| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:31 PM
Let’s face facts: California just doesn’t do trains very well.
Now, freeways -- those we’re good at. We’ve got the car culture thing down pat. Getting most places by freeway is a snap: Why, from Pasadena to the beach, you just...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Los Angeles County apartment rents increased at a slower pace in the third quarter, although that’s not much relief for tenants now paying, on average, nearly 6% more than they did before the recession.
The average apartment rent in the three-...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:10 AM
Three office buildings in Mission Viejo and Newport Beach have sold in two transactions that, combined, industry observers valued at more than $90 million as investor demand for Orange County commercial properties heats up.
The sales to large national...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Aaron’s Inc., a rent-to-own retailer, has agreed to stop using software to secretly spy on and photograph customers who rented computers.
The Federal Trade Commission had accused Aaron's and its franchisees of using software to monitor customers'...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 6:42 PM
Authorities have surveillance footage that shows Aaron Hernandez and two men killed in a drive-by shooting in Boston last summer at the same establishment hours before they died, according to multiple law enforcement sources with knowledge of the...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 5:34 PM
The NCAA has made it clear it isn't giving football scholarships back to USC, or presenting Matt Barkley with an honorary Rose Bowl participation plaque.
Being the NCAA means never having to say you're sorry. The governing body of college athletics...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Wearing a three-piece beige suit, former Bear Chris Zorich stood before a federal judge Friday and apologized for not filing his federal income tax returns for four years.
He promised to never make that mistake again and said he looked forward to...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 7:43 PM
NEW YORK -- Five Democrats fighting to become the city's next mayor sparred over housing costs, police tactics and term limits at their first debate Tuesday evening, but they agreed on one thing: They don’t want to talk about Anthony Weiner’...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 1:54 PM
A gunman who seized hostages and killed six people in an eight-hour standoff that ended early Saturday at a Hialeah, Fla., apartment complex was a renter in who had set his unit on fire, police said.
Pedro Vargas, 43, was fatally shot by a SWAT team...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 6:11 PM
— Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez of Bristol pleaded not guilty Friday to charges that he orchestrated the June 17 execution of his friend Odin Lloyd.
Hernandez was arraigned Friday in a packed Fall River courtroom. His...
| Aug 19, 2013
Becky G vividly remembers what she calls "my little mini midlife crisis." It happened seven years ago, when she was 9.
At the time, her family had been forced to move into her grandparents' Inglewood garage after losing its Riverside County home....