| Aug 18, 2014
| 3:49 PM
(Reuters) - Teen apparel retailer Aeropostale Inc said it had reappointed Julian Geiger as chief executive as it seeks to win back customers and stanch six quarters of losses.
The company's shares rose as much as 11 percent in extended trading on Monday....
| Aug 7, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Before the makeup line, the book deal and the product endorsements, Michelle Phan was just another girl trying to make it big on YouTube.
She rose to fame with her viral video tutorials, sharing makeup tips and emulating looks inspired by Lady Gaga,...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 10:30 AM
He may be huge on YouTube, but few in Hollywood know who Shane Dawson is. Not yet, anyway.
The 26-year-old is best known to 12 million-plus subscribers across three different YouTube channels, but he's about to make a name for himself in film and TV,...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Book reports and homework are the likely the last thing your kids are thinking about right now. Yet, retailers are already ramping up for back-to-school season with promotions on school supplies, clothing and gadgets. With so many sales events, parents...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 7:24 PM
Immigrant youths covered the dirty concrete floors of the Border Patrol holding cells here, sprawled shoulder to shoulder and draped in grubby Red Cross blankets, enveloped in a haze of sweat and body odor.
Groups of girls and boys stared out the...
| May 25, 2014
| 9:46 AM
Christina Brown peeked around a group of people who had gathered near her apartment and saw a boy lying dead down the block, shot three times as he walked near his home in Marquette Park.
She disappeared but was back in minutes with her twin sister...
| May 15, 2014
| 6:20 AM
The fewest Americans in seven years filed applications for unemployment benefits last week as the labor market continued to improve.
Jobless claims dropped by 24,000 to 297,000 in the week ended May 10, less than any economist projected in a Bloomberg...
| May 23, 2014
| 10:09 AM
Kevin Diaz belonged to the Ambrose gang that claims territory roughly from California to Kedzie between 60th and 66th streets, according to police and the boy’s older brother.
The gang shouts “A Love or No Love” in videos meant to...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The cultish fans who gather online to obsess over every detail of ABC Family's "Pretty Little Liars" aren't just entranced with what the characters are saying and doing: They're very, very interested in what they're wearing.
Given the wealth of...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 1:57 PM
Police on Wednesday announced that a $50,000 reward was being offered for information in the November slaying of a 39-year-old discount store clerk in Pico-Union.
Atilio Benavides-Amaya, who worked at a 99-cent store, had just gotten off a bus and was...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 6:47 AM
At last, a place in Chicago that pays attention to sports!
Not buying it? A little overwhelmed at times — especially during the playoffs — by all the city's sports chatter? Tired of the seemingly unceasing hum that forces even the most...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 12:30 AM
Who needs sleep when there are deals to be had?
At Citadel Outlets in Los Angeles, which opened at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving, the parking area for the shopping center became so full that some shoppers were being directed to park a 10-minute walk away.