| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:28 PM
While Diana, Princess of Wales, was living life as the World's Most Famous Woman, happiness was an elusive pursuit: a nagging struggle between a thirst for privacy and a need for affirming public recognition. That the new film "Diana," based on Kate...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 9:25 AM
Last week: Congratulations to Broward County commissioners for challenging the wisdom of Sunday “blue laws” at our airport establishments. This antiquated rule makes no sense in a major tourism destination and is objectionable on several...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 12:41 PM
LONDON – A royal baby boy was born Monday to Prince William and his wife, the former Kate Middleton, after weeks of anticipation and excitement among fans of the royal family over the arrival of a new heir to the British throne.
The child was born...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 4:00 PM
When the first pictures emerged Tuesday of William and Kate carrying the newest member of the British royal family home from a hospital, some parents (including a number of staffers here at the Los Angeles Times) noticed something amiss: His Royal...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:39 AM
Just like his mother, the Duchess of Cambridge, and grandmother, the late Princess Diana, the new royal baby seems to be a style setter. When Catherine and Prince Willliam brought little George Alexander Louis, the Prince of Cambridge, home from the...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 10:50 AM
Prince William, the Duchess of Cambridge and royal baby Prince George have left Kensington Palace in London for the seclusion of the Middleton home on the countryside.
After spending their first night away from the hospital at Kensington Palace, the new...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 2:46 PM
In all the years that I have lived in this country, I have been puzzled by the extraordinary attention paid by the media to the comings and goings of an English family that lives more than 3,000 miles away. There was no better example of this than the...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Astute readers who crack open Saturday's paper (yes, the one with ink and paper) may notice an anomaly: On the letters page, it will be noted that 29 readers weighed in on the birth this week of George Alexander Louis, the first child of Britain's...
| Jul 18, 2013
New Day cohost Kate Bolduan will be helming a new CNN special called Will and Kate Plus One as royal-watchers everywhere eagerly anticipate the arrival of Kate and William's royal baby. With a rumored due date for Kate Middleton having come and gone, Kate...
| Jul 23, 2013
Random yawning commoner baby. Or is it????? I'm generally not one to get on my high horse about media obsessions with fundamentally unimportant stories, but really. The coverage of the birth of the latest royal has been preposterous -- entire......
| Jul 17, 2013
So we’re finally back to business in Pittsburgh, Dance Moms nation. Well, all except for Asia and Kristie. But Abby’s home from L.A. and wanting to know if the gang missed her. Yeeeeessssss, say the girls. Nooooooothing, say the moms. Abby...