| Feb 7, 2012
| 9:40 AM
| Feb 13, 2012
| 11:38 AM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KTLA) -- Tributes for Whitney Houston continue to pour in following her sudden death on Saturday.
Houston was reportedly found by a member of her entourage in the bathtub of her fourth floor suite at the Beverly Hilton. She was 48....
| Jan 9, 2012
| 7:06 AM
Proud parents Beyonce and Jay-Z may be enjoying time with their new baby girl, but one Brooklyn dad says their special hospital treatment has caused problems when trying to visit his newborn twins.
Neil Coulon, 38, a contractor from Bedford-Stuyvesant,...
| Jul 21, 2011
| 12:04 PM
The combination seems unbeatable: Jay-Z and Kanye West teaming up over a blazing Otis Redding sample.
But “Otis,” a new digital single (streaming HERE) from the forthcoming West/Jay-Z album, “Watch the Throne,” is a bit of a...
| Jul 18, 2010
The Thieves of Manhattan
Spiegel & Grau: 260 pp., $15 paper
In his wonderfully mischievous new novel, "The Thieves of Manhattan," Adam Langer tells the story of an unpublished fiction writer who can't seem to tell a story other...
| Apr 4, 2008
Britain is appealing a court's decision to allow Snoop Dogg into the country, the Border Agency said Friday.
He was barred from Britain after he was arrested on charges of violent disorder at London's Heathrow Airport in 2006. But the hip-hop heavyweight...
| Apr 15, 2007
ALL those wide, waist-cinching belts that have been the absolute rage in recent seasons?
Keep them. The "proper lady" is fall fashion's poster girl, and the waist-watching that began more than a year ago is only intensifying. And that's great news for...
| May 6, 2007
BOW ties are back, and not just with über-geeky Republicans such as Tucker Carlson.
Jay-Z, Brandon Flowers of the Killers and Gnarls Barkley's Cee-Lo are all making fashion statements with them — the sleek black bow ties that accompany classic...
| Jul 25, 2010
You wouldn't know it from her most noteworthy roles, such as the buttoned-up, warm-hearted caretaker in "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" or the fragile and worn-looking prostitute in "Hustle and Flow," but Taraji P. Henson is a self-proclaimed...
| Apr 7, 2008
April 7, 2008.
For the record
The Times retracts Shakur story
An article and related materials published on the Los Angeles Times website on March 17 have been removed from the site because they relied heavily on information that The Times no longer...
| Feb 10, 2009
This year's Grammys parties, downsized because of the economy, made for more intimate affairs -- and tighter guest lists. So tight that Ne-Yo got turned away at his own midnight breakfast get-together Saturday at the Kress club in Hollywood. As one...
| Feb 15, 2009
When Aubrey O’Day was a child, growing up in the desert city of La Quinta, she was bullied. While sitting in the bar at the Four Seasons Hotel several months ago -- flanked by her mother, Kandy Allen; her dog, Ginger; and Furhan, her best friend...