| Apr 18, 2014
| 1:38 PM
A magnitude 7.2 temblor hit Mexico on Friday, with shaking felt across much of the country. Is it just me, oh fellow residents of La La Land, or does it feel like — in earthquake-speak — the Big One is getting just a little too close for...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 6:30 PM
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says that he is urging CBS president and CEO Leslie Moonves to keep Stephen Colbert's "Late Show" in New York and at the Ed Sullivan Theater.
CBS has not made any decision as to where to locate the show, although the choice...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Craig Ferguson dispenses with the elephant in the room at the start of tonight's edition of "The Late Late Show" by acknowledging Stephen Colbert's new gig as "Late Show" host. He addresses the matter head on at the start of his cold open.
"First of all,...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 11:22 AM
Abraham Lincoln presciently warned that America's greatest enemies lived within her own borders, not in some foreign land.
Time has proven him correct. Islamic Jihadists and Taliban insurgents may well be her mortal enemies, but they are not as dangerous...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 6:00 AM
With Stephen Colbert joining CBS, late-night TV's generational shift is complete — and the real battle for viewers, onscreen and online, can begin.
America's most-watched network announced Thursday that it had picked Colbert, the 49-year-old...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 7:42 PM
There's little doubt that "The Big Ticket" on WFMZ-Channel 69 has become a staple of the high school football scene each fall, with players, coaches and fans alike all making it a fall Friday night habit to check out the highlights and scores of games...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 3:06 PM
I was happy to discover this week that under the federal Affordable Care Act, I qualify for dependable medical coverage under Medicaid. What I hadn't bargained for when I signed up Tuesday was my becoming the center of a national conservative media...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 3:58 PM
For all his humble charm, Pope Francis has been getting under the thin skin of some rich members of his flock.
As F. Scott Fitzgerald remarked, the rich are different from you and me. They expect deference and coddling, especially for their charitable...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 7:34 PM
It's like a scene out of a rap video. From driving an exotic car to reportedly spending big bucks at a strip club, pop star Justin Bieber has been living it up after arriving in South Florida on Monday. We combed through social media to get a sense of his...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 11:57 AM
I knew those ships stuck in the Antarctic for weeks would make a good metaphor for something. The real ships have broken free, but the metaphorical ships are still not moving. Maybe the ice jam has been loosened with the Senate’s rule change...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:31 PM
Geoff Edwards, a Los Angeles radio personality and TV game show host who for years flew weekly to Sacramento to emcee the California Lottery's "Big Spin," died Wednesday at St. John's Health Center in Santa Monica.
He was 83.
His death was caused by...