| Sep 18, 2014
| 7:55 AM
Films aren't so much born as worried into existence, and with some films the worrying — the concern that the audience won't get it, or get out for it, or make the required time commitment — never stops.
Take, for example, "The...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 6:00 AM
A recent spate of reports that single people make up 55.8% of the adult population of the Los Angeles metropolitan area may come as a shock to single adult women in L.A., who will most likely respond: “Are you kidding? Then why am I having such a...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Indie rom-com "Two Night Stand" features a wealth of players on a path to making a bigger name for themselves, from former "America's Next Top Model" contestant Analeigh Tipton to Scott Mescudi, better known as hip hop artist Kid Cudi. But perhaps the...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 5:37 PM
They say the house always wins, but the state of Nevada is letting Tesla walk away with the store.
Back in June, the electric car company and its partner Panasonic broke ground outside Reno for a multibillion-dollar “gigafactory.” As the...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Tipping is like a foreign language. You can try to memorize who's supposed to get a gratuity, how much, how often, when and why, but you're never going to be fluent unless you immerse yourself in the culture.
There are just too many exceptions and...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 8:49 PM
As wildfires burned in California, a study by several major environmental groups estimated that climate change could mean that future blazes will be much larger and add billions of dollars to already costly losses.
The 46-page study released Tuesday,...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Wednesday night's West Coast premiere of Lionsgate-Roadside's drama "The Skeleton Twins" at the Arclight evoked multiple memories of sibling strangeness. Director Craig Johnson allowed during the afterparty at the Argyle Club that the onscreen combination...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 5:00 AM
In 1893, Theodore Roosevelt published an article in defense of college football. As player injuries mounted, some critics had called for a ban on the game. Nonsense, the future president wrote. "It is mere unmanly folly to try to do away with the sport...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 10:41 AM
The fall semester is beginning at area colleges and universities and incoming Jewish students soon will meet new Hillel of Broward and Palm Beach rabbi Glenn Ettman.
"He's exactly what Hillel was looking for," said Ilene Wohlgemuth, Hillel board chair....
| Jun 22, 2014
| 6:19 AM
HARTFORD — Michael M. Sharpe resigned as CEO of the Jumoke Academy charter organization Saturday following revelations that he had a decades-old criminal record and for years had erroneously used the academic title of "doctor."
| Jun 20, 2014
| 5:21 PM
HARTFORD — In a New Year's message last December, the CEO of the Jumoke Academy charter school shared his enthusiastic vision for 2014, signing the letter, "Yours Truly, Dr. Michael Sharpe."
Some version of that prestigious academic credential has...