Life & Leisure News Life & Leisure News from en 60 The NFL Playoff Picture Heading Into Week 17 The NFL playoffs still weren't clear after Week 16 ended on Sunday. Here's who got knocked out, who's in, who needs help, and what's up for grabs with the playoffs heading into Week 17 Mon, 22 Dec 2014 11:27:00 -0600 Forbes - Lifestyle Watch USC sophomore Su'a Cravens discuss his NFL future One game remains in Su’a Cravens' sophomore season at USC, but the NFL is already on the linebacker's mind. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 11:07:00 -0600'a%20Cravens%20discuss%20his%20NFL%20future L.A. Times - Fashion & Style Ex-Milwaukee officer won't be charged in shooting death of black man A Milwaukee police officer who shot and killed a black man in April will not face charges, the city’s district attorney announced Monday, calling the officer's use of his gun "justified self-defense." Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:59:00 -0600't%20be%20charged%20in%20shooting%20death%20of%20black%20man L.A. Times - Fashion & Style American Apparel receives takeover offer, adopts poison pill plan Beleaguered retailer American Apparel Inc. said Monday it was considering a takeover bid, a day after adopting a poison pill plan to fend off unwanted buyers. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:57:00 -0600,%20adopts%20poison%20pill%20plan L.A. Times - Fashion & Style Trojans in the NFL: Reggie Bush contributes in Lions' victory After spending three games sidelined in November because of an ankle injury, Reggie Bush is back to full steam for the Detroit Lions. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:53:00 -0600'%20victory L.A. Times - Fashion & Style How "Uptown Funk" Proves Bruno Mars Is Exactly Like Coldplay   “Uptown Funk,” a song we’ve heard before, now sits at number three on the Billboard Hot 100. As this tune is quite the spirited homage—or unmitigated rip-off, depending on your point of view—and as we’ve been devouring it on both iTunes (where it’s currently the most downloaded single) and terrestrial ... Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:45:00 -0600 Forbes - Lifestyle David Archuleta Performs First-Ever Forbes Holiday Concert David Archuleta stopped by Forbes Magazine in New York City to talk about his career and love for Christmas music, and to perform a couple holiday songs for the Forbes staff. Read the article on Forbes: Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:44:25 -0600 Forbes - Lifestyle David Archuleta Sings 'The First Noel' in the Forbes Newsroom David Archuleta surprises the staff at Forbes Magazine in New York City with a little holiday cheer. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:44:25 -0600'The%20First%20Noel'%20in%20the%20Forbes%20Newsroom Forbes - Lifestyle David Archuleta Performs Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas for Forbes David Archuleta gifts the staff at Forbes Magazine in New York City with a little holiday cheer. Here he is performing "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas." Read the article on Forbes: Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:44:25 -0600 Forbes - Lifestyle 50 Shades of Grey To Debut At Berlin Film Festival The film will debut in Berlin two days before it opens in U.S. theaters on Feb. 13, 2015 Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:32:05 -0600 TIME Easy dinner recipes: Ragouts, gratins and more for Meatless Monday It's Monday, and you know what that means. Even if you have no intention of going vegetarian, it doesn't hurt to give up meat once in a while. Meatless Monday is a perfect time to try, and with these hearty ideas, you might never notice that something is missing. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:30:00 -0600,%20gratins%20and%20more%20for%20Meatless%20Monday L.A. Times - Fashion & Style France's Alstom to pay U.S. a record $772 million for foreign bribery The Justice Department on Monday announced that a French power and transportation company had agreed to pay the largest criminal fine ever under a U.S. law that prohibits bribery of foreign officials. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:28:00 -0600's%20Alstom%20to%20pay%20U.S.%20a%20record%20$772%20million%20for%20foreign%20bribery L.A. Times - Fashion & Style Home of the Day: In good company on Glendower A steep stairway leads up to this 1949 Traditional, which sits on the same street as Frank Lloyd Wright’s Ennis House and Richard Neutra’s Wirin House in Los Feliz. The four-bedroom residence makes the most of its lofted setting with a large bay window in the living room and a... Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:27:00 -0600 L.A. Times - Fashion & Style Reese Witherspoon On 60 Minutes: 'I Have Something To Say' That “something” wasn’t a major personal revelation or a dramatic declaration, but it was still important. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:23:00 -0600'I%20Have%20Something%20To%20Say' Forbes - Lifestyle Reese Witherspoon Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:23:00 -0600 Forbes - Lifestyle