Arts & Entertainment

How Molly got on 'The Bachelor' — but only in funny videos she makes herself

There's one "The Bachelor" contestant who you can see online, but you may not recognize from the actual show. That's because she's making these videos that look like they fit right in herself.

The best and worst Super Bowl 50 ads

Thumbs up for #puppmonkeybaby, avocados in space and Willem Dafoe in drag. Thumbs down for razor robots, Steve Harvey dropping the balls and Steven Tyler. No idea what we're talking about? Here's a quarter-by-quarter breakdown.

A year on, did NFL anti-domestic violence efforts work?

After a tumultuous season, the NFL condemned domestic violence in its ranks, and put a spotlight on the issue during the last Super Bowl. A year later, it's unclear whether that has made a difference.

Inarritu wins top DGA prize, further obscuring awards season

With only weeks to go before the Academy Awards on Feb. 28, the race is still as wide open as ever.

Theft and artistry: Coldplay, Beyoncé in India spark discussion on appropriation

These days, it's pretty much impossible to miss a discussion on cultural appropriation. But we explore where we draw the line between what's acceptable and what's downright offensive.

Michael B. Jordan wins big at NAACP Image Awards

The star of the boxing drama "Creed" was honored Friday as both the entertainer of the year and outstanding actor in a motion picture.

7 ways to celebrate Black History Month in SoCal

Since 1976, every U.S. president has issued a proclamation declaring February as Black History Month. Here are seven ways to celebrate in 2016.

Setting a wheelchair painting world record at Abilities Expo

"Think of somebody doing a freestyle gymnastics or ice routine, but in a wheelchair, with paint on the wheels of the wheelchair and on the roller, leaving marks."

Josh Brolin says 'panic' sets in when the Coen brothers offer him a role

Josh Brolin plays the lead of Eddie Mannix, a studio executive during the Golden Age of Hollywood, in the Coen brothers' new movie, 'Hail, Caesar!'

Sundance 2016: Jason Lew moves from in front of to behind the camera

The former actor made his directorial debut at Sundance with "The Free World," which fits in with Lew's desire to explore issues relating to identity.

A cascade of flower petals is set to transform a downtown alley

The same anonymous art collective that created the Griffith Park Tea House has made a new installation called Petal Drop LA that aims to create a transcendent experience.

Highland Park is home to LA's newest music venue

Last Saturday, the city's newest music venue opened its doors with a quiet night of country music. The Hi Hat, located on York Boulevard in the 60-year-old, 4,500-square-foot space that once housed Highland Park Billiards, brings live music to a neighborhood without many musical options.

5 Every Week: neon museum, VR theme park, secret food window and more!

Behold: Five great things you should do in Southern California this week, from art to food to music to an adventure we'll call "the Wild Card," from the makers of the 5 Every Day app.

USC Athletics Director Pat Haden to retire in June

USC Athletics Director Pat Haden will step down from his position at the end of June, the school announced Friday.

6 places to go when everyone else is watching the Super Bowl

Take advantage of one of the few times when the roads will be empty and you can go anywhere. Sanden Totten is here to help.

Free weekend? 8 fun and almost-free things to do

Cheers to the weekend! Here's everything you need to know to have an awesome couple of days off, from L.A. Cookie Con to where to watch the Super Bowl.