| Jan 28, 2013
| 8:33 AM
A state lawmaker is proposing legislation that would seek to create an early earthquake warning system for California. Details were expected to be released at a news conference Monday. Earthquake experts welcomed the attention from Sacramento....
| Mar 4, 2013
| 12:54 AM
American Airlines' flight engineer Frank Nusser, left, and Capt. Don Young wait by their aircraft for fog to lift at Los Angeles International Airport....
| Mar 31, 2013
| 6:30 AM
This online service gives travelers an easy way to earn airline mileage while booking a hotel stay.
What it does: It's a global hotel booking website that entices you with airline mileage points in exchange for your business....
| Mar 31, 2013
Here are some tips to add to your storehouse of money-saving knowledge. For instance, you can get money back when a hotel room rate drops. Or you may be able to get free airline lounge passes or a hotel upgrade. Here's how.
Getting money back if the...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 4:48 PM
Here's a question for you: Is there a single example of consumer prices going down and market competition increasing after deregulation of a U.S. industry?
I'm serious. The phone industry? The cable industry? Regulatory oversight for both was eased...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:00 PM
As his American Airlines flight approached LAX on Sunday, Chris Goldberg shot this photo above the California clouds — before he had to turn off all electronic devices.
Each week, we're featuring photos of Southern California submitted by readers....
| May 28, 2013
| 12:28 PM
Rebecca Hall, fresh off her turn as a brilliant biologist in "Iron Man 3," will make her Broadway debut playing a murderess in a revival of "Machinal."
Penned by American journalist and playwright Sophie Treadwell, the expressionist drama is based on...
| Mar 3, 2013
You keep hearing about people who take these fabulous trips (see story) and they don't pay a penny — or very many pennies. You have miles, but you don't seem to be getting much, well, mileage out of them.
For the last seven years, my life has been...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 11:31 AM
The island of Barbados offers the most authentic Caribbean experience, with its exceptionally rich culture and history rooted in remarkable landscapes. Home to some of the world’s best beaches, the island stands as a premier destination for...
| May 27, 2013
If you buy an airline ticket and need to change or cancel your itinerary, you could be in for an even more unpleasant surprise.
Most travelers buy nonrefundable tickets because they cost considerably less than refundable tickets. But a couple of...
| Dec 11, 2012
Remember when you liked to fly? Bill Knauer does.
Knauer, 76, of Laguna Niguel, spent his career in the food industry. He hopscotched all over the country peddling his wares.
Fun fact: Knauer says he was the young Swanson executive who introduced TV...