Academy Museum Campaign Gets $50 million From Cheryl and Haim Saban

The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures announces a landmark donation of $50 million from philanthropists Cheryl and Haim Saban. This commitment—the largest gift to the Academy Museum Campaign—brings the museum’s…

San Diego Chargers Moving To LA Is A Bad Idea – Vlog

San Diego Chargers Moving To LA Is A Bad Idea San Diego Chargers Moving To LA Is A Bad Idea The reasons is its not really a move out of…

Golden State Warriors Beat LA Clippers 115 To 98, End Talk Of Better Clippers

Golden State Warriors Beat LA Clippers 115 To 98, End Talk Of Better Clippers Golden State Warriors Beat LA Clippers 115 To 98, End Talk Of Better Clippers via IFTTTyoutu.be/5Qmmzc12X3A

TMZ Sports Colin Kaepernick LA Photo Error Gives Lesson

UPDATE: Was Colin Kaepernick Set Up In Naked Woman Scandal Prior To Contract Talks? Colin Kaepernick has to love this. TMZ Sports has been all over the San Francisco 49ers…

The San Diego Padres Ball Girl Is Catalina McKasson; Will LA Dodgers Sign Her?

The San Diego Padres Ball Girl is Catalina McKasson! The San Diego Padres Ball Girl who made quite a baseball opening day impression on the World when she made that…

Oscars: Rain predicted for 86th Academy Awards as final ceremony preparation … – Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.ukRain has been predicted for the red carpet shenanigans of the upcoming 86th Academy Awards. The latter stages of this week have seen downpours in LA and as a precaution…

Major storm brings needed rain to LA, but at a cost – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesFor some, it was a harrowing day — for two drivers who were rescued after getting trapped by a rock slide near Malibu; for two men rescued from…

Flash Flood Warnings Issued Through LA County – NBC Southern California

NBC Southern CaliforniaMotorists drive by a flooded portion of Ventura Blvd., in Sherman Oak, section of Los Angeles Friday, Feb. 28, 2014. The first wave of a powerful Pacific storm…

Orleans DA asks judge to hold Darren Sharper co-defendant, saying he is a … – The Times-Picayune

The Times-PicayuneOrleans Parish prosecutors asked a judge Friday to hold Darren Sharper co-defendant Erik Nunez without bail until a later hearing because they claimed he is a flight risk due…

City Council Passes LA ‘Fracking’ Ban – CBS Local

CBS LocalLOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — The Los Angeles City Council moved a step closer Friday to make L.A. the biggest city in the nation to approve a moratorium on a…

Ex-NFL star arrested in Los Angeles on New Orleans rape warrant – Reuters

ReutersLOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Former football star Darren Sharper, wanted by New Orleans police as a suspect in two rapes, was arrested on Thursday in Los Angeles, where he pleaded…

Man accused of ‘foot fetish’ crime against boy at Los Angeles skate rink – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Man accused of ‘foot fetish’ crime against boy at Los Angeles skate rinkMinneapolis Star TribuneLOS ANGELES — Police are trying to identify the victims of a 19-year-old Los Angeles roller…

First of two LA rainstorms moving through faster than expected – Los Angeles Times

First of two LA rainstorms moving through faster than expectedLos Angeles TimesA storm dumping light to moderate rain across Los Angeles County on Thursday is moving faster than expected, which…

Blake Griffin’s 23 points, 16 boards help carry Clips past Rockets – ESPN

ESPNLOS ANGELES — The Clippers proved again that they can go nose-to-nose with the Houston Rockets and defend their 1-2 punch of Dwight Howard and James Harden. Blake Griffin had…

Back to Basics: Why the Academy Awards Should Return to the Music Center – LA Magazine (blog)

LA Magazine (blog)Oscar night used to be cinema’s coolest cocktail party—not a glitzy PR campaign. For those golden years the Academy should thank the Los Angeles Music Center, the opulent…

Los Angeles mulling proposal to ban electronic cigarettes in public places – CBS News

CBS NewsThe committee approved a proposal that would ban electronic cigarettes from being used at farmers markets, parks, recreational areas, beaches, bars, nightclubs and outdoor dining areas, CBS Los Angeles…

Clippers Power Past Pelicans – ESPN

ESPNNEW ORLEANS — Between Jamal Crawford’s long-range shooting, Chris Paul’s timely playmaking and Blake Griffin’s presence in the paint, the Los Angeles Clippers have been too much for most teams…

LA council panel backs limits on e-cigarettes – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesA Los Angeles City Council panel on Monday endorsed an array of restrictions on e-cigarettes that would prohibit the vapor-emitting devices from being used in most workplaces and…

