| May 13, 2010
| 8:49 AM
Several months ago, I was at Universal Studios and thought, "One day I'm going to be bored enough to come out here and survey the stars in the sidewalk."
That day was yesterday, when I went to the Hollywood area of the theme park and took stock. There...
| Jul 29, 2010
| 11:09 AM
Seventeen years ago, when Eva Franchi began annual concerts honoring her husband, the elegant Italian tenor Sergio Franchi, her grief after her husband's death from cancer in 1990 was still fresh. The last thing on her mind was a dress code.
| Jan 12, 2011
Christopher Trumbo, the screen and television writer son of Oscar-winning screenwriter Dalton Trumbo, who was blacklisted and imprisoned during the Red Scare as a member of the Hollywood 10, has died. He was 70.
Trumbo died Saturday from complications of...
| Aug 7, 2011
| 9:41 PM
MALIBU, Calif. (KTLA) -- Francesco Quinn, the 48-year-old son of legendary actor Anthony Quinn, collapsed and died Friday in Malibu, according to reports.
Quinn was walking home from a store near his home on Rambla Vista with his son Max when he...
| Aug 8, 2011
Francesco Quinn, the actor son of movie legend Anthony Quinn, had a promising debut with a supporting role in the Oscar-winning film "Platoon" before carving out a journeyman career with steady TV work and straight-to-video productions. He died Friday...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 1:51 PM
SNERD By Mortimer Snerd August 16, 2011 The Bears Looking for a "Sod-mother"
The controversy surrounding the slippery sod at Soldier Field isn't on solid footing behind the scenes. As Bears' and Chicago Park District bigwigs bicker about how best to...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 1:31 PM
The Bears Looking for a "Sod-mother"...
The controversy surrounding the slippery sod at Soldier Field isn't on solid footing behind the scenes. As Bears' and Chicago Park District bigwigs bicker about how best to maintain the field, my football feelers...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 2:38 PM
SAN DIEGO - A downtown parking lot is being transformed into a temporary winter homeless shelter.
It's located on Newton Avenue and 16th Street in Downtown. Piece by piece, veterans with the Veteran's Village of San Diego are in the process of...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 1:41 PM
Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating a drowning at Carpenter's Landing.
Witnesses say 24-year-old Anthony Quinn was walking on the sandbar with friends when he suddenly slipped and fell into the water Wednesday night around 8:30pm. ...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Koltin R. McConaughey, 20, of 1902 N. Dakota St., No. 315, possession of two ounces of marijuana or less, charge dismissed; ingesting intoxicant other than alcoholic beverage, fined $285 and sentenced to 60 days in jail with 55 days suspended;...
| Jul 26, 2011
Filmmaker directed 'Zorba the Greek'
Michael Cacoyannis, 89, the Cyprus-born filmmaker and screenwriter who directed the 1964 film classic "Zorba the Greek," starring Anthony Quinn, died Monday at an Athens hospital of complications...
| Feb 20, 2012
When Dolores Hart, 73, walks the red carpet at this year's Academy Awards as planned, no interviewer will need to ask who made her dress. She will be wearing her nun's habit from the Benedictine Abbey of Regina Laudis in Bethlehem, Conn., where she...