| Jul 29, 2014
| 2:30 AM
My kids' current favorite show is "Shark Tank," where budding entrepreneurs pitch ideas to a team of corporate tycoons who double as potential investors. While listening to concepts for, among other things, collapsible kayaks and colored fur spray for...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:41 PM
The median price for a single-family home in Burbank continued to climb last month, but the median price for a condominium slid, according to the latest real estate report.
The median price for a home was $598,750 in June 2013, compared to $653,500 last...
| Jul 10, 2014
Volkswagen's redesigned compact hatchback just went on sale, but dealers are being told to hold inventory until a safety defect is addressed. VW issued a stop sale order for the 2015 GTI and Golf in the U.S. because of an......
| Jul 28, 2014
To test our sub-$30,000 speedsters, we put them through an even more rigorous set of tests than we usually use in our Challenges: We spent one day at the Byron, Ill., Dragway to get zero-to-60-mph times and quarter-mile times and......
| Jul 20, 2014
Rebecca Onion, writing in Slate about her dread of the domestic changes that will occur if she and her husband have a child: I don’t want to be the Captain. My mom was the Captain for our family, and now......
| Nov 8, 2013
| 1:00 PM
NEW YORK — Chris Burden's sculpture "The Other Vietnam Memorial" is not included in the compelling retrospective of the Los Angeles-based artist's four-decade career, which fills all five floors at the New Museum here as well as the building's...
| May 29, 2014
| 9:42 AM
The economy performed worse than initially estimated amid severe winter weather in the first quarter, contracting for the first time in three years, the Commerce Department said Thursday.
Wall Street shrugged off the news in early trading.
| Jun 19, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Art conservator Lori Trusheim leaned out of a second-story window and squinted through her camera at a 72-square-foot copper sculpture that has become a local landmark. The elements have taken a toll over the past three decades, and she wants it...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Strong August auto sales numbers revealed a problem last month that Ford, General Motors and Chrysler once would have begged for -- not enough cars to sell.
All three automakers posted double-digit gains in sales last month and they reported tight...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Trucks continue to outsell cars, and that could be a good sign.
So far this year, cars account for 47.4 percent of U.S. sales, according to data from WardsAuto. Analyst Haig Stoddard forecasts light trucks will outsell cars for the foreseeable future....
| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Home price spikes in Las Vegas, Phoenix and other parts out west got most of the pub this year, but Florida’s housing market will jump back into the national eye in 2014, according to the Home Buying Institute.
It was one of eight housing...