| May 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
A typical video by Francesco Vezzoli is a veritable cavalcade of stars, mostly female — Helen Mirren, Natalie Portman, Catherine Deneuve, Eva Mendez, Milla Jovovich, Michelle Williams, Lauren Bacall and many more, plus a few men (Helmut Berger,...
| May 25, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Cannes 2014 is over, and so are the 11 non-stop nights of Champagne-infused parties that were made all the more merrier thanks to a surplus of booze and shortage of food. Unlike U.S. premieres, movie stars arrive on the Croisette ready to hang loose. Here...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 12:02 PM
The day after Peaches Geldof's death, authorities are searching in and around the house where the model, writer and socialite was found, with an autopsy scheduled for Wednesday.
After the autopsy, the coroner will open an investigation and decide...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 12:41 PM
There is a long history in Hollywood of the art of the paparazzi moment as fashion op.
And V. Stiviano, the woman in the middle of the firestorm of Clippers’ owner Donald Sterling’s allegedly racist remarks, seems to be falling in line...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"THE COVETOUS man is always in want," said the ancient Roman poet, Horace.
A GREAT big book plopped down on my desk last week. It's titled "The Hiltons: The True Story of an American Dynasty." The author is J. Randy Taraborrelli. Randy has written up...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 7:30 AM
A street artist and electronic musician said Tuesday that he clandestinely removed Justin Bieber's "Believe" CD in stores across Los Angeles and replaced them with fakes as part of an elaborate April Fool's Day stunt.
The artist, who goes by the name...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 6:22 AM
It's hard to believe it's been 10 years since Janet Jackson was so gracious to add a memorable phrase to our collective pop culture lexicon. For your contribution "wardrobe malfunction," we thank you.
The incident during Super Bowl XXXVIII in Houston...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 6:06 AM
Barron Hilton, the brother of socialite Paris Hilton, was attacked in Miami this weekend and he claims actress Lindsay Lohan is responsible for ordering the beating, TMZ reports.
It all started Friday when the two were at the same party, hosted at the...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 11:42 AM
I have this moment once a year, sometimes twice. I’ll walk away from an interview or an event I just covered and won’t think about my deadline, how the article will turn out or what I could have done better, like I normally do. Instead, I&...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 6:15 PM
For Sheriff Lee Baca, it was a legacy moment. He was on Capitol Hill, testifying before a congressional hearing on the radicalization of American Muslims. Conservative lawmakers were grilling him, pressing him to acknowledge that the Muslim groups he...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 3:31 PM
Carpinteria-based CKE Inc., which owns fast-food chain Carl’s Jr., will be sold by its private equity owner to another private equity firm that owns major brands such as Cinnabon and Auntie Anne’s.
CKE was bought by an affiliate of Roark...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Orlando Bloom has listed his compound in Hollywood Hills West for sale at $4.5 million or for annual lease at $16,500 a month.
Set behind wood gates, the house was the target four years ago of the so-called "Bling Ring" burglars, who focused on...