5 days 8 hours ago

So far, not so good. Although Bernie Sanders has formally endorsed Hillary Clinton, The Democratic National Convention held in Philadelphia on Sunday shed light on the tension between Clinton and Sanders delegates, and how they're struggling to unify the party.

   

1 week 1 day ago

My liberal friends are all laughing at Donald Trump, saying what an idiot he is. His convention speech is being dismissed by these people as a lot of fear talk. But he is addressing issues that people in the heartland really care about.

   

3 weeks 2 days ago

An African American licensed to carry citizen is dead at the hands of police. From the NRA, the silence is deafening. I don't for one second want to hear that advocacy of the Second Amendment isn't steeped in racism. Not tonight.

   

3 weeks 4 days ago

Trump used to seem different, clever, fresh. Now the joke is getting tired.

   

3 weeks 6 days ago

Our physical safety is increasingly in the hands of new technologies, but we don't yet hold them and their makers to the high standards we should.

   

4 weeks 1 day ago

A 19 year old disabled brain tumor patient was bruised and bloodied after a violent scuffle with TSA agents at the Memphis airport

   

1 month 1 day ago

An analysis of the clash between the Neo-Nazis and protesters in Sacramento.

   

1 month 1 week ago

Britons decide today whether or not to stay in the E.U. Find out the latest news and numbers here. Results expected 5 -7 am GMT (Midnight - 2 am EST)

   

1 month 1 week ago

A 21-year old Karate instructor was charged because she pursued an 11 year old boy on multiple occasions.

   

1 month 1 week ago

Fabienne Kabou, 39, of Paris, left her 15-month old baby to die at sea in November of 2013. Kabou is now on trial this week, and has admitted to the abandonment and murder of her own child.

   

1 month 1 week ago

Chad Johnson, a former contestant on The Bachelorette, appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Monday night, where he was asked about his experiences on the show, as well as his newfound relationship with former contestant, Robby Hayes' ex-girlfriend.

   

1 month 1 week ago

A recap of a Twitter conversation between Lauren Jauregui's mother and Camila Cabello's "manager".

   

1 month 3 weeks ago

Watch live coverage as the candidates compete for 475 pledged delegates in the final Super Tuesday primaries in California, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Dakota and South Dakota.

   

1 month 3 weeks ago

I just read about this campus rape story and Heather Ulich's touching response to it. I'm ill.

   

1 month 3 weeks ago

I'm sorry that 1 in 5 of you will be raped. I'm sorry that the blame will fall on you. That society has taught you to blame yourself. That justice will not be served. I'm sorry that the system has failed you.

   

1 month 3 weeks ago

An analysis on the violent protests that have been occurring in the U.S. because of the 2016 presidential race.

   

1 month 3 weeks ago

This campaign has turned conventional wisdom on its head, at least for our two main political parties. But with the clarity of hindsight, no one should really be surprised anymore. Like 'em or loathe 'em, Trump and Sanders have exposed a truth Washington had long been trying to ignore: people want politicians who reflect - actually reflect - their values, not just pay them lip-service.

   

2 months 4 days ago

At best, it's been an ugly and embarrassing national exercise in egotism and ignorance that will hopefully pass. At worst, his words vile and dehumanizing as they are, have become a catalyst of fear, hate, and resentment that we're now seeing the physical manifestations of violently fracturing the American public, swiftly undoing decades of hard-fought progress.

   

2 months 4 days ago

The Cuban People Are Not Our Enemies – Todos Somos Americanos - Part 6

   

2 months 5 days ago

Too many journalists simply don't fact check. This will lead to more general distrust and a lack of respect for the media

   

2 months 5 days ago

Bernie vs. Trump? I love it! Next thing you know, they'll be running together on the same ticket.

   

2 months 2 weeks ago

A recent Silicon Beach panel explored gender inequality in the world of tech. The big question: What proactive steps can be taken to change this dynamic?

   

2 months 2 weeks ago

It's no secret that media companies frequently harbor some sort of bias, political or otherwise. In the last decade, people have come to rely on user-powered social networks to deliver unfiltered news from their networks. But as Facebook moves from content distributor to content curator, will they too fall into the bias trap?

   

2 months 3 weeks ago

The Cuban People Are Not Our Enemies – Todos Somos Americanos - Part 5

   

2 months 3 weeks ago

From the ashes of the suspended campaigns of Ted Cruz and John Kasich (and those of the 19 candidates before them) emerged the triumphant Donald Trump. The celebration however, was short as the victory made evident how deep the fracture in the Republican Party runs.

