It was the end of a long week for hundreds of volunteers who had come to Los Angeles to build homes for the city's neediest residents. In a closing ceremony in San Pedro that late fall evening in…
Habitat for Humanity
For those who've lived there, and even better, taken in the music scene, there's no place like New Orleans. But when Hurricane Katrina destroyed much of the city, the Nola music scene was especially…
When it comes to corporate social responsibility, Warner Bros. likes to enlist some help from its employees — all of them. That's the philosophy at the core of Warner Bros. Impact, started in 2008 to…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Hollywood women will be trading in their power suits for power tools June 15 as the ninth annual Habitat for Humanity build day commences on the Sony lot.
Dutch photographer Theo Kingma has been elected the next president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn.
The first day of the workshop featured a seemingly endless barrage of biz-related activities. The 17 youngsters from across Los Angeles who participated, rotated through workshops on commercials…
To those protesting outside the Los Angeles Times and collecting signatures to prevent the dreaded Koch brothers from acquiring the newspaper, consider a popular adage with particular resonance in…
If President Obama's nominee to chair the FCC, Tom Wheeler, is confirmed, there's a good chance it will only be after he answers a few questions from lawmakers on an issue that's proved vexing to his…
Comcast Corp. said its first-quarter net income rose 17% on the strength of revenue from cable subscribers, though the owner of NBCUniversal said revenue at that unit fell 2.4% due to comparisons…
Baz Luhrmann took me by surprise four years ago when he confided over lunch that he intended to shoot "The Great Gatsby" as his next movie — he explained that he had become obsessed with the "Gatsby"…
Earth Day may still conjure images of hippies asking people to save the planet, but at UTA, planet-saving has taken on a decidedly high-tech edge.