| Jul 7, 2014
| 2:24 PM
As a comic who is often on tour, Jim Norton has come across some very weird things.
"A guy showed up with a tattoo of my face on his arm. Actually that's the second strangest thing. The strangest thing was when I signed a guy's ass cheek and got my...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Cartoon Network and Adult Swim plan to support the selfie obsessed headed to San Diego's Comic-Con later this month with various photo experiences planned for its booths on the convention center's show floor and outside its halls that are designed to...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 4:43 PM
Bats, bats, the Yankees are looking for productive bats. That led them to trade infielder Yangervis Solarte and minor league pitcher Rafael De Paula to the Padres for third baseman Chase Headley. The Padres also have to pay the Yankees $1 million. Headley...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 5:52 PM
Steve McQueen owned and raced exotic vehicles, in the movies and in real life.
In the classic car world, that's good for business.
At a Saturday auction during Monterey Car Week, a Ferrari owned by the King of Cool could sell for $10 million or more...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 11:11 AM
Swimming against the tidal wave of approval for FIFA's harsh penalty against serial biter Luis Suarez is, of all people, his latest victim.
Giorgio Chiellini, the Italian defender whose shoulder became the latest temptation that Suarez and his teeth...
| Jun 26, 2014
America's sporting obsessions are reserved for prime time and/or weekends. Pro football, college football, NASCAR, the World Series of Poker.
Oh, there are exceptions. Early-round NCAA basketball tournament games on Thursday and Friday afternoons....
| Jun 27, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Days before the Friday launch of the second annual BET Experience, L.A. Live was packed with workers feverishly getting ready for the three-day festival.
Inside Staples Center, crews were preparing the arena for a weekend of shows that will include...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 9:19 AM
Game over, Washington Redskins.
You too Daniel Snyder.
The U.S. Patents and Trademarks Office has cancelled the federal trademarks for the Washington Redskins after ruling that the name was "disparaging to Native Americans."
That means that anybody,...
| May 17, 2014
| 8:36 AM
UPDATED: Barbara Walters' marvelous "Her Story" was the most-watched program Friday night.
The pioneering newswoman drew 9.5 million with the two-hour portrait, which aired on the day she retired from regular television.
Viewers were treated to a huge...
| May 12, 2014
| 12:09 PM
In the suburbs no one can hear you scream — with laughter. One thing I know for sure about the vast and expansive Chicago area is that the folks who inhabit it don't always want to make the trek to downtown Chicago for entertainment. They don't have...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:30 PM
The 2014 BET Awards has kicked off at Nokia Theater and is sure to be a memorable one. In past years, Michael Jackson presented James Brown with a lifetime achievement award, Destiny's Child gave lap dances to Nelly, Magic Johnson and Terrence Howard, and...