| May 1, 2013
| 8:52 AM
LG, the latest phone manufacturer to launch a flagship smartphone in the last month, said its Optimus G Pro will go on sale May 10 in stores exclusively through AT&T.
The LG Optimus G Pro, already available in other parts of the world, is a mammoth...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 6:38 PM
SAN DIEGO -- Gov. Jerry Brown endorsed Rep. Bob Filner's San Diego mayoral bid during a campaign rally Tuesday for Proposition 30 at a Barrio Logan elementary school.
Brown called Filner, D-San Diego, an "independent guy'' who has disagreed with him...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 5:54 PM
LA JOLLA, Calif. -- About 230 people attended a $1,000 a plate fundraiser Friday that featured first lady Michelle Obama at the La Jolla home of Qualcomm co-founder Irwin Jacobs and his wife, Joan.
The event raised money for President Barack Obama's...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 8:00 AM
When the 2012 L.A. Auto Show opens Nov. 30 (we'll be covering the press days Nov. 28-29) it will bring with it the future.
Not only will well-established automakers display forthcoming production vehicles and far-off concepts, but companies including...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 10:08 AM
SAN DIEGO -- The San Diego Chargers retired the No. 55 worn by the late linebacker Junior Seau before Sunday's home opener against the Tennessee Titans at Qualcomm Stadium.
Seau, who died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound May 2 at his Oceanside...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:41 PM
SAN DIEGO -- The San Diego Chargers announced Tuesday they still have to sell about 11,000 tickets by Thursday to avoid a local television blackout of Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons at Qualcomm Stadium.
All but the most expensive club level...
| May 4, 2012
| 10:45 AM
Summer internships are often competitive, stressful and less than lucrative. But in the rarefied realm of the most superior of internships, there’s free meals, social mixers and plenty of pay to be had.
To hear interns tell it, working at Google is...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 2:18 PM
When Tim Cook took over the helm at Apple Inc. in August, many wondered how he would set himself apart from his predecessor, the formidable Steve Jobs. But a new study that ranks Cook as the country’s top-rated chief executive suggests that he&...
| May 3, 2012
| 7:00 AM
When it comes to creating value, Occidental Petroleum Corp. Chief Executive Stephen I. Chazen beats out other Southern California business leaders, according to a new report from Pepperdine University.
Chazen helped his Los Angeles company pull in $3.4...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 11:56 AM
Where should you work if you’re 18 to 30 years old? Try small companies, preferably technology ones, especially in Seattle.
So says a new report from compensation data company PayScale and research group Millennial Branding. Gen Y – also...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 9:36 PM
Connected devices were a top trend at the Consumer Electronics Show this year, as they have been for several years. But there's no point in having a television that displays Twitter feeds or a refrigerator that can send recipes to......
| Jan 18, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Here is the text of Gov. Jerry Brown's State of the State address, as prepared and distributed to media: As required by the state constitution, I am reporting to you this morning on the condition of our state. Putting it......