Los Angeles


  • Dunkin' Donuts shops to return to California this year Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 5:45 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, June 10- Dunkin' Donuts on Tuesday said franchisees will open five "traditional" shops in California before the end of 2014, ending the coffee and baked goods chain's dozen-year absence from the nation's most populous state.

  • Donald Sterling to fight for Clippers     Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 | 11:10 AM ET

    Investor Kevin O'Leary of "Shark Tank," weighs in on Donald Sterling's fight to keep the Los Angeles Clippers. O'Leary says this matter will not be resolved until Sterling is dead.

  • E3 trade show may pull the plug on Los Angeles Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 3:12 PM ET
    Gamers participate in a video game at the E3 Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles, June 12, 2013.

    The video game trade show will operate in downtown Los Angeles through 2015, but venue issues have made its future location uncertain.

  • LA doctor charged with $33 million Medicare fraud Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014 | 5:15 PM ET

    A Los Angeles doctor has been charged with helping bilk Medicare out of more than $33 million.

  • NHL's Bettman: Huge demand to 'get in'     Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014 | 10:43 AM ET

    NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman, discusses the Stanley Cup finals and how hockey has rebounded since its labor lockout in 2012-2013. Bettman also weighs in on Steve Ballmer's purchase of the L.A. Clippers.

  • Los Angeles sues JPM over alleged discrimination Friday, 30 May 2014 | 5:55 PM ET
    A JPMorgan sign is seen outside the Los Angeles office tower housing the financial services firm's offices.

    The City of Los Angeles has sued JPMorgan Chase, accusing the largest U.S. bank of engaging in discriminatory mortgage lending practices.

  • Ballmer bids $2 billion     Friday, 30 May 2014 | 2:48 PM ET

    Forbes Magazine's Mike Ozanian predicted the Los Angeles Clippers would sell for at least $2 billion. Ozanian and CNBC's Robert Frank discuss.

  • How the LA Clippers are like a collectible     Friday, 30 May 2014 | 1:53 PM ET

    CNBC's Robert Frank provides insight to Steve Ballmer's purchase of the Los Angeles Clippers.

  • Billionaires collecting sports teams     Friday, 30 May 2014 | 10:14 AM ET

    After Steve Ballmer's record purchase of the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion, CNBC's Robert Frank discusses if sports teams have become the new collectibles for the super-rich.

  • Ballmer buys ascending Clippers for $2B     Friday, 30 May 2014 | 9:08 AM ET

    Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is buying the NBA's Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion. The "Squawk on the Street" news team discusses the record breaking purchase.

  • What are the LA Clippers worth?     Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 2:23 PM ET

    Discussing the likelihood the Los Angeles Clippers will be bought for $2 billion, with Michael Ozanian, Forbes executive editor, and Mitch Epner, former federal prosecutor.

  • LA Dodgers: A good team that can be hard to watch Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 12:19 PM ET
    Pitcher Josh Beckett of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates after recording a no hitter during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on May 25, 2014 in Philadelphia.

    Two months into the 2014 baseball season, 70 percent of televisions in Southern California can't tune into Dodgers games.

  • Hotel Bel-Air target of new Islamic law protest Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 2:07 PM ET

    Dorchester Collection hotels in California face more protests over their owner's ties to severe Islamic law penalties in Brunei.

  • Dead tiger? Inside Hollywood's taxidermy industry Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 12:57 PM ET

    Entrepreneur Allis Markham owns Prey Taxidermy and offers custom taxidermy for television, film and photo shoots.

  • Rent or buy? The math is changing Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 10:22 AM ET
    Jenna Dillon-Gasparino, her son, William, and Rocky the dog in their house, which is on the market for sharply more than the family bought it for, just four years ago, in the Venice neighborhood of Los Angeles, May 19, 2014. In some markets, buying a house again looks like a perilous investment.

    New analysis shows that renting may prove to be a better decision than buying in major markets as prices rise and bargains disappear. The NYT reports.

  • NBA begins Sterling termination process     Monday, 19 May 2014 | 3:34 PM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports the NBA has initiated a charge seeking to terminate Donald Sterling's ownership of the L.A. Clippers.

  • May 15- Thousands of gallons of crude oil spilled over a half-mile area in Los Angeles on Thursday due to a break in an above-ground Plains West Coast pipeline, the city fire department said. The pipeline runs from the San Joaquin Valley in California to Long Beach, Moore said.

  • May 15- Thousands of gallons of crude oil spilled over a half-mile area in Los Angeles on Thursday due to a break in an above-ground Plains West Coast pipeline, the city fire department said. The pipeline was shut off remotely, and the incident shut down a section of the Atwater Village area of the city, a local NBC affiliate reported.

  • The NBA has named former Time Warner CEO Dick Parsons as the interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.

  • Branson joins boycott of hotel for Sharia law ties Monday, 5 May 2014 | 4:11 PM ET
    The Beverly Hills Hotel.

    The Virgin CEO has joined Ellen DeGeneres, Jay Leno and others in a boycott of the Dorchester Hotel chain over the owner's ties to Sharia law in Brunei.