Sep 24, 2013 California's pricing system for milk gives cheese makers the lowest price for milk -- a holdover from the Depression era, when making cheese was a way to use up surplus milk. But now cheese makers are dairies' biggest customers, and still get the low price.
Sep 23, 2013 New trends in luxury investing. But while collecting rare collectibles may be fun, don't give up on stocks and bonds -- these 'passion investments' don't add too much heft to your portfolio.
Sep 20, 2013 California becomes the first state to regulate -- and, therefore, recognize -- ride-sharing made possible by apps Uber and Lyft.
Sep 11, 2013 Golden State legislators are voting on whether to weaken a key law protecting the environment. Many say the law has been abused.
Sep 3, 2013 A group of unemployed workers in France developed a new tactic to put themselves in front of potential employers.
Aug 27, 2013 Wildfires are burning across the West and are expected to get worse as global temperatures rise. One problem: people living in high-risk fire zones.
Aug 19, 2013 A continuing goal and a heated debate in the tech world: Can robots truly create art? And what does that even mean?
Aug 14, 2013 A new art exhibit in Los Angeles looks at the history of housing in America and how our views on the home have changed over time.
Aug 8, 2013 The city of Detroit has brought in Christie's to appraise its art collection to help bail the city out of its $18 billion debt.
Aug 8, 2013 Richmond, Calif., is trying to help distressed homeowners by reducing the principal on their mortgages using eminent domain.