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Sigourney Weaver marks 'Alien' anniversary: 'I thought it was a small movie'

23 May 2019

LOS ANGELES Sigourney Weaver was an unknown 28-year-old stage actress when she landed the role of Ripley in director Ridley Scott's now classic sci-fi horror movie "Alien." | Video

George Clooney returns to television with 'Catch 22'

08 May 2019

LOS ANGELES Twenty years after he left medical drama "ER", George Clooney returns to television this month with an adaptation of Joseph Heller's "Catch-22", a novel whose complexity the actor said made it ideal for a six-part series. | Video

George Clooney returns to television with 'Catch 22'

08 May 2019

LOS ANGELES Twenty years after he left medical drama "ER", George Clooney returns to television this month with an adaptation of Joseph Heller's "Catch-22", a novel whose complexity the actor said made it ideal for a six-part series.

Baby yoga? Hypnobirthing? Meghan Markle has myriad of mindful baby choices

28 Mar 2019

LOS ANGELES From baby yoga to cloth diapers, Meghan Markle faces an array of options that embrace her preference for natural and mindful living as she prepares to welcome her royal baby. | Video

Baby yoga? Hypnobirthing? Meghan Markle has myriad of mindful baby choices

28 Mar 2019

LOS ANGELES From baby yoga to cloth diapers, Meghan Markle faces an array of options that embrace her preference for natural and mindful living as she prepares to welcome her royal baby. | Video

On U.S. border, fence meant as barrier becomes lure for migrants

08 Mar 2019

EL PASO, Texas Huddled against a border fence on a bitterly cold morning in El Paso, Texas, a group of 60 Guatemalan migrants, around half toddlers and children, shouted for help: "We're cold, we're hungry, we need shelter." | Video

Living dangerously, one foot at a time, in 'Free Solo'

15 Feb 2019

One of an elite group of "free solo" rock climbers, he scales sheer vertical cliffs thousands of feet high, alone and without a rope. | Video

Striking Los Angeles teachers picket in rain with no deal imminent

15 Jan 2019

LOS ANGELES More than 30,000 Los Angeles teachers demanding pay raises and smaller classes walked off the job in America's second-largest school system on Monday, marching downtown in the rain after negotiations over a new contract broke down. | Video

Donations keep Death Valley National Park partly open during shutdown

11 Jan 2019

DEATH VALLEY, Calif. California’s Death Valley National Park, famed for its record-breaking heat, is keeping its visitor center and some restrooms open during the partial U.S. government shutdown with donations from a non-profit group and two hotels, a spokeswoman said on Thursday.

Metal or mariachi? Metalachi offers best of both music worlds

17 Dec 2018

LOS ANGELES Decked out in skin-tight leopard print spandex, his eyelids smeared with black make-up, singer Vega de la Rockha roars into a sea of raised "devil horn" hand gestures - the appreciation symbol of heavy metal music.

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