Video: Miley Cyrus Brings Out The Flaming Lips to Sing ‘Yoshimi’ at LA Concert – AceShowbiz

AceShowbizThe former Disney star brings out the band’s Wayne Coyne and Steven Drozd to sing their ‘Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots Part 1’. Tweet. Video: Miley Cyrus Brings Out The…

Miley Cyrus twerking circus stops at LA’s Staples Center – Long Beach Press-Telegram

Long Beach Press-TelegramLOS ANGELES >> The spectacle that is pop culture sensation Miley Cyrus touched down for nearly two hours Saturday night at Staples Center and despite twerking, lots of…

FBI to file charges in Southeast LA corruption probe, source says – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesThe FBI on Friday will announce charges in its corruption investigation into Southeast Los Angeles politics that has centered on the family of state Sen. Ronald S. Calderon,…

Justin Bieber’s Hooters Hookup Hottie Looks Really Familiar… Doesn’t She … – PerezHilton.com

PerezHilton.comIs there anything more scrumptious than buffalo wings and a basket of curly fries? Well, yeah! What if your smoking hot server was ALSO on the menu?? And what if…

Nets work out Collins with 10-day contract in mind – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsSAN FRANCISCO — The trade deadline passed with the Nets still needing to fill a frontcourt spot. And that potential signing could be landmark event. The Nets…

BRIT Awards: Niall Horan Laughs Over Justin Bieber’s Arrest Amid Selena … – Entertainmentwise

EntertainmentwiseNiall Horan had a bit of an awkward moment last night at the BRIT Awards when he was asked by host James Corden whether or not he’d been in contact…

Los Angeles Bishop Kept Altar Boy List From Police – NBC Southern California

NBC Southern CaliforniaLos Angeles Bishop Kept Altar Boy List From Police: Deposition. Archbishop Roger Mahony did not want police to question altar boys for fear it would create a “negative…

Up next for the Lakers: Wednesday vs. Houston Rockets – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesRecord vs. Rockets: 1-1. Update: The Lakers won in Houston, 99-98, on Steve Blake’s last-second three-pointer in November but lost there last month, 113-99, with James Harden scoring…

LA Lakers, Dallas Mavericks Reportedly Targeting Kevin Love Trade – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportLA Lakers, Dallas Mavericks Reportedly Targeting Kevin Love Trade. By. Adam Fromal , National NBA Featured Columnist. Feb 18, 2014. Share

Fans may strike out in battle over Dodgers’ new TV home – Los Angeles Times

Fans may strike out in battle over Dodgers’ new TV homeLos Angeles Times25, SportsNet LA, which is owned by the Dodgers and run by Time Warner Cable, has yet to…

Justin Bieber — Eyeing Enormous Atlanta Mansion … On Blackland Road – TMZ.com

TMZ.comAs we reported, Bieber wants to move to Atlanta to be closer to a thriving hip hop community — and this house is extra special because it meets Bieber’s list…

Will BAFTA winners predict the Oscars? – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Journal ConstitutionBEVERLY HILLS, CA – JANUARY 11: (L-R) BAFTA board member Sandro Monetti, actor Barkhad Abdi, and BAFTA board member Kara “KJ” Miller attend the BAFTA LA 2014 Awards…

Los Angeles building steals record from Las Vegas – KVVU Las Vegas

KVVU Las VegasA building under construction in Los Angeles stole a record from a Las Vegas locale Sunday. At 11:15 a.m., workers at the site of the Wilshire Grand, a…

Craigslist killing suspect claims at least 22 victims, including in LA – Los Angeles Times

Craigslist killing suspect claims at least 22 victims, including in LALos Angeles TimesSunbury, Pa., police Officer Travis Bremigen told the Los Angeles Times that he’s already contacted the local FBI…

Lofty Los Angeles office tower launched with record concrete pour – Reuters

ReutersRising 73 stories into the Los Angeles skyline, the New Grand Wilshire tower will measure 1,100 feet (335 meters) high, including a spire affixed to the top of the building,…

Tiger Woods wore a crazy shirt at the 1992 Los Angeles Open – CBS sports.com (blog)

Tiger Woods wore a crazy shirt at the 1992 Los Angeles OpenCBS sports.com (blog)How about this Nike shirt Tiger Woods wore at Riviera Country Club — site of this week’s…

Drivers, Beware: ‘Jamzilla’ Shutdown Begins On 405 Freeway – CBS Local

CBS LocalRamp and lane closures expected to last until early Tuesday began late Friday night on Interstate 405 as the Los Angeles region undergoes another major freeway shutdown with a…