| Jun 28, 2014
| 12:56 PM
Before tens of thousands of attendees flooded the Los Angeles Convention Center on Saturday afternoon for two days of free concerts and endless celebrity-spotting as part of the 2014 BET Experience at L.A. Live, rehearsals were underway for the awards...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Days before the Friday launch of the second annual BET Experience, L.A. Live was packed with workers feverishly getting ready for the three-day festival.
Inside Staples Center, crews were preparing the arena for a weekend of shows that will include...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Depending on what you wanted to spend, the three-day BET Experience at L.A. Live meant live music from urban chart-toppers, copious celebrity shoulder rubbing or entry into a highly rated awards show.
Expectations for this year's festival were high...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 6:36 PM
The Black Entertainment Television Awards has firmly distanced itself from the violence at two parties, one in which a person was killed and four others injured.
BET officials said neither gathering was affiliated with Sunday's ceremony.
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Before a word is even said, Maxwell already knows the first thing everyone wants to ask him. "When is the album coming," he says with a laugh.
"It's a good question, because it means people care," he says, speaking by phone from his Las Vegas hotel...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 2:06 PM
The BET Awards continued its reign as one of cable’s most-watched awards shows. The telecast featured no shortage of showstopping moments with Pharrell Williams bringing out special guest Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott, Chris Brown's first...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 8:00 AM
A list of upcoming concerts across the Southland, with on-sale dates in parentheses.
Various Palm Springs Venues
Splash House with Cut Copy and more, Aug. 8 - Aug. 10 (now)
The Weeknd, Oct. 9 (Fri.)
| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The TV landscape is turning into a "Game of Thrones" judging by the 66th Primetime Emmy nominations announced Thursday morning.
HBO is still king, with 99 nominations. But its fortunes slipped a bit. (The premium channel had 108 nods last year.) And...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Microsoft Corp.'s new chief executive has signaled a new era for the company with a heavy finger on the delete key, erasing 18,000 jobs — 14% of the workforce.
Six months into the job, CEO Satya Nadella is targeting a red-tape culture that has...
| May 2, 2014
| 2:28 PM
A new film documenting Glen Campbell’s struggle with Alzheimer’s disease has won the grand jury prize after premiering recently at the Nashville Film Festival.
“Glen Campbell … I’ll Be Me,” directed by actor-...
| Apr 18, 2014
A warehouse built by onetime Chicago merchant Montgomery Ward & Co. is now home to the sleekly chic U.S. headquarters of an imported corporate citizen: Britain-based vacuum cleaner-maker Dyson.
The company that made an everyday household appliance hot...