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At T.J. Maxx, shoppers relish the hunt for a bargain-priced designer dress.        
Fritz Koenig, a German sculptor whose work “The Sphere” became a symbol of resilience after the 9/11 attacks in New York, has died. He was 92. Koenig, a well-known artist thanks to his distinctive
Lt. Col. Riyadh Atshaan, his ginger mustache glinting in the afternoon sun, adopted an avuncular tone as he relayed his orders into the walkie-talkie. “Don’t clump together in groups. Wear your he
He hates us, he really hates us! With apologies to Sally Field, that’s the news media’s takeaway from President Trump’s speech Friday to the Conservative Political Action Conference. Trump wasted
Los Angeles City Councilman Paul Koretz has lodged a complaint with state regulators accusing his opponent of violating a state law that prohibits candidates from working with campaign groups that
Rory McIlroy probably made himself one of the least popular golfers last week after playing a round with President Trump. The backlash he received on social media confirms it. The amount of ridicu
 Lucille Conlin Horn weighed barely 2 pounds when she was born, a perilous size for any infant, especially in 1920. Doctors told her parents to hold off on a funeral for her twin sister who had di
Essential Politics: California Republicans gather for their state convention in Sacramento Feb. 24, 2017, 3:14 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and governmen
Essential Politics: California Republicans gather for their state convention in Sacramento Feb. 24, 2017, 3:14 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and governmen
Essential Politics: California Republicans gather for their state convention in Sacramento Feb. 24, 2017, 3:14 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and governmen
South African authorities are under fire for allowing an anti-immigrant “march of hatred” to go ahead in Pretoria Friday, just days after a series of violent attacks against Somalis, Nigerians and
The lender, which is headquartered in London but earns its money in Africa and Asia, made profits of £326 million – up from a £1.2 billion loss in 2015.
Mark Sherlock, manager of the £679 million Hermes US SMID Equity Fundd, on his best and worst moves in the stock market.
More than a year has passed since London Stock Exchange Group chairman Donald Brydon cooked up the idea of a £20 billion ‘merger of equals’ between Europe’s two largest share markets.
Polman, 60, is that rare beast among FTSE 100 chiefs, one that feels duty-bound to run his company for the benefit of society rather than just its shareholders.
The luxury performance car firm said it was ‘unaffected by Brexit’ as underlying earnings in the fourth quarter accelerated 90 per cent to £69 million.
William Hill has sought to put a ‘challenging year’ behind it – but has still not appointed a chief executive seven months after ousting its former boss.
Pearson has been hit by a slowdown in its US higher education arm and has fallen into a loss of £2.3 billion – the biggest in its history.
The boss of British Airways has fought back after a barrage of complaints over a decision to scrap free in-flight sandwiches.
The Financial Conduct Authority found a string of large companies had sold annuities to 90,000 people in poor health without telling them they could shop around for a better deal.
Ray Massey got behind the wheel of Alfa Romeo's stunningly stylish new Giulia saloon and gave it a spin around the Cotswolds.
Pentagon strategists are putting final touches on a stepped-up battle plan against Islamic State and are due to offer President Trump options as early as Monday to accelerate the war against the m
Bernie Custis, regarded as modern professional football's first black quarterback, has died. He was 88. Custis made pro football history on Aug. 29, 1951, when he became a starter with the Hamilto
Essential Politics: California Republicans gather for their state convention in Sacramento Feb. 24, 2017, 1:50 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and governmen
A late push helped U.S. stocks finish higher Friday after indexes spent most of the day lower. There was far more selling than buying on Wall Street overall, but the Dow Jones industrial average m
The Coast Community College District Board of Trustees has directed Orange Coast College to revoke its suspension of a student who secretly video-recorded his human-sexuality professor calling Pre
Under mounting pressure from immigrant rights leaders, Santa Ana officials announced last year their plan to end a contract with Immigration and Customs Enforcement to house immigration detainees.
The man who smashed President Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star with a sledgehammer and pickax last year won’t be auctioning off the brass pieces as he had hoped. Instead, he’s returned the meta
In 1969, St. Louis Cardinals center fielder Curt Flood started carving the path toward free agency in professional sports, and in 1976, it became official: After six years of major league service,
The 1More E1001 Triple Drivers are $99, but they perform as well as headphones that cost up to 10x as much.        
