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New York mayor declares May 16 'Bar...

New York mayor declares May 16 'Barbara Walters Day'

Palestinians' Hamas and Fatah facti...

Palestinians' Hamas and Fatah factions say they have a unity deal

Much to savor in the Indian comedy ...

Much to savor in the Indian comedy 'The Lunchbox'

Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow caper ...

Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow caper 'Mortdecai' set for February

Jodie Foster marries Alexandra Hedi...

Jodie Foster marries Alexandra Hedison in low-key fashion

Quentin Tarantino's Gawker lawsuit ...

Quentin Tarantino's Gawker lawsuit dismissed, but case not dead

LA Weekly

Drugs, Diamonds, International Intr...

Drugs, Diamonds, International Intrigue — You Won't Believe Two Hollywood Producers' Crazy Backstory

Remington Chase and Stefan Martirosian should be on top of the world. In the last two years, they have produced a dozen films, including Lone Survivor, starring Mark Wahlberg as a Navy SEAL fighting for his life in Afghanistan. Two years ago, no one in the industry had heard of them, but...

Can Hyperloop Actually Be Built?

Can Hyperloop Actually Be Built?

The next big deal — or debate — in the transportation field isn't a Jetsons-style flying car, high-speed train or monorail. It's the Hyperloop, a 19th-century mailroom technology with a 21st-century twist. Instead of sucking documents through a pneumatic tube from the basement mailroo...

Rental Pain and Lone Survivor: Read...

Rental Pain and Lone Survivor: Readers Respond

Movin' on Down

The rent is too damn high! Or so last week's cover proclaimed. Inside, writers Hillel Aron, Farley Elliott, Amanda Lewis and Jill Stewart detailed the ways in which young creatives are dealing with L.A.'s growing lack of affordability — by moving in with someone else's...

NBC Los Angeles

President Talks Housing on Day 2 in...

President Talks Housing on Day 2 in SoCal

President Barack Obama is scheduled to participate in an online discussion on housing before visiting with troops and their families at Camp Pendleton.
Obama on Leno: Don't Overreact to T...

Obama on Leno: Don't Overreact to Terror Threat

President Barack Obama gave an unexpectedly serious and wide-ranging interview to Jay Leno on Tuesday night, weighing in on a terror threat, U.S. tensions with Russia and even his recent lunch with...Photo Credit: AP
Yahoo! is Getting a New Logo

Yahoo! is Getting a New Logo

Yahoo! is changing its iconic logo for the first time in almost two decades. For the next 30 days, until its unveiling on Sept. 4, the Internet search giant will feature a different logo on its home page. One o
Obstacle Course Racers Deal With "S...

Obstacle Course Racers Deal With "Spartan Rash"

A number of amateur athletes who participated in an extreme obstacle course race in Marseilles, Ill., more than two weeks ago continue to deal with a severe rash that has spread across their bodies since...Photo Credit: Elizabeth Lupo
Father, 1-Year-Old Boy Killed by Gu...

Father, 1-Year-Old Boy Killed by Gunfire in Oakland

Three weeks after an 8-year-old Oakland girl was shot to death at a slumber party, a 1-year-old boy was gunned down Wednesday morning, earning him the newest, and most unfortunate, ranking of becoming...Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area
Powerball Jackpot Climbs to $425 Mi...

Powerball Jackpot Climbs to $425 Million

Wednesday's Powerball jackpot is now at an estimated $425 million, the third largest jackpot ever. The jackpot began as a $40 million prize on June 26 and rose to the $425 million mark after 12 draws without...Photo Credit: NBC 6 South Florida

Biz Journals

WonderCon 2014: Bryan Singer a no-s...

WonderCon 2014: Bryan Singer a no-show for Fox panel on ?X-Men,? ?Apes,? ?Dragon,? ?Maze Runner?

The most notable thing about 20th Century Fox?s presentation during WonderCon last weekend was what didn?t happen. With his name lately more often linked to an alleged sex scandal than his upcoming movie, director Bryan Singer did not take the stage in the Anaheim Arena as planned to tout the May 23 release of ?X-Men: Days of Future Past.? Instead, Simon Kinberg, a writer and producer who has been involved with the franchise since ?X-Men: The Last Stand,? appeared to promote the film.?
What is HBO holding back from Amazo...

