LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — The more Billy Eppler talks about the possibility of using a six-man rotation, the more it seems to be a foregone conclusion. The Angels’ general manager gave a passionate defense of the merits of a six-man rotation, invoking terms like “moral responsibility,” on Tuesday at the Winter Meetings. He said […]
Lionel Richie backed out of Wednesday night’s show in order to help his family escape the Los Angeles wildfires.
A librarian’s selection of books to help kids navigate tough times
Dear readers, I have been asked several times to republish a column I wrote 13 years ago, which was shortly after my husband passed away. At that time, I was part of a bereavement group called Gathering Place sponsored by Trinity Care Hospice and funded by Beach Cities Health District. We were about a dozen […]
Here’s another reason to give Lady Gaga some “applause.”
NEW ORLEANS — DeMarcus Cousins had 35 points and 15 rebounds and Anthony Davis added 25 points and 10 rebounds to help the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Clippers 111-103 on Saturday night. Jrue Holiday had eight assists for New Orleans, half of the total assists generated by the entire Clippers team. The Pelicans also […]
Like a lot of people, Brooklyn-based actor Michael Cerveris, the two-time Tony Award winner currently starring in Amazon’s “The Tick” and Fox’s “Gotham,” does not always look forward to the holidays. The 56-year-old’s band, Loose Cattle, has just released an album for the darker side of winter. It’s titled “Seasonal Affective Disorder,” after the depressive…
Weinstein made a last-ditch attempt to save his career in an email pleading to Hollywood power players.
In each of the four seasons preceding this one, the Lakers assembled a roster of players who were, at best, mediocre individual defenders. Collectively, they were miserable. Presented with these facts Wednesday night in Ontario, Josh Hart said, “I’m looking to change that.” While the entire defensive culture may be a lot to put on […]
We should all demand life-saving action on the island from our President and Congress now.
As most people are now painfully aware, California’s progressive political majority has just hit middle-class taxpayers with billions of dollars in new taxes. As a direct result of these actions, the state will soon have the distinction of having the highest taxes in the nation in the following categories: Highest income tax rate; highest state […]
The actress made a surprise appearance alongside Governor Andrew Cuomo, as he and other elected officials publicized the launch of a statewide donation drive.
THOUSAND OAKS — What strange times these must be for Rams quarterback Jared Goff, who last week benefited from the rare combination of solid pass blockers and reliable receivers. Goff got sacked only once and suffered only one dropped pass during last Sunday’s impressive 306-yard effort in victory over Indianapolis. Goff played well also, and […]
Selena Gomez’s kidney transplant is drawing new attention to the donation process.
In an interview with Stephen Colbert on ‘The Late Show,’ the senator responded to Clinton’s remarks that he damaged her 2016 presidential campaign with a call for unity: “Let’s get together, take on Trump’s desire to divide us.” read more
Celebrities are rallying to help Hurricane Harvey victims, and Kevin Hart is leading the way. The comedy superstar called on his fellow stars to aid relief efforts in Houston, and Dwayne Johnson was the first to respond! Find out who else is stepping up to lend support.
Disney-Marvel’s “Thor: Ragnarok” easily topped social media buzz last week with 57,000 new conversations, according to media-measurement firm ComScore and its PreAct service. The studio released a new poster on Aug. 24, and a new clips of Thor’s fight with Hulk on Aug. 26 — released on the same day as Saturday’s fight between Floyd… […]
Prosecutors are claiming Suge Knight tried to buy witnesses in his murder case.
The “You’re Beautiful” singer is known for his sense of humor on social media, and on Thursday he didn’t disappoint his followers.