Los Angeles


  • 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.

  • Old-school pizza wars: Like they did in Naples Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    The artisanal pizza business is on an upswing. A visual sampling of the fare at Pizzeria Locale is seen here in Denver, Colo.

    This isn't your father's pizza. It's your great-grandfather's.

  • The best place to invest in real estate is ... Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 10:38 AM ET
    London, England.

    A new survey shows that while London was the best city among foreign real estate investors, the rest of the top five cities were in the U.S.

  • How coastal cities are preparing for rising seas Tuesday, 31 Dec 2013 | 8:00 AM ET
    Taxis sit in a flooded lot after Hurricane Sandy on October 30, 2012, in Hoboken, N.J.

    Construction projects are underway to protect America's coastal cities and infrastructure after Hurricane Sandy's wake-up call.

  • The healthiest housing markets? It'll surprise you Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 12:37 PM ET
    San Jose, Calif.

    Who would have thought that five of Zillow's top 10 healthiest housing markets would be in this state?

  • Rock 'n' roll rip-off: Failed rockstar, big spender Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 1:25 PM ET
    Lights Over Paris tour bus.

    Rob Mawhinney desperately wanted to become a rockstar. Instead, he found fame when he pleaded guilty to money laundering and loan fraud.

  • Kobe Bryant: NBA star, business man   Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 11:52 AM ET
    Kobe Bryant: NBA star, business man

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports on the Los Angeles Lakers affordability of Kobe Bryant's new 2-year $48.5 million contract extension, and the "Black Mamba's" future business plans.

  • 10 hottest cars at the LA Auto Show Tuesday, 3 Dec 2013 | 2:56 PM ET

    Featuring vehicles taking their first international bow, the exhibition offers fun and functionality as well as excess and efficiency.

  • Emerging entrepreneurial hot spots Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 6:39 AM ET
    Iman Fadaei, Kevin Ackermann and Marten Wetterberg of Aha Design

    Entrepreneurial activity is bubbling up around the globe—from Africa to South America—as more governments look for avenues of economic growth.

  • Boeing machinists reject labor deal on 777X by 67% Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 12:21 AM ET

    Boeing Co. machinists soundly rejected a new labor contract on Wednesday that would have let them build the company's newest jetliner in Washington.

  • TSA should absolutely be armed: Pro   Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 7:15 PM ET
    TSA should absolutely be armed: Pro

    Former U.S. Marine Corps Gunnery Sergeant Jessie Jane Duff of Concerned Veterans for America, discusses mental health problems in the U.S., and prevention procedures for shootings.

  • Making mental health care a priority   Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 4:40 PM ET
    Making mental health care a priority

    Doris Fuller, Treatment Advocacy Center, and Debbie Plotnick, Mental Health America, discuss the mental health crisis following the tragedy at LAX resulting in a TSA officer's death.

  • LAX shooter targeted TSA workers   Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 4:39 PM ET
    LAX shooter targeted TSA workers

    NBC's Jennifer Bjorklund reports the latest from Los Angeles after LAX has reopened following Friday's tragic shooting at Terminal 3, killing a TSA officer.