| Dec 30, 2013
| 3:07 PM
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The Los Angeles Police Department has issued an appeal in its efforts to locate jewelry made by Assemblyman Mike Gatto's father, Joseph Gatto, who was shot to death in his Los Feliz...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Veteran entertainment attorney Ken Ziffren will be named Los Angeles' next film czar, succeeding Tom Sherak, sources confirmed.
Ziffren, who supported Mayor Eric Garcetti in last year's election, is considered to have the stature in entertainment and...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 3:10 PM
SAN FRANCISCO – Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi has revealed preliminary findings of an investigation into the disappearance of a San Francisco General Hospital patient who was found dead in an exterior stairwell of the facility more than two weeks later....
| Nov 4, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Hot off the success of the net's first true crime effort "Cold Justice," TNT has greenlit "APB with Troy Dunn," an investigation series focused on locating and reuniting lost persons with their friends and family.
Each episode will feature missing...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Cherie Currie (pictured) found fame as the lead singer of the pioneering all-female hard rock band the Runaways. Though the band only lasted four years before breaking up in 1979, Currie never stopped playing. Her latest album is a collaboration with Matt...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 4:21 PM
Two CTA electrical workers have been fired and two other employees suspended as a result of a collision in September between a "ghost train'' that traveled on its own for almost a mile after leaving a West Side rail yard and struck a Blue Line train...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 5:09 PM
CTA employees are being “verbally attacked daily by angry riders’’ who are blaming them for problems with the new transit fare-payment system, the rail worker union’s leader said Thursday, calling on the agency to scrap Ventra...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 8:30 PM
As Sacramento was shaken by news of an "Argo"-esque FBI sting operation aimed at State Sen. Ron Calderon's support for film tax incentives, it raised concerns that it will make a planned push to expand the California credits all the more difficult....
| Oct 24, 2013
| 12:20 PM
Portuguese prosecutors on Thursday ordered police to reopen their investigation of the 2007 disappearance of Madeleine McCann, the 3-year-old British girl who went missing from a resort in the Algarve, local and British media reported.
| Oct 25, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Tom Sherak, the city of Los Angeles' new "film czar," said that he will gather a group of about 15 industry executives and workers to help create a strategic plan to address runaway production.
Sherak, speaking at an event on Friday at Raleigh Studios...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Don't call "Unvarnished," Joan Jett's first new album in seven years, a comeback: The queen of noise has been here for years. For an artist whose first band was laughed off as a novelty act and whose first solo album was rejected by a couple dozen labels,...