| Feb 4, 2014
| 7:04 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- The hardest part about covering the Winter Olympics, by far, is getting here and staying healthy.
The coverage breakdown is 95% logistics and 5% throat lozenges.
Writing about Bode Miller, comparatively, is a breeze.
| Jan 30, 2014
Re "Airport is almost a terminal case," Jan. 28
I was interested to read your story about how unpleasant New York's LaGuardia Airport is, but for LAX users, the article might have been better titled, "Pot calls kettle black."
It is deeply unpleasant...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 9:40 AM
Transportation officials are warning the public about a series of closures on the northbound 405 Freeway that will begin Friday night, continue throughout the weekend and culminate in what officials are dubbing “Jamzilla” over the Presidents...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Dieter Ruehle had a busy day Saturday.
First, he stopped by Staples Center, as he normally would for Kings’ games since he’s the music director for them and the Lakers.
But before the game ended, he had to leave for LAX to begin his...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Animal wrangler Jim Brockett stands a few yards away from Arrow, like a director studying his actor.
The African augur hawk latches his yellow talons onto what looks like a severed finger — actually a piece of foam — and swoops into the...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 12:49 PM
Los Angeles County transportation officials on Thursday sent a strong signal that a direct light-rail link to Los Angeles International Airport may be too risky and costly to pursue, a blow to a regional planning goal long-sought by many transit users and...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 8:47 AM
Heavy fog and low visibility Wednesday morning prompted officials at Los Angeles International Airport to issue a temporary ground stop for many arriving flights.
Marshall Lowe, a spokesman for LAX, said the ground stop was mostly for smaller aircraft...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Fliers who want to complete their enrollment in the Transportation Security Administration's PreCheck program will be able to do so at at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) starting Thursday, according to a TSA announcement.
The TSA will open an...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 3:50 PM
Los Angeles International Airport will soon be home to a center where travelers can sign up to get access to faster security screening lines.
To qualify to use the Transportation Security Administration's expedited security lines, known as PreCheck,...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 4:23 PM
If you go
THE BEST WAY TO SALT LAKE CITY
From LAX, Delta, American, Southwest and United offer nonstop service and Southwest, Delta and United offer connecting service (change of planes) to Salt Lake City, the gateway to the Interconnect tour....
| Jan 28, 2014
Re "Bernanke leaves legacy of stimulus and stagnation," Jan. 26
The article may leave readers with a misunderstanding of the primary roles of the Federal Reserve. Those responsibilities are to promote maximum employment, keep prices stable and to...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Laugh all you want at those old public-access television clips of the late Dr. Gene Scott, the eccentric televangelist who sometimes wore two pairs of glasses at once and shouted at viewers to "Get on the telephone!" whenever his fundraising totals ebbed....