Arts & Entertainment

Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn dies at 54

Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn, arguably the greatest player on the San Diego Padres, has passed away, the league announced Monday. He was 54.

The milkman's comeback means dairy at the door and more

What's behind the increase in trucks delivering fresh milk, organic vegetables and humanely raised chickens to front doors around the country?

Garcetti wins Stanley Cup bet; de Blasio to sing 'I Love LA'

If New York had won, Garcetti would have had to sing "New York, New York" on "Jimmy Kimmel Live," but instead, de Blasio has to deliver Randy Newman's, "I Love L.A."

Chuck Noll, who led Steelers to 4 Super Bowl titles, dies

Noll's Super Bowl feat has not been matched by another coach. He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1993.

LA Kings win Stanley Cup on double-OT goal

The Los Angeles Kings ended the longest postseason in franchise history with the longest game they had ever played.

Cancer when you're young isn't always 'The Fault In Our Stars'

We asked teenagers and young adults if the movie gets close to the reality of living through cancer. They said the loneliness, yes. The Hollywood hair, not so much.

San Pedro's 'living treasure' Harry Hall celebrates his 101st birthday

Harry Hall was born in 1913, and he’s lived in San Pedro ever since. Friends, family and fans flocked to the English pub last Friday to celebrate Harry’s 101st birthday.

'22 Jump Street' directors wanted a sequel that's actually good

It’s unlikely Hollywood will abandon its addiction to sequels — but that doesn’t mean the resulting productions have to be as cynical as the thinking behind them.

Tree climbing champs return to Griffith Park to defend their titles

2013 winners Jacob Claassen and Jamilee Kempton will compete in hopes of moving on to the international competition in Milwaukee.

Aimee Mann and Ted Leo team up for their new album 'The Both'

Alex Cohen sits down with Aimee Mann and Ted Leo to talk about how it was for the two of them to work on their new album, "The Both."

World Cup in LA: Mexican soccer fans view game as 'a culture, a religion'

In the latest installment in our series on L.A.'s communities as viewed through the lens of the World Cup, KPCC talks with Mexico fans for whom it's a way of life.

Dylan Brody to Dad: Happy Father's Day ... kinda

A push-pull ambivalent Happy Father's Day from Off-Ramp commentator Dylan Brody to his MIT playwright father, Alan.

Free weekend? 7 fun and almost-free things to do with dad

Sunday is Father's Day, and he's a lucky guy, because we've got a list of ways for you to hang — from a manly burger to a screening of "Pulp Fiction," all the way to the moon.

World Cup 2014: Where's the Great American Soccer Movie?

We have great movies about boxing, baseball and even hockey. But soccer? (And don't talk to us about "Bend It Like Beckham.") Do you have a favorite soccer movie?

New Grammys rules include allowing samples in Song of the Year

It's a sign of the changing face of music, with samples included in a variety of genres — the Grammys had previously only allowed samples in the best rap song category.

Tracy Morgan showing signs of improvement after bus crash

Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan is showing signs of improvement following a New Jersey highway crash that badly injured him and killed one of his friends.