| Feb 18, 2014
| 5:31 PM
The head of nuclear safety for the cleanup of the former nuclear weapons site at Hanford, Wash., was fired Tuesday after allegations she made over several years that the construction project was ignoring serious safety problems.
Donna Busche, an...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:33 AM
In poker, sometimes a strong hand is just as effective as a good bluff. It just gets tricky when the stakes are high.
Howard County Executive Ken Ulman went "all in" with Howard Hughes Corp. last week over improvements both sides agreed are needed for...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 7:03 AM
Gov. Jerry Brown vowed to increase funding to map California earthquake faults, calling the effort an important public safety measure.
“We’ll do whatever it takes. And the people of L.A. should be cautious because earthquakes are just around...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 8:03 PM
Dozens of seniors filled City Council chambers Tuesday to oppose a $29.9-million affordable housing project for creative industry workers planned for downtown Glendale, but the showing wasn’t enough to prevent approval of the final design and a city...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Thank you, 2005 Huntington Beach City Council, for the recreational vehicle parking compromise.
Isn't it encouraging to know that if you simply want to add some square footage to your existing living space all you have to do is roll in a 40-foot home...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 3:49 AM
A two-alarm fire broke out at a senior housing facility in Pikesville early Monday morning, Baltimore County fire officials said.
The fire department responded to Springhouse Assisted Living in the 8900 block of Reisterstown Road at around 2:40 a.m....
| Mar 6, 2014
| 3:53 PM
The views from office towers near Los Angeles International Airport can be great. Tenants watch planes coming and going or check out the city skyline and the Pacific Ocean. They just don’t have much company.
The LAX market has been softer than a...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Women wearing yellow raincoats and boots, a guy in a shark costume and several home improvement celebrities were among sightings this week at the Las Vegas Convention Center as more than 75,000 hardy home builders, interior designers and others...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 6:43 AM
New home construction fell sharply in January, as severe weather across much of the country helped freeze development.
Housing starts tumbled 16% from December to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 880,000 last month, the Commerce Department said...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The gig: Deryl McKissack, 52, is president and chief executive of McKissack & McKissack, a construction management and design firm with offices in Los Angeles, Washington, Chicago and Baltimore. The firm manages about $15 billion in construction projects....
| Mar 18, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Construction is underway on a new medical office complex at Douglas Park, a commercial real estate development site next to Long Beach Airport that was once used for aircraft manufacturing.
Urbana Development has broken ground on Douglas Park Medical...