| Aug 9, 2014
| 1:48 PM
For all the cringeworthy talk of crushes, conniptions and collapsing marriage, the key to the corruption trial of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, will be connecting dots — whether prosecutors can link gifts and loans from...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 10:25 AM
In an overflowing, sweat-inducing auditorium two weeks ago, start-ups founded by UCLA students took turns at the front to explain how their app and website ideas would change the world. Across town, USC students made their own pitches last weekend....
| Sep 16, 2014
Born in Monaghan, Ireland, a resident of Los Angeles and currently working around Glasgow, Scotland, actress Caitriona Balfe says she can relate to her time-traveling character, Claire Randall, in the Starz series "Outlander." "I've lived in Los Angeles...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 11:01 AM
After you slip on Google Glass — the new computer you wear on your face — you get things rolling with the voice command, "OK, Glass." Then you tell the eyeglass-like contraption what you want it to do — take a picture, shoot a video,...
| Jul 24, 2014
A former employee of the company that launched Chicago's red light cameras testified Wednesday before a federal grand jury investigating bribery allegations, and he said he recounted a secret meeting atop the John Hancock Center and even answered...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Best known for her roles on "Beverly Hills, 90210" and "What I Like About You," Jennie Garth is showing fans another side of herself in "The Jennie Garth Project," a new HGTV reality series in which the 42-year-old actress works with a contractor to...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 8:47 AM
The Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa in Fort Lauderdale is celebrating its 30th anniversary this month by throwing a party to thank its 650 employees.
When the 650-room beachfront resort opened on Oct. 22, 1984, it was the newest hotel...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 7:00 AM
So you have upgraded your iPhone to iOS 8 -- now what? You’ll be pleasantly surprised that some of the top travel apps in the iTunes Store have enhanced their offerings for iOS 8 -- and it makes no difference whether you have the newest iPhone or an...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 9:41 AM
Attorneys general are supposed to be crusaders of justice: men and women who aren't afraid to step on toes, take on tough cases and make the bad guys pay.
Lately, though, it's been looking like America's AGs are more interested in stepping on private...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 8:14 AM
NEW YORK — Whole Foods is holding wine tastings. Ikea is pitching apartment furniture to divorced dads. Applebee's turns into a nightclub after dinner.
These companies are all targeting an increasingly coveted demographic: single Americans.
| Nov 17, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Question: On trips to Italy and Spain last year, a hotel in each country asked me whether I would like my bill charged in dollars or euros. I had not been to Europe for a while, and I had never been asked this. I didn't know what to say, so I went one way...