| Apr 9, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Contestants from NBC's hit singing competition "The Voice" will hit the road this summer for a 31-city North American tour.
The tour, headlined by season five winner Tessanne Chin, will kick off June 21 at San Antonio's Majestic Theatre and includes...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 8:35 PM
Two of Los Angeles' many Asian American banks ranked near the top of analysts' national lists of bank stocks that investors should buy, a signal of economic strength in local immigrant communities.
Financial information provider SNL Financial ranked...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Banc of California, a growing community bank in Irvine, is doubling its footprint in Southern California as it joins a new wave of smaller California banks pushing to expand into regional players in the aftermath of the financial crisis and the Great...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 2:54 PM
Few of the nontraditional home loans that triggered the financial crisis are still available, and lenders will have even more reason to avoid them now that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s definition of presumably safe and sound...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 11:49 AM
A list of upcoming concerts across the Southland, with on-sale dates in parentheses.
Empire Polo Club
Stagecoach Country Music Festival, April 25-27 (Fri.)
Shrine Expo Hall
Steve Aoki, Nov. 15 (now)
El Rey Theatre
The Mowgli’s, Dec. 11...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Agents are deal junkies by instinct. Thus with talent agencies feeling a major squeeze on revenues, insiders knew that a wave of dealmaking would be imminent -- deals involving the agencies, not the talent.
Their expectations were realized, and the town'...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Former Chicago improv comedian Jordan Klepper is the newest member of “The Daily Show’s” correspondent team, the Comedy Central show announced Monday.
Klepper’s duties were to start on Monday’s show, with a report...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
With interest rates set to rise, many on Wall Street are wondering if the municipal bond market is in for another pummeling as 2014 gets underway.
Investors couldn't get out fast enough last year. Bonds from states, cities and counties suffered their...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 1:07 PM
A list of upcoming concerts across the Southland with on-sale dates in parentheses.
Justin Timberlake, Aug. 12 (Fri.)
Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
Fall Out Boy/Paramore, Aug. 16 (Fri.)
Chelsea Handler, April 26 (Fri.)...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Sonny Spectrum and his band still haven't played a live gig together. The singer-songwriter plans to round up his studio crew for a performance at the Detroit Bar in Costa Mesa, and given everyone's schedule, they may not even have time to rehearse before...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Most of the risky mortgages that triggered the financial crisis have disappeared from the marketplace, and lenders will have even more reason to avoid them because of a new federal crackdown on loose lending.
But one housing-bubble favorite —...