| Jan 18, 2013
| 8:04 AM
The iconic Batmobile from the 1960s television show is set for the auction block this weekend.
The midnight-black and fluorescent-red-pinstriped car that Adam West's Batman used to battle villains in Gotham will be up for grabs Saturday at a Barrett-...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 11:34 AM
More than 170 firefighters battled a “major emergency” structure fire at a Valley Village apartment complex Wednesday, authorities said.
Firefighters first were called out to the 5200 block of Bellingham Avenue around 10 a.m. for a fire...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 4:22 PM
A two-alarm blaze reported at the closed Terminator 2: 3D ride at Universal Studios Hollywood has been mostly extinguished, park officials said.
The fire was reported about 1:15 p.m.
Several dozen firefighters responded to the fire to help protect other...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 7:02 AM
MADRID — Walt Disney was hardly a perfect American.
He may have been the most famous and beloved American during his lifetime. But his private magic kingdom was not always the happiest place on Earth. Disney had his own private torments and is...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Tuesday, November 13.
NBCUniversal has announced that it will cut 500 employees – 1.5 percent of its total workforce. Los Angeles Times
Authorities have identified the victim of a shooting in San Fernando Sunday...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 3:57 PM
The U.S. Supreme Court has pushed back by 10 days the date on which it will consider whether to review the issue of gay marriage in California, according to lawyers in the case.
The court had been set to discuss whether to grant review of Hollingsworth...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 8:54 AM
The California High-Speed Rail Authority said Thursday that it was adding 12 months to the construction schedule for 130 miles of track in the Central Valley, easing what some outside experts have contended was an overly aggressive and risky timeline....
| Nov 19, 2012
| 1:13 PM
A Sacramento County judge has rejected a bid by agricultural interests to temporarily halt California's bullet train project in the Central Valley until a lawsuit can be decided.
After a three-hour hearing, Superior Court Judge Timothy Frawley on Friday...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 6:56 AM
After eight years of legal battle with the entertainment industry, Kaleidescape has found a friend in Hollywood.
Starting Tuesday, the manufacturer of high-end media servers will sell movies and television shows from Warner Bros., a first-of-its-kind...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 7:05 AM
To no surprise of San Fernando Valley voters who were inundated with campaign ads, robo calls and political mail, Reps. Brad Sherman and Howard Berman set a record for spending by candidates in a California congressional race — shelling out more...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 7:59 AM
Disney is shutting down its Disney Movies Online service, which failed to catch on with users.
The site let consumers buy or rent digital versions of Disney and Pixar films and watch the movies on their computers. It was designed to ease the family...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 7:13 AM
It's 8 a.m. Sunday and John Palyok, general manager of a Best Buy store in Burbank, is brandishing a $19.99 Dynex HDMI cable like a battle standard.
A group of 50 employees, mostly in their 20s, gather around him, gulping coffee and nodding slowly....