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  • On slopes, Vonn sounds like a broken record

    On slopes, Vonn sounds like a broken record
    It seems not a day goes by without Lindsey Vonn collecting some new mantel ornament or putting her name on a new line in the history books. Saturday at Schladming, Austria, the U.S. skier set a World Cup women's mark for points in a season by...
  • Book review: 'Robert Redford: The Biography' by Michael Feeney Callan

    Book review: 'Robert Redford: The Biography' by Michael Feeney Callan
    In Michael Feeney Callan's fawning new biography, we get plenty of the actor, director and environmentalist we already know but only a tantalizing, too-brief glimpse of a young man we almost never hear about: Charles Robert Redford Jr., Angeleno. From...
  • Vonn's greatest season ends with a rare failure

    Vonn's greatest season ends with a rare failure
    Lindsey Vonn left herself a mountain to climb.   And motivation. Skiing with an unaccustomed conservatism in Sunday's season-ending giant slalom in Schladming, Austria, Vonn wound up a non-scoring 24th among 27 starters. So she finished with 1,980...
  • The Shot: Getting schooled on street style at USC

     
    USC students sport fall fashions from sporty styles and reworked vintage to skater chic and preppy rock. See them all after the jump. All photos by Colin Young-Wolff for Brand X Above: Eli Joteva, 20, is "wearing tights I made myself and clothes that were...
  • Weekly books roundup

     
    Tod Caviness here, temporarily catching a break from elections coverage by watching a nice car chase. - Romance authors certainly get the love around these parts. If you didn't get enough passionate prose at this year's Romance Writers of America...
  • Skiing may be only one of Lindsey Vonn's talents

     
    Lindsey Vonn, the Olympic gold medal-winning downhill skier, incorporated 400-meter sprints into her training regimen over the summer to increase her ability to explode out of turns in the slalom. If she ever gets tired of the snow, she may......
  • The Morning Fix: Conan's back! What did we think? Icahn and Lions Gate set throwdown date. Small cable operators say boo to Comcast-NBC Universal deal.

     
    After the coffee. Before getting my resume to the Dallas Cowboys. The Skinny: Conan O'Brien returns and, big shocker, he's still mad at NBC and still has the beard. The Comcast-NBC Universal merger could raise cable bills, says one lobbying......
  • 'Sarah Palin's Alaska' sinks 40% in Week 2 ratings

     
    It's a flippin' big rollback, is what it is. The second episode of "Sarah Palin's Alaska" on TLC premiered Sunday with 3 million total viewers, according to the Nielsen Co. That's still a hefty audience by basic-cable standards, but it's......
  • World Cup skiing update: Lack of speed training hurts Americans

     
    Simply stunning fall day here in Denver. Not quite so nice a couple of hours away at Beaver Creek, Colo., where the men’s downhill had to be canceled earlier Friday because of high winds. That wasn’t the problem in last......
  • Liz Goldwyn to host the second edition of vintage pop-up A Current Affair

     
    Filmmaker, author and vintage junkie Liz Goldwyn has stepped up to host the second go-round of A Current Affair: Pop-Up Vintage Marketplace, a multi-vendor vintage shopping event, to take place this Friday and Saturday at downtown's Cooper Design Space....
  • Ronni Chasen: Dark theories over her slaying

     
    Hollywood is a notoriously contentious place, where everyone has a different opinion about which movie is the true Oscar favorite or which actor’s career is totally on the downhill slide. But improbably, it seems as if everyone in town agrees......
  • ‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’ recap: I have a vision: It’s all downhill from here

     
    Oh, they went there. You name it: the New York affair, Taylor’s lips, the relationship between Kim and Kyle and all that is Camille Grammer. It flared up — like a beautiful disaster — Thursday night on the “Real Housewives......