| Dec 16, 2007
Despite the mortgage meltdown, the blizzard of advertising for home loans continues.
With the subprime market in tatters in the wake of record defaults and foreclosures, fewer pitches scream "Bad credit? No problem!" Instead, lenders struggling to remain...
| Aug 16, 2007
Angelo Mozilo, chief executive of Countrywide Financial Corp., has been fond of saying that the company became America'sNo. 1 mortgage lender by being smarter than the competition.
In a harangue to Wall Street analysts early last year, the combative...
| Jan 14, 2008
The no-worries lending that inflated the housing bubble is resulting in a flood of soured option-ARM loans, adjustable-rate mortgages that allow borrowers to pay so little every month that their loan balances rise rather than fall, sometimes sharply....
| Sep 12, 2009
A night at the Stiller compound?
Comic actor Ben Stiller and his actress wife, Christine Taylor, have listed their Hollywood Hills property at $12.5 million.
The site includes two houses and a one-bedroom guesthouse for a total of 10 bedrooms and 11...
| Sep 28, 2009
| 4:40 AM
WOODLAND HILLS -- A suspect was in custody Sunday following a dangerous pursuit that left a pedestrian dead and ended in a dramatic standoff.
Hector Vidal, 26, was driving eastbound on the Ventura (101) Freeway around 8:10 p.m. Saturday in a 2002...
| Sep 27, 2009
Mitrice Richardson is afraid of the dark and always has been, says her mother, Latice Sutton, who remembers that quirk when she thinks about her daughter's release from a jail cell at a Los Angeles County sheriff's substation in Calabasas in the predawn...
| Jul 11, 2009
Tom Wilkes, a Grammy Award-winning art director and album cover designer whose work included albums for the Rolling Stones, Janis Joplin, Neil Young and other music legends, has died. He was 69.
Wilkes, who was diagnosed with a form of amyotrophic...
| Jul 21, 2009
| 7:39 PM
MALIBU -- Nearly 74,000 Southern California Edison customers in several communities, including Malibu, lost power Tuesday afternoon.
The outage started at 3:42 p.m. and affected Malibu, Agoura, Westlake Village, Calabasas and portions of Ventura County,...
| Aug 27, 2009
Baltimore Ravens defensive end Trevor Pryce and his wife, Sonya, have sold their Calabasas home for $2.1 million.
The two-story Colonial, built in 2002, has five bedrooms and six bathrooms in 5,883 square feet. It sits on slightly more than half an...
| Mar 5, 2009
|| Azusa ||
|| Mayor ||
|| 100% precincts reporting || Votes || % ||
|| Joseph R. Rocha* || 2,278 || 100 ||
|| City Council ||