Los Angeles


  • Amazon's next target? Its own delivery network Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 3:13 PM ET
    Amazon Fresh trucks at a warehouse in Inglewood, Calif.

    The retailer is testing its own delivery network in San Francisco.

  • LA preps for future quakes   Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 1:32 PM ET
    LA preps for future quakes

    Lucy Jones, USGS seismologist, provides insight on what the duration and frequency of earthquakes signals about future quakes.

  • Police bust LAX baggage-theft ring Friday, 28 Mar 2014 | 10:37 AM ET

    Police arrest six people to bust an LAX theft ring that stole an uncounted amount of valuables. The LAT reports.

  • Paying more at the pump? Blame ethanol prices! Monday, 24 Mar 2014 | 8:48 AM ET

    The U.S. average price of gasoline rose by 5 cents during the past two weeks, caused by the jump in the price of ethanol used to make gasoline.

  • This ex-Wall Street trader thinks she's nailed it Thursday, 20 Mar 2014 | 11:45 AM ET
    Sarah Gibson Tuttle

    Sarah Gibson Tuttle funded a nail salon with the money she saved working in finance for a decade.

  • LA quake hits quiet faultline   Tuesday, 18 Mar 2014 | 1:19 PM ET
    LA quake hit along quiet faultline

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports the troubling factors of Monday's 4.4 magnitude earthquake in Los Angeles.

  • 28 attorneys general urge retailers to drop tobacco Monday, 17 Mar 2014 | 4:12 PM ET

    Attorneys general is 28 states urged Wal-mart and four other retailers to stop selling tobacco products. They said they should not be sold in health stores.

  • Quake measuring 4.7 hits LA   Monday, 17 Mar 2014 | 9:37 AM ET
    Quake measuring 4.7 hits LA

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan provides insight on the earthquake in Los Angeles Monday morning.

  • LA restricts e-cigarettes   Wednesday, 5 Mar 2014 | 12:51 PM ET
    LA places restrictions on e-cigarettes

    Los Angeles is the latest city to restrict the use of e-cigarettes in public places. Miguel Martin, Logic Technology Development president, says the e-cigarette business is currently $2 billion, and discusses how the big players are handling regulations.

  • Magic Johnson: Jason Collins is smart   Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 1:22 PM ET
    Magic Johnson: Jason Collins is smart

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen speaks to Magic Johnson about Jason Collins and Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's decision to veto an anti-gay law.

  • Magic Johnson: Howard Schultz taught me a lot   Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 1:19 PM ET
    Magic Johnson: Howard Schultz taught me a lot

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen speaks to Magic Johnson about his focus on urban consumers and his business influences.

  • Airports ramping up downtown rail connections Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 2:53 PM ET
    In April 2013, Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport’s Sky Train began service between the airport’s busiest terminal and Valley Metro Light Rail.

    Dallas, Seattle and other cities are connecting their airports to downtown by rail in hopes of easing headaches and attracting more business.

  • Power House: Los Angeles real estate   Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 1:46 PM ET
    Power House: Los Angeles real estate

    Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices' Greg Bender provides insight on the real estate market in Los Angeles, California. This week's "power house" is listed for $1,625,000.

  • LA's priciest real estate? Not where you'd think Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 10:49 AM ET
    Marilyn Monroe's gravesite in Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery.

    "It's a deal at $699,000," says Tom Gregory, standing over the cemetery plot he owns. "It's about $10,300 per square foot."

  • Airport upgrades: Changing rooms, outdoor plazas Sunday, 26 Jan 2014 | 1:00 PM ET
    Hold room in renovated Terminal 3, Boarding Area E at SFO Airport

    Airports are busy rolling out major upgrades and expansions in places such as San Francisco, Denver, New York and New Orleans.

  • Too hot for hockey: NHL may play at 80 degrees Friday, 24 Jan 2014 | 4:04 PM ET
    The ice crew works the rink as they prepare for the 2014 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles.

    The Super Bowl may be played in a snowstorm. Meantime, in Los Angeles, they'll be playing a hockey game in a heat wave this weekend.

  • LA: Just too hot for hockey   Friday, 24 Jan 2014 | 2:00 PM ET
    LA: Just too hot for hockey

    The NHL is launching its Coors Light Stadium Series with the first ever official outdoor game west of the Rockies. The Los Angeles Kings will host the league-leading Anaheim Ducks at Dodger Stadium Saturday night. But hot temperatures are causing ice issues that could pose a serious problem. CNBC's Jane Wells reports.

  • Northridge earthquake 20 years later: What has Cali learned?

    Twenty years ago the devastating 6.7 magnitude earthquake that killed 75 people and left 125,000 homeless shook California. CNBC's Jane Wells reports then and now.

  • Fire rages near LA   Thursday, 16 Jan 2014 | 4:22 PM ET
    Fire rages near LA

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports on unexpected wildfires near Los Angeles. Park rangers have updated the fire danger level to extreme.

  • Adult movie studios look for a better year Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Steve Hirsch, Vivid Entertainment

    2013 couldn't have gone much worse for the porn industry.