Arts & Entertainment

Stanley Cup wager: NYC mayor sings 'I Love LA' on Kimmel's show

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio sang a verse and the chorus of "I love L.A." on Jimmy Kimmel Live after losing a wager with L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti over the Stanley Cup finals.

US beats Ghana 2-1 in country's first game at World Cup

After 90 brutal minutes of end-to-end action, the Americans emerged with a thrilling 2-1 win over Ghana.

LA Kings celebrate title with downtown parade

The victory parade began at noon at 5th and Figueroa streets and headed a mile south through downtown to Chick Hearn Court at Staples Center.

James Ensor's 'scandalous art' on display at the Getty

Of all the artists of over a century ago, James Ensor would probably have done best in Zap Comix. Much of his work is rooted in obscenities akin S. Clay Wilson's and R. Crumb’s.

World Cup 2014: US coach Klinsmann opts for youth, international experience

If you tune in to see the U.S. play Ghana today, you may be watching more than just an opening game: you could be getting a glimpse at the future of U.S. soccer.

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.