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The prolific restaurateur behind hot spots like Bestia, Petty Cash, République, and Broken Spanish, has announced he's stepping down as the managing partner of Sprout restaurant group to "pursue his own independent projects." In 2014 we profiled the former chain operator who told us what it takes to run a restaurant empire.
The word from prosecutors is that former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca is set to plead guilty today in a courthouse downtown
Brash and foulmouthed, he's disrupting the way art is bought and sold
The director of The Master, There Will Be Blood, Boogie Nights, and his latest, Inherent Vice, is the finest of his generation. But that doesn’t make him any less of a puzzle
As the most famous helicopter news pilot in American history, Bob Tur prided himself on being the ultimate alpha male. Except all along, he knew he wasn’t
Can the best-selling self-help guru persuade Angelenos to send her to Washington?
Gilberto Suarez, the Florida financier accused of smuggling Yasiel Puig out of Cuba in 2012, changed his plea from not guilty to guilty. In May, writer Jesse Katz revealed the details of Puig's harrowing passage
Zuade Kaufman and Robert Scheer launched Truthdig in 2005 to report the news that too rarely makes headlines. Now they have another goal: figuring out how to survive
Kem Nunn got California’s attention with the surf noir masterpieces "Tapping the Source" and "The Dogs of Winter." Their message? Life can unravel with the slightest of tugs. In his latest novel, "Chance," he reaches new heights of anxiety
He was a Hollywood actor who had it all—including a dark side that led to a grisly murder.