When the CrossFit Games arrive at the Home Depot Center in Carson on July 13, they'll bring with them a flood of heavily muscled, extremely intense athletes hoping to win a $250,000 prize courtesy of CrossFit's big-name sponsors, such as Reebok and GNC. They'll be immortalized on the website of the ... More >>
While the Tom Bradley Terminal at LAX undergoes a much-Tweeted-about $1.7 billion supermakeover, a sort of slum is forming in the employee parking lots, says a group of pilots from United Airlines.
The pilots claim that their plummeting salaries and benefits have forced them to camp out for weeks a ... More >>
Hell hath no fury like a woman un-friended.
Lizet Sariol was sentenced today to two years probation and 100 hours of community service after she phoned in a fake threat to an airline saying her ex-lover on-board posed a threat to the LAX-to-Paris flight, U.S. Attorney's Office spokesman Thom Mrozek ... More >>
For more photos, see Mark Edward Harris' slideshow.
Herbie Hancock, Gustavo "The Dude" Dudamel conducting the L.A. Phil
Walt Disney Concert Hall
September 27, 2011
Better Than: Multitasking to a Gershwin recording. Actually listening again is a revelation.
Go ahead, put "Rhapsody in Blue" in a mi ... More >>
The Continental crew, circa 1970s.Like a baseball team or a Hollywood studio, an airline, in America, holds incredible cultural weight. It's a corporation, sure, but only in the way that Coca-Cola is a corporation -- ads don't feel like ads. More like cozy pop art.
What little girl, at one p ... More >>
Dave Carroll sings "United Breaks Guitars"Every day, somebody's got to fly somewhere and entertain the people of the world. When it comes to getting instruments on an airplane, musicians get nervous and sweaty, expecting the worst.
"It sucks for the most part," says L.A. rapper Busdriver. Ge ... More >>
File photo.At least 25 people were injured when a United Airlines flight from Washington, D.C. to LAX hit turbulence and reportedly dropped precipitously. According to televised reports passengers said that some aboard the wide-body jet literally hit the roof when the plane hit rough air over ... More >>
The Wall Street Journal on Thursday takes a look at ever-expanding flight times on airlines' schedules and notes that one Delta Air Lines trip from New York to L.A. that used to be advertised at six hours is now slated for seven. What's happening, are airline schedules consuming too many carb ... More >>