| Mar 14, 2014
| 12:04 PM
SeaWorld Entertainment Inc., which has been under attack over its treatment of killer whales, reported a slight drop in attendance in 2013 but collected record revenue from higher ticket prices and in-park spending.
For the year, the Orlando, Fla.-based...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 12:26 PM
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One of Neil Young’s not-so-whimsical mottoes has long been “Quality — whether you want it or not,” but it appears there’s a population of music fans that does want it,...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 5:51 PM
RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil's currency is called the real, which in Portuguese means both "royal" and, simply, "real."
But with prices skyrocketing ahead of the World Cup finals this summer, some locals in this famed beach city have created a mock...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 9:38 PM
You've got a red carpet, you've got the USC marching band, you've got KISS lighting up the inky night while standing inside what looks to be some sort of fire-breathing insect.
Kings fans Giselle Bishop and Christina Dean celebrated it all in...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 7:13 PM
Home prices nationally posted their best year since 2005, but signs are growing that the housing rebound has stalled.
Prices in the 20 largest metro areas have dropped slightly for two months in a row, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller index, a...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 4:21 PM
Los Angeles Modern Auctions (LAMA), which sold 86% of the nearly 400 lots offered in its Sunday sale, reported the highest total in its 22-year history Monday, realizing $5.12 million in sales, including commissions.
The surprise of the show was the...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 6:50 AM
Home prices fell slightly across large U.S. cities in December from a month earlier, further evidence that the housing market cooled to close the year, according to a closely watched index.
The S&P/Case-Shiller index of 20 large U.S. metropolitan areas,...
| Feb 23, 2014
The Dodgers may have suspended season-ticket sales, but that doesn’t mean you'll be left at the gate when it comes to individual-game tickets.
If you’re looking for tickets for a game at Dodger Stadium, here’s how to buy them:...
| Feb 24, 2014
Los Angeles uses less water per capita than any other U.S. city with more than 1 million people: about 123 gallons per person per day. Although the city is setting an example for the rest of the state, it can do much more. California is in a severe...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Dear Liz: Recently I've paid off almost $20,000 in credit card debt and am determined not to go down that path again. Because I haven't used these cards in a while, though, I'm starting to get notifications from the credit card companies that they're...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 12:16 PM
It’s now cheaper to rent than own.
Across a large swath of Southern California, owning a house has become less attractive financially in the wake of rapid home price gains last year, according to a new study.
The mortgage payment on a median-...