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Anime Expo: Creative Cosplay Downtown

Manga and comics fans gather for talks, costuming, more. »

Weekend: Happy Fourth of July

Weekend: Happy Fourth of July

Fireworks sparkle up SoCal skies. Plus: Anime Expo, LEGO Queen Mary, Humpack Whales in 3D, 24-hour clock film »

Peas in Guacamole? Obama Weighs in on Twitter Debate

Peas in Guacamole? Obama Weighs in on Twitter Debate

President Barack Obama has a message for The New York Times: please don't pass the peas. »

Happy Canada Day: Best SoCal Poutines

Happy Canada Day: Best SoCal Poutines

Dig into one of the iconic dishes of the Great White North. »

Huell Howser's Desert Pad for Rent

Huell Howser's Desert Pad for Rent

The home that belonged to the affable TV host is a vacation rental. »

Big Independence Day Fireworks Around SoCal

Big Independence Day Fireworks Around SoCal

Grand Park, the Rose Bowl, the Hollywood Bowl, and more top spots are going over the top. »

SoCal Fourth of July (Fireworks-Free Edition)

SoCal Fourth of July (Fireworks-Free Edition)

Classic movies, beer tastings, and more are part of the non-pyrotechnic party. »

Tick Tock: 24-Hour Movie Returns to LACMA

Tick Tock: 24-Hour Movie Returns to LACMA

Artist Christian Marclay's time-centered cinematic treat stays for a longer run. »

Auctioned: Marilyn Monroe's Grave Marker

Auctioned: Marilyn Monroe's Grave Marker

The bronze piece, which formerly marked her grave site in Westwood, goes for over $200,000. »

New: "Humpback Whales 3D" at California Science Center

New: "Humpback Whales 3D" at California Science Center

Eye the 50-foot animals on a 7-story-tall screen. »

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