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  • Film Review: 'The Mute'

    An over-honest judge is made voiceless after a drive-by shooting he's convinced isn't accidental in Daniel and Diego Vega's largely deadpan black comedy, "The Mute." The brothers' follow-up to their debut, "October," has a similarly restrained style but...
  • Victoria's Secret angels heat things up on a cold Paris night

    Victoria's Secret angels heat things up on a cold Paris night
    The Victoria's Secret models have taken to the City of Light for the brand's latest lingerie shoot. Models Alessandra Ambrosio, Lily Aldridge, Behati Prinsloo, Adriana Lima and Karlie Kloss were photographed Wednesday in full angel regalia — bras,...
  • Donald Richie dies at 88; interpreted Japan for the West

    Donald Richie, an American expatriate in Japan who became that country's preeminent Western interpreter, explaining its culture — from cinema to Zen to tattoos — in books and essays that illuminated the author's psyche as much as that of his...
  • Courant/FRONTLINE Investigation: Raising Adam Lanza

    Courant/FRONTLINE Investigation: Raising Adam Lanza
    Shortly after her move from New Hampshire to Newtown in 1998, Nancy Lanza had good news about her troubled son. "Adam is doing well here, and seems to be enjoying the new school," Lanza wrote to a friend back in Kingston, N.H., in a Feb. 9, 1999, email....
  • Conlogue, Open continue to peak

    Conlogue, Open continue to peak
    HUNTINGTON BEACH — The heats are heating up and action sports will go full throttle this weekend at the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing. The nine-day event which features surfing, skating and BMX competitions, art and music plus an interactive village,...
  • Documenting stories of Lima, Peru, in photographs

     
    Michael Robinson Chavez, Los Angeles Times Peru is the reason I became a photographer. It was 1988, and a friend had given me a camera and the manual on how to use it. I arrived in a country in the midst of a civil war and mired in chaos. I was hooked;...
  • Jonathan Gold | L.A. restaurant review: Paiche dips Asian influences into the Amazon

    Jonathan Gold | L.A. restaurant review: Paiche dips Asian influences into the Amazon
    Paiche are enormous. Paiche have teeth on their tongues. Paiche, living fossils barely evolved since the Miocene epoch, have lungs and breathe air, which is pretty unusual for fish. Paiche are also easy to catch, a problem even in the sparsely populated...
  • DWP union is a big donor in mayor's race, its members get big pay

    DWP union is a big donor in mayor's race, its members get big pay
    Employees at the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, whose union is the single biggest contributor in the current mayoral race, earned average total pay of nearly $100,000 in 2011, according to a Times analysis of the most recent publicly available...
  • Singer Chavela Vargas 'had the public at her feet'

     
    The sense of sadness over Chavela Vargas' death seems almost odd. The singer, who passed away on Sunday in Cuernavaca, lived to be 93, surviving many contemporaries from decades ago when Vargas wore men’s clothes, smoked, and carried a pistol in...
  • ‘Dance Central 3′ vs. ‘Just Dance 4′: Which one has the right stuff?

     
    Dancing is important. Why just this week the American Assn. for the Advancement of Science unveiled the latest winner of ......
  • L.A. council finds funds to reverse Fire Dept. staffing shift

    L.A. council finds funds to reverse Fire Dept. staffing shift
    The Los Angeles City Council voted Tuesday to provide $1.6 million to reverse a controversial new staffing plan at the Fire Department, handing a victory to the employee union that had branded it as unsafe. Over the weekend, the department began...
  • LAFD 911 center concerns will be addressed, Villaraigosa says

     
    Concerns raised by a top commander about a major staffing change at the Los Angeles Fire Department's 911 call center need to be addressed before the change is approved, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa said Tuesday....