| Aug 29, 2014
| 11:47 AM
Standard & Poor's Rating Services downgraded American Apparel Inc.'s credit rating amid concerns that the troubled retailer will be forced to restructure its debt.
The Wall Street rating agency said the Los Angeles company was roiled by uncertainty in...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Behind the faded coral walls of American Apparel's downtown L.A. factory, a seventh-floor corner office sits locked with the shade pulled low.
That's where founder Dov Charney kept tabs on his often-troubled empire before the company's board of...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 2:56 PM
After weeks of turmoil following the ouster of Chief Executive Dov Charney, American Apparel Inc. has staved off potential financial ruin by reaching a deal with its largest shareholders that will bring a welcome infusion of cash and also keep its...
| Jul 10, 2014
American Apparel: An article in the July 9 Business section about American Apparel Inc. lender Lion Capital demanding repayment of a $10-million loan to the Los Angeles retailer quoted investment banker Lloyd Greif as saying that Lion makes "controlled...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 5:55 PM
American Apparel Inc. is getting a financial lifeline from its largest shareholders in an agreement that could leave founder Dov Charney out in the cold.
The Los Angeles retailer has signed a deal that will bring in up to $25 million in cash from New...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 7:53 AM
Here's Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, as we don't usually see him: in snorkeling gear, as he was inaugurated as president of the British Sub-Aqua Club on Wednesday. [The Cut]
The Emmy Awards nominations were announced Thursday morning, with...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 1:32 PM
American Apparel issued a public apology Thursday after the company posted a stylized picture to its Tumblr page of the space shuttle Challenger disaster.
It is unclear if the image was mistaken for fireworks or clouds.
The company was immediately...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 8:45 PM
American Apparel caused a furor Thursday after it posted on Tumblr a stylized photo of the Space Shuttle Challenger explosion along with light-hearted snapshots of Americana, apparently in reference to the July 4 holiday. It received complaints and...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Name of restaurant: HomeState
Concept: A Tex-Mex menu with specialties such as migas and brisket tacos. You'll get your brisket, but not in a saucy slab. It's in the former spot of the short-lived Storefront Deli.
What dish represents the restaurant,...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:19 PM
If you've been downtown recently, you may have noticed the image of Psy, the Korean pop sensation, on the side of a bright green food truck. The white suit-donning star, who made a name for himself with the 2012 hit "Gagnam Style," has partnered with...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:21 AM
Get a free pair of military cuff shorts valued at $10 with an online purchase from American Apparel.
Make a $25 purchase and use the promo code MLTCUFFSHRT at checkout to get the freebie. The shorts come in four colors.
Click here for the deal. The...