| Nov 17, 2013
| 9:03 PM
Opinions about Mercury General Corp. often depend on whether they're coming from investors or consumers.
| Nov 18, 2013
The company: Mercury General Corp.
Headquarters: Los Angeles
Leadership: Gabriel Tirador, chief executive since 2007
2012 revenue: $2.8 billion
2012 net income: $117 million
Stock price: $47.47 at Friday's close...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:46 PM
SACRAMENTO -- Atty. Gen. Kamala D. Harris, one of the state's rising Democratic stars, raked in more than $1.7 million during the first half of 2013 and has $2.7 million in the bank, according to campaign finance reports filed today.
Her haul outpaces...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 8:14 PM
Six of the 11 propositions voters consider Tuesday reflect the handiwork of individual millionaires and billionaires. They put up the cash to get them on the ballot and in some cases have funded almost the entire campaigns Here’s a look...
| Oct 21, 2012
George Joseph must think that the old saw defining insanity as doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result doesn't apply to him — or at least that it's amenable to tweaking.
Joseph, the billionaire nonagenarian founder and...