| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:54 PM
Keyboardist George Duke, one of the pioneers of the jazz-fusion movement that merged jazz, rock and funk in the late 1960s and 1970s, died Monday in Los Angeles, where he was being treated for chronic lymphocytic leukemia, his record label announced. He...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 3:10 PM
The title of Tye Tribbett's new album, "Greater Than," leaves two words implied at the beginning ("He is") and one at the end ("anything").
A choir director and bible-study leader living near Philadelphia, Tribbett is one of gospel music's ascendant...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 6:00 AM
After more than four months of testimony, the Michael Jackson wrongful death case could finally go to the jury later this month.
Court clerk Neli Raya said she expects the case willl be handed to the jury in about 2 1/2 weeks.
| Sep 6, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Decked out in a blue blazer and stylish white hat, he bounded onto the ballroom stage at the Beverly Hilton as if he could barely contain himself, beaming at the audience of TV journalists from around the country.
After being almost off the showbiz grid...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:10 PM
The legend of "Two-Gun Pete," the coldblooded cop who shot at least nine men dead on the South Side, began with a gun battle eight decades ago.
Just six months into his rookie year in April 1934, he caught 27-year-old Ben Harold red-handed during...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 12:52 PM
Model Chrissy Teigen and her musician beau, John Legend, reportedly were married Saturday at Lake Como in Italy, accompanied by about 125 friends and family.
Teigen, 27, and Legend, 34, wrote their own vows and saw names including Kanye West, Quincy...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Courteney Cox and her ex-husband, David Arquette, have listed their Beverly Hills home for $19.5 million.
Nothing says celebrity like a listing that pops up on the Multiple Listing Service with a zero for the street address and an “unavailable&...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 8:19 PM
Courteney Cox and her ex-husband, David Arquette, have put their Beverly Hills home in the Multiple Listing Service at $19.5 million.
The pristine property, designed by modernist architect A. Quincy Jones and built in 1959, was renovated during their...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Jazz trombonist John Allred, whose career includes work with such jazz greats as Harry Connick Jr., Wycliffe Gordon and Woody Herman, will perform in a free concert at Valencia College’s Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 3....
| Apr 8, 2013
| 12:35 PM
For its 2013-14 season, the Broad Stage in Santa Monica will present appearances by actress Patti LuPone, opera singer Bryn Terfel, violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg and the Los Angeles dance group Bodytraffic. Members of the Simon Bolivar Symphony...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 6:15 AM
No matter the stakes or the celebrity, attorneys in the Michael Jackson wrongful-death case will each be held to a 2 1/2-hour opening statement when trial opens Monday in a downtown Los Angeles courtroom.
Superior Court Judge Yvette Palazuelos said...