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Brett Ratner Leaves Warner Bros. Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

"I don't want to have any possible negative impact to the studio until these personal issues are resolved," Ratner told the Hollywood Reporter.

The McRib Is Back In SoCal, Baby

Remember when the McRib made a cameo in 'The Osbournes'?

Formosa Cafe Wins $150K Grant To Preserve Its Signature Trolley Car

The Pacific Electric Red Car trolley at the center of the Formosa Cafe is the oldest part of the building.

Here's What's Coming To All The Streaming Platforms In November

November's streaming options from Hulu, Amazon, Netflix and HBO are something to be thankful for.

Donald Glover, Beyoncé, James Earl Jones To Star In 2019 'Lion King' Remake

The star-studded cast also features Chiwetel Ejiofor, John Oliver and Seth Rogen.

No Halloween Masks Allowed Tonight At Dodger Stadium Because A Must-Win Game 6 Is Scary Enough (Also, Security Concerns)

Seriously, leave your baseball bats, brooms and "weapons of any kind" at home, too.

Andy Dick Fired From Indie Film Over Alleged Sexual Harassment On Set

"I don't grope people anymore," Dick told the Hollywood Reporter on Monday.

Zachary Quinto, Wanda Sykes, Other LGBTQ Celebs Criticize Kevin Spacey's Statement On Sexual Assault Allegations

"Coming out stories should not be used to deflect from allegations of sexual assault," tweeted GLAAD president Sarah Kate Ellis.

Amazon Will Shift TV And Film Production To Culver Studios

The Culver Studios have been around since 1918.

Tyler, The Creator Opens Flagship Clothing Store In Fairfax District

Tyler launched Golf Wang online in 2011, but this the brand's first retail location.

San Fernando Valley Assemblyman Was Disciplined In 2009 For Sexual Harassment

The Assembly said Bocanegra's behavior "does not meet the Assembly's expectations for professionalism."

Alejandro Iñárritu's Border-Crossing VR Installation To Be Awarded Special Oscar

The last special award issued by the Academy went to "Toy Story" in 1996.

Netflix Renews 'American Vandal' For A Second Season

Season 2 will be coming to Netflix in 2018.

Selma Blair, Rachel McAdams Accuse James Toback Of Sexual Harassment

Blair alleges that Toback threatened her life after the 1999 incident.

Corey Feldman Is Crowdfunding A Documentary To Expose Pedophilia In Hollywood

Feldman says the documentary could bring down a pedophile ring he says he's been aware of "since I was a child."

ICYMI: Rodriguez Pleads Not Guilty To Felony Charges, Won't Take Leave From School Board

Plus, Kid Rock isn't running for Senate, Jenny Slate and Chris Evans might (?) be back together, and more!

Photos: Inside The See's Candies Factory, Where Lucille Ball Trained For That Classic 'I Love Lucy' Episode

1,500-pound tanks of dark and milk chocolate are put to work in the See's Candies factory.

McDowell's Restaurant From 'Coming To America' Will Be In Hollywood Next Week

This Halloween, Fat Sal's in Hollywood is going as McDowell's from "Coming To America."

Reporter Who Broke James Toback Story Says 193 Additional Women Have Contacted Him

In his original L.A. Times article, Whipp quoted numerous women describing how Toback allegedly sexually harassed them in meetings and auditions dating back to the 1980s.

'Saved By The Bell' Pop-Up Diner Announces L.A. Location (In A Mall, Obviously)

Didn't part of you always want to meet the "Saved By The Bell" gang at The Max?

Two Bears Showed Up To A SoCal School Before Ditching For A Neighbor's Pool

The mother bear was found wandering a school hallway, and her cub was in a trash can.

MLB, Please Let Stevie Wonder Perform The National Anthem On Harmonica At World Series

Wonder reportedly offered, telling TMZ Sports, "You know, I love the song...and I love playing it on the harmonica."

Stars To Reenact HUAC Hearings, 70 Years After Hollywood Blacklist

Celebrities including Susan Sarandon, Richard Dreyfuss and Rosario Dawson will take part in the reenactment this Friday.

KFC Follows 11 People On Twitter And One Of Them Is L.A. City Council President Herb Wesson

"I understand it, because I am extremely spicy sometimes, and KFC is all about spice," Wesson said when asked how he felt about being one of KFC's 11 Twitter follows.

Five Things Not To Miss At The Eastside Food Fest This Sunday

Restaurants at the festival will include We Have Noodles, Winsome and Hot Hot Food.

The 7 Best Places To Dog-Watch Around L.A. (Even If You Don't Have A Dog)

To paraphrase Raymond Carver, dogs are a small, good thing.

Photos: Artist Lezley Saar Paints A Stirring Portrait Of Marginalized Identity In 'Salon des Refusés'

"Lezley Saar: Salon des Refusés" will be at the California African-American Museum through February 2018.

Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio To Be 'Guest Of Honor' At SoCal Trump Golf Club Fundraiser

The fundraiser is for GOP congressional candidate Omar Navarro, who is challenging Maxine Waters.

