| Jun 28, 2013
| 8:03 PM
Earnings at Tribune Co., parent of the Los Angeles Times, fell sharply in the first quarter as advertising revenue continued to slide and the company incurred a big tax bill.
The company reported net income of $58.4 million in the three months, a 41%...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Tribune Co.'s $2.73-billion purchase of 19 television stations Monday will have no impact on whether the company sells its newspapers including the Los Angeles Times, Chief Executive Peter Liguori said.
"We're not going to look at the newspapers today...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 7:43 AM
After the coffee. Before seeing numbers for Under the Dome.
The Skinny: I liked the first hour of "Under the Dome" but was concerned that the show was moving too fast, and some of the subplots seemed silly. Episode 2 confirmed my fears. I will give...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 11:50 AM
Tribune Co. went a full six months with unblemished credit. But its plan to buy 19 television stations is casting a shadow over the media conglomerate’s credit rating.
Standard & Poor’s Corp. said Tuesday that Tribune’s $2.7-billion...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 3:05 AM
Authorities are continuing to sort out the details of an auto accident that apparently claimed the life of award-winning journalist Michael Hastings.
The death of the 33-year-old Hastings was announced by his employer, BuzzFeed, which said he died in...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 9:01 PM
Michael Hastings, an aggressive and iconoclastic journalist whose reporting exposed the vagaries of the war in Iraq and helped bring down the top U.S. general in Afghanistan, died early Tuesday in a car crash in Los Angeles, according to two of his...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 6:20 AM
Tribune Co. has hired Steven Berns, the top finance executive for cosmetics company Revlon Inc., as its chief financial officer and promoted its current CFO, Chandler Bigelow, to serve in an expanded role developing strategy for the company.
| Jun 12, 2013
| 6:54 AM
After the coffee. Before the flight back to Los Angeles.
The Skinny: It's been fun here in D.C. but it's time to head home. Hope my cats didn't leave me any welcome home gifts! Wednesday's roundup includes the latest on News Corp.'s plans to split...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 5:12 AM
HONOLULU -- Sisterhood is indeed powerful, at least when it comes to pole dancers.
Attendance was sparse at the Waikiki Acrobatic Troupe’s regular Wednesday night workout. The open practice in a dingy exercise studio at University of Hawaii,...
| May 30, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Ibragim Todashev was being interrogated in his Orlando, Fla., home by the FBI and Massachusetts police when he was killed early in the morning of May 22. Now his family and friends want an independent investigation of how Todashev, an acquaintance of the...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 9:53 AM
Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in 11 L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Times’ Crime L.A. database. Four neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Cypress Park...