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
“Future Sex” By Emily Witt Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 224 pp., $25 Fifteen years ago, I was a young music critic spending time in New York, discovering that a number of men in the industry wanted
The Los Angeles Times’ NFL writer, Sam Farmer, examines this week’s matchups. Lines according to Pregame.com (O/U = over/under). Last week’s record 8-7 (.533); season 56-36 (.609). Using point spr
Marseille's new American owner, Frank McCourt, is moving quickly to make the ailing club competitive again. Three days after officially taking over, he hired highly-rated coach Rudi Garcia in tim
Greenlight Capital hedge fund manager David Einhorn (Trades, Portfolio) joined nine other famed investors on Tuesday to talk about stocks at the annual Great Investors’ Best Ideas Investment Symposiu
It’s the little things that add up to make this hotel deal a sweet steal. West Inn & Suites in Carlsbad, Calif., marks its first decade with rooms starting at $139 and a pop-up beach party for you
If we used market history to predict the election, the candidates would be tied Everyone, and I mean EVERYONE, at recent gatherings wants to talk about the election and what he said or what she said.
MILAN/ZURICH (Reuters) - Credit Suisse has agreed to pay 109.5 million euros ($119 million) in taxes and penalties to settle allegations by Italian authorities that it helped clients transfer...
Falkland Islanders has been warned that fresh produce may be in short supply for some time to come due to changes in the Chilean Customs' procedures. Stanley Growers owner Tim
(3 minute read) Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg And what exactly do they do? A Loan Originator or Mortgage Loan Originator (MLO) is the front door to the mortgage getting process. MLOs hav
Stocks struggling at week's end as investors react to the negative impact of strong dollar.
A MyFampal survey suggests that mothers with household incomes over $75,000 are more concerned about their children's behavioral issues than those with lower incomes.
With around an hour and three-quarters of trading to go, the FTSE 100 index was down 10.4 points, or 0.2 per cent at 7,016.5, just off the session low of 7,014.85 and well below the day’s peak of 7,
Earlier this week Hurricane Energy provided a glimpse into the potential of its Lancaster Field as it said the initial well there flowed at a rate of 14,500 barrels a day.
A 50-year-old woman who died after a car wreck in September in Southern California is the 11th U.S. victim of Takata Corp.’s defective air bag inflators. The National Highway Traffic Safety Admini
Find out three big mistakes that many homeowners make when it comes time to sell.
Many of the most popular websites went down on the East Coast Friday morning.
Friday's rally follows Microsoft's latest quarterly report, out late Thursday, that beat analyst expectations for adjusted sales and profit and showcased a doubling of growth in its Azure cloud busine
Oct 21 (Reuters) - Kristian Orssten has been promoted to
head of EMEA debt capital markets at JP Morgan,
according to an internal memo seen by Thomson Reuters LPC.
OTTAWA, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Canada's finance department laid
out possible ways to spread mortgage risk on Friday, kicking off
consultations to force lenders to take on more responsibility
for the loans
American and Southwest will take you to Pittsburgh and back for $268, including all fees and taxes. The round-trip deal out of LAX is subject to availability, of course, and requires flights to be
Sen. Harry Reid’s name is not on the ballot this year, and he hasn’t campaigned much in public since an accident left him blind in one eye and walking with a cane to steady his slowing stride. But
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is investigating two homicides that occurred in the southeast county overnight. The first occurred in Compton around 10:40 p.m. Thursday, after a man wa
Over the last three seasons, when the Clippers had genuine aspirations of winning the NBA championship, their dreams were dashed every year because of their own failures and untimely injuries. Now
This retirement coach says finding your passion is fine, but balance is the key to retirement
Luanda - The commercial activity in the country has been providing various business opportunities and generating more jobs, said on Friday here, Luanda provincial governor, Higino Carneiro.
* For first nine months of 2016, Hypoport predicts revenue
of around 113.5 million euros (Q1-Q3 2015: 103.1 million euros)
and earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) of around 17 million
The markets were floating in a sea of red in the early going, even as positive earnings news streamed in that may eventually help them turn higher. Microsoft shares jumped better than 6% in post-marke
Oct 21 (Reuters) - Royal Bank of Canada said on
Friday Chief Financial Officer Janice Fukakusa would retire
effective Jan. 31 after 12 years in the role.
LONDON, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Officials looking into the
factors behind the dramatic fall in sterling on Oct. 7 will
issue an initial report to a group of global central banks in
early November, sources
Oct 21 (Reuters) - Qualcomm Inc is nearing a deal
to acquire NXP Semiconductors NV for $110 per share in
cash, a person familiar with the matter said on Friday.
The company is seeking to solidify gains from its all-day breakfast push.
ZURICH, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Switzerland is scrapping interest
on early federal tax payments to stave off an unintended
consequence of the country's negative interest rates.
HANOI, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Habeco, one of Vietnam's biggest
brewers, will list all of its shares for the first time next
week, giving it a market value of $405 million, the Hanoi Stock
Exchange (HNX) s