| Jan 25, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Editor's note: As part of the coverage of the 2013 legislative session, the American News will provide, on most days, a list of 10 pieces of information helpful to understanding what is - and sometimes isn't - happening at the state Capitol during the...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 7:30 AM
At the same time people involved in rehearsals for Michael Jackson’s London concerts were saying he needed therapy, his business manager was asking the concert promoter for a $1 million advance for the cash-strapped singer and the chief executive of...
| May 31, 2013
| 1:00 PM
An insurance company has sued the Los Angeles Unified School District seeking to avoid paying settlement costs related to alleged child abuse at Miramonte Elementary School.
The action, if successful, could leave the nation's second-largest school...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 12:08 AM
Allegations of fraud involving an Imperial Valley College training program loom over the college after two former students voiced serious accusations during Tuesday’s Imperial County Board of Supervisors meeting.
“Our charges here (are)...
| Jan 12, 2013
| 5:29 PM
Christopher Smith, 21, of Pembroke Pines, and I were among thousands who attended Saturday's opening of a two-day gun show at the Fort Lauderdale War Memorial Auditorium. As we waited with hundreds in line along the frontage road in Holiday Park, a steady...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 9:29 PM
When Bank of America credit officer Dan Petrik and his team sat down in early 2007 to analyze Sam Zell's plan to take control of Tribune Co., their numbers showed that the complex deal failed to meet five of the bank's 10 lending guidelines.
| Dec 26, 2012
| 10:05 AM
City Council candidate David Nos filed for Chapter 13 bankruptcy last December -- a "business decision" he said he was forced to make after encountering circumstances beyond his control amid a rough recession.
Nos had been running his printing...
| May 16, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Prospect Park, the studio that revived "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" as online-only serials, announced it will move to a twice-per-week schedule for new episodes of the sudsers starting May 30 instead of four.
In a letter sent to fans...
| May 7, 2013
| 6:47 PM
About 20 Windber Area School District teachers confronted their school board Tuesday evening over compensatory time policy and what both sides agreed was an ongoing communication breakdown resulting in hard feelings and mistrust between teachers and...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 9:51 PM
Seeking to reverse their fortunes amid a debilitating Chicago corruption scandal, top executives of Redflex Traffic Systems flew to Florida for a personal pitch to local officials having second thoughts about giving the company a major contract for a red-...
| May 10, 2013
| 9:26 PM
A worrisome abdominal pain drove Jalal Afshar to seek treatment last year at healthcare giant Kaiser Permanente.
The Pasadena resident and Kaiser member had lived for years with a rare condition known as Castleman's disease, which affects the lymph...