| Sep 27, 2013
| 1:56 PM
Los Angeles City Councilman Mitch O'Farrell on Friday proposed banning animal snare traps in the city, saying the wire nooses used to trap coyotes are "inhumane."
O'Farrell said his office was alerted to a coyote killed in a snare trap in Silver Lake...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 2:19 PM
A Cook County Jail detainee who "walked away" from a work site this morning has been taken back into custody after he was located at a fried chicken restaurant on the North Side.
"Apparently he didn't like our food,'' said Cara Smith, a spokeswoman...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Celebrities bonded with chefs from their favorite restaurants Sept. 28 while helping fight childhood cancer at the fourth edition of L.A. Loves Alex's Lemonade, billed as a "decadent cookout" at the Culver Studios lot.
Passionate foodie Jimmy Kimmel, who...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 5:57 PM
The name of south Bethlehem's newest restaurant and nightclub says it all — Broadway Social. The 130-seat establishment, which opened Sept. 26 at 217 Broadway (former Firehouse bar), offers a chic space to wine, dine and yes, socialize.
| Oct 9, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Sausage gets a bad rap. Everyone has heard the saying about politics and sausages, like there's something not pretty going on and you'd best look away until The Finished Product is neatly packaged. Well, for one thing, that old saw would have never caught...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 5:43 PM
A 3-year-old bear found dead Tuesday in the Antelope Valley was positively identified as the same bear that was running loose in Baldwin Park early Friday morning, wildlife officials said.
Officials were called to a residence Tuesday in Littlerock,...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Al Ruscio, a film, television and stage actor who was also a noted acting teacher and served on the board of directors of the Screen Actors Guild, died in his home on Nov. 12. He was 89.
Ruscio was already an accomplished actor by the time he arrived...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 7:32 AM
It’s been 17 years since an issue of Neil Gaiman’s acclaimed, bestselling “Sandman” series hit stands, and — noting that […]...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 10:30 AM
For years, the interests of TV networks and newspapers were pretty closely aligned, or seemed to be. Broadcasters trotted out new shows in the fall. Newspapers dutifully reviewed them and timed feature stories to their premiere. Newspapers then reported...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 12:20 PM
Activists supporting liberation of all animals from captivity planned to rally in downtown Los Angeles on Saturday.
Participants were expected to gather at Pershing Square at about noon and march along Broadway and Spring streets to Grand Park across...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Wine Spectator magazine's 2013 Wine List awards included nods to 40 Orlando area restaurants. This year, 3,793 were named award winners, spanning all 50 U.S. states and 76 other countries and territories, along with 11 cruise ships.
| Dec 26, 2012
| 8:00 AM
The theme park industry will take a deep breath in 2013 after the launch of several landmark attractions and with more groundbreaking projects on the horizon.
The last few years have seen several theme park additions that have altered the industry...