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Arts Aug 16Peter Fonda dead at 79
The son of a Hollywood legend who became a movie star in his own right after both writing and starring in the counter-culture classic "Easy Rider" died Friday morning at his home in Los Angeles.
Arts Jul 30Jury says Katy Perry’s ‘Dark Horse’ copied a Christian rap song
The case focused on the notes and beats of the song, not its lyrics or recording.
Nation Apr 02WATCH: Los Angeles police identify suspect in Nipsey Hussle slaying
Los Angeles police are seeking a 29-year-old man who they believe shot and killed Nipsey Hussle outside the rapper's clothing store where he was trying to remake his community.
Nation Apr 01Grammy-nominated rapper and entrepreneur Nipsey Hussle shot and killed at 33
Rapper Nipsey Hussle was fatally shot outside the clothing store he founded to help rebuild his troubled South Los Angeles neighborhood, police said, cutting short a career that earned him a Grammy nomination this year for his major-label debut. He…
Nation Feb 03Jussie Smollett strikes emotional chord: Attackers won’t win
Jussie Smollett was blunt, emotional and defiantly determined Saturday night at a Southern California concert some urged him not to play, telling the crowd before singing a note that he had to go on with the show because he couldn’t…
Nation Dec 24Kevin Spacey will face charge of groping a Massachusetts teen
Spacey is due in court Jan. 7 on the resort island of Nantucket to be arraigned on a charge of indecent assault and battery, Cape and Islands District Attorney Michael O'Keefe said in a statement Monday. Spacey could get up…
Arts Nov 27‘SpongeBob’ creator Stephen Hillenburg dies of ALS at 57
Hillenburg conceived, wrote, produced and directed the animated series Spongebob SquarePants that began in 1999 and bloomed into hundreds of episodes, movies and a Broadway show.
Nation Nov 11Southern Californians battered by wildfires that killed 2
The death toll from another massive fire in northern California has reached 23, bringing the statewide total to 25.
Nation Oct 06Charges rare for Hollywood figures in year since Weinstein
The #MeToo movement has sent dozens of once-powerful Hollywood players into exile, but few of them have been placed in handcuffs or jail cells.
Nation Jan 10Judge blocks Trump decision to end young immigrant DACA program
SAN FRANCISCO — A federal judge on Tuesday night temporarily blocked the Trump administration's decision to end a program protecting young immigrants from deportation.