   

2 months 3 weeks ago

Donald Trump is now the Presumptive Republican Nominee. What will his candidacy mean for the American Political Landscape?

   

2 months 3 weeks ago

I'm not sure why Republicans are still trying to block Trump. The voters have spoken. And do these unhappy Republicans really want to see Hillary in the White House? Would that make them happy?

   

2 months 3 weeks ago

The Cuban People Are Not Our Enemies – Todos Somos Americanos - Part 4

   

2 months 3 weeks ago

Virtual reality allows for movies to become much more than what we've known for a long time. Some film-makers are already trying to find news ways of telling stories, with varying amounts of success.

   

2 months 3 weeks ago

Virtual reality is the future, but just what is virtual reality and how will everyday people use it? And is 'use' even the right word?

   

2 months 3 weeks ago

On Monday May 3rd experts in education gathered at the Digital Hollywood Conference to speak about how education can be transformed using media, entertainment and technology. The esteemed panel included Don Levy, Shirin Laor-Raz Salemnia, and Hall Davidson.

   

2 months 3 weeks ago

Drugs don't discriminate; whether legally or illegally obtained. The beloved musician/performer Prince is apparently the latest victim of opiates.

   

2 months 4 weeks ago

The Cuban People Are Not Our Enemies – Todos Somos Americanos - Part 3

   

3 months 1 week ago

Here's a preview of the next Digital Hollywood conference, which will take place in Brentwood. Virtual reality, deals, over-the-top television, women entrepreneurs, music videos -- if you are into the digital scene, you will find it all here.

   

3 months 1 week ago

Lift the Blockade! The Cuban People Are Not Our Enemies – Todos Somos Americanos - Part 2

   

3 months 1 week ago

Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, Bernie Sanders, and Hillary Clinton all vie for delegates in the New York Primary on April 19th.

   

3 months 1 week ago

There’s hope for improvement in Cuba-US relations in the wake of US President Barack Obama meeting in Habana with Cuban President Raul Castro recently.

   

3 months 3 weeks ago

Read The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists' leaked "Panama Papers" Here

   

4 months 1 day ago

There is yet another O.J. TV series coming out in early 2017 that says he's innocent

   

4 months 1 week ago

The Golden State Warriors have captured the attention of the nation as the best team in the NBA, and they possess a number of characteristics that are likely to stir interest for many years to come.

   

4 months 2 weeks ago

I'm not sure why Obama feels a need to rally around Hillary just yet.

   

4 months 4 weeks ago

I got some troubling news the other day.

   

4 months 4 weeks ago

Mitt Romney has been positioning himself as the anti-Trump hero of the Republican Primary. In the event of a brokered nominating convention, Romney can emerge as the compromise candidate who can unite the party.

   

4 months 4 weeks ago

The ULTIMATE guide to the 2016 NCAA Tournament (from a guy that's completely uncertain).

   

5 months 5 days ago

Dr. Sherie Zander (Author, Communication Magic with Men) talks to Heidi about me...

   

5 months 6 days ago

A three-way race invites a constitutional crisis, according to Bruce Ackerman in today's LA Times. In his article, posted here, Ackerman points out several possibly negative consequences of a presidential race that gets decided in the House of Representatives.

   

5 months 1 week ago

There is no middle ground. It's not as simple as 'hacking' a single phone. And no, that's not even what the FBI is asking for. It's much worse than that. Apple v. The FBI officially gets interesting (infuriating?).

   

5 months 1 week ago

Nobody wants to make our cell phones less secure. But we all want the authorities to be able to chase down terrorists (unless you happen to be a terrorist). Here's an idea that might break the impasse.

   

5 months 2 weeks ago

Comparing offensive & defensive efficiency of the NBA's Elite at the All-Star Break

   

5 months 3 weeks ago

Many are praying for Donald Trump to go away, not least of all many in the GOP establishment. Yet his popularity surprises no one — angry white-nationalists have long been courted by the GOP, and now that they're center stage, Republicans have no one to blame but themselves.

   

5 months 3 weeks ago

Cruz needs a win. Trump needs a big win. Rubio is pretty sure he's already won. And Jeb Bush finds his comfort zone. Yes, the comfort zone that comes from knowing you're going to lose, but could it be enough to turn his campaign around?

