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Festival of Books: How actor Jason Segel rescued his own 'Nightmares!'

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Festival of Books: How actor Jason Segel rescued his own 'Nightmares!'
The first time Jason Segel shopped the story "Nightmares!," before it became a bestselling children's book, it was the first script he had ever written and he sold it to a big company.

Football: Sophomore Malik Street transfers to Narbonne

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Narbonne isn't just making plans to repeat as City Section champions in football this fall. The Gauchos have aspirations of being one of the top teams in Southern California, and their talent level keeps increasing.

'Furious 7': The road to $1.15 billion at the box office

published less than 1 hour ago
'Furious 7': The road to $1.15 billion at the box office
Nineteen days. That's all it took for "Furious 7" to become Universal Pictures' highest grossing release worldwide in its 103-year history.

Garrett Richards makes his return as Angels lose to Astros, 4-3

published about 1 hour ago
Garrett Richards makes his return as Angels lose to Astros, 4-3
Garrett Richards was good but not great Sunday in his long-awaited return from left-knee surgery.

Cauthen Believes Another Triple Crown Victor Is In Sight

published about 1 hour ago
The best living symbol of horse racing's Holy Grail was on the phone this week, keeping the hope and vision alive.


MCSO: Inmate dies in Tent City

published about 1 hour ago
MCSO: Inmate dies in Tent City
Officials believe a Tent City inmate died from natural causes after his body was discovered Thursday morning         

Goodyear motor home fire hospitalizes man

published about 5 hours ago
Goodyear motor home fire hospitalizes man
Goodyear motor home fire melts traffic light, sends driver to hospital         

Is your child sitting uncomfortably? Then we’ll begin

published about 6 hours ago
Those hard stacking chairs found in classrooms across the country may be giving schoolchildren bad backs. So one woman is campaigning to make lessons less ... more

Tempe police arrest murder suspect

published about 8 hours ago
Tempe police arrest murder suspect
Tempe police announced Sunday morning the arrest of the 39-year-old murder suspect in a fatal shooting near University and Priest drives.         

ArtsBeat: Los Angeles County Museum of Art Reveals New Acquisitions

published about 8 hours ago
On LACMA’s 50th anniversary, a $100 million fundraising campaign is well underway.

Festival of Books: How actor Jason Segel rescued his own 'Nightmares!'

published less than 1 hour ago
Festival of Books: How actor Jason Segel rescued his own 'Nightmares!'
The first time Jason Segel shopped the story "Nightmares!," before it became a bestselling children's book, it was the first script he had ever written ... more

Football: Sophomore Malik Street transfers to Narbonne

published less than 1 hour ago
Narbonne isn't just making plans to repeat as City Section champions in football this fall. The Gauchos have aspirations of being one of the top ... more

'Furious 7': The road to $1.15 billion at the box office

published less than 1 hour ago
'Furious 7': The road to $1.15 billion at the box office
Nineteen days. That's all it took for "Furious 7" to become Universal Pictures' highest grossing release worldwide in its 103-year history.

Garrett Richards makes his return as Angels lose to Astros, 4-3

published less than 1 hour ago
Garrett Richards makes his return as Angels lose to Astros, 4-3
Garrett Richards was good but not great Sunday in his long-awaited return from left-knee surgery.

Cauthen Believes Another Triple Crown Victor Is In Sight

published about 1 hour ago
The best living symbol of horse racing's Holy Grail was on the phone this week, keeping the hope and vision alive.

Trying to Make Sense of Homaro Cantu’s Death

published 2 days ago
Trying to Make Sense of Homaro Cantu’s Death
Questions linger in Chicago after the suicide of the inventive and ambitious star chef.
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Drink: Everything’s Coming Up Daisies

published 2 days ago
Drink: Everything’s Coming Up Daisies
Spirits, fruit and a splash of fizz make for a drink as refreshing as its name.
NYT > Food   

A Good Appetite: Springtime Sheet-Pan Chicken

published 2 days ago
A Good Appetite: Springtime Sheet-Pan Chicken
A sheet-pan supper, usually hearty winter fare, pares down for spring.
NYT > Food   

City Kitchen: Mapo Tofu Goes Vegetarian

published 2 days ago
City Kitchen: Mapo Tofu Goes Vegetarian
This meatless version of a wildly popular menu item in many Chinese restaurants satisfies on every level.
NYT > Food   

Wines of The Times: Wine Review: Santa Rita Hills Pinot Noir

published Thu, Apr 16 2015 14:36 GMT
Wines of The Times: Wine Review: Santa Rita Hills Pinot Noir
A status report on the progress of wines from a relatively new region.
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Festival of Books: Tips for travelers from safety expert Kevin Coffey

published about 6 hours ago
Festival of Books: Tips for travelers from safety expert Kevin Coffey
Visiting other countries should not be scary and compromise your safety. But if you take some basic precautions, it could save you a lot of ... more

Digiboo a movie-rental option for jet-setters

published about 8 hours ago
Think Redbox for jet-setters who prefer to download rather than stream. Say what? It's a new movie-rental option found in several airports in the U.S. ... more

Letters: Add New Salem, Ill., to Abraham Lincoln's stops

published about 9 hours ago
It's incredible that the story " They're All Players in Lincoln's Story " [April 12], a collection of places associated with Abraham Lincoln, managed to ... more

Travel tips at Los Angeles Times Festival of Books

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FESTIVAL OF BOOKS

Remote-Controlled Jets? Tragic Crash Prompts Debate

published about 14 hours ago
Remote-Controlled Jets? Tragic Crash Prompts Debate
Technology that would allow planes to be controlled remotely in situations similar to the Germanwings tragedy is being eyed by German authorities.