| Jun 6, 2014
| 7:45 AM
If you’re a bargain hunter, look to the Far East.
Fares for late summer and through late fall, in many cases, are significantly less than fares to Europe. Here’s a round-trip ticket on United from LAX to Beijing for $758, including all taxes...
| May 22, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Citing an improving economy and growing demand for foreign travel, the operator of Los Angeles International Airport is predicting a substantial increase in passengers in the months ahead compared with last year.
Officials for Los Angeles World Airports...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 8:14 PM
The Los Angeles City Council is looking at providing nearly $180 million in subsidies to two major downtown hotel projects, while also setting the stage for other hotel deals across the city.
The council's Economic Development Committee will consider...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:47 PM
A teacher from Iowa was walking her dog three months ago in Chengdu, China, when she stumbled upon a starving, partially paralyzed Belgian Shepherd who followed her home.
The teacher took the dog, whom she named Bert, to the veterinarian, where he was...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 11:02 AM
The number of passengers at Bob Hope Airport declined 1.5% in April, and parking revenues, while they did rise, didn't grow enough to meet budget projections, according to the latest statistics.
There were 325,839 passengers in April, compared to 330,...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 9:00 AM
The spate of airline mergers over the past decade raised fear among consumer advocates that the consolidation would kill competition and hike fares.
In fact, the results have been a bit more mixed, according to a study released last week.
| Jun 25, 2014
| 3:20 PM
One man was killed and another was being sought Wednesday after an attempted robbery of a medical marijuana dispensary near Los Angeles International Airport.
The two men entered the Nature's Cure Inc. dispensary at 5300 W. Century Blvd. about 12:18 p....
| May 23, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Here’s a fare to Manila, good from late summer to late fall, that is lower than many we’re seeing to Europe: This $831 round-trip from LAX on Korean Air includes all taxes and fees.
It is subject to availability and is for departures Sundays...
| May 24, 2014
| 11:00 AM
We were somewhere in Burbank last month when my phone disappeared. One minute it was on the store counter. The next, it was gone. You know how it is. Poof.
“But wait!” I said to my wife, Jill. “This time, I activated Find My Phone! I...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 5:15 PM
Re: “Passengers on the descent at Bob Hope Airport,” June 7. Seems as though every couple of weeks there’s an article in the News-Press decrying the decline of ridership from Burbank Airport. It is just a matter of time and money (and...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 10:48 AM
If you go
THE BEST WAY TO CALGARY, CANADA
From LAX, Air Canada and WestJet offer nonstop service to Calgary, and United, Air Canada, Delta and American offer connecting service (change of plane). Restricted round-trip fares from $383, including...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 7:26 AM
Jayceon Taylor, the rap musician and reality TV actor known as Game or the Game, has sold his gated house in Glendale for $1.63 million.
He bought the house in 2005 for $1.9 million, public records show.
The updated house, built in 1958, features an...