With idled cargo ships piling up along the coastline, President Obama ordered his labor secretary to California to try to head off a costly shutdown of 29 West Coast ports.
Online real estate websites Zillow and Trulia could join forces as soon as next week after federal antitrust regulators blessed their merger.
Plans to build an NFL-caliber stadium in Inglewood — a well-guarded secret just weeks ago — are moving at lightning speed and could get approval from city leaders as soon as at a Feb. 24 council meeting.
Plans to build an NFL-quality football stadium in Inglewood cleared another hurdle Thursday as election officials confirmed that enough petition signatures had been verified to put the initiative on the ballot.
Foreclosures in Southern California hit their highest level in two years in January, according to new data out Thursday. But market-watchers say it's more a matter of lenders clearing their books than a new wave of bad loans.
By the plodding standards of big development in Southern California, the plan to build a football stadium in Inglewood is moving at a brisk pace.
Sales of newly built homes hit their fastest pace in 6 1/2 years in December, another sign that the housing market may pick up speed in 2015.
The bid to put a professional football stadium in Inglewood gained speed Monday as organizers filed more than twice as many signatures as they needed to put the project to a vote.