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Former DreamWorks President Lewis W. Coleman turns a profit on upgraded Midcentury

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 13:00:00 PST

The reviews are in: This Midcentury home in La Cañada Flintridge is a hit.

Lewis W. Coleman, the former president of DreamWorks Animation, has sold the upgraded five-bedroom house for $4.35 million, or $355,000 above the asking price.

The house sits on a half-acre at the end of a cul-de-sac and...


She used to get high on heroin and lived in a tent. Now she's helping homeless people get off the streets

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 12:50:00 PST

The soft voice from inside the tent could barely be heard over the howling wind, freeway noise and wild flapping of the tarp. So Tiffany Grigg, perched on a milk crate in the mud, leaned in to listen.

It was a 45-degree November morning, and the gray-and-turquoise tent sat in the middle of a forlorn...


A mural with a back story comes to a West Hollywood public school

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 12:30:00 PST

The tale of a new mural in a local schoolyard includes a dash of Charles Dickens and a hint of Hustler Hollywood.

It’s also a telling look at how business gets done and at the differences between public schools in areas of poverty and privilege.

Unveiled last week at West Hollywood Elementary School,...


New Zimbabwe president urges nation to cast aside 'poisoned' politics

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 12:10:00 PST

Zimbabweans must set aside “poisoned” politics and work together to rebuild the nation and reengage the world, new President Emmerson Mnangagwa said Friday, delivering an inclusive message to an exultant crowd that packed a stadium for his inauguration.

Mnangagwa, blamed for a number of the crackdowns...


Amazon workers in Germany, Italy stage Black Friday strike

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 12:05:00 PST

Workers at a half-dozen Amazon distribution centers in Germany and one in Italy walked off the job Friday to demand better wages from the American online giant in a protest timed to coincide with Black Friday.

In Germany, Ver.di union spokesman Thomas Voss said some 2,500 workers were on strike...


China cuts import tariffs on some consumer goods

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 11:45:00 PST

China announced tariff cuts Friday on consumer goods including avocados, mineral water and baby carriages in a new effort to spur economic growth driven by domestic consumption and reduce reliance on trade and investment.

Beijing faces pressure from the United States, Europe and other trading partners...


More tests to be done before Golden Gate Bridge suicide barrier will be added

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 11:45:00 PST

Engineers will have to do more wind testing on a model of the Golden Gate Bridge before the span is modified for a seismic upgrade project and a suicide barrier.

The Marin Independent Journal reports testing done last month in a Canadian lab showed the bridge model performed well under a horizontal...


Varsity Times Insider: The latest sports news from Southern California's high school teams

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 11:32:00 PST

Basketball Nov. 22, 2017, 9:16 p.m. Crespi's Brandon Williams shows he's back on his 18th birthday Eric Sondheimer Brandon Williams, who missed all of last season with a knee injury, gets a dunk for Crespi on Wednesday night. (Eric Sondheimer) There couldn't have been a better present that Crespi...(image)

Newport Harbor alum Cupido helps Cal reach NCAAs, earns award

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 11:00:00 PST

It’s been an eventful week for Cal senior men’s water polo player Luca Cupido.

The Newport Harbor High alumnus scored twice late against host Stanford on Sunday in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation third-place game, helping the Golden Bears earn a 10-9 overtime victory over rival Stanford...


Screenwriters Roger Simon and Sheryl Longin list their 1930s Spanish-style home

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 11:00:00 PST

Screenwriters Roger Simon and Sheryl Longin have listed their home in Hollywood Hills for sale at $3.249 million.

Tucked behind a front courtyard, the 1938 Spanish-style house keeps the eye moving with a multicolored display across the front facade. The bright details continue inside, where interior...


Podcast | Fearsome Twosome: The Rams are 7-3 and prepare to host the New Orleans Saints

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 10:50:00 PST

The Rams are 7-3 a they prepare to host Drew Brees and the 8-2 New Orleans Saints on Sunday at the Coliseum.

Join The Times’ Gary Klein and Lindsey Thiry in their weekly discussion about the team.

