| Sep 20, 2013
Five years ago, this week, the world of finance and economics changed forever.
At least that's the story.
It started with a sad milestone in Wall Street history: the fall of the House of Lehman.
Between Sept. 13 and Sept. 20, 2008, Lehman Bros., the...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 10:00 PM
Brian Panish was indignant as the two men argued in the judge's chambers.
"Judge," the Michael Jackson family attorney snapped, "if I want to give him the finger, I know how to give him the finger."
"And you did it quite well twice," replied Marvin...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 10:15 AM
A 535-unit live-work apartment complex that is being proposed for an entire downtown city block could become the largest residential development project Glendale has seen since a development boom took hold in the city.
The City Council is set to review...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 6:09 PM
Wells Fargo & Co. subjects borrowers seeking mortgage modifications to "Kafkaesque delays and obstructions," in violation of last year's $25-billion national mortgage settlement, New York Atty. Gen Eric Schneiderman said in a federal lawsuit.
| Oct 2, 2013
| 10:17 AM
New York Atty. Gen. Eric Schneiderman has lowered the boom on Wells Fargo for what he says are serial violations of the huge foreclosure abuse settlement that Wells and four other big banks reached with federal and state regulators last year....
| Oct 3, 2013
| 1:34 PM
Authorities are asking for the public’s help finding a man who robbed a Loop bank on Wednesday.
The man robbed the Citibank branch at 11 S. LaSalle Street about 1:05 p.m. Wednesday, according to police and the FBI.
The man loitered in the bank...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Costa Mesa police and federal investigators are searching for a man suspected of robbing a Citibank branch on Harbor Boulevard on Wednesday, authorities said.
The robbery was reported at 9:28 a.m. at the bank, in the 2700 block of Harbor Boulevard. The...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 5:51 PM
Glendale may be getting its first major live/work complex, as the city granted preliminary approval to a four-building development on Central Avenue that would contain more than 530 units this week.
The City Council granted initial conceptual approval to...
| Oct 20, 2013
NEW YORK CITY — Time is running out.
It's my first experience using Citi Bike, the new New York City bike share program, and I've made a terrible mistake, I've lost track of time and now it looks like I won't get my bike back to a docking...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 10:51 AM
UnitedHealth Group Inc., the nation's largest health insurer, reported a tiny uptick in third-quarter profit, disappointing investors who have bid up the company's shares in recent months.
The Minnetonka, Minn., company said government funding cuts to...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Some of the top employers looking to hire in Los Angeles include fast-food chain McDonald's and healthcare provider Kaiser Permanente.
That's according to a new report from job site SimplyHired.com, which took a look at the companies posting the most...