| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:22 PM
The new adaptation of the comic book "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," directed by Jonathan Liebesman, often feels like some sort of corporate seminar in brand management. There is something half-hearted about the entire film, as if those behind it were...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 11:06 AM
WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels will be taking part, along with Triple H, in a special panel celebrating their group, DX, at Club Nokia at L.A. Live on Saturday at 7 p.m., the day before WWE's SummerSlam PPV at Staples Center. Michaels talked to Sports...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 2:57 PM
Well, this clinches a larger audience for Tuesday’s UFC 178 public appearance in Los Angeles by Ultimate Fighting Championship light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones and his unbeaten Sept. 27 challenger Daniel Cormier.
In Las Vegas on Monday, at a...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 5:14 PM
A day and countless national television and radio interviews later, Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier found themselves in a better place Tuesday, understanding each other better than they did before coming to blows in the lobby of the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 4:05 AM
Finland's Rovio, the maker of the Angry Birds mobile game, said it has hired Pekka Rantala from beverage maker Hartwall to take over as its new chief executive by the beginning of next year.
Current CEO Mikael Hed, son of board chairman Kaj Hed, will...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 9:58 AM
That was Alexander Stein's father's reaction when he heard his son's idea to quit his job and move from the U.S. back to his native Germany's Black Forest region to apply the techniques distillers use when crafting eau de vie to gin.
| Aug 25, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The Emmy Awards are on NBC at 5 p.m. Monday, but the celebrations start early. Variety will be on hand inside the best parties around Hollywood as the stars mingle, nibble and toast to TV's finest. Here's our party report for Sunday, Aug. 24:
| Aug 26, 2014
| 6:36 AM
LOS ANGELES - "Breaking Bad" fue reconocida el lunes en los premios Emmy como mejor serie dramática estadounidense por segundo año consecutivo, y también se llevó los tres principales premios a la actuación.
La serie sobre el maestro de escuela Walter...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 8:03 AM
Here are four smartphones that turn heads for striking shapes, aggressive style, and distinct physical features that you just don't see every day.
Motorola Moto X
The good: The Motorola Moto X squeezes a speedy camera and futuristic voice command...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 7:30 AM
The Grammy Awards may be "music's biggest night," to quote the Recording Academy's dogged branding effort, but they no longer represent its center.
You got a firm sense of how haphazard the awards can seem, particularly as the record industry...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:00 AM
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Whether Grammy voters will recognize it or not, it's been a curious and transitional year for popular music. A few of its brightest new stars, 17-year-old New Zealand singer-songwriter Lorde, country...