| Aug 3, 2014
| 3:00 AM
A few words about the "poor door."
Maybe you already know about this. Maybe you read on Slate, saw on Colbert or heard on NPR how a developer qualified for tax benefits under New York City's Inclusionary Housing Program by agreeing to add to its new...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 12:41 PM
There is a long history in Hollywood of the art of the paparazzi moment as fashion op.
And V. Stiviano, the woman in the middle of the firestorm of Clippers’ owner Donald Sterling’s allegedly racist remarks, seems to be falling in line...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"THE COVETOUS man is always in want," said the ancient Roman poet, Horace.
A GREAT big book plopped down on my desk last week. It's titled "The Hiltons: The True Story of an American Dynasty." The author is J. Randy Taraborrelli. Randy has written up...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 12:02 PM
The day after Peaches Geldof's death, authorities are searching in and around the house where the model, writer and socialite was found, with an autopsy scheduled for Wednesday.
After the autopsy, the coroner will open an investigation and decide...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Nicole Richie is returning to the reality TV space with #CandidlyNicole, a VH1 show based on her AOL series and her humorous Twitter feed.
VH1 has also signed signed a first look/development deal with the star's Honey Child Prods.
| Apr 2, 2014
| 7:30 AM
A street artist and electronic musician said Tuesday that he clandestinely removed Justin Bieber's "Believe" CD in stores across Los Angeles and replaced them with fakes as part of an elaborate April Fool's Day stunt.
The artist, who goes by the name...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 8:42 AM
One of the leaders of the "Bling Ring" burglary crew, which made headlines for breaking into celebrity homes, has been arrested for allegedly violating his parole, officials said.
Nicholas Prugo -- a member of a ring of teens and 20-somethings accused...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Like young bucks at a county fair kissing booth, states are lining up for a chance to court Tesla Motors and its planned $5-billion battery factory. But fair warning, fellas: The intoxicating fragrance of Musk and his money masks a cold business heart....
| Mar 7, 2014
| 6:35 PM
So is the predawn bicycle sprint down the route of the L.A. Marathon off or on on Sunday? Looks like it’s more off than on.
Never officially sanctioned by the city of Los Angeles, officials kind of went along with it for the last few years that...
| May 25, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Cannes 2014 is over, and so are the 11 non-stop nights of Champagne-infused parties that were made all the more merrier thanks to a surplus of booze and shortage of food. Unlike U.S. premieres, movie stars arrive on the Croisette ready to hang loose. Here...
| May 19, 2014
| 12:15 PM
Get ready for some possible Cameron Diaz sightings in Maryland.
Multiple outlets, including Us Weekly magazine and gossip site X17online.com, are reporting that the actress is dating Good Charlotte guitarist Benji Madden. Benji and his bandmate/...