| Oct 22, 2013
| 8:33 AM
Cain Velasquez concluded his trilogy with Junior Dos Santos in impressive fashion. Velasquez got Dos Santos tired with his constant work in the first two rounds and then punished his opponent for the final three en route to a fifth round TKO win. Dos...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 5:22 PM
“The Walking Dead” returns Sunday after a record-breaking season premiere that attracted some 16.1 million viewers, making the AMC zombie […]...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 9:49 PM
OAKLAND — Chad Cordero was not among the final September callups for the Angels on Monday, but Manager Mike Scioscia hopes that doesn’t signal an end to the inspiring comeback of the former Washington Nationals closer and Cal State Fullerton...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Suddenly, first anniversary parties are the thing for restaurants. And why not? The first year for a restaurant is a tough one, so who can blame them for wanting to celebrate? Call in some chef friends to lend a hand and give yourselves a big pat on the...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Jacques Heim has been obsessed with geometric shapes for years. After founding the Los Angeles-based dance troupe Diavolo in 1992, his passion got translated into full-blown stage sets, custom designs that include a 21/2-ton aluminum wheel, a 17-foot-long...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
One consequence of doing commentary for the World Poker Tour is that when opponents at my table fall into a strategy discussion, they often ask me my thoughts on the hand they were analyzing.
Personally, I've always felt that strategy discussion at the...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 6:49 AM
Anderson Silva’s historic run of success as UFC middleweight champion finally came to an end in the main event of UFC 162, and he pays the price by dropping out of the top spot in The Times' rankings.
1. Cain Velasquez
| Aug 1, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The Human Rights Campaign has called on Hollywood studios to use the high profile platform of film premieres to take a stand against Russia's anti-gay propaganda laws.
In a letter to the major studio chiefs, along with MPAA chairman Chris Dodd, HRC...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 11:55 AM
On a recent Friday, I sat at my desk making call after call to find someone available to join us as a guest for our Aug. 21 screening with Michael Phillips and Steve Rosenbloom of "A League of Their Own" at the Music Box Theatre.
By the middle of the...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Vibrantly lensed in rural Tennessee, "Jug Face" is an impressively oozing slab of indie horror that bodes well for the future of first-time writer-director Chad Crawford Kinkle. The brisk, brief feature appears more atmospheric than terrifying, but its...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:50 PM
The horror melodrama "Jug Face" from writer-director Chad Crawford Kinkle is a modest detour into redneck gothic set in a secluded, moonshine-producing, road kill-eating backwoods community beholden to a force they call "the pit." This alternately cruel...