Mandalit del Barco

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Gas Station Cashier Remembers 1992 Los Angeles Riots

Friday, April 28, 2017

Carol Park grew up working in a bulletproof cashier's booth at a gas station in Compton, Calif. Now, 25 years after the Los Angeles riots, she reflects on the violence and racism that shaped the city.


'Vegetable Whisperer' Chef Plants The Seeds Of His Own Reinvention

Monday, April 17, 2017

With a vegetables-only restaurant in Napa Valley, chef Jeremy Fox was a rising star. But the stress was too much and it all fell apart. Now he is back with a vegetable cookbook.


Carl And Rob Reiner Leave Hand And Footprints In Concrete

Saturday, April 08, 2017

Father and son comedy legends Carl and Rob Reiner have their hand and footprints immortalized in front of the Grauman's Chinese Theatre.


Getty Museum Acquires Collection Of Architect Frank Gehry

Saturday, April 01, 2017

The Getty Museum in Los Angeles has acquired a major collection of work by the architect Frank Gehry. It includes more than three decades of Gehry's drawings, photos, models and ephemera.


John Lydon On Anarchy, Politics And 'Mr. Rotten's Songbook'

Friday, March 31, 2017

In a new book, the former Sex Pistol — better known as Johnny Rotten — collects the lyrics to every song he's written over a provocative 40-year career.


Meet Jenni Konner, The Off-Screen 'Grown-Up' Who Helped Make 'Girls'

Friday, March 24, 2017

For six seasons, Konner has been a sort of den mother to the show's millennial actresses. Today, she and Girls creator Lena Dunham are creative partners and best friends.


California Deserts In 'Super Bloom' Thanks To A Wet Winter

Friday, March 17, 2017

A rainy winter has brought an early spring to Anza-Borrego Desert State Park in Southern California. Wildflowers are in bloom. How can seeds survive years of drought and then put on such a display?


Covert Fashion Provides Camouflage Against Surveillance Software

Monday, March 13, 2017

Hyphen-Labs is a group of women of color who are scientists, engineers, architects and designers who have designed clothing that camouflages against facial recognition software.


Late-Night Stunner: Best Picture Mix-Up At The Oscars

Monday, February 27, 2017

Talk about a surprise Hollywood ending — Moonlight was crowned the winner of Sunday night's Academy Awards ceremony. The coming-of age film won for best picture after much confusion onstage.


Hollywood Speaks Out About Politics

Sunday, February 26, 2017

Actors and agents were involved in teach-ins and rallies in the past week to oppose President Trump. Award shows and other events have been peppered with political opposition as well.


These Oscar-Nominated Documentaries Tell Intimate Stories Of Syria's Civil War

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Three of the five films in the documentary short category show Syrians affected by the years-long conflict, including a group of civilian rescue volunteers, fleeing refugees and a resettled family.


Adele Upsets Beyoncé At 2017 Grammy Awards

Monday, February 13, 2017

Just like 2012, Adele swept her general category nominations. Beyoncé has never won either Record or Album of the Year. Adele is the first to twice sweep the Album, Record and Song of the Year awards.


The Grammys May Not Be Hip, But For These Nominees, The Awards Still Matter

Saturday, February 11, 2017

In a year when the likes of Frank Ocean and Justin Bieber have dismissed the awards show as irrelevant, Mandalit del Barco speaks to a few artists for whom a Grammy win remains a very big deal.


2017 Oscar Nominations: 'La La Land' Leads With 14, Including Best Picture

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Among the nine nominees for Oscar's best picture include La La Land, Moonlight, Arrival, Fences and Lion. The 89th Academy Award nominations were announced Tuesday morning.


Attention Turns To Hollywood For This Year's Academy Award Nominations

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Early Tuesday morning, the nominations for the 89th Academy Awards will be announced. It is likely to be a very big day for La La Land. The film is a love letter to old-fashioned Hollywood musicals


Women's Marches Go Global: Postcards From Protests Around The World

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Boston, San Francisco, London, Sydney — D.C.'s massive protest has spawned sister marches in all 50 states and hundreds of cities across seven continents. Here's a glimpse of some of the biggest.


Sundance Film Festival Kicks Off In Park City, Utah

Thursday, January 19, 2017

The Sundance Film Festival begins Thursday night in Park City, Utah. Some of the themes that have emerged for this year's festival include climate change, Syria and coming-of-age films.


Number Of Female Directors Is On The Decline, Study Says

Monday, January 16, 2017

No woman made the list of nominations for the Director's Guild of America's top prize. A report from San Diego State University shows not much progress has been made for female directors in Hollywood.


George Lucas Chooses Los Angeles As Home For His Art Museum

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

The filmmaker's collection, which ranges from Norman Rockwell paintings to Hollywood props, is headed for a site near his alma mater, the University of Southern California.


'La La Land' Breaks Golden Globe Record; Trump Mentioned Often

Monday, January 09, 2017

La La Land was a big winner at Sunday night's Golden Globe awards. So was Moonlight, and the TV series The People v. O.J. Simpson. Plus, the stars had plenty to say about President-elect Trump.