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  • Monday's TV Highlights: 'Mike & Molly' on CBS

    Monday's TV Highlights: 'Mike & Molly' on CBS
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Nov. 24 - 30, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     -------------------- SERIES Dancing With the Stars This new...
  • Navigate foreign airports, train stations with Google Street View

    Navigate foreign airports, train stations with Google Street View
    If you're traveling abroad this holiday season and aren't familiar with the airport or train station you'll be passing through, Google may be able to help. The Mountain View, Calif., tech company announced this week that it has updated its Street View...
  • Deadly storm disrupts thousands of flights, may snarl holiday travel

    Deadly storm disrupts thousands of flights, may snarl holiday travel
    More than 200 flights were canceled and more than 5,000 were delayed by a deadly storm that is on track to pounce on the East Coast on the busiest travel day of the year. The airports hardest hit by the cancellations and delays so far were Charlotte...
  • Taking a pass on Black Friday

    Taking a pass on Black Friday
    It's Black Friday, and that means hordes of bargain-craving shoppers will lay siege to retailers large and small. Or not. While there have been plenty of recent stories in the media attesting to the idea that Black Friday is one of the busiest...
  • US Airways faces labor strife ahead of airline merger

    US Airways faces labor strife ahead of airline merger
    Only days before US Airways is set to officially merge with American Airlines, a labor dispute threatens to complicate the plan to create the world's largest airline. A machinists union for US Airways has asked members of Congress to help settle a...
  • Review: The Coen brothers' 'Inside Llewyn Davis' doesn't miss a beat

    Review: The Coen brothers' 'Inside Llewyn Davis' doesn't miss a beat
    As much as any directors working today, the brothers Coen, Ethan and Joel, are unmistakable auteurs, filmmakers who place their own distinctive stamp on everything they do. But while the bleak, funny, exquisitely made "Inside Llewyn Davis" echoes...
  • Tips on how to steer clear of airline fees

     Tips on how to steer clear of airline fees
    Airline fees can certainly take some of the joy out of the holidays. Travel, already difficult because of decreased capacity and increased ticket prices (about 2% higher this year, according to Rick Seaney, the founder of FareCompare.com), becomes even...
  • Home-cooked Comfort Food

    Home-cooked Comfort Food
    The air is crisp, the leaves are turning, and comfort food seems to be roasting or baking everywhere.  Thanksgiving is the perfect blend of family, friends and good food, so it’s no wonder many people claim it as their favorite holiday.  Today,...
  • DWP changes lenient sick day policy after demands from City Hall

    DWP changes lenient sick day policy after demands from City Hall
    Responding to public criticism of an unusually generous sick pay policy, Los Angeles' Department of Water and Power said Wednesday it will immediately begin requiring employees to provide a doctor's note for absences of three or more days. The rule...
  • DWP's unlimited sick pay policy costs millions

    DWP's unlimited sick pay policy costs millions
    Los Angeles' Department of Water and Power has paid thousands of employees a total of $35.5 million since 2010 in extra sick days under an unusual program that the utility's top executive acknowledges has been vulnerable to abuse. DWP employees...
  • Under pressure, L.A. DWP says it will tighten up sick pay policy

    Under pressure, L.A. DWP says it will tighten up sick pay policy
    Beginning tomorrow, the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power will require employees who are out sick for three days or more to provide a doctor's note. The change comes less than a week after The Times reported that a 32-year old policy has allowed...