| Aug 5, 2013
| 11:39 AM
California citrus growers have imported a tiny wasp from Pakistan to help control a pest that helps spread a citrus-killing disease.
Los Angeles Times Assistant Business Editor Nancy Rivera Brooks chats with reporter Ricardo Lopez about his story on...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 9:05 AM
The state on Friday will release its monthly jobs report showing whether the unemployment rate rose or fell in May. The monthly data release will also show which sectors added or shed jobs last month.
Ahead of Friday’s news, our team of economy...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 1:37 PM
The quadrennial AFL-CIO convention kicks off in Los Angeles on Sunday with the aim to coalesce unions and progressive groups who are here to strategize ways to reinvigorate the flailing labor movement.
With about 5,000 attendees expected to attend the...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Jackie Dancy has been to the Albertsons supermarket near her Baldwin Hills home many times, but she couldn't care less that the store is closing permanently.
The retired accountant now does most of her grocery shopping at a nearby Target, which she likes...