Late-day rally helps Dow extend best streak of records since 1987        
Aggressive start-up buffeted by claims of sexism that made Uber a 'toxic' place for women to work.        
Finding the best credit card can be challenging. Should you get a 0% interest rate, cash back or miles? How much can you save? And where do you start looking? This article helps you create a strategy
Essential Politics: California Republicans gather for their state convention in Sacramento Feb. 24, 2017, 12:39 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and governme
How’s this for a laughable — were it not so serious — proposed law? Arizona legislators want to make organizers and participants in planned peaceful protests subject to racketeering laws if violen
At conservative gathering, Trump tries to define a new GOP Feb. 24, 2017, 11:56 a.m. A look at President Trump's administration and the rest of Washington: At CPAC, president calls for Republican
When Herbert Fink set up shop on Rodeo Drive, it was an unremarkable side street dotted with filling stations, a hardware shop, a few old bungalows and an aging Brown Derby restaurant. He stocked
Essential Politics: California Republicans gather for their state convention in Sacramento Feb. 24, 2017, 12:39 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and governme
The housekeeper panicked when she heard about Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents descending on Santa Paula.  The 40-year-old, a Mexican immigrant in the U.S. illegally, called her boss and
Essential Education: Financial aid applications are due in less than a week Feb. 24, 2017, 12:28 p.m. Welcome to Essential Education, our daily look at education in California and beyond. Here's t
Essential Politics: California Republicans gather for their state convention in Sacramento Feb. 24, 2017, 12:39 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and governme
I wept as I read Rigoberto Gonzalez’s  moving essay about the importance of books as he was growing up [“The Power of the Printed Word,” Feb. 19]. The library was my salvation during a challenging
The UFC announced Friday it will move up its scheduled UFC 214 card at Anaheim’s Honda Center to July 29. The card, which originally was moved from Jan. 21 to Aug. 5, will mark the organization’s
The FBI has joined the search for a 14-year-old boy who disappeared from the streets of San Fernando last week during a powerful storm. At a news conference Friday morning, Los Angeles police said
The dress code for the Film Independent Spirit Awards, which take place Saturday afternoon in a tent by the beach in Santa Monica, is  “festive and relaxed,” which might be a good description for
Santo Domingo.- The Industry and Commerce Ministry
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Certain news organizations excluded from Spicer gaggle        
Plain-and-simple home equity loans, with the security of a locked-in interest rate that never changes are regaining popularity.        
A round-up of everything that happened this week in the credit card and transaction industries
It had impairment losses on loans and other credit-risk provisions of Rs 6,251.52 cr in 2015
Throughout the fall campaign, then-candidate Donald Trump and his allies loved the USC/L.A. Times "Daybreak" poll -- the only major survey that consistently showed him winning. "A couple polls got
As of 10 a.m. Friday morning, 7,929 tickets had been sold for tonight’s Southern Section Open Division basketball semifinals at USC’s Galen Center. As of 11 a.m., it was 8,500, according to the So
The sun will be out, the fields are ready and the top pitchers are set to make their season debuts on Saturday when the high school baseball season in Southern California moves into high gear. One
Bold, colorful stripes are sartorial perennials, and this season, they’re everywhere, from dresses, tops and capes to chokers, hoop earrings and bags. It might take some pluck to wear wide stripes
President Trump has dominated the news for months — a mixed blessing for him, albeit a spotlight he craves — but this week his opponents seized much of the attention. With Congress in recess and m
Corey Seager stepped to the counter at a Panera Bread near the Dodgers complex at Camelback Ranch earlier this week and ordered his Bacon Turkey Bravo with a cup of broccoli and cheddar soup. The
The housekeeper panicked when she heard about Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents descending on Santa Paula.  The 40-year-old, a Mexican immigrant in the U.S. illegally, called her boss and
Essential Politics: California Republicans gather for their state convention in Sacramento Feb. 24, 2017, 11:29 a.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and governme
Lockheed Martin will move 650 jobs in the legendary Trident missile program from Sunnyvale, Calif., to other states, the defense contractor said Thursday. The affected employees work for the Fleet
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