| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:00 AM
As this year's death-obsessed Emmy Awards broadcast took time to mention, Nov. 22 will mark 50 years since the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. The remembrance traveled from Walter Cronkite's announcement of the president's death to a Carrie...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 12:21 PM
Those whose memories stretch back to the teenage female angst of 1957, when Uncle Sam finally caught up to Elvis Presley, will particularly appreciate the revival of the musical "Bye Bye Birdie," now on stage for the second time in recent history at the...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:33 PM
Muhammad Ali's most fierce and important fight might have been outside the ring.
HBO's upcoming film "Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight" looks at the legal battle that ensued when the boxer refused to serve in the Vietnam War, a move that also saw him...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 2:34 PM
Miley Cyrus is the talk of the Internet following the 20-year-old's performance on the MTV Video Music Awards.
The Disney-star-turned-pop-sensation got up-close-and-personal with R&B singer Robin Thicke during a performance of "Blurred Lines".
| Sep 18, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The last thing anyone wants is for the Emmy tributes to the passing of major names in television to become controversial.
Nevertheless, Primetime Emmys exec producer Ken Ehrlich acknowledged (during a conference call Wednesday) that conflict was fairly...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Paul McCartney doesn't need publicity, but when he wants to, he sure can make a dent. On Monday, he and his band appeared on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" and shut down a stretch of Hollywood Boulevard when they performed for a lucky few thousand at the late-...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:30 PM
CBS is digging into its archives to commemorate two notable 50th anniversaries: The Beatles' debut performance on "The Ed Sullivan Show" and the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
The net will celebrate classic TV and classic rock music at 8 p....
| Nov 18, 2013
| 6:00 AM
"Whoopi Goldberg Presents Moms Mabley," in which the former directs a film about the latter, premieres Monday on HBO. It is an homage and a celebration, with something of a high-class homemade feel.
The first black female comic to make it in the...
| Sep 10, 2012
Robert Morgan Fink
Biochemist at UCLA
Robert Morgan Fink, 96, a retired UCLA biochemistry professor whose groundbreaking research with his biochemist wife included developing a new technique in the late 1940s to study the thyroid, died Wednesday of...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 6:39 PM
The first song the broader world heard from the Beatles wasn't one of the pop-music gems that seemed to flow so effortlessly from the pens of John Lennon and Paul McCartney, nor was it any of their versions of American R&B and blues songs that were a...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 2:22 PM
From musicals to drama to standup comedy, the upcoming season at the Laguna Playhouse was chosen to satisfy the taste of Laguna's theatergoers.
The 2013-14 season was announced Wednesday evening at a reception at the Hotel Laguna for enthusiastic...