| Nov 2, 2010
| 4:18 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Reality star Shane Sparks has been ordered to stand trial on eight sex counts involving an underage girl in the 1990s.
Melvin Shane Sparks, 40, is charged with six counts of a lewd act on a child and two counts of oral copulation of...
| Sep 3, 2010
| 12:07 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Booking photos of Rapper T.I. and wife Tameka "Tiny" Cottle were released by the L.A. County Sheriff's department after the couple was arrested on drug charges following a traffic stop in West Hollywood.
Los Angeles County sheriff's...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 4:21 AM
LOS ANGELES ( KTLA) -- Ted Williams, the golden-voiced homeless man-turned-celeb, is on his way to rehab.
During a taping of the Dr. Phil Show Wednesday in Los Angeles, Ted Williams -- with his family's support -- said he has decided to enter a private...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 8:45 PM
LOS ANGELES -- The owner of a swanky Beverly Hills beauty salon who admitted to running up hundreds of thousands of dollars in fraudulent credit card charges of her celebrity clients was sentenced Monday.
Maria Gabriella Perez (aka. Maria Gabriela...
| Sep 27, 2010
| 8:04 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan has decided to check herself into a substance abuse program after being released from jail late Friday night on $300,000 bail.
Lohan will do so within the next few days, according to a source close to the...
| Aug 19, 2010
| 11:29 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Alexis Neiers, who went to jail in connection with one of the so-called Hollywood 'Bling Ring' burglaries, is speaking out about the ordeal -- and about spending time in a cell next to one of the group's victims, Lindsay Lohan.
| Nov 3, 2010
Charlie O'Donnell, a television announcer best known for his elongated introduction of "Wheeeeeeel of Fortune" during the 28 years that he was the game show's off-stage voice, has died. He was 78.
O'Donnell, who was also Dick Clark's early sidekick on...
| Sep 28, 2010
| 3:14 PM
Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers canceled their concert Tuesday night in Chula Vista, the band announced on their website
The band rescheduled to concert for Oct. 5 because Petty is suffering from a sinus and throat infection, according to the concert...
| May 23, 2011
Dean Martin didn't have any interest in doing a weekly musical-variety series when NBC approached him in 1965.
"In those days you were either a movie star or a TV star," said his daughter Deana Martin, who is also a singer. "He came home one night and...
| Sep 27, 2010
| 10:33 AM
Gloria Stuart, a 1930s Hollywood leading lady who earned an Academy Award nomination for her first significant role in nearly 60 years — as Old Rose, the centenarian survivor of the Titanic in James Cameron's 1997 Oscar-winning film — has...
| Nov 5, 2010
Where Good Ideas Come From
The Natural History of Innovation
Riverhead: 326 pp., $26.95
Steven Johnson's "Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation" is misnamed. Natural history was pioneered by 18th century...
| Oct 13, 2010
| 1:11 PM
LOS ANGELES ( KTLA) -- Celebrity blogger Perez Hilton says he is going to stop being a bully.
During an appearance on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," Hilton who is gay, says he doesn't want to be seen as a bully and a hypocrite anymore.
He has spent the...