| Jul 25, 2013
| 2:14 PM
The nurse who gave Michael Jackson anesthesia during medical procedures spanning a decade testified Thursday that he pulled the plug on one because of the star's "inappropriate" behavior.
David Fournier, a certified nurse anesthetist who first worked...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 12:16 PM
In a video played for jurors Friday, a Santa Barbara County doctor said the pop singer once told him he wanted to stop using pain medication because “I don’t want to end up like my father-in-law” Elvis Presley.
Dr. Scott Saunders...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 2:00 AM
A beloved but aging former heavyweight champ of the rock music world, the Forum in Inglewood, is making a comeback. Officials at Madison Square Garden Co. will unveil plans Tuesday for the historic arena that include a multimillion-dollar face-lift and...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Nickelodeon TV star and former South Florida resident Victoria Justice has canceled her Aug. 17 concert at Mizner Park Amphitheatre in Boca Raton, but that may not be the end of the story.
A Friday announcement by tour promoter AEG Live cited “...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 10:20 AM
Billionaire Philip Anschutz will be taking a more active role at his sports and entertainment powerhouse AEG without his longtime chief executive, Tim Leiweke.
Anschutz announced Thursday that he was halting the planned sale of AEG and that Leiweke will...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 7:15 PM
When your goal is worldwide domination, you gotta do what you gotta do. For Pitbull, hardcore Miami Heat fan, that means getting in bed (figuratively speaking) with Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban.
“Yeah, we don’t talk about that,”...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 5:33 AM
A dream I have. I originally worded that the other way around, but didn’t want to trivialize the brave vision of Dr. King, who, as I was explaining to the kids the other day, should be represented right next to Lincoln on Mount Rushmore, which...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 8:46 PM
The Lakers had hoped to make it much ado about something, putting up billboards, sending out tweets and assembling a large contingent of players, coaches and team executives to persuade Dwight Howard to stay with the storied NBA franchise.
| Sep 12, 2012
| 4:08 PM
Southern California includes San Diego.
Reader Wayne Jacobs wanted to make that point to The Times, which he feels uses the term to refer only to the Los Angeles area.
“You regularly refer to the five counties of Southern California (Ventura,...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 8:13 AM
That there is still a warm place in popular culture for that brilliant rapscallion of romance, Leonard Cohen, says something good about our time.
Cohen has just added a second North American leg to his “Old Ideas World Tour,” including a...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 9:43 AM
A woman has been arrested after she allegedly tried to sneak tainted bottles of orange juice into a refrigerator at a Starbucks coffee shop in San Jose.
A customer reported seeing the woman remove two bottles of orange juice from her purse and place...