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  • Foundation work for new Port of Long Beach bridge Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 5:47 PM ET

    LONG BEACH, Calif.— After extensive preparatory work, construction crews are pouring the foundation of a bridge that will replace an aging span at the Port of Long Beach. The new Gerald Desmond Bridge will help connect the seaports of Long Beach and Los Angeles, which together handle 40 percent of the nation's import trade. The new pilings will be the first visible...

  • Minimum wage battle split to the industry level Friday, 26 Sep 2014 | 12:47 PM ET

    Fewer than 10,000 workers could get the new minimum raise adopted by the Los Angeles City Council.

  • Fire at Los Angeles seaport extinguished Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    The last of the 14 container terminals at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach is expected to be reopened on Wednesday morning.

  • Ports mostly reopen after Los Angeles-area fire Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 12:10 AM ET

    LOS ANGELES— A fire that raged overnight on the underside of an old wooden wharf was finally quelled Tuesday but not before all container terminals at the Port of Los Angeles and several in adjacent Long Beach harbor were shut down for most of the day because of worries about unhealthy smoke.

  • Bankers: $2B Clippers deal 'unique' but not crazy Friday, 5 Sep 2014 | 11:47 AM ET
    Chris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers drives past Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors during the 2014 NBA Playoffs.

    Bankers don't have a problem with the record $2 billion paid for the Clippers, but they also say it's not the new normal.

  • LA mayor plans one of the highest minimum wage rates Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 8:56 AM ET
    LA Mayor Eric Garcetti on election day, May 21, 2013.

    The plan has faced a "cool reception" from many major business groups worried about costs, according to the L.A. Times.

  • Netflix hits all-time high ahead of Emmy Awards Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 8:03 PM ET
    The Netflix Inc. website displays the 'Orange is the New Black' series.

    Netflix hit an all-time high of $485.30 earlier on Monday, before easing to close at $480.93, up 0.4 percent on the day.

  • High-fives! Ballmer steals show at Clippers rally Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 10:23 AM ET
    Steve Ballmer, former chief executive officer of Microsoft Corp., speaks to fans as he is introduced as the new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers in Los Angeles, California on Aug. 18, 2014.

    Ex-Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer introduced himself to Los Angeles Clippers fans at a rally celebrating his new ownership of the NBA team.

  • Ballmer rallies LA Clipper fans     Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 9:48 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber and Jim Cramer discuss Steve Ballmer's introduction to LA Clipper fans after he bought the team from disgraced owner Donald Sterling.

  • FINRA charges Wedbush Securities with violations Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 10:15 AM ET
    The logo for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority is displayed in front of the New York office.

    FINRA charged Wedbush Securities with having shoddy risk controls, a flaw that allowed traders to flood U.S. markets and execute manipulative trades.

  • Done deal: Ballmer gets the LA Clippers Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 2:38 PM ET
    From left: Steve Ballmer and Donald Sterling

    The sale of the Los Angeles Clippers, ensnared for months by legal challenges, is finally official.

  • Judge issues preliminary ruling against Sterling Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 5:52 PM ET
    Donald Sterling

    A judge has ruled against L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling and cleared the way for the $2 billion sale of the team to ex-Microsoft CEO Ballmer.

  • US Soccer chief (an economist) wants big changes Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 12:57 PM ET
    FIFA President Joseph S Blatter presents Qatar for the host of 2022 FIFA World Cup.

    The top soccer official in the U.S. wants to change the way FIFA, soccer's world governing body, does business.

  • HOUSTON, July 21- California refiners remain far behind peers elsewhere in the country in replacing expensive imports with cheaper North American crudes from a new production boom. More than half of the 1.7 million barrels of crude processed by California refineries each day is imported, largely from Saudi Arabia, Ecuador, Iraq and Colombia.

  • Hot trends in Los Angeles' tech startup scene Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 12:23 PM ET

    The fourth annual Siemer Summit ended yesterday—a meeting for startups looking to pitch their ideas, and for VCs looking for the next big thing.

  • US port strike fears hit supply chains Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 8:43 AM ET
    The Guenther Schulte container ship departs the Port of Los Angeles in San Pedro, Calif.

    Fears of a strike or lockout at West Coast ports have forced some shippers to move their cargo destinations to Canadian or East Coast ports, the FT reports.

  • And the 2014 Emmy nominees are... Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 10:37 AM ET

    Netflix earns 31 2014 Emmy nominations, including 13 for "House of Cards" and 12 for "Orange is the New Black."

  • Truckers strike at Los Angeles, Long Beach ports Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 6:11 AM ET
    Pier 400, right, sits idle at the Port of Los Angeles in Los Angeles, California.

    Drivers in a labor dispute with three trucking companies at the ports of LA and Long Beach began an indefinite strike Monday.

  • Booked! 20 busiest airports for July 4 travel Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 2:48 PM ET
    Passengers at the McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas.

    The Friday start to the long holiday weekend is shaping up to be the busiest travel day of the summer, according to forecasts.

  • Bill Allen, president and CEO of the Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation, gives his thoughts on the potential costs of a West Coast port strike.