| Mar 10, 2014
| 7:25 AM
"New York City Serenade" brings us back from the midseason hiatus on "Once Upon a Time," offering a whole new story line and leaving Neverland far behind. Emma and Henry are in New York, blissfully ignorant of the magical world, while the menagerie of...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Civic leaders in Irvine have authorized the use of subpoenas to help auditors delve deeper into an investigation of the financial management of the Orange County Great Park.
The City Council voted 3-2 Tuesday to move forward with a forensic audit...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 6:28 AM
Here's a look at the biggest ships calling Florida home this spring and summer.
Regular capacity: 4,000
Sails: 7-night eastern Caribbean trips
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Features: A sister...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"I KNOW there's a huge Cher black market out there. But that's just the way it is. There's a black market for just about everyone in show business -- the difference with Cher is that there is so much more to sell illegally! It's a testament to the...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 11:58 AM
Originally published in the Chicago Tribune June 8, 1984
"Ghostbusters" is the movie that confirms Bill Murray as one of our funniest comic actors. He's funny doing absolutely nothing in this overblown, special-effects-filled, $25 million comedy...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 4:30 PM
John Lithgow toplines "King Lear" and Lily Rabe and Hamish Linklater star in "Much Ado About Nothing" in New York this summer, with both titles lined up for the 2014 season of the Public Theater's annual Shakespeare in the Park.
The longrunning free...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 8:25 PM
Civic leaders in Irvine have authorized the use of subpoenas to help auditors dig deeper into an investigation of the financial management of the Orange County Great Park.
The City Council voted 3 to 2 this week to move forward with a forensic audit...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 4:27 PM
NEW YORK — When her team, the Seattle Seahawks, made it to the Super Bowl, Mabel Chan knew she was going to travel to the East Coast to cheer them to victory.
"It's the Super Bowl! In New York City!" she said recently, standing in a crowded New...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 5:45 PM
At the Sunday drum circle at Leimert Park, the hypnotic beat of African drums breathes life into the neighborhood. Artists showcase their work. Vendors hawk clothes, soap and incense.
It almost feels like nothing has changed in the 20 years since this...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 12:00 PM
As a theater actor, Philip Seymour Hoffman commanded a pile-driving force. He didn’t start softly and build. He came out of the blocks in a fury and steadily ratcheted up to an apoplectic finish.
Writing in the Village Voice about his...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"Our hopes, like towering falcons, aim at objects in an airy height. The little pleasure of the game is from afar to view the flight." -- Matthew Prior.
Michael Gross is a delightful guy who has made the privacy-mad 1 percent of New York crazy because he...