Frustration and legal challenges over the network of doctors and hospitals for Obamacare patients have marred an otherwise successful rollout of the federal healthcare law in California.
On a dusty clearing between a fallow wheat field and wilting orange groves, Steve Arthur's crew of two mud-splattered well drillers worked furiously to deliver a lifeline to another despondent farmer.
Sometimes airfares are just too good to be true.
Wages for professional services workers rise as an improving economy spurs hiring.
In one of the largest transactions of its type in the state this year, a luxurious new high-rise apartment and retail complex in Koreatown has sold for $283 million.
Satellites about the size of a loaf of bread may one day explore space, propelled across the vast expanse by an unfurled sail.
Cigarette giant Reynolds American Inc. agreed to purchase rival Lorillard Inc. for $27.4 billion, gobbling up additional market share as Americans smoke less. The deal, announced Tuesday, combines the second- and third-largest American tobacco companies, creating a cigarette behemoth with a projected $11-billion-plus in annual revenue. The cash, stock and debt transaction is likely to face scrutiny from regulators, analysts said. ------------ FOR THE RECORD An earlier version of this post said Imperial Tobacco Group was buying Reynolds’ Maverick and Blu eCigs brands. Those brands belong to Lorillard, and Lorillard is selling them. The post also misidentified Blu eCigs as Blue...