| Oct 7, 2013
| 4:45 PM
With the help of indie rock photographer Autumn de Wilde, Cadillac pulled the considerably large covers off its all-new Escalade SUV on Monday evening in New York City.
A luxury version of the full-size Chevrolet Suburban that General Motors unveiled in...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Nathan Myhrvold, the former Microsoft executive turned cookbook author, doesn't do anything by half measures. The chieftain behind the six-volume, 2,400-page, 43-pound "Modernist Cuisine" this month publishes "The Photography of Modernist Cuisine." It's a...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 5:01 PM
A hundred years ago, California yanked a water-engineering wonder out of a desert, so why can't we conjure a thoughtful ink-and-paper magazine out of the era of digital publishing? The watery miracle worker was William Mulholland, whose spectacular and...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 12:07 PM
Thanks to Congress, I have more free time than usual. I am a federal employee, but my job does not entail the protection of life or property. I am “nonessential.” So, while the Congress and president are split on how to fund government...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Written with a poet's ear and directed with an artist's eye, "Forgetting the Girl" plumbs the psyche of an unassuming studio photographer, Kevin Wolfe (Christopher Denham). Traumatized by his sister's drowning when they were kids, he compensates by asking...
| Oct 11, 2013
Joan Osofsky hears it all the time. Customers walk into one of her three Hammertown Barn stores and say, "Oh! I wish my house looked just like this."
Osofsky decided to try to distill the philosophy that has guided her choices for Hammertown Barn, a...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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Arsenio Hall The Ellen DeGeneres Show The...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 7:15 AM
Photographer Vincent Laforet had a pretty sweet gig as an editorial photographer, working with top-tier publications like the New York Times, Life, Time and National Geographic. But then he transitioned to commercial video photography, working for folks...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:31 PM
With a name like John Smith, the shtick about being the "every man" writes itself.
For John Mathew Smith, a City Council candidate running for a seat in Ward 1 in this November's election, it's not a gimmick; it's the truth.
"I'm a regular guy who...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:09 PM
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa -- Wildlife photographer Greg du Toit has stared down lionesses, been charged by hippos and been chased by an angry bull elephant. He's been trampled by a buffalo ("But it didn't gore me") and had close encounters with...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Katy Perry had come to dance.
On a recent afternoon the pop superstar was at a Burbank rehearsal studio, fortifying herself with a salad before diving into four hours of sweaty physical movement — a not-so-dry run for a handful of performances...