| Dec 5, 2013
| 6:40 PM
Los Angeles City Atty. Mike Feuer on Thursday filed lawsuits alleging discriminatory lending practices against Citigroup and Wells Fargo, two of the nation's largest banks.
The lawsuits, filed in U.S. federal court, allege that the banks engaged in a...
| Dec 6, 2013
Under fire for its controversial stop-and-frisk policy — which a federal judge has declared racially discriminatory and a violation of the 4th and 14th amendments — New York City has turned to a familiar face to lead the nation's largest...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 12:30 AM
Character actress Kate Williamson, who appeared in such films as "Disclosure," "Dahmer," "Dream Lover" and "Racing With the Moon," has died at age 82 after a lengthy illness, said her manager, Judy Fox.
Williamson died Friday at her suburban Encino home,...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The investigation at the center of "The Investigator" is a classroom inquiry into the "homicide" of Jesus Christ as conducted by a former NYC cop turned high school teacher. But this odd duck of a Christian evangelical production, written by Rich Romano...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 12:24 PM
The New York Police Department is investigating whether some of its police officers were present when a pack of motorcyclists confronted an SUV driver last week in a case of road rage gone viral, a department spokesman told the Los Angeles Times on...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 8:27 PM
Arizona plans to require proof of citizenship to vote in statewide races, officials announced Monday, even though the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that voters needn't show such documentation when registering to vote with a federal form.
In June, the court...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Actor Chris Meloni and his wife, Sherman Williams, have leased a gated compound in Beverly Hills.
The Spanish-style house, built in 1929, belongs to dancer-actor-choreographer Grover Dale and had been listed at $25,000 a month for a one-year-plus term....
| Aug 26, 2013
| 4:32 PM
On Demand DVD New Releases Aug. 26-Sept. 1 Among Friends A group of friends get together for a murder mystery party, but things take a dark turn when one hijacks the evening and is out for blood. Christopher Backus, Jennifer Blanc, AJ Bowen (R, 1:27) 8/27...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 7:14 AM
Jon Stewart returned to "The Daily Show" on Tuesday night after a three-month hiatus. And, except for the color on his face acquired under the blazing sun in Jordan, where he directed the film "Rosewater" this summer, it was as if he'd never left at all. ...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 1:07 PM
A Los Angeles-based U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer and his two brothers have been charged in an international weapons-smuggling scheme, federal prosecutors announced Friday.
Authorities allege Wilfredo Maralit, 48, and his brothers -- Rex...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:22 AM
We have five words for you: Bill Nye the Waltz Guy.
The embarrassment of riches in reality-TV land keep coming. "American Idol" on Tuesday bestowed on us a "dream team" of a judges panel. Now Wednesday gives us the roster of celebrity participants --...
| Sep 9, 2013
Political correctness has gone mad
To the editor:
I am tired of the continuing complaint by left/liberal politicians/ media and black leaders who continue to repeat the racism mantra when referring to the Zimmerman/Martin trial and the stop/frisk...