This week’s topics include:

The Rams' loss to the Minnesota VikingsInjury updatesPlayoff possibilitiesPreview...(image)

A calmer start to Black Friday shopping in Southern California

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 10:40:00 PST

Chae Woong Bag and his girlfriend had steeled themselves to brave the Black Friday shopping chaos they’d watched on TV back home in Korea.

But when the pair arrived 4:30 a.m. Friday morning at a Target in North Hollywood for their first Black Friday outing, they were the only ones in line. No one...


Today in Entertainment: Russell Simmons responds to sexual misconduct allegations; 'Mystery Science Theater 3000' to return

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 10:16:00 PST

Saying they "feel compelled to stand up for Al Franken," 36 women affiliated with "Saturday Night Live" during the now-senator's 20 years on the show have signed a letter countering sexual harassment allegations recently leveled against the Minnesota Democrat.Signatories included original "SNL"...(image)

Oklahoma City is beginning to figure it out

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 10:05:00 PST

Oklahoma City has spent far more time below .500 than above it this season but the Thunder might not be that far off from figuring out the league’s latest star triumvirate.

The Thunder has a standings climb ahead but the flashes of a better team are there with a top-10 defense, a top-five point...


TV This Week, Nov. 26-Dec. 3: 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' and more

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 10:00:00 PST


A bevy of beauties will strut their stuff in Las Vegas for “The 66th Miss Universe Competition.” Steve Harvey returns as host. 7 p.m. Fox

Young do-gooders collect their due and Kelly Clarkson receives special honors at the “Nickelodeon HALO Awards 2017.” Performers include Kelsea Ballerini...


More than 200 killed as Egypt militants attack mosque in Sinai

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 09:55:00 PST

At least 235 people were killed when gunmen stormed a mosque during Friday prayers in the Sinai Peninsula, setting off explosives and firing on worshipers in what was believed to be the deadliest single attack by Islamist extremists on Egyptian civilians.

There was no immediate claim of responsibility...


Jonathan Gold settles in with Journeymen for duck and Basque cake

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 09:55:00 PST

Do you like duck? Then you might be interested in the new Atwater Village restaurant Journeymen, where David Wilcox prepares more parts of the animal than you may have seen outside Beijing. You can usually find grilled duck breast on the menu, usually with a sweet-savory concoction of apples and...


What we learned from the Chargers' 28-6 victory over the Cowboys

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 09:50:00 PST

Here’s what we learned in the Chargers’ 28-6 win over the Dallas Cowboys:

1. Rivers still has it

While the defense has stood out in the Chargers’ victories this season, quarterback Phillip Rivers took center stage in Dallas and shone brighter than the star painted on midfield.

Rivers, who will...


With 'Princess Cyd,' director Stephen Cone begins to emerge from under the radar

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 09:45:00 PST

Stephen Cone grew up the son of a Southern Baptist minister in South Carolina, where he led Bible study classes in high school while coming to grips with an emerging queer identity.

Now based in Chicago, where he teaches at Northwestern, the 37-year-old is the rare contemporary filmmaker whose...


Denver at Utah is an intriguing NBA matchup next week

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 09:40:00 PST

A look at next week’s best NBA game.

DENVER at UTAH: Tuesday at 7 p.m. PDT. TV: ESPN

This is a battle of mutually sympathetic teams who are trying to cope without their injured star players. Utah already took a hit with center Rudy Gobert being out until next month for a knee bone bruise. Now,...


LAPD chief expects more high-profile Hollywood sex crime allegations

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 09:35:00 PST

Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck said he expects his department — which already is handling more than two dozen allegations of sexual misconduct by Hollywood figures — to investigate even more.

“We anticipate the LAPD and other jurisdictions will receive even more high profile sex crime reports...


For families of Manson victims, 'We went from "Happy Days" to hell in one weekend'

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 09:30:00 PST

When he was a kid, Lou Smaldino loved spending time at his grandmother’s home, rolling down the hill in the front yard with the other grandkids at her Los Feliz home.

When he and his first wife got married, they lived in a small house behind his grandmother’s garage. His grandmother would bring...