Like a sprinkling of Disney’s trademark magic, the hidden-in-plain-sight high-tech special effects in the new “Frozen” musical at Disney California Adventure weave seamlessly and effortlessly into
In one of the most hilarious moments during the hourlong Live Talks Los Angeles conversation between Melissa McCarthy and her husband, fellow comedian Ben Falcone, they were asked about their bigg
On Wednesday afternoon in San Francisco, Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw finished his seventh inning of scoreless baseball and jogged to the dugout. His manager awaited his arrival. Up six runs, Dave
Health insurers across the country are making plans to dramatically raise Obamacare premiums or exit marketplaces amid growing exasperation with the Trump administration’s erratic management of th
The Supreme Court struck down two congressional districts in North Carolina on Monday because they had been gerrymandered along racial lines, with Justice Clarence Thomas joining the court’s liber
In the latest sign that driverless cars and other revolutionary new technologies are shaking automakers to their roots, the chief executive of Ford Motor Co. just got tossed. The replacement of Ma
President Trump on Monday took in the sweeping history of Jerusalem’s Old City on a visit in which he hopes to make some of his own, urging Israeli and Palestinian leaders to take strides toward p
The American Academy of Pediatrics has some new advice about juice: Kids should resist the urge to drink it. If you’re craving something fruity and refreshing, try eating a piece of fruit instead.
We should not be surprised. Chief executive Ross McEwan had no interest in headlines about bad banking, which could only delay a return to public markets.
A 16-year-old boy who “wanted to shoot something and be on the news” was shot by police after a reported family disturbance in La Habra on Monday morning, officials said. The teen was taken to UCI
A good year for “Twin Peaks” fans is about to get even better. A new book based on the cult favorite television show, written by Mark Frost, the show’s co-creator, will be released this Halloween
Emmy-winning TV director and producer Christopher Misiano has sold his home in historic Los Feliz for $4.3 million, or $100,000 over the asking price. Designed by Arthur R. Kelly, the residence wa
U.S. Navy veteran Tamara Lindsay thought Friday would be like any other day, really. She was going to help the Galaxy and Habitat for Humanity build a home for a family in need, then probably go g
A passenger wearing a red "Make America Great Again" hat forced a United Airlines flight from Shanghai to land in San Francisco on Sunday after he became disruptive when he was asked to leave.
President Mike Pence? The question is way ahead of where we are. There’s no solid reason to expect that President Trump will leave office before his term is done, whether by resignation, impeachme
Tehran, May 22, IRNA -- President Hassan Rouhani declared a railway by the Republic of Azerbaijan as one of the several joint projects with the country for his second term of office.
Police say Indianapolis 500 pole-winner Scott Dixon and fellow former race winner Dario Franchitti were robbed at gunpoint while in a Taco Bell drive-through lane. A police report that the robbery
William “Tom” Carey, once a captain in the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department who admitted to obstructing an FBI investigation into county jails and gave federal prosecutors crucial testimony
We pointed out back in March that Trump budget direct Mick Mulvaney displayed an alarming ignorance about Social Security disability benefits during an appearance on the CBS program “Face the Nati
“We just got back from the Middle East,” President Trump said to the president of Israel after his flight from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, to Tel Aviv, the capital of another Middle Eastern country. As
“It's the world's biggest funder of terrorism. Saudi Arabia funnels our petrodollars, our very own money, to fund the terrorists that seek to destroy our people.” So said Donald Trump, private cit
The House Republican legislation scaling back Dodd-Frank financial regulations would reduce federal budget deficits by $24.1 billion over the next decade — in part by slashing funding for the Cons
Year-round “Star Wars” hype is giving a boost to Hollywood’s merchandising business. Licensed goods based on movies and other entertainment properties generated $118 billion in global retail sales
Splitting an ISA or SIPP up into a number of funds or stocks is something the vast majority of investors do, however not so many take an important additional step.
Luanda - Angola plans to substantially increase its diamond production in the coming years, as a result of the existing cooperation with Russia in the geological-mining domain, the Secretary of Stat
Shiraz, May 22, IRNA – Director General of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization of Fars Province Moseyeb Amiri announced on Monday that number of foreign tourists, who visited prov
A high school honor student from Fresno drowned in the San Joaquin River over the weekend, marking the latest fatality in the Central Valley as rivers churn violently as a result of California’s r
President Trump is receiving generally high marks, even from some of his usual critics, for the speech he delivered Sunday in Saudi Arabia at the Arab Islamic American Summit – especially for his
Cody Leibel, developer and heir to a Canadian construction fortune, has sold his home in Beverly Crest for $17.995 million in a deal completed off-market. The buyer, per sources not authorized to
Portable alcohol has been kept out of the Goods and Services tax (GST) regime but industrial alcohol, including ethanol, will be taxed at 18 percent once the new regime rolls out from scheduled July
CNBC-TV18#39;s Sapna Das reports that National Calamity Contingent Duty (NCCD) on Cigarettes will continue once the GST rolls out. Tax incidence is expected to go up by 5 percent due to the NCCD com
To the editor: We all are living our own Shakespearean drama: a flawed character has successfully ascended to the ultimate power that he so dearly sought. However, victory is taking on an increasi
At the beginning of his tenure as the minister for road transport and highways -- Nitin Gadkari had set an ambitious target of constructing an average of 40 kilometres of roads every day. However, t
To the editor: Thanks to David Lazarus for framing the healthcare issue the way he did. (“Miss USA spoke for many Americans when she said healthcare isn't a right,” May 19) In my view, the major f