| May 23, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Fasten your seat belts, fellow Americans. We're about to soar full-throttle into another space race.
If you haven't heard, a Japanese sports drink manufacturer has concocted a plan to place a shiny blue titanium container of its Pocari Sweat beverage mix...
| May 8, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Paul Masvidal has played in some of America's most intense heavy metal bands for more than 20 years. Visit his Echo Park home, however, and it's clear he's finally found peace.
The 43-year-old singer-guitarist, sinewy and gently graying at the temples,...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 4:40 PM
Heat wave, with more scorching days coming our way. Time to put those whites and rosés and, yes, reds in the fridge at the ready. But if you didn’t plan ahead, no worries. There’s more than one way to get that bottle cold.
To chill down a...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 8:31 AM
Clockwise from upper right:
Copper-plated apple candle, $99, by Michael Aram at nordstrom.com.
Carnaby zebra stacking dish, $32, at jonathanadler.com.
Woven linen storage basket, $9.95, at hm.com.
Dries Van Noten gold sequined silk and...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 9:51 AM
The levels of arsenic and chromium 6 in Glendale’s drinking water are above recommended goals set by the state, giving local H20 a toxicity score in the 62nd percentile compared to other Los Angeles County cities, according to a report released by...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 2:19 PM
The operator of an automotive shop in Rocky Hill is suing his former landlord and the building's previous owner, Pratt & Whitney, alleging that they failed to warn him about harmful chemicals that caused serious medical issues for him and his workers....
| Jun 27, 2014
What do you get when you add custom cabinets, shelves and sinks to your laundry room? A reimagined, efficient space that can multitask and blend with the rest of your home.
The space can double as a mudroom or hobby area, even a home office.
| Jul 1, 2014
| 8:11 AM
Each spring, potted herbs and vegetables dot the fire escape of Steve Kelly's home in Mount Vernon.
He grows anywhere from six to nine types of peppers, ranging from red and yellow to cayenne and banana. His herbs include basil, tarragon, chives,...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 2:30 PM
After working on such films as the "Lord of the Rings" and "The Hobbit" trilogies, Weta Workshop's Pukeko Pictures is pairing up with Heavy Metal to adapt Image Comics' "Rat Queens" into an animated TV series.
The dark comedy, described as a sass-and-...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Three decades ago the minivan appeared as a viable replacement for the stodgy station wagon.
Now, Ford thinks it has a viable alternative to the stodgy minivan: the Transit Connect Wagon.
Just don't call it a wagon around anyone wearing a Ford logo....
| Jun 18, 2014
| 10:30 AM
BUYER: Jimmy and Jane Buffett
LOCATION: Beverly Hills, Calif.
SIZE: 4,322 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms
YOUR MAMA'S NOTES: Jimmy Buffett, He-Rah of Margaritaville fame and fortune, enjoys a reputation among his legions of fans --...