Why was Marilyn Monroe lounging around a pool owned by a silent film star, saying the same cryptic phrase over and over? In the interest of nuclear-era propaganda, naturally. A Hollywood mystery finally is solved.
The food center of California is moving south. A new generation of diverse chefs with non-traditional cooking styles is revolutionizing the Los Angeles food scene — and leaving San Francisco chefs scrambling to catch up.
Every year, about three-quarters of the nation’s honeybees are shipped to California to pollinate the state's almond trees. Then come the bee rustlers who have found a lucrative crime in kidnapping and reselling the bees.
Jack Kerouac called it “the greatest piece of writing I ever saw” and cited it as the inspiration for the writing style of “On The Road.” After years of legal wrangling, the fabled “Joan Anderson Letter” is ...