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'Nightmare' at San Luis Rey Downs leaves pain, promise in wake

The Lilac Fire that ravaged North County incited panic at San Luis Rey Downs as the flames flickered, leaving the horse training facility in profound …

Ryan Shazier

Kevin Hart's First Christmas Card With Baby Kenzo Looks Like a Movie Poster

Kevin Hart<p>The actor and comedian's family card features him with wife <b>Eniko Hart</b>, their newborn son <b>Kenzo</b> and his two children from a previous …

Armie Hammer

William Fichtner: Maryvale roots set him on path to acting

Emma Voit, a petite 12th-grader at Maryvale High School, sat attentively in the auditorium Friday afternoon as actor William Fichtner fielded …

The Decline In Gun Sales Isn't Just About Obama

For those folks in the gun violence prevention (GVP) movement who have been lamenting the pro-gun attitudes of the Oval Office subtenant and his buddies on Capitol Hill, as my beloved grandmother used to say, I got news for you. And the news is that the issue of injuries caused by guns may …

Guns

Don’t believe everything you hear about ‘Call Me by Your Name’

Don’t believe what you might have heard about “Call Me by Your Name.”<p>Adapted by screenwriter James Ivory from a 2007 novel by André Aciman, the sexy new film — a coming-of-age story of first love that has already racked up multiple awards — has been criticized in some quarters for its central …

Lifestyle

The right way to watch ‘Star Wars’: totally clueless

In an era oversaturated with advance information, it’s more fun to turn away.<p>Like millions of Americans born since 1970, I am filled with warm, fuzzy …

Star Wars

Why toys are more divided by gender than ever before

Abi Bechtel, a mother of three, was shopping at Target two years ago when she spotted a sign in a toy aisle that advertised “building sets,” and, …

Gender

Call Me By Your Name transcends mere words, with two revelatory performances

It’s a rare movie that knows when to move and when to stay still. <i>Call Me By Your Name</i>, which takes place in the at-once-vague-and-specific time and …

Armie Hammer

'Call Me By Your Name,' adult-teen love film, raises hackles

Hollywood has been rocked for months by reports of sexual misconduct, but evidently there is no bad time to release a major motion picture about a …

Armie Hammer

Heated passions on 'Call Me By Your Name' set

TORONTO — Armie Hammer hesitates when talking about a sequel to his Golden Globe-nominated film "Call Me By Your Name."<p>Even though the Italy-based …

Armie Hammer

Call Me By Your Name stars land Golden Globes nominations

Call Me By Your Name has landed three Golden Globe nominations – with both of its stars up for gongs.<p>The celebrated gay film, which stars Armie …

LGBTQ

Armie Hammer on His First Golden Globe Nomination: I Feel Like I Already Won

| Mon., Dec. 11, 2017 8:50 AM<p>It wasn't exactly a surprise when <b>Armie Hammer</b> received a Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture nomination—his …

Golden Globes

What’s the best box office bomb?

December 9, 2017 5:35AM<p>THESE are the box office bombs, films with big budgets and big stars that, for a variety of reasons, flopped where it really …

Movies

Relating with Our Friends

Relating with Our Friends<p>by Charles R. SwindollScriptures: Genesis 2:21–22<p>After God made man, He observed a need inside that life, a nagging …

Evangelical Christianity

Gregg Jarrett: Robert Mueller and his politically biased team of prosecutors need to go

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has sabotaged his own investigation of Russian meddling into the 2016 election. He has only himself to blame for ruining what could have been a credible probe.<p>As I will document below, Mueller deliberately assembled a <i>team</i> of partisans with a history of political bias …

Opinion

Analog Corner #64

First, let's throw egg on a few faces. Due to a communications screw-up, I passed on to you some wrong and incomplete information about the workings …

Vinyl Records

These Sexy Armie Hammer Pictures Will Make You Wish There Were 2 of Him

You've certainly seen Armie Hammer's gorgeous face before and, thankfully, you'll probably be seeing a lot more of it come award season. While he is …

Armie Hammer

Tired of Netflix and Hulu? Try these other streaming services for your holiday binge.

The biggest thing that Netflix, Amazon, Hulu and other paid streaming giants offer is an ad-free experience. But the tradeoff is having to search for …

Netflix

Drone Photography: 16 Epic Shots to Capture From the Air

Drones have opened a whole new dimension for photography and videography that allows you to capture epic, cinematic shots that were previously …

Drones

David Bradley says Jodie Whittaker has the "playfulness" to be a "fantastic" Doctor Who

"She's got all the skills," the First Doctor actor insists.<p>We'll get our first glimpse at Jodie Whittaker as the new Doctor on Christmas Day – and …

TV Series

Why Everything Is Peachy For Mr Armie Hammer

The Oscar-tipped actor on Hollywood after Weinstein and the reason his mother might not see his best film yet<p>This, as everyone keeps telling him, is …

Armie Hammer

Who will be the next Batman? Here are the favorites to play the Dark Knight

The latest superhero blockbuster, Justice League, just hit big screens but it seems like one of the film’s biggest stars, Ben Affleck, is done …

Cleveland

Dear Armie Hammer et al, Men Like Roman Polanski Are Only a “Gray Area” If You Make Them One

Armie Hammer has been making headlines lately, mostly ranging from awesome to “well that was weird.” In defending his new movie <i>Call Me By Your Name</i>, …

Armie Hammer

Music from and Inspired by the Netflix original series 'The Punisher'

<b>Netflix</b> has brought to life some of the darkest heroes in the Marvel Universe, but nothing can compare to the story of <b>Frank Castle</b>, a former U.S. …

Comics

Call Me By Your Name’s Armie Hammer to Make His Broadway Debut in Straight White Men

Anna D. Shapiro will direct Young Jean Lee’s play as part of Second Stage Theater’s inaugural Broadway lineup.<p>Armie Hammer will make his Broadway …

Movies

X-Men Spinoff Gambit Delays Production Start to March

Production on <b>Gambit</b> has been pushed back one month, and will now begin filming in New Orleans this March. FOX may be in the midst of a negotiation …

Movies

75 of Billy Connolly’s best jokes, one-liners and quips

Billy Connolly, known affectionately in his native Scotland as “The Big Yin”, celebrated his 75th birthday last week.For the majority of those 75 …

Billy Connolly

Defiance: A Biblical Warning

Defiance: A Biblical Warning<p>by Charles R. SwindollScriptures: 1 Kings 11:1–8<p>When it comes to the topic of rebellion, King Solomon's story is pretty …

Evangelical Christianity

NYPD moves to ditch last revolvers after 121-year official run (PHOTOS)

Though founded in 1845, the NYPD didn’t start issuing a standard handgun until 1896– Colt New Police Models ordered by Teddy Roosevelt. (<i>Photo:</i> …

Theodore Roosevelt

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With the advent (get it?) of the Christmas season, I thought a few more holiday-related questions were in order this week.<p><b>Dear Ann Cannon •</b> Do I have …

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