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GOVERNMENT: Operator facing loss of L.A. facilities seeks do-over on process.
Parking contractor has lots to lose as city plans to bring in different facility management.
Early classroom focus will work to develop skilled employees, writes David Crippens
Coast firms try to head off galloping regulators
Coastal property owners and business groups battle bill that would let state commission levy fines without a court’s OK.
OP-ED: Out-of-state pro athlete’s workers’ comp claims put stress on California’s system.
Out-of-state athletes are scoring healthy workers’ comp payouts in California, warns Gary L. Toebben.
Narrowed field helps oil companies run up prices, according to Charlie Feder.
Paving the way for a major change to the city’s skyline, the Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday approved the controversial development of two skyscrapers that will tower over Hollywood’s famed Capitol Records building.
The Port of Los Angeles announced it was starting a grant program to help fund organizations benefiting the Harbor area.
INVESTMENT: Ray Irani sues friend over megamansion mess.
Ousted oil exec Ray Irani says he’s owed millions for pumping up his friend’s real estate business.
Fatburger CEO Andy Wiederhorn finds proposed changes to the state franchising law tough to swallow.
Non-profit, restaurants promote preservation with food giveaways.
Santa Monica Bay environmental group teams with restaurants to put conservation on the menu.
Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday signed legislation sharply restricting enterprise zone tax credits and replacing them with a sales tax exemption on the purchase of manufacturing equipment.
Jan Perry, who ran unsuccessfully for mayor in the March primary, will run the newly created department, which will focus on small business support, workforce development and job creation.
TRANSPORTATION: Trio of companies accused of operating bandit taxis.
City of Los Angeles looks to put brakes on ride-sharing services but the companies vow to roll on.
The Los Angeles City Council voted Friday to move forward with a potential $59 million tax break for Australian developer Westfield Group LLC, billed as a way for the firm to speed up construction of its Village at Westfield Topanga project.
The Los Angeles City Council postponed until Friday a vote on giving a tax break for Westfield Group that could save the mall developer up to $59 million over 25 years.