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  • Sleep where the legends slept in grand old California hotels

    Sleep where the legends slept in grand old California hotels
    "Oh sleep! It is a gentle thing, beloved from pole to pole," British poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge wrote in "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner." And, I might add, place to place. There's something special about bedding down where Albert Einstein, Marilyn...
  • PASSINGS: Doyle Bramhall, Winston C. Doby, Bruno Rubeo, Cargill MacMillan Jr.

    PASSINGS: Doyle Bramhall, Winston C. Doby, Bruno Rubeo, Cargill MacMillan Jr.
    Doyle Bramhall Bluesman collaborated with Stevie Ray Vaughan Doyle Bramhall, 62, a blues singer, drummer and songwriter best known for his collaborations with the late guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan, died Saturday at his home in Alpine, Texas, the Houston...
  • History, imagination always in season

    History, imagination always in season
    Looking for kids' books on holiday themes? Here are some titles we recommend, divided by age range. "One Starry Night" By Lauren Thompson, illustrated by Jonathan Bean McElderry Books, $16.99, ages 3-5 The blue of night sky and darkened hills, the brown...
  • Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra to explore the musical mind

    Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra to explore the musical mind
    He spent too much time sitting alone in bars, drinking beer with his face to the wall. He fell for an underage girl whose father disapproved of his bohemian ways, and between smoking, brooding and picking up a venereal disease during his reckless youth,...
  • Bahama Breeze welcomes summer with legendary island cocktails

     
    Bahama Breeze Island Grille had added premium tropical drinks called “Legendary Island Cocktails.” Each potent beverage has a story behind each sip. The drinks come from eight world-famous locales such as the Soggy Dollar Bar in the British...
  • Battleship Iowa heads to permanent home on San Pedro waterfront

     
    Just after 3 p.m. Saturday, the battleship Iowa got underway on its final, 3.4 nautical mile journey through Los Angeles Harbor on its way to becoming a floating museum....
  • Battleship Iowa heading to final berth as San Pedro museum

     
    Hundreds of invited guests -– including Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa -- are set to board the USS Iowa to witness the battleship’s arrival this afternoon at its permanent home in Berth 87 on the San Pedro waterfront. The ship has been...
  • George Washington, in war and peace

    George Washington, in war and peace
    Washington A Life Ron Chernow Penguin Press: 906 pp., $40 On Dec. 14, 1799, an ominous, fog-like gloom hung over Mount Vernon. Sixty-seven-year-old George Washington was dying. The ex-president, his doctors believed, was suffering from "quinsy" (a...
  • Book review: Euphemistically speaking

    Book review: Euphemistically speaking
    It's the way that we talk that fascinates Ralph Keyes. The words we choose to express the hurtful, the bawdy and what we perceive as shameful are of particular interest — because those are the subjects society feels the need to cover up. We...
  • Wall Street Halloweenies, old and new

     
    True, it was last year's Halloween party, and maybe they've learned better since. But someone who used to work at a big New York state law firm often referred to as a "foreclosure mill," representing major banks and mortgage companies......
  • Busdriver's new 'No Blacks, No Jews, No Asians' track teases album

     
    Los Angeles rapper Busdriver releases an incendiary new track, "No Blacks, No Jews, No Asians" in advance of his forthcoming album....