Articles by Los Angeles
As Kobe Bryant Turns 34, Is It Time To Consider Retirement From The NBA? [PHOTOS]
August 23 2012 10:34 AM EDT
Kobe Bryant today is celebrating his 34th birthday, and has been in the NBA for 16 years, never leaving the Los Angeles Lakers team
Tattoo Infections Linked To Manufacturers' Ink
August 23 2012 10:29 AM EDT
In New York, there were several cases of infection with a bug called Mycobacterium chelonae, which caused reddish or purple raised bumps in the areas tattooed with gray. The infection can mimic an allergic reaction and be difficult to treat.
Not A Good Week For Khloe, Kourtney Or Kim Kardashian As Drama Seems To Follow The Reality Stars
August 23 2012 9:34 AM EDT
The Kardashian family is not having a good week, after Khloe Kardashian experience a fender bender and Kourtney Kardashian's relationship with Scott Disick is reportedly on the rocks, just weeks after the birth of their first daughter
Kristen Bell Wants To Make A 'Veronica Mars' Movie; Will Fiance Dax Shepard Also Star?
August 22 2012 9:55 PM EDT
Fresh off the debut of her new movie "Hit and Run," filmed with her fiancé Dax Shepard, Kristen Bell already has another project in mind - a reunion of her cult classic TV series "Veronica Mars."
Anti-Barack Obama Documentary Could Be The Sleeper Hit Of 2012
August 22 2012 6:13 PM EDT
“2016: Obama’s America,” opens for wide release on Friday, just in time for the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla. Much to the delight of the right-wing pundits who have been heavily promoting it over the last month, the film has sold more advance tickets than any other movie on Fandango.
Why Was the Natalie Wood Case Reopened After 30 Years?
August 22 2012 6:09 PM EDT
The puzzling circumstances surrounding Hollywood icon Natalie Wood's death from drowning in 1981 have remained a mystery for more than 30 years. Although some followers had hoped for some long last resolution at when the case was reopened in November 2011, William McSweeney, chief of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, says it is very unlikely that any new information will emerge at this point.
Avril Lavigne Got Into Hockey Fights Before Engagement To Chad Kroeger [VIDEO]
August 22 2012 5:49 PM EDT
While it may not be on par with news about fellow Canadian Justin Bieber, the newly announced Avril Lavigne/Chad Kroeger engagement has fans excitied on both sides of the border. Canadians will be even more proud now that video has surfaced of a young Avril playing hockey as a child.
Bartolo Colon Joins List of Dominican Republic Players Who Have Tested Positive for PEDs
August 22 2012 5:17 PM EDT
The right-hander has been suspended for 50 games.
L.A. Lakers News: Barnes and Barbosa Needed to Bolster Bench?
August 22 2012 3:13 PM EDT
Matt Barnes and Leandro Barbosa are free agents that the Lakers could potentially sign to improve their bench. Los Angeles has already added Antawn Jamison and Jodie Meeks in the 2012 offseason.
Lakers Trade Rumors: Kobe Bryant Almost Sent to Dallas Mavericks in Blockbuster Deal, According to Mark Cuban
August 22 2012 2:40 PM EDT
According to Mark Cuban, the Lakers almost traded Kobe Bryant to the Mavericks in 2007. Los Angeles general manager Mitch Kupchak convinced Bryant to stay in L.A. after he demanded to be dealt.
Neve Campbell Reveals Her Newborn Baby in Beach Photos
August 22 2012 12:50 PM EDT
Former "Part of Five" star Neve Campbell introduced her newborn baby to the world during a beach trip with boyfriend J.J. Feild, in Los Angeles on Sunday. Although the tight-lipped Campbell has chosen not to release any details about the birth, including the baby's name or sex, she announced in March over Twitter that she and Feild were expecting a child together.
Gazelle iPhone Buyback Deal Locked In At Current Price Until October After Alleged Release Date, How To Trade In Your Old Phone
August 22 2012 12:07 PM EDT
With rumors swirling that the next generation iPhone will have a Sept. 12 release date and hit stores on Sept. 21, many are wondering what they can do with their old iPhone or recently purchased iPhone. But Gazelle, one of the nation's largest consumer electronics trade-in site, has the answer. Gazelle will extend its iPhone buyback deal with the current August price locked in until October so that consumers can take advantage of the highly anticipated new iPhone. But how exactly does a custo...
Porn Star Julian St. Jox Alleges Threesome With Kim Kardashian
August 22 2012 11:55 AM EDT
If we are to believe the account of porn star Julian St. Jox, Kardashian participated in a ménage a trois back in 2001, according to reports.
LL Cool J Takes Down Intruder During Home Burglary
August 22 2012 10:56 AM EDT
LL Cool J's chiseled abs and protruding muscles aren't just for show, the "Mama Says Knock You Out" rapper protected his own, when he took down an intruder with his bare hands this morning at his home, according to the gossip website TMZ.
48 Hours In Brussels For A Surrealist Weekend
August 22 2012 10:27 AM EDT
Floating men in bowler hats don't dot the sky in Brussels, but the city is full of references to surrealist painters and poets such as Rene Magritte and Paul Delvaux.
NASA's Curiosity Rover Gears Up For Test Drive, Identifies Broken Sensor
August 22 2012 5:20 AM EDT
NASA's Curiosity rover geared up for its first test drive August 22 over billion-year-old Mars rocks. This apart, the device's broken wind sensor was identified while scientists assured that it would not jeopardize Curiosity's mission of determining whether life could exist there.
US Real Estate: Home Prices Recover
August 21 2012 6:38 PM EDT
Rents Also Increase, Rising 0.2% from June to July, According to July Zillow Real Estate Market Reports. Home values continued to climb in July, increasing 0.5 percent from June to a Zillow® Home Value Index[i] of $151,600, according to the July Zillow Real Estate Market Reports[ii]. Home values were up 1.2 percent year-over-year.
Zach Johnson Aims to be "Boring" in Company of Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy
August 21 2012 5:59 PM EDT
Johnson has been paired with fellow American Woods and Northern Irishman McIlroy for the opening two rounds at Bethpage State Park.
Ex-Us Weekly Editor Janice Min Ironically Complains Of Unfair Post-Baby Body Standards
August 21 2012 5:03 PM EDT
Janice Min, the entertainment editor credited with helping Us Weekly "feed a hunger for celebrity," is outraged by the scrutiny of post-pregnancy female bodies. There's one-very big -- problem with that.
Tony Scott's Family Denies Brain Cancer Reports By Trigger-Happy ABC
August 21 2012 11:27 AM EDT
Scott's family is denying earlier reports that the 'Top Gun' helmer had terminal brain cancer. Authorities say they are awaiting toxicology test results from an autopsy performed on Monday.