Beautiful mysteries abound in “Suburban Birds,” a sharp and beguiling debut feature from the Chinese director Qiu Sheng. It begins as the story of a group of engineers working on the outskirts of a rapidly
Chemtrails on canvas and a gallery transformed into a tongue-in-cheek home design shop. Plus, a very unusual talent show. Here are five exhibitions and events to check out in the coming week: Mi Kafchin,
DNA evidence has linked the cold-case rapes and slayings of two women on California's Central Coast to a man who died of cancer in a Washington prison nearly four decades after the killings, authorities
U.S. stock indexes wavered between modest gains and losses Thursday as another slide in healthcare-sector companies offset gains elsewhere in the market. Energy and technology stocks also fell. Smaller-company
Pinterest Inc.’s widely anticipated initial public offering drew a warm reception from investors Thursday, with shares of the online images platform jumping sharply from their offering price. Shares of
A spot of Parisian elegance arrived in Culver City earlier this month with the opening of a pop-up shop from fashion brand Rouje Paris. Founded in 2016 by influencer, model and “It” girl Jeanne Damas,
On Wednesday Democrats in Congress complained that Atty. Gen. William Barr would be holding a news conference about special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s report before the document was actually released.
Atty. Gen. William P. Barr’s release of the redacted Mueller report did nothing to tamp down demands from congressional Democrats that the entire document and underlying information be made available Congress
Earth Day, which falls on April 22 every year, doesn’t have to be marked with grand gestures. While beach clean-ups, tree plantings and petition signings might be some ways of honoring the day, it’s also
Jon Savage’s “This Searing Light, the Sun and Everything Else” documents the formation, brief life and sudden end of the phenomenal Manchester, England, band Joy Division. Much has been written about band;
Easter is this Sunday, which concludes my favorite food holiday: Lent. Cuaresma for Mexicans is a time for reflection and penance — but it’s also 40 days of gluttony. Have fun with your fish fries, fellow
Atty. Gen. William Barr delivered remarks ahead of releasing a redacted Mueller report on Thursday. Here is a transcript of his prepared remarks. Good Morning. Thank you all for being here today. On March
Spanish super chef José Andrés and his kitchen crew will tackle five types of paella, each a nod to a different region of Spain, from April 27-May 4 at Andrés’ Jaleo restaurant in the Cosmopolitan of Vegas.
Authorities are seeking the public’s help to find a teenage girl who is believed to be with her mother and a man, who investigators say are suspects in a Carson homicide investigation. Alora Benitez, was
“Perhaps my writing has never really been about me,” Cherríe Moraga admits in “Native Country of the Heart,” her bracing new memoir. “Perhaps it was about she all along: she without letters; she fallen
It’s 5 a.m. and something hairy and heated is atop my chest, gnawing at my mouth. Slurp. Slurp. Nibble. Nibble. Wake up, wake up, wake up … . “Did you have a bad dream?” I ask the giant dog. “Are you Of
In the cheerfully muddled L.A. noir “Under the Silver Lake,” Sam (Andrew Garfield), a young slacker-sleuth trying to find a missing woman, gets sprayed in the face by a skunk. It’s a rare act of animal
The news of the devastation of Notre Dame de Paris was met with horror, then sorrow and then anger. Britain’s the Metro reported many were piqued that people flocked to donate to the restoration of the
Atty. Gen. William Barr is scheduled to hold a news conference at 9:30 a.m. Eastern time. He’ll be joined by Deputy Atty. Gen. Rod Rosenstein, who appointed Mueller and supervised the investigation. The
The man seated at the table next to me at lunch — born in Baghdad and now well into his 70s, I’d learned while waiting for our food — glanced at the bowl a server had just put down in front of me. He in
Andy Borowitz is that guy from college riding shotgun and pointing out funny and maddening things beyond the headlights. He’s clever but not overpowering, a sharp-eyed jokester who glides on astute asides.
Netflix’s “Someone Great” is equally suited for a pre-Saturday night or a Sunday morning in sweats. While this debut film from “Sweet/Vicious” creator Jennifer Kaytin Robinson is a raunchy good time, discount
If you’ve spent time in any of Los Angeles’ panoply of juice bars, coffee shops or yoga studios, chances are you’ve overheard something this: “Lighting for selfies is so much better on the 5 Freeway than
Rob Gronkowski certainly left his mark on the NFL, so it shouldn’t be a surprise that the fun-loving, recently retired New England Patriots tight end has left a dent in the team’s latest Lombardi Trophy.
“Red Joan” is a traditional production, polished as brass and as old-school diverting as a film starring Judi Dench and directed by Trevor Nunn would have to be. But there is also a kind of hollowness