Life & Leisure News Life & Leisure News from en 60 Morgan Spurlock ‘Shed a Little Tear’ When Zayn Malik Left One Direction He directed the 2013 documentary 'One Direction: This is Us' Wed, 01 Apr 2015 16:36:08 -0500 TIME What's old is new again: Brown called for 25% water cuts in the 1970s Gov. Jerry Brown’s order Wednesday for a 25% mandatory cut in water use, a response to the state’s devastating drought, comes almost four decades after the governor faced a similar water crisis that pitted water-rich Northern California against its thirsty southern neighbors. Wed, 01 Apr 2015 16:26:00 -0500's%20old%20is%20new%20again:%20Brown%20called%20for%2025%%20water%20cuts%20in%20the%201970s L.A. Times - Fashion & Style Review: ‘Sinatra,’ Alex Gibney’s New HBO Documentary, Explores a Legend Mr. Gibney examines Sinatra’s life and career, including challenges he faced amid the cultural upheaval of the 1960s. Wed, 01 Apr 2015 16:22:05 -0500,%E2%80%99%20Alex%20Gibney%E2%80%99s%20New%20HBO%20Documentary,%20Explores%20a%20Legend NYT > Arts L.A. agrees to spend $1 billion to fix sidewalks in ADA case Los Angeles has tentatively agreed to spend more than $1 billion over the next three decades to fix a massive backlog of broken sidewalks and make other improvements to help those with disabilities navigate the city, leaders said Wednesday. Wed, 01 Apr 2015 16:19:00 -0500$1%20billion%20to%20fix%20sidewalks%20in%20ADA%20case L.A. Times - Fashion & Style Review: Alexi Kenney at Weill Recital Hall Mr. Kenney’s program included a Westhoff suite for solo violin, a Schumann sonata, a Shawn Jaeger premiere and a partner, the pianist Renana Gutman. Wed, 01 Apr 2015 16:14:35 -0500 NYT > Arts Auto sales tap the brakes in March U.S. car buyers tapped the brakes in March, a sign of a long-expected slowdown in the blistering pace of sales. Wed, 01 Apr 2015 16:10:14 -0500 L.A. Times - Fashion & Style Complaint system for helicopter noise begins operations countywide Los Angeles County residents can now complain about noisy low-flying  helicopters to a website and hotline sponsored by the Federal Aviation Administration. Wed, 01 Apr 2015 16:08:00 -0500 L.A. Times - Fashion & Style McDonald's to raise pay for employees at its U.S. stores Fast food giant McDonald’s Corp. will raise wages for its workers, and plans to provide paid vacation and other benefits for employees at its U.S. restaurants, the company announced Wednesday. Wed, 01 Apr 2015 16:06:00 -0500's%20to%20raise%20pay%20for%20employees%20at%20its%20U.S.%20stores L.A. Times - Fashion & Style Oil rig fire in Gulf of Mexico kills at least four workers A fire at an offshore oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico on Wednesday killed at least four workers and sent dozens leaping into the water for safety. Wed, 01 Apr 2015 16:04:00 -0500 L.A. Times - Fashion & Style When you're the world's newest oldest person, you get your nails done On the day Gertrude Weaver is said to have been born, the U.S. had just won a major victory in the Spanish-American War, and you could see a matinee show at the Los Angeles Theater downtown for 25 cents. Wed, 01 Apr 2015 16:04:00 -0500're%20the%20world's%20newest%20oldest%20person,%20you%20get%20your%20nails%20done L.A. Times - Fashion & Style Books of The Times: Review: Dennis Lehane’s ‘World Gone By’ Completes a Loose Trio of Novels The author’s third book to feature members of the Coughlin family is suspenseful, devious, well-constructed and as filled with ethical questions as it is with gangsters. Wed, 01 Apr 2015 15:48:34 -0500 NYT > Arts Whitney Museum Contemplates a Bigger Future, With Bigger Expenses As it prepares to open its new $422 million Lower Manhattan home, the Whitney Museum of American Art is bracing for the difficulties of paying to operate the building. Wed, 01 Apr 2015 15:30:14 -0500,%20With%20Bigger%20Expenses NYT > Arts Remote Canadian resort is pricey, but grandparents can stay free Multigenerational vacations have become a popular offering with tour companies, and it's all the better when some members of a group can get their share of a trip comped. Clayoquot Wilderness Resort, a float-plane ride away from Tofino, British Columbia, bills itself as a place that's remote,... Wed, 01 Apr 2015 15:18:19 -0500,%20but%20grandparents%20can%20stay%20free Travel - Chicago Tribune Apps entertain, grant keyless hotel room entry Action Movie (Free for iOS with in-app purchases for additional effects) Wed, 01 Apr 2015 15:12:55 -0500,%20grant%20keyless%20hotel%20room%20entry Travel - Chicago Tribune Flavor Innovation: Will Lean Proteins Take Over Restaurant Menus? With obesity levels still high in America, it makes sense that most American consumers are starting to think about eating healthier. While the bad news is that more than two-thirds of Americans were overweight or obese in 2014, the good news is that nearly all consumers are trying to improve ... Wed, 01 Apr 2015 15:02:00 -0500 Forbes - Lifestyle