| Apr 2, 2014
| 11:53 AM
Amazon.com on Wednesday jumped into the crowded world of video-streaming devices by announcing the Fire TV, a $99 set-top box.
The Amazon Fire TV will now go head to head against the Apple TV, the Google Chromecast and four Roku devices. These devices...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 1:20 PM
Four Orange County community colleges that offer fashion design and merchandising programs are joining forces to showcase their students' work in the first OC Colleges Fashion Week.
The week is scheduled to kick off Saturday with a reception at 7 p.m....
| Apr 1, 2014
| 3:45 PM
Quiksilver announced Tuesday that it had ended its more than 20-year sponsorship of surfer Kelly Slater.
Slater, one of the world’s most recognizable surfers and athletes, has been sponsored by the Huntington Beach-based action sports company...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 9:43 PM
It's lunchtime at Washington Preparatory High School in Los Angeles, but 16-year-old Parrish Jackson has barely touched her turkey burger and apricots.
She's dumping them into the trash can.
The apricots are "sour," the junior says. The meat is...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 4:01 PM
Suit-and-tie guys don't traditionally have a lot of real estate to accessorize -- the wrist, the lapel and occasionally the left breast pocket. That's why a recently launched collaboration between Cole Haan and Hook + Albert -- a la carte leather shoe...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:48 AM
L'Wren Scott, Mick Jagger's girlfriend and a prominent fashion designer whose fans included some of the most powerful women in America, was found dead in an apartment in New York City on Monday morning, according to police and local media reports.
| Mar 18, 2014
| 7:50 AM
Apple tweaked its product lineup Tuesday morning, replacing the $399 iPad 2 with its fourth generation iPad and introducing a cheaper 8-gigabyte iPhone 5c model in European markets.
The Cupertino tech giant said it will no longer sell the iPad 2 model,...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 2:48 PM
GQ magazine recently announced its 2014 best new menswear designers in America, a list on which Los Angeles is more than well represented.
The quartet that makes up the class of 2014 includes two L.A.-based labels -- John Elliot's skate-culture-...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 1:09 PM
Looking for an upwardly mobile set of wheels that won’t drain your bank account? A certified pre-owned vehicle might be the answer. CPO programs make aspirational autos attainable while still offering you a ride that’s near-new both...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 11:51 AM
BlackBerry swung to a loss and reported a decline in revenue in its fourth quarter, but Chief Executive John Chen greeted the results with optimism.
"I am obviously extremely pleased with the Q4 results because it put us on the track and if not,...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 1:54 PM
Online recipe organization. Maybe, like me, you're new to it. Even though I work with recipes professionally, I've been hesitant to go completely digital. I'm used to working from books. Paper is comforting to me.
So the other day, when I found I...