| May 1, 2014
| 8:08 PM
Project manager Ryan Keiser has a passion for building big, so he was thrilled eight years ago when he joined a suburban firm that partnered with clout-heavy McHugh Construction on major projects like bridges, highways and rapid transit infrastructure....
| May 2, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Love of place more than space rooted Julie Smith-Clementi and Frank Clementi to their 600-square-foot, 1920s cottage and its sociable walk street in Venice.
The architect couple settled here in 1994 and two years later added a second floor, preserving...
| May 2, 2014
| 2:05 PM
A cement truck lost control Friday and overturned on the same downhill road in Beverly Hills where a dump truck in March overturned and killed a Los Angeles police officer, authorities said.
About 11 a.m. the cement truck was southbound on Loma Vista...
| May 3, 2014
| 5:51 PM
As part of the NBA's sweeping sanctions against Clippers owner Donald Sterling over his controversial racial remarks, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is urging the league's other owners to push for the Clippers' sale.
Silver said that if three-quarters...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:00 AM
SHREVEPORT, La.— A woodsy stretch of Willow Lake Farm, just outside this city, has been painstakingly built to look like a 17th century New England village, filled with shops and houses with steep-pitched roofs and drab clapboard exteriors....
| Apr 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
As the Tribeca Film Festival enters its 13th year, fest leaders feel confident they've established an identity for the event as more than just a placeholder between Sundance and Cannes.
Now the only trick is to convince everybody else of that. Although...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Sami Rahimi sleeps fitfully on a bread rack above the bakery's cold concrete floor. He rises at 5 a.m., sweeps up, washes in a pan of chilly water, then prays.
Before the sun has risen, Sami is pushing a dented wheelbarrow through the dim streets, at 13...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 3:00 AM
In baseball, it turns out, making a perfect schedule can be as elusive as throwing a perfect game.
There are a lot of rules, starting with the basics: For each major league team, 81 games must be on the road and 81 at home, with 13 home weekend series...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Justin Lovelace admits he might have underestimated his customers' infatuation with fried chicken and waffles. It was the most popular item during the soft opening of his new West Hartford restaurant Hearty Kitchen, and during a recent Saturday brunch,...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 8:30 PM
OSO, Wash. — Standing beneath a banner proclaiming "Oso Strong" one month after the deadly landslide, President Obama told the residents of the hard-hit Stillaguamish Valley that the nation is grieving with them as they struggle to rebuild homes,...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 5:40 PM
Glendale school officials will spend $1.1 million updating three sites in the district that consume the most electricity.
The district will spend state funds made available to them through the California Clean Energy Jobs Act, which gives K-12 schools...