Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image

| May 27, 2019

Scroll to top

Top

LA Times Archives - Page 1208 of 1381 -

Lululemon CEO Christine Day to step down after sheer-pants scandal

June 10, 2013 |

Lululemon Athletica Inc.’s black yoga pants may have made a comeback after being recalled for being too sheer, but the same can’t be said for the company’s chief executive, Christine Day.

    


L.A. Times – Business

Booz Allen Hamilton shares fall after worker tells role in NSA leak

June 10, 2013 |

Shares of consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton were down on midday trading Monday after an employee, Edward Snowden, admitted that he leaked classified information about secret domestic surveillance by the government.

    


L.A. Times – Business

Wealthy to cut back on buying stuff, spend more on experiences

June 10, 2013 |

Wealthy shoppers wiill refrain from scooping up expensive handbags, shoes and other discretionary items even as the economy recovers and the stock market soars, a study found.

    


L.A. Times – Business

Financial help for patients fighting cancer

June 10, 2013 |

There are many resources available to cancer patients to help lower their costs while undergoing treatment.

After finding a lump in her breast, Laura Wells had to wait nearly six months before getting a confirmed diagnosis of cancer.

    


L.A. Times – Business

Equity investment program can help you buy that house

June 10, 2013 |

The REX HomeBuyer program provides up to half of the down payment and will share in the profit or loss on the home when you sell.

Are you ready to bet that the great housing recession is finally over and that values are rising again? If so, some of the nation’s largest institutional investors are ready to roll the dice with you.

    


L.A. Times – Business

Fees for airline extras have made the trip to Europe

June 10, 2013 |

Passengers of the major carriers there are facing the kinds of charges — for checked bags, seat upgrades and onboard food — that those in the U.S. do.

The era of passenger fees — charges for checked bags, seat upgrades and onboard food — began to take hold in the U.S. when airlines tried to offset their losses from surging fuel prices in 2008.

    


L.A. Times – Business

2014 Subaru Forester remains more rugged than refined

June 9, 2013 |

The crossover’s improved fuel efficiency, greater space and safety make it a sales hit. But its exterior looks odd and its interior has a basic feel.

Subaru, long the bastion of all-wheel drive and rugged practicality, is an automaker on a hot streak. And the all-new 2014 Forester crossover shows every sign of becoming another sales hit.

    


L.A. Times – Business

San Onofre shutdown will mean tight electricity supplies

June 9, 2013 |

The San Onofre nuclear plant had produced about 9% of California’s power.

SACRAMENTO — Southern California residents will have to get serious about energy conservation, particularly this summer, now that the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station has been permanently shut down.

    


L.A. Times – Business

Apple has something to prove at developers conference

June 9, 2013 |

This time last year, Apple seemed invincible. Its stock has since plunged, but developers are still eager for details about iOS 7 and the expected iRadio music streaming service.

Chief Executive Tim Cook likes to say Apple Inc. has an advantage over competitors because it does three things well: hardware, software and services.

    


L.A. Times – Business

‘Dexter’ star opts for a home with killer views in Los Feliz

June 9, 2013 |

Actor Michael C. Hall buys a restored Spanish Colonial home in Los Feliz for $ 3.825 million.

Michael C. Hall of “Dexter” fame has bought a restored home in Los Feliz for $ 3.825 million.

    


L.A. Times – Business