| Nov 8, 2011
| 7:21 PM
An estimated 22.1 million viewers, the fourth largest audience of the TV year for NBC football coverage, tuned in Sunday night to see the Ravens dramatic last second victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers.
That's a huge audience -- as huge as that of...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 9:53 PM
The Screen Actors Guild handed out three of its five film awards Sunday night to performers in the 1960s civil rights drama "The Help," injecting a little excitement into the Oscar race.
The cast of the film received the group's top honor, the SAG...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 6:24 PM
Ever since the 2008 disappearance of 2-year-old Caylee Marie Anthony, Janice Seals-Mack has eaten up every sound bite she could find on the missing-person-turned-murder case.
So when she heard Tuesday that Caylee's mother, Casey Anthony, was found not...
| Feb 10, 2011
| 7:15 AM
If you thought CBS already had one of broadcast television's darkest hours, get ready for an extra dose.
In its sixth season, "Criminal Minds" is spawning a spinoff, with another Behavioral Analysis Unit of the FBI using special talents to track and...
| Feb 12, 2011
| 7:54 PM
Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice," published in 1813, seasons its tangled love stories with bigger issues: morals, manners, a woman's lot in life, and the class distinctions of turn-of-the-century England.
Adapted for the stage by Jon Jory, the story...
| Feb 13, 2011
| 8:15 PM
When the source material for a play is letters, the words in those letters become paramount.
And so it is, in "Letters to Sala," that the audience hears key phrases from the trove of letters collected by a young woman in a Nazi labor camp. Phrases...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 8:00 PM
Refuse, Reduce, Reuse & Recycle
Mike Carey, of Orange Coast College's recycling center, will present a speech titled "Citizens for a Greener and Healthier Costa Mesa" from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Neighborhood Community Center, 1845 Park Ave., Costa...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 8:11 PM
The Costa Mesa Chamber of Commerce presents its "90-Minute Breakfast Boost" from 7 to 8:45 a.m. at the Costa Mesa Country Club, 1701 Golf Course Drive, Costa Mesa. City Manager Allan Roeder is the guest speaker. Cost is $15...
| Feb 17, 2011
| 11:04 AM
Actor David Krumholtz, known for his role as Professor Charlie Eppes on the TV series "Numb3rs," has listed his Sunset Strip-area home at $2,175,000.
The gated property, called El Castillo, includes more than 4,000 square feet of living space, an...
| Feb 17, 2011
| 4:09 PM
First there was "High School Musical." Then there was "Glee." Next up is ... "Madison High."
Stop me if this sounds familiar: All a group of geeky high school kids wants to do is sing and dance their way to popularity. Yes, "HSM" and "Glee" clone fever...
| Feb 24, 2011
In 2008, the committee that oversees the Oscars' foreign-language film category came under withering criticism for avoiding risky movies. Romania's "4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days," a frank account of a young girl's illegal abortion, wasn't nominated, nor...