| Sep 23, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The 65th Emmy Awards took so many of its winners by surprise Sunday night that several were, quite literally, speechless.
True, TV's biggest night had its share of repeat winners, notably ABC's "Modern Family" and actresses Claire Danes ("Homeland") and...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 6:47 AM
Inside Studio Della Morte, the Los Angeles compound where Danny Elfman spends much of his professional life, antique dolls, skulls and leering puppets coexist with deranged fairy tale paintings by Mark Ryden and mesmerizing Diane Arbus photographs. The...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Key changes outnumbered costume changes during Ariana Grande’s concert Monday night at Club Nokia, where the ascendant pop-soul singer (and star of Nickelodeon’s “Sam & Cat”) touched down for the final date of her so-called...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 11:32 PM
Everyone has seen their dogs shaking after getting wet or drinking water, but these stop-action, high-quality photographs bring a new light on the subject with floppy ears, jowls, fur, eyes and wet noses flying in every direction....
| Oct 31, 2013
| 2:25 PM
A list of upcoming concerts across the Southland, with on-sale dates in parentheses.
Los Angeles Sports Arena
Joan Sebastian, Nov. 29 (now)
Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall
Fool’s Gold Day Off with A-Trak, Nov. 10 (now)
| Nov 4, 2013
| 10:17 AM
Odds are the picture you posted on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook or Tumblr was taken with your smartphone. With the popularity of “smartphone photography,” fewer consumers are using portable, point-and-shoot cameras.
But smartphones are...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:36 AM
When M.I.A. flipped the bird during her Super Bowl performance last year alongside Madonna and Nicki Minaj, there was the typical water cooler outrage, which led the news cycle for a few days before some other pop star grabbed our attention.
| Nov 5, 2013
| 4:15 PM
Janelle Monáe has postponed a handful of shows, including Tuesday’s gig at the House of Blues in Anaheim.
The electric soul-funk singer took to her website Tuesday to inform fans that she was on strict doctor’s order for vocal rest....
| Nov 12, 2013
| 1:34 PM
The Grammy Museum in Los Angeles started fifth-anniversary celebration activities Monday with a gala concert, dinner and auction that added more than $500,000 to the museum’s coffers to continue supporting educational and other programs. The efforts...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 8:23 AM
Developing wearable tech devices is all the rage these days. Think Google Glass eyewear, Samsung's smartwatch. Now comes an idea that may beat them all.
Motorola, the Google-owned phone maker, has applied for a patent for a technology that would allow...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 12:30 PM
We recommend a dozen items for every member of the family, including man's best friend.
1. Android fans can't go wrong with the Samsung Galaxy S4, a slim, 5-inch phone with a rear camera that may make you ditch your point-and-shoot. Price: $200 and up...