Los Angeles Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Los Angeles, CA.

Results 1 - 20 of 93 for "u:santacruzsentinel.com" in Los Angeles, CA

  1. AP source: Harrison Ford crash-lands plane on golf courseRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Harrison Ford crash-landed his vintage airplane at a Los Angeles golf course Thursday, an official said. He suffered moderate injuries and was taken to a hospital.

    Comment?

  2. LAPD killing of Skid Row robbery suspect triggers investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    LOS ANGELES >> Amid expressions of anger from the black community, an investigation was underway today into the shooting death on skid row of a robbery suspect who allegedly grabbed a patrolman's weapon during a scuffle with several Los Angeles police officers. Three officers, including a sergeant fired their guns in the noon-hour struggle outside the Union Rescue Mission in the center of a homeless community that has grown in population in recent years.

    Comment?

  3. Review: Moore invigorates dark, messy 'Maps to the Stars'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    "Maps to the Stars" is such a deliriously perfect title for a Hollywood send-up that it's amazing it hasn't been used in that form before. The tritest of all exercises in voyeuristic celebrity worship, that flimsy fold-up guide to the homes of actors and actresses represents the ultimate divide between the "haves" and "have-nots."

    Comment?

  4. Apple shines the spotlight on high school filmmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    As red carpet regulars preened on Hollywood's biggest night, a group of up-and-coming filmmakers from the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts got a taste of the spotlight too. During the Academy Awards telecast Sunday, Apple aired an ad highlighting short films made by 10th- and 11th-graders at the Los Angeles school.

    Comment?

  5. Oscars 2015: a Birdmana wins best pictureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Julianne Moore accepts the award for best actress in a leading role for ìStill Alice" at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. It was head over heart at the 87th Academy Awards on a rainy Sunday night in Hollywood.

    Comment?

  6. High collars and demure gowns on the Oscars red carpetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    High collars replaced sexy cutouts, and Classic Hollywood in blacks and whites took hold of the Oscars red carpet Sunday night with help from a smoking Saint Laurent worn by Margot Robbie and a heavily pearled look for fashion It girl Lupita Nyong'o. There was a slight show of color.

    Comment?

  7. Ray Bradbury home's demise has LA re-examining its historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    It was the house where Ray Bradbury wrote "Something Wicked This Way Comes," and when the bulldozer came to knock it down literary scholars and preservationists were aghast. The bright yellow home with the big bay windows where the author lived and worked for 54 years wasn't the first Los Angeles landmark to be flattened of course.

    Comment?

  8. 'Birdman' scores at Spirit Awards; Michael Keaton wins best actorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    A day before it may soar at the Oscars, "Birdman" spread its wings at the 30th Independent Film Spirit Awards, winning best picture, best actor for Michael Keaton and best cinematography. The elegantly stitched together backstage comedy came away the big winner at the annual pre-Oscars afternoon celebration of independent film on Saturday.

    Comment?

  9. Spirit Awards now more than indie appetizer to OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    The blur between the Spirit Awards and the Academy Awards - set a day apart on different sides of Los Angeles, with distinctly different dress codes - is nearly complete. Increasingly, the films honored at the Oscars come from the independent world that the Spirit Awards were created to celebrate.

    Comment?

  10. 'American Horror Story' actor in critical condition after car accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Ben Woolf, from "American Horror Story: Freak Show," was in critical condition Friday at a Los Angeles hospital, after getting clipped by a speeding car's side mirror. The Los Angeles Police Department reportedly told E! News the collision happened at Hollywood Blvd. and Gramercy Place.

    Comment?

  11. Oakland Raiders propose LA-area stadium, shared with ChargersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    With no long-term stadium deals inked in their hometowns, the Oakland Raiders and San Diego Chargers on Thursday unveiled a proposal under which the bitter AFC West rivals would play on the same field in a stadium outside Los Angeles. In a joint statement released Thursday evening, the teams said they'll still negotiate in 2015 to stay in their current markets, but if no deal is done, they may meet in a privately financed $1.7-billion stadium at a former landfill in Carson, 15 miles south of LA.

    Comment?

  12. 'Parks and Recreation' writer-producer Harris Wittels diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Harris Wittels, who worked as a writer and executive producer on the NBC comedy "Parks and Recreation," was found dead Thursday of a possible drug overdose at his Los Angeles home, police said. He was 30. Wittels' assistant found him at his home in the Los Feliz area around noon, and he was pronounced dead at the scene, police officer Rosario Herrera said.

    Comment?

  13. Ruth E. Carter's meeting with Spike Lee changed everythingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Even while living in a tiny apartment in Los Angeles' Koreatown in the 1980s, Carter found herself not on film sets, but working for local theater companies and designing for dance troupes in her spare time. "I was a snobby theater person, you know? I didn't really think very much of film," Carter said in a recent phone interview.

    Comment?

  14. Organ master Doug Carn visits Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    At least, an unassuming persona served Doug Carn well during his formative years in the 1960s, when he soaked up information from pioneering Hammond B-3 organists such as Jimmy Smith and Brother Jack McDuff. "I had a lot of humility and respect for the art form," says Carn, 66, a seminal B-3 player and respected pianist who recorded a series of influential albums for the short-lived Black Jazz label in the 1970s.

    Comment?

  15. Birth of a Nation' -- 100 years on, debate on film enduresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    D.W. Griffith's three-hour Civil War epic, "The Birth of a Nation," was released in April 1915 after a special showing in March at President Woodrow Wilson's White House. It is widely recognized as a blueprint for the feature-length movie and as a showcase for Griffith's Tolstoyan command of historical narrative, from the battlefield to the front porch.

    Comment?

  16. Asia eyes Oscar glitz, glamour even as its own films absentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Asia will be tuning in to the Oscars and its glitz and glamour, even though the region's films are missing from the shortlists. Users of Chinese social media discuss animatedly whether comedy "Birdman" or the 12-years-in the-making "Boyhood" will win best picture - movies that haven't been shown in theaters here but are available on streaming websites.

    Comment?

  17. Gavin Newsom says hea ll run for California governor in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    In this Saturday, March 8, 2014 file photo, California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom smiles while speaking at the California Democrats State Convention in Los Angeles.

    Comment?

  18. California Drought: Divide emerging as Northern California getting much more rain than SouthernRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Lots of issues divide Northern and Southern California: The Giants vs. the Dodgers. Hollywood vs. Silicon Valley.

    Comment?

  19. Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper to face rape charges next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    A preliminary hearing for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper on charges that he drugged and raped two women he met at a West Hollywood nightclub has been tentatively set for Feb. 17. A Los Angeles Superior Court judge set the new hearing date Tuesday after meeting privately with prosecutors and defense lawyers. Sharper has pleaded not guilty to giving women drugs and raping them while they were unconscious.

    Comment?

  20. Santa Ana winds knock out power to thousands in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Power was being restored Sunday to tens of thousands of people who lost electricity in Southern California after fierce Santa Ana winds gusting as much as 89 mph toppled trees and power poles. The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power said Saturday's outages affected more than 54,000 customers - mostly in the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles.

    Comment?

Los Angeles Job Listings
View or post Los Angeles job listings on Topix.
Los Angeles Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Los Angeles from Topix.
Los Angeles Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Los Angeles on Topix.