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Like a sprinkling of Disney’s trademark magic, the hidden-in-plain-sight high-tech special effects in the new “Frozen” musical at Disney California Adventure weave seamlessly and effortlessly into
Tehran, April 29, IRNA- The vice president of Iran's Chamber of Commerce in a meeting with his counterpart from Switzerland’s Canton Ticino urged the expansion of banking relations and utilizing
Hundreds of people gathered in South Los Angeles on Saturday to participate in rallies, marches and other community events commemorating the 25th anniversary of the 1992 Los Angeles riots. Things
April 27, 2017, 5:23 p.m. Philadelphia Chicago Bears swap picks with San Francisco 49ers to select QB Mitchell Trubisky at No. 2 Sam Farmer North Carolina quarterback Mitch Trubisky reacts after b
Things have gotten so bad for Arsene Wenger that the embattled Arsenal manager can’t even look to the heavens for help anymore. When he glanced up during his team’s road loss to West Bromwich Albi
In a Trump administration beset by lost opportunities, muddled strategies and frequent missteps in its first 100 days, one area stands out for its disciplined approach and early successes: the mul
When the Zombies recorded their 1968 album “Odessey and Oracle,” the one the group is performing in its entirety Saturday night at the Ace Hotel in Los Angeles, the last thing the band members wer
Tehran, April 29, IRNA -- Transmission and Distribution of Electric Power in Iran (Tavanir) and South Korean KEPCO Company signed memorandum of understanding (MoU) in the field of electric industry h
Elvira Evers recalls the mayhem on the street and the rising fear that she and her daughter — who clung to her — were in danger. Lionela, almost 6 at the time, remembers people running by with liq
Promising cyclist Chad Young died from injuries sustained during a high-speed crash at the Tour of Gila, the first American rider to die in a prominent North American stage race in nearly two deca
On the same day homicide detectives searched his home, the father of a 5-year-old boy reported missing a week ago in South Pasadena released a statement saying he is desperate to find his son. Ara
World No. 1 Andy Murray lost to Dominic Thiem of Austria 6-2, 3-6, 6-4 in the Barcelona Open semifinals on Saturday. Murray's defeat came a week after he exited the third round at Monte Carlo. Tha
A hacker claims to have stolen the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is the New Black" and is demanding that the video-streaming service pay an unspecified ransom to prevent all the
Thousands of Angelenos are expected to participate in rallies, marches and other community events Saturday commemorating the 25th anniversary of the L.A. riots. Things will get underway at 11 a.m.
Pope Francis left Egypt charmed after a high-stakes, two-day visit during which he embraced Muslim leaders, challenged religious extremists and waved to fans from a blue Fiat instead of his armore
Tehran, April 29, IRNA – Long-term relations between Iranian and European banks are expected to develop especially in financing civil engineering and production projects, Governor of Central Bank of
Tehran, April 29, IRNA -- European Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Cañete said on Saturday that due to Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action reached between Iran and world p
Tehran, April 29, IRNA - Vice Governor of Economic Affairs of the Central Bank of Iran said that the ratio between Iran’s foreign debt and GDP has reached 2.5 percent and the ratio between foreign d
The Dodgers were having a bad game in an already bad season, but it was a typically nice evening to catch a baseball game in Chavez Ravine. More than 36,000 fans packed into Dodgers Stadium to wat
Tehran, April 29, IRNA – During years of sanctions, Iran’s financial market, as one of the main infrastructures of the country, was under unfair attacks, says Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.
The answers to three simple questions can give you insight into your overall financial stress or well-being. Then try behavioral economist Sarah Newcomb's quick exercise for helping improve your minds
The teenage years can be tough, as your children start to become more independent. When it comes to managing their money, give them more and more control until you they are out of the house. Here are
It’s almost May, which means it’s time for cherries, for planning your Cinco de Mayo parties — and for the beginning of Food Bowl, our month-long food festival. To celebrate that, we spent Thursda
A Venice compound made famous on the series “Californication” has sold for $14.6 million, a record for the beachfront neighborhood, public records show. The home, which sits on a lot of 7,500 squa
Tehran, April 29, IRNA – The Fourth Banking and Business Forum Iran and Europe started work on Saturday in IRIB International Conference Center, Tehran.
A dystopian drama debuted, a child star didn’t overdose, an influential director died, a newbie music festival spun into chaos and a union said it might walk off the job. Here’s all that news and
Tehran, April 29, IRNA – Iran inked four Memoranda of Understanding with Czech Republic and Slovak Republic to promote industrial investment and cooperation.
