Robo-wings: Military drones that mimic hawks and insects

Picking through the rubble of war-damaged buildings in combat zones, looking for enemies, survivors, booby traps or worse is one of the most dangerous jobs in the military.

Why Facebook parenting can backfire

Just about every day on Facebook, I see posts by parents asking for advice related to their children. Granted many of my friends are parents, but I imagine you see similar posts when you log on as well.

Gospel music legend Andrae Crouch dies

Andrae Edward Crouch, a seven-time Grammy winner and gospel music legend, died Thursday at a Los Angeles-area hospital, following complications from a Jan. 3 heart attack, said a family statement on the singer’s Facebook page.

Opinion: To start the year right have 'the talk' with your aging parents

You need look no further than the glut of beautiful, young and immortal vampires and permanently incapacitated zombies overpopulating our culture to see that America has issues when it comes to aging.

Twitter blames Murdoch for all Christian ills

If Muslims "must be held responsible" for last week's terror attacks in France, as media mogul Rupert Murdoch has said, does that make all Christians responsible for evil perpetuated by a small minority?

Five things we learned from the Golden Globes

The 2015 Golden Globes stood up for free speech -- in more ways than one.

Golden Globes hotel has a dramatic past

Pink-painted elephants, bathing suit beauties and Richard Nixon? It's the sort of combination you can find only in Hollywood.

Put that iPhone down! And 14 other digital resolutions for 2015

I am one of "those" people who loves the new year, makes resolutions and normally fails to keep up with most of them by the end of January. But there is one I might actually be able to stick to ...

Rape allegations vex Bill Cosby's second Canadian show

In a rare reference to the sexual assault allegations against him, Bill Cosby told a woman attending his comedy show that, "you have to be careful about drinking around me."

Becoming MLK.: 'Selma' star David Oyelowo on his incredible transformation

The man who stars as the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. in "Selma" seems as divinely appointed to the role as the leader he portrays was to the civil rights movement.

Stuart Scott is remembered for his trailblazing style

Stuart Scott, a longtime anchor for ESPN’s SportsCenter, lost his battle with cancer dying on Sunday morning at the age of 49.

Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey is looking for the next big rap star

For all the hip hop heads out there, a special mobile studio is rolling through the streets of Los Angeles, as Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey is looking for the next hip hop phenom.

Black documentarians offer networking opportunities

To say that narrative filmmaking dominates the local movie industry is a gross understatement. Depictions of make believe shape civilization and culture across the globe, a social manifestation that surpasses even the considerable monetary influence of the entertainment industry. Yet ...

James Franco and Seth Rogen really did get 'Naked and Afraid'

James Franco and Seth Rogen are going above and beyond for their new movie.

LAPD investigating Cosby sexual assault claim

Los Angeles police are investigating a sexual assault claim against Bill Cosby, a police spokeswoman said Friday.