Despite a string of summertime flops, Hollywood is expected to have a banner year at the domestic box office, coming in just shy of $11 billion, the largest annual take ever. But because of higher ticket prices, actual attendance at North American theaters remained flat after a decade of decline.
Global outplacement consultancy Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc. will offer free advice to job seekers on Dec. 26 and 27.
The average U.S. price of gasoline has dipped 2 cents a gallon in the past two weeks after a month of increases.
Federal investigators are looking into what is being called an “extensive” security breach involving Target stores nationwide.
A rebound in the real estate market coupled with rising interest rates are being blamed for a fourth-straight month of sales declines in November, a statewide real estate group announced Tuesday.
Southern California home sales fell in November as investors showed less interest and the supply of properties for sale remained thin compared to last year, a research firm said Monday. Prices held steady from October.
California is one of at least a half-dozen states vying for Boeing’s attention as the aircraft giant selects a production site for its new 777X jetliner.
Small business owners can now get coverage for their employees via California’s health insurance exchange that will kick in as early as Jan. 1, 2014.
An L.A. Superior Court judge has ordered the Sriracha plant to partially shut down after receiving odor complaints from nearby Irwindale residents.
“The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” is a scorching hit at the box office. Lionsgate has released early numbers on what’s expected to be one of the biggest November openings ever.
The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has spent nearly $100 million on a new computerized billing system that has overcharged customers and sparked a flood of complaints.
Disney subsidiary Pixar is laying off up to 5 percent of its 1,200 employees after it pushed back the release of “The Good Dinosaur” to November 2015 from next May.
Three workers were injured Wednesday in an industrial accident at the Tesla factory in Fremont.
Several Southland retailers have put their holiday merchandise on the shelves since before Halloween – even if most are unsure just what to expect.
A Long Beach City Council member is fighting to keep workers at a local Boeing plant on the job.
Angry teamsters say makers of the ultimate driving machine are trying to drive away good-paying jobs and replace them with cheap labor. BMW says it will cut dozens of jobs at its Ontario warehouse.
Toyota on Tuesday announced they were recalling 650,000 Prius models (3004-2007) to fix a faulty cooling pump problem. Officials believe nearly 400,000 of those cars are on the road in the United States. Toyota insisted that the repair is not a recall but rather “a customer satisfaction campaign.”
It may be tough times for the average Joe, but these public servants have capitalized on their personal fortunes to wield major influence in Sacramento.
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It’s the question we’re all faced with when making small talk with strangers: “So what do you do for a living?”
Think of them as the business world’s version of the Hollywood flop: here’s a list of the most expensive mistakes ever.