| Oct 22, 2013
| 2:32 PM
The evening of Oct. 14 was marked by Seventeen Magazine's Pretty Amazing winner, Lindsay Brown, a soccer player and recent Notre Dame graduate, sharing her inspiring story of helping to educate and empower young girls in Nepal and Africa. For more about...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 12:52 PM
MADAYA, Syria (AP) — Clutching his books close to his chest, 12-year-old Abdo al-Fikri eagerly walked into a classroom last month in Madaya, an opposition-held village in northern Syria, his brother and sister trailing behind him. It has been a year...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The students at Glassell Park Elementary School in Los Angeles who assembled to talk about UNICEF's annual Trick-or-Treat program exploded in excited screams. And while the 63-year-old campaign that collects donations during Halloween for children in need...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Lakers forward Pau Gasol was moved by his recent trip to Dohuk, Iraq, to visit with Syrian refugees.
"Most of the people didn't know who I was. They didn't know what I do," Gasol told The Times on Friday via telephone from Spain. "They saw someone...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 4:57 PM
After a difficult season, Lakers forward/center Pau Gasol is looking forward to a new start this fall with the Lakers sans Dwight Howard.
"I understood and understand it was a difficult situation for a lot of people, to make things work," Gasol said...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 11:27 AM
When she isn't busy looking perfect, being Tom Brady's wife, a mother of two or a model, apparently, Gisele Bundchen also sings.
Right. Because we really needed something else to make us feel sufficiently inferior today.
The 33-year-old Brazilian...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Variety has selected producer/showman Jerry Weintraub to receive its 2013 Creative Leadership Award.
The kudo will be presented to Weintraub in tandem with the Oct. 22 publication of its Variety's annual Hollywood's New Leaders report highlighting up-...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 5:30 AM
"Danny Kaye and Sylvia Fine: Two Kids From Brooklyn," currently ensconced at Walt Disney Concert Hall's Ira Gershwin Gallery through Feb. 23, is a treasure trove of lyric sheets, performance materials, scripts, correspondence, business papers, posters,...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 11:52 AM
It's an auspicious occasion for the Man of Steel. Exactly 75 years ago today, Superman made his debut in “Action ......
| May 30, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Superman is getting a new logo for his 75th anniversary. Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment today unveiled a new commemorative […]...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 3:34 PM
In the 14 years that separate his Ravinia debut and his return to the festival over the weekend, Lang Lang has evolved from wunderkind to institution.
Indeed, now that the colossally gifted Chinese pianist has become an international megastar, the...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 9:11 PM
As soon as Amanda Mages learned through a middle school research project that 1 billion people worldwide do not have access to quality drinking water, she wanted to do something.
But it wasn't until years later that she started talking about her desire...