Businesses Near STAPLES Center Look To Cash In On NBA, NHL PlayoffsBusinesses around Staples Center are bracing for a big weekend with four playoff games scheduled in as many days.
Stunning Move -- Is Toyota Planning On Leaving Torrance For Texas?The move would be a huge blow to California's economy.
California Foreclosure Starts Rise This Year A research firm says California home foreclosure starts increased from January through March after plunging to an eight-year low in the previous quarter.
‘2020’ Report: Port Merger, Minimum Wage Hike Would Jump-Start EconomyThe 2020 Commission threw its support behind a minimum wage increase and combining the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach to return the region to prosperity.
Gas Prices Spike To Highest Level Since Summer Of 2013The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County rose Wednesday to its highest amount since last summer, according to industry officials.
Calif. Unemployment Dips, 30K Jobs Lost In January California's unemployment rate decreased to 8.1 percent in January despite the loss of 31,000 jobs statewide, according to figures released Friday.
Study: Hard Times Drive Adult Kids To Return Home More than 2.3 million adult children are living with their parents in California, a 63 percent increase since the Great Recession began seven years ago.
'Tonight Show' Set For Final Sign-Off From BurbankWhen "Tonight Show" host Jay Leno signs off for the final time on Thursday night, hundreds of jobs in the city of Burbank will also be saying goodbye.
Long-Awaited South LA Shopping Center Set For Debut City officials are hoping a $20 million shopping center project set to open for business in South Los Angeles will spur the local economy and attract investors.
Skiers, Snowboarders Rush To Slopes As Snow Falls In Local MountainsAmid a dry winter in Southern California, fresh snow is spreading optimism in the local mountain communities.
SoCal Families Losing Unemployment Checks Desperate To Make Ends MeetThe end of unemployment checks for more than a million people on Saturday is driving out-of-work Americans to consider selling cars, moving and taking minimum wage work after already slashing household budgets and pawning personal possessions to make ends meet.
Report: $500B Output From Hollywood, Arts Sector Eclipses Tourism IndustryThe U.S. economy should be singing "Hooray for Hollywood," according to new data from the federal government.
Shoppers Line Up Early For Black Friday DealsRetailers across Southern California opened their doors early Friday for what is considered the unofficial start to the Christmas shopping season.
Calif. Jobless Rate Increases To 8.9 PercentCalifornia's unemployment rate rose for the second consecutive month in August, to 8.9 percent, even as the state added more than 29,000 jobs, the state Employment Development Department said Friday.
Jobless Rate Expected To Inch Downward Despite Sluggish Housing RecoveryA slower-than-expected recovery in the housing market and looming health care reform deadlines could limit economic growth in California, according to a report released Thursday.