Arts & Entertainment
First lady Michelle Obama remembered poet, orator and sage Maya Angelou as the first person who let her know she could be a strong, powerful and smart black woman.
Maria Sharapova won her second French Open title in three years, overcoming some shaky serving Saturday to beat fourth-seeded Simona Halep 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-4 in the final.
A federal appeals court has revived a lawsuit against Pasadena's Norton Simon Museum to return two 500-year-old paintings seized by Nazis during World War II.
This year's celebration is the first since gay marriage was ruled constitutional by the U.S. Supreme Court. Events are planned in the run-up to the parade on Sunday.
During all the news and tumult, one person paying especially close attention to the Clippers is Darrell Bailey — better known as Clipper Darrell, the team's biggest fan.
Ailing radio personality Casey Kasem was in critical condition with an infected bedsore, while his daughter and wife debated in court about who should make decisions about his care.
The hip-hop band that reached its zenith in the 1980s won a $1.7 million judgment against Monster Beverage Corp., which used the band's music without permission.
A list of fun events, including a day with 100 indie bands, a California Chrome party and contemporary dance in DTLA. And if you want to splurge, there's a horror camping trip.
Tom Cruise is the big draw for "Edge of Tomorrow," opening Friday, but estimates say he won't be enough. What does this say about the ability of star power to fuel big hits?
As part of their celebration of the 75th anniversary of Batman, DC Comics has released a new poster showing highlights of the character's history. Check out the full graphic.
The Skirball Center is celebrating the children's book "The Snowy Day" by Ezra Jack Keat with a complete interactive exhibit.
His big-league career began in the 1950s and included the most recent Yankees dynasty. Baseball is mourning Don Zimmer today, remembering a man who loved the game that loved him back.
Two 12-year-old Wisconsin girls allegedly stabbed a friend of theirs nearly to death in order to please Slender Man, an online urban legend. Here's his story.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio are wagering on the outcome of the Stanley Cup final between the Kings and the Rangers
Last weekend, a group of Angelenos trekked 35 miles and climbed 100 stairways on a route from Grand Park to Griffith Observatory in an annual event called The Big Parade.
The Los Angeles Kings host the New York Rangers in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals Wednesday night at Staples, and we've got your guide.