| Dec 12, 2010
Somehow the holiday season brings out the urge to get cozy. Maybe that's why nightwear is a perennial favorite gift this time of year. Or maybe it's because it lends itself to stress-free shopping. After all, how many times can you give your brother-in-...
| Oct 3, 2010
Too hot for a locker room chat? Too flirty to fly? While most of us will shuffle off this mortal coil without suffering from this kind of discrimination, a certain aesthetically pleasing subset of society is forced to suffer the slings and arrows of being...
| Nov 16, 2010
| 3:23 PM
The Los Angeles Times Funland blog covers news, trends, issues and changes at major amusement and theme parks as well as the latest information on new rides, attractions, shows, parades and Halloween events.
Funland categories: Theme Parks |...
| Nov 2, 2010
For at least four more Sunday mornings and one more Sunday evening this season, Ravens fans will gather hours before the game for a tailgating experience that in just a dozen years has risen to the top of the NFL ranks.
For some tailgaters, it's about...
| Oct 9, 2010
| 7:46 PM
If running a haunted house is your career goal, it seems best to start young. And it doesn't hurt if you're a little twisted.
Allan Bennett, who's spent a decade operating Bennett's Curse (which moved this year from Arundel Mills to Blob's Park in...
| Sep 22, 2010
| 9:48 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Paris Hilton says she looks forward to returning to Japan "in the future."
She headed home to the United States on her private jet today after she was denied entry at Tokyo's airport.
The Japanese decision came after her guilty plea on...
| Dec 19, 2010
The occasional car crawls down 11th Street, its driver and passengers looking for a parking space not too far from their destination, a nondescript residence that is becoming a popular tourist destination in a working-class Cleveland neighborhood....
| Dec 11, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Americans may be dreaming of a white Christmas but warm, sunny destinations are among the most popular vacation spots for the Christmas holiday, according to statistics from the travel website Orbtiz. The website’s ranking of the top Christmas...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 4:35 PM
In an online survey, 3,756 business travelers were asked to choose their least favorite city to visit and cite the top reasons they hate to travel....
| Dec 19, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Travel and tourism in California is expected to generate a total of $104.4 billion in direct spending in 2011, a 10% increase over last year. The 2011 forecast included in a report by Tourism Economics, a Pennsylvania-based tourism consulting firm,......
| Mar 31, 2012
| 8:04 AM
California's high-tech firms make the world's most popular smartphones, social networks and search engines, but there's one asset they're struggling to build: trust.
The vast majority of Californians surveyed in a statewide poll are worried about the...