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5 things to do in LA this week

From the heart of the Southland, this is 5 Every Week. In our inaugural episode, we’ll be running you through five great things you should do in L.A. this week.

To the delight of American fans, Carli Lloyd of the United States scored a hat trick in the first 15 minutes of the FIFA Women's World Cup Final against Japan on Sunday.

After spectacular start, US women win World Cup Final 5-2

The U.S. women's team defeated Japan to win the World Cup 5-2 Sunday after a stunning first half that thrilled fans and set FIFA records.

Minions on LA Times cover

Minions take over LA Times' masthead; Critics cry foul

Sunday's L.A. Times featured a trio of Twinkie-like characters meddling with the paper's sober, storied masthead in an advertising first for the paper.

Deadheads prepare for frenzied final Grateful Dead shows in Chicago

When The Grateful Dead announced that they would be playing a handful of shows that would be both a celebration of the band's 50 years and also their final shows, people lost their minds.

'Orange is the New Black' actress Lea DeLaria's jazz album

When "Orange is the New Black's" Lea DeLaria's not spending time in TV prison, she's singing jazz. DeLaria talks about her new David Bowie cover album, "House of David."

Sonia Manzano retiring after 44 years as Maria on 'Sesame Street'

A beloved resident of Sesame Street since she was a teenager, the character Maria owned the neighborhood repair shop with husband Luis (played by Emilio Delgado, who remains on the show).

3 female thinkers define that other 'F-word': Feminism

How should feminism be defined today? Is it a concept that we still even need? Where are we these days in the battle for equal rights for women?

9 fun and almost-free things to do July 4 weekend

If you're staying in town (and you don't have a friend with a pool), don't worry — there is life beyond beer and burgers. Here's everything you need to know.

'Jurassic World': The sound design behind the Indominus Rex

Al Nelson of Skywalker Sound reveals the real animals whose shrieks and cries eventually became those of the "Jurassic World" baddie, Indominus Rex.

Women's World Cup ratings climb as U.S. team advances to finals

Fox invested a lot of money to broadcast the men and women's World Cup tournaments through 2026, and it's paying off with record-setting viewership.

'Mr. Robot,' 'Ballers' among picks for best summer TV

A flood of some 120 series, both new and returning, are coming to TV sets this summer. So, how to choose which ones to binge-watch by the pool?

Playing with Apple Music to see if it can compete with Spotify

Apple launched its new streaming service Apple Music Tuesday, which includes streaming music, radio and other features. But is better than Spotify?

LAX gets 3 new massive pieces of contemporary art

The pieces were recently unveiled inside LAX's Tom Bradley International Terminal. Mark Bradford's "Bell Tower" hangs directly over the TSA screening area.

Misty Copeland named first black female principal at ABT

American Ballet Theatre announced the promotion six days after Copeland made her New York debut in the role of Odette/Odile in "Swan Lake."

Jack Carter, brash comic, dies at 93

Jack Carter, whose brash, caustic comedy made him a star in early television, died of respiratory failure at his Beverly Hills home.

NBC cuts Donald Trump ties over comments on immigrants

NBC Universal is terminating business ties with Donald Trump over derogatory comments made during his presidential bid announcement.