The Los Angeles Dodgers have become the first professional sports team to fund a tech incubator, sprinkling $120,000 among 10 start-ups.» Read More
NEW YORK— Logistics company DSV will buy UTi Worldwide Inc. for about $1.35 billion, expanding its position in the U.S. freight market. The Denmark supply chain services company will pay $7.10 per share for rival UTi. That's a 50 percent premium to the Long Beach, California, company's closing stock price on Thursday.
LONG BEACH, Calif.— The California Coastal Commission on Thursday approved a $100 million expansion of the tanks SeaWorld uses to hold killer whales in San Diego— but it banned breeding of the captive orcas that would live in them. The last-minute amendment would ban breeding of captive orcas, including through artificial insemination, at the California park...
LONG BEACH, Calif.— Protesters and supporters filled a meeting room Thursday where a California commission was considering a vast expansion to the tanks that SeaWorld uses to hold killer whales in San Diego. The 500 people who packed the meeting room included SeaWorld supporters wearing blue and white shirts and holding signs saying, "Educate, Inspire, Conserve,"...
LOS ANGELES— Exxon Mobil Corp. is selling its troubled Southern California refinery for $537 million to a New Jersey energy company more than six months after an explosion crippled the plant and led to higher gas prices in the Golden State, according to an announcement Wednesday. PBF Energy Inc., one of the largest independent oil refiners in North America, said...
Cheap, fast and healthy? How one restaurant is attempting to achieve a lunchtime trifecta.
Police are investigating a race between two exotic cars in a video posted to YouTube. The man claiming to own the cars says he is protected by diplomatic immunity.
Beethoven has just been transported to 21st century virtual reality by the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Call it a new kind of Fantasia.
The USOC names Los Angeles for the 2024 Olympics bid.
A stronger economy usually leads to more traffic congestion on the roads
One-third of the country is in a drought, according to the federal government. At the same time, America is losing a lot of the water it still has.
California prosecutors expand the consumer protection lawsuit against Uber, saying background checks missed convicted criminals.
Multifamily construction activity is above historical averages in more than one-quarter of the U.S.'s largest housing markets, according to Trulia.
American Airlines teams with Cuba Travel Services for charter flights between LAX and Havana.
American Airlines and Cuba Travel Services plan to operate the first charter flights between Los Angeles and Havana later this year.
'Shade balls' have been dumped into Los Angeles reservoirs to protect the region's water supply from contaminants and from evaporation.
The U.S. Olympic Committee and Los Angeles near an agreement to name the city the U.S. candidate to host the 2024 Summer Games.
NFL owners meet in Schaumburg, IL, to discuss the proposed relocation of one or more teams to Los Angeles.
Gas prices drop eleven cents per gallon over the last two weeks.
A growing number of breweries are scrambling to meet consumer demand by offering craft beers with higher alcohol content.
Earlier this year, after a labor standoff dragged out for months and debilitated west-bound deliveries, shippers began diverting containers east.