| May 13, 2013
| 4:40 PM
McDonald's has announced it will add three new Quarter Pounder burgers to its menu and take off the Angus Prime third-pound burgers. With the new chicken wraps and egg white, whole grain McMuffins also on the menu, maybe no one will notice the new burgers...
| May 14, 2013
| 1:02 PM
A lone paparazzo stood under a neon sign just outside the large red doors of Chi Lin on Sunset Boulevard, where the new Chinese restaurant opened Monday night. He looked around, camera ready, reminding patrons they were on the Westside.
Alas, there were...
| May 14, 2013
| 3:54 PM
The McDonald's McRib sandwich has managed to gain a following that would rival that of the Beatles in the '60s, but this summer, the sandwich is getting some competition. Burger King is announcing its 2013 summer menu items Thursday, and they will include...
| May 16, 2013
| 6:57 AM
After the coffee. Before my last day of upfront presentations. Phew!
The Skinny: I love New York but it seems to have gotten even more crowded since I left years ago. I can't deal! Thursday's headlines include CBS's new fall schedule and a restructuring...
| May 17, 2013
| 7:20 PM
This story starts at a point in time that most observers predicted it would end. The year was 2002. The Internet party was long over. Pets.com and other high-flying digital darlings were defunct. It was the dark days for the few survivors of the dot-com...
| May 8, 2013
| 8:10 AM
McDonald’s had another rough month as sales at restaurants open more than a year slid in April, a month after the world’s largest burger company said the gauge dipped 1% during its first quarter.
This time, the Oak Brook, Ill., chain...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 9:14 AM
After at least two burglaries in which cooking grease was stolen from a McDonald's in Hemet, the owner decided to stake out the restaurant last week after business hours. At about 1:50 a.m. Thursday, the owner called police and said......
| Oct 17, 2012
Been to a concert at the Wiltern? Toured downtown's movie palaces? Love the Central Library? You can thank the Los Angeles Conservancy that they're still here. And for 20 of the conservancy's 34 years, Linda Dishman has been its executive director,...
| Mar 17, 2013
Perched on the Pacific Ocean roughly midway between Los Angeles and San Francisco, Cambria is charming — full of local boutiques, not chain stores; fresh, inventive restaurants, no McDonald's in sight; art galleries, studios and a series of small-...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 12:23 PM
A landmark mural outside a McDonald's restaurant in Huntington Beach had to be painted over after it was vandalized....
| Aug 30, 2012
| 9:04 AM
Chalk up another item on the Glendale bear’s ever-growing list of favorite foods. In addition to honey and bacon, California Fish and Game officials lured the 400-pound black bear into a culvert trap using a McDonald’s Happy Meal, a...