| Apr 6, 2013
| 5:43 PM
WINDBER — Five days and a 102-page completed script later, two writers have been "paroled" from the Grand Midway Hotel.
Chris Mancuso and Brian J. Cano were "freed" Saturday by their jailer — creative mind and owner of the Windber landmark,...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 7:02 PM
Harry Reems, who starred with Linda Lovelace in the 1972 pornographic film "Deep Throat" and became a cause celebre in Hollywood after he was convicted on federal obscenity charges related to the movie, has died. He was 65.
Reems, who had pancreatic...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Steve Wallace, one of the founding foodies in Southern California, has sold his namesake Westwood Boulevard wine store Wally’s Wine & Spirits to business partner Christian Navarro and a group of investors that includes longtime customers Maurice,...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Legendary indie producer/director Roger Corman, who helmed such low-budget classics as 1960's "Little Shop of Horrors" and 1961's "The Pit and the Pendulum" and nurtured such Oscar-winning filmmakers as Ron Howard, Martin Scorsese, Francis Ford Coppola,...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 4:14 PM
Maria Menounos' sports affiliations keep getting her into trouble.
The "Extra" host is a self-proclaimed "die-hard" Boston Celtics fan and has no problems trash-talking and taunting players.
And on Wednesday, the 35-year-old explained on "Conan"...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Halle Berry and Olivier Martinez are having a baby boy. Can you say baby boy Berry Martinez five times fast?
The Oscar-winning actress' fiance, a French actor, confirmed the news to People on Wednesday.
"My son will be an American, but I remain...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Jennie Garth and Peter Facinelli have finalized their divorce, officially ending their 11-year marriage.
The "Twilight Saga" and "Nurse Jackie" actor filed for divorce in March 2012, with Garth following suit soon after. Fifteen days earlier, the couple...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Some writers are haunted by their shadows. Vince Gilligan sees a dance partner.
There's a night spent in the Sofitel Hotel on Beverly Boulevard, circa 1995. Gilligan notices the light from the TV set project his shadow on the wall, and thinks, "Wouldn'...
| Mar 3, 2013
Jerry Buss may be gone, but Jerry Buss hasn't gone anywhere.
Jerry Buss may have died on Feb. 18 at age 80, but Jerry Buss lives.
When watching the Lakers makes you howl, when watching the NBA makes you smile, when watching anything in professional...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 9:21 AM
WASHINGTON -- If second-term presidents feel liberated by re-election to pursue bolder agendas, first ladies often become more comfortable to be their own person.
Witness Laura Bush, who in her husband's second term discovered that she, too, had a voice...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 5:16 PM
The hand that once wrote about daily NBA schedules on a greaseboard in the Lakers' locker room now composes daily specials on a surfboard propped against a sunset-colored truck.
Kona Sunset Shrimp Tacos, two for $7.
The distinctive voice that once...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Oscar hosts are supposed to be irreverent and edgy, otherwise they are instantly accused of boring us silly. So Seth MacFarlane must have been surprised by the rolling backlash from his performance at last week's Academy Awards.
In a gathering storm...