| Aug 16, 2013
| 8:00 AM
METAIRIE, La. — In the summer of 1992, an aspiring filmmaker named Craig Borten drove from Los Angeles to Dallas to see a man named Ron Woodroof. Borten was just a few years out of Syracuse University and didn't know what kind of movies he wanted to...
| Jul 28, 2013
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THE BEST WAY TO THE CANADIAN ROCKIES
From LAX, Alaska, Air Canada, WestJet and United offer nonstop service to Vancouver, and Delta, Alaska and United offer connecting service (change of plane). Restricted one-way fares begin at $138. From...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 10:38 AM
Symbols of USC are everywhere in La Cañada — decorating private homes, the local high school and even City Hall.
Join Los Angeles Times Community News Editor Dan Evans and Reporter Tiffany Kelly for an online chat about why La Cañada is a Trojan...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Toronto-headquartered Cineplex Entertainment received a No Action Letter (NAL) from Canada's Commissioner of Competition today, enabling the company to acquire 24 Empire theaters in Atlantic Canada, it was announced today.
The cash purchase price is...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 10:27 AM
Founder of Once Upon A Time bookstore in Montrose California passed away peacefully after a long re-occurring illness. She will be remembered for her trail breaking spirit, having opened Once Upon A Time bookstore in 1966, long before women worked outside...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:50 AM
The crowd erupts in cheers as a Trojan warrior parades a white horse down Foothill Boulevard.
“It's Traveler!” shouts a woman, who dashes into the street for a photo with the University of Southern California mascot.
GRAPHIC: La Canada's...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Figure skating TV schedule: 2013 Hilton HHonors Skate America: NBC airs live coverage of the ISU Grand Prix Series Skate America from Joe Louis Arena in Detroit on Sunday, Oct. 20, at 4pm ET, featuring live performances from the ladies’ free skate...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 4:52 PM
The latest poll on Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's job performance makes one wonder what the crack-smoking, foul-mouthed, short-fused leader of Canada's biggest city would have to do to turn off voters.
Ford's popularity has hardly been dented by his...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Old-timers may recall the old days when Canadian politics were not just dull but almost blank. As empty as a modern white-on-white canvas depicting some vast snow belt in the featureless depths of Arctic winter.
But that was before Toronto's mayor and...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 2:30 PM
After five days of screening, industry panels, and tributes to the likes of Richard Dreyfuss, Melissa Leo, and Jason Priestley, the 13th annual Whistler Film Festival culminated in an awards brunch on Sunday morning.
At the awards, the New York-based...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Actor, musician and avid art collector Steve Martin will co-curate an exhibition of work by the late Canadian artist Lawren Harris that will debut at the Hammer Museum at UCLA in fall 2015.
A spokeswoman for the Hammer said that the exhibition "is in...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 12:30 AM
Joel and Ethan Coen's "Inside Llewyn Davis" has been named best picture of 2013 by the Toronto Film Critics Association, which also bestowed its best actor award on Oscar Isaac, who plays a struggling folksinger navigating Greenwich Village circa 1961...