| Jan 10, 2014
| 1:07 PM
There's a lot more Mickey floating around Florida right now as the last of Disney Cruise Line's four cruise ships began sailing from Florida ports today.
The Disney Wonder began sailing out of PortMiami after relocating from Galveston, Texas. The...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Top of the Lake
BBC Warner, $34.98
The New Zealand TV miniseries "Top of the Lake" is a different kind of mystery-procedural — more like a cross between "Twin Peaks" and "The Killing" than an episode of "Law & Order." Credit the creators: writer...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 8:37 PM
I thought I would start the New Year by talking to Harbor Commissioner David Girling. When I first heard his name accepted by the City Council as a harbor commissioner about a year and a half ago, I had my concerns of how a nonboater could relate to our...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 3:07 PM
This post has been corrected. See the note at the bottom for details.
The Los Angeles Police Department has issued an appeal in its efforts to locate jewelry made by Assemblyman Mike Gatto's father, Joseph Gatto, who was shot to death in his Los Feliz...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 10:14 AM
Good morning readers! Today is Monday, Dec. 30, the penultimate day of 2013. As you wake up from that long winter's nap, check out these headlines.
The Los Angeles Police Department is asking anyone finding jewelry that made by Assemblyman Mike Gatto's...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 10:04 AM
The Dr. Ross Company float won the President's trophy, but suffered a brake failure on Colorado Blvd. The runaway float, left, is swinging around the Eagle Rock float before being brought to a stop....
| Nov 26, 2013
| 9:37 AM
The holiday season is in full swing on TV. From "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" to "A Christmas Story" and beyond, here's a schedule of when your favorite holiday classics and new specials will be on TV. (I'll add more as I find them.)
| Dec 27, 2013
| 12:00 PM
It was Bob Dylan who transformed Brad Elterman into a teenage paparazzo. That was in 1974, when the folk-rocker was set to headline the Fabulous Forum and Elterman was a Sherman Oaks high school kid who scored a ticket, front row center. He realized: "I...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 6:27 PM
NEW YORK — The fliers all say the same thing, but in different languages: Perdido. Brakujacy. Disparet. Vermisst. Perso.
They are on lampposts, on the sides of mailboxes and in subway stations from the northern Bronx to Brooklyn. They...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 9:53 PM
Russell Johnson's fateful trip started with a three-hour tour in 1964 and lasted the rest of his life.
A handsome war veteran who grew up in a Philadelphia orphanage, Johnson spent 14 years playing bad guys in TV and movie westerns. Then he...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 8:35 PM
Los Angeles police were searching Sunday for a 55-year-old man who walked away from a board and care home despite needing medical treatment, authorities said.
Michael Rodriguez has been missing since about 11:30 a.m. Saturday, when he left the home in...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 12:37 PM
"These Birds Walk" opens in the darkness just before dawn with a young boy racing into the tide. Shirt and shorts are soon soaked, the sense of freedom absolute.
Omar is only 9, but he's been running for most of his life. He is one of Pakistan's lost...