| Oct 23, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Nanci Ryder has been Renée Zellweger's publicist for 20 years. She stayed in the waiting room when the actress had dental surgery and has walked her down the red carpet on Oscar night.
"She's been a mentor, a big sister — a little sister,"...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 11:15 AM
Oscar de la Renta, the renowned fashion designer who died on Monday at the age of 82, will be buried at a private funeral in New York early next month.
A mass for family and close friends will be held on Nov. 3 at the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola at...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"HE is a freak, a demagogue and the most dangerous man this country has ever known!"
No, this is not a member of Congress, or the Senate, or a TV pundit bashing President Barack Obama.
It was William Howard Taft attacking his former friend Theodore...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 8:59 PM
Oscar de la Renta, the Dominican-born fashion designer who spent more than 50 years dressing royalty, Hollywood celebrities and U.S. first ladies from Jacqueline Kennedy to Hillary Clinton, died Monday. He was 82.
A spokesman for his wife, Annette de la...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 9:50 AM
Locals flipping through TV channels tonight may see a familiar face, as La Cañada High School sophomore and fashionista Grace Rickert debuts on Lifetime “Project Runway Threads,” a fashion design competition for teens airing at 10 p.m....
| Nov 3, 2014
| 10:52 AM
The fashion world mourned the loss of one of its greatest designers on Monday at the private funeral of Oscar de la Renta, who died of cancer last month at 82.
The tall Dominican-born de la Renta dressed New York socialites, Hollywood stars and...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 8:19 AM
Subscription-based e-book lending service Scribd is now offering audiobooks, the company announced Thursday. Scribd is one of three top contenders -- alongside Oyster and Amazon's Kindle Unlimited -- in the race to become the leading Netflix-for-books...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 10:21 AM
NEW YORK - In the fall of 2012, the world's most lucrative redheaded, pooch-loving orphan appeared again on Broadway, directed by James Lapine. Although it was never the box-office hit its producers had hoped, "Annie," starring Katie Finneran as Miss...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Sarah Jessica Parker's romantic comedy "All Roads Lead to Rome" has racked up sales for most of the world at the American Film Market.
AMBI Distribution closed deals for Germany with ZDF; Australia/New Zealand - Studiocanal; Latin America - California...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"LOOK, I'VE warned him. If he dies, I can't take responsibility!"
That was the beautiful "Black Swan" Oscar winner Natalie Portman, after hugging it out with fledgling director Max Nichols, at the party after the screening of his movie, "Two Night Stand....
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:47 PM
Bill Peters held an Art Deco diamond and sapphire bracelet and gazed at its sparkle radiating from glistening chandeliers in the new Traditional Jewelers at Fashion Island.
"This is in a setting relative to its value," Peters, general manager of the...