Like a sprinkling of Disney’s trademark magic, the hidden-in-plain-sight high-tech special effects in the new “Frozen” musical at Disney California Adventure weave seamlessly and effortlessly into
Legendary investor Warren Buffett told CNBC on Monday that his Berkshire Hathaway group nearly doubled its stake in Apple to 133 million shares worth around $17 billion. Apple is Berkshire Hathaway's
"We will adjust to potential changes in tax policy or protectionist tendencies," he said.
Attorneys for people suing air bag maker Takata and five automakers say the car companies knew that Takata's products were dangerous yet continued to use them for years because they were inexpensi
The rule change applies immediately and effectively loosens the cap placed on the amount of high loan-to-income mortgage lending banks and building societies are allowed to do.
Warren Buffett has been on a Apple stock buying spree.
The ratings for ABC’s telecast of the Academy Awards ceremony on Sunday were nearly even with those of last year’s ceremony, according to early data from Nielsen. In the 56 overnight markets, the
Nine people were injured, one critically, when an SUV driven by a person suspected of human smuggling crashed Sunday while being chased by Border Patrol agents near Lake Morena east of San Diego.
Essential Education: Teachers union vote will be counted Monday Feb. 27, 2017, 7:19 a.m. Welcome to Essential Education, our daily look at education in California and beyond. Here's the latest: El
Oscars 2017 updates: 'Moonlight' named best picture after Warren Beatty gets wrong envelope Feb. 27, 2017, 7:16 a.m. In a stunning turn, "Moonlight" won the best picture Oscar after "La La Land" w
For 82 years, accounting and consulting firm formerly known as PricewaterhouseCoopers has enjoyed a reputational boon from handling the balloting process at the Academy Awards. Now its hard-won
If a street in the Trousdale Estates area of Beverly Hills can support a $70-million home sale, why not $100 million? That’s what spec developer Nile Niami intends to find out with his latest off-
U.S. businesses in January boosted their orders for long-lasting manufactured goods by the largest amount in three months, but a key category that tracks business investment plans slipped. Orders
Dealers say foreign investors are now taking keen interest in lower-rated corporate bonds, too
India has potential to grow faster and plans are underway to reduce poverty and create jobs in rural areas, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today, even as he ruled out the country becoming totall
The Academy Awards are over, and “Moonlight” (we think) is your best picture winner. Welcome to the Gold Standard, the newsletter from the Los Angeles Times that helps guide you through the ins a
Renouncing citizenship or giving up a green card can be expensive when it comes to the IRS. Here's how the feds compute the 'Exit Tax.'
Today’s column explores the timing and availability of widow's benefits, spousal benefits, whether it's mandatory to file at 66 and the effects of remarriage.
Islamabad, Feb 27, IRNA - A report published in Pakistan local media says Yazd is believed to be one of the most ancient cities of the world and hence a tourist attraction, but Iran’s industrial exhi
Police detectives on Monday were investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a teenager in Santa Monica. Santa Monica police responded to the 1300 block of 16th Street shortly after 5
AFH is an acquisitive independent financial adviser (IFA), which since November has completed six transactions, the last of which was Bay Financial Management for £1.4million.
LONDON (Reuters) - For every buyer of futures and options there must be a seller. For every long position there must be a corresponding short position.
Luanda - A delegation of Water and Electricity Service Regulatory Institute (IRSEA) will travel Wednesday to Maputo, Mozambique, to exchange information with the local counterpart.
The President calls for a sharp increase in military spending and big cuts to the EPA. Boeing will open its first European plant. and Samsung Electronics says it will launch the Galaxy S8 on March 29t
Your California Bucket List: Essential adventures and experiences in the Golden State Feb. 27, 2017, 6 a.m. (Al Seib, Brian van der Brug, Rick Loomis, Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times) Here's
For hassle-free movement of cargo, the government has decided to make electronic toll tags mandatory for all vehicles contracted by the government departments.
The central bank on Monday announced the launch of the latest 'Inflation Expectations Survey of Households' across 18 cities aimed at capturing subjective assessments on price movements.
Bitcoin start-ups Zebpay, Unocoin, Coinsecure and Searchtrade have jointly launched a Digital Asset and Blockchain Foundation of India (Dabfi), with the aim of orderly and transparent growth of the vi
President Trump has already taken many executive actions. Even though Congress passes the tax laws, he could move on to taxes.
Oscars 2017 updates: 'Moonlight' named best picture after Warren Beatty gets wrong envelope Feb. 27, 2017, 5:47 a.m. In a stunning turn, "Moonlight" won the best picture Oscar after "La La Land" w
Luanda - Angolan Finance minister Archer Mangueira is due to hold talks Monday in Madrid, Spain, with local officials aimed at assessing the financial issues, as part of the two countries cooperation
Warren Buffett offers helpful advice to invest in index funds and shun hedge funds. But he is not telling you how to pick individual stocks that will beat the market -- here are the four traits that s
Luanda - The Angolan National Reserve Bank (BNA) sold from 20 to 24 February, in the internal market, 348.6 million Euros.
The information was made available Monday by the BNA, in its websi
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