| Aug 7, 2014
| 5:34 PM
NEW YORK — A driver in the double-decker tour bus crash in Times Square that injured at least 14 people was barred from his job amid questions about how he was allowed behind the wheel with 11 previous license suspensions, officials said on...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 9:44 AM
New York police have begun handing out fliers to tourists in Times Square telling them that tipping the costumed superheroes and children's characters who pose for photographs is optional, and to call the 911 emergency number if they have complaints....
| Aug 2, 2014
| 12:00 PM
On Aug. 4, digital billboards in New York's Times Square will flash with renowned American art. It will be a brief but shining respite from the blunt force with which commercial imagery regularly bombards our psyches by means of billboards, bus shelters,...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:02 PM
Actors' Equity Assn., the union representing stage actors, has moved into a converted North Hollywood warehouse that it purchased for $5.2 million.
The building, in the NoHo Arts District, now houses the union's Western region headquarters and its...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:28 PM
NEW YORK — Two double-decker tour buses collided in New York's Times Square on Tuesday, injuring at least 11 people at the height of the summer tourist season, police and firefighters said.
The open-top buses collided near 47th Street and 7th...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 2:32 PM
Dozens of fast-food workers from Los Angeles to Manhattan were arrested as they escalated a fight for better pay Thursday with strikes, rallies and acts of civil disobedience.
Police took 10 people into custody after the protesters linked arms and sat...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 1:45 PM
The Chinese import "But Always" is such a mawkish romantic melodrama you half expect one of its ill-fated leads to declare, "Love means never having to say you're sorry." But that would be positively profound compared with most of what passes for...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 4:29 AM
You can thank Wolfgang Puck.
The era of good casino dining is generally traced back to 1992, when the Los Angeles-based chef opened a version of his famed Hollywood restaurant, Spago, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.
From then on, you didn't have to...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 4:30 AM
A quarter-century after "Batman" ushered in the era of Hollywood mega-tentpoles -- hollow comicbook pictures manufactured to enthrall teens and hustle merch -- a penitent Michael Keaton returns with the comeback of the century, "Birdman or (The Unexpected...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Recently taking stock of his career, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu began to wonder if he might have gotten stuck in a creative rut of his own making.
"It was like I was on a ladder, and I was getting a little too comfortable," says the 51-year-old...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 7:05 PM
Bob Costas is synonymous with baseball. In fact, there are those who still think he would make a better commissioner than a play-by-play man or studio interviewer.
But Costas, like just about everyone who grew up loving baseball, agrees that football is...