Expo Park's Natural History Museum Plans For A Makeover

The Natural History Museum's "West/South Project" is intended to make the space more welcoming.

Olympic Gymnast McKayla Maroney Alleges That Team Doctor Molested Her For Years

Maroney spoke out about the alleged abuse on Twitter as part of the #MeToo movement.

Newport Beach's Balboa Pier Will Close For 3 Days Due To Sewage Spill

A 300-gallon sewage spill was reported on Wednesday.

P-55 Becomes First Mountain Lion To Make Two Documented Trips Across 101 Freeway

P-55 crossed the 101 freeway for the first time last August, heading north.

ICYMI: John Kelly Is Not Quitting Or Getting Fired Today (He Thinks)

Plus, buffalo sauce-flavored lattes from Tim Horton's, "bespoke condoms," and more!

This New Virgil Village Wine Shop Has A Decidedly Female Focus

Vinovore stocks wine from over 100 different female winemakers around the world.

Don't Try To Take Selfies With Orca Whales At Huntington Beach (Or Anywhere)

Three jet skiers came under fire for allegedly getting too close to orcas off Huntington Beach.

Kate Beckinsale Says A Bathrobe-Wearing Harvey Weinstein Sexually Harassed Her At 17

Beckinsale said she avoided Weinstein's advances by claiming she "had school in the morning."

City Of L.A. To Honor Local Punk Legends With 'X Day' On Wednesday

X members Exene Cervenka, John Doe, Billy Zoom and DJ Bonebrake will be in attendance at the City Hall event.

Three Of This Year's MacArthur 'Genius' Grant Winners Hail From L.A.

Including the experimental theater director who created "Hopscotch," a mobile opera performed across the city in 2015.

Seth MacFarlane Says His 2013 Harvey Weinstein Oscars Dig Came From 'A Place Of Loathing And Anger'

MacFarlane says colleague Jessica Barth confided in him in 2011 about being sexually harassed by Weinstein.

This Gorgeous Yayoi Kusama-Inspired Menu Will Pair Perfectly With The 'Infinity Mirrors' Exhibit Next Door

The Broad Museum's Otium restaurant will offer a special menu to coincide with the "Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors" exhibit.

Gwyneth Paltrow, Angelina Jolie, Heather Graham Accuse Harvey Weinstein Of Sexual Harassment [Updated]

Other actresses who have accused Weinstein of sexual harassment include Ashley Judd and Rose McGowan.

Matt Damon Denies Trying To Help Kill That 2004 New York Times Weinstein Exposé

Damon claims he didn't know the point of the NYT piece.

Activists Fly 'Hollywood: Stop Enabling Abuse' Banner Over Hollywood

The banner was commissioned by the women's advocacy group Ultraviolet.

ACLU To Sue Trump Administration Over Birth Control Coverage Rollback

A #HandsOffMyBC hashtag was created on Twitter in response to the rollback.

'Honest Trailers' Creator Andy Signore Suspended Following Sexual Abuse Accusations

Two women who worked for Signore have come forward to accuse him of sexual abuse.

Elite All-Girls School Settles Lawsuit With Former Student Impregnated By Teacher

The details of the settlement have been sealed under a confidentiality clause.

ICYMI: FDA Tells Bakery That 'Love' Is Not An Actual Ingredient

Plus, a Nickelodeon/Members Only jacket, Whoopi Goldberg's views on marriage, and more!

This Baker's Collective Is Fighting Depression, One Dessert At A Time

The Depressed Cake Shop pop-up will be in Beverly Hills this Saturday.

Hollywood Weighs In On Twitter About Harvey Weinstein Harassment Accusations

Amber Tamblyn, Lena Dunham, Jake Tapper and others took to Twitter to discuss the story.

Mountain Lion P-41 Found Dead In Verdugo Mountains

P-41 was approximately 10 years old at the time of his death.

Quintessential L.A. Author Eve Babitz's Works To Be Adapted For TV

The series is based on four of Babitz's works, including her 1988 novel "Sex and Rage."

Alright! A 'Bob's Burgers' Movie Is Coming In 2020

The animated Fox hit is currently in its eighth season.

Where To Go Apple Picking Around L.A. This Fall

Autumn is apple-picking season, even in L.A.

Looking Back At Tom Petty's Final Shows At The Hollywood Bowl

Petty played his last show at the Hollywood Bowl on September 25.

Jared Leto Set To Play Hugh Hefner In Brett Ratner-Directed Biopic

Haven't you always wanted to see Jared Leto in silk jammies and a smoking jacket?

Photos: Embrace Your Inner Hypebeast At This Gallery's Tribute To 'Sneaker Culture'

The exhibit will feature limited-edition Air Jordans, Yeezys, Adidas and more.

Fourth Woman Accuses Roman Polanski Of Sexually Assaulting Her As A Teenager

The former German actress alleges that Polanski raped her when she was 15.

Cher Is Suing One Of L.A.'s Richest Men For Alleged Stock Sale Fraud

This story has everything: wealth, celebrity, and biopharmaceutical stock shares.

