| May 13, 2014
Jimmy Orr was named managing editor, digital, of the Los Angeles Times in February 2011. Orr directs the strategy for latimes.com, supervises the team that produces the site, and oversees the Los Angeles Times Media Group's growing portfolio of digital...
| May 7, 2014
| 2:36 PM
A joint state and county sting of unlicensed contractors netted 26 tradesmen, some of whom had been cited before, the Broward sheriff's office said.
The sting was conducted April 23 and 24 at a Weston home, where investigators with both BSO's economic...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 5:10 PM
A Hollywood mom has been arrested on charges of taking her 15-year-old daughter to New York to pimp her out to Super Bowl fans, New York police say.
"We came up here to work and make money with a pimp," the mother told detectives, according to court...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 9:39 AM
Though many in this digital age maintain that print is headed toward extinction, a Dec. 15 article in the Los Angeles Times says this may not be so.
It seems that a number of online-only publications have begun to reconsider print — at least for...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Thanks to Sony's new marketing campaign, you, too, can be a Monuments Man (or Woman).
The latest promotional tool for the George Clooney film is a World War II newsreel-style trailer that serves as an actual campaign to help find missing art. Sony is...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 6:38 AM
Cable network A&E said on Friday it was bringing back family patriarch Phil Robertson to the hit reality show "Duck Dynasty" after fans protested his suspension over anti-gay remarks and big-name corporate sponsors stuck by the series.
| Jan 4, 2014
| 4:09 PM
The party is over for “party central.”
The owner of a roughly 4,000-square-foot Glendale home advertised as “party central” on Airbnb.com, an online vacation rental platform, has agreed to stop renting the house specifically for...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Tens of thousands of visitors to Yahoo.com may have been exposed to malicious advertisements that can install malware that gives attackers access to users' computers and online banking activity.
Starting Dec. 30, some ads served on Yahoo's ad network...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 6:44 AM
The owner of an approximately 4,000-square-foot Glendale home advertised as “party central” on Airbnb.com, an online vacation rental platform, has agreed to stop renting the house specifically for parties after having six festivities shut down...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Old Spice appears to be burning up the bandwidth with “Momsong,” a minute-long, body-spray-touting video that has racked up some 1.3 million hits (and counting) since it was posted to YouTube on Friday.
The song – in a sort of ‘...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 3:20 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- The Street's Jim Cramer was asked Monday about Twitter.
He called the money-losing social media high flier a “love stock.”
If that's the case, the honeymoon may soon be over.
Twitter shares fell sharply Monday after a...