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BLACKPINK announce first-ever North American tour

BLACKPINK announce first-ever North American tour
  • BLACKPINK announce first-ever North American tour FWC: BLACKPINK announce first-ever North American tour

    In April, BLACKPINK will make Coachella history when they become the first K-pop girl group to play the Indio, California festival. To coincide with their appearance, BLACKPINK have mapped out a North American tour. The itinerary includes a separate headlining concert in Los Angeles in between Coachella weekends, as well as dates in Chicago, Newark, Atlanta, Fort Worth, and Ontario. See…

  • The story behind how Cardi B ended up in that half-shell-inspired Mugler gown FWC: The story behind how Cardi B ended up in that half-shell-inspired Mugler gown

    One of the biggest winners of Grammys night wasn’t just Cardi B, who was the first female solo artist to win for rap album, but Kollin Carter, the stylist who put the singer into a series of internet-breaking outfits by the French designer Thierry Mugler. “One day I was with a friend and I was…

  • Buying glasses online can save you a lot of money. Here’s how to do it FWC: Buying glasses online can save you a lot of money. Here’s how to do it

    You can save a big chunk of change buying glasses online. I’ve given it a try and I’m generally impressed with the results. That said, there are trade-offs. Yes, it’s typically cheaper than buying from a brick-and-mortar optician, but your risk increases as you forgo in some cases being able to…

  • Chance The Rapper Is Dropping A New Album In July FWC: Chance The Rapper Is Dropping A New Album In July

    If you’re a Chance The Rapper fan, then the countdown begins now. Chance The Rapper took to Twitter today to announce some very exciting news. Chance The Rapper is dropping a new album this year. We know Chance has been busy as he’s slowly released new songs like “I Might Need Security” and “My Own Thing,” and even filmed some commercials for…

  • High school girls' soccer: Tuesday's City playoff schedule FWC: High school girls’ soccer: Tuesday’s City playoff schedule

    CITY GIRLS’ SOCCER DIVISION I First round, Tuesday, 3 p.m. unless noted #16 Huntington Park at #1 Granada Hills, 4:30 p.m. #9 South East at #8 Eagle Rock #12 Taft at #5 Cleveland #13 Granada Hills Kennedy at #4 Grant #19 Chatsworth at #3 San Pedro #11 Bravo at #6 Palisades #10 Sotomayor at #7 Birmingham…

  • Man killed while cleaning machine at Gardena manufacturing facility FWC: Man killed while cleaning machine at Gardena manufacturing facility

    An employee at a Gardena manufacturing plant was fatally injured Monday when a machine he was cleaning somehow turned on, authorities said. The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health was notified of the accident at German Machined Products Inc. and has opened an investigation, spokesman…

  • If you're disgusted by trashed beaches after winter rains, imagine what's hiding in the water FWC: If you’re disgusted by trashed beaches after winter rains, imagine what’s hiding in the water

    To the editor: At the very least, some of the trash accumulating on Southern California beaches after the recent winter storms can be picked up and moved elsewhere. It’s what we don’t see — the trash that makes it into the ocean — that really has an impact. Non-human animals are already suffering….

  • Regina King's first Oscar nomination is just part of her trailblazing FWC: Regina King’s first Oscar nomination is just part of her trailblazing

    Everyone, it would seem, loves Regina King. In line at a Hollywood coffee bar, the barista offers the 48-year-old actress heartfelt congratulations on her Oscar nomination for “If Beale Street Could Talk.” While drinking her latte, King, wearing sweats so she can get in a quick gym workout before…

  • High school girls' basketball: Southern Section playoff result and pairings FWC: High school girls’ basketball: Southern Section playoff result and pairings

    OPEN DIVISION Pool play Wednesday, 7 p.m. POOL A #5 Redondo (0-1) at #1 Sierra Canyon (1-0) #8 Troy (0-1) at #4 Bishop Montgomery (1-0) POOL B #6 Mater Dei (0-1) at #2 Etiwanda (1-0), 6 p.m. #7 Rosary (0-1) at #3 Windward (1-0) Saturday, 7 p.m. POOL A #4 Bishop Montgomery at #1 Sierra Canyon #8…

  • Built to Spill’s Keep It Like a Secret Remains a Celebrated Distillation of ’90s Indie Rock FWC: Built to Spill’s Keep It Like a Secret Remains a Celebrated Distillation of ’90s Indie Rock

    One afternoon in 1995, following a label bidding war vying for his signature, Built to Spill’s Doug Martsch signed on the dotted line with Warner Bros. Committing to a six-album deal was a game-changing move and a seismic shift for a band who had spent the first half of the decade emerging as a paragon of Northwest indie. After 23…

  • Lou Williams' 45 points isn't enough for Clippers in 130-120 loss to Timberwolves FWC: Lou Williams’ 45 points isn’t enough for Clippers in 130-120 loss to Timberwolves

    The Clippers trailed by more than 20 points, again. They rallied, again. This time, though, they didn’t win again. Road-weary during the final game of a six-game trip, the Clippers rallied from 23 points down Monday night at only to lose to the Minnesota Timberwolves 130-120 at Target Center. What…

  • From the Archives: the Plaza Methodist Church FWC: From the Archives: the Plaza Methodist Church

    This image of The Plaza Methodist Church appeared as number 26 in the 1955-56, Los Angeles Times Know Your City photography series.