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Kim Petras embodied a night of celebration and frustration at L.A. Pride

Kim Petras embodied a night of celebration and frustration at L.A. Pride
  • Kim Petras embodied a night of celebration and frustration at L.A. Pride FWC: Kim Petras embodied a night of celebration and frustration at L.A. Pride

    Progress met a few problems Saturday night at the L.A. Pride festival in West Hollywood. The good news? With a musical lineup dominated by women, including Kehlani, Icona Pop and Kim Petras, Pride sold all its available passes for the first time in the event’s history, organizers said. The sold…

  • Alex Wood still can't find his form as Dodgers lose to Braves FWC: Alex Wood still can’t find his form as Dodgers lose to Braves

    Kenta Maeda could return to the Dodgers’ starting rotation this week, Rich Hill next week, Clayton Kershaw in the not-too-distant future. Ross Stripling and Walker Buehler each merits a spot in the rotation. Could Alex Wood become the odd man out? Wood has started 13 games this year. He has won…

  • Dodgers' Justin Turner misses another game because of his sore wrist FWC: Dodgers’ Justin Turner misses another game because of his sore wrist

    Justin Turner did not start Sunday, for the fourth consecutive day and the fifth time in six days. On Saturday, Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said Turner would start Sunday. But after the third baseman said Sunday that his left wrist still was sore, Roberts scratched Turner and said he believed…

  • What does a costume nominee wear to the Tony Awards? This T-shirt FWC: What does a costume nominee wear to the Tony Awards? This T-shirt

    Tony Awards prognosticators expect five shows — “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,” “The Band’s Visit,” “Angels in America,” “Carousel” and “My Fair Lady” — to clean up at the ceremony Sunday, but “Mean Girls” and “SpongeBob SquarePants” actually lead all productions with 12 nominations apiece. Here’s the show-by-show breakdown of the contenders: “SpongeBob SquarePants: The Musical” — 12

  • Robert Whittaker defeats Yoel Romero in rematch at UFC 225 FWC: Robert Whittaker defeats Yoel Romero in rematch at UFC 225

    Robert Whittaker survived off a staggering blow in the fifth round to win a grueling split decision in a rematch with Yoel Romero at UFC 225 on Saturday night. Whittaker (21-4) won despite being outworked in the fifth. He was shaken after taking a hard left hand from Romero (13-3) early in the…

  • Basketball tournaments begin this week FWC: Basketball tournaments begin this week

    Senior Erik Herrera of Carson, sophomore Travis Connelly of San Pedro and freshman Anthony Joya Jr. of Banning have been named the players of the year in Marine League baseball. P_Anthony Scognamillo, San Pedro, Jr.; Albert Arredondo, Banning, Sr.; C_Juan Camarena, Carson, Jr.; INF_Gabe Gonzalez, Banning, So.; Josh Duarte, San Pedro, So.; Lorenzo Roman, Carson, Sr.; Jaja Bellinger, Carson, Jr.;…

  • Woman in San Diego is stabbed after offering man a Gatorade FWC: Woman in San Diego is stabbed after offering man a Gatorade

    A 59-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of stabbing a woman who offered him a Gatorade in San Diego’s Shelltown community on Saturday night, police said. The man was rummaging through a shopping cart on Main Street near Vesta Street when the victim tried to give him the drink about 8:30 p.m.,…

  • At Playboy Jazz Fest, a 17-year-old wonder, an 83-year-old master and tributes to Hef and Miles Davis FWC: At Playboy Jazz Fest, a 17-year-old wonder, an 83-year-old master and tributes to Hef and Miles Davis

    Shortly before playing a re-harmonized, solo version of “Happy Birthday” five hours into the 40th annual Playboy Jazz Festival at the Hollywood Bowl, pianist Dave Grusin announced, “This is either a jazz concert or a political rally.” But political rallies have impassioned speeches and reflect…

  • Former Pendulum member Ben Verse curates DnB compilation focusing on mental health & wellbeing, ‘MIND STATE’ ft. The Prodigy, Sub Focus, & more FWC: Former Pendulum member Ben Verse curates DnB compilation focusing on mental health & wellbeing, ‘MIND STATE’ ft. The Prodigy, Sub Focus, & more

    Over the years, several artists have bravely spoken up over their personal struggles regarding their mental health. Alison Wonderland has been extremely vocal about her ongoing battle with depression and emotional abuse. At the risk of romanticizing depression, Getter has shared some of his personal insights regarding his experience with mental illness and how, in some instances, it can inspire emotive pieces of art.…

  • Louis The Child releases remixes for ‘Better Not’ from Hotel Garuda and more FWC: Louis The Child releases remixes for ‘Better Not’ from Hotel Garuda and more

    Producer duo Louis The Child are known over the years for their individual style that is readily evident across their excellent remixes and bouncy originals. With their upbeat sound and foolproof productions, it’s no surprise that they release a beautiful 9-track remix package for their latest release. “Better Not,” featuring the ever so swaggy Wafia. Hotel Garuda reimagines it by kicking the…

  • Watch Arctic Monkeys’ “Live at the BBC” Special FWC: Watch Arctic Monkeys’ “Live at the BBC” Special

    It includes their 2006 song “I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor”

  • MDMA Lookalike Drug Makes Its Way Into Festivals FWC: MDMA Lookalike Drug Makes Its Way Into Festivals

    Narcotics experts are warning against dangerous drugs being mis-sold as MDMA. According to reports from the UK, this substance can lead to psychosis and some users claim it has the ability to keep them awake for up to three days. These undesired side effects are not typical of MDMA or “Molly.” Instead, this “fake MDMA” — drug N-Ethyl-Pentylone — is…