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  • Irene Maemura, Jocelyn Chia move on

    Irene Maemura, Jocelyn Chia move on
    CHINO HILLS — There was a certain nervousness on the face and in the mannerisms of Burbank High sophomore Irene Maemura juxtaposed with a sense of disappointment from Crescenta Valley’s Jocelyn Chia and the three other locals who trekked up to...
  • 'Olympus Has Fallen': Bloody thriller never scales heights ★★

    'Olympus Has Fallen': Bloody thriller never scales heights ★★
    For those who thought the last Bruce Willis movie was a little light on the casualty list, "Olympus Has Fallen" arrives, toting the biggest body count since "Die Hard II." Bystanders and tourists, soldiers, cops and Secret Service agents fall by the...
  • Bloody 'Olympus Has Fallen' never scales heights ★★

    Bloody 'Olympus Has Fallen' never scales heights ★★
    For those who thought the last Bruce Willis movie was a little light on the casualty list, "Olympus Has Fallen" arrives, toting the biggest body count since "Die Hard II." Bystanders and tourists, soldiers, cops and Secret Service agents fall by the...
  • 'The King's Speech,' 'True Grit' top Academy Award nominations

    'The King's Speech,'  'True Grit' top Academy Award nominations
    "The King's Speech" dominated the Oscar nominations on Tuesday morning, earning 12 nods including best picture and best lead actor for Colin Firth as King George VI, who battles to eradicate his stammer before he unexpectedly takes the throne. Joel and...
  • PASSINGS: Hubert Schlafly, Alice Ward, Emil 'Jack' Kluever, Philip F. Jones

    PASSINGS: Hubert Schlafly, Alice Ward, Emil 'Jack' Kluever, Philip F. Jones
    Hubert Schlafly Inventor of the teleprompter Hubert "Hub" Schlafly, 91, a key member of the team that invented the teleprompter, died April 20 at a hospital in Stamford, Conn., after a brief illness. Schlafly helped start the TelePrompTer Corp.,...
  • New York's changing hotel skyline

    New York's changing hotel skyline
    Staying at a plush new hotel is possibly the last thing most Americans are thinking about this holiday season. Dreaming about, maybe, because who can afford it? So here's a morsel of consolation: Although the economy in much of the country continues to...
  • The Fighter's Real Life Mother Alice Ward Dies at 79

    The Fighter's Real Life Mother Alice Ward Dies at 79
    BOSTON, MA -- The mother of retired champion boxer Micky Ward died early Monday in Boston, the Lowell Sun reported. Alice Ward, 79, suffered cardiac arrest in January. Doctors at the Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital took her off life support on...
  • 'King's Speech' Tops Golden Globe Nominations

    'King's Speech' Tops Golden Globe Nominations
    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- The British monarchy tale "The King's Speech" led Golden Globe contenders Tuesday with seven nominations, including best drama and acting honors for Colin Firth, Helena Bonham Carter and Geoffrey Rush. Other best-drama nominees...
  • 'The Social Network' and 'The King's Speech' face off at the Academy Awards

    'The Social Network' and 'The King's Speech' face off at the Academy Awards
    So will it be "The King's Speech" or "The Social Network" that wins the top prize Sunday at the 83rd Academy Awards? "The Social Network," the acclaimed drama about how Harvard computer nerds created the social networking site Facebook, had been the...
  • 'The Fighter,' 'King's Speech' Lead SAG Award Nominations

    'The Fighter,' 'King's Speech' Lead SAG Award Nominations
    LOS ANGELES -- The British monarchy drama "The King's Speech" and the boxing tale "The Fighter" led the Screen Actors Guild Awards with four nominations each Thursday, among them honors for Colin Firth, Christian Bale and Helena Bonham Carter. While "The...
  • Oscars 2012: The F-bomb gets dropped again

    Oscars 2012: The F-bomb gets dropped again
    First Melissa Leo,now the makers of the documentary "Undefeated." Dropping thef-bombis becoming the Oscar thing to do. Leo did it last year. The "Undefeated" folks followed suit this year. "I don't think that was the classiest thing in the world to do,"...