entertainment

Streisand wows hometown crowd

NEW YORK (AP) – Barbra Streisand was full of Brooklyn pride as she belted out well-known tunes with passion during a concert at the newly built Barclays Center. Thursday night’s three-hour show was Streisand’s return […]

10/12/2012

Hudson, Spears, LL Cool J honor Whitney Houston

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Jennifer Hudson embodied the look of one of her idols, Whitney Houston, during a tribute to the late singer put on by Grammy organizers. Rocking a pompadour and glittery jacket reminiscent […]

10/12/2012

LA's Grand Park debuts with fanfare, free events

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – After a decade of sometimes-contentious planning and design, a carpet of new parkland that cascades down Bunker Hill — from the Los Angeles County Music Center to City Hall — formally […]

10/06/2012

'Homeland,' 'Modern Family' win big at Emmys

LOS ANGELES (AP) – “Homeland,” which puts the battle against terrorism on American soil, was honored as best drama series at Sunday’s Emmys and earned trophies for stars Claire Danes and Damian Lewis. “Modern Family” […]

09/23/2012

Jimmy Kimmel rolls out red carpet as Emmy host

  LOS ANGELES (AP) – After rolling out the red carpet Wednesday morning in anticipation of Sunday’s Emmy ceremony, host Jimmy Kimmel warned he’s planning a prank on folks not watching the show. “I have […]

09/19/2012

Art in the Air Exhibit Opens in Philly

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – A new interactive artwork opening in Philadelphia will make light of your words, but it’s probably not what you think. Montreal-based artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer is preparing to flip the switch on “Open […]

09/16/2012

Legendary songwriter Hal David dies at 91

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hal David, the stylish, heartfelt lyricist who teamed with Burt Bacharach on dozens of timeless songs for movies, television and a variety of recording artists in the 1960s and beyond, has […]

09/01/2012

Experience LA with Maggie McKay

By Maggie McKay, afternoon anchor, KFWB NEWS TALK 980 Looking for something fun to do for any age? Just what the doctor ordered — a spoonful of sugar and a lot of entertainment. Mary Poppins, […]

08/10/2012

Composer Marvin Hamlisch has died

(CNS) – Marvin Hamlisch, a highly prolific Oscar-winning composer best known for the Tony Award-winning “A Chorus Line” and the scores to the films “The Sting” and  “The Way We Were,” has died in Los […]

08/07/2012

Experience LA with Maggie McKay

What are you doing this weekend? by Maggie McKay, afternoon anchor, KFWB NEWS TALK 980 Here’s one for Trekkies and Dodgers fans. Is there such a combo? The Dodgers are betting on it, because tonight […]

08/03/2012

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