| May 15, 2014
| 5:30 AM
With new content providers blooming like tomato plants in June and more new shows than anyone can reasonably watch, the television awards season offers a brutal winnowing process. Only a handful of programs that premiered this qualifying year are likely...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 3:43 PM
TMZ is reporting that actress Gabrielle Union, who married Heat star Dwyane Wade last month, plans to contact the FBI over topless photos of her that leaked on the internet along with those of numerous other actresses in the past month.
Union, 41, and...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Saying he wanted to send the message that "blind obedience to a corrupt culture has serious consequences," a federal judge Tuesday sentenced six current and former members of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department to years-long sentences in federal...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 7:19 AM
Ted Flicker, who co-created the hit TV series "Barney Miller" and directed the cult-favorite political film satire "The President's Analyst," died Saturday at his home in Santa Fe, N.M. He was 84.
The cause was coronary artery disease, said his wife,...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 6:34 PM
Joe Sample, a soft-spoken keyboard player and composer whose blending of funk, blues, jazz, gospel and the Zydeco music of his childhood lent a distinctive sound to his well-known group, the Crusaders, has died. He was 75.
Sample died Friday at a...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 6:24 AM
A terrorist supposedly assassinated in an airstrike turns out to be alive – and likely plotting an attack on Americans – in Episode 404 (“Iron in the Fire”) of Showtime’s espionage thriller “Homeland.”
| Sep 6, 2014
| 8:05 PM
Judge in Stringfellow toxic dump case
Judge Harry Peetris, 94, who oversaw proceedings in the long-running battle over the cleanup of the Stringfellow Acid Pits, died Aug. 15 at USC Medical Center, said his son, Harry Peetris II. He...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 6:41 PM
John A. Walker Jr., a convicted spy who masterminded a family operation that sold military secrets for nearly two decades and enabled the Soviet Union to decipher more than 1 million classified messages sent and received by U.S. Navy vessels, has died...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 7:20 PM
Within 48 hours of the Boston Marathon bombings, federal law enforcement officials had chased down more than 1,400 leads in the frantic race to learn who killed three people and injured more than 260 others, according to law enforcement records obtained...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 10:23 AM
Former Ravens running back Ray Rice's appeal of his indefinite suspension from the NFL is set to begin Nov. 5 and conclude the following day, according to a source close to the situation.
The three-time Pro Bowl runner's appeal will be heard by former...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 1:29 PM
As the investigation continues into the murders of seven women in Indiana, police officers in Gary used trained dogs Tuesday morning to search for more bodies while federal authorities said they believe there could be victims outside the state.