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Like a sprinkling of Disney’s trademark magic, the hidden-in-plain-sight high-tech special effects in the new “Frozen” musical at Disney California Adventure weave seamlessly and effortlessly into
Metro officials are expected to vote Thursday on a motion that would shift hundreds of millions of dollars away from a bitterly debated tunnel project, effectively killing it, backers say.
Roger Boesche, a beloved Occidental College professor of four decades whom President Obama cited as sparking his interest in politics, died Tuesday. He was 69. Boesche, a scholar of Alexis de Tocq
American movies are traditionally schizophrenic about our military might, celebrating it in John Wayne epics and mocking it in everything from "MASH" to "Dr. Strangelove." But "War Machine" has de
A national political reporter for the Guardian newspaper said Montana GOP congressional candidate Greg Gianforte body-slammed him and broke his glasses Wednesday afternoon before a campaign event
It was widely presumed that Judy Burton someday would become superintendent of the L.A. Unified School District, given that she rose from star teacher to star principal to leader of internal refor
It was a heist that, in retrospect, was unlikely to escape without notice. Four thieves drove a truck with a large trailer into a parking lot in the wee hours of Tuesday morning and stole a bronze
A national political reporter for the Guardian newspaper said Montana GOP congressional candidate Greg Gianforte body-slammed him and broke his glasses Wednesday afternoon before a campaign event
Josef von Sternberg was not only one of the great directors of the 1920s and ’30s, he was also an art collector in the circle of the enterprising dealer Galka Scheyer. She's the subject of the cur
CTG's star-studded celebration included Jennifer Hudson, Matthew Broderick, Annette Bening, Tyne Daly, Edward James Olmos, Phylicia Rashad and Louis Gossett Jr.
The Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday agreed to settle lawsuits brought by Culver City and Inglewood that alleged the potential environmental impacts of modernization projects at Los Angeles I
The death toll from nearly eight weeks of Venezuelan street protests rose to 56 on Wednesday after three opponents of President Nicolas Maduro were reported killed by gunfire in Barinas state, the
A meeting of top-five featherweights and a crossroads bantamweight fight have been added to the UFC 214 card in Anaheim that is headlined by Daniel Cormier’s anticipated light-heavyweight title re
Eight California prison guards and seven inmates were taken to hospitals Wednesday after a fight between two inmates quickly raged out of control and required live ammunition to stop, corrections
Caring for #agingparents can become burdensome and create deep resentment in families. Avoid it by dividing up chores, sharing the responsibility and staying in frequent communication. Some siblings a
Police in Florida have managed to arrest the Joker without Batman's help following reports of a green-haired man with tattoos on his face pointing a gun at traffic. A Miami-Dade police report says
The deadly suicide bombing in Britain and threats of more attacks thrust counter-terrorism to the top of President Trump’s agenda for talks with NATO leaders here on Thursday, buttressing his bid
Officials say eight California prison guards and seven inmates were taken to hospitals after a fight between two inmates quickly raged out of control. Correctional officers fired 19 bullets from s
According to the minutes of the Fed’s May meeting, officials said they wanted to see signs of stronger growth. But investors still increased their bets on a June rate hike.
U.S. stocks rose for the fifth consecutive day Wednesday as investors went on a late buying spree. The gains came after news that the Federal Reserve plans to start reducing its huge portfolio of
Members of the Writers Guild of America have voted overwhelmingly to ratify the new three-year contract that was approved by the union’s leadership this month after a nail-biting round of negotiat
The latest report from the Congressional Budget Office once again exposes the sharp and bitter truth about the House Republican efforts to “repeal and replace” President Obama’s Affordable Care Ac
May 24, 2017, 5:20 a.m. Tel Aviv Israel acknowledges 'pinpoint' change needed after Trump intelligence disclosure Joshua Mitnick After a week of silence, Israel publicly acknowledged for the first
Olivia Campbell’s family asked police not to knock on their door with bad news after the Manchester bomb attack. If the news about the missing 15-year-old wasn’t good, they wanted to be told in a
When a botched drug raid led to the shooting deaths of four civilians, including a teenage boy, on a Honduran river in May 2012, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration officials insisted that the vi
You have the privilege of sharing the planet with the largest animal that ever lived on Earth. The great blue whale, which can be found in every ocean around the globe, is bigger than any dinosaur
Andrew Jerrold Perenchio, the man behind the curtain who deftly pulled the levers of power to create cultural defining media events, propel political candidates, collect masterpiece artworks and b
The scene was among the most compelling in last year’s “Hard Knocks” series about the Rams. Lamarcus Joyner, a slot cornerback, met with former coach Jeff Fisher to explain his absence from a trai
As a heavy hitting New York lawyer, Marc Kasowitz has stepped in to help Donald Trump navigate predicaments ranging from divorce to bankruptcy, allegations of sexual harassment and fraud. Now, Pre
Elon Musk is moving as fast as he can to replace human workers with robots, but right now he’s dealing with some serious flesh-and-blood issues. Tesla Motors Inc., the electric car company he runs
The Congressional Budget Office has spoken: The Obamacare repeal bill passed by the House GOP last month could destroy the individual insurance markets in states where one-sixth of the population
The Republican healthcare bill that passed the House earlier this month would nearly double the number of people in the U.S. without health insurance over the next decade, according to a new analy
Those who are eager to slam Paramount’s new “Baywatch” movie are probably the same kind of haters who let the original SoCal-set television soap opera die an abysmal-ratings death upon its initial
I recall visiting Sir Stuart Rose in 2004 and he shared his office with rails of women’s blouses as he weeded out unwanted ranges. One can’t imagine Steve Rowe or Archie Norman doing that.
