| Dec 9, 2012
By some accounts, most Americans have done it. They've repacked, rewrapped and resent unwanted presents to a new recipient.
A survey in October 2011 by home fashion retailer HomeGoods found that more than half of the 1,000-plus respondents had regifted,...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 11:52 AM
It's an auspicious occasion for the Man of Steel. Exactly 75 years ago today, Superman made his debut in “Action ......
| May 30, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Superman is getting a new logo for his 75th anniversary. Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment today unveiled a new commemorative […]...
| May 24, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Here's something that might make you wish you had X-ray vision. A Minnesota man found a rare copy of “Action […]...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 8:42 AM
Superman looks good for 75. The Last Son of Krypton's 75th anniversary coincides with the June 14 release of “Man ......
| Jan 28, 2013
| 10:33 PM
A onetime rising star in national labor circles who headed California's biggest union local was convicted Monday on federal charges that he stole tens of thousands of dollars from his low-income members.
Tyrone Freeman, who represented about 190,000...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Brad Newman thinks that people who post lots of reviews on websites such as Yelp or TripAdvisor don't get enough respect from the businesses they write about.
So he's come up with his own business, a Manhattan Beach company called ReviewerCard that...
| May 27, 2013
| 6:14 PM
Glenn Egelko used Ticketmaster to buy tickets to a matchup this month at the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena between the United States and Iranian wrestling teams.
This was real wrestling — the kind that used to be part of the Olympics until...
| May 29, 2013
| 10:14 AM
A 16-year-old went on quite the joy ride after snagging his dad's credit card and racking up a $54,000 bar tab during a one-night club binge in Japan.
The teenager and a friend made the rounds at some hostess clubs, where he paid to sit and drink with...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 11:31 AM
The island of Barbados offers the most authentic Caribbean experience, with its exceptionally rich culture and history rooted in remarkable landscapes. Home to some of the world’s best beaches, the island stands as a premier destination for...
| May 19, 2013
| 8:00 AM
In last week's On the Spot column, letter writer Nancy Jones said she was going to London and expressed concern about whether her credit cards would work because they are not Chip and PIN (personal identification number). She said she didn't want to carry...