| Dec 16, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Village Books in Pacific Palisades, which has struggled financially in recent years, is still a haven for book lovers, including Tom Hanks....
| Jun 6, 2010
| 4:33 PM
FROM THE ARCHIVE: 2007 RIDLEY SCOTT INTERVIEW Ridley Scott is one of three directors I'll be interviewing on stage next weekend at the first Hero Complex Film Festival and we'll be screening two of his landmark films: "Blade Runner" and......
| Jul 24, 2010
| 4:35 AM
A 19-year-old Calabasas woman sentenced to six months in jail for burglarizing actor Orlando Bloom's Hollywood Hills home was released from jail Friday night after serving less than a month of her sentence. Alexis Neiers, who starred in the E!......
| Jun 8, 2010
| 2:00 AM
On Tuesday afternoon it was rainy and sleepy but come Thursday Saugatuck will be a much different scene.
That's when Waterfont Film Festival kicks off with its evening outdoor screening and the fun really begins.
"Yeah it's very exciting," said Film...
| Apr 7, 2011
| 6:17 PM
The most telling moment in "Come to the Edge," Christina Haag's memoir of her love affair with John F. Kennedy Jr., comes after his death in a plane crash off Martha's Vineyard.
There are two memorial services, one for dignitaries and family, the other...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 9:27 AM
ARCADIA, Calif. ( KTLA) -- A group of nature advocates retreated from their day-long protest Wednesday evening among a grove of century-old trees and were taken into custody.
The four protesters -- two men and two women -- were arrested and booked on...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 5:44 AM
At a conference for green investors, Microsoft Corp.founder Bill Gates said that research funding for clean energy needs to at least double in order to see a viable, investor-attractive source of clean energy to reduce carbon emissions.
But Gates was...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 1:55 PM
WASHINGTON, DC -- Actress Daryl Hannah was arrested by U.S. Park Police Tuesday at a protest in front of the White House, a police spokesman told TheWrap.
Hannah was participating in a sit-in against the construction of a gas pipeline that would...
| Oct 16, 2011
Up in the northwest forest where Washington, Idaho and British Columbia converge, there's a lazy little international border crossing called Nelway, about the size of a gas station.
"Where are you headed?" a Canadian border patrol agent asked when my...
| Aug 22, 2008
WHO NEEDS bread and circuses when you've got networking and rock 'n' roll?
For every Democratic delegate who is bound for the convention in Denver, desperate to influence the platform committee, there are plenty more looking for the best entertainment...
| Feb 20, 2009
The documentary category is where Hollywood wears its conscience on its sleeve, and this Oscar season's nominees have the politically engaged members of the industry buzzing more than usual over the range and variety of topics.
Partly, that's because the...
| Oct 23, 2006
The campaign to halt various proposals to build natural gas terminals off the Southern California coast has been a rather subdued affair — until Sunday, when a parade of celebrities and surfers showed up in Malibu to join the protest.
The target of...