| Nov 13, 2014
| 9:08 AM
Four members of a cargo theft ring that stole and sold truckloads of consumer goods with an estimated value of more than $5.75 million have all been sentenced to federal prison, prosecutors announced.
The stolen merchandise included Gerber infant...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 8:06 PM
Oscar de la Renta, who died Monday at age 82, was a gentleman designer who over the last five decades defined American elegance.
De la Renta's pop culture influence was wide-ranging. He recently designed Amal Clooney's wedding dress, and nearly every...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 7:53 AM
Gisele Bundchen stars in a new film/ad campaign for Chanel No. 5 that launches online Wednesday. The film was shot by Australian filmmaker Baz Luhrmann ("The Great Gatsby," "Moulin Rouge," etc.). On Monday night, Bundchen; Luhrmann; his wife, costume...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 5:18 PM
For Jill Robinson, it was a dream come true to see Hollywood stylist Rachel Zoe host a fashion show at Costa Mesa's South Coast Plaza.
"She inspired me to lose 60 pounds, so now I can wear cute clothes," Robinson said.
Robinson was one of 1,200 fans...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 9:00 PM
They don't demand a champagne-stocked dressing room, will sit and stay on command, and are willing to work for kibble.
They're animal actors and models — those dogs or cats whose exceptionally adorable faces you may see gracing ads, product...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 5:14 PM
Newly listed in Beverly Hills: A move-in-ready home with a Dom Perignon-stocked 2,500-bottle wine room, an 18-seat tiered theater with a 14-foot screen and a $200,000 candy bar.
Price: $85 million.
The mega-mansion is the latest offering from...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 9:25 AM
The conniving politician at the center of the Netflix drama "House of Cards" is named Frank, but he's anything but honest, forthright and direct. His wife was christened Claire — an ironic choice for a woman who always has an ulterior motive.
| Oct 2, 2014
| 10:24 AM
The world of moneyed Northern California liberals — a specific genus of the 1 percent all its own — is satirized from within in the seriocomic indie "Last Weekend" (at the Siskel Film Center through Oct. 9).
It is Labor Day weekend and as...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"I COULDN'T sacrifice my heart for a publicity stunt," says Kim Kardashian.
She said it and she didn't turn into a pillar of salt, so it must be true.
I'M SURE some of you heard about the "argument" that Whoopi Goldberg and Rosie O'Donnell reportedly...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 7:57 AM
As this season of fashion weeks stretching from New York to London to Milan to Paris drew to a close on Wednesday, the Cut noted that not all models are barely out of (or still in) their teens. More than 20 over the age of 30 walked runways this season,...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 8:57 PM
Gap said it will no longer allow the sale of real fur on its online marketplace Piperlime after receiving pressure from animal rights activists and a teacher's Change.org petition that collected more than 52,000 signatures.
Gap already bans fur from...