It may be cold (OMG, SNOW!), but El Lay’s cultural heart is blazing. I’m Carolina A. Miranda, staff writer at the Los Angeles Times, with your week’s essential arts news: GEHRY AT 90 Frank Gehry will his
The singer R. Kelly appeared in Chicago court Saturday to face charges that he sexually abused four women. The 52-year-old Kelly turned himself in to police Friday in Chicago, where he faces 10 charges
With quarterbacks coach Zac Taylor having moved on to become coach of the Cincinnati Bengals, the Rams will add Zac Robinson to the coaching staff as an assistant quarterbacks coach, a person with knowledge
Flap over Dianne Feinstein lecturing children in viral video underscores Democrats' split on 'Green New Deal'
Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s debate with a group of school children over climate change policy, captured in a video that went viral late Friday, underscored tensions brewing within the Democratic Party between
Dan Woike asked NBA figures to tell us about the best game in their basketball career. This week: Ralph Lawler. May 3, 1992: Clippers 115, Jazz 107 Ralph Lawler, the soon-to-be Hall of Famer, has seen
As Ric Flair entered the 1818 Club for what he thought would be a quiet dinner with his wife, Wendy, he began to cry when he looked around the room and realized he had just walked into a surprise birthday
Jrue Holiday, the New Orleans Pelicans guard, is one of the best two-way players in the NBA, the type who can take someone out of the game on the defensive end just as easily as he can take over a game
Taiwan, which counts Nicaragua as one of just 17 formal diplomatic allies, has given the similarly isolated Central American nation a $100-million-loan to help it ease a stubborn deficit on the heals nearly
Paul Manafort is a ‘hardened’ and ‘bold’ criminal, Mueller prosecutors tell judge in sentencing report
Paul Manafort “repeatedly and brazenly violated the law” and shows a “hardened adherence to committing crimes,” prosecutors told a Washington federal judge in their sentencing memo for President Trump’s
Rick Honeycutt had a premonition on Monday. The Dodgers pitching coach was not with the team in Arizona — he was home recovering from back surgery — but he knew something was not right with Clayton Kershaw
De'Andre Hunter scored 19 of his career-high 26 points after halftime, and No. 3 Virginia rallied from a 12-point deficit to beat No. 18 Louisville 64-52 on Saturday in Louisville, Ky. The Cavaliers (24-2,
Prosecutors have begun presenting evidence to a grand jury in Washington in their probe of whether former Interior secretary Ryan Zinke lied to federal investigators, according to two individuals briefed
Editor’s Note: Stanley Donen, director of “Singin’ in the Rain,” “Funny Face” and many more classic films, died Thursday at age 94. On July 2, 2006, Susan King talked with film historians and experts Donen,
Amid scattered violence, Nigerians went to the polls Saturday to elect a president, a week after a jarring postponement of the vote that was announced just five hours before polling stations had been to
San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi, lauded as a champion of criminal justice reform, dies of heart atta
San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi, hailed as a warrior for criminal justice reform, died Friday. He was 59 years old. The mayor’s office released a statement that confirmed his death and praised
Stanley Donen, who directed or co-directed some of Hollywood's best-known movie musicals, including “On the Town,” “Royal Wedding” and what many consider the greatest movie musical of all time, “Singin'
Iceland's whaling industry will be allowed to keep hunting whales for at least another five years, killing up to 2,130 baleen whales under a new quota issued by the government. The five-year whaling policy
When it comes to writing about the one last trip every one of us will take, I’ve got some stiff competition in Southern California. That’s fine, of course. The more information we all have about negotiating
Hoping to jog the memories of longtime residents who might have crossed paths with the suspect in the kidnapping and killing of 11-year-old Linda O’Keefe in July 1973, authorities have released a photo
The Chicago White Sox have finalized minor league deals with right-hander Ervin Santana and outfielder Preston Tucker. The 36-year-old Santana made five starts with Minnesota last season after having on
Venezuelan security forces and anti-government demonstrators clashed Saturday on an international border bridge here amid escalating tensions over a U.S.-backed plan to introduce humanitarian aid into
Duke star Zion Williamson will not play against Syracuse on Saturday because of a mild knee sprain sustained earlier in the week. Team spokesman Mike DeGeorge disclosed the status of the freshman forward
Southern California is going to warm up — but only after a bit more more cold. Some mountain communities saw sub-zero temperatures Saturday morning including Big Bear at minus 2 and Baldwin Lake at 8 zero.
It has been an unusually wet winter in the Coachella Valley. Nearly a year’s worth of rain fell in the first six weeks of 2019, while a mega-storm crashed through on Valentine’s Day — the wettest desert
Treasure seekers, start your engines. The Junk in the Trunk Vintage Market is returning to the Pomona Fairplex for its third year this weekend, bringing with it all things chippy, peely and creatively
If you can’t judge a book by its cover, what can you learn about people from the books on their shelves? Quite a lot, Lisa Anne Auerbach’s calmly enthralling exhibition suggests. More important, the L.A.
A shallow magnitude 2.6 earthquake was reported Saturday morning three miles from Malibu, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 3:30 a.m. PST at a depth of 6.2 miles. According
Emma Webster’s paintings are grand affairs: sweeping landscapes filled with forests and mountains and rivers and lakes, some bathed in golden light and others shrouded in shadows so deep you shudder. Bierstadt’s
A candle shines brightest in the darkest night, a lesson Evolyn Brooks, a former television producer-turned-candlemaker and entrepreneur learned first hand during her battle with early-stage breast cancer
If the phrase “boutique hotel chain” doesn’t rub you the wrong way, you may not be bothered by Christian Eckart’s seven new “paintings” at Wilding Cran Gallery in downtown Los Angeles. Each of the digital