| May 30, 2013
| 5:17 PM
Opposition is mounting to a plan to take money-making parking spaces away from the California Science Center and give them to USC as part of a deal to have the private school operate the taxpayer-owned Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
The Science Center's...
| May 24, 2013
| 12:24 PM
Were early Christians really persecuted for their beliefs? The popular image is of them being thrown to the lions and having to meet in secret, but an author is challenging what she calls the "myth" of Christian persecution.
Candida Moss, who is...
| May 25, 2013
| 9:05 AM
The Electric Daisy Carnival is getting the documentary treatment from a pair of filmmakers who were behind the recent Justin Bieber and Katy Perry concert movies.
“EDC 2013: You Are the Headliner” is being directed by Dan Cutforth and Jane...
| May 4, 2013
| 1:16 PM
The first measures heard at Staples Center as the Rolling Stones began their 26th (give or take) concert in Los Angeles didn’t include Keith Richards’ riffs, Mick Jagger’s sweet falsetto, Ron Wood’s delicate guitar lines or...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 11:28 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. – Traveling to the West Coast for their longest road trip of 2013, and kicking it off in their personal palace of horrors, it wouldn’t have been surprising if the Orioles would have come out flat Thursday night.
| Apr 26, 2013
| 7:30 PM
OAKLAND, Calif — Orioles manager Buck Showalter's focus was on the Oakland Athletics on Friday night, but that doesn’t mean he didn’t have an eye on what was happening in Charlotte.
Right-hander Jake Arrieta, who was demoted Monday...
| Apr 9, 2013
***1/2 (out of four)
When you don’t see someone for years, it can take time to acclimate to who they are now. We change over time, and our friends, significant others and favorite bands may not grow with us.
I’m not the same person I...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 8:04 AM
Here's a reason for hometown pride -- even if you're not a fan of the Grateful Dead. Rock critic David Fricke included a 1989 concert at Hampton Coliseum in his list of 20 Essential Grateful Dead Shows.
"You didn't need an advanced degree in Dead lore...
| Apr 18, 2013
I'm considering buying the Dodgers.
New ownership seems wise at this point, though I will confess that my judgment may be impaired after wolfing down four Dodger Dogs the other night. Sodium poisoning soon set in, and then there was this 2-year-old...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 8:22 PM
Evan Zeller of Mission Viejo scored a school-record 50 points on Tuesday in the Diablos' 115-50 win over Irvine University. He achieved his record in only three quarters of action. Mission Viejo is 7-0. Brentwood won its Alpha League opener......
| May 17, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Tens of thousands of cycling, hockey and basketball fans will converge at Staples Center in a weekend packed with post-season games and the final stage of the 2012 Amgen Tour of California — back-to-back events that authorities are warning will...