Thousands of people with flags, bullhorns and bongos crowded the center of Belgium’s capital Wednesday to protest President Trump's arrival for meetings with officials including Belgian Prime Mini
The Republican healthcare bill that passed the House earlier this month would nearly double the number of Americans without health insurance over the next decade, according to a new analysis by th
An 18-year-old man was arrested Tuesday night after severely beating his mother with baseball bat inside their Anaheim home, police said. Seth White was taken into custody after he was spotted by
A Japanese immigrant who graduated from USC law school but could not practice because of his race received a license posthumously Wednesday from the California Supreme Court. The state’s highest c
Fox News is seeking the dismissal of a lawsuit by former on-air personality Andrea Tantaros that claims the company hacked her computer and conducted surveillance of her phone calls and emails. In
The most natural questions to ask about the Manchester terrorist attack are also the most intractable: Who was the perpetrator, and what caused him to carry it out? His name, revealed on Tuesday,
Two Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies say they were framed for lying about a drug bust and that prosecutors knowingly withheld evidence that would have spared them a trial, lost wages and publ
May 24, 2017, 5:20 a.m. Tel Aviv Israel acknowledges 'pinpoint' change needed after Trump intelligence disclosure Joshua Mitnick After a week of silence, Israel publicly acknowledged for the first
Tiger Woods feels great and wants to play professional golf again. He just doesn’t know when that’s going to happen. In a update posted on his website Wednesday, Woods said he is pain-free followi
Some people on the left have accused Donald Trump's budget of double-counting money. It doesn't really, when you look at it. What it does do is assume that the government's share of the U.S. economy -
Medical researchers have identified a compound that may reduce your risk of a dangerous type of heart rhythm that can lead to strokes, dementia, heart failure and early death. In a study of more t
Playboy model Dani Mather pleaded no contest Wednesday to invasion of privacy after she secretly photographed a 70-year-old woman in an LA Fitness shower area and posted it on social media.
Playboy model Dani Mather pleaded no contest Wednesday to invasion of privacy after she secretly photographed a 70-year-old woman in an LA Fitness shower area and posted it on social media.
Chabahar, May 24, IRNA -- A senior trade official announced on Wednesday that an Indian cargo ship with 300 containers of goods, including rice, docked in Shahid Kalantari pier in the port of Chabaha
Amazon will open its seventh bookstore on Thursday in New York, the company's first brick-and-mortar location in the home city of America's publishing industry. The 4,000-square-foot store, near t
In July 2016, Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich was shot and killed. Since then, conspiracy theories have swirled in right wing news media and social media.
Most Federal Reserve monetary policymakers indicated they were ready for another small interest rate hike -- perhaps as soon as next month -- if economic data strengthened as expected following a
Today’s column explains how delayed retirement credits are earned, whether divorced spousal benefits increase after FRA, spousal benefit availability and filing strategies for widows and married coupl
The government's plan for infusing capital in ailing public sector lender IDBI Bank are on, despite the Reserve Bank (RBI) putting it under Prompt Corrective Action (PCA) and the rating downgrade afte
Clayton Kershaw faced 29 batters on Tuesday night. Only three reached base. In the process, he completed a remarkable feat: He lowered his career walks plus hits per inning (WHIP) below 1.0. He en
Prayerful thought on Trump can take the market down to 15 times earnings, hopefully slowly rather than all at once. Earnings need 2 years to catch up with valuation. Face reality.
Charity that allowed donors to direct funds to pay off student loans for particular students, so that money was not squandered on avocado toast, denied exempt status by IRS.
This year, 17 states attempted to legalize pot through legislative action. But only a handful in the Northeast saw substantial movement. Here's a look.
Luanda - Five thousand tons of seeds were provided by Zambian government, as part of the strengthening of cooperation between the two countries in the field of agriculture. ,   This was said W
Star running back Ezekiel Elliott was held out of the Dallas Cowboys’ practices on Tuesday and Wednesday for precautionary measures after hitting his head during a minor car accident on Sunday, th
“We wanted a lot of light in the space,” says Bea Koch from one of the baroque, Victorian couches that form a makeshift living room in the center of the Ripped Bodice, America’s sole romance-only
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