After being replaced by Honolulu for a year, Los Angeles took back the title of most congested metro area.» Read More
*BP Arco station owners told sale could happen by June 1. HOUSTON/ WASHINGTON, May 16- Independent western U.S. refiner Tesoro Corp may take ownership of BP Plc's 240,000 barrel per day refinery in Carson, California, as early as June 1, sources familiar with the transaction said on Thursday.
LOS ANGELES-- The owner of a Riverside medical marijuana dispensary who lost his appeal with the state Supreme Court said Tuesday he shuttered his shop as city officials vowed to close the remaining storefronts.
After being replaced by Honolulu for a year, Los Angeles took back the title of most congested metro area.
HOUSTON, May 2- Tesoro Corp is nearing the end of the regulatory review of its planned purchase of BP Plc's 240,000- barrels-per-day Los Angeles- area refinery in Carson, California, Tesoro Chief Executive Greg Goff said on Thursday.
Record low interest rates, cold hard cash on balance sheets and Mexico are among the themes at the Milken Institute Global Conference.
For almost 10 years, CNBC anchor Maria Bartiromo has covered the Milken Institute's Global Conference in Los Angeles each spring.
LONG BEACH, Calif., April 25- Economic turmoil in Spain, Portugal and other southern European countries has depressed their stock markets to the point where they look downright cheap.
The next time you're waiting to board your flight at LAX, don't be surprised to see furry friends roaming the terminal with bright red vests reading, "Pet Me!"
From handpicked flowers to three brands of shampoo, hotels are offering choices to guests who shy away from cookie-cutter travel experiences.
It's official. After 22 years, Jay Leno will be leaving NBC's "Tonight Show" next spring, to be replaced by Jimmy Fallon.
That cruel reality confronts the four large emerging stock markets known as the BRICs: Brazil, Russia, India and China.
LONG BEACH, Calif., March 13- Foreign stocks are coveted for the superior growth and value they can offer. Investors have turned to them lately for higher income, too. The recent outperformance of U.S. stocks helps to account both for their comparatively meager yields and expensive valuations, said Alex Robins, an international equity manager at J.P.
While the private sector roars back, public sector hiring in areas such as education continues to feel the after-effects of the 2008 recession.
NEW YORK, March 8- Boeing Co said on Friday it is consolidating its North American flight and maintenance training operations in Miami, a shift that will move all flight simulators for the 787 Dreamliner and other aircraft out of the Seattle area.
LONDON, March 6- Unless prices for natural gas and crude start to converge soon in the United States, the overwhelming incentive to switch to dual fuel engines which use a mix of diesel and natural gas will be overwhelming. It will oust oil-based fuels from a huge range of applications, ranging from trains, ships and trucks to industrial engines.
The outlook for cheaper gas in the wake of the shale gas boom in North America as well as toughening environmental regulation in Europe have driven up investment in gas as a transport fuel.
Turberculosis is making a global comeback, including in the United States. Dr. William Schaffner of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, discusses the concern surrounding the disease.
WASHINGTON, Feb 22- Metropolitan areas in Texas saw the fastest economic growth as the recovery took hold in 2011, but the New York City region still had the largest gross domestic product in the United States, according to federal data released on Friday.
LONDON, Feb 20- Few places on earth bear the scars of oil production like Long Beach, California. Parts of the city have sunk by as much as 29 feet from their original level because of subsidence caused by extraction of billions of barrels of oil from the giant Wilmington field lying directly beneath the city's streets and the adjoining harbour.
From Beverly Hills mansion to beach house to penthouse, these are the most expensive rentals on the market.