What is HBO holding back from Amazon -- and why?

In a major shift in strategy for the premium-cable channel, HBO has pacted with Amazon to release some original programming from its library to the e-tailer?s Prime Instant Video service. The agreement includes the network?s signature series ?The Sopranos? but doesn?t include its current hit ?Game of Thrones??revealing how carefully HBO is treading as it enters the subscription video-on-demand ecosystem. The move is a blow to Netflix, which, with its own critically acclaimed original?
Netflix Inc. plans first Spanish or...

Netflix Inc. plans first Spanish original series next year

Netflix Inc. plans to air its first original Spanish-language series next year. The Los Gatos company (Nasdaq: NFLX) is buying the 13-episode series, which it didn't name, from Alazraki Entertainment. A comedy, it centers around a family feud among the heirs to a soccer club after the owner dies, the San Francisco Business Times reported. Gaz Alazraki will direct the comedy, which will be shot entirely in Mexico. He'll produce the program along with Leo Zimbron and Mike Lam. Luis Gerardo Mendez,?
Buckle up for $4 gallon gas all sum...

Buckle up for $4 gallon gas all summer

Only in the Hawaiian Islands, the most remote place on planet Earth, do U.S. citizens pay more for their gas than Angelenos. It?s a two-cent per gallon difference, by the way. Over the last week, prices have surged 17 cents per gallon and over the last month, 26 cents, to reach an average of $4.30 in Los Angeles County, according to  AAA?s Daily Fuel Gauge Report. Hawaiians pay a reported average price of $4.32 a gallon. And, an industry expert told the  Los Angeles Daily News, the cost?
What?s the Big A worth?

What?s the Big A worth?

Anaheim residents are about to find out what one of their ballparks ? Angel Stadium of Anaheim, aka ?the Big A,? formerly known as Edison International Field of Anaheim, aka ?the Big Ed,? formerly known as Anaheim Stadium ? is worth. On Tuesday night, the City Council agreed unanimously to release an appraisal (on May 2 on the city?s website, says City Attorney Michael Houston) of the ballpark and its surrounding parking lots, which will determine what the land would be worth if Major?
L.A. needs more hotel rooms to keep...

L.A. needs more hotel rooms to keep pace

Tourism is on the rise across the country, but Los Angeles could be left behind. Because of a lack of hotel rooms in the city, L.A. is falling behind rivals Orlando, Fla., New York City and Chicago ? America?s top three destinations ? in luring foreign travelers, particularly middle-class travelers from China, Japan, Australia and Brazil, according to the  Los Angeles Times. ?We have an awful lot of things that are in our favor,? Robert Kleinhenz, chief economist at the Los Angeles County?

LA Daily News

Ex-L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa ...

Ex-L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa to be 'visiting fellow' at Harvard

Former Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa will be a "visiting fellow" this fall at Harvard's Institute of Politics, where he will lead discussions and participate in study groups with the university's students, it was announced Monday.
Brown gives reprieve from tickets a...

Brown gives reprieve from tickets at broken meters

Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday signed into law a measure banning cities from ticketing people who park at broken meters, although Los Angeles officials had asked him to veto the bill.
LAFD Capt. Matthew McKnight, 51, co...

LAFD Capt. Matthew McKnight, 51, collapses and dies at 9-1-1 dispatch center

A veteran firefighter captain collapsed and died while working at the city dispatch center early Monday morning.
Court throws out LAPD impound polic...

Court throws out LAPD impound policy that allowed officers to release cars of unlicensed drivers

A Superior Court judge on Wednesday threw out a controversial Los Angeles Police Department policy that allowed officers to release impounded vehicles to unlicensed drivers sooner than the 30-day period spelled out under state law.
Pot-farm raid in Topanga State Park...

Pot-farm raid in Topanga State Park yields $2.5 million worth of marijuana

Park rangers raided a pot farm hidden amid chaparral in Topanga State Park on Friday, and removed marijuana plants with an estimated street value of $2.
'Breaking Bad' episode dedicated to...

'Breaking Bad' episode dedicated to late Calabasas teen Kevin Cordasco

For family and friends of Calabasas teen Kevin Cordasco, watching the first episode of "Breaking Bad"'s final season Sunday night -- dedicated in his memory -- was a bittersweet experience.

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