   

5 months 3 weeks ago

Is it too much to ask that the Big Game be close?

   

5 months 4 weeks ago

Ladies, get ready because I am going to teach you a thing or two.

   

6 months 2 days ago

Need a reason to visit LA? I have 10!

   

6 months 3 days ago

Ladies, Take It from a Guy: Be Yourselves. You Look Terrific. And Let Yourself Go Gray.

   

6 months 3 days ago

Now is the time to embrace self acceptance and accepting differences in others

   

6 months 3 days ago

Artificial Intelligence can change the way we live and interact, but no one fully understands its capabilities.

   

6 months 5 days ago

The 2008 collapse of the housing market and sociological commentary on socioeconomics in the U.S.

   

6 months 5 days ago

U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki Moon's statements about the state of Israel and a discussion about the violent protest.

   

6 months 6 days ago

I just filed my taxes so excuse the potentially outrage-laden rant that follows. What do my taxes have to do with the Super Bowl? I'm glad you asked.

   

6 months 6 days ago

Electability will be mentioned more and more on both sides.

   

6 months 1 week ago

In the twenty-first century, we all live life through our phones. We get emails every day, our planners are on our phones, we receive texts and phone calls, not to mention using Snapchat (I’m very guilty of that), Facebook, Instagram, and other social media.

   

6 months 1 week ago

A brief look into the match-ups we will see this weekend as the NFL Playoffs continue.

   

6 months 2 weeks ago

The establishment has run out of gas, it's time for a change.

   

6 months 2 weeks ago

Uber employs thousands of drivers as independent contractors, but the company sees a future where drivers will not be necessary anymore.

   

6 months 2 weeks ago

Caitlyn Jenner has a great opportunity to raise awareness and improve acceptance of transgenders. Her television show misses the mark.

   

6 months 2 weeks ago

The President's State of the Union Address is one historians will refer back to later.

   

6 months 2 weeks ago

The new movement for Gender Equality in the Beauty & Fashion Industry.

   

6 months 3 weeks ago

Reality TV competitions benefit all; from celebrities like the Kardashians to aspiring singers on the Voice or American Idol.

   

6 months 3 weeks ago

A Look at Saudi Arabia and a Few of its Supporters

   

6 months 3 weeks ago

While we watch with bated breath as the annual CES conference unveils the gadgets of our wildest dreams, we're left asking: do I really need a giant tablet on my...refrigerator?

   

6 months 3 weeks ago

The Vikings take their turn at trying to stop the offensive juggernaut that the Seahawks have evolved into.

   

6 months 3 weeks ago

Can the Packers get the wheels going on what has been an underwhelming season, or will the Redskins keep their cinderella story going?

   

6 months 3 weeks ago

A very candid "Tell All!" on my personal experience looking for a Luxury Fitness Center.

   

6 months 3 weeks ago

Monopoly currently released their Star Wars: The Force Awakens version of their popular board game. The problem is they left out the most important character of their new franchise, heroine Rey (played by newcomer Daisy Ridley). We examine gender nominative roles that may prove the reason why Rey was left out on purpose.

   

6 months 3 weeks ago

On Robert Green and the power of his transforming words.

   

6 months 3 weeks ago

Alex Smith leads his Chiefs into Houston for a showdown against J.J. Watt and the Texans.

   

6 months 3 weeks ago

Big Ben takes on A.J. McCarron in a battle of wounded division rivals.

   

6 months 3 weeks ago

A social commentary on how we are strongly inclined to worship celebrities even when we realize that their feet are made of clay.

   

7 months 25 minutes ago

George R.R. Martin may never complete the Song of Ice and Fire series - the structural odds are against him.

   

7 months 4 hours ago

McKay Offers a Fast-Paced Thrill Ride Into the Financial World

   

7 months 1 week ago

Every politician nowadays seems to be complaining that they aren't receiving "fair" air time or "evenly" distributed speaking time during debates. The solution is simple; become more relevant and be someone worth talking about. The rest will take care of itself.

   

7 months 1 week ago

Fey & Poehler Make Us Laugh and It's Good Enough....

   

7 months 2 weeks ago

The new Star Wars film is expected to break all sorts of records but for a life-long fan, something about the latest furor is disappointing.

   

7 months 2 weeks ago

With so many great players in the league, which ONE has separated himself from the pack?

