| Oct 16, 2013
| 7:15 AM
Photographer Vincent Laforet had a pretty sweet gig as an editorial photographer, working with top-tier publications like the New York Times, Life, Time and National Geographic. But then he transitioned to commercial video photography, working for folks...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 4:30 PM
This weekend, at the StubHub Center in Carson, hundreds of athletes are trying to become "Fittest on Earth" — a lofty title for the best competitor at CrossFit, a workout craze and lifestyle that's swept the country.
CrossFit, founded in 2000,...
| Jun 26, 2013
Even if you grimace at defaced buildings bordering train tracks and highways, you might approve — even applaud — Reebok's project with 13 pre-eminent graffiti artists.
In honor of the 30th anniversary of the iconic Reebok Classic Leather...
| Mar 24, 2013
Men have discovered what the ladies have known all along. Now, more than ever, it's all about your shoes.
"And it's about high time. Women have had a blast with shoes for years," says Jim Moore, GQ's creative director.
"I think it's the most...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 6:47 AM
The most valuable thing to be discovered in the Downtown Hollywood Mural Project, celebrating its first anniversary this weekend, is a rare and elusive quarry: serendipity.
While the most prominent of the nine murals that make up the series so far can...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 7:27 AM
Altamonte Crossfit’s Mattie Rogers, 17, of Apopka, Fla. was crowned Varsity Gauntlet Champion after winning first place the women’s varsity division of CrossFit Kids Teen Gauntlet held in Carson, CA in conjunction with the Reebok CrossFit...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 3:45 PM
In the back corner of Simeon's cafeteria, at a table usually reserved for boys basketball players, Jabari Parker is talking about a couple of dark weeks he experienced over the summer, when he went from being on top of the high school basketball world...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Reebok has dumped rapper Rick Ross as a spokesman after he failed to apologize for his featured lyrics on Rocko's single "U.O.E.N.O.," which seemingly condone date rape....
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:51 PM
By one measure, Costa Mesa police Sgt. Bryan Wadkins is the world's 10th fittest man in his age group.
Compared with 5,000 athletes between the ages of 40 and 44, he ranks No. 10 when judged by metrics established by the CrossFit program, an elite...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:36 PM
Costa Mesa Police Sgt. Bryan Wadkins is retaining his title as one of the top 10 fittest men worldwide, as measured by the CrossFit workout program.
During the 2013 Reebok CrossFit Games in Carson, Wadkins finished seventh in the Masters category for...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 6:43 AM
Wok on the Wild Side: Fort Lauderdale's Dapur Asian Tapas and Lounge (1620 N. Federal Highway) will be the setting for this Asian-themed mixer. The event, hosted by the Friends of MODS (Museum and Discovery and Science) auxiliary group, will...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Rick Ross built his career rapping about his exploits as an above-the-law drug kingpin, a front he kept up even after it was famously revealed that in a previous life the Miami MC had once worked as a Dade County corrections officer.
The news might...