| Apr 30, 2013
| 6:45 AM
WASHINGTON -- The Eurozone's unemployment rate hit a record high of 12.1% in March as the region continued to struggle with recession, government officials said Tuesday.
The seasonally adjusted jobless rate for the 17-nation group topped the previous...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 8:19 AM
WASHINGTON -- Consumer confidence rebounded in April as Americans felt better about the economy's short-term prospects and their own incomes, the Conference Board said Tuesday.
The group's Consumer Confidence Index rose to 68.1 this month after dropping...
| Feb 10, 2013
THE BEST WAY TO PORTLAND, ORE.
From LAX, Alaska, Southwest, Virgin America and United offer nonstop service to Portland. Southwest also offers direct service (stop, no change of plane);connecting service (change of plane) is offered on Southwest,...
| May 2, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Virgin Atlantic Airways has tapped fashion designer Vivienne Westwood to redesign its uniforms the airline announced Thursday.
The partnership between the two British brands will result in newly designed -- and eco-friendly -- uniforms for about 7,500...
| May 3, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Kobe Bryant looked dapper in his tux Thursday night at "An Unforgettable Evening" in L.A. He had to accessorize with crutches, thanks to the torn Achilles that knocked him out of the NBA playoffs, but he seemed to take it in stride as he posed with...
| May 3, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Add U.S. Cellular to the long list of mobile networks that offer the iPhone.
After being exclusive to AT&T for nearly four years, the iPhone is now available from nearly every phone carrier in the country, with U.S. Cellular being the latest to join the...
| Jan 6, 2013
THE BEST WAY TO CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA
From LAX, connecting service (change of planes) to Cape Town is available on British, Virgin Atlantic, Lufthansa, Air France, Emirates and Turkish. Restricted round-trip fares generally fall between $979 and $1,...
| Aug 1, 2012
As shipments go, it was routine — about half a ton of supplies — except it was delivered by the first commercial flight to the International Space Station. SpaceX partnered with NASA in this new model, the brainchild of Elon Musk, who's behind...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 9:33 PM
Zynga may be following the money, exploring the world of online gambling. But a dive into the legally murky area of online betting is not likely to be imminent....
| Jan 30, 2012
| 4:35 PM
How Kobe Bryant might explain Kobe system to Metta World Peace...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Pop & Hiss took a peek at rehearsals for Clive Davis' annual Pre-Grammy Gala, which features Brandy and Monica as headliners. The two R&B divas recently reunited nearly 14 years after the success of their chart-topping duet "The Boy Is Mine," for a new...