   

7 months 2 weeks ago

Anna Duggar says she won't give up on her sinner husband

   

7 months 2 weeks ago

Hemsworth & Howard Reunite, But the Results are Mixed. Still It Stays Mostly Afloat.

   

7 months 2 weeks ago

Los Angeles Unified School District closed all schools today

   

7 months 2 weeks ago

If you think all the hype for Star Wars Episode VII is big, just wait

   

7 months 3 weeks ago

With injuries and mediocre football plaguing the league, the Cardinals are separating themselves from the league.

   

7 months 3 weeks ago

With the arrival of Donald Trump's extremism, will the Republican Party evolve away from "Reaganism", or will there be an emergence of a 3rd major political party that will shake up American politics forever?

   

7 months 3 weeks ago

I'm not gonna survive the wait for my favorite shows to start again in Janurary

   

7 months 3 weeks ago

Another MFA graduate speaks out in favor of the oft-maligned degree.

   

7 months 3 weeks ago

President Obama looks for tighter gun laws

   

7 months 3 weeks ago

We want THE LATEST to be a fresh alternative to what's happening on the web. Let's talk about privacy.

   

7 months 3 weeks ago

When I saw the image for Apple's iPhone Battery Case, it was so awful looking I thought for sure it was not real.

   

7 months 3 weeks ago

I am no longer watching trailers or reading reviews. I want to be surprised!

   

7 months 4 weeks ago

With rumors flying so early after the release of the iPhone 6, the iPhone 7 is already poised to be the most anticipated iPhone in years. Here are the latest rumors.

   

8 months 7 hours ago

It was a banner day for our well regulated militia. The mass shooting yesterday in San Bernardino, CA marked the 355th shooting of 2015 in the US; an abhorrent milestone and yet another tragedy that has become a sad part of every day life in America.

   

8 months 3 days ago

The VRLA event this January will be a game changer

   

8 months 1 week ago

Coalition, boots on the ground, change the strategy...Everybody's sayin' it, but nobody's buyin' it.

   

8 months 1 week ago

The House of Representatives has voted overwhelmingly on strict new laws for refugees.

   

8 months 2 weeks ago

Friday's attacks in Paris have accelerated the urgency to confront the Islamic State but how that is to be done remains unclear.

   

8 months 2 weeks ago

A thousand current and former members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints resign over gay policies.

   

8 months 2 weeks ago

The need for a worldwide coalition against ISIS is needed now more than ever. ISIS has been wrongly stigmatized as an "American" problem, but is actually a world problem. The United States, her allies, and Russia need to all participate in this war... not just in support, but on the front lines. This isn't a problem that will just go away if leaders around the world dig their heads in the sand. We need to act soon, or the fate of the world will become more bleak.

   

8 months 2 weeks ago

Several French student interns helped build this website called THE LATEST (thelatest.com). We hope they are well -- and that some good comes of this awful tragedy.

   

8 months 3 weeks ago

What should we expect from the new and improved Andy Dalton?

   

8 months 3 weeks ago

Starbucks decides to go with a more subtle cup design this holiday season.

   

8 months 3 weeks ago

The GOP often struggles to court black voters, but ideology isn't the issue

   

8 months 3 weeks ago

The extent of Russia's commitment to the Syrian Civil War remains unclear, but an open-ended conflict may prove untenable and begin to resemble America's Iraqi experience.

   

9 months 5 days ago

An arbitration court has ruled that the Philippines can claim South China Sea area now claimed by China

   

9 months 6 days ago

While School Resource Officer Ben Fields is certainly responsible for his use of excessive force, the question remains as to why the situation escalated to violence.

   

9 months 6 days ago

Kansas City is a great town. The people are good and they love their Royals.

   

9 months 1 week ago

If we wait a few years, the experts might tell us bacon, smoking and whiskey are good for us. So do we really want to stop eating bacon in the meantime?

   

9 months 1 week ago

Netflix unveils Cary Joji Fukunaga's sobering world of a child caught in the cross hairs of a horrific war in his homeland. The film tells the story of a child surviving the exploitation of child soldiers in Africa.

   

9 months 1 week ago

It's time for a budget.

   

9 months 1 week ago

Tell me something- am I the only person on Planet Earth who could care less about Lamar Odom?

   

9 months 1 week ago

Pakistan, a country created on the basis of religion freedom, has failed to safeguard its minorities even after nearly seventy years

   

9 months 1 week ago

The Cubs/Blue Jays World Series that we all wanted is no longer a possibility.

