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Charles Crumpley notes that fracking opponents don’t trust Occidental Petroleum and seconds the emotion.
OP-ED: Activists invoke word ‘fracking’ to get Los Angeles City Council to ban oil industry in city limits.
Los Angeles City Council has broken new ground on fracking panic with a potential ban on oil drilling, writes Dave Quast.
Bill Gunderson shares the story of how Democratic operatives were enlisted to short Herbalife stock.
LAW: Plaintiff attorneys raise costs by going straight to filing.
Reform intended to curb abuse of the Americans With Disabilities Act has not stopped business owners from being sued multiple times for the same infraction.
The Carson City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved a 45-day moratorium on new oil and gas drilling, largely due to concerns about hydraulic fracking.
POLITICS: Proposal would limit owners’ ability to sell properties.
L.A. landlords look to boot a proposed bill that would limit their ability to evict tenants.
Fines levied against Chinese electric vehicle manufacturer BYD Co. Ltd. for violations of state labor requirements were cut by almost two thirds by a California Labor Commissioner Hearing officer, the company announced Thursday.
Influx of Asians driving San Gabriel development
San Gabriel’s booming tourism gives birth to developments.
Mayor Eric Garcetti said today he had launched a global search to fill the executive director position at the Port of Los Angeles.
The Los Angeles City Council voted on Tuesday to ban smoking of electronic cigarettes at all public buildings and restaurants, as well as at parks, playgrounds, beaches, libraries and public schools in the city.
An expansive residential development project in San Pedro nearly 10 years in the making gained final city approval today.
The L.A. City Council renewed its approval on Tuesday for a set of tax breaks for the Village at Topanga project by Australian mall developer Westfield Group.
The Los Angeles City Council on Friday voted overwhelmingly to ban fracking at oil and gas wells in the city until it could be shown the activity would not harm the environment or public health. The vote makes Los Angeles the largest city in the nation to impose a moratorium on the controversial drilling practice.
Two battling business groups in downtown L.A.’s Art District have reached a compromise to create a new business improvement district for the neighborhood, ending a long-running legal dispute.
Federal authorities today announced multiple indictments against state Sen. Ron Calderon and his brother, former Assemblyman Tom Calderon, related to the senator’s alleged acceptance of about $100,000 in bribes.