Gas Prices Continue Dive As Crude Oil Falls Below $50 Per BarrelCrude oil slipped to below $50 per barrel for the first time in five years, and experts predict prices at the pump could remain in the $2 range into the spring.
'Bait & Switch' Suit Alleges Health Insurers Mislead Consumers A lawsuit filed against Cigna and Blue Shield of California claims that health insurers engaged in a "bait and switch" scheme that left patients with a stack of medical bills and no coverage.
County Approves Recommendation To Form Independent Office Of Child ProtectionThe recommendation was among dozens made by the Blue Ribbon Commission on Child Protection and was approved in a 4-1 vote by the Board Tuesday.
Inspector General Tapped As Watchdog For LA County JailsCounty officials appointed a veteran public corruption prosecutor Wednesday to provide oversight and monitoring of the largest Sheriff's department in the nation.
Watchdog Alleges Google Leaked Personal Data To App Developers A consumer advocate group on Monday urged California Attorney General Kamala Harris to investigate whether alleged privacy violations by Google were in violation of state law.
Watchdog: 'Facebook Is Trying To Create Its Own Currency'A Westside consumer advocate group isn't laughing as it calls on the world's most popular social networking website to stop issuing "funny money".