| Mar 10, 2015
| 8:58 AM
Will Smith gets his Hollywood mojo back as a silky-smooth con man in "Focus." The plot's double-cross deception plays out like a 21st century version of "The Sting."
The original had gambling on horse races at the center of the fraud. The modern scam...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 10:00 PM
Once very excited about being a vampire, recently converted bloodsucker Nick (Cori Gonzalez-Macuer) realizes his new, immortal condition means he can no longer watch daytime TV or eat some of his favorite food. The shine now off the apple of the vampire...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 6:08 AM
— The Marcellus Shale Coalition had spent months and thousands of dollars on a rally and parade against drilling taxes.
It chartered buses. It rented Harrisburg's minor league baseball stadium. It handed out free "Pennsylvania Jobs, Pennsylvania...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 8:00 AM
Officially we know little about the $3.3-billion Universal Studios Beijing theme park planned for the Chinese capital, but unofficially we have plenty of clues.
Located in the eastern suburb of Tongzhou, the 1,000-acre project announced by Universal...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 9:00 AM
Steven Fales brings his hit solo show "Confessions of a Mormon Boy" back to L.A., a 17th-century Mexican poet is celebrated in "Properties of Silence," and the family-friendly romp "Seussical the Musical" lands in Redondo Beach.
Tribute to Glenn...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 3:30 AM
Back in the 1990s, Jason Kassin was just another aspiring L.A. actor, surviving on a second job.
But instead of waiting tables, he relied on his skills as a self-taught computer programmer.
"I'd leave an audition, go home and code," said Kassin, 46....
| Feb 6, 2015
| 1:19 PM
Sometimes Hollywood news has only very limited information.
Today a press release announced that Brad Pitt would star in a movie directed by Robert Zemeckis ("Flight," "Forrest Gump") and written by Steve Knight ("World War Z 2," "Locke," "Dirty...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 8:47 AM
Looking for free stuff to do this week?
Black Heritage Festival: music, art, hair weaving, storytelling and more related to the African-American history of the area. 9 a.m. today, 10 a.m. Saturday, 1 p.m. Sunday,...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 12:00 PM
Arthur F. Leahy, a Navy sailor, came home to Los Angeles after World War II and settled back into his job as a streetcar operator for the L.A. Railway. He was assigned to Division 3 in Cypress Park, where the "Yellow Car" operators included women who'd...
| Jan 21, 2015
Wings of Freedom arrives at Boca Raton Airport today through Sunday for the first of three consecutive visits in Boca, Pompano Beach and Fort Lauderdale with working World War II vintage aircraft.
The B-17, B-24 and P-51 fighter have been here before...
| Jan 5, 2015
For the first time in Florida, folks can belly up at Starbucks.
The coffee retailer's Downtown Disney location now serves beer and wine as part of its "Starbucks Evenings" program. The new beverage options are available after 4 p.m. daily.