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Toronto's doc section includes 'Amanda Knox' and Leonardo DiCaprio's 'The Turning Point' Follow the Toronto International Film Festival with the Los Angeles Times Aug. 26, 2016, 2:08 p.m. On Sept. 8, the 40th Toronto International Film Festival will kick off, and with it the annual awards-season derby that will end with the Academy Awards next February. Over the course of 10 days,... L.A. Times 11 hours ago
BILL ACKMAN »
Carl Icahn buys 2.3 million Herbalife shares, flouting Bill Ackman's prediction A long-running feud over Herbalife Ltd. between billionaire hedge fund managers Carl Icahn and Bill Ackman heated up Friday, with Ackman saying that Icahn was looking to sell his stake in the Los Angeles maker of nutritional supplements and Icahn saying that's not the case.
Icahn said.. L.A. Times 11 hours ago
Viacom settlement approved after deal reached to protect mogul's granddaughter, Keryn Redstone A settlement ending the bitter battle over media mogul Sumner Redstone’s mental competency and the future of Viacom Inc. received the blessing of a Massachusetts judge on Friday — but not until after an intervention to mend a rift within the famously fractious Redstone family.
Rather.. L.A. Times 11 hours ago
KENLEY JANSEN »
Dodgers lose another game after Kenley Jansen blows a save Rarely do plans combust in such annoying fashion, as if the outcomes were scripted by a malevolent figure hoping to punish a front office for fiddling with a team’s chemistry.
On Thursday, hours after the Dodgers traded away beloved backup catcher A.J. Ellis, the club nearly limped.. L.A. Times 2 hours ago
SARAH JESSICA PARKER »
Sarah Jessica Parker launches her second fragrance Stash SJP NEW YORK — Sarah Jessica Parker’s new fragrance, Stash SJP, has put an edge on the celebrity fragrance game.
She called the new eau de parfum “Lovely’s naughty, subversive sibling,” and her “secret” during an interview with WWD last month in her showroom for the SJP.. L.A. Times 16 hours ago
The Question: Can the Olympics ever be apolitical? Feyisa Lilesa’s solidarity sign to Ethopians is the latest political act at a games Irish Times 4 hours ago
DIONER NAVARRO »
Blue Jays acquire Dioner Navarro for depth at catcher The Toronto Blue Jays have added depth at catcher for the stretch run by re-acquiring veteran switch-hitter Dioner Navarro from the Chicago White Sox.
The Blue Jays sent minor league left-hander Colton Turner to Chicago in Friday's waiver deal. Navarro is likely to be the backup in.. L.A. Times 8 hours ago
Bellator 160: Patricio 'Pitbull' Freire quits with leg injury, handing victory to Benson Henderson Patricio “Pitbull” Freire wasn’t looking to honor the release of the Roberto Duran film, “Hands of Stone,” on Friday with his own “no mas,” but the moment was certainly similar.
Freire suddenly stopped fighting 2 minutes, 26 seconds into the second round, stunning all,.. L.A. Times 3 hours ago