| Feb 19, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Zkipster is aiming to make Oscars weekend a breeze for party planners across Los Angeles.
The company's cloud-based mobile application tracks guest lists, allowing event coordinators to swap cumbersome clipboards for iPads.
The app, also called...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 3:23 PM
It's early days, but losing Rush Limbaugh to another Clear Channel station didn't seem to hurt ratings for KFI-AM (640) in January.
Numbers released Tuesday by Nielsen Audio showed little change in KFI's numbers in the first month after Clear Channel...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 9:38 AM
I probably wasn’t the only reader who did a double take when I read this in The Times on Thursday:
“A Northern California high school that asked students to remove American flag shirts on Cinco de Mayo acted reasonably to avoid igniting...
| Aug 18, 2013
A few months ago, I helped my father pack up his apartment in San Diego in preparation for his move to an assisted living facility. He was ill and could no longer live alone, and I wanted him nearer to my home in Los Angeles.
I doubt that such a task is...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 5:15 PM
She sent San Diego's departing Mayor Bob Filner some resignation "gifts" last week, among them a mirror, so he could see who was to blame for his downfall. This sort of made-for-TV event has been S.O.P. for lawyer Gloria Allred for more than 30 years....
| Nov 20, 2013
| 6:00 PM
Rush Limbaugh, the conservative radio host seen by some as a stalwart for American values and by others as a pox on Western civilization, has come out with the first in a series of time-travel novels aimed at teaching young people about American history....
| Aug 14, 2013
| 3:15 PM
Expect a kinder, gentler Missouri State Fair from here on out.
This week, the Missouri State Fair Commission ordered that officials and contractors hired by the state's rodeo association -- which would include cowboys and clowns -- complete...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Politico dubbed its latest report on the prospect of radio owner Cumulus dropping mega-hosts Rush Limbaugh and Sean Hannity a "major shakeup for the radio industry," but it's hard to see how, at least in any way that consumers will notice.
| Jul 29, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Rush Limbaugh took to the radio airwaves on Monday morning to address a report on the website Politico that said he and fellow conservative talker Sean Hannity were about to be dropped from the country's second-largest radio network, Cumulus.
While he ...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 5:22 PM
"Breaking Bad" is about to end its acclaimed run on AMC, but two guys from another cable outlet are scrambling to pay their respects. Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage of the Discovery Channel series "Mythbusters" are dedicating their Aug. 12 episode to the...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 12:52 PM
Just past sundown the kids, the punks, the surf rats swarmed up Main Street in Huntington Beach and decided – well, what the heck – let’s riot.
Shirtless and clad in board shorts, they taunted the police. One guy grabbed a stop sign...