| Jul 2, 2013
| 11:39 AM
The major Hollywood studios and record companies are drawing up a new lesson plan in their efforts to discourage students from violating copyright laws.
Industry groups, which several years ago sued college students for downloading illegal copies of...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Within the memory of those still living, "The Lone Ranger" was a radio serial that broadcast 2,956 episodes over 21 years, as well as a beloved TV series that ran for an additional eight. Never in all that time was it thought necessary to have a villain...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 4:22 PM
"A Hijacking" is as lean, focused and to the point as its title. A cargo ship is hijacked in the middle of the Indian Ocean, and this expertly done, ultra-tense Danish thriller places you in the middle of the action in the most intense way. Gripping...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 10:17 AM
“The Lone Ranger,” the Johnny Depp movie that sent reporters scurrying for euphemisms and filmgoers scurrying into other theaters over the holiday weekend, touched off a particularly rousing round of Monday-morning quarterbacking. Should...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 4:00 AM
As Walt Disney Studio's "The Lone Ranger" limps off into the sunset after a bruising box-office encounter with the minions of "Despicable Me 2," it could be years before the studio gambles on a character unfamiliar to young moviegoers.
The new take on...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 4:13 PM
After months of talks with rights-holders, operators of some of the largest online advertising networks announced the steps they'll take to try to cut off online piracy hotbeds from the flow of marketing dollars. Their voluntary best practices drew praise...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 10:43 PM
GLENDALE — After trailing all game, the Glendale Angelenos brought the tying run to the plate in both of the final two innings.
Despite out hitting their opposition, the Angelenos never could find the one big hit they needed to overcome their...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 5:25 PM
Donovan Rose’s initial reaction to Hampton University football being back in the good graces of NCAA academic standards was brief and joyful.
“Hallelujah,” Rose said with a chuckle. “That’s my first reaction.”
| Jun 14, 2013
| 6:47 PM
California Atty. Gen. Kamala D. Harris has filed criminal charges against three San Francisco Bay Area brothers for allegedly operating an illegal website that allowed users to watch bootleg versions of copyrighted television shows and movies. Hop Hoang,...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 7:05 PM
The Dodgers’ refrain: Wait until we get our guys back! Wait for the cavalry!
The first wave came Friday, and for one night, the new Dodgers looked a lot like those old Dodgers.
Offense continued to be mere rumor, the Dodgers going meekly in a 3-...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 12:05 PM
The White House unveiled new antipiracy initiatives and is calling for more cooperation in the fight against intellectual property theft from search engines, data storage services and domain name registrars.
The initiatives are an expansion of the Obama...