| Jun 25, 2009
| 8:25 AM
LOS ANGELES -- There are reports this morning that indicate family and friends of actress Farrah Fawcett have begun to arrive at her bedside to say their last goodbyes as the pin-up icon battles the final stages of anal cancer.
A priest has reportedly...
| Jun 26, 2009
Farrah Fawcett, who soared to fame as a national sex symbol in the late 1970s on television's campy "Charlie's Angels" and in a swimsuit poster that showcased her feathery mane and made her a generation's favorite pinup, died Thursday. She was 62....
| Jun 26, 2009
The slightly soft-porn Wella Balsam ads notwithstanding, the infamous appearance on "Late Show With David Letterman" aside, it is impossible to overstate Farrah Fawcett's cultural influence.
With her practice-makes-perfect, blue-eyed smile and doomed...
| Jun 26, 2009
The end of Farrah Fawcett's life may have played out in the tabloids, but she belonged to us first. And by "us" I mean Generation X, generally, and the boys who cut their teeth chewing the plastic wrap off her rolled-up posters.
She was our "first" --...
| Dec 14, 2009
Candy Spelling is already famous or infamous; it can be hard to tell these days. The wife of the late TV mogul Aaron Spelling, she's also owner of one of the most expensive homes in the country -- complete with a doll museum and three rooms devoted to...
| Jul 1, 2009
LOS ANGELES -- Funeral services for "Charlie's Angels" star Farrah Fawcett were held Tuesday at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in Downtown L.A, which were closed to media and the public..
Ryan O'Neal, 68, was among pallbearers who accompanied...
| Nov 17, 2009
Popular '60s TV actor
Dennis Cole, 69, a handsome blond actor who had numerous TV guest-star roles beginning in the 1960s and was married to "Charlie's Angels" star Jaclyn Smith for a time, died Sunday at Holy Cross Hospital in Fort...
| Mar 15, 2009
Altovise Davis, the widow of Rat Pack singer and dancer Sammy Davis Jr., died Saturday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center of complications from a stroke, her business partner, Barrett LaRoda, said. She was 65.
Davis was surrounded at the Los Angeles hospital...
| Dec 13, 2009
For those who follow the internecine squabbles of the young adult literary world -- nope, it's not all "Twilight" -- this past July brought a new twist to an old story. A book's cover that little resembled what's found inside is a perennial authorial...
| May 13, 2007
Oscar De La Hoya, the people's champion who lost the World Boxing Council's super-welterweight belt last weekend in his match against Floyd Mayweather Jr., has sold his Big Bear Lake property for about $2.1 million.
It was bought by mixed martial arts...
| Aug 19, 2007
Smythson of Bond Street, the luxury British stationery and leather goods brand, puts its stamp on Beverly Hills this month with a store in the Two Rodeo shopping complex.
The store, the second in the U.S., will have a Bespoke Salon, where customers can...
| Dec 13, 2008
Timothy Busfield is one of those ensemble-cast actors whose characters stick in the public's consciousness long after the series ends.
Remember "The West Wing's" ace reporter Danny Concannon, who winds up marrying the former White House chief of staff?...