L Brands Rise Modestly on Comps Gain
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 12:10:08 -0700Shares of L Brands were moderately up by 0.5% following better-than-expected comparable-store sales performance for February. However, it is to be noted that the comparable-store sales growth rate decelerated ...
L.A. Marathon runners sweat through hottest race day in decade
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 22:13:57 -0700They’ve fought torrential rain and strong winds before, but L.A. Marathon runners have rarely seen the heat they did Sunday ? or the large number of first-aid calls the warm weather produced.
L.A. Marathon: Painful finish for some runners and their fans
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 14:33:17 -0700Two portable medical facilities set up near the L.A. Marathon’s finish line in Santa Monica were packed Sunday afternoon with injured and dehydrated runners seeking relief from the 26.2-mile race.
L.A. Law out on DVD
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 09:04:38 -0800"L.A. Law" had buzz right from the moment it premiered in 1986. The groundbreaking TV show is now on DVD.
L.A. Marathon winner Amane Gobena of Ethiopia is prize-possessed
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 16:02:56 -0700Intent on winning not just women's race but also gender challenge bonus, she does both to earn $75,000. Countryman Gebo Burka is men's winner. Amane Gobena glanced over her shoulder several times as she approached the final stretch of Sunday's L.A. Marathon. ? ? ? ?
L.A. Fashion Week bringing in big names despite lesser known reputation
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 21:27:09 -0700Now that the Oscars are over, L.A.'s real fashion show is about to begin. VIPS from the worlds of retail, media and showbiz have converged on Los Angeles this past weekend for the launch of Style Fashion Week at L.A. Live: five days of runway shows, product launches and installations, all spotlighting dozens of designers, brands and local businesses.
L.A. heat wave sets record high, takes toll on marathon
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 11:25:33 -0700With Southern California in the midst of a mini-heat wave, Los Angeles set a record high Sunday, the National Weather Service said.
L.L. Bean reports 2013 sales gain of 3 percent
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 10:03:36 -0800L.L. Bean, a Maine-based retailer known for its outdoor gear and apparel, reported fiscal 2013 sales of $1.56 billion, up 3 percent from 2012 as consumers continued to snap up its famous boots. During the year, L.L.Bean Boot production was at an all-time high, the company said. Also doing well were L.L. Bean’s hunting and fishing products. The reason? People are continuing to spend more time ...
L-3 Acquires Data Tactics Corporation
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 06:00:00 -0800L-3 Communications announced effective today that it has acquired Data Tactics Corporation. The business, renamed L-3 Data Tactics, is a specialized provider of Big Data analytics and cloud computing solution services, primarily to the U.S.
L.A. Marathon is the starting line for Alfredo Garcia Jr.
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 19:50:54 -0800Inspired after seeing runners in the third annual event in 1988, Garcia of Lomita takes up the sport. Last year he ran his 100th 26.2-mile event in L.A., and he is set to do it again Sunday. The love affair started in 1988 near the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. ? ? ? ?