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Elizabeth Taylor

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  • Book of the Month: This is how you write it

    Book of the Month: This is how you write it
    Short stories may be literary stepchildren, but Junot Díaz has done his part to elevate the form to royal family status. His debut collection "Drown" drew critical raves when it appeared 15 years ago. His stories were fresh and original and felt urgent....
  • 'The Other America' by Michael Harrington

    A new edition of Michael Harrington's "The Other America: Poverty in the United States," an eloquent appeal to the American conscience, has been published on the occasion of the book's 50th anniversary. "The Other America" is a masterpiece, a powerful...
  • Lingerie: Legacy in lace

    Lingerie: Legacy in lace
    The image is one of the most provocative in cinematic history: Elizabeth Taylor stretched catlike on a brass bed wearing nothing but a white slip and high heels. Taylor's wardrobe for the 1958 classic "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" might have been scandalous...
  • Retail Boom: A slew of store openings in time for the holidays

    Retail Boom: A slew of store openings in time for the holidays
    BEAUTY / HOME ACCESSORIES D.L. & Co.: 417 N. Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills, (310) 205-0025), dlcompany.com. Candles in enamel apple-shaped boxes, Madame Pompadour candle busts, pocket watches with solid perfume inside, diffusers and curiosities such as...
  • Mexico scrambles as violence threatens tourism zones

    Mexico scrambles as violence threatens tourism zones
    MEXICO CITY — You might be hard-pressed to find the word "Mexico" in some of the advertising for tourist resorts in Mexico. Brands like "Riviera Maya" often eclipse the name of the country where those lush beaches are located. As deadly violence...
  • Michael Todd wins best picture Oscar

     
    Elizabeth Taylor and her third husband, producer and showman Michael Todd, react after he receives an Oscar for Best Picture for "Around the World in 80 Days."...
  • City Beat: Elizabeth Taylor's engagement ring, jewels on display

     
    Starting Wednesday, Bulgari will welcome the public to a small exhibit on its boutique's second floor featuring eight signature pieces of jewelry once owned by Elizabeth Taylor....
  • Autopsy may answer questions on body found in hotel water tank

     
    Authorities hope an autopsy will answer some of the questions surrounding the death of a missing Canadian tourist whose body was found Tuesday inside a water tank atop a Downtown Los Angeles hotel....
  • City Beat: Elizabeth Taylor jewels on display on Rodeo Drive

     
    It isn't easy sometimes to be an ordinary person in Los Angeles -- so near to and yet so far from the city's glamorous big events. You hear about the grand Oscar parties but you'll never be invited. The award......
  • Dorner case: Cops who shot civilians are out of field, Beck says

     
    This post has been corrected. See note at the bottom for details. The Los Angeles police officers who mistakenly shot at two newspaper delivery women in their truck in Torrance thinking it was the vehicle of fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner......
  • CHP ends stolen-SUV pursuit with bump maneuver in West L.A.

     
    Police pursued a stolen vehicle suspect across local freeways Wednesday morning before CHP officers ended the chase in West Los Angeles by bumping the vehicle and causing it to spin out. LAPD officers from the Mission Division began pursuing the......