| Jun 19, 2015
| 11:00 AM
Los Angeles has always served as a source of inspiration to Mark Bradford: the blinking, atomized landscape, the plentiful street signage, the bits of detritus that have a way of finding their way into his work. Here are six of his favorite L.A. spaces:...
| Jun 5, 2015
| 3:00 AM
Rep. Kevin McCarthy celebrated his first election to Congress at an In-N-Out Burger, sipping sodas from paper cups at Formica tables with his wife and children. The understated evening fit perfectly into the Bakersfield Republican's image as the son of...
| Jun 4, 2015
| 2:25 PM
Feras Morad’s little sister used to stumble in public speaking situations -- her face would redden and her speech would falter.
Her brother, who qualified for the national speech and debate championships when he was a senior at El Camino Real...
| Jun 4, 2015
| 12:46 PM
Certain food mashups are made in heaven. Need we remind you of the Cronut?
And some culinary Frankensteins are made in Orange County, by a genius food website, an unnamed chef and a guy named Josh Scherer, who refers to himself as Culinary Browdown....
| May 14, 2015
| 5:00 AM
“The old New York-Los Angeles rivalry is changing, at least on the East Coast side of the equation. No longer do in-the-know New Yorkers reflexively parrot sneers like the old Woody Allen line, that the only cultural advantage of Los Angeles is...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 12:45 PM
McDonald's had a rough start to 2015, with sales declines around the world and a 33 percent drop in profit. In response, CEO Steve Easterbrook, installed in March, said the world's largest restaurant company aims "to be more responsive to today's...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 6:00 AM
The 2016 election is heating up, with a number of prominent players formally announcing their candidacies. But it wouldn't be a primary without a few wild cards, and the first one has entered the fray: Waka Flocka Flame.
Born Juaquin James Malphurs and ...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 8:28 AM
Shake Shack, the New York City burger joint often referred to as the In-N-Out of the East, will open in West Hollywood next year. The company announced the news via Twitter on Tuesday morning.
The restaurant, with its cult-like following, is known for...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 9:07 AM
In January, at the time of the ultra-buzzy initial public offering of high-end hamburger joint Shake Shack, we asked if the company would turn out to be the Krispy Kreme of 2015. Now the question is: could it even turn out worse for investors?
| Feb 13, 2015
| 3:38 PM
Costa Mesa planners approved a new fast-food restaurant this week that will replace a Burger King near the 405 Freeway.
The Burger King at 3150 Harbor Blvd. — the city's only Burger King — will be replaced by Raising Cane's, a Baton Rouge,...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 8:00 AM
If you still don't have Valentine's Day plans for Saturday night, don't panic. Here are eight ideas in California that can fill the romantic bill -- and you won't need to travel very far.
Keep it simple
Catch sunset on Valentine's Day with a Ventura...