   

9 months 1 week ago

Words like 'Freedom' and 'Democracy' don't carry as much weight as they should.

   

9 months 1 week ago

Welcome to Night Vale is a hit as a podcast, but will its oddball atmosphere translate well to a novel?

   

9 months 1 week ago

YouTube will offer expanded service for $9.99 per month

   

9 months 1 week ago

"A Night at the Metropolitan" reminisces on the old traditional Hollywood world through the avant-garde emerging fashion channels.

   

9 months 1 week ago

What might the next Democratic debate have been with Vice-President Joe Biden at the podium sounding a call for cooperation between the parties? We’ll never know, because Joe said running for President, ain’t so.

   

9 months 2 weeks ago

Senate measure designed to limit immigration fails.

   

9 months 2 weeks ago

I really did. I just saw the new trailer for Star Wars.

   

9 months 2 weeks ago

Redistricting has poisoned our political system with unaccountable representatives from manipulated districts

   

9 months 2 weeks ago

In Indonesia, majority Muslims have forced the closure of 10 Christian churches.after violence.

   

9 months 2 weeks ago

Typhoon Koppu kills 2, leaves thousands homeless in Philippines.

   

9 months 2 weeks ago

Experts Let Out a Collective Yawn as Inflammation Is Linked to Yet Another Disease.

   

9 months 2 weeks ago

United Nations to send troops to protect ancient sites in parts of war-torn Middle East.

   

9 months 2 weeks ago

Coverage of a recently published study suggesting a link between cancer development and antioxidant supplements appears to evade a key word in the discovery. Fruits and vegetables are not the culprits.

   

9 months 2 weeks ago

Hundreds of troops, backed by aircraft and light artillery, take back an oil field long controled by the militant ISIL terror group.

   

9 months 2 weeks ago

The rich European countries are bickering over the financial and logistic cost of accommodating an alarming number of refugees from Syria, while Russia is asserting its military prowess. The millions of refugees are missing in the so-called big picture

   

9 months 2 weeks ago

Did anyone actually notice Jim Webb’s presence at the debate? Because I sure didn’t.

   

9 months 2 weeks ago

When CNN’s Anderson Cooper pointedly asked Hillary Clinton if she’s a progressive or a moderate, she said, “I’m a progressive, but I’m a progressive who likes to get things done.” Bernie Sanders’ reported $1.3 millon worth of donations following the debate demonstrates how that “but” rang hollow to hard-core progressives.

   

9 months 2 weeks ago

I think his moment has passed, but he was a great public servant for many years.

   

9 months 2 weeks ago

The Kardashians surprise by banning photography during this tragic event.

   

9 months 2 weeks ago

A poll taken a few years back asked Americans to rate their favorite presidents. As it turns out, we like leaders who appear to be enjoying themselves.

   

9 months 3 weeks ago

The five Democratic candidates take the stage in Las Vegas in their first debate of the 2016 election cycle.

   

9 months 3 weeks ago

It's impossible for a literary prize jury to name the year's best book. So what's the point of trying?

   

9 months 3 weeks ago

Marlon James's exhilarating novel, A Brief History of Seven Killings, is worthy of one of literature's biggest prizes.

   

9 months 3 weeks ago

Playboy Enterprises has announced their titular (pun intended) magazine will no longer feature totally nude women.

   

9 months 3 weeks ago

With Sarkisian out, USC Football continues a pattern of frivolousness.

   

9 months 3 weeks ago

With a successful hit and a new movie in the works is M. Night Shyamalan back?

   

9 months 3 weeks ago

A benefit to the US and other developed countries, yes. To emerging economies? A big maybe.

   

9 months 3 weeks ago

Although hints of what the 'Wonder Woman' film may be about have been released it is still confusing as to how it will fit into to the DC cinema universe being built.

   

9 months 3 weeks ago

The Milwaukee Bucks are poised to make a run at the top of the NBA.

   

9 months 4 weeks ago

Let's start with the basics: training, proper storage, registration.

   

11 months 1 day ago

Trump could probably get around any "loyalty oath" by saying the GOP wasn't treating him fairly. Will it?

   

11 months 2 days ago

People are in denial about Donald Trump. He might just go the distance.

   

11 months 2 weeks ago

Whatever you think of his positions, he talks about things nobody else wants to talk about.

   

11 months 2 weeks ago

We simply don't care anymore.