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  • NYC Mayor: Important to not overreact Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 12:01 PM ET
    NYC Mayor: Important to not overreact

    LA schools are closed today after en electronic threat. CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports New York City officials received the same threat, but concluded it was a hoax.

  • Targeting credible threats Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 11:34 AM ET
    Targeting credible threats

    Former CIA Officer Terrorism Expert Jack Rice, discusses the process for judging terror threats, as Los Angeles keeps its school district closed.

  • Wording of LA threat caused concern: NBC Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 11:26 AM ET
    Wording of LA threat caused concern: NBC

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports which school districts are open near the Los Angeles School District. Also, NBC's Pete Williams is reporting the wording of the threat caused concern to Los Angeles officials.

  • LA schools closed due to 'abundance of caution' Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 11:02 AM ET
    LA schools closed due to 'abundance of caution'

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on high security at the Star Wars premiere Monday night, in Los Angeles, and provides an update on the Los Angeles schools closing for searches.

  • LA schools closed due to email threat Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
    LA schools closed due to email threat

    The Los Angeles School District has decided to close schools until they are assured the schools are safe, reports CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • US undercut ability to deal with threats like this: Woolsey

    More than 640,000 students in over 900 schools in the LA school district are safe, after schools were shut down due to a credible threat. Former CIA Director R. James Woolsey, shares his perspective.

  • LA closes schools after safety threat Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 10:41 AM ET
    LA closes schools after safety threat

    Former FBI Assistant Director Chris Swecker, discusses Los Angeles closing down its entire school system after a credible threat.

  • LA officials: All students are safe Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 10:25 AM ET
    LA officials: All students are safe

    The Los Angeles Superintendent of Schools Ramon C. Cortines addressed safety actions being taken in all LA schools. CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the details.

  • LA school district superintendent addresses closures Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 10:15 AM ET
    LA school district superintendent addresses closures

    Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent Ramon Cortines holds a press conference about the city-wide school closure, as reported by KNBC.

  • LAUSD: I want every school searched Tuesday, 15 Dec 2015 | 10:11 AM ET
    LAUSD: I want every school searched

    The Los Angeles Superintendent of Schools Ramon C. Cortines is taking action to ensure safety in all LA schools for Wednesday, after schools closed in the area due to a possible threat.

  • Playboy magazine over the years, by the numbers Friday, 11 Dec 2015 | 1:40 PM ET
    November 2015 issues of Playboy magazine on the shelf of a bookstore in Bethesda, Maryland.

    The final nude Playboy is about to come out. We break down some of the business numbers behind the magazine.

  • 4 ways to save big on holiday travel: Expedia CEO Wednesday, 2 Dec 2015 | 10:34 AM ET
    Travelers arrive to check in for flights at O'Hare International Airport.

    With the Christmas travel rush nearly upon us, Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi tells CNBC there's still time to get great deals on airfares.

  • Lakers' Bryant to retire Monday, 30 Nov 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Lakers' Bryant to retire

    Basketball star Kobe Bryant will end his NBA career after the current season.

  • Los Angeles housing takes a U-turn Thursday, 19 Nov 2015 | 1:15 PM ET
    The skyline of Los Angeles

    After seeing the highest September sales pace in six years, Los Angeles housing fell into a deep sleep in October.

  • Billionare to turn Beverly Hills estate to farmland Thursday, 12 Nov 2015 | 1:12 PM ET
    Palazzo di Amore

    Jeff Greene said that Palazzo di Amore, his 25-acre estate and mega-mansion perched atop Beverly Hills, is no longer for sale.

  • Disney's Iger to help plan NFL stadium in LA Wednesday, 11 Nov 2015 | 11:55 AM ET
    Bob Iger, chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company.

    Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger will work with the city of Carson on the potential construction of a new Los Angeles NFL stadium.

  • Tiny hotels: Check in, then squeeze in Tuesday, 3 Nov 2015 | 6:47 AM ET
    Moxy hotel room rendering.

    Chains are opening hotels with micro-size rooms, but with larger communal spaces aimed at the millennial traveler.

  • LOS ANGELES, Oct 30- Striking Southern California port truckers who accuse shipping companies of wage theft took their grievances on Friday to City Hall in Los Angeles, where they gained new political backing for their cause. The strikes, idling just a fraction of the 13,000- plus trucks hauling cargo in and out of the Los Angeles and Long Beach harbor complex,...

  • LA's $1 billion Toilet to Tap program Friday, 23 Oct 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    LA's $1 billion Toilet to Tap program

    Southern California is contemplating a 'toilet to tap' program that could transform human waste water into drinking water.

  • Los Angeles may go 'toilet to tap' for its water Thursday, 22 Oct 2015 | 2:25 PM ET
    The exterior of the Metropolitan Water District building on Alameda Street in Los Angeles.

    The LA Metropolitan Water District is moving toward a program that could eventually result in human waste water being turned into drinking water.