| Oct 9, 2013
| 2:19 PM
As far as the NFL and Los Angeles go, all is quiet on the Western front.
Or maybe we just need to look more closely.
The leading location remains AEG's downtown Farmers Field. Phil Anschutz's exclusive bargaining window is open until November 2014. It...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 5:21 PM
An accountant’s projection that Michael Jackson would have made as much as $1.5 billion if he’d taken his doomed “This Is It” 260-show world tour was attacked sharply Tuesday by a defense attorney, who said the singer had never...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 2:16 PM
Following a blow-up outside the courtroom between two attorneys in the Michael Jackson wrongful death suit, the judge warned the attorneys in chambers that they could be sanctioned if the feuds continue and prohibited them from speaking to reporters about...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 6:01 PM
A decade ago, "The Passion of the Christ" proved that tens of millions of Christians around the country would buy a ticket to see a film about Jesus Christ.
Can a new movie repeat the feat?
That's the question facing, of all people, the most successful...
| 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...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 9:09 AM
Locals are becoming accustomed to the sight of a mega-yacht moored off Marina del Rey that is longer than a football field and topped with a gaggle of gadgets that looks like a Christmas tree without greenery.
And as more and more people figure out what...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 12:17 PM
Why the long face, Mr. Depp?
Perhaps because there’s no question “The Lone Ranger” is a catastrophe.
Produced for close to $250 million, the Johnny Depp-starring update of the old radio and television serial grossed a measly $29.4...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 9:58 PM
AEG Live’s chief executive testified Tuesday that he thought the wrongful death suit brought against the company by Michael Jackson’s mother and children was an extortion attempt.
While he never uttered the word, Randy...
| May 16, 2013
| 6:46 PM
An AEG finance executive Thursday verified a 2009 company budget that allotted $300,000 to be paid to Dr. Conrad Murray for two months of caring for Michael Jackson.
Julie Hollander, vice president/controller of event operations for AEG Live,...
| Apr 28, 2013
If the Denver Post's recent description of Philip Anschutz as a reclusive billionaire is accurate, then he certainly could afford to bankroll the LPGA's Kingsmill Championship for decades.
But when Anschutz's Colorado-based Xanterra Parks and Resorts...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 11:36 AM
With fortunes and reputations at stake, attorneys began opening statements Monday in a downtown Los Angeles courtroom where a powerful entertainment giant stands accused of playing a critical role in the death of entertainer Michael Jackson.
| Sep 24, 2012
| 11:12 AM
The top executive of the firm proposing to develop an NFL stadium in downtown Los Angeles apologized to city lawmakers Monday for “the disturbance and the disruption” caused by last week's announcement that the company is being sold. Faced...