Culture and the Los Angeles riots. Carl Andre’s controversial show at MOCA. And Jeffrey Kahane’s galvanizing rendition of Beethoven. I’m Carolina A. Miranda, staff writer for the Los Angeles Times
The opening sequence for new Starz series “American Gods” is not for the weak-of-stomach. A clan of Viking raiders lands on the shores of what eventually will become America. Infested with flies,
Generally, we do what we need to do. For instance, I’ve been working with the new puppy. Seems the only way to get her to come to me is by falling over and faking my own death. In those cases, she
Named the Hendershot Residence for its first owners, this International-style house in leafy Nichols Canyon was designed by Richard Neutra and later expanded by his son, Dion Neutra. The modernist
Culture and the Los Angeles riots. Carl Andre’s controversial show at MOCA. And Jeffrey Kahane’s galvanizing rendition of Beethoven. I’m Carolina A. Miranda, staff writer for the Los Angeles Times
Deities from ancient Egypt, Europe, Africa and Ireland take the form of overworked cabbies, slippery con men, exasperated homemakers and habitual drunks in the new Starz series “American Gods.” On
On screen, Kirk Douglas was a legendary tough guy. But in his real life he wasn’t afraid to express his emotions, especially to his wife, Anne. That sensitive side is on display in the book “Kirk
New on Blu-ray “I Am Not Your Negro” (Magnolia DVD, $26.98; Blu-ray, $29.98; also available on VOD) One of the most popular documentaries to hit art-house theaters in years, Raoul Peck’s provocati
Mashad, Khorasan Razavi prov, April 29, IRNA - Iran with 800 fishing vessels, ranks second in case of number of fishing vessels in the Indian Ocean after Indonesia.
There are a handful of websites and forums out there claiming to have unearthed impossibly cheap flights thanks to airline glitches - but is it too good to be true?
Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It is Saturday, April 29. Here’s what you don’t want to miss this weekend: TOP STORIES 25 years ago today It’s been a quarter-cent
The government#39;s aim is to ensure power at Rs 3 per unit irrespective of source in the medium term, Power Minister Piyush Goyal said at the annual session of the Confederation of Indian Industry
A little more than two years ago, the primary watchdog over the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department laid out numerous ways the agency was failing to provide the public with basic information a
Parents have sacrificed their financial futures on the altar of their children’s education. The result is a student loan crisis that appears already to have eclipsed the catastrophic proportions of mo
Leonardo is a very successful company in many markets with USD 13 billion in revenues and USD 12 billion of new orders in the pipeline, said Ivan Scalfarotto, Deputy Minister of Economic Development
Not too many commutes stick out in my memory, but I will never forget the drive from downtown Los Angeles to Venice Beach the evening of April 29, 1992, hours after a Simi Valley jury acquitted fo
Tea made from deer antlers may have sickened two Orange County residents with botulism, a serious illness caused by a bacteria that can cause paralysis, breathing difficulty and is potentially dea
The Communities and Local Government Committee found that the market is reliant on an 'alarmingly small' number of firms that have little incentive to increase building rates.
Before the ribbon cutting, Pitchess welcomed a new graduating class of 38 deputies and 11 police officers from six Los Angeles County cities. Sheriff Pitchess served from 1958 till 1982. He died i
Lubango - An agreement amounted at USD 91 million was signed last Friday in Lubango City, southern Huila Province, between the Technical Unit for Private Investment (UTIP) and the Silvestre Tulumba bu
The previously unreported figures will make uncomfortable reading for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the son of a train station tea seller who set out plans to overhaul the world#39;s fourth largest
The huge load of bad loans of public sector banks is not too much of a worryline for the government and a likely solution will be worked out soon, Union minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar said.
India is in the advanced stages of formulating a policy to encourage domestic defence manufacturing and cut import of combat planes, ships and submarines, Union Minister Arun Jaitley said.
Ansari said the new economic policies, including the liberalisation programme, were fostered in a democratic and deliberative environment and India was "now getting used to its much higher rate of g
We’re reminded this week how much some Hollywood celebrities dig houses. Talk show maven Ellen DeGeneres takes them on as projects, lives in them and moves on. Jeremy Renner and Kristoffer Winters
"80 per cent of rural areas are connected to agriculture and we are talking about doubling farmers#39; income. How can we talk about taxing farmers income?" Panagariya told reporters on the sideline
"What is industry doing for job creation? Government makes policies ... I don#39;t see single industrialist starting a factory to produce apparel. "Why China exports USD 175 billion worth apparel we
The first arrest has been made in the violent robbery of Bay Area Rapid Transit passengers by a mob of up to 60 youths on a train a week ago. In a tweet on Friday, BART said a suspect — a minor —
A young man was identified Friday as the suspect in the sexual assault and beating death of an 86-year-old Northern California woman who was remembered as a hero by investigators and neighbors aft
A young man was identified Friday as the suspect in the sexual assault and beating death of an 86-year-old Northern California woman who was remembered as a hero by investigators and neighbors aft
The first arrest has been made in the violent robbery of Bay Area Rapid Transit passengers by a mob of 60 youths on a train a week ago. In a tweet on Friday, BART said a suspect — a minor — was ar
Playmakers from either side of the Los Angeles college football rivalry — and either side of the line of scrimmage — learned their futures Friday on the second day of the NFL draft. USC receiver J
Richard Favela rested his hands over the wooden chip tray lining the craps table as the lights from above glinted off rings adorning his lithe, brown fingers. Favela reached down for the dice and
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