| Apr 7, 2014
| 8:57 AM
A series of dangerous thunderstorms pelted the Southeast on Monday, sending rescue crews to a central Alabama mobile home park where hundreds of residents were evacuated from flood waters after a creek overran it banks, emergency officials said.
| Apr 11, 2014
| 12:28 PM
Salesforce.com announced Friday that it will be the main tenant in a 61-story building under construction in San Francisco.
When completed in 2017, "Salesforce Tower" will be the tallest office building west of the Mississippi River. However, the...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 5:44 AM
A number of road construction projects will be causing traffic delays Saturday in Baltimore County and Baltimore City.
• In Baltimore County, portions of Interstate 95 near White Marsh are closed for construction. Delays could stretch to the...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 8:20 AM
Urban living doesn't appeal just to the young and hip. Developers of senior housing are starting to test the allure of walkable communities with access to city amenities.
Some are including densely populated areas as they scout for new sites, a...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 6:15 PM
Burbank city officials approved a 113,760-square-foot office addition to the Nickelodeon Animation Studios lot on Olive Avenue this week, a move company representatives said would help streamline its operations and bring about 450 additional employees...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 5:00 AM
In a sign that the definition of prime office space is undergoing a dramatic shift, an old downtown Los Angeles office complex — once considered second rate — is now outperforming many of its newer, glitzier competitors.
| Mar 28, 2014
| 11:56 AM
Burbank residents are being asked to weigh in on the city’s housing element at two meetings slated for next week, one of which will include a City Council discussion on implementing a moratorium on certain development permits, with the idea being to...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 11:32 AM
A metal finishing facility in Newport Beach poses an "unacceptably high" cancer risk to its neighbors and should curtail its emissions as soon as possible, state air quality officials said Tuesday.
The agency said it will ask its independent hearing...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 6:01 PM
Arizona home builder Taylor Morrison Home Corp. has agreed to buy a swath of coastal Orange County land, kick-starting a long-stalled development that fell victim to the recession.
The builder, in a deal announced late Tuesday, said it would buy...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 11:34 AM
Way back in 1960, Harford County's population was a little more than 76,000, which, presuming an average of four people per house, translates to about 19,000 homes.
When the building boom hit Harford County hard in the 1970s and especially the 1980s,...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:04 AM
The spring selling season is fast approaching, but home builders remain in a dour mood.
A survey of builders on the prospect of single-family home sales remained basically flat, and a bit pessimistic, in March, same as the month before. The National...