Fox Orders ‘Gone Baby Gone’ TV Adaptation to Pilot

Fox has given a pilot order to a TV adaptation of “Gone Baby Gone” from “Black Sails” creator Robert Levine. The untitled drama, which hails from 20th Century Fox Television and Miramax, centers on private detectives Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro. Armed with their wits, their street knowledge and an undeniable chemistry, the duo rights wrongs … Read more

‘Winchester’ Film Review: Helen Mirren Looks Bored, and With Good Reason

Ben King/CBS Films/Lionsgate Based on a true story — or as the movies guardedly put it these days, “inspired by true events” — “Winchester” hurls Dame Helen Mirren into her first horror movie. With 129 acting credits listed to her name on IMDb, it’s amazing to find Mirren hasn’t really done horror before, although John … Read more

Mark Salling’s Cause of Death Released by Coroner

Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images Mark Salling, the disgraced “Glee” star whose body was found earlier this week, died of asphyxia by hanging, according to the Los Angeles County coroner’s office. The manner of death for Salling, who was due to be sentenced in March after pleading guilty in the child pornography case against him, was suicide, … Read more

If LA Journalists Covered New York Like the New York Times Covers LA

The New York Times wrote another hilariously detached story about L.A. this week, making America’s second-largest city sound like a primitive society on a foreign planet. The Times called us a “city that never quite came together” that has “not developed the political, cultural and philanthropic institutions that have proved critical in other American cities.” … Read more

Women Execs in Music Industry Call for Grammys Boss Neil Portnow to Resign

Getty Images A group of female music executives have released an open letter calling for the resignation of Recording Academy president/CEO Neil Portnow, just minutes after he announced a task force to focus on “female advancement.” The letter, obtained by Variety, condemned Portnow for his comments during the post-Grammys press conference on Sunday that women in … Read more

FBI Has 'Grave Concerns' On Republican-Authored FISA Memo Trump Wants Released

WASHINGTON ― The FBI has “grave concerns” about a secretive Republican-authored memo that members of Congress have been using to undermine special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into the Trump campaign and Russian interference with the 2016 election.In an extraordinary public statement on Wednesday, the bureau said the classified four-page memo authored by Republican members of the House Intelligence Committee … Read more

Truck Driver Blamed For Damaging Ancient Nazca Lines

A tractor-trailer is seen parked on the site of Peru’s famous Nazca Lines on Saturday after the driver took his vehicle off the road. (Facebook)A truck driver is accused of ignoring warning signs and carelessly plowing across Peru’s famous Nazca Lines on Saturday, causing significant damage to the estimated 2,000-year-old archeological wonder, authorities said.The UNESCO World … Read more

'Dreamers' turn their backs on Trump’s immigration policy

“I came at age of 2, have been living here over two decades,” she said. “For him to tell me I have to wait 12 more years to become a citizen is ridiculous.”“This is where we grew up, where we went to school,” she added.On Wednesday, Tovar, who graduated from the City University of New … Read more

Former NBA player and “American Idol” Wife Killed in California Car Crash

Ex-NBA player Rasual Butler and his wife Leah LaBelle, a singer who appeared on “American Idol,” were killed early Wednesday in a single-car crash in Southern California.Watch World News brings the latest information and analysis of major events from around the country and the world.

Second Person Of Interest Related To Las Vegas Massacre Admits Selling Gunman Ammo

A second person of interest related to last year’s mass shooting at a Las Vegas music festival was identified as an ammunition dealer who sold to gunman Stephen Paddock, according to newly unsealed court documents.The dealer, Douglas Haig, was named alongside Paddock’s wife, Marilou Danley, as a possible conspirer in the October massacre that left 58 people … Read more