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Tehran, Oct 20, IRNA – Iranian Minister of Road and Urban Development Abbas Akhundi in a meeting with Turkish counterpart Ahmet Arslan reviewed issues of mutual interests, especially goods transit
Ron Curtis, film producer and chief executive of the Jill Stuart clothing line, has put a home in the glamorous Trousdale section of Beverly Hills up for sale at $12.995 million. The gated Midcent
Mezcal, a distilled spirit made from an agave plant native to Mexico, was once regarded as inferior to tequila, its more high-profile, industrialized cousin. It was also known for the worm in the
Have you tried battera sushi? You really should. It’s a brick-shaped thing, vinegared sushi rice pressed into a mold over lightly pickled mackerel and a transparent slip of seaweed, and it’s u
India#39;s fuel demand surged 9.9 percent in September, the biggest expansion in more than one year, after petrol and diesel consumption soared.
UC Irvine senior Ariana Rowlands is buddies with Milo Yiannopoulos, the right-wing provocateur who has sparked campus uproars over free speech. She writes for Steve Bannon’s Breitbart News. And
Maryland has given transportation pioneer Elon Musk permission to dig tunnels for the high-speed, underground transit system known as a hyperloop that Musk wants to build between New York and Wash
After the Dodgers vanquished the Chicago Cubs on the way to their first World Series since 1988, the club’s brain trust was celebrating, not making immediate roster decisions. But before the clu
By the time the Lakers finished their 2016-17 campaign 26-56, their season-opening win over the Houston Rockets was a distant memory. They won more games than they should have early in the season,
Estimates of the effect of the concerted attack on the Affordable Care Act by the Trump administration and congressional Republicans have been theoretical — until now. A survey published Friday
The S&P Biotech Index is up 44% year-to-date, reflecting a strong pipeline of promising remedies that is driving a real health care revolution for patients and investors. But biotech stocks can often
The Trump presidency often plays out as a drama on two levels — a high-decibel reality show coupled with a stumbling, but persistent, effort to achieve conservative policy goals. This week vivid
That's according to reinsurance giant Swiss Re, which itself expects to be hit with a £2.7bn bill for the damage caused by the two Mexican earthquakes and hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.
After years of Republican efforts to undermine the Affordable Care Act, the percentage of adults without insurance has risen.
A weak cold front is bringing rain showers to parched Southern California but forecasters say there will be a quick turnabout as Santa Ana winds develop during the weekend, followed by possible re
Usually, Sonoma County Sheriff’s Deputy Brandon Jones hates rain. But on Thursday afternoon, after a week and a half of answering reporters’ questions about the strong winds and heat driving N
An all-star roster of actors — Tony Hale (“Veep”), Jimmi Simpson (“Westworld”), Molly Shannon (“Saturday Night Live”), J.B. Smoove (“Curb Your Enthusiasm”) and more — was the p
As San Diego’s hepatitis A outbreak has continued to grow, so has a fascination about the identity and importance of “patient zero,” the first person believed to be infected in a surge of il
For any actor, playing a real, living person carries its own special weight. That goes double when you’re chronicling the most traumatic moments in that person’s life. “If you take pride in
You know you need to buy it, but you keep putting it off because it's such a big decision and you don't know where to start. But it doesn't have to be a complicated process. Here are four simple steps
Hi, and welcome to another edition of Dodgers Dugout. My name is Houston Mitchell. I’m not crying, someone’s chopping onions. Game 5 review I don’t know what to say. It has been 29 years sin
U.S. stocks were up slightly in early trading Friday as investors cheered a crop of strong company earnings. Technology companies posted some of the biggest gains. A jump in bond yields also helpe
The opening monologue of “The Rundown With Robin Thede” would have been unthinkable in the Jay Leno and David Lettermen era — if not for its politics then surely for its perspective. Thede i
The Los Angeles-based talent agency APA said Thursday it was investigating an allegation that one of its agents sexually assaulted a young actor a decade ago. Blaise Godbe Lipman, now a filmmaker,
The Boots Meal Deal, a popular staple of the British lunchtime, has seen the price jacked up quietly by the high street chemist, This is Money can reveal.
Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) has come out with a notification to widen the prohibition on direct or indirect import and export from/to North Korea.
UC Irvine senior Ariana Rowlands is buddies with Milo Yiannopoulos, the right-wing provocateur who has sparked campus uproars over free speech. She writes for Steve Bannon’s Breitbart News. And
Sza should have been celebrating. It was the day after her sold-out tour played downtown at the Novo, and she had just learned that her breakout single, “Love Galore,” had gone platinum — ye
The Clippers defeated the Lakers 108-92 in the season opener for both teams on Thursday night at Staples Center. Here are five takeaways from the Clippers’ season-opening victory over the Lakers
Nancy Pelosi has 30 years' worth of insight for women starting out in politics. She's run into plenty of naysayers over the years, but said she hasn't let other people's doubt stop her.Her advi
Fares to Asia just keep getting lower. To wit: a $390 round-trip fare on United, including all taxes and fees, from LAX to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, for winter/spring travel. The catch: You must buy
In the age of digital shopping, Barry Beck, co-founder and chief operating officer of upscale beauty chain Bluemercury, is going another route. He’s betting big on brick and mortar — and Los A
Not many Beverly Hills homes have been compared to a Wienerschnitzel hot dog franchise. That’s what owner Carol Surface termed her four-bedroom, four-bathroom 1964 home before a remodel that con
On Oct. 2, California took a major step to address an emerging public health crisis. That’s the day Gov. Jerry Brown signed a law imposing the first regulations in the country aimed at direct-to
Long before the first Europeans set foot on the shores of Santa Monica Bay, it was, from the mouth of Ballona Creek southward, fronted by massive sand dunes. The Spanish called the area Rancho Sau
India's Forex reserves comprise of foreign currency assets, gold reserves, special drawing rights and the RBI's position with IMF
Thousands of water-logged vehicles will come on the used-care market in the wake of three disastrous hurricanes. Here's what you can do to avoid buying one.
I spent so much time being as frugal as possible — until I realized how much my time was really worth.
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Seasonal train rides for kids and parents are in high demand, many with the "Polar Express" theme based on the popular Chris Van Allsburg's children's book.
It was an offer too good to refuse: Take a helicopter ride from Long Beach to Avalon, then spend the day driving the unpaved back roads of Santa Catalina Island in an SUV. It didn’t matter that
Our weekly look at L.A.'s small-theater scene opens with a modern "eco-feminist" adaptation of "An Enemy of the People," Ibsen's classic about government corruption retold as the story of a Chican
When Elon Musk talks about the future of factory automation at Tesla, he envisions new breeds of robots and smart machines compressed in dense factories with little room for human operators, guide
Here’s a look at what about $1.5 million buys right now in the Eagle Rock, Mar Vista and Mid-Wilshire real estate markets. EAGLE ROCK: Romantic details of this 1920s Spanish-style home include h
Three months ago, Yuriko Koike’s star appeared to be on an inexorable upward trajectory. A year after becoming the first female governor of Tokyo, her new Tokyoites First party had just drubbed
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