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
Arak, April 24, IRNA – The Danish ambassador to Tehran said on Sunday due to great industrial capacities in Markazi Province, the future of commercial exchanges between Denmark and Markazi Province w
Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Monday, April 24, and here’s what’s happening across California: TOP STORIES Reality check The twin border cities of Calexico
Workers in New Orleans removed the first of four prominent Confederate monuments Monday morning, becoming the latest Southern institution to sever itself from symbols viewed by many as a represent
For President Trump, is getting funding for a border wall worth shutting down the federal government? I'm Davan Maharaj, editor-in-chief of the Los Angeles Times. Here are some story lines I don't
New classrooms under construction at a charter school in Pacoima mark a moment of truce — even mutual respect — in a hot and cold war between charters and the Los Angeles Unified School District.
Seldom has an effort to alter Los Angeles’ governing blueprint been as clever and underhanded as Charter Amendment C, a little-noticed measure on the little-noticed May 16 city ballot that would c
The government will put under the hammer coal blocks for private coal-to-gas, liquid and polychemical projects this financial year, a top official said today.
It has become commonplace to the point of cliché for pundits to explain in worried tones that smartphones can be addictive. In a recent “60 Minutes” segment, Anderson Cooper interviewed Tristan Ha
It’s only when investors experience severe financial hardships, that they then grasp the danger of risking capital. By selecting stocks with a significant margin of safety, the value investor can prot
Luanda - States and local managers should resort to the private sector to search for partnerships to support public investments, considering the scarcity of financial services the countries are facing
Luanda - The first African natural resource bank, Natrabanc, was opened last Saturday in Luanda to help maintain the African economy and in the conservation and stocking of its natural resources.
This is a glimpse of Vision 2031-32 presented by the NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya to the body#39;s Governing Council, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, at a meeting held yesterd
Luanda - The number of withdrawals from the ATM service reached 113.74 million in the year 2016, while in 2015 it reached 100.787 million, according to information released last Friday by the chairma
The 170mph car built at Honda's Swindon factory and dubbed 'the people's supercar' lapped the infamous Nordschleife track in just 7 minutes 43.8 seconds.
To many people in Calexico, the fence that separates the U.S. and Mexico is neither a bulwark against invasion nor a foreboding stop sign. It's a mundane part of everyday life.
How you feel about Monterey Park’s Cascades Park fountain depends on who you are. To some longtime residents, the multi-tiered waterfall and the Athena statue that tops it are nostalgic reminders
With ruling JD(U), RJD, Congress and even opposition BJP and its NDA partners in support of GST, the House adopted the related Bills to pave way for roll out of GST through voice vote.
Wheat and rice are being sold through PDS (public distribution system) shops, also known as fair price or ration shops, at a highly-subsidised rate of Rs 2 and Rs 3 per kg, respectively, as per the
But he could not provide a specific timeline for the target due to challenges with the distribution and availability of alternative fuels such as liquefied natural gas (LNG) in India, he said.
Paswan#39;s comments follow a meeting with Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis who sought hike in customs duty on tur dal saying farmers are struggling to get even the minimum support price
President Michel Temer insists that a growing corruption scandal in his government will not paralyze Brazil as it struggles to emerge from its deepest recession in history. “B
Tehran, April 24, IRNA – Petroleum Minister Deputy for International and Commercial Affairs announced German company Linde is ready for direct investment in Iran’s petrochemical industry.
The value of the Euro jumped to a five-month high, after the first round of voting in the French presidential election on Sunday. Results indicate that independent pro Europe p
Despite a sequential improvement in realization of Rs 1,500-2,000/tonne, Elara Capital expects operating income of steel manufacturers to be hit on the back of higher coal costs. The brokerage expec
Earlier that day, Mansfield had attended a five-minute divorce hearing with husband, bodybuilder and actor Mickey Hargitay in a Mexico court. The divorce was ruled invalid in California. But after
Californians already carry the nation’s heaviest state income tax burden by far. That’s especially true for the wealthy. But President Trump and Congress could make it a lot more onerous. They’re
The good news is that you should be able to find a lender who would be able to assist, depending on your income and how you would prefer to structure your borrowing.
Ex-Pensions Minister Steve Webb is This Is Money's Agony Uncle. This week, a reader asks why his wife's pension scheme is offering her a £7k lump sum when her pot is worth around £100k.
India#39;s crude oil production in March inched up 0.94 percent to 3.1 million tonnes from a year ago, while natural gas output rose 8.92 percent to 2.75 billion cubic metres, provisional government
If this season ends at the same stage as the last, the Clippers will look back on Sunday night and ask themselves, “What if …?” What if they had closed out Game 4 of their opening-round playoff se
Equipped with comfortable reclining chairs, the 120- seater AC coach will have large automatic food and tea/cold drink vending machines for passengers.
The number of anti-Semitic incidents in the U.S. skyrocketed by 86% in the first three months of the year, according to a new report released Monday by a prominent Jewish civil rights organization
Speaking at a G20 summit meeting of the world#39;s top economies in Washington last week, finance minister Xiao Jie said an increasing number of positive signs were seen in the Chinese economy in the