Analyst: Calif. Budget Gap Could Shorten School Year By One WeekA projected shortfall in state revenues could lead to deep cuts to services statewide and potentially even a shorter school year, an analyst said Wednesday.
Long Beach Unveils Plan To Offset Police, Fire Cuts With Oil CashA group of Long Beach City Council members unveiled a well-oiled plan on Tuesday they've to avoid more cutbacks in police and fire protection.
Hollywood Execs: Bad Movies To Blame For Box Office SlumpIndustry leaders are attributing a steep drop in box office revenue to a weak slate of releases so far in 2011.
Report: Layoffs To Ease Drop In LA RevenuesThe city of Los Angeles faces a mounting tide of red ink, but a new report says that delays in cost-cutting measures are to blame, not weak revenues.