The Flintstones" has come on the market at $3.5 million. The owners are iconic television personality Dick Clark and his wife, Kari, according to public records.
The unusual architectural...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 6:00 PM
NEW YORK — Who was Joseph Alsop? This question, this mystery drives "The Columnist," a new drama by David Auburn,Pulitzer Prize-winning author of "Proof," about a star journalist who was as clear cut in his political views as he was opaque in his...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 5:13 PM
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African American women have higher rates of a type of breast cancer that isn't dependent for growth on the hormones estrogen or progesterone. They also have a higher rate of childbearing...
| Feb 10, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Is anyone surprised that Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak refuses to step down? Certainly not Egyptian poet and Georgetown University visiting professor Tamim al-Barghouti. He recently joined "Studio 360" to discuss art as a device for opposing tyranny in...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 4:35 PM
College degrees pay off, says Georgetown study...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 4:36 PM
As wonderful as "The Good Wife" is, it also can be one of the most vexing shows on television. Tuesday night's episode, which featured some of the best writing and acting I've ever seen on the show, also included a......
| Aug 10, 2011
| 9:36 PM
Who wouldn’t want an independent president, who is free from party ideologies and interest groups and able to do what’s right for the country? We can dream, but it won’t happen and we probably don’t want it to, wrote Seth......
| Aug 9, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Rupert Murdoch's annual West Coast gala was held Monday night in advance of Tuesday's board meeting. The turmoil embroiling the company was not featured....