LA County Mulls Ban On ‘Maternity Hotels’

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday was considering stronger regulations for so-called maternity hotels where women come from abroad to give birth.


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Tourists Visiting Disneyland, Beaches Help Boost OC Economy

Thousands of tourists visiting Orange County for its beautiful beaches and (of course) Disneyland are helping to boost the local economy.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/02/2013

Thousands of tourists are expected to visit Pasadena during the Rose Bowl and Rose Parade. (credit: CBS)

Tourists Expected To Boost Economy During Pasadena Rose Parade, Bowl

The thousands of tourists expected to visit Pasadena during the Rose Parade and the Rose Bowl are predicted to bring millions to the cash-starved local economy.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/28/2012

KNX On Your Corner

KNX On Your Corner: Santa Monica Tourism

Santa Monica, like many Southern California cities, is a major destination for tourists from all over the world – and those tourists drop some big money on the city.



America’s First Travel Campaign Unveiled In Los Angeles

A $12.3 million marketing campaign designed to lure tourists to the United States was unveiled at the Los Angeles Convention Center Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/23/2012

KNX On Your Corner

KNX On Your Corner: Tourism Dollars

Orange County tourism is generating billions of dollars in revenue. And as KNX 1070’s Mike Landa reports, the city of Anaheim is playing a major role.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/20/2012

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LA Businessman Organizes Tour Of Areas Undamaged By Quake And Tsunami In Japan

A Los Angeles businessman was so touched by a plea for American tourists to visit undamaged sections of Japan near the earthquake and tsunami zone that he is organizing a low-cost tour for fellow Angelenos .


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KNX On Your Corner: Hollywood Tourism

Whether its the Hollywood sign, the Walk Of Fame, or the Kodak Theatre, for many people a visit to Tinseltown is the trip of a lifetime.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/27/2012

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LA Tourism Up In 2011

The number of tourists who visited Los Angeles went up in 2011, a 4.2 percent increase over 2010, and those visitors spent an estimated $15.2 billion.


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KFWB On Your Corner: LA Tourism Revival

While the renaissance in downtown Los Angeles continues with all sorts of plans and projects, it’s already a big hit for tourists both from here and abroad.



KFWB On Your Corner: Queen Mary

KFWB 980’s Michael Shappee reports on one of the top sightseeing destinations in Long Beach.


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KFWB On Your Corner: Tourism In Long Beach

Whether it’s the Queen Mary, the beaches, the dining, the Aquarium, the theaters, or the shopping, there’s so much to do and see in Long Beach.


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Tourists Still Flocking To California Despite Budget Woes

Even with soaring unemployment and a massive budget deficit, the state of California
continues to have a thriving tourism industry.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/21/2011

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San Diego Ranked 3rd Best US Vacation Spot; LA Sinks To 17th

Move over, Hollywood: Southern California’s top tourist destination is ready for her close-up.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/04/2011

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LAX, Ports Brace For Plunge In Japan Trade, Tourism

Officials with the Los Angeles Economic Development Corporation say local airports and trade centers will begin feeling the fallout from last month’s devastating quake in coming weeks.





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