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  • 'James Bond' Composer John Barry Dies at 77

    'James Bond' Composer John Barry Dies at 77
    LONDON (Reuters) - British composer John Barry, who won five Oscars and is best known for creating music for the James Bond movies, has died. He was 77. "It is with great sadness that the family of composer John Barry announce his passing on January 30,...
  • Man Recounts Catching Alleged OC Homeless Serial Killer

    Man Recounts Catching Alleged OC Homeless Serial Killer
    ANAHEIM (KTLA) -- He helped police catch a suspected serial killer targeting the homeless in Orange County, but he doesn't consider himself a hero. "There was no look. It was just like you were looking into a body without a soul." That's how the young...
  • Arthur Ferrante dies at 88; half of the popular piano duo Ferrante and Teicher

    Arthur Ferrante dies at 88; half of the popular piano duo Ferrante and Teicher
    Arthur Ferrante, one half of the piano duo Ferrante and Teicher whose lush orchestral recordings of 1960s movie themes propelled them to popular and commercial success, has died. He was 88. Ferrante died of natural causes early Saturday at his home in...
  • John Barry dies at 84; former executive made WD-40 a household name

    John Barry, the unpretentious Midwesterner who made a San Diego product called WD-40 into a national sensation by "breaking all the Harvard Business School rules," died July 3 at a skilled nursing facility in La Jolla of pulmonary fibrosis. He was 84....
  • Jay Fiondella dies at 82; flamboyant owner of Chez Jay made the restaurant a Santa Monica landmark

    Jay Fiondella dies at 82; flamboyant owner of Chez Jay made the restaurant a Santa Monica landmark
    Jay Fiondella, the flamboyant owner of Chez Jay, the scruffy restaurant-bar he opened almost 50 years ago that became a Santa Monica landmark and something of a shrine to his exploits as an adventurer, has died. He was 82. Fiondella died Nov. 6 at a...
  • New Orleans levees remain worry

     
    by Frank James I just watched Homeland Security Sec. Michael Chertoff's brief press conference at Andrews Air Force base just before he got on a plane to head to the Gulf Coast region to check in on preparations for Hurricane......
  • Rahm Emanuel: 'No czars in White House'

     
    by Mark Silva Rahm Emanuel was "a big shot'' before President Barack Obama made him chief of staff - so notes the interviewer today. Emanuel, financially set after a stint on Wall Street, congressman from Illinois and architect of the......
  • Album review: Michael Bubl??'s 'Crazy Love'

     
    In the first three paragraphs of a release introducing Grammy-winning vocalist Michael Bubl??'s new album, he is mentioned in the same sentence as a choirboy, Elvis and Louis Armstrong. Curious company, but needless to say when an artist sells in......
  • 'Alice in Wonderland,' as silent film, musical and ... porn movie?

     
    "ALICE IN WONDERLAND": 28 DAYS Are you ready for a trip down the rabbit hole? Tim Burton, Johnny Depp and Disney are adding a strange new chapter to the Lewis Carroll classic with "Alice in Wonderland," a film that presents......
  • Paul V. Coates – Confidential File, Feb. 19, 1960

     
    Mash Notes and Comment (Press Release) "More and more cities are using police dogs -- for police duty, natch. "Pittsburgh, Houston, St. Louis and Minneapolis are among the cities which have found that a good, tough dog is an active deterrent to crime....
  • TCA Press Tour: 'Born Free' roars again in new documentary

     
    "Born Free," the inspiring book about a real-life British couple living in Africa who raise a lion cub, inspired a heartwarming film, other movies and even a TV series. But the actual story of George and Joy Adamson and the......
  • 'Goldfinger' still glitters as a James Bond movie soundtrack

    It's the adventure that made the James Bond series about the music as well as the movie. If there's any doubt of the impact the sound of "Goldfinger" had, and still has, consider that the 1964 classic ranks eighth on Turner Classic Movies' recently...