Can L.A. Dodger Freddie Freeman Save Baseball?

The new first baseman doesn’t drink, smoke, or swear—but damn if L.A. fans don’t love him anyway. How the least surly, most friendly player in the majors just might help make the game America’s favorite pastime once again

Dr. Feelgood: ‘Bad City’ Exposes Secret Life of Scandalous USC Dean

The Dean of USC’s Keck School of Medicine had it all: $1 million salary, sterling credentials, and lucrative research grants. But when a troubled 22-year-old overdosed in a Pasadena hotel suite the 66-year-old had booked for them, Dr. Carmen Puliafito’s double life as a meth abuser and drug procurer should have ended his career. But it didn’t. Not until a relentless Pulitzer Prize–winning reporter, battling USC, the Pasadena police, and his own newspaper’s editors, finally broke the story.

Weary of ‘All this Bullshit,’ Howard Stern Mulls Presidential Run

Stern, who some still hail as “King of All Media,” stated that he is “not fucking around” in considering a run for the White House in 2024

The Wreckage of Roe: News and Notes on SCOTUS’ Abortion Ruling From Across Media

A look at the headlines from major media outlets and others on what is sure to be the biggest story of 2022

Looking at Retirement, Brad Pitt Recalls Hunting for Crusader Gold

“I just want to always make. If I’m not making, I’m dying in some way," Brad Pitt tells novelist Ottessa Moshfegh

How L.A. Abortion Providers Are Prepping for Uptick From Out of State Patients

“We one hundred percent knew this was coming and we know that Los Angeles is a place that people think of and turn to," Planned Parenthood of Los Angeles President tells LAMag

Kobe Bryant’s Game Shoes, Ali’s Gloves and More Hitting L.A. Auction

You can own the gloves Muhammad Ali wore to pummel a trash-talking fool, plus many other wonders from the wide world of sports

Shark Sought After Badly Injuring Swimmer in Pacific Grove Attack

An adult male swimmer was hospitalized with “significant injuries” on Wednesday after he crossed paths with a shark at Lovers Point Beach

Ghislaine Maxwell Gets 20 Years for Sex Trafficking Teens with Epstein

”I hope my conviction and harsh incarceration brings you closure,” the convicted preditor told her victims in court Tuesday

Dee Wallace Celebrates ‘E.T.’ for Blockbuster’s 40th Birthday (Exclusive)

Perhaps the greatest of all Spielberg moms, and one of the world's top scream queens, Dee Wallace looks back at the magic four decades later