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A Los Angeles judge threw out a man’s drug conviction Tuesday and granted him a new trial, ruling that his attorney should have acted on information that raised questions about the credibility of
A teenage boy died Tuesday morning after a fire erupted inside a converted garage where he and three other people lived, officials said. The blaze was reported at 8:47 a.m. inside a detached garag
Authorities are investigating possible hate crimes at two mosques in the Sacramento Valley during Ramadan over the weekend. The first incident was reported Friday night at the Islamic Center of Da
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck said Tuesday that investigators have identified additional cadets who may have taken rides in stolen police cars, part of an ongoing scandal involving the LAP
No two ways about it: The University of Washington’s new study of the jobs effect of Seattle’s higher minimum wage spells trouble for supporters of minimum wage increases. That’s not merely becaus
A fast-moving wildfire that has scorched 5,800 acres of rugged terrain just south Beaumont in Riverside County was 20% contained late Tuesday morning as firefighters battled the flames with air dr
Companies developing drugs for rare diseases have attracted negative publicity for their often sky-high drug prices creating what Todd Hagopian believes is biotech’s high risk, highest reward sub-sect
The Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) mandate instructing banks to make higher provisions for accounts referred to National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) for resolution under Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code
Total NPA provisioning of banks stood at Rs 2.2 trn as of FY17, up from Rs 2 trn in FY16
The crop loan waiver scheme is estimated to benefit 89 lakh farmers out of the 1.31 crore farmers registered in the state.
In an interview to CNBC-TV18#39;s Shereen Bhan, Timothy Roemer, Ex-US Ambassador to India spoke about Prime Minister Narendra Modi#39;s meeting with US President Donald Trump and gave his views on I
Police in Riverside are looking for man who they said sexually assaulted a girl behind a dumpster outside a church she had attended. The attack occurred about 5:30 p.m. Sunday outside the Church o
Authorities locked down an Alabama military post on Tuesday amid reports of possible active shooter, and workers were advised to "run hide fight." About two hours later, the all clear was given an
Hollywood wants to make sure it’s not getting shortchanged by China, its fastest growing source of box office revenue. The Motion Picture Assn. of America, the lobbying group that represents major
Actress and comedian Mindy Kaling has parted ways with a home in Hollywood Hills West, selling the city- and ocean-view property for $1.61 million. Set above Sunset Strip, the 1920s two-story is t
On the same day the United States lost the America’s Cup to New Zealand, the man who designed Cup-winning boats for both countries died after a long bout with cancer. Doug Peterson, a longtime Poi
Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck said Tuesday that investigators had identified additional cadets who may have known about thefts carried out by others in the program, part of an ongoing scan
Gucci will launch a limited-edition book next week. Named “Hortus Sanitatis,” which means “The Garden of Health,” the tome takes its Latin title from the first natural history encyclopedia, publis
A rubbish fire that erupted near a homeless encampment in downtown Los Angeles on Tuesday morning distracted motorists and passersby before it was extinguished by firefighters. The fire broke out
“The Da Vinci Code” author Dan Brown on Tuesday revealed some information about his forthcoming novel, “Origin,” the fifth book to feature his signature character, Robert Langdon. Brown's publishe
Corporation Bank invited bids to fix insolvency professionals and gave the mandate to EY
'Air Marshals' patrolling Westminster can now issue central London motorists with an £80 fine if they leave their engines idling when they pull up at the side of the road.
Butter is almost 20 per cent more expensive than last year, while issues with salmon supply have contributed to lift the price of fresh and tinned fish have seen increases by 14 per cent.
In June 1967 On The Buses sitcom star Reg Varney made the first ever ATM withdrawal at Barclays in Enfield, north London. Many say ATMs are here to stay as the appeal of cash endures.
Experts at the Spotlight Health program of the Aspen Ideas Festival offered these ideas to move the country toward more person-centered care
85% of the 2,646 US adults interviewed by Northwestern Mutual in 2016 reported feeling some form of financial anxiety. As Millennials enter prime investing age, here are 4 ways we can curb financial c
Credit growth had slipped to lowest level since Independence in FY17, falling to paltry 5.1 per cent, RBI
Launched by government, the Startup India Hub is a one-stop destination to connect all the stakeholders of the startup ecosystem in India, including startups, investors, mentors and accelerators.
Canelo Alvarez’s strong-mindedness toward his boxing career and Oscar De La Hoya’s interest as a promoter in maximizing revenue have at times seemed in direct conflict. While former two-division c
To the editor: Joel Kotkin does some funny stuff in his piece, which seems to be designed to denigrate public mass transit. (“Want to be green? Forget mass transit. Work at home,” Opinion, June 23
Completed this year, this contemporary two-story in Mar Vista pampers the head of the household with a sizable master suite complete with an artistic wall fireplace, private balcony and four-secti
To the editor: It’s difficult to believe that congressional Republicans hope to pass a healthcare bill that deprives people of basic coverage. The mean-spirited plan they’re supporting is advantag
To the editor: Your article correctly reports that California generates and pays for more electricity than it currently needs. But the “why” is dim by more than a few watts. (“California invested
Banks are opening up their platforms and data to people with ideas to improve their business in a digitally disruptive environment.Unlike in the past, banks such as State Bank of India, RBL and Axis B
Just how bad was California's drought? We fired three big questions at Bettina Boxall, the Los Angeles Times' most experienced water reporter.
Danae Horst recently opened the Folia Collective, a specialty indoor plant studio and boutique in Pasadena.
High temperatures and hot, dry winds will continue to stoke the flames of a wildfire burning in the San Jacinto Mountains south of Beaumont on Tuesday as fire authorities announce voluntary evacua
The Los Angeles Police Commission is expected to decide Tuesday whether officers were justified in fatally shooting an 18-year-old during what police described as a “running gun battle” in a Watts
Slightly more Europeans now view the United States unfavorably under President Donald Trump than favorably, according to a survey of public attitudes in three-dozen countries that comes as Trump p
The recent Financial Finesse report found far lower financial wellness scores among African Americans and Hispanics than whites and Asian Americans.
The Fed has created very significant unintended consequences, which have undermined the US [economy’s] ability to grow and lift the standard of living.
The biggest threat for the UK economy is consumer debt as credit card lending, loans and car finance have all grown at a faster pace than wages in recent year, the Bank said.
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