Los Angeles County coroner's officials declined comment today after a popular entertainment Web site reported that Brittany Murphy had a large number of strong prescription medications on her nightstand at the time of her death.
For the past 50 years, the L.A. County Arts Commission has hosted an annual holiday celebration. It's a gift from the L.A. County Board of Supervisors to the Southland.
Brittany Murphy, the actress who got her start in the sleeper hit "Clueless" and rose to stardom in "8 Mile," has died in Los Angeles. She was 32.
An auction of thousands of items from the Hollywood Entertainment Museum continues Sunday at the Hollywood Center Studios. The museum is raising funds for its education program.
A Michael Jackson classic will return to Disneyland after the holidays.
The James Irvine Foundation today announced $7 million in new grants statewide. Los Angeles-based artistic, cultural, educational and political reform organizations will get about a third of the total.
A new exhibit at the Luckman Art Gallery at Cal State Los Angeles delves into the social, political and historical aspects of food.
Some local artists have turned Santa Ana's historic Spurgeon Building into an art display of sorts for the holiday season.
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- If any series has a shot at single-handedly reviving the buddy cop genre, it's "NCIS: Los Angeles."
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Gene Barry, who played the well-dressed man of action in the television series "Bat Masterson," "Burke's Law" and "The Name of the Game," has died at age 90 of unknown causes, his son said Thursday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The star may be Pee-wee, but his new live stage show is absolutely huge.
At the Autry National Center of the American West, there’s an exhibit of items from Western films. It includes the pistols used by Chevy Chase in “Three Amigos,” a coat worn by Clint Eastwood in “Unforgiven”… and now, the long sleeved shirts worn by Jake Gyllenhaal and Heath Ledger in the Oscar-winning film by Ang Lee, “Brokeback Mountain.”
Student leaders at public universities aren’t only debating fee hikes and class cuts. A Cal State Long Beach student senator wants an image of a hero of the Cuban revolution removed from a mural in the campus humanities building.
Former Los Angeles Times editor Leo Wolinsky has been named editor of Daily Variety.
BURBANK, Calif. (AP) - Even the most ardent fans of porn star Julie Meadows are unlikely, it seems safe to say, to have ever seen her like this.
Cool thinking at the craps table has won a San Diego couple $1 million on the CBS reality television show "The Amazing Race."