Update: LAPD Says They Cannot Confirm Legendary Musician Tom Petty's Death

Tom Petty was rushed to a Los Angeles hospital on Sunday after being found unconscious.

ICYMI: Gay Rights Pioneer Edith Windsor Dies At 88

Plus, Kid Rock versus the media, good news from the L.A. Unified School District, and much more!

John Wayne, Munchkins, And More Secrets Of The Culver Hotel's 93-Year History

From ghost sightings to gambling to politics, all kinds of things go on at the Culver Hotel.

The 8 Best Jewish Delis In Los Angeles

Familiarize yourself with L.A.'s Jewish deli scene, just in time for Rosh Hashanah.

More Than A Decade Of Protest Photography In Los Angeles

Bendat's exhibit showcases photos from movements including Occupy Wall Street, Black Lives Matter and the 2017 Women's March.

UCLA Now Offers A 'Get Out'-Inspired Class On Racism And The 'Black Horror Aesthetic'

According to the UCLA Registrar's office, the class is already full and has a waitlist.

Photos: Watch This Egg-Shaped Museum Make Its Way Through L.A.

It's not every day you see a giant egg sitting next to you in traffic on the 101.

University Of California Sues Trump Administration Over DACA Repeal

The DACA program was implemented by Janet Napolitano, former Secretary of Homeland Security and current UC President .

ICYMI: Bummer, 'Veep' Will End After 7th Season

Plus, George Clooney's text friendship with Barack Obama, the persistence of millennial pink, and so much more!

Motion Picture Academy To Hold Mysterious All-Member Meeting For The Second Time Ever

The Academy's only other all-member meeting was held in May 2013.

L.A. Making A Play For Amazon's Second Headquarters

Mayor Eric Garcetti has announced plans to bid on Amazon's second U.S. headquarters.

L.A Mayor Eric Garcetti To Play A High School Principal In 'Valley Girl' Remake

A tried-and-true Valley Boy, Mayor Eric Garcetti grew up in Encino.

Alta, One Of The Bay Area's Best-Loved Restaurants, Is Coming To West Adams

No date yet for Alta's arrival in South L.A., but the restaurant will open sometime in 2018.

This Is The Only Restaurant In L.A. Serving Authentic Kobe Beef

Shibumi, a Japanese kappo-style restaurant in downtown L.A., even has a certificate to prove their claims of Kobe beef glory.

'BoJack Horseman' Illustrator Lisa Hanawalt On Sight Gags, Horse Movies, And Martha Stewart's Pony

Hanawalt discusses the upcoming season, as well as her discovery that Mickey Rooney was in a lot of horse movies.

Beloved Roman Gelato Chain Fatamorgana Opens Shop In Studio City

The fully gluten-free gelato shop offers some unconventional flavors, like carrot cake.

Manson Family Member To Get New Hearing Considering Her Age At Time Of 1969 Crime

Leslie Van Houten has been in prison since 1971, and has unsuccessfully sought parole 20 times.

Twitter Hero Damien Chazelle Developing Parisian Musical Series For Netflix

Chazelle is partnering with Netflix for a Paris-set musical drama series called "The Eddy."

Apple Has Reportedly Finally Signed A Lease For That Downtown Store

Apple reportedly finally signed a lease to move into the Tower Theatre building at 8th and Broadway.

ICYMI: Did Kid Rock Violate Federal Election Laws?

Plus, Serena Williams had a baby, how to deal with passive-aggressive people, and more!

What Would A 4 A.M. Last Call Look Like In Los Angeles?

The bill would allow, but not require, California bars and restaurants to serve alcohol until 4 a.m.

Approximately 15,000 In Greater L.A. Area Lost Power During Overnight Outages

Utility crews are working to restore power to the roughly 2,200 customers still in the dark.

Photos: We Went To The O.J. Simpson Museum So You Don't Have To

A tiny Chinatown gallery has been transformed into a 3D immersive Wikipedia page about the Simpson trial.

Oh God, California Is Experiencing An Avocado Shortage

Echo Park vegan eatery Honey Hi has already pulled avocado toast from its menu.

Fans Of 'Take My Wife' Are Rallying On Twitter To Save The Show

A tweet from Esposito detailing the show's commitment to inclusion quickly went viral.

L.A. County Lesbian Couple Sues Employer For Refusing To Provide Spousal Benefits

Cherry Creek Mortgage's decision left the couple facing $40,000 worth of health care bills.

Hollywood Forever Cemetery To Remove Monument To Confederate Soldiers

A Confederate memorial evoking California's Civil War past will be removed from Hollywood Forever Cemetery.

Confederate Monument Has Been Removed From Hollywood Forever Cemetery

Hollywood Forever has removed a monument to California's little-known Civil War history.

St. Vincent Is Directing A Female Version Of 'The Picture Of Dorian Gray'

Clark is adapting Oscar Wilde's 1890 horror novel into a feature-length film for Lionsgate.

Homicide Detectives Investigating Fatal Overdose At WeHo Home Of Democratic Donor

The County Sheriff's Department is launching a "follow-up investigation" into Moore's death, which was initially ruled accidental.

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