By Mikael Wood, Los Angeles Times
August 30, 2014 6 a.m.
On Feb. 10, 2013, Kimbra walked onto the Staples Center stage and accepted a Grammy Award from Prince, who added his own seal of approval before reading the Recording Academy's pick for record of the year.
Washington State University Vancouver will show "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" at 8 p.m. Thursday in the outdoor amphitheater on campus, 14204 N.E. Salmon Creek Ave. The movie and snacks are free. Donations of nonperishable food will be collected for the Cougar Food Pantry. Parking is free after 7 p.m.
By LYNN ELBER, Associated Press
August 25, 2014 9:41 p.m.
LOS ANGELES — "Modern Family" and "Breaking Bad" triumphed at Monday's Emmy Awards, proving that established broadcast and cable series retain the power to fend off challenges from upstart online series like "Orange Is the New Black."
By Glenn Whipp, Los Angeles Times
August 25, 2014 6 a.m.
LOS ANGELES — A prison guard locks a drug-addled inmate in a closet. When he returns to check on her, she's slumped against the wall, dead. The guard panics, ties an electrical cord around her neck and hangs her from a pipe, trying to make her overdose look like a suicide.
By GILLIAN FLACCUS, Associated Press
August 24, 2014 7:49 p.m.
LOS ANGELES — Death Row Records founder and rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight was injured in an early morning shooting Sunday in a packed nightclub but was expected to survive, a Los Angeles County sheriff's sergeant said.
By Adam Bernstein, The Washington Post
August 24, 2014 7:33 p.m.
Richard Attenborough, a baby-faced actor whose growing annoyance at playing "psychopaths and little squirts" led him to become a filmmaker, and who won Academy Awards as the director and producer of "Gandhi," died Sunday in London. He was 90.
By Josh Rottenberg, Los Angeles Times
August 24, 2014 6 a.m.
Godzilla couldn't do it. Spidey couldn't do it. Tom Cruise couldn't do it. In the end, history may show that it took the combined forces of a gun-toting space raccoon, a talking tree and four crime-fighting turtles to finally break Hollywood's Great Summer Slump of 2014.