Arts & Entertainment

Restaurants: The modern-day lab for our smartphone-obsessed ways

Servers and bartenders say those addictive glowing screens are changing restaurant experiences, and not for the better.

Religion and Culture: SoCal nun is only woman to head a Hindu sect

Sudha Ma’s Hindu monastic order is the only one with a woman at the helm.

Washington Post, Guardian win Pulitzers in public service for NSA coverage

The revelations, based on thousands of documents handed over by leaker Edward Snowden, were first published in June in The Guardian and The Washington Post.

MTV Movie Awards big Hollywood studio plug-fest

Last year, the MTV Movie Awards moved up its broadcast date from June to April to incorporate a summer movie plug-fest. Now in its 22nd year, the MTV Movie Awards show has become an important event for Hollywood studios.

A girl ages from 0 to 14 years old, in 4 minutes

Dutch filmmaker Frans Hofmeester filmed his daughter every week since her birth in 1999. He posted a time lapse video of all of the images he has collected.

'Mad Men' returns, full of footnotes

Taking apart "Mad Men" has become a popular hobby among many Sunday-night analysts. As it enters its seventh season, it seems more self-aware than ever.

Statue of a homeless Jesus startles a wealthy community

The bronze sculpture depicting Jesus huddled under a blanket on a park bench has provoked praise and complaints — and a call to the police — in its new North Carolina neighborhood.

Outkast reunite, headline Coachella festival

Outkast reunited onstage after a near decadelong hiatus with a jam-packed set at the Coachella music festival, their first of many performances planned this year.

Instagram goes down, Twitter panics

Instagram went down Saturday morning, leaving some morning Internet users in the lurch for their Internet photograph sharing needs.

Conan O'Brien: Colbert 'right person' to do 'Late Show'

The 50-year-old talk show host said he was never a contender to take over CBS' the "Late Show" when David Letterman announced his retirement last week.

Pass the chipotle-marrow matzo balls, it's Mexican Passover

At Rosa Mexicano restaurants, where tequila meets Manischewitz in the same glass, the Passover menu is inspired by the cuisine of Mexico's nearly 40,000 Jews.

Mickey Rooney to be laid to rest in Hollywood

City News Service reports that a judge signed off Friday on an agreement between Rooney's survivors to have the actor buried at Hollywood Forever Cemetery.

Angels pitcher CJ Wilson's shocking confession

"Racing is much more terrifying, so it makes baseball less intimidating. When you've gone sideways or crashed into a wall at 120-mph, it's not a big deal if somebody scores a run."

'Desert Gold' curators offer alternative festival to Coachella this weekend

This weekend isn't just about the massive Southern California music festival, Coachella. Thirty minutes up the road in Palm Springs, Desert Gold is also starting.

Think you know how to cook eggs? Chances are you're doing it wrong

Food writer Michael Ruhlman has a new cookbook that's an homage to eggs. And where do Americans so often go wrong? Ruhlman says we usually overcook even the simplest dish of scrambled eggs.

Subway: 'Yoga mat chemical' almost out of bread

Subway says an ingredient dubbed the "yoga mat chemical" will be entirely phased out of its bread by next week.