24 hours ago | Hollywood
Street artist Plastic Jesus took on one of his favorite annual targets, the Academy Awards, over the weekend. His pop-up art at Melrose and Stanley avenues in the Fairfax District recalls the segregated drinking fountains of the Jim Crow South (an...
1 day ago | Hollywood
Organizers expect Matt Damon, Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence, Charlotte Rampling, and Sylvester Stallone to be there. It's the annual Nominees Luncheon at the Beverly Hilton hotel today. A group of protesters unhappy with a second-year ...
4 days ago | Alcohol & Spirits
Are you ready for some jail time? The boys in lockup love to play ball. But we don't think the jailers will let you watch Super Bowl 50. Oh what a loser you'll be if you end up spending Sunday behind bars. (Kickoff is scheduled to be aired at 6:30...
4 days ago | Earthquake
There's an early warning system for West Coast earthquakes that has been running in beta-testing mode for four years. Caltech, UC Berkeley, the University of Washington and the University of Oregon are sharing millions of dollars in federal funds ...
4 days ago | Weather
Are you ready for summer? Yeah — that's a strange question to ask in February, especially during a year in which some experts have predicted record rain for Southern California as a result of unusually warm El Niño conditions along the equato...
5 days ago | Hollywood
It has been well established that Hollywood is a very white industry, in a town that is nearly three-fourths minority. The question is, what's the mechanism for change? How can minorities best put their weight on a business that clearly doesn't wa...