| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:45 AM
Charles Barkley is a black man and he believes the use of the N-word is acceptable. After all, he is a role model, right?
TNT NBA analyst Charles Barkley gave his take on the controversial use of the N-word - this time by former Orlando Magic forward...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 2:30 PM
WASHINGTON — In a new twist to efforts to call attention to the Armenian genocide, a group of lawmakers has accused the Obama administration of blocking a Smithsonian display of a rug woven by orphans of the mass killings about a century ago....
| Nov 6, 2013
| 6:18 PM
Here was Wednesday's first surprise: Brian Hartline, the glib Dolphins receiver, said Jonathan Martin played the infamous voicemail from Richie Incognito in the locker room for teammates.
And he didn't play it in anger.
"He was passing it around and...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 7:07 AM
Olga Garay-English will step down Jan. 4 after 6 1/2 years as head of Los Angeles’ Department of Cultural Affairs, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Monday.
Since taking office in July, Garcetti has had department heads reapply for their jobs. His...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 11:30 AM
The majority of MTV's recent batch of docuseries could be compared to a questionable vat of jungle juice -- with a mixture of cheap booze, sugary mixer and only disposable Solo cups to dole out the concoction, this brand of reality TV may provide a few...
| Oct 8, 2013
Once in a while, a movie slips under your radar. For about, oh, 20 years. In 'Big-screen blind spot: Halloween,' we sit down with those 'classic' horror movies everybody but us has seen and give them the nostalgia critic treatment.
| Sep 20, 2013
| 2:39 PM
A program that brought art to vacant storefronts in downtown Glendale may be expanded to other areas in the city — and it may get a new operator.
The program began in 2010 as a way to brighten the empty windows that multiplied as the recession...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 12:30 AM
HONG KONG - A concert this weekend in Kuala Lumpur by U.S. pop singer Ke$ha was cancelled after it was denied a permit by the Malaysian authorities.
The show was part of Ke$ha's ill-fated Warrior tour and was organized by experienced local Malaysian...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 7:18 AM
Don Yelton, a local GOP official in North Carolina, has been forced to resign following an appearance this week on "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" in which he made a series of racially charged remarks.
On Wednesday, correspondent Aasif Mandvi traveled...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 2:53 PM
In this age of consumer goods shipped readily from China and real-time video chats conducted with friends in Africa, it is difficult to imagine how stunning the World's Columbian Exposition must have been during its run.
For six months in Jackson Park,...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 12:30 PM
For years, China has held substantial economic promise, with the outsized growth many have long envisioned only recently beginning to come to fruition. During this time, U.S. media and entertainment (M&E) companies have been quietly chipping away at the...