| Dec 11, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Kathy Thomson, the former president and chief operating officer of the Los Angeles Times, has become chief marketing officer and executive vice president at the satellite radio company Sirius XM Holdings Inc.
Thomson will report directly to SiriusXM's...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 7:41 PM
Robert Shogan, a former Los Angeles Times national political correspondent who covered Washington for more than 30 years and wrote more than a dozen books on topics as diverse as the New Deal, violence in West Virginia's coal fields and the nature of...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 7:16 PM
Ryan Ferguson left prison a free man Tuesday, greeted by cheers from supporters and lingering questions related to one of Missouri’s highest-profile murder cases.
He and a friend were convicted of killing a Columbia, Mo., newspaper editor and...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 3:33 PM
Three teenagers were injured in a shooting after they left their Pittsburgh high school Wednesday afternoon, and authorities say they are questioning six people in connection with the incident.
The shooting may be tied to a drug-related fight at the...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 4:38 PM
A planned sale of the Riverside Press-Enterprise to the owner of the Orange County Register has not yet closed three days after the deadline, according to the newspaper’s current owner.
In a statement published after the close of the stock market,...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 7:59 PM
Donald S. Maxwell, a retired financial executive who helped guide the Los Angeles Times and its former parent company, Times Mirror, through periods of unprecedented expansion, died Wednesday at his home in La Habra Heights. He was 83 and had pancreatic...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 4:29 PM
An activist hedge fund has taken a 2.5 percent stake in Tribune Co., and may be looking to increase its holdings.
Blue Harbour Group, a Connecticut-based investment firm, says it is on board with the direction taken by Tribune Co., which is planning...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 7:22 AM
There are real-life newspaper editors like the ones you see in the movies, the ones who swagger and swashbuckle and cuss and scrap.
Bill Thomas was not one of those editors.
He was urbane, dapper, cool and collected, an editor to match the...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 3:59 PM
The Business section of the Los Angeles Times and several of its writers were honored Thursday by the Society of American Business Editors and Writers.
The daily section was named as a finalist for the general excellence award for daily newspapers...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 5:01 AM
Commercial real estate research firm CoStar Group Inc. announced Monday it has acquired Apartments.com from Chicago-based Classified Ventures for $585 million.
Classified Ventures had been shopping the apartment rental website since September, retaining...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 8:19 PM
In spinning off its publishing business, Tribune Co. will pick up a dividend that could be about $325 million from the new public company, which would consist of the Los Angeles Times, the Chicago Tribune and six other daily newspapers.