Life & Leisure News Life & Leisure News from en 60 A band of brothers named Ball makes Chino Hills a basketball contender Whether he's throwing length-of-the-court passes for assists, firing in threes from NBA range, dunking on drives to the basket or using his 6-foot-6 frame to rebound and block shots, Lonzo Ball of Chino Hills is always the player to watch on a basketball court."He has to be one of the ... Fri, 27 Nov 2015 02:00:00 -0600 L.A. Times - Fashion & Style Glenn Greenwald: Why the CIA is smearing Edward Snowden after the Paris attacks Decent people see tragedy and barbarism when viewing a terrorism attack. American politicians and intelligence officials see something else: opportunity. Bodies were still lying in the streets of Paris when CIA operatives began exploiting the resulting fear and anger to advance long-standing political... Thu, 26 Nov 2015 12:00:00 -0600 L.A. Times - Fashion & Style For the record Jim Perry: In the Nov. 25 California section, the obituary of Jim Perry, a former host of "Card Sharks" and other game shows, said that he worked in Armed Forces Radio during World War II. He did so during the Korean War."Creed" review: In the Nov. 25 Calendar section, a ... Thu, 26 Nov 2015 02:00:00 -0600 L.A. Times - Fashion & Style California homeless man accused of collecting submachine guns, silencers and handguns Richard Cunningham was homeless. But he wasn’t gun-less, police allege. Deputies found a cache of weapons at his Harbor City encampment, including: two fully operational submachine guns, four handguns, two makeshift silencers and numerous rounds of ammunition, according to Det. Mark Pope of the... Wed, 25 Nov 2015 21:01:00 -0600,%20silencers%20and%20handguns L.A. Times - Fashion & Style Lakers Coach Byron Scott says struggling Kobe Bryant can still play in NBA It has been a mighty struggle so far this season for Kobe Bryant, resulting in Lakers Coach Byron Scott having to answer numerous questions from reporters about his star after practice Wednesday. It was Bryant's woeful one-for-14 shooting performance in the Lakers' 111-77 loss to the Golden State... Wed, 25 Nov 2015 20:45:00 -0600 L.A. Times - Fashion & Style David Canary, Star of ‘All My Children,’ Dies at 77 After first appearing on the soap opera in 1984, Mr. Canary won five Daytime Emmy Awards and received 16 nominations in the outstanding lead actor category. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 20:41:04 -0600,%20Star%20of%20%E2%80%98All%20My%20Children,%E2%80%99%20Dies%20at%2077 NYT > Arts Mack McCormick, Student of Texas Blues, Dies at 85 Mr. McCormick, a folklorist who spent a lifetime searching out forgotten or unrecorded singers all over Texas, traveled thousands of miles to amass a blues archive. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 20:37:07 -0600,%20Student%20of%20Texas%20Blues,%20Dies%20at%2085 NYT > Arts For Thanksgiving Day, some gratitude through the ages Thanksgiving, the most traditional of holidays, has gotten downright trendy in a way. Psychologists and self-help authors are full of praise these days for the ways in which thanksgiving, with a small "t", can change our lives, make us more optimistic and likely to succeed. Of course, that view... Wed, 25 Nov 2015 20:30:00 -0600,%20some%20gratitude%20through%20the%20ages L.A. Times - Fashion & Style A Southern California Thanksgiving Who told the story first? The story of Native Americans bringing food to the Pilgrims, who were hungry, weary, wary neighbors in Plymouth — roasted fowl, gourds, corn and fish? The traditional Thanksgiving turkeys of my Southern California childhood, awkwardly big birds on my mother's Formica counter,... Wed, 25 Nov 2015 20:15:00 -0600 L.A. Times - Fashion & Style Eat, shop, click: Another kind of Black Friday How great is technology? It can cure diseases, send humans into space and ensure that we never have to set foot in a Wal-Mart or Best Buy again if we don't want to. On Black Friday, the day we flock to big box stores to save money on flat-screen TVs, ... Wed, 25 Nov 2015 20:00:00 -0600,%20shop,%20click:%20Another%20kind%20of%20Black%20Friday L.A. Times - Fashion & Style David Canary, 'All My Children' actor, dies at 77 Longtime soap opera actor David Canary, best known for his role as twin brothers on "All My Children," died Nov. 16 of natural causes at his home in Wilton, Conn., said a representative of the Bouton Funeral Home. Canary was 77. His career spanned more than five decades, with appearances ... Wed, 25 Nov 2015 19:47:00 -0600,%20'All%20My%20Children'%20actor,%20dies%20at%2077 L.A. Times - Fashion & Style Cybersecurity experts warn about ModPOS malware aimed at retailers Just as millions of Americans are steeling themselves for the holiday shopping season, cybersecurity researchers are warning about a stealthy malware aimed at stealing credit card and debit card numbers from retailers. Cybersecurity firm iSight Partners revealed research about the malware, dubbed... Wed, 25 Nov 2015 19:38:00 -0600 L.A. Times - Fashion & Style Gold and platinum offer clues about the moon's mysterious tilt A total solar eclipse occurs somewhere on Earth about once every year and a half, on average. But imagine if it happened every single month. For this to be the case, the moon would have to orbit Earth in the same plane in which Earth travels around the sun – that ... Wed, 25 Nov 2015 19:33:00 -0600's%20mysterious%20tilt L.A. Times - Fashion & Style June Wilkerson dies at 91; nun helped hundreds erase their gang ties Sister June Wilkerson, a Catholic nun who organized a tattoo removal program that helped hundreds of San Fernando Valley residents shed their gang affiliations, has died. She was 91. Wilkerson died Tuesday at a skilled nursing care facility run in Wisconsin by her religious order, the Sinsinawa... Wed, 25 Nov 2015 19:29:00 -0600;%20nun%20helped%20hundreds%20erase%20their%20gang%20ties L.A. Times - Fashion & Style How USC 2016 commit Josh Imatorbhebhe compares to other Trojans receivers Josh Imatorbhebhe, a 2016 recruit from North Gwinnett High in Suwanee, Ga., signed a financial-aid agreement with USC earlier this week. Interim Coach Clay Helton said Wednesday that the 6-foot-2, 205-pound receiver reminded him of sophomore JuJu Smith-Schuster and former Trojan Nelson Agholor.... Wed, 25 Nov 2015 19:27:00 -0600 L.A. Times - Fashion & Style